The Bureau of Reclamation seeks bids for bank stabilization work at Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, the reservoir formed by 6,809-MW Grand Coulee Dam in Washington. Bids are due July 1.
Lake Roosevelt extends 151 miles up the Columbia River to the Canadian border and up the Spokane River. Reclamation seeks bids June 28 to replace switchyard relays and install a communication system at Grand Coulee.
The current solicitation, which is set aside for Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) small businesses, seeks bank stabilization for a portion of the lake. Work includes furnishing and compacting 4-inch rockfill, applying geotextile fabric between gabion baskets/Reno mattresses and the rock backfill, and between the rock backfill and the existing bank. The contractor also is to furnish and install the gabion baskets and Reno mattresses, furnish and compact topsoil and seed, furnish and wrap topsoil lifts over the gabions using soil wrap fabric, and spray hydraulic mulch.
The work is valued at between $1 million and $5 million.
A solicitation notice may be obtained from the Federal Business Opportunities Internet site, www.fbo.gov, by entering Solicitation No. R11PS10055 in the "Keyword/Solicitation #" box.
Bids are due July 1. For information, contact Misty Gates, Contract Specialist, Bureau of Reclamation, Pacific Northwest Regional Office, 1150 N. Curtis Road, Suite 100, Boise, ID 83706; (1) 208-378-5079; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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