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Solicitation Number: 120010
Solicitation Title: Secondary Treatment Facility Upgrades, Enhanced Nitrogen Removal-North

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Solicitation Description: Work on this Contract comprises construction of Upgrades to the Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant Secondary Treatment and Dual Purpose Sedimentation Facilities. Work shall include the following:
• Secondary Reactor upgrades including hydraulic improvements, aeration improvements, selector zones additions, foam removal/surface wasting systems additions, and waste nitrified sludge feed improvements. • Secondary Blower upgrades including blower rehabilitation, valve modifications, and inlet filter modifications. • Secondary Sedimentation Basin upgrades including influent hydraulic improvements, scum removal improvements, RAS system improvements, and addition of sludge blanket detectors. • Dual Purpose Sedimentation Basin upgrades including improvements to dedicate four basins to Secondary Treatment and four to Nitrification Treatment; demolition of unnecessary piping, valves, and equipment; rehabilitation of gates, valves, and flow meters; channel aeration improvements; RAS pumping improvements; scum removal improvements; dewatering pump station improvements, and addition of sludge blanket detectors. • Miscellaneous architectural, HVAC, and plumbing improvements. • Concrete repairs. • Electrical, instrumentation, and controls upgrades. • Miscellaneous demolition and improvements. This project may be funded in part by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). A Fair Share Objective for Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises participation in this work of 32% and 6%, respectively, has been established. The program requirements are fully defined in USEPA’s Participation by Disadvantaged Enterprises in Procurement under EPA Financial Assistance Agreements – May 27, 2008”. The Davis-Bacon wage determinations shall apply. DC Water Owner Controlled Insurance Program will provide insurance. Bid documents are available at the Department of Procurement, 5000 Overlook Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20032. Sets of Bidding Documents can be procured for a non-refundable $150.00 purchase price each, payable to DC Water. Payment must be in the form of a money order, certified check or a company check. Documents can be shipped to Bidders providing a Federal Express account number. The DC Water Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant is a secured facility. Persons intending to pick-up Bidding Documents are to contact the Department of Procurement at 202-787-2020 for access authorization. For technical information contact: DETS-Construction.Bid.Inquiry@dcwater.com
Solicitation Type: Invitation for Bids (IFB) 
Procurement Type:
  • Minority Business Enterprise
  • Open Market
  • Women Business Enterprise
  • GM Award/Execute Date: 01/15/2013 
    BOD Award/Execute Date: 12/06/2012 
    Contract Term: - not specified -
    Award Information
    Award Amount: $57,960,000.00
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