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Craney Island Dike Improvements - Presolicitation

Contracts & Tenders // March 15, 2017

Solicitation Number: W91236-17-R-0022

Agency: Department of the Army

Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Location: USACE District, Norfolk

Notice Type: Presolicitation

Added: Mar 14, 2017 3:20 pm
Norfolk District (NAO) is contemplating a Firm Fixed Priced, ‘D' contract for raising the soil dikes surrounding and crossing the Craney Island Dredged Material Management Area (CIDMMA) a few feet at a time.
Description of Work: This work shall be performed by earth moving, hauling and placement equipment with all work contained within the CIDMMA boundaries. Dredge materials stored in the two borrow sites shall be excavated and then transported to dike raising locations as specified in contract plans and then placed and compacted. The Contractor is responsible for the completion of both the Before Dike (BD) and After Dike (AD) surveys and associated documentation for planning, progress billings, and final as-built drawings. If all anticipated funding is awarded, approximately 1,023,000 cubic yards of dredge material shall be transported and placed onto the dikes. The dike raising includes two to four feet of compacted fill placed across all dikes' top surfaces and partially down each of the dike's side slopes. The contract includes grubbing and clearing before dike material placement; and hydro-seeding after dike placement. This is an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract where the specific work areas and scope shall be defined using Task Orders based on unit costs included in the Contractor's cost proposal. The project will be solicited as a Request for Proposal as competitive small business procurement.

THIS PROJECT IS A TOTAL SMALL BUSINESS REQUEST FOR PROPOSAL (RFP) BEST LOWEST PRICE TECHNICALLY ACCEPTABLE. This will be a Competitive RFP using LOWEST PRICE TECHNICALLY ACCEPTABLE procedures, resulting in a firm fixed price contract. The proposals will be evaluated using the evaluation criteria stated in the RFP. Both a technical and a price proposal will be required. It is the Government's intent to award based on initial offers without discussions; therefore, the offeror(s) shall provide their best technical and price proposals.

Bidders will be evaluated on conformance to the solicitation and price. The Government reserves the right to reject any or all Bids; and to award the contract to other than the lowest total price and to award to the bidder submitting the lowest bid determined by the Government to be responsible. The contract duration is approximately 3 years. The magnitude of construction is more than $10,000,000.00.

The NAICS code applicable to this requirement is 237990, with a small business size standard of $36.5 million. The proposed procurement listed herein is set-aside for competitive small business.

Proposals shall include sufficient detailed information to allow complete evaluation. Offerors are reminded that while the Government may elect to consider data obtained from other sources, the burden of proof of acceptability rests with the Offeror.

The solicitation will be available in electronic format only. Paper copies of this solicitation will not be available. Other methods of requesting a package will not be honored. This solicitation will be posted on the Federal Business Opportunities website at http://www.fbo.gov on/about October 15, 2016.

The bid due date shall be at least 30 days after the RFP is posted on the FBO website. IT IS THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE OFFEROR TO CONTINUALLY VIEW THE WEBSITE FOR CHANGES.

All prospective contractors are required to be registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database prior to contract award. Offerors and contractors may obtain information on registration and annual confirmation requirements by calling 1-866-606-8220 or via the Internet at https://www.sam.gov. Representations and Certifications Applications apply to this solicitation. Representations and Certifications may be completed online via the SAM. The Point of Contact for this requirement is Courtney Baker-Williams Email: Courtney.baker-williams@usace.army.mil; Phone: 757-201-7000.

Contracting Office Address:
803 Front Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23510-1096
United States

Place of Performance:
United States

Primary Point of Contact:
Courtney B. Williams
Phone: 7572017000

Source: FedBizOpps

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