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11NM1713 - NFIA - Electrical Vault Upgrade

  Executive Summary
Updated On 04/11/2018
Bid No. E-539
Due Date & time 02/27/2018 at 02:00 p.m.
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Project Involves New Construction
Proposals From General Contractors
Type of Facility Municipal/Government
Posted in NY
Location Niagara Falls International Airport
9900 Porter Rd
Niagara Falls, NY 14304
Estimate $290,000.00
Description The work area is located in the electrical vault at the Niagara Falls International Airport, adjacent to the Air
Traffic Control Tower at 9900 Porter Rd. Niagara Falls, NY 14304.

The Work of this project provides for the furnishing of all labor, materials, appliances, tools, equipment and plant, and the performing of all Work in accordance with these specifications and drawings, with exception of work that is expressly and specifically not included in the project.

The project consists of one (1) contract that includes, but not be limited to the following:

-Replacement of (8) Constant Current Regulators (CCR) for airfield lighting. The CCRs vary in size as follows: (4) 30KW, (2) 20KW, (1) 15KW and (1) 7.5KW.
-Replacement of a 250KW diesel generator, transfer switch and other associated controls and accessories.
-Associated mechanical and electrical work to install and connect CCRs, Generator and associated components along with all conduit, wiring, ductwork, fueling piping, fittings, louvers and controls and connections.
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Review Bid Docs at 181 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Engineering Offices 7th Floor
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Owner NFTA
Designers LaBella Associates, PC
300 Pearl St., Suite 130
Buffalo, NY 14202
Michael Rogalski, PE
Special Instructions The NFTA reserves the right to waive irregularities, to reject any or all bids and to extend the bidding period.
Bid security must accompany each bid and must be in an amount not less than ten percent of the total bid price if the base bid exceeds $50,000.00. Bid security may be submitted prior to bid opening either electronically utilizing Surety2000 at, or delivered to the NFTA in an opaque sealed envelope. Details for electronic submission are provided on the NFTA’s Engineering Branch website. In the event a bidder utilizes an offline bid but provides bid security electronically the electronic bid bond number must be submitted with the offline bid.

The Contractor shall perform not less than 65% of the work with its own forces.
The time of completion for the project is 150 calendar days after receipt of the Notice to Proceed. Liquidated damages in the amount of $500.00 per calendar day will be assessed against the Contractor for its failure to complete the project within the time specified.

Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE) participation is encouraged.

A pre-bid meeting is scheduled for February 14, 2018 at 9:00a.m. at 9900 Porter Road (Adjacent to the Niagara Aerospace Museum), Niagara Falls, NY 14304.
Posted by
John Blazier  of NFTA
181 Ellicott St. Buffalo, NY 14203
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