Defining and Announcing Design Excellence Opportunities
Limited Scope Project
See the attached Word document for the full solicitation. THE TEXT UP TO THIS
POINT SHOULD BE ENTERED INTO FEDBIZZOPS. A WORD DOCUMENT
THAT INCLUDES THIS INTRODUCTORY TEXT AND THE TEXT THAT
FOLLOWS SHOULD BE ATTACHED TO THE FEDBIZZOPS ANNOUNCEMENT.
The INSERT NAME OF BUILDING is located INSERT LOCATION. The project
involves BRIEFLY DESCRIBE TYPE OF WORK and will INSERT A ONE OR
TWO SENTENCE DESCRIPTION OF THE GOAL OR INTENTION OF THE
PROJECT--EXAMPLE: updating the building systems or improving the facility's
energy efficiency. INSERT IF APPLICABLE A BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE
PROJECT DELIVERY METHOD--EXAMPLE: CMc, traditional design-bid-build.
SCOPE OF WORK
The scope of professional services will require at a minimum: professional INSERT
TYPE OF PROFESSIONAL SERVICE REQUIRED services. The scope of work
includes INSERT SCOPE OF WORK--EXAMPLE: concept design documents,
design development documents, construction documents, specifications, cost estimates,
value engineering services, computer-aided design and drafting (CADD), and post-
construction contract services (PCCS). INSERT IF NEEDED: Other special
requirements include: LIST ANY SPECIAL EXPERTISE NEEDED TO COMPLETE
THE PROJECT--EXAMPLES: space planning and systems evaluation. The project
is also to include GSA design standards for secure facilities, conformance to the P100
(Facility Standards for Public Buildings), sustainability goals, and customer agency
This is a request for qualifications (RFQ) of A/E firms/lead designers interested
in contracting for this work. STATE IF BOTH A LEAD ARCHITECTURAL
DESIGNER AND A LEAD ENGINEER DESIGNER ARE REQUIRED.
The A/E firm as used in this RFQ means an individual, firm, partnership, corporation,
association, or other legal entity permitted by law to practice the profession of
architecture or engineering that will have contractual responsibility for the project
design. The lead designer is the individual or the team of designers who will have
primary responsibility to develop the concept and the project design.
A/E firms are advised that at least 35% of the level of contract effort must be performed
in the INSERT CITY, STATE, OR RADIUS in which the project is located. The A/E
firm will address the contractual relationship with the lead designer and project team in
Stage II. INSERT IF NEEDED: At that time, the following specialty consultants will be
required: LIST SPECIALTY CONSULTANTS.
The A/E selection will be completed in two stages as follows: In Stage I, interested
lead designers and associated A/E firms will submit portfolios of accomplishment that
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