The following listing enumerates the major items of work included in the contract:
- Site improvements including automatic slide and man gates
- Upgrades to the existing electrical, security systems and System control and SCADA
- Upgrades to the existing valve vault and a new electrical room inside the tank pedestal.
- Tank interior improvements including repairs to the wet platform, recoating of the interior ceiling and tank bowl and water quality mixing and sampling devices.
A Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be conducted on 11/16/2016 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Conference Room at DC Water’s Blue Plains Visitor Center located at 5000 Overlook Ave., SW, Washington, D.C. 20032. Attendance at this Pre-Bid Conference is required, however, in the event that interested parties are unable to attend, please contact Tamrat Bedane at the email address below. A site visit will take place immediately after the conference. Transportation will not be provided by DC Water, all attendees shall meet on the project site at 4240 Massachusetts Avenue SE, Washington DC. Reservation will be required for all attendees and shall make reservations for this conference and site visit by submitting to Tamrat Bedane (Tamrat.Bedane@dcwater.com) the name, title and firm name of the attendee(s) by 3 p.m. on 11/15/2016. Bidders are encouraged to attend.
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 Assistant Agreements – May 27, 2008”.
Notice is hereby given that DC Water has determined that all bidders for the above referenced project do not have to be a DC Water current pre-qualified contractor prior to submitting a bid on the project.
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 $50 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 procurement information contact DC Water Procurement Dept. via email; ProcurementConstructionInquiry@dcwater.com
Addendum No. 1 is issued. See attachment.
Addendum No. 2 is issued. See attachment.
Addendum No. 3 is issued. See attachment.