One (1) Project site visit and Pre-Bid Conference for prospective bidders will be scheduled and administered by Interstate Navigation at 11:00 AM on October 11, 2023. Contractor to provide 72-hrs. notice if interpreter services are required.
Click here to view the bid for Project Manual for R.I. Federal Aid Project No. FBD-REGT (024) R.I. Contract No. 2023CM-047.
Click here to view the plans and specifications for the Replacement of the Loading Ramp.
NOTICE: Click here for updated addendums to the Replacement of Loading Ramp Project.
The Work under this Contract involves providing all equipment, tools, labor and materials to remove and replace the existing loading ramp at the existing ferry slips and repairs to existing damaged fixed dock as follows:
- The new loading ramp shall be ½-inch diamond plate and hot-dipped galvanized in accordance with ASTM
All work must be performed in accordance with the Contract Documents consisting of the Drawings, Project Manual, and Bid Package prepared by St. Jean Engineering, LLC and James J. Geremia & Associates, Inc. The work of this contract shall be substantially complete within sixty (60) calendar days from the Notice to Proceed.
The bid will be awarded to the lowest responsive and eligible bidder. Interstate Navigation Company will be administering the bidding and construction processes.
NOTE: ALL BIDDERS TO REVIEW, SIGN AND SUBMIT ALL DOCUMENTS WITHIN THE APPENDIX OF THIS DOCUMENT WITH THEIR BID PROPOSAL. FAILURE TO DO SO WILL CAUSE THE BID TO BE REJECTED AS INELLIGIBLE.
The attention of prospective bidders is called to the fact that this project is to be bid upon and the contract executed under the rules and regulations for carrying out the provision of the Federal-Aid Highway Act, subject to all appropriate Federal Laws, including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended and supplemented, and the Required Contract Provisions For Federal-Aid Construction Contracts, which are included in the Contract Documents.
Wages of labor on Federal-Aid Construction Contracts – prospective bidders are hereby informed that this Contract will be subject to the Federal Highway Act of 1968 and Davis-Bacon Act. All contractors and subcontractors will be subject to and monitored for conformance with the Federal Prevailing Wage Rates. Prevailing wage rates are included in the Contract Documents as well as available online at https://dlt.ri.gov/wrs/prevailingwage/.
Interstate Navigation Co. reserves the right to reject any and all bids.
Training hours are not required for this project.