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RECOVERY –Design/Build Renovations at the Leland Federal Building, Houston, TX

This opportunity is a Recovery and Reinvestment Act action
Solicitation Number: GS-07P-09-UY-Leland
Agency: General Services Administration
Office: Public Buildings Service (PBS)
Location: Acquisition Management (7PQA)
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Added: Aug 12, 2009 1:15 pm
RECOVERY: Funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009.

The General Services Administration (GSA) announces an opportunity for a public design/build project and will be conducting a Pre-Solicitation Conference to answer questions potential offerors may have concerning the general scope of work for this project. The North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code for this procurement is 236220. The size standard is $33.5 million per year. This is an unrestricted procurement open to all large and small business concerns.

A Pre-Solicitation Conference and site visit is scheduled to be held August 21, 2009, at 1:00pm, in Houston, Texas, at the GT “Mickey” Leland Federal Building, 1919 Smith Street, 10th floor Bayou Room, Houston, Texas 77002. GSA intends to contract for complete design/build services with design/build teams that offer the best overall value to the Government by demonstrating a commitment to construction excellence, by providing and maintaining a viable team organization and by adherence to the budgetary and time parameters for this project.

Please notify the Contracting Officer (point of contact information is listed above) of your intent to attend this meeting, and number of people attending from your firm (maximum of 2), as space is limited. Notification of attendance for this meeting must be received no later than 3:00pm August 18, 2009.

THIS ANNOUNCEMENT IS NOT A REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP). An RFP will be issued at a later date. In addition, a Pre-Proposal Conference will be scheduled when the RFP is issued.

A contract will be awarded to perform the following requirements:

Estimated Contract Value:

Between $100,000,000 and $120,000,000

Estimate Completion Date:

May 2014

Description of Requirements:

The General Services Administration proposes major structural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing upgrades to Houston’s 26 year-old, twenty-two story U.S. Federal Building. While there are many work items, the following are especially significant. They include:

Replacement of the exterior building envelope with a new curtain wall system attached to the outside of the existing building structure; significant improvements to the outdoor plaza, installation of a new covered breezeway and garage improvements; retrofit of structural deficiencies discovered during the due diligence phase in design development; interior upgrades inclusive of finish and ADA upgrades at all non- compliant restrooms, first floor upgrades; significant improvements to the HVAC system; lighting controls to maximize energy efficiency opportunities created by improved day lighting within tenant space resulting from the new curtain wall and HVAC improvements. LEED Project certification is required with LEED Silver being the project goal.

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Attendees List for Pre-Solicitation Conference

Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Attendees List for Pre-Solicitation Conference
Posted Date:
August 24, 2009
Description: See link for the list of attendees at the Pre-solicitation conference for the Leland Design/Build Renovations Project held on August 21, 2009. This list and a summary of the conference will be distributed with the Stage I Request for Qualifications (RFQ).
819 Taylor St., Rm. 12B01
Fort Worth, Texas 76102
1919 Smith Street

Houston, Texas 77002
United States
Carrie R Haman,
Contracting Officer
Phone: 817-978-6163
Fax: 817-978-2577