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Design professionals interested in performing design contracts with the department must first complete the Vendor Registration process.  Upon successful completion of the process, design firms are encouraged to apply for design opportunities posted by the department.  
Selection of design professionals is governed by Section 905 of the Procurement Code


Design SELECTIONS Process Resources


Capital Plan 2016-17 selections Final

Capital Plan 2016-17 Final

Public Works Professional Selections Process Guidelines (2017 Edition) 


The next Professional Selections Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.
Interested parties may watch the live selections process by using the link provided below.  Due to technical limitations, public selections must be viewed using a Windows PC.  At this time, mobile devices are not supported.  The public is also invited to watch the selections process in person at the Public Works Arsenal Building, 1800 Herr Street, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. 
PIN: 652871
Bridge Number: 17176124788
Toll-free: 18557344390

Currently Advertised Projects

The below projects are on eMarketplace and have a Project Submission cutoff date of Wednesday, March 1st, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  A brief description of these projects, along with important requirements and information related to Professional Selections can be found by clicking here.  By clicking on the links below you will be directed to the eMarketplace advertisement for that project. 

PROJECT NO. DGS 251-87 PHASE 1 – Renovate and Expand Blair County District 9-0 Office

PROJECT NO. DGS 404-63 PHASE 1 - Modification of Facilities for ADA Compliance, Clarion University

PROJECT NO. DGS 413-52 PHASE 1Renovation and Addition to McKay Building, Slippery Rock University

PROJECT NO. DGS 552-38 PHASE 1 – Install New HVAC System and Associated Control and Electrical System in Dining Area, Polk Center

PROJECT NO. DGS 700-47 PHASE 2 - Upgrade Farm Show Complex Facilities and Modify/Construct Administrative Office Space, Farm Show Complex

PROJECT NO. DGS 700-48 PHASE 1 - Feasibility Study for Construction of a Diagnostic Laboratory, including Biosafety Level III Space Study, New Bolton

Please note that applications for these projects will only be accepted electronically through the e-Builder Bidding Portal
 Note: Every Monday the potential applicants list is updated to reflect the most current projects out to bid.

Recommended Firms


Professional Appointment Letters From November 23, 2015 Selections Committee Meeting


Professional Appointment Letters From September 30, 2015 Selections Committee Meeting


Professional Appointment Letters From July 28, 2015 Selections Committee Meeting


Professional Appointment Letters From March 17, 2015 Selections Committee Meeting


Professional Appointment Letters From December 18, 2014 Selections Committee Meeting


Selection Committee Members:

  • Elie-Antonie Atallah, AIA
  • David M. Eisenreich
  • Randy Galiotto, RA
  • Alan Hoffmann
  • Jerry K. Roller, AIA, LEED AP

Design Documents


Professional Agreement and General Conditions to the Agreement, 2010 Edition

Project Procedure Manual, 2010 Edition

Division 1, General Requirements, 2010 Edition

Instructions for Electronic Design Submissions to DGS



Click here to access the Request for Allocation form (179D)

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