Request for Qualifications (RFQ)
Designer Services
Douglas Municipal Center
Fire Alarm System Upgrade Design Project
29 Depot Street, Douglas, MA

Douglas Municipal Center, 29 Depot Street, Douglas, MA

The Town of Douglas, Massachusetts (“Owner”) is seeking the services of a qualified “Designer” within the meaning of M.G.L. Chapter 7, Section 38A½, to provide professional design and construction administration services for the Douglas Municipal Center Fire Alarm System Upgrade Design Project at 29 Depot Street, Douglas, Massachusetts. Selection of a Designer will be made by the Douglas Town Administratorin accordance with the Town of Douglas Designer Selection Procedures.

The Owner is seeking designer services to develop construction bid documents and cost estimates for the upgrade of the Fire Detection/Alarm system in the municipal building. Associated work is expected to require site visits, building and system plan preparation, cost estimating, and assistance during bidding and construction.

The estimated Total construction budget for the construction projects is $90,000. The Owner has established a fixed fee of $10,000 for System Design, Construction Documents, Project Bidding, and Construction Administration.

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Among other requirements contained in the RFQ, the Applicants shall be a Qualified Designer and have designed similar improvements to municipal buildings in Massachusetts that have been constructed.

All interested parties may choose to attend an informational briefing session at the Douglas Municipal Center, Douglas, MA scheduled for 12:00 PM on February 21, 2018. This meeting is not required to submit a proposal.

Submittals of Qualifications must be made to the Board of Selectmen Office, 29 Depot Street, Douglas, MA  01516 on or before March 1, 2018 at noon in order to be considered.

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