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17CSP006 - BE1 - BUILDING RENOVATION AND ADDITION

Project Summary

The abbreviated Summary of Work is as follows:

Renovations to the existing BE1 building including laboratory upgrades (fume hoods and eye wash stations), installation of new doors and windows, and updating finishes throughout the building.
Build an 18,000 square foot building addition to house additional viewing room. Structure will be a one story addition (14,000 SF) with a rooftop terrace (4,000 SF). In addition, provide paved connection between new viewing room and current BE2 facility.

Provide updates to existing fire alarm system in BE1 and install new fire suppression and fire alarm systems in BE3.

The general Construction Budget range for the project is approximately
$7,500,000 to $8,000,000.

BEG. MINERAL STUDIES LAB (BE1)

Please use this link to recieve electronic copies of the drawings/specs and Addenda NO. 3 via UT drop box.

https://utexas.box.com/s/72mltz9posbz4ngip1is54e5rh07oakd

Key Dates:

  • Notice to Proposers Out: April 7, 2017
  • Pre-Proposal Conference Site: Univeristy of Texas at Austin-FS-CNF-PRC Bldg 15 Conf Room
  • Pre-Proposal Conference Date: April 18, 2017 Time: 10:30 AM. CST
  • Envelopes #1: May 23, 2017 Time: 11: 00 A.M. CST
  • Envelopes #2 & #3: May 24, 2017 Time: 11:00 A.M. CST
  • No. of Addenda: 3 - Use Drop Box link to view Addenda No. 3 with attachments https://utexas.box.com/s/72mltz9posbz4ngip1is54e5rh07oakd

PMCS Offices

map to PMCS

Directions to PMCS For Envelope Drop off Location:

FC1 - Facilities Complex Building 1, 1301 E. Dean Keeton, Austin (Corner of Dean Keeton and Lafayette St.)

From the South: Take the Manor Rd. exit and continue north through the light passing Mt. Calvary cemetery on the right. Turn right at the LBJ Library sign and stay to the left. The Facilities Complex is just across Dean Keeton. Turn Left. At the second driveway, turn right.

From North: Take Manor exit. Turn left at Manor Rd. then left again onto the frontage road. Continue north, passing Mt. Calvary cemetery on the right. Turn right at the LBJ Library sign and stay to the left. The Facilities Complex is just across Dean Keeton. Turn Left. At the 2nd drivway, turn right.

Directions to PRC Campus for Pre Proposal Conference Site:

10100 Burnet Road, Bldg. 15 Austin, TX 78758

PRC BE1

Entry to the PRC Campus by the public is only from Burnet Road. You enter onto Read Granberry Trail. There is no free parking. No free parking will be provided to attend the pre-proposal meeting or site visit. Attendees must pay for parking.There are two parking lots to the right of Read Granberry Trail along C.P. Bonner Road. Both parking lots have a parking permit kiosk. The public can park in these two lots with kiosk parking permits.Bldg. 15 is on the south side of Read Granberry Trail. It is to the south of the two parking lots I reference.