Description: Campus staff should review the Construction Manager at Risk (CMAR) Model and Guidelines.
Pre-Proposal Meeting: Attendees should include the Construction Administrator (CA), campus representatives, Alliant and others as needed.
At this meeting you will discuss:
Pre-Trade Bid Meeting: Prior to giving approval to proceed to bid the trade contractors, the Construction Administrator shall carefully review the project budget against the current estimate, the CMAR bid packages and assure that all trades have been advertised. The campus should witness the CMAR opening of trade bids to assure that it conforms to CSU policy.
Forms & Templates:
Description: The campus must advertise all projects in the California State Contracts Register using the Department of General Services's website, Cal eProcure, and run the ad for two weeks, though a longer period may be designated.
It is recommended that the publication of the first ad coincide with the date that documents are available to bidders; the second ad would follow one week later. The campus must also advertise the project in one of the following two ways:
Content of Ads: For electronic ads, use the entire Notice to Contractors; for print ads, use Notice Inviting Bids form.
Forms & Templates: These documents can be found on the Sample Forms page.