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Request For Qualifications: Construction Manager General Contractor (CM/GC) Services DPL Central Library Renovations

The Department of Public Works, City and County of Denver, has issued a Request for Qualifications (the “RFQ”) for Construction Management General/Contractor (CM/GC) services for the project named above.  A link to the RFQ documents can be found at RFQ documents will be available for download at  eBid Document No. #6104762 at the cost of $15.00.

General Statement of Work: The City and County of Denver (City) is soliciting Requests for Qualifications from qualified firms to provide Construction Management/General Contracting services to renovate the Denver Central Library, located at 10 W. 14th Ave, Denver, CO 80204. The renovations will focus on the lower floors primarily with some improvements and deferred maintenance throughout the building. The building must remain open for business through construction.  Should the City choose to continue to work with the selected firm through the construction phase, then a separate CM/GC agreement will be signed.

About Elevate Denver Bond Program: 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.

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Addendum #1 (PDF)

Addendum #2 (PDF)

A Pre-Submittal Meeting will be held on August 9, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. local time in Conference Room 4.G.2., Wellington E. Webb Building, 201 West Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO  80202.  Interested firms are encouraged to attend.  Firms are responsible for any information conveyed at this meeting.  No site visit will be held for interested candidates. Candidates are welcome to visit the public spaces of the facility during normal working hours. No tours or special access will be provided to non-public areas.

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Deadline to submit questions: August 19, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. local time.

Responses are due at 10:00 a.m. local time, September 11, 2019 August 26, 2019 delivered to Public Works Finance and Administration, Attn: Elizabeth Zollo, 201 W. Colfax Ave, Dept. 614, Denver, CO  80202.

The Construction goal of 18% Minority and Women Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Participation must be met with certified participants as set forth in Section 28-60(b).  The successful proposer must be prepared to submit a Compliance Plan after the conclusion of the solicitation process, as a component of CM/GC contract negotiations and award.

Prequalification Requirements: Each proposer must be pre-qualified in Work Category:  2B-General Building – Occupied Building, at a Financial Level at or above $50,000,000.  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 to the Department of Public Works, Prequalification Section, 201 West Colfax Avenue, Dept. 614, Denver, Colorado 80202.  To view the Rules and Regulations and to obtain a prequalification application, please visit our website at or call 720-865-2539 for prequalification information ONLY.

Prevailing Wage: 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.

As the City’s best interests may appear, the City’s Executive Director of Public Works reserves the right to waive informalities in, and to reject any or all, submittals

Publication Dates:                     July 31, August 1, 2, 2019

Published In:                                The Daily Journal