In accordance with General Statute GS 133-3, Specifications may list one or more preferred brands as an alternate to the base bid in limited circumstances. Specifications containing a preferred brand alternate under this section must identify the performance standards that support the preference. Performance standards for the preference must be approved in advance by the owner in an open meeting. Any alternate approved by the owner shall be approved only where (i) the preferred alternate will provide cost savings, maintain or improve the functioning of any process or system affected by the preferred item or items, or both, and (ii) a justification identifying these criteria is made available in writing to the public.
|Institution||:||UNC - Chapel Hill Health Affairs|
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Information about this Project (Optional)
|Project Name||:||Renovations to the School of Dentistry|
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An pre-bid and Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) outreach meeting will be held for all interested bidders, second tier bidders, and vendors on May 14, 2013 at the job site, to identify preferred brand alternates and their performance standards that the Owner will consider for approval on this project. Attendance is mandatory.
|Name of Design Firm||:||MHAworks|
|Design Firm Contact Name||:||Jaymes Carter|
|Design Firm Telephone Number||:||(919) 682-2870|
|Campus Contact Email||:||Jerry U. Guerrier, RA|
|Public Meeting Date||:||05/14/2013|
|Public Meeting Time||:||2:00 pm|
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Room G411, Koury Oral Health Science building 385 S. Columbia Street, Chapel Hill