Library Renovation

Tender # TPL 062-2019
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Pre-qualification
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Toronto, ON
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Tender Description

TORONTO PUBLIC LIBRARY

NORTH YORK CENTRAL LIBRARY TENDER NUMBER: TPL 062-2019

PREQUALIFICATION OF GENERAL CONTRACTORS

The Toronto Public Library (the Library) proposes to renovate the North York Central Library, an existing 165,000 square foot, 7 storey facility located at 5120 Yonge Street in Toronto.

These 7 levels are currently occupied by public and staff. Renovations will occur within the occupied building and the library will remain open to the public during construction.

The scope of work for the project will include, but is not limited to, major renovations at concourse and level 6. It will also include renovations of the existing washrooms at all floors. Mechanical and electrical scope will address life cycle upgrades, including BAS replacement, fire alarm system replacement, LED lighting integration and HVAC upgrades. The renovation will also include the integration of smart building technology and systems.

Construction work at levels 1 to 4 must take place during the library’s closed hours from Monday through Sunday. Construction work at concourse level and level 6 may occur during the library’s operating hours.

The approximate construction value is $10,000,000. It is anticipated that tenders will be called in the summer of 2019.

General Contractors interested in being pre-qualified to bid the work must submit the requested documentation and information in the form of an electronic submission.

The pre-qualification documentation may be obtained from the Library’s purchasing portal at the following link:

www.torontopubliclibrary.bonfirehub.ca

Tenders will be invited from only the list of pre-qualified General Contractors. The pre-qualification process will include an assessment of submitted items.

Questions during the pre-qualification question acceptance period must be directed to:

Diamond Schmitt Architects
Matthew Tsui mtsui@dsai.ca
cc. Parisa Kohbodi pkohbodi@dsai.ca

Electronic pre-qualification information must be uploaded to: https://torontopubliclibrary.bonfirehub.ca/opportunities/23114

Proponents must upload their submission to the above hyperlink no later than
12:00:00 PM (Noon) Eastern Time, June 20, 2019

Submissions received after closing deadline will not be accepted. The Library reserves the right to select and approve only those Contractors which they deem suitable for this project.

If you require any assistance in accessing the Library’s prequalification documentation, please contact the Library at tplpurchasing@torontopubliclibrary.ca.