We are currently Soliciting Bids for the following projects:
CMR Services for Asian American Resource Center Renovations
Project Location: 8401 Cameron Road, Austin, Texas 78754
Solicitation Number: CLMA041
CIP ID #: 7523.006
We are soliciting Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprise participation for the following City of Austin project. Solicitation documents are available at One Texas Center, 505 Barton Springs Road, 10th Fl, STE/ 1045 C-Congress Room or Solicitation Documents are obtained through the City’s Vendor Connection website log on:
Description of Project:
The Asian American Resource Center Phase II Improvements project (Project) seeks to increase programmatic possibilities for the popular Asian American Resource Center (AARC) through the addition of a live performance theater and associated programming and parking. It is intended to provide a place to empower Austin’s diverse communities through cultural understanding and life-enhancing opportunities. The selected Construction Manager (CM) will provide Construction Management at Risk (CMR) services to the City of Austin for Phase II Improvements of the Asian American Resource Center (AARC) as outlined in the AARC Master Plan Update adopted by Austin City Council in 2019 and subsequently refined project scope as defined by the Design Team, the City of
Austin and available funds.
The Master Plan is available to view and download online at:
and serves to guide future facility programming.
This project will include CMR for all phases of the project including review of the building program and development of opinions of probable costs and constructability reviews of design documents at preliminary design, 30% design, 60% design, and 90% design phases, and construction and post construction phase services.
Consistent with all City of Austin bond-funded projects, the project will include a public art component to be delivered under a separate contract by the Art in Public Places (AIPP) program. The selected CMR will collaborate with the selected AIPP lead artist and the Selected Project Prime Design Consultant in the installation of the AIPP commission artwork
The City of Austin is committed to a sustainability standard per resolution 20071129-045 that calls for projects to achieve a LEED Silver v.4.1 or AEGB 3 Star certification or better as determined in consultation with the design team. The CMR will be required to construct the AARC – Phase II Improvements to achieve a Silver certification as defined in the LEED BD+C v4.1 Building Rating System at a minimum.
This Project Includes the Following Scopes of Service:
80160 - Signs: Construction
91268 - Management, Construction
9126864 - Project Scheduling, Construction
91503 - Advertising/Public Relations
9157297 - Photography, Construction
91819 - Buildings, Structures And Components Consulting
91831 - Construction Consulting
91843 - Environmental Consulting (Incl. Sustainability)
9187305 - Arborist
91879 - Minority And Small Business Consulting
91894 - Traffic Consulting
93674 - Signs, Message Centers, Scoreboards, Etc. (Includi
95826 - Construction Management Services
96121 - Cost Estimating
96247 - Insurance And Risk Management
96618 - Copying Services (Reproduction)
98136 - Fencing Rental Or Lease
Solicitation documents are available at:
Pre-Proposal Conference Information:
A non-mandatory livestream virtual Pre-Response Meeting was held on March 23, 2021 at 3:00 PM CST. A copy of the Pre-Response Meeting Presentation can be found here. https://www.austintexas.gov/financeonline/account_services/account/login.cfm.
Responses are Due: Friday, April 23, 2021 @ 3:00 PM