RFQ: Swansea Recreation Center Indoor Pool CM/GC

Closed February 09, 2022, 11:00 AM

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure (“DOTI), has issued a Request for Qualifications (the “RFQ”) for Construction Management General/Contractor (CM/GC) services for the project named above. RFQ documents will be available for download at www.QuestCDN.com, eBid Document No. 8076871.

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General Statement of Work: Construction Management/General Contractor (CM/GC) services for the natatorium addition and remodel of the Swansea Recreation Center located at 2650 E 49th Ave, Denver, CO 80216. The project includes a building expansion to include an indoor pool and other auxiliary and support services associated with the expanded programming such as offices, dressing rooms, storage, and chemical rooms. A total project budget for the design, construction, and all soft costs of the facility has been established at approximately $15,000,000.00 and construction cost is anticipated at $12,000,000.00.

Elevate Denver is a 10-year, $937 million general obligation bond program approved by voters in 2017, that will enhance the City and County of Denver by providing critical improvements to the City’s infrastructure – improving our roads, sidewalks, parks, recreation centers, libraries, cultural centers, public-owned buildings and safety facilities. More information can be found at www.denvergov.org/elevatedenver.

Virtual Pre-Submittal Meeting on January 11, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. local time.

To access the meeting, please call 720-388-6219 and enter conference ID: ­­­483-985-014#. Click here to join the meeting.

Pre-Bid Meeting Agenda(PDF, 2MB)

Sheet(PDF, 151KB)

Questions Deadline: January 20, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. local time.

Responses are due no later than 11:00 a.m. local time, February 9, 2022 and will ONLY be received and accepted via the online electronic bid service through www.QuestCDN.com. To submit responses, click the online bidding button at the top of advertisement. Consultants must be on the plan holders list through QuestCDN for proposals to be accepted. Consultants will be charged a fee of $15.00 to submit a proposal electronically.

Minority and Women Business Enterprise Participation:

Article III, Division 3 of Chapter 28 of the D.R.M.C. states the Director of the Division of Small Business Opportunity has the authority to establish a project goal for expenditure contracted by the City and County of Denver. The specific goal for this project is:

21% Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprise (MWBE) Participation

Project goals must be met with certified participants as set forth in Sections 28-62 and 28-66 D.R.M.C. or through the demonstration of a sufficient good faith effort under Sections 28-60 and 28-64 D.R.M.C.

A draft utilization plan is required from shortlisted firms only as part of the response to the RFP and it will be scored. DSBO’s approval of the utilization plan will be required prior to receiving an executed contract or notice to proceed.

Contract Administrator: Katie Ragland, DOTI.Procurement@denvergov.org

Prequalification Requirements: Each Contractor must be pre-qualified in category 2B General Building – Occupied Buildings at or above the $15,000,000.00 monetary level in accordance with the City’s Rules and Regulations Governing Prequalification of Contractors. If not already prequalified, the prime Contractor must have submitted a prequalification application a minimum of ten (10) calendar days prior to the submittal due date. Prequalification applications must be submitted via B2Gnow. To view the Rules and Regulations and to obtain a prequalification application, please visit our website at www.denvergov.org/prequalification.


Contracts for construction, reconstruction, and remodeling are subject to the City prevailing wage rate requirements established pursuant to Section 20-76, D.R.M.C.

City contracts are subject to payment of City Minimum Wage established pursuant to Section 20-82 through 20-84 D.R.M.C.

The Consultant shall comply with any and all applicable public emergency or public health orders issued by any federal, state, municipal or local governmental entity, or any department or agency thereof, including the Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) and the Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE).

As the City’s best interests may appear, the Manager of the Department of Transportation and Infrastructure reserves the right to waive informalities in, and to reject any or all, submittals.

Publication Dates:       December 27, 28, 29, 2021

Published In:               The Daily Journal