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Below is a listing of Qualifications-Based contracts for consideration by the Consultant Selection Committee, and Low-Bid contracts which will be awarded to prequalified firms by low-bid in accordance with the procedures developed by the Bureau requiring services.
Services Key
AERO aeronautics/airport engineering MECH mechanical engineering
AIR air quality analyses for NEPA documentation MULT full-service engineering firm
AMAP aerial mapping NOIS noise analyses for NEPA documentation
ARCY archaeological investigations PLAN transportation planning
BRDG bridge design engineering PINV public involvement
CIVL building and site engineering R&T rail & transit engineering
CMGT construction management/construction services RDWY roadway design engineering
ELEC electrical engineering ROW right-of-way
ENV ecological studies and NEPA documentation SEC development/implementation of security systems
FIRE fire protection engineering SOFT software engineering
GEOT geotechnical investigations/exploration services STRC structural engineering
HAZ hazardous materials investigation SURV ground surveying
HIST historic and architectural evaluations TEST materials/equipment testing
HYD hydraulics TRAF traffic research/engineering
INSP pre-construction inspection of structural integrity UTIL utility engineering
ITS design and implementation of intelligent transportation systems WET wetlands delineation and functional analyses for NEPA documentation
LAND landscape design    
Project: Statewide On-Call Air Quality and Noise Services (1 Contract)
Posting Date: July 29, 2016
Scope of Work: One (1) Statewide On-Call Agreement, anticipated at $400,000 over a three-year term, is needed to conduct transportation related project-level air quality and/or noise impact studies for Department projects at various locations throughout the State.

Typical assignments may include, but are not limited to, the following tasks:

  • Conduct field noise measurements using Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) approved sound level meters.
  • Gather real time traffic volume and movement data.
  • Gather site specific survey and/or GPS data for input into air quality and noise modeling programs.
  • Determine existing and future traffic data for input into air quality and noise modeling programs.
  • FHWA Traffic Noise Model preparation and verification
  • Noise impact evaluation and abatement assessment
  • Project level air quality impact analysis
  • EPA Mobile Vehicle Emissions Simulator and dispersion model preparation
  • Air quality impact evaluation and abatement assessment
  • Preparation of technical reports detailing the air quality and/or noise study methods and results
  • Design of abatement recommendations (i.e. noise barriers, traffic signal modifications, etc.)
  • Preparation of visual aids for use in reports and presentations
  • Attendance at public meetings to present study findings

Knowledge in the use of the following computer modeling programs is required:

  • The current FHWA traffic noise modeling program
  • The current EPA approved motor vehicle emission and dispersion models

This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in the State of New Hampshire

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services as well as their availability to respond rapidly to on-call assignments.

Task Orders assigned under this agreement will be negotiated as either a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee or a lump-sum method of compensation.

For additional information contact: Jon Evans, Air & Noise Program Manager, Bureau of Environment at (603)271-4048.

Closing Date: Interested firms must submit a Letter of Interest limited to two (2) pages, with a third page containing contact information for 3-4 current references, on or before September 2, 2016 to: William Oldenburg, PE, Assistant Director of Project Development, Chairperson, Consultant Selection Committee, NH Department of Transportation, PO Box 483, 7 Hazen Drive, Concord, NH 03302-0483.
Services Required: AIR, NOIS, TRAF, SURV, STRC
Transparency Disclosure: Any information submitted in response to a Request For Proposal (RFP) may be subject to public disclosure under RSA 91-A. In addition, in accordance with RSA 9-F:1, any contract entered into as a result of a RFP will be made accessible to the public online via the website Transparent NH (


Do you have a question or comment regarding this information or the Consultant selection process?
Contact William J. Oldenburg, P.E., Assistant Director of Project Development, Chairperson, Consultant Selection Committee at (603) 271-1486.



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PO Box 483 | 7 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH | 03302-0483
Tel: 603.271-3734 | Fax: 603.271.3914

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