Advertisement for Bids & Notice of Public Meeting for Proposed Alternate Bids for Preferred Products- McKimmon Center Restroom Renovations

Sealed proposals will be received by NC State University. Attention Robert M. Cwikla, until 3:00 PM on December 12, 2023, in Conference Room 301, Administrative Services III Building 2601 Wolf Village Way, Raleigh, NC 27695, and immediately thereafter publicly opened and read for the furnishing of labor, material, and equipment for the construction of:

NC State University
McKimmon Center Restroom Renovations
SCO ID No.: 22-25847-01A
NC State Project No.: 202220029

The project is for alterations and renovation of restrooms in McKimmon Center on NC State’s South Campus Precinct.  The Scope of Work includes abatement, demolition and general construction, plumbing, HVAC, electrical, and limited fire alarm.

Bids will be received for single prime bid contracts.  All Proposals will be lump sum.


McKimmon Center Restroom Renovations

When: December 12, 2023 at 3:00 pm Eastern Time

The following General Contractors have been pre-qualified to bid this job:

ACH Constructors, LLC, Morrisville, NC

BAR Construction, Greensboro, NC

Berry Building Group, Greenville, NC

CIC Construction Group, Durham, NC

EC Build, LLC, Raleigh, NC

I.L. Long Construction, Winston-Salem, NC

Leslie Construction Co., Raleigh, NC

McDonald York Building Co., Raleigh, NC

McKenna Construction, Morrisville, NC

Riggs-Harrod Builders, Durham, NC

Riley Contracting Group, Cary, NC

Salisbury & Moore Construction, Raleigh, NC

SAMET Corporation, Raleigh, NC

Bid documents are available for examination in the plan rooms:

  1. iSQFT; handles Associated General Contractors plan room.
  2. The local North Carolina offices of Dodge Data and Analytics;
  3. The Eastern Regional Offices of CMD Group in Norcross, GA;
  4. The offices of the Designer: Engineered Designs, Inc. (EDI);
  5. The North Carolina Institute of Minority Economic Development, Inc. (NCIMED) Plan and Resource Center at 114 W. Parrish St., 6th Floor, Durham, NC; 919-956-8889 or 919-287-3036
  6. The Hispanic Contractors Association of the Carolinas (HCAC) in Winston-Salem, Charlotte and Raleigh Areas – 877-227-1680;

Complete plans and specifications for this project in electronic format can be obtained from Tasha Hicks, at Arcadis; 421 Fayetteville Street, Suite 1609, Raleigh, NC 27601 during normal office hours after 10/20/23. Email requests for the electronic documents may be sent to   Complete printed copies may be obtained by those qualified as prime bidders, upon deposit of two hundred dollars, ($200) in cash or certified check with a minimum of 48 hours’ notice to  The full plan deposit will be returned to those bidders provided all documents are returned in BOUND, good usable condition within ten (10) days after the bid date.

Complete or partial printed copies of the project documents can be directly purchased from Document Imaging Systems, Inc. at 231 East Johnson Street, Units E, F, & G, Cary, NC 27513.  The phone number for ordering is 919-460-9440.  Complete or partial sets shall be purchased at the contractor’s expense and will not be refunded.

The State reserves the unqualified right to reject any and all proposals.

North Carolina State University has an affirmative policy of fostering, promoting, and conducting business with minority-owned enterprises.  Minority contractors are encouraged to participate in the bidding process.

The bidder must include completed minority business subcontractor documentation form(s) with their proposal or the bid may be considered non-responsive and invalid.

Pre-Bid Meeting

McKimmon Center Restroom Renovations

When:  November 7, 2023 at 10:00 am Eastern Time

A Pre-bid meeting will be held for all prequalified bidders in Room 301 of the Administrative Services III Building at 2601 Wolf Village Way, Raleigh, NC 27695. The meeting will address project-specific questions.  Attendance is highly recommended but not mandatory.

Notice of Public Meeting for Proposed Alternate Bids for Preferred Products.

McKimmon Center Restroom Renovations

When:  November 7, 2023, at 10:30 am Eastern Time

An open public meeting will be held in Room 301 of the Administrative Services III Building at 2601 Wolf Village Way, Raleigh, NC 27695. The meeting is to identify preferred brand alternates and their performance standards pertinent to this project.

In accordance with GS133-3, Section 64. (C) and State Construction Office procedures the following preferred brand items are being considered as Alternates by the owner for this project: Door hardware (automatic operators and closers) and toilet and bath accessories.  A copy of pertinent sections of the performance standards may be obtained by contacting the designer at the address or phone number noted above.

Robert M. Cwikla
NC State University
Design and Construction