Specifications include, but are not limited to: Design services from qualified
design firms for the modernizations of elevators in the Grimes Building on the Capitol Complex. 1. Grimes Modernizations –
ii. The complete design for full modernization of two passenger elevators.
iii. Construction administration for the modernization of one passenger elevator.
iv. Alternate #01 - Construction administration for the modernization of the second elevator.
v. Alternate #02 - The complete design for full modernization of the Grimes freight elevator.
vi. Alternate #04 - Construction administration of the freight elevator modernization.
II. Design and construction administration for access controls measures to be incorporated into the freight
and passenger elevators. This scope will addressed through separate funding and pricing as part of this
proposal shall be broken out separate. Access control measures for consideration include:
i. Card readers with keypads at each elevator to restrict access to 2nd and 3rd floors.
ii. Cameras and intercoms that integrate with control stations on 2nd and 3rd floor.
1. A pre-proposal meeting will be held at the Facilities Management Center, 109 SE 13th Street, Des Moines,
June 10th, 2019 at 1:00 PM CST.
2. The construction of the elevators will be phased to allow one passenger elevator to remain operational at all
3. As part of this RFP, the State of Iowa holds the option to negotiate the design for additional replacements or
proactive measures of Grimes elevators as necessary.