The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) is soliciting bids for Invitation No. 160100: Small Diameter Water Main Rehabilitation 12C. The work includes Cleaning and Lining approximately 7,600 linear feet of 8-inch and 250 linear feet of 12-inch Water Mains with Cementitious Material; approximately 1,385 linear feet of 6-inch, 8-inch and 12 inch water main same trench replacement; providing temporary water system of approximately 10,400 linear feet of 4-inch pipe and appurtenances at Brightwood and Takoma, N.W. in Washington DC; and associated paving, sidewalk, curb and gutter, trench excavation and back fill.
A recommended Pre-Bid Conference will be conducted on September 12, 2017.
A Pre-Bid Conference will be conducted on September 12, 2017. The Conference will begin at __10:00_ a.m. and end at _11:00_ a.m. in the Conference Room at DC Water’s Blue Plains Visitor Center located at 5000 Overlook Ave., SW, Washington, DC 20032. All attendees are required to make reservations for this Conference by submitting to firstname.lastname@example.org the name, title and firm name of the attendee(s), by 3:00 p.m. on ___September 11, 2017____.
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 (M/WBEs) participation in this work of 32% and 6%, respectively, has been established. Participation by M/WBEs at the 32% and 6% level, respectively, is a contract goal. The contract requires bidders to conduct directed outreach to M/WBEs. The program requirements are fully defined in USEPA’s “Participation by Disadvantaged Enterprises in Procurement under EPA Financial Assistant Agreements – May 27, 2008.” Please be aware that program participation requires M/WBEs are made aware of contracting opportunities to the fullest extent practicable through dedicated outreach and recruitment activities. That is, bidders for DC Water construction contracts must make prescribed “good faith efforts” to ensure that M/WBEs receive a “fair share” of procurement opportunities funded by EPA. For further guidance, please refer to 40 C.F.R.§ 33.301, or contact DC Water Grants Coordinator Rhonda Green at 202-787-2276.
Notice is hereby given that DC Water has determined that all bidders for the above referenced project must 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
For technical information contact: DETS-Construction.Bid.Inquiry@dcwater.com. Please insert the IFB No. in the Subject Line.
View DC Water’s website at www.dcwater.com. for current and up coming solicitations.
Addendum No.1 and Bidders List is issued. See attachments.