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HOFFMAN DAMS REMOVAL PROJECT, COOK COUNTY, IL,

Solicitation Number: W912P6-10-B-0016
Agency: Department of the Army
Office: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Location: USACE District, Chicago
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Added: Aug 26, 2010 6:19 pm
This announcement, as previously issued on August 05, 2010, is being republished hereunder to implement the correct Solicitation Number.
                       

By this Announcement, this Agency informs interested bidders of the Chicago District's  release of its Solicitation Package for the HOFFMAN DAMS REMOVAL PROJECT.  


UNDER THE CONTRACT SET, the Contractor will be required to provide all necessary equipment, facilities, and materials to perform demolition of two dams on the Des Plaines River, Armitage Dam and Fairbanks Dam. Both dams are low head, run of the river dams. The contract includes preparation and restoration of access, haul, staging and storage areas and hauling and properly disposing all clearing activity debris and dam demolition debris. 


The Armitage Dam spillway is 110 feet long with an adjacent 5.5 foot wide boat portage at the west abutment. Both of these features shall be removed. The dam is constructed of reinforced concrete. The dam crest is approximately five feet above the dam apron. The dam apron shall remain. Armitage Dam is supported by abutments that shall remain in place. (See drawings) Armitage Dam is located in the Cook County Forest Preserve within River Grove, Cook County, Illinois. The general area surrounding the Armitage Dam is bounded by Fullerton Avenue to the north, Thatcher Avenue to the east, North Avenue to the south and First Avenue on the west. 


Fairbanks Dam is assumed to be constructed of reinforced concrete. Cross sectional dimensions are approximately two feet by two feet and  the dam is158 feet long. The Fairbanks Dam crest is shaped like a peaked roof. There exists a partial breach at the south bank. At the north bank, the dam is joined to the bank by a stepped concrete wall with three of the five steps of this stepped wall being removed as shown in the drawings.  Fairbanks Dam is located between the Village of Riverside, Illinois and the Town of Lyons, Illinois in Cook County. The surrounding area has Fairbanks Avenue on the north, Millbridge Street to the west, and 39th Street to the south. The immediate south bank is Cook County Forest Preserve property.


 SIZE STANDARD:      The Small Business Size Standard - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Code is 238910, with a Small Business size standard in dollars of $14.0 Million.


 COMPETITION FOR THIS ACQUISITION IS RESTRICTED TO SMALL BUSINESS CONCERNS


 ELECTRONIC OR FAXED BIDS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED


Interested Bidders can download the Invitation for Bids Package from within this Notice, as contained at this Website, www.fbo.gov. The response due date for bids is 27 September 2010; all bids must be received by 2:00 PM CST. In order for contractors to be awarded contracts with this Agency, it must provide registration information to the Central Contractor Registration (CCR). Contractors can access the CCR for free at http//www.ccr.gov. Requests for solicitation packages made by telephone, fax or e-mail will not be honored. 

 
The Government intends to award a firm-fixed price service contract from the IFB.  Request for solicitation packages made by telephone, fax or e-mail will not be honored. Point of Contact for this acquisition is Greg C. Gulledge (312) 846-5374.


 


 

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Solicitation 1

Type:
Solicitation
Posted Date:
August 26, 2010
Description: THIS FILE CONTAINS THE SOLICITATION DOCUMENT AND TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS.
Description: THIS FILE CONTAINS THE PROJECT PLANS.

ADVANCED RESPONSES TO KTRS QUESTIONS

Type:
Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Label:
ADVANCED RESPONSES TO KTRS QUESTIONS
Posted Date:
September 23, 2010
Description: This file contains a Notice, wherein, the Chicago District is advancing its responses to contractor’s inquires that have been submitted to the District for this project. An official Amendment will be issued, incorporating the questions and responses provided by the Notice. The Chicago District plans to issue said Amendment this afternoon, September 23, 2010. REGINA G. BLAIR, CHIEF CONTRACTING BRANCH

Amendment 1

Type:
Mod/Amendment
Posted Date:
September 23, 2010
Description: THIS FILE CONTAINS AMENDMENT 0001.
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111 N. Canal, Suite 600
Chicago, Illinois 60606
United States
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HOFFMAN DAM, COOK COUNTY, IL

United States
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Gregory C. Gulledge,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 3128465374
Fax: 3128865475
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Regina G. Blair,
CHIEF, CONTRACTING BRANCH
Phone: 3128465371
Fax: 312-886-5475