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Request for Qualifications

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE A REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS FOR ARCHITECTURAL AND ENGINEERING DESIGN SERVICES FOR A NEW FACILITY AND ON-SITE PARKING
400-RFQ-2101

The Arkansas Department of Agriculture Forestry Division (AFD) is soliciting responses from qualified Architectural and Engineering Design contractors/consultants to provide basic professional engineering services as defined by the Division of Building Authority Minimum Standards and Criteria (MSC) for Design Services for a new facility and on-site parking located in Clarksville, AR.

The purpose of the contract is to obtain Architectural and Engineering Design services for the purpose of (1) designing and overseeing construction of a new facility, approximately 3,500 square feet and (2) design and oversee construction of on-site parking for 10 cars, two large trucks (37 feet) and two dozers.

A detailed request for qualifications (RFQ) package will be provided to interested parties outlining the submittal requirements and selection methodology.  Responses received for this RFQ will be used to screen prospective Architectural and Engineering Design contractors/consultants and select finalist for interview in accordance with the MSC.  AFD reserves the right to award one or more contracts under this solicitation and to negotiate fees on a percentage basis, lump sum basis or an hourly not-to-exceed basis on individual project assignments as appropriate for the contemplated work.

The deadline for submitting detailed responses to this RFQ will be Monday November 23, 2020, at 4:30 PM CST.

The State of Arkansas supports equal opportunity in the participation in all areas of capital improvements, therefore minority and women’s business enterprises are encouraged to participate.  Interested parties may obtain a copy of this RFQ document by contacting Mark Cutrer at the following address, phone number, and email:

Arkansas Department of Agriculture Forestry Division
# 1 Natural Resources Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 219-6303
mark.cutrer@agriculture.arkansas.gov

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