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Request For Qualifications

Following are brief descriptions of most but not all projects currently soliciting for design professionals, consultants or construction managers at UCLA, including links to a summary of the RFQ document which may be viewed, saved and printed in Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF). Click on Adobe Acrobat Reader to download a copy. For more information on saving and printing files, see Help.

Professionals interested in preparing a submittal can click on the name of each project linked to the RFQ.

Executive Architect

 
Project Name
UCLA 1018 Hilgard Faculty Housing
Contact Person
For questions related to this RFQ, please contact: Mark Voltz Principal Project Manager UCLA Capital Programs T: 310.794.4168 E:mvoltz@capnet.ucla.edu
Project Number
943703.01
Description of Work
ADVERTISEMENT FOR EXECUTIVE ARCHITECT

UCLA requests a written response to this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the purpose of selecting an Executive Architect to develop a Detailed Project Program (DPP) and supporting construction cost estimate for faculty housing and ancillary spaces at 1018 Hilgard Avenue, east of the UCLA Campus.

The ultimate space program is still under discussion, but as currently envisioned, the proposed project would include approximately 77 units for faculty housing and 154 parking spaces. Key campus administrators and academicians who have responsibility for recruitment and retention of faculty have identified an essential criteria to be attractive, safe and affordable housing within walking distance of campus. Housing is a vital resource to recruit and retain world-class faculty. There are no existing structures requiring demolition.

The project will be designed to meet the requirements and intent of University of California Regent’s Policy on Sustainable Practices. The project is subject to review and approval by the UC Board of Regents or their delegated authority as well as the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).

The University intends to use a Design-Build delivery for this project. To avoid any conflict of interest, any consultant hired with the primary role of developing the DPP or project proposal documents on behalf of the University is precluded from participating as a member of any prospective Design-Build Team.

The complete RFQ packet will be available at http://www.capitalprograms.ucla.edu/Contracts/RFQProjects on Monday, January 7, 2019. Responses to the RFQ are due by 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 28, 2019. A shortlist of firms will be determined by a screening committee; further steps in the selection process will be at the discretion of the selection committee.

Every effort will be made to ensure that all persons have equal access to contracts and other business opportunities with the University within the limits imposed by law or University policy. Each Candidate Firm may be required to show evidence of its equal employment opportunity policy.

Peter E. Hendrickson, AIA
Associate Vice Chancellor
Design and Construction
UCLA Capital Programs
1060 Veteran Avenue | Box 951365
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1365
Status
Accepting proposals until 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 28, 2019
 
Project Name
Santa Monica UCLA Medeical Center Merle Norman Pavilion 2nd FLoor Improvements
Contact Person
For questions related to project, please contact: Tamara Sahagian Project Manager UCLA Health Center Planning, Design & Construction 310-267-1834
Project Number
945899.01
Description of Work
ADVERTISEMENT FOR EXECUTIVE ARCHITECT

UCLA requests a written response to this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the purpose of selecting an Executive Architect for the Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center Merle Norman Pavilion 2nd Floor Improvements (UCLA Project #945899.01). The proposed project is located on the 2nd floor of the Merle Norman Pavilion at Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center, the scope of work will include interior renovation improvements and finish upgrades.

The project involves upgrading approximately 24,000 SF of existing space on the 2nd floor of the Merle Norman Pavilion which includes the post-partum unit, support service rooms, service areas, circulation areas, well-baby nursery, and doctor’s sleep rooms. The scope of work will include interior finish upgrades for floors, walls and ceilings, lighting fixtures, furniture, FF&E, and other interior improvements. The scope of work may also include patient room enhancements, staff and patient workflow adjustments, structural and MEP upgrades, and other interior improvements based on code requirements. Construction cost for the SMUMC MNP 2nd Floor Improvements is to-be-determined, but is anticipated not to exceed $8 million, pending further study.

Responses to this RFQ should demonstrate familiarity and experience in the design of Obstetrical Facilities, Antepartum and Postpartum units, hospital utilities, interior furnishings and equipment selection and specifications, structural upgrade, and MEP upgrade. Project experience must also demonstrate familiarity with the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development for Acute Care (OSHPD 1), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Department of Public Health requirements (Title 22), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

The complete RFQ packet will be available at: http://www.capitalprograms.ucla.edu/Contracts/RFQProjects on Monday, January 14, 2019. Responses to the RFQ are due by 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 30, 2019. A shortlist of firms will be determined by a screening committee; further steps in the selection process will be at the discretion of the selection committee.

Every effort will be made to ensure that all persons have equal access to contracts and other business opportunities with the University within the limits imposed by law or University policy. Each Candidate Firm may be required to show evidence of its equal employment opportunity policy.

Peter E. Hendrickson, AIA
Associate Vice Chancellor
Design and Construction
UCLA Capital Programs
1060 Veteran Avenue | Box 951365
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1365
Status
Accepting proposals until 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 30, 2019