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Solicitation Number: 120140
Solicitation Title: Low Impact Development Retrofit at DC Water Facilities (Contract Division N)

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Solicitation Description: The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) is soliciting bids for Invitation No. 120140: Division N, Low Impact Development Retrofit at DC Water Facilities. This is part of the DC Clean Rivers (DCCR) Project for controlling combined sewer overflows (CSOs) to the District’s receiving waters.
The Division N – Low Impact Development Retrofit at DC Water Facilities Project is intended to address Consent Decree requirements for the incorporation of Low Impact Development Retrofit (LlDR) techniques into three existing DC Water facilities for demonstration purposes. The LlDR facilities are designed to reduce runoff volumes currently discharged to the collection system by storing, infiltrating, evaporating and detaining stormwater. The proposed facilities include the following major components: • Two (2) Bioretention Areas totaling approximately 1,300 square feet • Two (2) Green Roofs totaling approximately 48,000 square feet • Permeable Pavers totaling approximately 9,800 square feet For technical information contact DETS-Construction.Bid.Inquiry@dcwater.com. DC Water has determined that the contract for services will be subject to a Fair Share Objective for Minority and Women Business Enterprises (MBE and WBE) participation of 32 percent and 6 percent, respectively. The program requirements are defined in the U.S. EPA’s Participation by Disadvantaged Business Enterprises in Procurement Under EPA Financial Assistance Agreement – May 27, 2008. A Davis Bacon wage determination shall apply. Bid documents are available September 17, 2012 at the Department of Procurement, Central Operations Facility at Blue Plains. Sets of Bidding Documents may be purchased for a non-refundable $50 each purchase price, 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. DC Water will hold a Pre-Bid Meeting for prospective bidders on September 28, 2012, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, at the Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant, Central Operations Facility, 4th Floor Board Room, 5000 Overlook Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20032. Bidders are encouraged to attend. Bid Document Pickup and Pre-Bid Meeting Reservations: Blue Plains is a secured facility. To make reservations for the Pre-Bid meeting, contact Ms. Kimberly Isom directly by e-mail at Kimberly.Isom@dcwater.com. Reservations should be made no later than Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 10:00 AM. Persons intending to pick-up Bid Documents must contact the Department of Procurement at 202-787-2020 for access authorization. Persons attending the Pre-Bid Meeting or picking up documents must obtain a visitor’s pass at the Visitor’s Center located at the plant’s entrance. Please allow 30 minutes to complete this process.
Solicitation Type: Invitation for Bids (IFB) 
Procurement Type:
  • Minority Business Enterprise
  • Open Market
  • Women Business Enterprise
  • GM Award/Execute Date: 12/06/2012 
    BOD Award/Execute Date: 11/01/2012 
    Contract Term: - not specified -
    Award Information
    Award Amount: $3,583,760.00
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