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Bond Counsel Services

June 14, 2014

Tenders are invited for Bond Counsel Services. SCOPE OF WORK 1.1 Summary The Board of Regents of The University of Oklahoma (University) invites interested Providers to submit Proposals to furnish the University with Bond Counsel Services to assist in developing and implementing an effective method of issuing general, limited, and special obligation bonds in support of the projects listed below. The University desires to issue bonds pursuant to Section 176 et seq. of Title 60 of the Oklahoma Statutes. The description of the projects, basis of selection and other terms and conditions are contained herein. Any fees and expenses incurred under a resulting contract will be paid only on a contingency basis pursuant to the actual issuance of the bonds and are subject to the final approval of the Oklahoma State Bond Advisor. Interested providers should submit a specific proposal using the Request for Proposal (RFP) as a guideline. This shall be in accordance with specifications listed in Section 5.0. The University anticipates financing all of the above projects at the same time through the issuance of both taxable and tax-exempt bonds. 1.2 Description of Project The bond counsel will participate with the staff of the University, the University s financial advisor, and the State Bond Advisor in the development and issuance of an effective method of issuing general, limited, and special obligation bonds. The debt will be a general obligation of The University of Oklahoma and will be secured by all lawfully available sources of revenue other than revenues appropriated by the Oklahoma Legislature from tax receipts and certain other restricted moneys. At this time the University s Administration is preparing for the issuance of general, limited and special obligation bonds in the next six to nine months in support of the projects listed below: Estimated Par Amount Storm Shelters Life Safety Improvements $12,000,000 Gittinger Hall Renovation and Improvements 5,000,000 Kaufman Hall Renovations and Improvements 5,000,000 Campus Streets and Drives 4,000,000 Library Storage Facility 4,000,000 Utility System Capital Projects 3,500,000 Technology Infrastructure 3,000,000 Real Property Acquisitions 1,500,000 ===================== Total Project Funds $38,000,000June 18 ; 1:00 PM CST Last date and time OU will accept questions relative to this RFP June 20, 2014 Projected last date OU will issue an addendum

Major organization : UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA

Address : University Of Oklahoma, Purchasing Department, 2750 Venture Drive, Norman, Ok 73069 Contact Person : Craig Sisco

Country :United States

Email :

Tender notice number : R-15072-15

Notice type : Tender Notice

Open date : 2014-06-27

Tender documents : T22612914.pdf

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Source: TendersInfo (India)

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