DC Water requests the submission of Qualifications Statements for Contract No. 130080 for Design-Build Services for Division D – JBAB Overflow and Diversion Structures. Firms wishing to submit SOQ’s for Contract 130080 should contact Ms. Kimberly Isom by e-mail (email@example.com) to obtain the RFQ document starting on July 1, 2013. Requests must refer to Contract No. 130080. SOQs will be due on August 29, 2013 before 4:00 p.m. local time at DC Water to Ms. Kimberly Isom located on the 2nd floor of the Central Maintenance Facility (CMF) at the Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant, 5000 Overlook Ave SW, Washington, DC 20032. After review of the SOQ’s received, DC Water will shortlist a maximum of three teams in accordance with the evaluation criteria listed in the RFQ. DC Water will then provide 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). MBE and WBE objectives for professional services are 28 percent and 4 percent, respectively. MBE and WBE objectives for construction services are 32 percent and 6 percent, 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 25, 2008.