RFP

Bushwick Inlet For Construction Management Services

Submission Deadline
January 27, 2017 at 4:00 pm

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) is seeking a consultant for construction management and related services for the demolition of the Bayside Fuel Depot. The Bayside Fuel Depot is located on the south side of Bushwick Inlet bounded by Kent Avenue and N 12th Street in Brooklyn along the Williamsburg/Greenpoint waterfront. The project site has several structures located on the site, including but not limited to ten (10) large fuel tanks, and multiple buildings/structures. The Project includes the demolition and abatement of these tanks and structures.

NYCEDC plans to select a Construction Manager on the basis of factors stated in the RFP which include, but are not limited to: the quality of the proposal, experience of key staff identified in the proposal, experience and quality of any subcontractors proposed, demonstrated successful experience in performing services similar to those encompassed in the RFP, and the proposed fee.

It is the policy of NYCEDC to comply with all federal, state and City laws and regulations which prohibit unlawful discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status and other protected category and to take affirmative action in working with contracting parties to ensure certified Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) share in the economic opportunities generated by NYCEDC’s projects and initiatives. Please refer to the Equal Employment and Affirmative Compliance for [Non-Construction/Construction] Contracts Addendum in the RFP.

Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00 pm on Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFP should be directed to BushwickInlet@edc.nyc For all questions that do not pertain to the subject matter of this RFP, please contact NYCEDC’s Contracts Hotline at (212) 312-3969. Answers to all questions will be posted by Wednesday, January 18, 2017, on this page.

Detailed submission guidelines and requirements are outlined in this RFP, available as of Friday, December 30, 2016. In addition to being able to download the document above, the RFP is available for in-person pick-up between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, from NYCEDC, 110 William Street, 4th floor Mailroom Bid Desk, New York, NY (between Fulton & John streets). Responses are due no later than 4:00 pm on Friday, January 27, 2017. Please submit four (4) hardcopies and three (3) electronic copies on CD OR USB of your proposal to:

NYCEDC, 110 William Street, 4th floor Mailroom Bid Desk, New York, NY  10038
Attention: Maryann Catalano, Senior Vice President, Contracts.

Optional Pre-Proposal Session

Please find date, time and location listed below. Those who wish to attend should RSVP by email to BushwickInlet@edc.nyc by 5:00pm on January 3, 2017.

DATE:
Friday, January 6, 2017
TIME:
2:00 pm
LOCATION:
NYCEDC 110 William Street NY NY 10038 6th Floor reception

This project has Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprise (“M/WBE”) participation goals, and all respondents will be required to submit an M/WBE Participation Proposal with their response. To learn more about NYCEDC’s M/WBE program, visit http://www.nycedc.com/opportunitymwdbe. For the list of companies who have been certified with the New York City Department of Small Business Services as M/WBE, please go to the www.nyc.gov/buycertified.

NYCEDC established the Kick Start Loan programs for Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (M/W/DBE) interested in working on public construction projects.   Kick Start Loans facilitates financing for short-term mobilization needs such as insurance, labor, supplies and equipment. Bidders/subcontractors are strongly encouraged to visit the NYCEDC website at www.nycedc.com/opportunitymwdbe to learn more about the program.