MBTA Contract No. K78CN03, South Coast Rail, Fall River Secondary Commuter Rail Expansion Project, Berkley to Fall River, MA
MASSACHUSETTS BAY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
10 PARK PLAZA
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS 02116
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Electronic proposals for the following project will be received through the internet using Bid Express until the date and time stated below, and will be posted on www.bidx.com forthwith after the bid submission deadline. No paper copies of bids will be accepted. Bidders must have a valid digital ID issued by the Authority in order to bid on projects. Bidders need to apply for a digital ID with Bid Express at least 14 days prior to a scheduled bid opening date.
Electronic bids for MBTA Contract No. K78CN03, South Coast Rail, Fall River Secondary Commuter Rail Expansion Project, Berkley to Fall River, MA, (CLASS 1 – GENERAL TRANSIT CONSTRUCTION $50,000,000, CLASS 3 – TRACK WORK, $30,000,000, CLASS 7 – BUILDINGS, $10,000,000, PROJECT VALUE $164,561,323), can be submitted at www.bidx.com until two o’clock (2:00 p.m.) on Thursday April 9, 2020. Immediately thereafter, in a designated room, the Bids will be opened and read publicly.
The Work involves three major elements: (1) the construction of approximately twelve miles of new trackway along the existing Fall River Secondary right of way from Berkley to Fall River, (2) the construction of two commuter rail passenger stations, and (3) the construction of an end of the line layover facility.
Bidders attention is directed to Appendix 1, Notice of Requirement for Affirmative Action to Insure Equal Employment Opportunity; and to Appendix 2, Supplemental Equal Employment Opportunity, Anti-Discrimination, and Affirmative Action Program in the specifications. While there is no DBE goal associated with this contract, the Authority strongly encourages the use of Minority, Women, and Disadvantaged Business Enterprises as prime contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers in all of its contracting opportunities.
Additional information and instructions on how to submit a bid are available at http://bc.mbta.com/business_center/bidding_solicitations/current_solicitations/
On behalf of the MBTA, thank you for your time and interest in responding to this Notice to Bidders
Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
MBTA General Manager
February 14, 2020