REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS STATEMENT
Solar Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) Project
BLUE PLAINS ADVANCED WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) requests the submittal of Qualifications Statements for the performance of professional engineering and related services under the proposed agreement. The selected Provider will provide services expected to include, but are not limited to, financing, planning, engineering, design, permitting, procurement of materials and equipment, construction / installation, testing, startup and commissioning, operation, and decommissioning of the solar photovoltaic project facilities and systems. These services will be procured via Solar Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) Project with the system installed at the Authority’s Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant. These services will require performance to a strict schedule for project implementation and are primarily focused within the Electrical Engineering discipline.
Proposers are hereby notified that the Contract resulting from this procurement will be subject to a Fair Share Objective for Minority and Women Business Enterprises program participation of 28% and 4%, respectively, for the professional services component, and 32% and 6%, respectively, for the construction component. The program requirements are fully defined in the USEPA’s Participation by Disadvantaged Business Enterprises in Procurement under USEPA Financial Assistance Agreements – May 27, 2008.
Interested firms should contact Ms. Senail Manley directly at (202) 787-2363, by facsimile number (202) 787-2363, or by e-mail - Senail.Manley@dcwater.com , to obtain a more detailed Request for Qualifications Statements, including a brief scope of work. Request must refer to IFB 140100. Qualifications Statement are due July 26, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. EDT.