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INVITATION FOR BIDS BY THE
PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS RFQ # 31476



Sealed bids will be received by the Philadelphia Gas Works at 800 West Montgomery Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19122 lobby, by the Supply Chain Organization for the following:


PGW is seeking bids for qualified contractors to;


PGW IS RESPONSIBLE FOR NATURAL GAS DISTRIBUTION PIPELINE CROSSINGS THROUGHOUT THE CITY. THESE PIPELINES ARE LOCATED ON BRIDGES, ROADWAYS, RAILROADS AND WATERWAYS. SOME ARE READILY ACCESSIBLE VIA CATWALKS OR OTHER MEANS, BUT MANY ARE DIFFICULT TO INSPECT DUE TO THEIR LOCATIONS. PGW SEEKING TO OUTSOURCE THE INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE OF THESE BRIDGE CROSSINGS TO QUALIFIED BIDDERS. THE CONTRACTOR SHALL PERFORM DETAILED VISUAL INSPECTIONS OF EACH BRIDGE CROSSINGS. SINCE MOST LOCATIONS DO NOT FACILITATE ACCESS, THIS WILL NORMALLY REQUIRE AN ARTICULATING UNDER-BRIDGE INSPECTION VEHICLE. OTHER OPTIONS COULD INCLUDE SCAFFOLDING, SCISSOR LIFTS, RAILROAD VEHICLES OR BARGES. THE CONTRACTOR SHALL BE PREPARED TO PERFORM CERTAIN REPAIRS DURING OR SHORTLY AFTER THE INSPECTION. A MANDATORY PRE-BID TELECONFERENCE MEETING WILL BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY APRIL 19, 2017 AT 10:15 AM EASTERN STANDARD TIME AT 800 MONTGOMERY AVENUE, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19122. QUESTIONS AND REQUEST FOR CLARIFICATIONS ARE DUE BY APRIL 21, 2017 AT 11:00 AM. BIDS ARE DUE BY APRIL 10, 2017 AT 12.00 PM. ALL SUBMITTED SEALED BIDS WILL BE OPENED FRIDAY APRIL 28, 2017 AT 2:30 PM EASTERN STANDARD TIME AT 1800 NORTH 9TH STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19122.


An exact time, date and place for the pre-bid meeting and bid due date will be listed on the bid documents.


Bid package may be obtained from the Philadelphia Gas Works, 800 West Montgomery Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19122 lobby.


MBE/WBE participation is strongly encouraged.


All jobs will require:


Bonding


A pre-bid meeting


For further information, please contact: RENJU M KURUVILLA at Tel. +1 (215) 684-6909



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PostedApril 12, 2017