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WW-711
Wawona Area Stormwater Improvement and Vicente Street Water Main Replacement

Bid due

12/10/2020
2:00 PM

  • Type Construction
  • Department Infrastructure
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Project Description
The objective of the project is to minimize flooding and manage stormwater at the Wawona St. neighborhood close to 15th Ave., by installing a wet weather/auxiliary sewer from on Vicente St., from the intersection of Vicente Street and Wawona Street to 34th Avenue. In addition, the construction project installs a new water transmission main and replaces aging water distribution mains on Vicente Ave. The work also includes various street base restoration and paving.  The work is to be performed in San Francisco, California. 

This Contract requires Bidder to successfully complete a pre-qualification process issued by the SFPUC prior to submitting a bid.  SFPUC will only consider bids from Contractors who have successfully completed the pre-qualification process for the applicable category of work, as posted at https://sfwater.org/bids/bidList.aspx?bidtype=1.   The applicable pre-qualification category for this Contract is RFQ for WW-711.

There will be no bid discounts for this contract.  The LBE Subcontracting Participation Requirement is 10.00% and ONLY San Francisco (Local) Small & Micro-LBEs can be utilized to meet this requirement (Firms certified by SF Contract Monitoring Division).  SFPUC-LBEs cannot be utilized to meet the 10.00% LBE Subcontracting Participation Requirement. The LBE subcontracting participation requirement is 10.00% is due to high a degree of specialty work involved in this contract and the lack of availability of LBE for those items. The specialty work for this contract includes tunneling operations and corrosion protection work.  Please contact Linda Rainaldi at (415) 554-3106 for further information.  Subcontracting opportunities may include, but not limited, to the following major types of work: earthwork and paving, pipeline, trucking and hauling, and traffic control.  Please refer to Section 01 60 00 in the Specifications regarding the purchase of equipment to achieve the LBE subcontracting participation requirement.

Interested Bidders are encouraged to attend by remote means a teleconference pre-bid and contractor networking conference to be held on 11/6/2020 at 10:00 am. To participate by remote means, please access the meeting at this website: https://sfwater.bluejeans.com/.  Enter meeting ID and click Join.  The meeting ID 506 158 072.  To participate by phone, dial +1. 408.915.6290 and enter the meeting ID followed by the # key.  Attendance of remote attendees will be completed at the end of the pre-bid meeting.  Prime Bidder’s attendance at this conference is worth 15 points toward Chapter 14B “Good Faith Outreach” requirements. Documented attendance in the teleconference pre-bid meeting will satisfy this requirement.  Bidders must achieve at least 80 points (out of a possible 100 points), as determined by CMD, to be deemed compliant with the “Good Faith Outreach” requirements, except those who exceed the above stated LBE subcontracting participation requirement by 35% under Section 14B.8(B) of the Administrative Code.  

An electronic version of the bidding forms is available by request.   To request these materials, email qbd@sfwater.org with this Contract No. WW-711, the firm name, full address, email address, phone number, copy of contractor’s license or business card, and a copy of a government-issued identification.   Visit http://sfwater.org/contracts for updates.   

Funding for this project may be provided in full or in part through an agreement with the State Water Resources Control Board.  California’s Clean Water State Revolving Fund is capitalized through a variety of funding sources, including grants from the United States Environmental Protection Agency and state bond proceeds.  The contents of this document do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the foregoing, nor does mention of trade names or commercial products constitute endorsement or recommendation for use.  Bidder must take all necessary and reasonable steps to ensure that Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) firms have an opportunity to compete for, and participate in, performance on the project; information on DBE certification is available at the following link: https://dot.ca.gov/programs/business-and-economic-opportunity.  In accordance with the DBE Good Faith Effort process, Bidders are required make information on forthcoming opportunities available to DBEs by posting solicitations for bids or proposals for a minimum of 30 calendar days before the bid opening date.  The Bidder shall comply with all applicable terms and conditions, special provisions, and reporting requirements, as set forth in these specifications, and as may be required by federal law, rule, or regulation. Refer to Contract Section 00 48 10 for more information.

Request for proposal

  • ESTIMATED COST
    $30,000,000 to $40,000,000
  • DUE DATE
    12/10/2020
  • DUE TIME
    2:00 PM
  • DURATION
  • LOCATION
    ShareFile link to be provided to Plan Holders. Public Bid Opening: https://bluejeans.com/515688589
  • CONTACT
    Contract Administration Bureau (415) 551-4603 or QBD@sfwater.org

Pre-Bid Conference

  • DATE
    11/06/2020
  • TIME
    10:00 AM
  • ATTENDANCE
    Not Mandatory
  • LOCATION
    https://bluejeans.com/506158072
  • ADVERTISEMENT DATE
    10/30/2020
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