The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) requests the submittal of Qualification Statements for the performance of professional architectural/engineering and related services for DC Water infrastructure under the proposed Basic Ordering Agreement – Subsurface Utility Engineering 1 with task orders assigned on an as needed basis. The selected firm will provide Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) in accordance with ASCE 38 (latest version). Anticipated services include coordinating with utility owners, researching utilities, locating and designating existing utilities using surface geophysical methods (including electromagnetic, magnetic, elastic wave, and other methods), conducting minimally intrusive excavation (test holes), conducting topographic survey, preparing 3D model of existing utilities using AutoCAD Civil 3D, preparing base maps documenting quality level, preparing a utility report stamped by a professional engineer licensed in the District of Columbia, acquiring permits needed for SUE activities, providing recommendations to DC Water listing utilities needing a “quality level upgrade” based on the preliminary design, and documenting cost benefit of the SUE efforts. Projects may be located in the water distribution and sewer collection systems throughout the District. DC Water will award one agreement from this procurement.
The agreements resulting from this request for qualifications statements will be subject to a Fair Share Objective for Minority and Women Business Enterprises participation in this work of 28% and 4%, respectively. The program requirements are fully defined in the EPA’s Participation by Disadvantaged Enterprises in Procurement under EPA Financial Assistance Agreements, May 27, 2008.
Interested firms should contact Ms. Senail Manley by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain a more detailed Request for Qualifications Statements. Request must refer to DCFA #507-WSA. Qualifications Statement are due Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. EST. Submit Qualification Statements to Ms. Senail Manley on the 5th Floor of COF at Blue Plains, 5000 Overlook Ave, SW, Washington, DC 20032.
Firms are invited to attend an outreach meeting on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 from 9am-11am. Reservations are required no later than noon on Monday, October 28, 2019. In the RSVP include the full name of attendee(s), company name, phone number, and email address. RSVP to the A/E Coordinator, Ms. Senail Manley, by e-mail email@example.com