FINAL ISSUED 6-5-09
HOUSE REDUCTION CURTAIN SYSTEM
Plans and Specifications
The plans and full specifications for the project are available for purchase at:
Tri State Reprographics, Inc. 907 Penn Avenue, Suite 700 Pittsburgh, PA 15222 Attention: Evan Phone: (412) 281 3538
B. Scope of House Reduction Curtain
The Selected Firm shall be required to provide all necessary equipment and all installation services necessary to provide a complete House Reduction Curtain System (the “System”) as indicated and described in the following specification sections:
Upper Bowl Masking System Specifications-dated May 15, 2009 Half-House Curtains Specifications-dated May 15, 2009
MBE/WBE, LOCAL PARTICIPATION AND EEO
MBE/WBE Participation: The Selected Firm shall be required to use good faith efforts to meet the minority business enterprise ("MBE") and women business enterprise ("WBE") participation goals established by the Developer, which are 25% for MBE and 10% for WBE for the Project, and 28% for MBE and 11% for WBE for this package. Only MBE/WBE firms that are certified by an agency recognized by the City of Pittsburgh will count towards the achievement of the participation goals. A copy of the Project’s Minority and Women Business Enterprise Participation Plan, dated September 30, 2007 (the “MBE/WBE Plan”) is included as Attachment F.
Local Participation: The Selected Firm shall be required to cooperate with the Developer and the Owner in their local business economic development efforts to enhance participation in the Project by local firms situated in the City of Pittsburgh or Allegheny County.
Equal Employment Opportunity: The Developer and the Owner are equal opportunity employers. The Selected Firm shall agree to adhere to a policy of equal employment opportunity and demonstrate an affirmative effort to recruit, hire, promote, and upgrade the position of employees regardless of race, color, religion, ancestry, sex, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, or marital status.
REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL
Each proposal must include the following and be organized in such order with separation tabs:
Cover Letter – A cover letter signed by an authorized representative of the Firm and specifying the full address and telephone number of the Firm.
Executive Summary – Provide a brief description of the Firm, including the number of years the Firm has been in existence, range of professional services, office location(s) and staff size. In addition, provide a summary, on two pages or less, describing why your Firm is the most qualified for the Project.
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