Lower Monumental Navlock Tainter Valve 4 Trunnion Pin Assembly Replacement
Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers | Published November 24, 2015 - Deadline December 28, 2015
Construction Project: Lower Monumental Navigation Lock Tainter Valve 4 Trunnion Pin Assembly Replacement
This will be a firm fixed-price construction contract located at Lower Monumental Navigation Lock in Walla Walla County, Washington. Estimated construction magnitude is between $100,000 and $250,000. Payment bond or irrevocable letter of credit will be required. The full onsite work window, to include the pre-work and post-work checks, is expected to be 04 April 2016 to 30 April 2016. See solicitation for details.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK:
The purpose of this work is to replace the tainter valve 4 trunnion pin assembly at Lower Monumental Lock and Dam.
Work consists of removing tainter valve #4 trunnion pins, bushings, and miscellaneous hardware and installing new Government furnished trunnion pins, bushings, and miscellaneous hardware. Trunnion pins are 14 inch in diameter and weigh approximately 1350 pounds. Trunnion bushings are approximately 15.5 inch outer diameter and 14 inch inner diameter and weigh approximately 200 pounds. Touch up paint will be using the Corps of Engineers Vinyl Paint System 5-E-Z. Work will occur in the navigation lock valve compartment at Lower Monumental Dam.
Work must be completed within the specified work window in order to return the navigation lock to service in accordance with a coordinated Columbia/Snake River navigation system outage plan. Complete on-site work in close coordination with the Government lock and dam facility, and minimize outages and disruptions to operations.
All on-site work shall be performed in accordance with the Corps of Engineers Safety and Health Requirements Manual (EM 385-1-1).
Establish and manage an effective on-site Safety and Health program in accordance with EM 385-1-1 that will require the development and submission of a comprehensive project specific Accident Prevention Plan for Government acceptance. In addition, develop and submit for Government acceptance Activity Hazard Analyses for each phase of work and a project specific Fall Protection Plan that comply with EM 385-1-1.
A Site Safety and Health Officer (SSHO) employed by the prime contractor is required for each shift of the contractor's on-site operations. The SSHO shall possess a minimum of 5 years' experience in construction safety on similar projects, shall have completed the 30-Hour OSHA Construction Safety training within the last 5 years, and shall have completed at least 24 hours of safety training from accredited safety training sources each year for the past 5 years.
Provide a qualified Fall Protection Competent Person for each shift of the contractor's on-site operations that involves work that exposes workers to fall hazards. The Fall Protection Competent Person shall possess a minimum 2-years supervisory experience overseeing the use of fall protection equipment and systems, and scaffolding.
Furnish mobile crane equipment, crane operators, and rigging equipment that comply with the certification and testing requirements of EM 385-1-1.
Furnish construction equipment to support elevated working positions such as scaffolding, scissor-lifts, boom-lifts, and aerial lift equipment.
Establish and manage an effective Contractor Quality Control Program that will require the development and submission of a comprehensive project specific CQC Plan for Government acceptance. A CQC System Manager employed by the prime contractor is required to be on-site for each shift of the Contractor's operations. The CQC System Manager must possess a minimum of 5 years relevant experience in a supervisory or management position such as Quality Control Manager, Quality Assurance Manager, or Construction Manager directly involved in the management of construction quality at the project site. In addition, the CQC System Manager shall have completed the course entitled "Construction Quality Management for Contractors" within the last 5 years.
The project involves the development and management of Contractor furnished submittals for items such as pre-construction plans, product data, test reports, and contract close-out documentation as required by the technical specifications of the contract.
Miscellaneous work within the project includes the delivery of As-Built Drawings.
Request for quote W912EF-16-Q-0002 will be posted to the FedBizOpps (FBO) website in the very near future. Quotes will be due on or around 28 December 2015. See solicitation for full details. When issued, the solicitation documents for this project will be available at https://www.fbo.gov. The solicitation is 100% set-aside for small business concerns. The small business size standard for NAICS 237990 is no more than $36,500,000 in average annual receipts.
Important Note: The FBO Response Date listed elsewhere in this synopsis is for FBO archive purposes only. It may have no relationship to the actual bid opening date. The bid opening date and time will be contained in the solicitation and any solicitation amendments that are issued.
A site visit will be offered generally within 2 weeks after the solicitation is issued. The site-visit is HIGHLY recommended if a bid is intended. See solicitation for details about the site visit. Only ONE site visit will be offered.
Access for Foreign Nationals. It takes from 2-4 weeks to obtain clearance for foreign nationals to enter the project site. If your company wishes to have a foreign national participate in the site visit for this project, you are strongly encouraged to submit the required identification immediately. To request clearance for foreign nationals, submit the names of all foreign nationals proposed for site visit attendance, along with documentation to verify that he/she was legally admitted into the United States and has authority to work and/or go to school in the US. Such documentation may include a US passport, Certificate of US citizenship (INS Form N-560 or N-561), Certificate of Naturalization (INS Form N-550 or N-570), foreign passport with I-551 stamp or attached INS Form I-94 indicating employment authorization, Alien Registration Receipt Card with photograph 9INS Form I-151 or I-551), Temporary Resident Card (INS Form I-688), Employment Authorization Card (INS Form I-688A), Reentry Permit (INS Form I-327), Refugee Travel Document (INS Form I-571), Employment Authorization Document issued by the INS which contains a photograph (INS Form I-688B). Send this information by email to email@example.com. Foreign nationals must have received clearance prior to being granted access to the project site.
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