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DELAWARE The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $7.7-million firm-fixed-price design-build contract to Gardiner and Gardiner Contracting LLC to build a chapel and mortuary center at the Dover Air Force Base. The project entails building a single 19,343-sq-ft structure. Gardiner and Gardiner Contracting, LLC, 2124 Priest Bridge Dr., Suite 14, Crofton, Md. 21114. DR#10-00521865.
KENTUCKY The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $6.8-million firm-fixed-price contract to The Judy Co. Inc. for modifications to the Wolf Creek Dam in Jamestown. The project entails building a temporary water collection and treatment system, a gallery-grout curtain and a plaza-gallery curtain. The 600-ft- long plaza-grout curtain requires drilling and installing casing through about 70 ft of soil prior to constructing a 60-ft-deep grout curtain in rock. The Judy Co. Inc., 8334 Ruby Ave., Kansas City, Kansas, 66111. DR#00-00804136.
MARYLAND The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $9.1-million firm-fixed-price design-build contract to the John C. Grimberg Co. Inc. to construct a boundary gate and facility building at the Fort Detrick U.S. Army Garrison, located in Frederick. This project is expected to be completed by January 2013. John C. Grimberg Co. Inc., 3200 Tower Oaks Blvd., Suite 300, Rockville, 20852.
MISSOURI Express Scripts Inc. has selected a joint-venture of Clayco and Paric to build the fourth building at its headquarters campus in Berkeley in north St. Louis County. The three-story, 227,000-sq-ft office building will house about 1,500 employees. Construction is expected to be completed by late 2011. The estimated construction cost is $70 million. Clayco, 2199 Innerbelt Business Center Dr., St. Louis, 63114. DR#10-00696076.
NEW HAMPSHIRE The Concord School Board has awarded a $40.7-million contract to Harvey Construction to build three new elementary schools. Conant Elementary School will be 73,702 sq ft, Kimball Elementary School will be 71,471 sq ft, and Dame/Eastman Elementary School will be 59,223 sq ft. All the elementary schools are expected to be completed by summer 2012. Harvey Construction, 10 Harvey Rd., Bedford, 03110. DR#03-00913002.
NEW JERSEY The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a $19.1-million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to Sevenson Environmental Services Inc. for environmental remediation work at the Vineland Chemical Co. Superfund site. The project entails excavating, dewatering and off-site transportation of contaminated materials. The Vineland Chemical Co. formerly manufactured arsenic-based herbicides at the site. The project is expected to be completed by December 2012. Sevenson Environmental Services Inc., 2749 Lockport Rd., Niagara Falls, N.Y., 14305.
TENNESSEE The U.S. Army Contracting Command has awarded a $9.1-million firm-fixed-price contract to Ordnance Systems Inc. to design the Acid Facility Relocation Project at Holston Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport. This project includes building a new chemical manufacturing facility to produce the high explosives RDX and HMX. Ordnance Systems Inc. is a subsidiary of BAE Systems, which operates and manages Holston for the Army. The design work is expected to be completed by February 2012. Ordnance Systems Inc., 4509 W. Stone Dr., Kingsport, 37660.
WASHINGTON The Anacortes City Council has awarded a $56-million contract to Imco General Construction to build a 42-million-gallon-per-day water treatment plant. The plant replace the existing plant, at 14489 Riverbend Rd. in Mount Vernon. Imco General Construction, 2116 Buchanan Loop, Ferndale, 98248. DR#10-00666133.
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MASSACHUSETTS 1/17 Community Health Connections is seeking subcontractor bids for the addition and renovation of medical office buildings. This project entails a new, two-story, 23,250-sq-ft building that will contain 32 examination rooms, 13 offices, three treatment rooms, a medical-record file room and two mental-health counseling rooms. The project also includes the renovation of an existing 20,100-sq-ft building to accommodate departments for behavioral health, pharmacology and administrative functions. This project is valued at $16.7 million. Community Health Connections, 275 Nichols Rd., Fitchburg, 01420. DR#10-00459561.
NEW York 1/19 The New York City Transit Authority is seeking bids for phase three of the Culver Viaduct rehabilitation in Brooklyn. This project will rehabilitate the underside of the IND subway line’s Culver Viaduct deck and columns, including concrete rehabilitation and steel repair as well as wrapping with fiber-reinforced polymer all columns, bracings, truss members, floor beams and girders. This project is valued at between $10 million and $50 million. New York City Transit Authority, Contracts Dept., Two Broadway, New York City, 10004.
MICHIGAN 1/19 Washtenaw Community College is seeking prequalification proposals from general contractors to build a parking garage. This project includes building a four-story, 23,000-sq-ft reinforced-concrete structure in Ann Arbor, and it is valued at $12 million. Washtenaw Community College, 4800 E. Huron River Dr., Ann Arbor, 48103. DR#10-00589937.
OREGON 1/20 The Port of Portland is seeking bidders for surveying services for a runway rehabilitation project at Portland International Airport. This project includes the reconstruction of existing runway 10R/28L—which is 11,000 ft long and 150 ft wide—and associated taxiways and structures. The surveying work entails grade verification, quantity tracking and as-built surveying tasks. The overall project is valued at $57 million. Port of Portland, Contracts and Procurement, 7200 N.E. Airport Way, Portland, 97218. DR#09-00437296.
TEXAS 1/20 The City of Boerne is seeking bidders to build a sewage treatment plant and recycling center. The project is expected to be completed by April 2012, and it is valued at $31.6 million. City of Boerne, Attn: Betty Kwasneski, Public Works Dept., 402 E. Blanco Rd., Boerne, 78006. DR#08-00733065.
HAWAII 1/25 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking bidders to build a tactical equipment maintenance facility at Fort Shafter in Honolulu. This project will build a vehicle maintenance complex—consisting of six two-story buildings totaling 85,523 sq ft—as well as petroleum oils and lubricants storage facilities, fencing and gates. This project is valued at between $25 million and $100 million. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Building 230, Fort Shafter, Honolulu, 96858. DR#10-00662530.
MARYLAND 1/27 The Smithsonian Institution is seeking general-contractor bids for a 72,000-sq-ft addition to the Mathias Lab building, located at 647 Contees Wharf Rd. in Edgewood. This project entails building a new steel-frame structure two stories above grade and reinforced concrete below grade. The project also includes major renovations to the existing building, asbestos abatement and demolition of Building 10, a freestanding steel-frame storage structure. This project is valued at between $32 million and $37 million. Smithsonian Institution, Office of Contracting, 2011 Crystal Dr., Arlington, Va. 22202. DR#10-00613412.
PENNSYLVANIA 1/28 Philadelphia International Airport is seeking bidders to construct the U.S. Airways Terminal F Hub expansion. This project entails renovation work within the existing terminal building as well as building a 53,000-sq-ft addition. This project also includes installing mechanical, plumbing, electrical and fire protection systems, relocation of two jet bridges and reconstruction of an existing aircraft parking apron as well as associated infrastructure work. This project is valued at $135 million. Philadelphia International Airport, 8500 Essington Ave., Philadelphia, 19153. DR#07-00814601.
CALIFORNIA 1/31 The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency is seeking proposals from only prequalified firms to replace its existing radio and communications system. The project has been valued at between $50 million and $60 million. San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, One S. Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, 94103. DR#09-00663724.
COLORADO 2/1 The Metro Wastewater Reclamation District is seeking design-build qualifications for the Northern Wastewater Treatment Facility, located in Weld County. The project will construct an advanced wastewater treatment plant with an initial capacity of 24 million gallons per day. This project is expected to be completed by December 2015. This project has been valued at $362 million. Metro Wastewater Treatment District, 6450 York St., Denver, 80229. DR#09-00571883.
MINNESOTA 2/7 The Plymouth Intermediate School District is seeking bids to build the North Education Center, a two-story, 132,000-sq-ft building that will house special-education classrooms. The building will be located at 5530 Zealand Ave. North in New Hope. The project consists of a steel and load-bearing masonry structure, including metal framing at the exterior walls with face brick, decorative concrete masonry units, metal panels and siding. The mechanical system will consist of a geothermal system with heat pumps. This project is expected to be completed by June 2012, and it is valued at $32 million. Plymouth Intermediate School District 287, Attn: Superintendant Sandra Lewandowski, 1820 Xenium Ln., Plymouth, 55441. DR#10-00685626.
SOUTH CAROLINA 2/8 The South Carolina Dept. of Transportation is seeking bidders to construct a new interchange at the intersection of the U.S. Route 17 Bypass and state Route 707, at the back gate of the former Myrtle Beach Air Force Base. This project is valued at between $25 million and $50 million. South Carolina Dept. of Transportation, Monthly Highway Lettings, 955 Park St., Columbia, 29216. DR#07-00678560.
NEW JERSEY 2/11 The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is seeking bids for the realignment and widening of Port Street and the Brewster Road Connector in Newark. This project entails the reconfiguration of an airport entrance and exit, new traffic signals, excavation and backfill. This project is valued at between $20 million and $25 million. Port Authority of New York and New Jersey Technical Center, 241 Erie St., Jersey City, 07301. DR#10-00483607.
FLORIDA 2/17 The Florida Dept. of Transportation is seeking letters of interest from design-build firms to replace the San Sebastian River Bridge on state Road 5 (U.S. Route 1) in St. Johns County. This project entails replacing a low-level bridge and reconstructing the roadway approaches. This project is valued at between $28.5 million and $29.1 million. Florida Dept. of Transportation, District 2, Procurement Dept., 1109 S. Marion Ave., Lake City, 32025. DR#10-00680751.
TEXAS 2/17 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking bidders to build a high-explosive pressing facility at the U.S. Dept. of Energy’s Pantex plant in Amarillo. This project entails building a 45,000-sq-ft facility consisting of an administrative area, pressing bays and a loading ramp with magazine storage. An on-site batch plant will be necessary for the extensive amount of concrete placement, which will require laced rebar. Blast-door manufacturers as well as pressing manufacturers should be identified early in the scheduling process. This project is valued at between $25 million and $100 million. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Attn: Nathan Kloecker, project manager, 1645 S. 101st East Ave., Tulsa, 74128. DR#10-00717083.
ALABAMA 2/17 The Hartselle Board of Education is seeking bidders to build Hartselle High School. This project entails building a two-story, 293,000-sq-ft cast-in-place building. The project is funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and is valued at $34 million. Hartselle Board of Education, 109 College St., Hartselle, 35640. DR#03-00703867.