Requst for General Contractor Prequalification Submittals- Poe Hall – Fire Protection Systems

North Carolina State University is seeking qualification statements from general contractors for improvements to Poe Hall – Fire Protection Systems, located at 2310 Stinson Drive, in NC State’s north campus precinct.  This multi-phased project installs a Fire Protection System and addresses code deficiencies for the seven-story Poe Hall (built 1970).  Phase 1 installs an electric fire pump and sprinkler riser, with valved stub-outs at each floor to facilitate future renovations by floor.  Phase 1 also adds a new addressable Fire Alarm Control panel that will interface with the existing Notifier 5000 panel.  Site work includes bringing a new fire line to the building, backflow preventer, and repairing/restoring landscape and hardscape.

To qualify, the contractor must have a general contractor’s license in the State of North Carolina as well as applicable bonding requirements.  The contractor must show comparable work experience, both in complexity and dollar value, and preferably in a university campus environment, to the scope of work outlined above.

To be considered, the contractor must obtain an application package from the NC State University Project Manager and submit a fully completed qualification document by 5:00 pm, May 29, 2023, to David Hammock, project manager, by email only to  No hard copies will be accepted.  Application packages will be available electronically after April 30, 2023.  Please contact the project manager via email (preferred) or phone to request a package or download it from the link below.

NOTE: The SCO Prequalification Package has been updated recently.  Please use the project-specific form provided by NC State by the link in the web advertisement.  Submissions on any other form will be considered nonresponsive.

NC State University has an affirmative policy of fostering, promoting, and conducting business with women and minority owned enterprises.  Women and minority contractors are encouraged to participate in the prequalification process.

David Hammock, PE
North Carolina State University
Design & Construction

Download Prequalification Package Here:  Poe Hall – Fire Protection Systems