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RFB - Contract PATCO-53-2013 (R) - PATCO Wayside Communications

Sealed Bids for Contract No. PATCO-53-2013 (R), PATCO Wayside Communications will be received during normal business hours at the Division of Engineering, One Port Center, Seventh Floor, 2 Riverside Drive, Camden, New Jersey 08101, until 2:30 pm, local time, July 23, 2013 and immediately taken to the Seventh Floor North Conference Room and publicly opened and read.

The scope of Work for this project shall include all work required for the procurement, installation, testing, and commissioning of a Wi-Fi Wayside Communications System at the PATCO Lindenwold Station, Yard & Shop in New Jersey; and at the Philadelphia, PA PATCO 15/16th & Locust Station. The Wayside Wi-Fi system shall be compatible to communicate and transfer data from the on-board PATCO car to the wayside. The Work shall include the installation, testing, and commissioning of all related equipment, antennas, conduit, cabling, interfaces, and accessories.

A complete description of the work and full information for Contract Bidders is given in the Contract Documents.  Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained by prospective bidders at the office of the Authority, Division of Engineering, One Port Center, Seventh Floor, 2 Riverside Drive, Camden, New Jersey 08101, beginning July 1, 2013, weekdays from 8:30 a.m. through 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. through 4:00 p.m.  A payment of $200.00 by check or money order, made payable to the Delaware River Port Authority, will be required for each set of Contract Documents. Once purchased, no refunds will be issued, even to firms submitting bids. Contract Documents cannot be ordered nor delivered by mail.

The DRPA is firmly committed to providing equal employment and business opportunities for all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, or non-job related disability. In that regard, the DRPA will affirmatively assure that, in regard to any DRPA agreement contract or subcontract entered into pursuant to this matter, qualified and certified minority business enterprises (MBEs) and women business enterprises (WBEs) will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids and will not be discriminated against on grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or non-job related disability in consideration for an award.

A mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting will be held starting at 10:00 am, local time on July 9, 2013 in the Eleventh Floor Board Room of One Port Center, 2 Riverside Drive, Camden, NJ 08101.  A mandatory site visit will follow the Pre-Bid Meeting.  All bidders shall be expected to completely and thoroughly examine all Contract Documents to become fully aware of the project scope and requirements prior to submitting a bid.

The Authority will consider only those bids received from parties who have obtained Contract Documents directly from the Authority.  Contract Documents are not transferable to other parties for bidding purposes.  Bids received from firms whose names are not recorded by the Authority as having secured documents for this Contract will be rejected.


By:      Kevin A. La Marca
           Director, Information Services
           Phone:  856-968-2033

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