Seeking a consultant or consultant team (“Consultant”) to provide construction management services to support the installation of reliable, dispatchable, and sustainable power to identified critical facilities on the Hunts Point Peninsula. The Consultant will provide construction management services during pre-construction, construction and post-construction for the three project components which include Solar and Storage Installations, Emergency Backup Generators and a Tri-Generation (combined cooling, heat, and power) system to support the Hunts Point Produce and Meat Markets.
NYCEDC plans to select a Consultant on the basis of factors stated in the RFP which include, but are not limited to: the quality of the proposal, experience of key staff identified in the proposal, experience and quality of any subcontractors proposed, demonstrated successful experience in performing services similar to those encompassed in the RFP, the quality of the plan for M/WBE participation and the proposed fee. This project is expected to be funded through City Capital Funds and US Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (“HUD”) Community Development Block Grant-Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) program.
It is the policy of NYCEDC to comply with all federal, state and City laws and regulations which prohibit unlawful discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status and other protected category and to take affirmative action in working with contracting parties to ensure certified Minority and Women-owned Business Enterprises (MWBEs) share in the economic opportunities generated by NYCEDC’s projects and initiatives. Please refer to the Equal Employment and Affirmative Compliance for Non-Construction Contracts Addendum in the RFP
This project has Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprise (“M/WBE”) participation goals, and all respondents will be required to submit an M/WBE Narrative Form with their response. To learn more about NYCEDC’s M/WBE program, visit edc.nyc/opportunity-mwdbe. For the list of companies who have been certified with the New York City Department of Small Business Services as M/WBE, please go to the nyc.gov/buycertified.
NYCEDC established the Kick Start Loan programs for Minority, Women and Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (M/W/DBE) interested in working on public construction projects. Kick Start Loans facilitates financing for short-term mobilization needs such as insurance, labor, supplies and equipment. Bidders/subcontractors are strongly encouraged to visit the NYCEDC website at edc.nyc/opportunity-mwdbe to learn more about the program.
An optional pre-proposal session will be held on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 11:00am at NYCEDC. Those who wish to attend should RSVP by email to huntspointenergyCM@edc.nyc on or before November 21, 2019.
Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 4, 2019. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFP should be directed to huntspointenergyCM@edc.nyc Detailed submission guidelines and requirements are outlined in the RFP available as of Friday, November 15, 2019. To download a copy of the solicitation documents please visit edc.nyc/rfps. RESPONSES ARE DUE NO LATER THAN 4:00 p.m. on Friday, December 20, 2019. Please submit four (4) sets of your proposal and two (2) USB.