Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to Provide Various Specialty Services

Project Description:
The Public Building Commission of Chicago (PBC) is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for firms (including firms proposing to have a controlling interest in Joint Ventures) interested in providing the following Specialty Services:

  • Environmental Engineering Services
  • Environmental Renovation & Demolition Services
  • Geotechnical Investigation & Reporting Services
  • Surveyor Services
  • Traffic Study Services
  • Construction Material Testing & Inspection (ITL) Services

Solicitation Documents:

RFQ for Environmental Engineering Services

RFQ for Environmental Renovation  & Demolition Services

RFQ for Geotechnical Services

RFQ for Surveyor Services

RFQ for Traffic Study Services

RFQ for Material Testing (ITL) Services

Pre-Submission Activities:
A ZOOM VIRTUAL Pre-Submission Conference will be held on Wednesday, June 21, 2023 at 9:30am:

ZOOM LINK: PBC Specialty Services RFQ: Pre-Submission Conference

Zoom Information
Meeting ID: 822 8752 7554
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Firms interested in submitting a response are strongly encouraged to attend the Pre-Submission Conference.

Pre-Submission Materials (once available):

Submission Deadline:
Submittals shall be submitted electronically (preferred) to Miguel Fernández, Contract Officer at or delivered to the PBC located at Richard J. Daley Center, 50 West Washington, Suite 200, Chicago, Illinois, 60602, by 11:00 am on Thursday, July 20, 2023 Thursday, July 13, 2023 (updated via Addendum No. 1).

All questions regarding this RFQ must be submitted in writing to Miguel Fernández, Contract Officer at Questions may also be emailed to Questions must be received no later than Wednesday, June 28, 2023 at 4:00 pm.

Addenda (once available):

  • Addendum No. 1 issued July 6, 2023, for RFQ to Provide Various Specialty Services (PS3080-PS3085) can be obtained by clicking on the following link: Addendum No. 1
  • Addendum No. 2 issued July 12, 2023, for RFQ to Provide Various Specialty Services (PS3080-PS3085) can be obtained by clicking on the following link: Addendum No. 2

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Mayor Brandon Johnson, Chairman
Carina E. Sánchez, Executive Director

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