Ellison Hall Fire Alarm Replacement, Bldg. 563



Accepting Bids

Prebid Date6/30/20 1:30 pm

Bid Date7/14/20 2:30 pm

Company & Contacts

UCSB Design and Construction Services

James Gonzales, Universitiy Rep.   james.gonazales@ucsb.edu


UCSB Campus

NOTE: A bidder must be registered and logged into the UCSB planroom to submit its bid electronically via the ‘Submit Bid’ tab above AND that bid must be submitted prior to the stated bid deadline.

Description of Work: Contactor shall provide all labor, materials, equipment, tools, transportation, insurance and services to construct a new building fire alarm system for the six-story and three-story building sections including a basement and penthouse area of approximately 66,184 S.F. The new fire alarm system shall be an addressable manual and automatic system with communication link to UCPD Dispatch.

Estimated Construction Cost: $350,000

License Requirement(s): C-10 (Electrical Contractor)

Pre-Bid Conference: A mandatory Pre-Bid Conference and mandatory Pre-Bid Job Walk will be conducted EITHER in person or electronically via Zoom. Participants shall meet either:


Facilities Management Building 439
Contracting Services Conference Room
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California 93106



Meeting attendees may attend the pre-bid conference and job walk remotely via Zoom, if desired. The Zoom meeting will include a virtual job walk presented by the University staff. A subsequent, in-person job walk may be scheduled with the University Representative, upon request. Further details will be provided to contractors interested in attending the mandatory pre-bid conference via Zoom.

Only bidders who participate in both the Conference and initial (virtual or in-person) Job Walk, will be allowed to bid on the Project as prime contractors and be permitted to schedule a subsequent site visit with the project manager.

General Information: Every effort will be made to ensure that all persons shall have equal access to contracts and other business opportunities with the University within the limits imposed by law or University’s policy. Each Bidder may be required to show evidence of its equal employment opportunity policy.

The work described in the contract is a public work subject to section 1771 of the California Labor Code. No contractor or subcontractor may be listed on a Bid for this project unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations pursuant to Labor Code section 1725.5 [with limited exceptions from this requirement for bid purposes only under Labor Code section 1771.1(a)].

The successful Bidder and its Subcontractors will be required to follow the nondiscrimination requirements set forth in the Construction Documents and to pay prevailing wage rates at the location of the Work.