Contract Services bids and executes Public Works contracts that apply to new construction or repair of any public structure, building, road or other public improvement. These contracts contain the CSU Contract General Conditions for Minor Capital Outlay Projects (<$709,000.00) and Major Capital Outlay Projects (>$709,000.00).
Public Works Projects - (Major Capital Outlay, Minor Capital Outlay) A public works project is defined as the erection, construction, alteration, painting, repair, or improvement of any state structure, building, road, or other state improvement of any kind. A Major Capital Outlay project is any project over $709,000. A Minor Capital Outlay project is any project under $709,000. Contracts associated with a public works project must be formally bid if the dollar amount exceeds $5,000.
Service Agreements - Service agreements include any contract for services associated with a public works project including contracts for architectural, engineering, planning, testing, general studies, feasibility services, etc. All service agreements in association with a public works project must be approved by the Chancellor's Office.