METROPOLITAN COUNCIL Notice of Request for Proposals (RFP) for METRO Blue Line Light Rail (BLRT) Extension Project Contract 22P103
METRO Blue Line Light Rail (BLRT) Extension Project
Contract Number 22P103
The Metropolitan Council is soliciting proposals for METRO Blue Line Light Rail (BLRT) Extension Project for Engineering Services, Project Management Services and Risk Management Services. This is a three-part Request for Proposal for which consultants can propose on one, two or three parts. The work will include, but not be limited to: civil design, station architecture, utilities, track and guideway, systems, structures, traffic, etc. The contract(s) will also provide support for outreach and engagement, quality, project controls, project management and risk management. The anticipated schedule for this procurement is as follows:
RFP Issue Date August 11, 2022
Pre-Proposal Meeting August 23, at 1:00 PM CST
Questions Due August 26, 2022, at 1:00 pm CST
Proposals Due September 28, 2022, at 5:00 PM CST
Negotiations Start October 20, 2022
Award December 2022
For the purposes of the individual parts, the Council has established the following goals for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation for each:
Part One: The DBE participation goal for this scope is 19% of the proposal amount for the Engineering Services portion of the work (Contract 22P103A)
- Civil Design, Traffic Design, Track and Guideway, Systems Design, Structures Design, Station Architecture
- Project Controls, FTA New Starts Reporting, Project Scheduling, Cost Estimating, Agreements Support, Support Community Outreach
- Risk Assessment, Value Engineering, Constructability Review, Peer Review
For the purposes of this project, the Council has established the goals above for Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) participation. DBE firms can be found in the MNUCP DBE Directory.
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Proposers are strongly encouraged to verify subcontractor’s State and Federal debarment and suspension status at: http://www.mmd.admin.state.mn.us/debarredreport.asp.
A Pre-Proposal Meeting will be held via Webex on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 at 1:00 PM local time. The meeting may be joined by visiting Webex.com or calling 1-855-282-6330 - Meeting Number 24877959871#, Password 4AKmFRzxR37 (42563799 from phones). Proposers are strongly encouraged to attend.
Questions concerning the content of the RFP documents may be directed to:
390 North Robert Street
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: (651) 602-1032