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Exhibit Fabrication and Installation Services

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000486078

Bid Title: Exhibit Fabrication and Installation Services

Agency Bid No. Title: 721-1610

Received Date: 02/16/2016

Close Date: 03/11/2016

Purchase Type: completion date of September 15, 2016

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The project will create a new permanent exhibit about HET and the Dark EnergyExperiment. Visitors will learn how the telescope functions and how scientists will use itto uncover the mysteries of dark energy, the intriguing force that makes up most of theknown universe.The exhibit contains both interior and exterior components. Exterior components includeboth a double-sided sign recognizing the partners and a sign that explains thetelescopes location. Among the interior exhibits is a table top that holds two (2)interactive exhibits, a special display case for a mirror exhibit, a variety of interior murals,and a graphic rail.University prefers to have the exhibit completed by September 15, 2016 prior to arededication event for HET. The rededication event is expected to include over 100VIPs, many of which are from HET and HETDEX partners. While the rededication eventis likely to take place outside, the new exhibit would be a key feature of the event.Contractor will provide the following services to University:5.5.1 GeneralContractor will establish a detailed work plan and schedule to ensure timelycompletion of the project. Contractor will hold bi-weekly meetings with MDOpersonnel and the designer to review the fabrication and installation plan and todiscuss project parameters, scope, budget and goals. Contractor will provide, inan organized fashion, weekly images via electronic means of the fabricationprocess. Contractor will also establish and implement mechanisms for ongoingcommunications during the intervals between meetings. Contractor will establisha Project Manager to serve as liaison to the MDO project coordinator.

Product Codes: 57831, 42092, 71530, 97105

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: University of Texas at Austin

State: Texas

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Arthur McDonald, Purchasing Office Purchasing Office, 110 Inner Campus Drive, MAI 132, Austin, Texas, 78712

Phone: 512-471-2852

Fax: 512-471-7745




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