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Solicitation Number: 100120
Solicitation Title: Biosolids Management Program: Main Process Train

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Solicitation Description: The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC WASA) requests the submittal of a Statement of Qualifications (SOQ) for design-build services in connection with the Main Process Train (MPT) component of the Biosolids Management Program (BMP). Detailed information on the scope of work, procurement process and required content of the SOQ, submittal requirements, and evaluation process are contained in the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) document. Firms wishing to submit SOQs should contact Ms. Melva Massey by e-mail at melva.massey@dcwasa.com to obtain the RFQ document. Requests must refer to Contract No. 100120.
The scope of the MPT contract includes design and construction of facilities for blending and screening of raw sludge, sludge dewatering using centrifuges, Cambi™ thermal hydrolysis, mesophilic anaerobic digestion, and other ancillary facilities. After review of the SOQs received, DC WASA will shortlist the 3 most qualified firms in accordance with the evaluation criteria listed in the RFQ. DC WASA will then issue a Request for Proposals (RFP) package to the shortlisted firms, who will be invited to submit a proposal. Selection of the Design-Builder will be based upon both technical and price elements in accordance with the selection criteria specified in the RFP. The contract resulting from the RFP will be subject to Fair Share Objectives for Minority and Women Business Enterprises (MBE and WBE) in the amounts of 28 percent and 4 percent for the professional services component, and 32 percent and 6 percent for the construction component, respectively. The program requirements are fully defined in the U.S. EPA’s Participation by Disadvantaged Business Enterprises in Procurement Under EPA Financial Assistance Agreements – May 27, 2008. SOQs will be accepted until June 28, 2010 at 4:00 p.m. local time by DC WASA’s Melva Massey located on the 5th floor of the Central Operations Facility (COF). A pre-SOQ meeting will be held at DC WASA’s COF building, 5000 Overlook Ave, SW, Washington, DC 20032 on Wednesday, May 19, 2010, starting at 9:00 a.m. Persons attending will have to obtain a visitor’s pass at the security building located at the plant’s entrance. Please allow 30 to 60 minutes to complete this process. The COF building is located immediately to the right of the entrance gate. Parking will be available in designated areas. Reservations - Space will be limited and firms attending are limited to attendance of two (2) persons. To make reservations, contact Ms. Melva Massey via email at melva.massey@dcwasa.com. Reservations should be made no later than Friday, May 14, 2010. If space becomes limited, those with reservations will be given preference.
Solicitation Type: Request for Qualifications (RFQ) 
Procurement Type:
  • Minority Business Enterprise
  • Open Market
  • Women Business Enterprise
  • GM Award/Execute Date: 06/30/2011 
    BOD Award/Execute Date: 05/05/2011 
    Contract Term: - not specified -
    Award Information
    Awarded to: PC/CDM Joint Venture
    Award Amount: $208,436,000.00
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