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12CSP012 - JGB - Automatic Sprinkler System Retrofit

Project Summary

Project Summary

Automatic Sprinkler System Retrofit

Jackson Geological Sciences Building (JGB)

Provide a complete fire sprinkler system expansion as outlined on the design documents, including all labor, materials, permits, shop drawings and hydraulic calculations needed to furnish and install a complete and functional automatic sprinkler system expansion, and all of the following:

1. Connect to the existing wet pipe sprinkler mains in the 2001 addition on the west end of each floor as shown on the Design Documents.

2. Provide new sprinkler protection in the 1964 areas of each floor.

3. Provide a new inspector’s test/drain valve assembly in Stair 1 for each floor.

4. Provide sprinkler protection in the elevator machine room on the roof of the 1964 building.

The project will have a 2-step Notice to Proceed.  The 1st NTP will permit the Contractor to perform their survey work, submit shop drawings for approval, and purchase materials for the project. The 2nd NTP will permit the Contractor to mobilize and start construction on the project.

The general Construction Budget range for the project is approximately $504,000.00 to $571,000.00.


Project Site

Jackson Geological Sciences Building (JGB)

Map of Brackenridge Hall Dormatory

Key Dates:

  • Pre-Proposal Conference Site: FC1 1.118C
  • Pre-Proposal Conference Date: November 17, 2011 Time: 9:00 A.M.
  • Notice to Proposers Out: November 9, 2011
  • Specifications and Plans Available on or about: November 11, 2011
  • Envelopes #1 Date: December 13, 2011 Time: 11:30 A.M.
  • Envelope #2 and # 3 and Public Response Acknowledgement Date: December 14, 2011 Time: 11:30 A.M.
    (All proposal envelope openings held at FC1, Room 2.102. See map below.)
  • No. of Addenda: 3

PMCS Offices:

Map to PMCS Offices

Directions to PMCS:

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 the North: Take the Manor Rd 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 driveway, turn right.