Status: Closed: Short-Listed(1) Superior Testing Services, Incorporated
(2) Environmental Resources Management, Incorporated
Notice is hereby given by the West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways, that consulting services will be utilized for calendar year 2010 who have expertise and capability in the following:
Provide Highways with testing services and materials necessary to perform tank tightness testing on Underground Storage Tanks (UST) in accordance with Federal Register September 23, 1998, 40 CFR, Parts 280 and 281, Environmental Protection Procedures and provide cathodic protection evaluation of the UST and piping systems, at locations to be designated by Highways.
Firms interested in being considered must submit a letter of interest and unpriced prospectus to Mr. Aaron C. Gillispie, P.E., Director, Materials Control, Soils and Testing Division, 190 Dry Branch Road, Charleston, West Virginia 25306 prior to 4:00 p.m., Friday, June 26, 2009.
As a minimum, one (1) prospectus will include the following:
- A completed copy of the WVDOH Consultant Confidential Qualification Questionnaire, dated January 1, 2009 or later.
- Overall capabilities to perform the work, including workforce available to assign to the project, personnel qualifications, and present workload.
- Location of office in which control of the work will be performed.
- Indicate the area(s) of the State in which the work will be performed.
- Indication of whether a cost accounting system has been maintained and is in effect such that it is capable of segregating and identifying accumulating costs for each job that is performed under cost-type contracts.
- Type of work anticipated to be subcontracted or performed by a subconsultant, with a listing of the proposed subconsultants.
- Two completed copies (one bound to the prospectus and one loose leaf insert) of the WVDOH Short List Selection Criteria Technical Evaluation form limited to a single page of data. Cross-referencing on this form to other parts of the prospectus is not acceptable.
- Indication of the number of employees who have their Class A, B, C, D and E certification from the West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection (WVDEP).
Prior to entering into contract negotiations, the selected firm and any subconsultants shall submit a current audited overhead rate computation performed by a State or Federal government agency or independent CPA firm. The submitted overhead audit shall contain a detailed exhibit of the computations with all applicable eliminations and references. The audit shall be done in accordance with Government Auditing Standards issued by the Comptroller General of the United States and all eliminations required by the Federal Acquisition Regulations will be made. This requirement will be waived for the selected firm or any subconsultant when its portion of the fee for the project is less than One Hundred Thousand Dollars ($100,000.00). In such instances, a company computed overhead rate may be utilized.
It is the policy of the West Virginia Department of Transportation, Division of Highways, that Disadvantaged and Women-Owned Business Enterprises shall have the maximum opportunity to participate in the performance of contracts financed in whole or in part with Federal funds.
For additional information concerning this notice, contact Mr. John E. Taylor at (304) 558-9876.