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MPA CONTRACT NO. M560, NEW GATE PROCESSING FACILITIES, CONLEY TERMINAL, 700 SUMMER STREET, SOUTH BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS

LEGAL NOTICE
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS

The MASSACHUSETTS PORT AUTHORITY (Authority) is soliciting consulting services for MPA CONTRACT NO. M560, NEW GATE PROCESSING FACILITIES, CONLEY TERMINAL, 700 SUMMER STREET, SOUTH BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS The Authority is seeking the services of qualified multidiscipline consulting firm or team with proven experience in container terminal gate processing planning, design and implementation for the design, permitting and construction of the new gate complexes at Conley Terminal to increase terminal throughput and optimize traffic flow. The Consultant must be able to work closely with the Authority and other interested parties in order to provide such services in a timely and effective manner.

The consultant shall demonstrate experience in several disciplines including but not limited to Container Port Operations Planning, IT infrastructure design and integration, Architectural, Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Transportation, Environmental, Geotechnical, Waterfront Engineering, Permitting, Cost Estimating, Construction Phasing, and Sustainable Design.

The contract will be work order based, and Consultant’s fee for each work order shall be negotiated; however, the total project budget, which includes all design, permitting and construction cost is $34,000,000.

A Supplemental Information Package will be available, on Wednesday, October 10, 2018 on the Capital Bid Opportunities webpage of Massport http://www.massport.com/massport/business/bids-opportunities/capital-bids as an attachment to the original Legal Notice, and on COMMBUYS (www.commbuys.com) in the listings for this project. If you have problems finding it, please contact Susan Brace at Capital Programs SBrace@massport.com The Supplemental Information Package will provide detailed information about Scope of Work, Selection Criteria and Submission Requirements.

In recognition of the unique nature of the project and the services required to support it, the Authority has scheduled a Consultant Briefing to be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at the Capital Programs Department, Suite 209S, Logan Office Center, One Harborside Drive, East Boston, Massachusetts. At this session, an overview of the project will be provided, the services requested by the Authority will be described, and questions will be answered.

By responding to this solicitation, consultants agree to accept the terms and conditions of Massport’s standard work order agreement, a copy of the Authority’s standard agreement can be found on the Authority’s web page at http://www.massport.com/massport/business/capital-improvements/important-documents/. Consultant shall specify in its cover letter that it has the ability to obtain requisite insurance coverage.

This submission, including the litigation and legal proceedings history in a separate sealed envelope as required shall be addressed to Houssam H. Sleiman, PE, CCM, FCMAA, NAC, Hon. D.Eng., Director of Capital Programs and Environmental Affairs and received no later than 12:00 Noon on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Massachusetts Port Authority, Logan Office Center, One Harborside Drive, Suite 209S, Logan International Airport, East Boston, MA 02128-2909. Any submission which is not received in a timely manner shall be rejected by the Authority as non-responsive. Any information provided to the Authority in any Proposal or other written or oral communication between the Proposer and the Authority will not be, or deemed to have been, proprietary or confidential, although the Authority will use reasonable efforts not to disclose such information to persons who are not employees or consultants retained by the Authority except as may be required by M.G.L. c.66.

MASSACHUSETTS PORT AUTHORITY
THOMAS P. GLYNN
CEO AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR