Ohio River Dredging

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General Information: 

All Date & Times: Eastern Standard Time
Published Date: 03/31/2023 12:00pm
Date Offers Due: April 16, 2023 06:00am EST

Market Survey Questionnaire: 

1. Project Title: Ohio River Lease of Dredge and Plant

2. Project Location: Ohio River and Tributaries

3. Project NAICS Code: 237990

4. Response Date: 16 April 2023 by 6:00 AM Eastern Time

5. Short Project Description: A market survey is being conducted to determine if there are a reasonable number of interested small business concerns to set this future project aside for them.  If your firm is a Small Business (SB), certified HUBZone, 8a, Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB), or Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and you are interested in this project please respond appropriately.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – Louisville District has been tasked to solicit for and award a Single Award Task Order Contract (SATOC) Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) to furnish, transport, and operate one cutterhead pipeline dredge with attendant plant for Maintenance Dredging in support of Navigation of the Ohio River and its principal tributaries.  This will be a regional SATOC IDIQ to include the following Districts:  Louisville District (LRL-Lakes Rivers Louisville), Huntington District (LRH-Lakes Rivers Huntington), Nashville District (LRN-Lakes Rivers Huntington), Pittsburgh District (LRP-Lakes Rivers Pittsburgh, and St. Louis District (MVS-Mississippi Valley St. Louis).

Projects will be awarded by individual task orders.  The maximum cumulative value of the contract is $75,000,000.00.  Contract duration is estimated at five years.  The estimated cost range for each task order is between $5,000,000 and $12,000,000.00.  NAICS code is 237990.  All interested SB, certified HUBZone, 8a, WOSB, and SDVOSB contractors should respond to this survey by email by 16 April 2023 by 6:00 am Eastern Standard Time to Andrew Fleming at Andrew.J.Fleming@usace.army.mil

6. Type of Action: SATOC IDIQ

7. Estimated Advertisement Date: 1 OCT 2023

8. Estimated Award Date: 1st. week of DEC 2023

9. Estimated Performance Period: Estimated 1 June to 1 Oct on a yearly basis for 5 Years

10. Estimated Cost: $75,000,000 Umbrella pool

11. Criteria:

a. Projects similar in scope to this project include:

The Government is seeking qualified, experienced sources capable of performing construction services consisting of dredging and disposal of sediment material from the navigation channels on the Ohio River (RM 0 – 981.0) and tributaries.  Dredging will occur in depths up to 33 feet below the water surface and in currents up to 5 knots. The dredge shall be capable of dredging efficiently a 300 foot wide cut to a depth of 33 feet.  While making a 300 foot wide cut, the dredge shall be of sufficient length that the swing angle to either side of the centerline of the cut shall not exceed 55 degrees.

The contractor shall be required to supply but not be limited to, the following equipment, fleet, and personnel in association with contract dredging contained herein, spill barge, fuel flats, auxiliary floating discharge pipe, derricks, anchor “skidder Barges, work flats, 3200 ft of pontoon mounted or floating discharge pipeline, dredge tender vessels equipped with hydraulic cranes, inspection/survey vessel with associated survey equipment, computer(s) loaded with hydrographic database and dredging software,  Global Positioning System, Gyrocompass, Communications, landline disposal pipe, land pipe placing equipment, baffle plate, lighting, shallow draft pipeline equipment, supervisory and crew personnel for efficient operation, tankerman, etc., and any other required equipment necessary to efficiently dredge, dispose and verify sediment removal of sediments from the navigation channel as specified.

All vessels and equipment must be certified by the U.S. Coast Guard.

b. Projects similar in size to this project include: Dredging and disposal of an estimated 1,200,000 cubic yards per year of sediment material from the navigation channels.

12. Base on the definitions above, for each project submitted, include:

a. Current percentage of construction complete and the date when it was or will be completed.

b. Scope of the project.

c. Size of the project.

d. Dollar value of the project.

e. The portion and percentage of the project that was self preformed.

13. Your (PM) contact information:  Jim Scherzinger (502) 515-3078

To view the full Bid, please click here.