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FY13 MCA, PN 64456, BCT Complex Phase 3A, UEPH (Unaccompanied Enlisted Personnel Housing) at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), Washington

Solicitation Number: W912DW-13-R-0004
Agency: Department of the Army
Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Location: USACE District, Seattle
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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District (NWS) intends to issue a Two-Phase Design--Build Solicitation for the design and construction of the FY 13 MCA, PN 64456, BCT Complex - Phase 3A, UEPH located at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM), Washington.

This acquisition is a 100% Small Business Set-Aside and will be issued as a Two-Phase Design--Build Request for Proposal which will result in the award of a single Firm Fixed Price (FFP) construction contract. Phase 1 of the Solicitation will be available on or about 15 November 2012 on the Federal Business Opportunities (FBO) website at The Phase One Proposals will be due approximately 30 days later. The solicitation, including any amendments, shall establish the official opening and closing dates and times.

The FY13 Barracks (PN 64456) will include the construction of standard design Unaccompanied Enlisted Personnel Housing (UEPH). Primary facilities include UEPH for 324 Soldiers with building information systems, antiterrorism measures, fire protection and alarm systems, Intrusion Detection System (IDS) installation, and Energy Monitoring Control Systems (EMCS) connection. Sustainability/Energy measures will be provided. Supporting facilities include site development, utilities and connections, lighting, paving, walks, curbs and gutters, storm drainage, information systems, landscaping and signage. Utilities will include connections for water (domestic and fire protection), sanitary sewer, gas, and power and communication lines. Heating will be provided using gas as the primary heat source. Mechanical ventilation for 200,000 CFM will be provided. Measures in accordance with the Department of Defense (DoD) Minimum Antiterrorism for Buildings standards will be provided. Comprehensive building and furnishings related interior design services are required. Access for individuals with disabilities will be provided. Facilities will be designed to a minimum life of 50 years and energy efficiencies meeting, on average, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) 189.1 standards through improved building envelop and integrated building systems performance. The project will incorporate sustainable design features, and the project will have a goal of achieving a LEED Silver certification and will be registered under v3.0. Demolitions of 5 existing buildings are included in this project.

The design and construction costs of this project will be subject to the contract cost limitation (CCL) of $31,500,000 and a completion period not to exceed 540 calendar days after NTP. The NAICS code for this project is 236220 with a small business size standard of $33.5M. The solicitation will be a two-phase Design-Build competitive RFP in accordance with procedures outlined in Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 36.3 entitled "Two-Phase Design-Build Selection Procedures." There will be a Phase One (submission of experience, past performance, qualifications, organization and technical approach) and a Phase Two (submission of technical and price proposals). Those firms that wish to be considered for Phase One may provide submittals in accordance with instructions in the solicitation. The submittals will be evaluated and the Contracting Officer will select up to five (5) of the most highly qualified offerors. Phase Two will require the offerors selected in Phase One to submit technical and price proposals, which will be evaluated utilizing the best value process as defined in Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) Part 15 and will include non-price and price evaluation factors. A firm-fixed price contract will be negotiated as a result of the solicitation.

As previously stated, this project is set-aside for Small Businesses. ON OR ABOUT November 15, 2012, the solicitation documents for Phase 1 of this project will be available via the Federal Business Opportunities (FBO) website at under solicitation number W912DW-13-R-0004. Your firm must be registered with the FBO website to download the solicitation documents. NO CD'S OR HARD COPIES WILL BE MADE AVAILABLE. Downloads are available only through the FBO website. Offerors are responsible for checking the FBO website frequently for any update(s) to this Notice. The Government is not responsible for any loss of internet connectivity or for an Offeror's inability to access the document(s) at the referenced website. To obtain automatic notifications of updates to this solicitation, you MUST log in to and add the solicitation to your "Watchlist." If you would like to list your firm so others can see you are an interested vendor, you must click the "Add Me to Interested Vendors" button in the listing for this solicitation. For additional Seattle District Contracting opportunities, visit the Army Single Face to Industry at for the latest listings. Type "Engineer District, Seattle" in the Keywords/SOL#: box for Seattle District listings only.

The point-of-contact for administrative or contractual questions is Maria Colville at email: Please no phone calls. All questions must be submitted in writing to the above point-of-contact.


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Solicitation 1

Posted Date:
November 15, 2012
13R0004.PDF (458.95 Kb)
Description: Solicitation and Specifications

Amendment 1

Posted Date:
November 20, 2012
R0001.pdf (199.43 Kb)
Description: Amendment R0001 to solicitation
PO Box 3755
Seattle, Washington 98124-3755
United States
Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Pierce County, Washington

United States
Maria Colville,
Contract Specialist
Bobbie Weitzel
Phone: 206-764-6692
Fax: 206-764-6817