Request for Qualifications - Construction Manager at Risk

April 7, 2015

The Delaware Area Career Center Board of Education (the Board) requests qualifications for CMR services for its South Campus Consolidation of Facilities Project. This requires additions / renovations to the existing south building, new construction, and coordination / management of the relocation of equipment from the north campus labs to the south campus. The total project budget estimate is $35M. This project is not part of an OSFC program; funds are available for the Project. Selection of a design professional (DP) is in process.

Services required include preconstruction, working with the Board and the DP for planning and design, and at risk construction of the project. Firms must be experienced in the CMR delivery method, including scheduling, cost estimating, constructability review, “GMP” and open book pricing, and have experience in public sector construction, specifically K12 and career technical facilities construction.

As required by ORC Sections 9.33, et seq., the Board requests qualifications from experienced CMR firms to provide CMR services for the Project. The complete RFQ may be obtained by downloading the above PDF.

Interested firms must submit five (5) paper copies and one (1) digital copy of the requested qualifications, together with the firm’s experience and a statement of interest in the project, to Jack Higgins, Director of Operations, Delaware Area Career Center, 4565 Columbus Pike, Delaware, Ohio 43015, no later than 12:00 p.m., May 11, 2015. Submittals received after this time may be considered solely in the Board’s discretion. Direct all questions to Mr. Higgins (telephone: 740.201.3217 or