Office for People with Developmental Disabilities at Staten Island DDSO Repair and Replacement of Exterior Platforms, Stairs, and Ramps and Asbestos Abatement

Solicitation #:3527309999/CR5
Issue Date:04/22/2020
Proposal Due:06/23/2020 - 2:00 PM
Classification:Construction Contracts
Type:Bid
Status:New
Subcontracting Provisioning Goals (%)
Minority Owned:18
Women Owned:12
Service Disabled Veteran Owned:6
Pre-Bid Meeting

A Pre-Bid Meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 10:30 AM at 930 Willowbrook Road, DASNY Field Office, Building 13-K, Staten Island, New York 10314. Contact Layla Bahbahani at 718-982-5132 . All prospective bidders are strongly encouraged to attend.

Contract Terms
June 25, 2021
Location Where Goods to be Delivered or Service Performed
Staten Island DDSO, 930 Willowbrook Road, Staten Island, NY 10314

NOTICE TO BIDDERS

DORMITORY AUTHORITY OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK (“DASNY”)

Office for People with Developmental Disabilities

Staten Island DDSO

Repair and Replacement of Exterior Platforms, Stairs, and Ramps and Asbestos Abatement

CR5 General Construction

Project Number 3527309999

Sealed bids for the above Work located at Staten Island DDSO, 930 Willowbrook Road, Staten Island, NY 10314 will be received by DASNY at its office located at 515 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207. Each bid must be identified, on the outside of the envelope, with the name and address of the bidder and designated a bid for the Project titled above. When a sealed bid is placed inside another delivery jacket, the bid delivery jacket must be clearly marked on the outside“BID ENCLOSED” and “ATTENTION: CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS – DOMINICK DONADIO.” DASNY will not be responsible for receipt of bids which do not comply with these instructions.

The Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (“DASNY”) has determined that its interest in obtaining the best work at the lowest possible price, preventing favoritism, fraud and corruption, and other considerations such as the impact of delay, the possibility of cost savings advantages and any local history of labor unrest are best met by use of a Project Labor Agreement (“PLA”) on this Project. The successful low bidder, as a condition of being awarded this Contract, will be required to execute the PLA described in the Information for Bidders and included in the Contract Documents. See Section 18.0 of the Information for Bidders of the Contract Documents for additional information. All subcontractors of every tier will be required to agree to be bound by the PLA.

Individuals and entities submitting bids in person or by private delivery services should allow sufficient time for processing through building security to assure that bids are received prior to the deadline for submitting bids. All individuals who plan to attend bid openings will be required to present government-issued picture identification to building security officials and obtain a visitors pass prior to attending the bid opening.

Only those bids in the hands of DASNY, available to be read at2:00 PM local time on June 23, 2020 will be considered. Bids shall be publicly opened and read aloud. Bid results can be viewed at DASNY’s website; http://www.dasny.org.

In accordance with State Finance Law § 139-j and § 139-k, this solicitation includes and imposes certain restrictions on communications between DASNY personnel and a prospective bidder during the procurement process. Designated staff for this solicitation is: Layla Bahbahani, Project Manager, 930 Willowbrook Road, Building 13-K, Staten Island, New York 10314, 718-982-5132, [email protected] (the Owner’s Representative) and DASNY at [email protected] . Contacts made to other DASNY personnel regarding this procurement may disqualify the prospective bidder and affect future procurements with governmental entities in the State of New York. For more information pursuant to this law, refer to DASNY’s website; http://www.dasny.org or the OGS website; http://www.ogs.state.ny.us.

A Pre-Bid Meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 10:30 AM at 930 Willowbrook Road, DASNY Field Office, Building 13-K, Staten Island, New York 10314. Contact Layla Bahbahani at 718-982-5132 . All prospective bidders are strongly encouraged to attend.

Prospective bidders are advised that the Contract Documents for this Project contain new “GENERAL CONDITIONS for CONSTRUCTION” dated May 1, 2018 that contain significant revisions from those documents previously contained in DASNY’s Contract Documents. Prospective bidders are further advised to review applicable sections of these General Conditions for any potential impact on their bid price prior to submittal of the bid.

A complete set of Contract Documents may be viewed and/or purchased online from Camelot Print and Copy Centers. Only those Contract Documents obtained in this manner will enable a prospective bidder to be identified as an official plan holder of record. DASNY takes no responsibility for the completeness of Contract Documents obtained from other sources. Contract Documents obtained from other sources may not be accurate or may not contain addenda that may have been issued. In addition, prospective bidders are advised that the Contract Documents for this Project contain new “GENERAL CONDITIONS for CONSTRUCTION” dated May 1, 2018 that contain significant revisions from those documents previously contained in DASNY’s Contract Documents. Prospective bidders are further advised to review applicable sections of these General Conditions for any potential impact on their bid price prior to submittal of the bid. The plan holders list and a list of interested subcontractors and material suppliers may be viewed at DASNY’s website: http://www.dasny.org. For Bid Opportunities and other DASNY related news, follow us on Twitter @NYS_DASNY and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/DASNY-Dormitor-Authority-of-the-State-of-New-York/307274192739368 .

 

To view the Contract Documents online, click the following link: www.camelotplanroom.com or type it into your web browser. Then click on the Public Jobs link on the left side of the page. If you would like to purchase the Contract Documents and become a registered planholder click the link "Register for an account" and follow the steps to create a free account (if you have not previously set one up). Once you have a Login and Password, log in to the planroom. To order aDIGITAL DOWNLOAD of the Contract Documents and be placed on the bidder's list, add the Contract Document(s) to your cart and proceed to the checkout. All major credit cards are accepted online. A purchase of a digital download is required to become a registered planholder. Printed sets of the Contract Documents are also available to planholders for an additional cost and may be ordered through the online planroom or by mailing a check. The purchase of the digital downloads and printed sets are non-refundable and non-returnable. Please contact Camelot's Bid Department at (518) 435-9696 or email them at [email protected] for more information.

If you prefer to order a CD of the Contract Documents in place of the digital download, please send your non-refundable check/money order in the amount of $15.00 payable to Camelot Print and Copy Centers to:

Camelot Print & Copy Centers

630 Columbia St. Ext.

Latham, NY 12110

Attn: Bid Department

If you are ordering by mail, please include ALL the following on a transmittal with your check or money order:

Company Name

Address (physical address only)

Contact Person

Phone Number

Email (for communication including addendum notifications)

Company Fax number

FedEx or UPS shipping account number

If you do not have a shipping account, please send an additional non-refundable check for $20 payable to Camelot Print and Copy Centers.

 

Please include your Federal ID number, telephone and fax numbers on your Bank Check or Postal Money Order. NOTE: Bid due date is subject to change if Contract Documents are not available when requested, therefore, please call to confirm the availability of Contract Documents. If the Contract Documents will not be picked up by the purchaser, the purchaser will need to provide an account number for shipping of the documents or send an additional non-refundable check for $20 payable to Camelot Print and Copy Centers.

For the convenience of prospective bidders, subcontractors and material suppliers, the Contract Documents will be displayed at the following locations:

Contact information for hard copy distribution

Construction Journal

Robin Martinos

400 SW 7th St.

Stuart, FL 34994

Contact information after documents have been issued

Melissa Lapierre

Phone: 802-658-3797 ext 525

Fax: 802-862-4926

[email protected]

ConstructConnect

Attn: Production

30 Technology Parkway S. Suite 500

Norcross, GA 30092

Email: [email protected]

Contact: Vera Bifulco

Ph: (800) 364-2059

Dodge Data & Analytics

3315 Central Avenue

Hot Springs, AR 71901

Contact: William Fleming

[email protected]

Ph: (518) 269-7735

No Fax number

Reuben R. McDaniel, III, Acting President & CEO

April 20, 2020

Scope of work includes, but is not limited to, the repair and replacement of concrete porches, patios, ramps and stairs around the Elizabeth Connelly Center, which include buildings 12, 14, 16, 26 and 28. The scope also includes associated asbestos abatement. All work is located at the Staten Island DDSO, 930 Willowbrook Road, Staten Island, NY 10314 campus.

The Dormitory Authority of the State of New York (“DASNY”) has determined that its interest in obtaining the best work at the lowest possible price, preventing favoritism, fraud and corruption, and other considerations such as the impact of delay, the possibility of cost savings advantages and any local history of labor unrest are best met by use of a Project Labor Agreement (“PLA”) on this Project. The successful low bidder, as a condition of being awarded this Contract, will be required to execute the PLA described in the Information for Bidders and included in the Contract Documents. See Section 18.0 of the Information for Bidders of the Contract Documents for additional information. All subcontractors of every tier will be required to agree to be bound by the PLA.

A complete set of Contract Documents may be viewed and/or purchased online from Camelot Print and Copy Centers. Only those Contract Documents obtained in this manner will enable a prospective bidder to be identified as an official plan holder of record. DASNY takes no responsibility for the completeness of Contract Documents obtained from other sources. Contract Documents obtained from other sources may not be accurate or may not contain addenda that may have been issued. In addition, prospective bidders are advised that the Contract Documents for this Project contain new ''GENERAL CONDITIONS for CONSTRUCTION'' dated May 1, 2018 that contain significant revisions from those documents previously contained in DASNY’s Contract Documents. Prospective bidders are further advised to review applicable sections of these General Conditions for any potential impact on their bid price prior to submittal of the bid. The plan holders list and a list of interested subcontractors and material suppliers may be viewed at DASNY’s website: https://www.dasny.org/. For Bid Opportunities and other DASNY related news, follow us on Twitter @NYS_DASNY and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/pages/DASNY-Dormitor-Authority-of-the-State-of-New-York/307274192739368.

To view the Contract Documents online, click the following link: www.camelotplanroom.com or type it into your web browser. Then click on the Public Jobs link on the left side of the page. If you would like to purchase the Contract Documents and become a registered planholder click the link ''Register for an account'' and follow the steps to create a free account (if you have not previously set one up). Once you have a Login and Password, log in to the planroom. To order a DIGITAL DOWNLOAD of the Contract Documents and be placed on the bidder's list, add the Contract Document(s) to your cart and proceed to the checkout. All major credit cards are accepted online. A purchase of a digital download is required to become a registered planholder. Printed sets of the Contract Documents are also available to planholders for an additional cost and may be ordered through the online planroom or by mailing a check. The purchase of the digital downloads and printed sets are non-refundable and non-returnable. Please contact Camelot's Bid Department at (518) 435-9696 or email them at [email protected] for more information.

If you prefer to order a CD of the Contract Documents in place of the digital download, please send your non-refundable check/money order in the amount of $15.00 payable to Camelot Print and Copy Centers to:

Camelot Print & Copy Centers

630 Columbia St. Ext.

Latham, NY 12110

Attn: Bid Department

If you are ordering by mail, please include ALL the following on a transmittal with your check or money order:

Company Name

Address (physical address only)

Contact Person

Phone Number

Email (for communication including addendum notifications)

Company Fax number

FedEx or UPS shipping account number

If you do not have a shipping account, please send an additional non-refundable check for $20 payable to Camelot Print and Copy Centers.

Please include your Federal ID number, telephone and fax numbers on your Bank Check or Postal Money Order. NOTE: Bid due date is subject to change if Contract Documents are not available when requested, therefore, please call to confirm the availability of Contract Documents. If the Contract Documents will not be picked up by the purchaser, the purchaser will need to provide an account number for shipping of the documents or send an additional non-refundable check for $20 payable to Camelot Print and Copy Centers.

Contractor must have completed 5 (five) projects in similar size and scope within the last 10 (ten) years.

Contract Security, EEO/AA Insurance, NY State Vendor Responsibility Questionnaire (Executive Order 125). See Contract Documents for details.

In accordance with State Finance Law § 139-j and § 139-k, this solicitation includes and imposes certain restrictions on communications between Dormitory Authority personnel and an Offerer during the procurement process. Designated staff for this procurement are: The Project Manager and [email protected] Contacts made to other Dormitory Authority personnel regarding this procurement may disqualify the Offerer and affect future procurements with governmental entities in the State of New York. Please refer to the Authority's website (www.dasny.org) for Authority policy and procedures regarding this law, or the OGS website (www.ogs.state.ny.us/aboutogs/regulations/defaultAdvisoryCouncil) for more information about this law. All proposers, domestic and foreign, must be in compliance with New York State business registration requirements. Contact the NYS Department of State regarding compliance. In addition, business entities proposing to provide professional engineering services must obtain a Certificate of Authorization to Provide Engineering Services in New York State from the State Education Department. Proposals must be submitted in the full legal name of the proposer, or the full legal name plus a registered assumed name of the proposer, if any.

Primary Contact

Layla Bahbahani

Project Manager

DASNY

DASNY

Staten Island DDSO

930 Willowbrook Road

Staten Island, New York 10314

United States

Phone: 718-982-5132

Email: [email protected]

Submit To Contact

Dominick Donadio

Construction Contract Administrator

Dormitory Authority of the State of New York

Procurement

Construction Contracts

515 Broadway

Albany, NY 12207-2964

Phone: 518-257-3000

Email: [email protected]

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XBR Inc.Sean Bronson718-606-0072[email protected]35-12 19th Ave. Suite 2EAstoriaNY11105718-889-2229
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TDJ Services Inc.Margaret Amatulli347-234-4585[email protected]97 Brooklyn Terminal MarketBrooklynNY11236 
TDJ Services Inc.Ray Blum347-234-4585[email protected]97 Brooklyn Terminal MarketBrooklynNY11236 
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Sharan Builders, Inc.Manjit Singh718-361-1700[email protected]128-12 18th Ave.College PointNY11356718-361-1799
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SRR Holdings LLCShakil Khan201-562-2514[email protected]480 6th Ave Apt #257New YorkNY10011 
CVM Construction Corp.Chris Marangoudakis718-898-0007[email protected]28-35 199th StreetFlushingNY11354914-607-3731
AAA Contracting Services Corp.Gurminder Dhaliwal718-874-3800[email protected]2127 Oakwood PlElmontNY11003718-532-0665
TDI Construction Inc.Laura Alioto718-424-9700[email protected]6070 74th St.Middle VillageNY11379718-424-9710
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The Outfit M&J LLCManogaran Rajubettan917-605-4629[email protected]5 Foster AveValleystreamNY11580 
Fine and Fair Construction LLCMohammed Hossain718-322-0800[email protected]96-14 Liberty AveJamaicaNY11417 
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Gem Quality CorporationCarolyn Delaney718-759-9277[email protected]5620 1st AvenueBrooklynNY11220718-759-9278
ABCD Construction Corp.George Bouroudis718-439-3385[email protected]5702 3rd Ave.BrooklynNY11220718-666-4046
Design Construction Division Inc.Michel Mathieu718-524-6137[email protected]19 Livermore AveStaten IslandNY10302 
R J Green Construction Corp.Bilal Ahmad718-676-5185[email protected]814 Coney Island Ave.BrooklynNY11218718-675-7012
NY Asphalt IncJoseph Giannetti718-966-6466[email protected]366 Industrial LoopStaten IslandNY10309718-966-6544
B&B Contracting Group, LLCOdila Roman646-693-5527[email protected]247 West 35th St Suite 1101New YorkNY10001 
William A Gross Construction Associates, Inc.Richard DeLuca516-437-0909[email protected]117 S 4th StNew Hyde ParkNY11040 
SH5 Construction CorpYasmeen Latif718-259-2625[email protected]8684-25th AvenueBrooklynNY11214718-259-5024
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WWC ContractingRichard Martucci718-698-9577[email protected]356 Meredith Ave.Staten IslandNY10314718-698-7309
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Adelaide Environmental Health Associates, Inc. John Soter 8452787710 [email protected] www.adelaidellc.com 8452787750
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CVM Construction Corp Marco Santana 7188980007 [email protected] www.cvmconstructioncorp.com Interior and exterior work residential and commercial.
Greenway USA LLC Matt Nolty 15167125965
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Hibuild LLC Sachin Garg 9085950649 [email protected] www.hibuild.com 7324128586
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HV CONSTRUCTION CORP GURBIR SINGH 7188444433 [email protected]
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Margen Designs, Inc Maria Podesta 5163159792 [email protected] www.margendesigns.com 8664917416
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New Roc Contracting Corp. Bojana Cfarku 9145003994 [email protected] 9142357300
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The Sinchi Organization Claudio Sinchi 9142578832 [email protected]
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Thomas F. Cash & Sons Inc. Ed Cash 5163555401 [email protected] Plumbing heating and pipe fitting
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United Industries unlimited Chacko Mathew 9175784679 [email protected] unitedindustriesunlimited.com 5163641345
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  • Women Owned Business (WBE)
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