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Market Survey for Future Acquisition Chicago Lock North Pier Repairs

General Information

Document Type:SRCSGT
Posted Date:Dec 15, 2017
Category: Construction of Structures and Facilities
Set Aside:N/A

Contracting Office Address

Department of the Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, USACE District, Chicago, 231 South LaSalle Street, Suite 1500, Chicago, Illinois, 60604, United States


By way of this Market Survey/Sources Sought Notice, the USACE-Chicago District intends to determine the extent of firms that are engaged in providing the services described hereunder to perform repairs to the Chicago Lock North Pier. The responses to this Notice will be used for planning purposes for an upcoming procurement. Therefore, this Notice does not constitute a Request for Proposal (RFP); it does not guarantee the future issue of a RFP; nor does it commit the government to contract for any supply or service whatsoever. Further, this Agency will not accept unsolicited proposals. Respondents are advised that this Agency will not pay for any information or administrative cost incurred in response to this Notice; all costs associated with responding to this Notice will be solely at the responding partys expense. At this time, proprietary information is not being requested, and respondents shall refrain from providing proprietary information in response to this Notice. Responses to this Notice will not be returned. Please be advised that all submissions become Government property and will not be returned. Not responding to this Notice does not preclude participation in any future RFP, if any is issued. In accordance with FAR 15.201(e), responses to this notice are not offers and cannot be accepted by the U.S Government to form a binding contract. It is the responsibility of the interested parties to monitor this site for additional information pertaining to this Notice. GOVERNMENT REQUIREMENTS: Under the Contract, the contractor will be responsible for providing construction services to help stabilize the existing crib structure for the Chicago Locks North Pier. The current 450 foot sheet pile wall on the river side is supported by tie rods that are corroding and tied to a failing structure. This project may include, but is not currently limited to: drive sheet pile on the lake side, remove and replace stone as needed, install tie rods from the new sheet pile wall to existing wall on the river side, and add a 12 foot wide concrete traffic lane on the lake side of the pier wall. Drive Sheet pile on the lake side, approximately 57 FT behind the existing riverside sheet pile wall. Remove and replace stone as needed, through the drive line. Remove and dispose of concrete slab on the river side between tunnel and promenade. Remove backfill beneath concrete slab, exposing existing tie rods. Install new tie rods on 6 ft centers between existing tie rods. Place backfill and additional stone as needed to support new cast in place slab. East End Condition. Terminate sheet pile anchor wall approximately 3 ft east of the eastern most new tie rod. West End Condition. Construct deadman anchor. Same concept to be used as previous section through the lake. Extents into the parking lot needs to be large enough for typical vehicles to turn onto the pier. Removal bollards to be placed to mark the drive lane. PROJECT MAGNITUDE: The cost magnitude of this project will be between $1,000,000 and $5,000,000. REQUESTED INFORMATION: This Agency requests that interested contractors complete the following questions to assist the government in its efforts. 1. Firms name and BUSINESS SIZE, address, point of contact, phone number, and e-mail address. 2. Is your company currently registered with the System for Award Management (SAM) formerly known as the Central Contractors Registration (CCR) Database? If not, has it been registered or does it plan to register? 3. In consideration of NAICS code 237990 with a small business size standard in dollars of $36.5M, which of the following small business categories is your business classified under, if any? Small Business, Veteran Owned Small Business, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, Small Disadvantaged Business, Woman-Owned Small Business, HUBZone Small Business, or 8(a) Business. 4. Is your company currently prohibited from doing business with the Federal Government? Yes / No (If yes, explain.) 5. Is the potential offeror capable of obtaining performance and payment bonds for a project valued between $1,000,000.00 to $5,000,000.00? 6. Is the potential offeror a small-business interested in performing as a subcontractor or a prime? 7. Does the potential offeror have experience in the work described for this project? If so, how many years? SUBMISSION OF RESPONSES: Respondents interested in providing a response to this Notice shall provide their submittals to Anita R. Simpkins prior to 4:30 p.m. (CDT) on December 22, 2017, via email to: Anita.r.simpkins@usace.army.mil (ensure that the number & title of the Sources Sought Notice of "W912P618S003, Chicago Lock North Pier Repairs, County of Cook, City of Chicago, State of Illinois," is included in the subject line of the email). Any electronic files (EMAIL) CANNOT EXCEED this Agencys size limit of 20MB (includes email and its attachment); files exceeding this size will be denied access to Ms.Simpkins email inbox.

Original Point of Contact

POC Anita R. Simpkins, Phone: 3128465370, Regina G. Blair, Phone: 312-846-5371

Place of Performance

County of Cook, Chicago, Illinois, 60611, United States
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