MPA Contract No. M495-C1, REFRIGERATED STORAGE CONTAINER STORAGE IMPROVEMENTS, CONLEY TERMINAL
11/8/2017, 11:35 a.m.
MASSACHUSETTS PORT AUTHORITY
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS
Sealed General Bids for MPA Contract No. M495-C1, REFRIGERATED STORAGE CONTAINER STORAGE IMPROVEMENTS, CONLEY TERMINAL, SOUTH BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS, will be received by the Massachusetts Port Authority at the Capital Programs Department Office, Suite 209S, Logan Office Center, One Harborside Drive, East Boston, Massachusetts 02128-2909, until 11:00 A.M. local time on WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2017, immediately after which, in a designated room, the proposal will be opened and read publicly.
NOTE: PRE BID CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD AT THE LARGE ADMIN CONFERENCE ROOM OF CONLEY CONTAINER TERMINAL, 700 SUMMER STREET, BOSTON, MA 02127, ON THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2017, AT 10:00 AM LOCAL TIME. ALL ATTENDEES MUST BRING A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE, US PASSPORT, OR TWIC TO OBTAIN ENTRY TO CONLEY TERMINAL. PLEASE ARRIVE AT LEAST 1/2 HOUR EARLY TO OBTAIN SECURITY CLEARANCE PRIOR TO ENTRY.
The work includes CONSTRUCTION OF APPROXIMATELY TWO ACRES OF NEW ASPHALT PAVEMENT, WITH CONCRETE RUNWAY GRADE BEAMS FOR RUBBER TIRE GANTRY CRANES, ON FORMER COASTAL OIL SITE FOR CONTAINER STORAGE; AND CONSTRUCTION OF NINE REFRIGERATED CONTAINER RACKS (OPEN STEEL-FRAMED STRUCTURES) ON CONCRETE PAD FOUNDATIONS ON CONLEY TERMINAL. THERE IS AN ADD ALTERNATE FOR A TENTH REFRIGERATED CONTAINER RACK.
THE PROJECT SCOPE OF WORK INCLUDES: SITE PREPARATION AND DEMOLITION; EXCAVATION AND EMBANKMENT; MANAGEMENT AND DISPOSAL OF CONTAMINATED SOILS; WARM MIX ASPHALT PAVEMENT; CONCRETE GRADE BEAMS; HIGH-MAST SITE LIGHTING; WATER, ELECTRIC AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS INFRASTRUCTURE; SIGNAGE; PAVEMENT MARKINGS; STRUCTURAL STEEL FRAMED REFRIGERATED CONTAINER RACKS; AND MISCELLANEOUS METALS.
Bid documents will be made available beginning WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2017.
Bid Documents in electronic format may be obtained free of charge at the Authority's Capital Programs Department Office, together with any addenda or amendments, which the Authority may issue and a printed copy of the Proposal form.
The estimated contract cost is EIGHT MILLION, FOUR HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS ($8,400,000.00)
The estimated Add-Alternate cost is FIVE HUNDRED THOUSAND DOLLARS ($500,000).
A proposal guaranty shall be submitted with each General Bid consisting of a bid deposit for five (5) percent of the value of the bid; when sub bids are required, each must be accompanied by a deposit equal to five (5) percent of the sub bid amount, in the form of a bid bond, or cash, or a certified check, or a treasurer’s or a cashier’s check issued by a responsible bank or trust company, payable to the Massachusetts Port Authority in the name of which the Contract for the work is to be executed. The bid deposit shall be (a) in a form satisfactory to the Authority, (b) with a surety company qualified to do business in the Commonwealth and satisfactory to the Authority, and (c) conditioned upon the faithful performance by the principal of the agreements contained in the bid.
Bidders must submit a Buy American Certificate with all bids. Bids that are not accompanied by a completed Buy American Certificate must be rejected as nonresponsive.
The successful Bidder will be required to furnish a performance bond and a labor and materials payment bond, each in an amount equal to 100% of the Contract price. The surety shall be a surety company or securities satisfactory to the Authority. Attention is called to the minimum rate of wages to be paid on the work as determined under the provisions of Chapter 149, Massachusetts General Laws, Section 26 to 27G, inclusive, as amended. The Contractor will be required to pay minimum wages in accordance with the schedules listed in Division II, Special Provisions of the Specifications, which wage rates have been predetermined by the U. S. Secretary of Labor and/or the Commissioner of Labor and Industries of Massachusetts, whichever is greater.