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United States, Virginia - us/121


Closing Date: 05.11.2014 (Tender Closed)

The CBBT (Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel) commission selected a team led by Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc and including major partners COWI and HNTB to serve as the Design Manager for the Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel Project that is currently under development. The Project will add a two-lane tunnel under the Thimble Shoal Channel, parallel to one of two existing immersed tunnels between the Delmarva Peninsula and the Hampton Roads area at Virginia Beach.

On 05.11.2014 CBBT will host at Hotel Virginia Beach Oceanfront a project showcase for the Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel. CBBT will be available to meet, by appointment, with potential contractors and consultants for further project discussion on 06.11.2014 and 07.11.2014. The meeting with suppliers will be held by appointment the week of 17.11.2014.

A formal Request for Proposal (RFP) for a Design-Build Contractor is expected by the second half of 2015, with final award scheduled for the summer of 2016. Visit www.cbbt.com. 42/14.


The CBBT (Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel) District is hereby providing advance notice of its intent to issue on 08.05.2015 a Request for Qualifications for the design and construction of the Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel. Qualifications due date 06.07.2015. Shortlist selection  will be on 11.08.2015. The RFQ will be available at www.cbbt.com/rfp.html. 15/15.


The CBBT Commission awarded the Dragados Team, a joint venture composed of Dragados USA Inc. and Schiavone Construction Company LLC, with a EUR673.75 million contract ($755,98 million) for a new tunnel to move traffic from Virginia Beach to the Eastern Shore. The new tunnel will run parallel tunnel alongside the Chesapeake Bay Bridge Tunnel at the Thimble Shoal Channel. The project will begin in October 2017 and is expected to take five years to complete. When it’s finished, the new tunnel will carry two lanes of southbound traffic and the existing tunnel will carry two lanes of northbound traffic

A TBM will excavate and build the tunnel from a large pit on Island 1 to Island 2.  As the machine excavates, the soil will be conveyed back to Island 1 for removal.  Visit http://www.cbbt.com/latest-news/cbbt-commission-awards-contract-for-the-construction-of-the-parallel-thimble-shoal-channel-tunnel/. 31/16.


United States, Missouri - us/120

Whitehead Creek stormwater separation

Closing Date: 11.06.2012 (Tender Closed)

Solicitation for qualified firms specializing in underground tunnel construction, deadline 11.06.2012, for subcontract work on 414 m-long x 2.55 m-diameter tunnel, 2.86 m-diameter pipejack beneath railway, and construction of pipelines, outfall and diversion structures associated with proposed St Joseph, MO stormwater separation project. More from Burns and McDonnell www.burnsmcd.com and www.ci.st-joseph.mo.us quoting bid number RFQ2012-16. 20/12.


United States, Georgia - us/119

Atlanta rapid transit

Closing Date: 06.04.2012 (Tender Closed)

Invitation to tender, deadline 06.04.2012, for system wide tunnel lighting upgrades, project name CP B19735. Provide and install new light fixtures in 14 km (44,000 ft) of Authority tunnel, rooms and areas adjacent to trainways, renew handrails and signage. Prebid conference 06.03.3012 at MARTA HQ in Atlanta. Project contact Frank Chavez fchavez@itsmarta.com. Download project details at www.martabid.itsmarta.com/. 08/12.


United States, New York - us/118

Queens Midtown tunnel

Closing Date: 14.02.2012 (Tender Closed)

Invitation of expressions of interest, deadline 14.02.2012, for construction management and inspection services for project QM-30 replacement of electrical switchgear and power distribution at Queens Midtown tunnel. Contract value USD4-7 million (EUR3.05-5.34 million), duration 5 years 2 months. Forms available for download at www.mta.info/bandt/procure/homeprocure.htm. Contact B Bajor/B Walsh at Triborough Bridge & Tunnel Authority in New York, e-mail www.mta.info/bandt/. Solicitation number PSC-11-2901. 06/12.


United States, New York - us/117


Closing Date: 23.01.2012 (Tender Closed)

RFQ, Pin No 82612W000125, seeks qualifications from construction firms to establish a pre-qualified list of bidders for construction of shafts for bypass tunnel to the Rondout West Branch Tunnel (RWBT) under contract BT1 for New York City Department for Environmental Protection. Queries to PREQUAL@DEP.NYC.GOV by 11.01.2012, no telephone calls. Contact Glorivee Roman, tel +1 718 595-3226, fax –3208, glroman@dep.nyc.gov, 59-17 Junction Blvd, 17th Floor, Flushing, NY 11373, US.  51/11.


Invitation to tender by competitive sealed bids under PIN No 82612MET704, deadline 18.01.2012, for preventive maintenance and repair of electrical instrumentation and telemetry systems in water tunnel No 3 and BWSO facilities, citywide New York. Pre-bid conference on 04.01.2012 at 59-17 Junction Blvd, 12th Floor at 09.30 and site visit 10.01.2012. Further information from project manager Baldemiro Leon at Flushing, NY 11373, tel +1 718 595 4880. Agency contact Greg Hall, tel +1 718 595 3236, e-mail G.Hall@dep.nyc.gov. 01/12


The JV Kiewit-Shea Constructors secured the EUR643,830,988 (USD706,605,852) contract for construction of the Delaware-Rondout Aqueduct Bypass Tunnel (4.02 km-length). The other bidders were Bypass Tunnel Constructors at EUR768,239,087 (USD843,144,000) and JV Skanska-Traylor at EUR 830,888,626 (USD911,902,000). Visit http://www.nyc.gov/html/dep/html/businesses/pact_bid_results.shtml. Project N. WFF-BT-2. 15/15.


United States, New York - us/116

Brooklyn Battery tunnel

Closing Date: 02.11.2011 (Tender Closed)

Invitation of expressions of interest, deadline 02.11.2011, for design and construction support services for project BB-54 rehabilitation of the Brooklyn Plaza pavement/structural slab at the Brooklyn Battery tunnel. Contact B Walsh at Triborough Bridge & Tunnel Authority in New York, e-mail www.mta.info/bandt/ or Victoria Warren at MTA Bridges & Tunnels in New York, e-mail vprocure@mtabt.org. 42/11.


Tully Construction Company secured the four-year EUR231.4 million (USD282.5 million) contract for repairs and restoration projects related to damages at the Brooklyn Battery tunnel (officially Hugh L. Carey Tunnel) caused by Superstorm Sandy. The tunnel connects Brooklyn and Manhattan. Visit http://www.mta.info/news-bridges-and-tunnels-hugh-l-carey-tunnel/2014/11/17/queens-firm-be-awarded-2825-million-contract. 52/14.


United States, Maryland - us/115

Broad Creek Sewer

Closing Date: 17.11.2011 (Tender Closed)

Open invitation to prequalify, deadline 17.11.2011, for microtunnelling contracts at upcoming Broad Creek Augmentation Conveyance Project, solicitation number CP4231C05 MT RFQu. Further information from Jessica Wright at Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission, tel +1 301 206-8245, or visit www.wsscwater.com/home/jsp/content/contract-business-ops.faces. 40/11.


United States, Pennsylvania - us/114

Penn Turnpike

Closing Date: 26.10.2011 (Tender Closed)

Invitation for statements of interest, deadline 26.10.2011, from engineering firms to perform engineering design services for rehabilitation of both tubes and the portal buildings of Tuscarora tunnel located at milepost 186.20 on Penn Turnpike in Huntingdon county. Construction contract programmed to cost EUR6 million (USD8 million). Further information from Kenneth Slippey at Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission in Middletown, tel +1 717 939-9551 ext 5150, e-mail kslippey@paturnpike.com. Contractual questions to Donald Klingensmith, tel +1 717 939-9551 ext 5850, e-mail dklingen@paturnpike.com, to whom statements of interest and required information must be sent. Visit www.paturnpike.com/OUTPUT/PDFs/e20009.pdf. 40/11.


United States, Massachusetts - us/113

Boston Metro

Closing Date: 27.10.2011 (Tender Closed)

MBTA is soliciting bids for Cambridge and Boston Red Line tunnel leak repairs as part of systemwide rehabilitation/repair sponsored by ARRA. Contract no Y44CN01, value EUR1.5 million (USD2 million). Site tour 02.00h on 06.10.2011 assemble at Alewife station. Prebid meeting 07.10.2011 at 11.00h at MBTA , 500 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. Further information from Ken Lim, tel +1 617-222-4487. Visit www.mbta.com/business_center/. 39/11.


United States, Minnesota - us/112

Interceptor sewers

Closing Date: 11.10.2011 (Tender Closed)

Request for bids from pre-qualified contractors, deadline 11.10.2011, for rehabilitation work including repair of cracks within the crown of the interceptor and grouting of void. Value range EUR1.3-1.6 million (USD1.8-2.2 million). For availability of contract documents and assistance in downloading or working with digital documents contact www.questcdn.com at +1 952-233-`632 or info@questcdn.com. For direct enquiries contact Seng Thongvanh on +1 212 435-3953, e-mail seng.thongvanh@metc.state.mn.us quoting contract 1-MN-310. Prebid meeting scheduled 27.09.2011 at RMF, Eagan, MN at 10.00h. 38/11.


Request for proposal, deadline 17.11.2011, for interceptor sewer tunnelling master contract number 11P179 to provide A/E services to support several projects. Contract value EUR723,000 (USD1 million), duration five years. Contact QuestCDN.com +1 952 233 1632, e-mail info@questcdn.com for assistance with downloading and working with the digital documents. Further information from Laron Weddington at METC in St Paul, MN, tel +1 651 601 1801, e-mail laron.weddington@metc.state.mn.us or visit www.metrocouncil.org. 42/11.