SOURCE: US Federal Contractor Registration


September 09, 2015 15:00 ET

U.S. Department of Labor Makes Contract Available for Architectural and Engineering Design and Construction Administration Services

Preference Given to Applicants Based in and Around Mckinney, Texas

WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - September 09, 2015) - The U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Job Corps has a contract available for the construction of a new recreation building, and demolition of the existing gymnasium and recreation buildings inclusive of abatement of hazardous materials, at the North Texas Job Corps Center in McKinney, Texas.

The project design shall consist of a single 2-phase bid package. Phase I documents shall include the construction of approximately 29,800 SF new recreation buildings. Phase 2 documents shall include the abatement and demolitions of the existing gymnasium (159) and recreation (160) buildings and the removal of modular buildings 170 and 171.

The estimated price range for construction is between $5 million to $10 million. Firms responding to this notice must demonstrate their experience in performing these required services:

  • Build a new recreation building, with gymnasium; basketball court; bleachers and stage; gender-specific weight rooms; an aerobic room; pool room; a TV room; arts and crafts room; a library/computer center; a multi-purpose room; music room; and gender specific toilet, shower, and locker rooms.
  • Design new recreation building to provide life-safety protection during extreme-wind events in accordance with Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) 361 and International Code Council (ICC) 500, Standard for the Design and Construction of Storm Shelters.
  • Complete miscellaneous related site improvements, such as general landscaping, roads, parking, loading dock, utility services, and security/site lighting.
  • Provide additional services, including sampling, testing and reporting of asbestos and lead paint presence, development of construction documents for the remediation, abatement, and construction administration services during construction, abatement, demolition and restoration.
  • Comply with identified and targeted standards established by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) rating system; however, no LEED Certification is required.

The following disciplines are required: Architectural, Geotechnical, Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Plumbing, Electrical, Commissioning, Landscaping, Fire Alarm/Fire Sprinkler, Security, Interior Design, and Environmental Engineering (LEED Professional). Firms must be capable of producing the documents on AutoCAD version 14 or higher.

This multi-phase project is expected to last 124 calendar weeks.

  • Pertinent factors for consideration of qualifications:
  • Firm's Past Performance
  • Specialized Experience of Assigned Project Personnel, including previous project experience similar to this project's scope, and experience with Project Tools and Software
  • Qualifications of Assigned Project Personnel: which considers design capability, project management skills, commissioning capabilities and expertise, and construction administration capability
  • Capacity to Perform Work in the Required Time, which considers previous experience working as a team, staff size/capacity, and familiarity with the area in which the project is to be performed
  • Location: (preference shall be given to Project Team located in the general geographical area of the project, with knowledge of the locality of the project)

To bid, firms must submit two copies of a completed Standard Form 330 (SF-330). Part I of the SF-330 -- Architect-Engineer Qualifications must include brief resumes of key personnel expected to have major responsibilities for the project. Section H of the SF-330 shall be tailored to reflect a strong background in the services as identified above. Section H will be used as a major evaluation factor for the firm's qualifications as noted under item (2) of the order of importance below. Two current copies of SF-330 Part I Contract Specific Qualifications is required for the prime to include relevant projects related to the type and nature of work for which the firm was responsible, and two copies of SF-330 Part II is required for the prime and each of its individual consulting firms, if applicable. Note: SF-330 Parts I and II are to be submitted by the prime even if they are currently on file. Facsimile copies will not be accepted.

Applicants also must include a list of three references with telephone numbers and names of contact persons with their submittal. Project Teams considered the most highly qualified will have references checked. Project Teams still considered the most qualified following the reference checks will be interviewed. Applicants should include the Solicitation No. DOL-ETA-R-00104 of this FBO Notice with the location/center name in Block No. 3 of the SF-330 Part I -- Contract Specific Qualifications.

Only firms that submit the required documents by the deadline date of October 9, 2015 will be considered for review of qualifications. Failure to submit Standard Form 330 Part I and Part II will render the submission unacceptable.

Please send your documents to:

U.S. Department of Labor/ETA/OCM/Division of Job Corps Procurement
ATTN: Monica C. Gloster
200 Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20210

Only businesses that have completed FEMA registration can bid on this contract. To complete your registration, contact US Federal Contractor Registration, the world’s largest third-party registration firm. It helps businesses complete their FEMA registration and begin bidding on contracts. For more information, please call 877-252-2700 ext. 1.

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  • US Federal Contractor Registration
    877-252-2700 ext. 1