City of Tacoma REQUEST FOR BIDS Specification No. ES14-0454F Environmental

City of Tacoma REQUEST FOR BIDS Specification No. ES14-0454F Environmental Services Department, Science and Engineering Division Cleveland Way Stormwater Pump Station Improvement The City of Tacoma is accepting SEALED BIDS for the above solicitation. Submittals will be received and time stamped only at the Purchasing Division, located in the Tacoma Public Utilities Administration Building North, Main Floor, 3628 South 35th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409. Bids will be received until 11:00 a.m., Pacific Time, Tuesday, December 9, 2014, at which time they will be opened by a Purchasing representative and read aloud during a public bid opening held in Conference Room M-1, located on the main floor in the same building. An electronic copy of the complete solicitation documents may be viewed and obtained at the City's plan distribution service provider, ARC, 632 Broadway, Tacoma, WA 988402, or by going to http:// Prospective bidders will be required to pay reproduction costs. A list of vendors registered for this solicitation is also available at their website. After 1:00 p.m. the day of bid opening, preliminary submittal results and names of vendors submitting bids are posted to for public viewing. A pre-bid meeting will be held at the Central Wastewater Treatment Plant, Tagro Office Visitor Center Located at the far South end of the Treatment Plant, 2201 Portland Ave, Tacoma Washington 98421 at 9:30 A.M. on Thursday, November 20, 2014. The purpose of the pre-bid meeting is to answer questions about this solicitation and any special or technical requirements, as well as the City's SBE and LEAP goals. Immediately after the pre-bid conference, there will be a walk-through of the Cleveland Way Pump Station site. Project Scope: The work covered by this contract includes furnishing all labor, materials, and equipment necessary to complete the Cleveland Way Stormwater Pump Station Improvement project including, but not limited to the following activities: emergency bypass pumping during pump replacement. Mechanical upgrades include: replacement of exiting engine driven and electrical driven pumps, air handling equipment, and modifications to the existing fuel supply system for the engine driven pumps. Structural modifications include: upgrades needed to support new mechanical equipment and meet current building codes. Electrical upgrades include removal and replacent of the entire electrical system, installation of a new emergency generator, and the contruction of a new below ground electrical service. Estimate: $5,700,000 Additional information regarding the specifications may be obtained by contacting Environmental Services Department, Steve Hoffman, Project Manager at 253-502-2144 or Joe Parris, senior buyer, by email to jparris CITY OF TACOMA Kathy Katterhagen Procurement and Payables Manager Joe Parris Senior Buyer City of Tacoma protest policy, located at, specifies procedures for protests submitted prior to and after submittal deadline. Meeting sites are accessible to persons with disabilities. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities can be arranged with 48 hours advance notice by calling 253-502-8468. November 10