Z--Emergency Electrical Upgrades Phase 4
Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Western New York Health Care System | Published April 20, 2015
This pre-solicitation notice is to inform that the Samuel S. Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany, NY will be posting a solicitation (VA528-15-B-0193) on or about May 1, 2015 to provide all labor, materials, tools, equipment, and supervision necessary to install new and replace emergency electrical equipment per design drawings and specifications to bring the Stratton VAMC into compliance with design standards and NFPA code requirements.
Work includes all necessary disciplines including but not limited to electrical, architectural, mechanical, structural and industrial hygiene. Work consists of installing new emergency electrical distribution equipment, including new risers from the sub-basement to the top floors, new distribution panels on each floor and in each wing. Existing elevator shaft walls will need to be reconstructed to accommodate the new distribution panels in the core at each floor and meet two hour NFPA code. All work will comply with strict infection control measures per specifications. While asbestos containing material (ACM) has not been specifically identified within the project area, if an unforeseen site conditions related to discovery of ACM are identified and verified by VA in accordance with FAR 52.236-2, its abatement will be considered to be within the scope of this contract.
It has been determined that there are qualified firms in accordance with Public Law 109-461 that are capable of performing under NAICS Code 236220, "COMMERCIAL AND INSTITUTIONAL BUILDING CONSTRUCTION", with a size standard of $36.5 M, therefore this procurement is 100% set-aside for Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses. The estimated construction value of this is between $1,000,000 and $5,000,000. Information regarding the scheduled site visit will be stated in the Solicitation. Bid, performance and payment bonding will be required to respond to this IFB once released.
OBTAINING SOLICITATION MATERIAL
Solicitation materials consisting of the Information for Bid Details, Specifications, Drawings and Contract Forms will be available on http://www.fedbizopps.gov in electronic format only. These should be available on or about May 1, 2015. All interested parties (subs & primes) should register at http://www.fedbizopps.gov as an "Interested Vendor" so that others will know of your interest in participating in this procurement. A Bidder's mailing list, list of interested parties and/or list of attendees at site visits WILL NOT be prepared nor distributed by the Contract Specialist. SOLICITATION AMENDMENTS: Amendments to the solicitation will be posted at http://www.fedbizopps.gov. Paper copies of the amendments will NOT be individually mailed. By registering to "Add to Watch List"; you will be notified by of any new amendments that have been issued and posted. No other notification of amendments will be provided. Offerors are reminded that they are responsible for obtaining and acknowledging all amendments to this solicitation prior to the time for receipt of offers as prescribed by FAR 52.215-1 Instructions to Offerors - Competitive Acquisition.