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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS -- CONTRACT NO. WW-32-2018 WALT WHITMAN BRIDGE CORRIDOR REHABILITATION PA APPROACH

 

The Delaware River Port Authority (“Authority”) hereby invites interested qualified Contractors to submit a Bid for Contract No. WW-32-2018 - Walt Whitman Bridge Corridor Rehabilitation PA Approach Project.  One (1) electronic copy of the Bid, along with other technical and commercial documents shall be submitted, via SAP Ariba, no later than 2:00 p.m. EST by Friday, October 25, 2019.  Bids will be publically opened and read, via SAP Ariba, in the Engineering Conference Room.

The work to be completed under this contract consists of the improvement and protection of the Walt Whitman Bridge corridor along I-76 in Philadelphia, PA.  The project will provide structural, civil, roadway, lighting, communication and electrical replacement, sign structure removal and replacement, and signage improvement along approximately two miles of the I-76 corridor from the area of the existing toll plaza westward to the I-76/Passyunk Avenue interchange. Improvements include pavement rehabilitation by milling and overlay, select areas of full-depth pavement reconstruction with curb replacement, minor shoulder grading, addition of drainage inlets, removal and replacement of LMC’s on bridge decks, bearing rehabilitation, rehabilitation of pedestrian tunnels, installation of new light poles and electrical lines, installation of new ITS fiber optic lines, and the removal and replacement of sign structures.


The Delaware River Port Authority is firmly committed to providing full and equal business opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age or non-job related disability.  In that regard, the Delaware River Port Authority will affirmatively assure that minority and female-owned business enterprises are afforded equal opportunities to submit bids and/or proposals for consideration for all purchases and contracts issued in connection with this project.  Prospective bidders should understand that the participation of certified MBEs and WBEs is a matter of great interest in the evaluation of all bids.  To that end, the DRPA has established MBE and WBE goals for this project.  MBE and WBE team members must be named, and commitment levels must be noted at the time the bid is submitted.

A Non-mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting will be held starting at 10:00 am, local time on Monday, September 30, 2019 in the 7th Floor South Conference Room of One Port Center, 2 Riverside Drive, Camden, NJ 08103.  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.


The DRPA and PATCO are now utilizing the Ariba Network for all sourcing, contracts, and supplier management. In order to compete for procurement opportunities with the Authority, your company must register on the Ariba Network and complete the Authority's supplier registration questionnaire. You can register on the Ariba Network at any time. Registration is free, quick and easy. Please refer to the DRPA Procurement website (http://www.drpa.org/procurement/) for more information. 

Responses to this RFP must be submitted electronically via the Ariba Network.  FAXED, E-MAILED, AND/OR HARDCOPIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. The Ariba submission requirement is mandatory and non-waivable.

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.

In order to be added as a Bidder to this Project, please send a request, via e-mail, to the following Contracting Officer:  Karen Cyphers at klcyphers@drpa.org.

DELAWARE RIVER PORT AUTHORITY
By: Amy L. Ash
Manager, Contract Administration
Phone: 856-968-2083