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RFQ - Construction Monitoring Services for Betsy Ross Bridge & I-95 Interchange Improvements

The Delaware River Port Authority (Authority) hereby invites interested professional consulting engineering firms to submit a Statement of Qualification for providing construction monitoring services for the Betsy Ross Bridge & I-95 Interchange Improvements project.

The Scope of the Construction Monitoring Service the Authority requires shall include shall include, but not be limited to: monitoring PennDot’s contractor’s work impacting DRPA facilities and operations to ensure compliance with Contract Documents, attending progress meetings, responding to field questions, changes in site conditions, construction errors, and the suitability of contractor proposed substitutions.  This project has a multi-year duration for construction monitoring services. 

The Authority’s Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution stating Consultants seeking contracted work must be prevented from influencing the vendor selection process.  In order to be considered, the attached Political Contribution Form and the Certification must be completed and submitted in a separately sealed envelope labeled “POLITICAL CONTRIBUTION FORM AND CERTIFICATION” along with your Statement of Qualifications. 

Six (6) copies of the written Statement of Qualifications and U.S. Government Forms SF330 must be received by the Authority no later than 4:00 p.m. on  April 9, 2014.  Faxed or e-mail Statement of Qualifications will not be accepted.  Late Statement of Qualifications will not be accepted.  The Statement of Qualifications should be addressed to Mr. Michael P. Venuto, P.E., P.L.S., Director of Engineering/Chief Engineer, Delaware River Port Authority, One Port Center, 2 Riverside Drive, P.O. Box 1949, Camden, New Jersey 08101.  The mailing envelope containing the Statement of Qualifications shall be labeled “Betsy Ross Bridge & I-95 Interchange Improvements”. The Statement of Qualifications shall describe, in five (5) pages or less, the qualifications of the firm and the key personnel on the design team and shall briefly describe similar consultation projects successfully completed in the last five years by the firm and the key personnel.  The Statement of Qualifications will be used by the Authority to establish a short list of consultants to receive a Request for Proposal and to engage a consultant for this project.

The Consultant warrants and represents that in carrying out its obligations under this Contract, it will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or non-job-related disability, and will undertake or continue to comply with all existing or future state and federal laws, rules and regulations respecting programs of Affirmative Action to ensure that minority group members and women are afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination.  For purposes of this Contract, affirmative action shall mean those activities undertaken during the course of recruitment, employment, job assignment, promotion, upgrading, demotion, transfer, layoff or termination, and rates of pay or other forms of compensation, to ensure that minority group members and women are afforded equal employment and contracting opportunities.

This public advertisement constitutes the Delaware River Port Authority’s formal solicitation to determine the interest of qualified Professional Engineering firms in the aforementioned project.

Political Contribution Form and Certification

By: Michael P. Venuto, P.E., P.L S.
Director of Engineering/Chief Engineer
Phone: 856-968-2062

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