Construction Management Services for Andrew Haswell Green Park – Phase 2B RFP

Submission Deadline
February 10, 2017 at 4:00 pm

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), on behalf of the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) and the City of New York, is seeking a consultant for construction management and related services for construction of Andrew Haswell Green Park (AHG Park) – Phase 2B (the “Project”). The 1.1 acre Project site is located between East 60th and East 62nd Streets along the East River in Manhattan, New York. The Project is anticipated to consist of reconstruction and rehabilitation of the piers and platform supporting a portion of the AHG Park, reconstruction and rehabilitation of the East 60th pedestrian overpass ramp, upgrades and repairs to the structures, landscaping, construction of walkways, waterfront fencing/railings, lighting, improved pavement surfaces, and utility improvements.

NYCEDC plans to select a consultant on the basis of factors stated in the RFP which could include, but is 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 Contracts Addendum in the RFP

Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00PM on January 24, 2017. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFP should be directed to AHGpark@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 January 31, 2017, on this page.

Detailed submission guidelines and requirements are outlined in this RFP, available as of January 6, 2017. 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 4:00pm on February 10, 2017. Please submit four copies 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 Info Session

Please find date, time and location listed below. Those who wish to attend should RSVP by email to AHGpark@edc.nyc by 5:00pm on January 16, 2017

January 18, 2017
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 Sub-Contractors Participation Plan with their response. To learn more about NYCEDC’s M/WBE program, visit http://www.edc.nyc/opportunitymwdbe. For the list of companies who have been certified with the Empire State Development’s Division of Minority and Women Business Development as M/WBE, please go to the http://www.esd.ny.gov/MWBE/directorySearch.html.

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