CUNY Architectural Term Consultants

Solicitation #:5552
Issue Date:11/08/2019
Proposal Due:12/17/2019 - 5:00 PM
Classification:Professional Services
Type:Request for Proposal (RFP)
Status:New
Subcontracting Provisioning Goals (%)
Minority Owned:18
Women Owned:12
Service Disabled Veteran Owned:6
Contract Terms
Two years with two, one year renewals
Location Where Goods to be Delivered or Service Performed
Various

DASNY seeks proposals from architectural design professionals to provide a range of architectural and related design services, specifically in support of projects DASNY manages for the City University of New York (CUNY).   It is DASNY’s intent to select multiple architectural firms from this solicitation; however, the final number of firms selected will be at DASNY’s sole discretion based on the review of the proposals received.  Furthermore, selection as a consultant does not guarantee that future work will be awarded. Services will be requested and contracted on an as-needed basis and the type and value of each project will vary; however, the construction value of any project assigned from the term contract may not exceed twenty-five million dollars ($25,000,000.00).  

Selected architectural firms shall be tasked with managing a broad spectrum of CUNY related projects while working at the direction of DASNY. Projects may include, but are not limited to, the provision of professional design and related services for: architecture, assessment, study and design of higher education teaching, support and administrative spaces; LEED and sustainability; programmatic repurposing and upgrading of various existing departments and facilities; auditoriums, theaters and performance venues, lecture halls, libraries, laboratories, building envelope and roofing, curtain walls, fenestration design and testing, elevator and escalator design services, kitchens and cafeterias, interior renovation designs, site design and athletic fields, ADA and code compliance and regulatory related services (i.e., NYCDOB FDNY, SHPO, NYC Landmarks, and other agencies as required).

Services may include full design and construction phase services or may be limited to studies, investigations, feasibility studies or condition assessments. Selected firms must also have a working knowledge of building codes, familiarity with facilitating project and filing approvals with the New York City Department of Buildings and the Fire Department, and have a demonstrated ability to develop and implement projects in occupied academic institutions.  The firms shall also demonstrate the ability to direct, coordinate and manage the work of sub-consultants, including, but not limited to, the MEP trades. 

Interested firms must: (1) have demonstrated experience, and a proven track record, providing architectural and related design services to develop and implement projects for CUNY or comparable higher education facilities within the New York City (NYC) metropolitan region, including in occupied facilities, in a timely, budget conformant and cost-effective manner, from project inception through construction phase completion. Experience with public sector projects is preferred. Firms shall have a proven track record in providing such services as a prime design professional. (2) Experienced staff with thorough knowledge of their area of expertise and a proven track record in providing design services for CUNY or comparable higher education facilities within the NYC metropolitan region. (3) Experienced subconsultants, including specialty sub-consultants, with thorough knowledge of their area of expertise and a proven track record in providing design services for CUNY or comparable higher education facilities within the NYC metropolitan region. (4) Experience with projects utilizing sustainability best practices and LEED Certification.  (5) Licensed Architect(s) with current NYS Registration. (6) Licensed Professional Engineer and/or Engineering Sub-consultant(s) with current NYS Registration.

It is the goal of DASNY to encourage participation by qualified certified Minority, Woman and Small Business Enterprises (MWSBE) and Services-Disabled Veteran-Owned Businesses (SDVOB) as part of your team to the maximum extent practical and consistent with legal requirements.

Firms interested in responding to this solicitation may access the RFP and related documents from DASNY’s website at https://www.dasny.org/opportunities/rfps-bids.  The deadline for responses to the RFP is 5:00pm on December 17, 2019. Responses received after this date will not be accepted.

In accordance with State Finance Law § 139-j and § 139-k, this solicitation includes and imposes certain restrictions on communications between Dormitory Authority personnel and an Offerer during the procurement process.  The designated staff for this procurement is RFP Coordinator, Email: [email protected]  Contacts made to other Dormitory Authority personnel regarding this procurement may disqualify the Offerer and affect future procurements with governmental entities in the State of New York.  Please refer to the Authority’s website (www.dasny.org) for Authority policy and procedures regarding this law, or the OGS website (www.ogs.state.ny.us/aboutogs/regulations/defaultAdvisoryCouncil html) for more information about this law. All proposers, domestic and foreign, must be in compliance with New York State business registration requirements. Contact the NYS Department of State regarding compliance.  In addition, business entities proposing to provide professional engineering services must obtain a Certificate of Authorization to Provide Engineering Services in New York State from the State Education Department.  Proposals must be submitted in the full legal name of the proposer, or the full legal name plus a registered assumed name of the proposer, if any.

Primary Contact

Nicole White

RFP Coordinator

Dormitory Authority of the State of New York

Procurement

515 Broadway

Albany, NY 12207-2964

United States

Phone: 518-257-3667

Email: [email protected]

Submit To Contact

Nicole White

RFP Coordinator

Dormitory Authority of the State of New York

Procurement

515 Broadway

Albany, NY 12207-2964

United States

Phone: 518-257-3667

Email: [email protected]

Company Name Contact Name Phone Email Website Fax Designation Goods/Services
AccuCost Construction Consultants, Inc. - WBE Kathleen Farren 2126872121 [email protected] www.accucost.com 2126872323
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • NYS Certified Women Owned Business (NYS-Cert. WBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Cost Estimating
AI-ALT Structural Engineering PLLC Alvin Tabar 6464700827 [email protected] www.ai-alt.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
AWA Lighting Designers Abhay Wadhwa 2124739797 [email protected] www.awalightingdesigners.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Architectural Lighting Design
AZH CONSULTING Corp UMA REDDI 5162521428 [email protected] www.azhconsulting.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Cost Estimating Services,Change orders,Delay Claims, CPM Scheduling Services, Project Management,Provide Site Safety Manager, Super, Inspection Services, MPT plans, Site Safety Plans,Safe Work Plans, Quality work Plan, BIM Support,IT Support CAD Support, Drafting Services, Steel Shop Drawing, Rebar Detailing and Asbuilt Drawing
B-DESIGN DRAFTING SERVICES, LLC EZRA BRYAN 7187346664 [email protected] WWW.BDESIGNDS.COM
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
- Steel Shop Drawings
- Stone Shop Drawings
- Concrete Shop Drawings
- Millwork Shop Drawings
- Architectural/ Structural Supplemental Information
- Zoning Analysis 
- As Built Surveys
- Cost effective 3d laser measurements (Floor Plans, Exterior Elevations)
Caples Jefferson Architects Sara Caples 2127799772 [email protected] www.capjeff.com 2122026045
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business (SDVOB)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
Prime architects for cultural and education buildings in the 5 boros of New York City
Subs where MEP consultants are prime
Code Consultants Professional Engineers PC Christine Feddersen 212.216.9596 [email protected] www.codeconsultants.com 212.216.9619 Building & Fire Code Consultation, Life Safety Consultation, Fire Sprinkler & Fire Alarm Systems Design & Consultation and Low Voltage / Information & Communications Technology (ICT Infrastructure, AV, Security) Design & Consultation.
Costrak Consulting (MBE) Kojo Idun 7189382855 [email protected] www.costrakconsulting.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
Cost estimating services; Advising on the feasibility of a project at the early concepts stages including total project cost and operational cost estimates; Settling contractors’ final account
Daphne Architecture LLP Silan Levelle 276-690-4299 [email protected]
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
Residential, Institutional and Commercial Architecture
De Simone Consulting Engineers Giulia Alimonti, AIA LEED AP 2126529185 [email protected] www.de-simone.com 2124816108 Structural design, building envelope design and commissioning, roofing and waterproofing design and commissioning.
Dimovski Architecture Meghan Mellina 9147473500 [email protected] www.dimovskiarchitecture.com
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
EME Consulting Engineering Group, LLC Michael McNamara 2125295969 [email protected] www.emegroup.com 2125296023 Performance Contracting, MEP/FA Design, Commissioning, Sustainability, Energy Compliance, Feasibility Studies
EnTech Engineering PC Kaveh Samimi 6467220000 [email protected] www.entech.nyc
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • NYS Certified Women Owned Business (NYS-Cert. WBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
(NY State and New York City certified WBE) BIM, LASER Scanning, Environmental, Geotechnical and Traffic Engineering, Civil Design, Construction Management and Inspection
Gedeon GRC Consulting Jamie Reve 5168737010 [email protected] www.gedeongrc.com 5167439103
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Civil, Site, Structural, Traffic Engineering; Construction Management/Inspection
Gerard Associates Consulting Engineers PC Gerry Hluchan 845-291-1272 [email protected] gerardassociates.com Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection engineering
Goshow Architects Adrienne Riso 2122423735 [email protected] www.gosghow.com 212 727-7460
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • NYS Certified Women Owned Business (NYS-Cert. WBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
  • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
Architectural
Hanscomb Consulting, Cost Estimating Thomas Joseph 9148371062 [email protected] www.hanscombconsult.com Cost Estimating Services
Heritage architecture Summer Alhamash [email protected]
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
Provide architectural, engineering and code filing services for the Public Assembly Spaces Program
Jack L. Gordon Architects Jack L. Gordon 212-279-0550 [email protected] www.jlgordon.com 212-279-4015 Jack L. Gordon Architects offers planning, architecture, and interior design services.
Koutsomitia Architects PC Maria Gomez 2128070944 [email protected] kapc.com 2126270038
Kouzmanoff Bainton Architects Kenneth Bainton 212-290-8616 [email protected] www.kbarchitects.com Higher Education & Institutional Renovations
Lakhani & Jordan Engineers, PC (MBE) Paul Montero 2123389020 [email protected] www.lakhanijordan.com 2123389030
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing & Fire Protection Engineering Consultant Services
LEE + ASSOCIATES ARCHITECTS PLLC (WBE) Karen A. Lee AIA,.LEED AP 6469984762 [email protected] www.kleearch.com
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • NYS Certified Women Owned Business (NYS-Cert. WBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Full architectural services and CA for 4 subway station partial renovation (100m construction budget)

Full architectural and historic preservation services (LiRo is CM , EDC is the overseeing agency)
LERA Consulting Structural Engineers Carrie Villani 2127509000 [email protected] www.lera.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • NYS Certified Women Owned Business (NYS-Cert. WBE)
Structural engineering
Loci Architecture David Briggs 2122262228 [email protected] www.lociarchitecture.com Schools
Building Renovation
Exterior Restoration
Historic Preservation
LPE Engineering PC Lynn Levine 212-564-8531 [email protected] lpe.nyc
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • NYS Certified Women Owned Business (NYS-Cert. WBE)
Historical Restoration, Exterior Restoration, Window replacement, Structural Engineering, FISP (Local Law 11) Reports and Sidewalk Vaults.
Mimar Architects & Engineers, Inc., PC Kal Bhatti 718 790 7710 www.mimarch.net
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
mosa design studios MONICA FENDERSON 4049185433 [email protected] mosastudios.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
MP Engineers and Architects, P.C. Mahendra Patel, P.E. 212.736.1100 [email protected] www.mpengs.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Architectural, Structural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Special Inspections, Construction Inspection/Management
Popli Design Group Bethany Mucci 5853882060 [email protected] www.popligroup.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Pro-Tech Engineering, Pllc Bharat Patel 2129339277 [email protected] www.ptepc.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Engineering design work & filing with NYC DOB. Facade inspection work.
Razak Associates Chenoa Kucera 5853886710 [email protected]
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Red Square Design – signage & wayfinding consultants Lev Zeitlin 7184693018 [email protected] www.redsquaredesign.com Architectural Graphics, Signage, Wayfinding, Placemaking
Robert Dooley, Professional Engineer Robert Dooley 518-231-0198 [email protected]
  • Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business (SDVOB)
  • NYS Certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business (NYS Cert. SDVOB)
Mechanical engineering, Design, Steam Boilers, Hot Water Boilers, Central Plants, Controls, Diagnostics and Troubleshooting, Code Reviews, HVAC, Commissioning, Quality Assurance (QA/QC), Field observation, Forensic Engineering, Value Engineering, CHP (Combined Heat & Power), Cogeneration, SCADA Systems, Boiler Safety
SBLM Architects PC 2129955600 [email protected] www.sblm.com 2126754228
Shenoy Engineering, PC Ravi Shenoy 9738084090 [email protected] www.shenoyengineers.com 9738084095
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, plumbing engineering, fire protection engineering, telecommunications engineering
Stephen B Jacobs Group PC Alexander B Jacobs 2124213712 [email protected] www.sbjgroup.com 2124218471 Architecture, interior design, historic preservation
Studio 5 Architects / Planners, LLC (WBE) Josephine A. Coleman 201-652-0555 [email protected] https://studio5p-architects.com/ 201-652-0002
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • NYS Certified Women Owned Business (NYS-Cert. WBE)
Professional Architectural Services: Studio 5 Partnership is a full-service WBE architectural firm specializing in design, planning, interior design, LEED® design, feasibility studies, code compliance, coordination construction documentation and construction administration for both public and private clients in various market sectors. We offer the personal service and attention of a small firm, yet our staff, capabilities and experience offer a depth of service generally associated with larger firms.
Studio T+L, LLC Jason Livingston 7187880588 [email protected] http://www.studio-tl.com Lighting Design
Theatre and Auditorium Planning, Design and Specification
STV Incorporated Caroline Pastore [email protected] stvinc.com Architectural Design/Construction Management
The LiRo Group Damaris Corona-Tejada 5169385476 www.liro.com
The Saban Engineering Group, Inc. Stephen Pharai 2123720338 [email protected] www.sabancorp.com 2123720821
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Hazardous Materials Testing, Management & Compliance Industrial Hygiene / Indoor Air Quality Asbestos Inspection, Testing & Design Lead Paint Survey & Testing Microbial Evaluations Laboratory Testing Services
Tobin Parnes Design Timothy Kincer 6465645017 [email protected] www.tobinparnes.com
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
Interior Design, Project Management, Master Planning
Transitions Design & Architecture, PLLC Ciprian Captan 9148010206 [email protected] www.transitions.us.com
  • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
Architectural & Project Management Services for interior & exterior renovations, additions, interior design.
Project Types: Educational (K-12 +U); Restorations/ Historic Preservation; Commercial; Luxury Retail; Green Projects.
True Role Dynasty Nnamdi T. Ananaba Jr 3475925265 [email protected] www.trueroledynasty.com
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
United Industries unlimited Chacko Mathew 9175784679 [email protected] unitedindustriesunlimited.com 5163641345
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • NYS Certified Women Owned Business (NYS-Cert. WBE)
environmental testing , remediation services .construction management services
Vertical Access Erin Bullard 607-257-4049 [email protected] www.vertical-access.com Main services include conditions assessments in difficult access scenarios using direct to digital documentation platform usually with the aid of industrial rope access.
VJ Associates Darlene Quigley 5169321010 [email protected] www.vjassociates.com 5169328520
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
Cost Estimating, CPM Scheduling, Value Engineeering
Watts Architecture & Engineering Jessica Henschel 7162065100 [email protected] www.watts-ae.com 7162065199
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
Architecture, MEP Engineering, Site/Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering & Environmental Consulting Services
ZI Engineering, PC Zahid Ismail 5163417218 [email protected] www.ziengineering.com 5163417219
  • Minority Owned Business (MBE)
  • NYS Certified Minority Owned Business (NYS-Cert. MBE)
  • Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE)
Construction management, Building Condition Assessment, Structural Engineering, MEP Inspection, REI, Construction Inspection