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D -- D Remote Terminal Unit Replacement in ATC Rooms on the Metro Rail System

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Contracting Office
Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, Procurement and Materiels, PRMT-JGB, 600 5th Street, Washington, DC, 20001
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Response Due
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Point of Contact
Ronald Michaelis, Contract Administrator, Phone (202) 962-2717, Fax (20) 962-1228,
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Amendment No. 2 issued changing the Date for receipt of proposals to June 11, 2002. Amendment No. 1 issued changing the date of the Pre-proposal conference to May 14, 2002. Proposals are solicited for Remote Terminal Unit Replacement in ATC Rooms on the Metro Rail System. This is a Fixed Price contract for the items listed in the Unit Price Schedule. The Remote Terminal Units (RTUs) provide data communication between the ATC rooms and WMATA's Central Control facility for the operation of the RAIL system. The Contractor will have total system responsibility. The work includes, but is not limited to, the removal of existing RTUs, and the design, engineering, project management, configuration, manufacturing, quality control, factory testing, procuring, delivery, installation and commissioning of new RTUs, ready for use. The Contractor will be responsible for the furnishing of all labor, materials, equipment, tools, supervision, field testing, transportation, safety, appurtenances and other items necessary to complete the RTU replacement work. The Contractor will be responsible for making field measurements and for applying for and obtaining any necessary permits. The estimated cost range is $1,000,000 to $5,000,000. A bid/proposal guarantee, in the amount of 5% of the bid price, is required with the bid if it is greater than $50,000. The solicitation will include a DBE goal to be specified. Please note that, in compliance with FTA regulations, Appendix B now requires DBEs to be pre-certified by WMATA prior to receipt of bids/proposals. The successful offeror must provide Performance and Payment Bonds after award of the contract in the specified amounts. An insurance certificate with coverages to be specified and with WMATA included as an additional insured, will also be required of the successful offeror. Proposals are due as stated in the solicitation which is currently by 2:00 p.m., May 29, 2002 at WMATA, 600 Fifth Street, NW, Room 3C02, Washington, DC 20001. A PRE-PROPOSAL CONFERENCE WILL BE HELD at 2:00 p.m. May 7, 2002 at the WMATA Jackson Graham Building, 600 Fifth St., N.W., Room 306, Washington, DC 20001. For contractual questions, Ron Michaelis at (202) 962-2717 fax (202) 962-1228, e-mail RMichaelis@WMATA.com. For technical questions, call the Project Manager, Mr. Hitendra Patel at (202) 962-2053. RFP Availability: Specifications and drawings will be posted separately on the WMATA website in PDF format in the near future. The downloadable RFP file in Adobe format will be located on the bottom of the screen. WMATA vendor registration is required to download (see below). The following software (latest version) is required to download many WMATA solicitations including this solicitation. The download/file opening works best with the latest software versions. Adobe website (latest version is Acrobat 5.0.5) http://www.adobe.com. The Acrobat Reader is free. Printed copies of the contract plans and specifications will be available o/a 4/22/02 and will be furnished at the cost of $50.00 per copy. Payment shall be made by check or money order (no cash accepted) payable to the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority and submitted to the WMATA Plans Room, Stone Straw Building, 900 Franklin St., N.E., Washington, D.C. 20017 or call (202) 269-4575. NOTICE TO ALL WMATA VENDORS Please be advised that effective September 1, 2000, all vendors and contractors who have NOT done business with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) must be registered in the WMATA Vendor Registration System http://www.wmata.com. Any questions regarding registration may be addressed to Amy C. Adams at acadams@wmata.com.
Place of Performance
Zip Code: 20001
Country: USA
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