Office of General Services

New York State Office of General Services - Consultant Opportunities - General Information
General Information

The OGS Design and Construction Group selects qualified consultants to provide diversified services. These services may include: architectural and engineering design, land surveying, construction management, hazardous materials sampling, and materials testing. All consultant opportunities are advertised in the New York State Contract Reporter and The Empire State Builder.

  • Architectural, Engineering, and Land Surveying Services

  • To respond to these opportunities, firms must submit a letter of interest identified by project number, title, and location. The letter of interest should include:
  • Services "Other than" Architectural, Engineering and Land Surveying

  • OGS will utilize the RFP (Request for Proposal) or IFB (Information for Bid) for procurement of these services.
    These documents will be available for download under the specific project listed on the Consultant Opportunities page.

All inquiries and submissions regarding the procurement of these services should be directed to:

    Bruce C. Trobridge, P.E.,Director
    D&C Consultant Procurement
    NYS Office of General Services
    35th Floor Corning Tower
    Empire State Plaza Albany, New York 12242
    Tel: (518) 474-0306 Fax: (518) 408-1090
Procurement Lobby Law

Information on the new procurement lobbying requirements which will affect all Construction Contract, Emergency Contract, and Consultant Procurements advertised after January 1, 2006 is available at:

The designated contacts during the restricted period for consultant procurements will be Bruce Trobridge, Robert Kennedy and Sukhjit Singh in Consultant Procurement, phone 518-474-0306, fax 518-408-1090; and John Lewyckyj and Frank Peris in Contract Administration, phone (518) 474-0201.
Minority and Women-Owned Enterprises

The Commissioner of the Office of General Services requires that minority and women-owned firms be given the opportunity to participate in the consultant program. Percentage goals for MWBE participation are assigned for all contracts exceeding $25,000 and are identified in all solicitations. Inquiries regarding MWBE goals should be directed to:

    Office of Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises
    OGS Design and Construction
    35th Floor Corning Tower
    Empire State Plaza
    Albany, New York 12242
    Tel: (518) 473-7083

For more information on the consultant procurement process, please refer to Chapter 2 of the Design Procedures Manual.