In qualifying emergency situations certain public construction procurement laws may be waived under G.L. c. 149, §44(A)(4) or the advertising requirements may be waived under G.L. c.149, §44(J)(6)...
Regulations for General Contractor and Subcontractor Prequalification
DCAMM Guidelines for Prequalification of General Contractors and Subcontractors
Exhibits to Guidelines for Prequalification of General Contractors and Subcontractors
Standard Forms for General Contractor Prequalification
Standard Forms for Subcontractor Prequalification
Effective on July 19, 2004, Chapter 193 of the Acts of 2004 inserted a new provision into M.G.L.c. 149,§44, which governs public building procurement. The new provision, M.G.L. c 149,§44A½ requires public awarding authorities to engage the services on an Owner's Project Manager on all building projects estimated to cost $1.5 million or more....
Contractors wishing to submit prime bids on public building projects estimated to cost more than one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000) for the construction, reconstruction, installation, demolition, maintenance, or repair of any publicly owned building must first be certified by the Division of Capital Asset Management . Certification is also required for filed sub-bids. The certification process is conducted by DCAM Contractor Certification Office.
ADVISORY TO AWARDING AUTHORITIES:
Only evaluations provided by DCAM must be relied upon as official.