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No. W43CN06, ALEWIFE GARAGE INFRASTRUCTURE REPAIRS: MEP, LIFE SAFETY & ACCESSIBILITY, CAMBRIDGE, MA

MASSACHUSETTS BAY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
10 PARK PLAZA
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS 02116

NOTICE TO BIDDERS

Electronic proposals for the following project will be received through the internet using Bid Express until the date and time stated below, and will be posted on www.bidx.com forthwith after the bid submission deadline. No paper copies of bids will be accepted. Bidders must have a valid digital ID issued by the Authority in order to bid on projects. Bidders need to apply for a digital ID with Bid Express at least 14 days prior to a scheduled bid opening date.

Electronic bids for MBTA Contract No. W43CN06, ALEWIFE GARAGE INFRASTRUCTURE REPAIRS: MEP, LIFE SAFETY & ACCESSIBILITY, CAMBRIDGE, MA, CLASS 7 – BUILDINGS, $6,000,000, PROJECT VALUE $6,000,000.00, can be submitted at www.bidx.com until two o’clock (2:00 p.m.) on July 22, 2021. Immediately thereafter, in a designated room, the Bids will be opened and read publicly.

Work consists of the following repairs as directed by the Engineer:

  •  Replacing defective plumbing riser(s) and horizontal piping
  • Test and replacing defective fire protection riser(s)
  • Removal of the parking garage exhaust systems that serve the existing busway
  • Replacement of emergency lighting through the garage
  • Replacing the fire alarm system for the garage in its entirety
  • Various accessibility upgrades throughout the garage (door operators, tripping hazard, parking counts)

Bidders attention is directed to Appendix 1, Notice of Requirement for Affirmative Action to Ensure Equal Employment Opportunity; and to Appendix 2, Supplemental Equal Employment Opportunity, Anti-Discrimination, and Affirmative Action Program in the specifications. While there is no DBE goal associated with this contract, the Authority strongly encourages the use of Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises as prime contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in all of its contracting opportunities.

http://bc.mbta.com/business_center/bidding_solicitations/current_solicitations/

On behalf of the MBTA, thank you for your time and interest in responding to this Notice to Bidders
Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority

Steve Poftak
MBTA General Manager

June 30, 2021