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Sonja Sommerfeldt

Project Estimator

Tim Janesofsky

Contact Information

12775 Westview Drive
Dallas, OR 97338


(503) 623-5373


(503) 623-9117

James W. Fowler Co.
is seeking qualified DBEs, MBEs, WBEss

Project Name

Riverview Pump Station Upgrade

Bid/Contract #

Project No. 150001

Awarding Agency

City of Independence

Project Location

Independence, Polk County, OR

Bid Date

02/06/2019 at 02:00

Project Details

Selective demolition of existing pump station mechanical and electrical system and replacement with new and rnhigher capacity components. Some of the project components are as listed below.
Construction of temporary by-pass pump facilities and controls. Selective demolition of existing pump station electrical, mechanical and structural systems and components. Modifications and upgrades to the existing pump station including new piping, valves, mounting brackets, braces. Two (2) approximately 85 horsepower pumps and associated piping, valving and structural supports. New approximately 150 kW auxiliary generator and electrical power and controls. Cleaning the wet well, removal and replacement of wet well fillets and pump bases to accommodate new pumps and piping. Replacement of the existing valve vault with a new and larger vault. Extension of the new piping and connection to the existing force main. Construction of a new 14-inch force main and bored undercrossing of Ash Creek. Modifications to the site, access road, mechanical and electrical systems. Installation of temporary signing and safety protective measures. Installation of temporary erosion control measures and work area delineation fencing. Commissioning of new equipment and successful testing prior to demolition and removal of temporary by-pass pump system. Final restoration of all structural and surface improvements disturbed by construction. Perform additional and incidental Work as called for by the Specifications and Drawings. Construction is to occur with the temporary pump around system fully operational until switchover to the upgraded station has been complete.

Subcontracting and supplier opportunities are available but not limited to the following categories of work:
- Demolitionrn-
- Concrete Reinforcing
- Electrical
- Structural Metal Framing
- Dewatering
- Trucking (Dump Trucks)
- Fencing

James W. Fowler Co. is an equal opportunity employer and we are requesting qualified subcontractor and supplier bids from all interested firms, including disadvantaged, minority, women, and other business enterprises. Where economically feasible, we are willing to divide total contract requirements into smaller portions or quantities to permit maximum participation by D/M/W/ESB firms. Please contact us to discuss opportunities available.

James W. Fowler Co. will assist D/M/W/ESB subcontractors in obtaining necessary equipment, supplies, or materials. We are also available to provide assistance in obtaining bonding, lines of credit and/or insurance to D/M/W/ESB subcontractors. Please complete all negotiations 24-hours prior to bid opening. We also encourage the utilization of apprentices for this project.

Bid documents can be obtained from the the City of Independence or from James W. Fowler Co. by clicking on the link below The plans and specs are available at no cost on the James W. Fowler Co. website at www.jwfowler.com. For more information, please contact James W. Fowler Co. at (503) 623-5373. Quotes may be faxed to (503) 623-9117 or emailed to estimating@jwfowler.com.

Please follow the link below for plans, specifications, and addenda issued for this project:rnrnhttp://www.jwfowler.com/subcontractors/

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