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Below is a detailed listing of recent short-listed Consultant projects, including the short-listed firms, the selected firm(s) (in bold), the fee for services and the date of Governor and Council approval. Projects remain listed here for 12 months after Governor and Council approval.
Services Key
AERO aeronautics/airport engineering LAND landscape design
AIR air quality analyses for NEPA documentation MECH mechanical engineering
AMAP aerial mapping MULT full-service engineering firm
ARCY archaeological investigations NOIS noise analyses for NEPA documentation
BRDG bridge design engineering PLAN transportation planning
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
       
Project: JACKSON 27709, X-A003(593)
Replacement or Rehabilitation of Br. No. 144/056 carrying
NH Route 16 over Ellis River (Preliminary Design Part “A”)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: January 24, 2014
Scope of Work:

Preliminary design, public involvement process, final design, and associated environmental & cultural services for replacement or rehabilitation of the existing bridge carrying NH Route 16 over the Ellis River in the Town of Jackson. Constructed in 1938, this two span concrete rigid frame bridge has a total length of 139 feet and a total width of 36.2 feet.
This bridge is on the Department’s Red List of deficient structures.
The scope of work may include:

  • Design a replacement or rehabilitation of the existing bridge
  • Replace bridge rail and approach rail
  • Perform Hydraulic Study
  • Roadway design associated with the bridge rehabilitation/replacement
    Traffic control design
  • Provide final bridge load rating, including NHDOT Bridge Rating Form 4
  • Public Involvement support services

The future structure is anticipated to accommodate 2-lanes of traffic (one lane in each direction), with shoulders.

Environmental efforts are needed to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation including cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements.

The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public outreach / public involvement process.

This project requires Part “A” (Preliminary Design) and Part “B” (Final Design) services. This solicitation is for Part “A” only. At the conclusion of Part “A”, the Department reserves the right to either negotiate a scope and fee for Part “B”, or terminate the contract.

This work will require Professional Engineer and Land Surveyor licensure in the State of NH.

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services, other related project experiences with references noted, and their current workload with the Department.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee for compensation.
For additional information contact Robert Landry, Bridge Design, at 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HIST, HYD, PINV, TRAF, SURV
Short List: (Action taken by the Committee; approval pending)
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  
Project: Transportation Asset Management Plan
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: January 24, 2014
Scope of Work:

Purpose:
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation (NHDOT) is advancing the Department’s capabilities in asset management, which includes meeting MAP 21 requirements pertaining to the development of a risk based Transportation Asset Management Plans (TAMP). The plan envisioned by the Department will include strategies for the State’s transportation system. Implementation of the TAMP will be phased in, based on MAP-21 requirements and NHDOT priorities and resources.
Scope of Work:
Assist and facilitate NHDOT staff and stakeholders in the development of a TAMP that address the following information, needs, and goals:

  • MAP21 requirements
  • Asset inventory and condition
  • Asset management and objectives and measures
  • Performance Gap Analysis
  • Lifecycle cost considerations
  • Risk Management analysis
  • Financial plan
  • Investment strategies
  • Asset management process enhancements
  • Performance measures initiatives, such as the balanced scorecard

Provide training in key information areas, including risk-based asset management development and analysis.

Transportation engineering knowledge and services are required.
The completion deadline for the TAMP is September 30, 2015.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee for compensation. Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their ability to perform the above-mentioned work, past experience with similar type work, and the ability to meet an aggressive development schedule.

For additional information, contact Project Manager Craig Green, at (603) 271-1486.

Services Required: PLAN (including transportation asset management, work plan development, facilitation, and technical writing), RDWY, STRC
Short List: AMEC Environmental & Infrastructure, Inc.
Applied Pavement Technology, Inc.
Gordon Proctor & Associates
STV Incorporated
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  
Project: Statewide On-Call Professional Survey Services
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: January 24, 2014
Scope of Work:

One (1) Statewide On-Call Agreement, anticipated to have a maximum value of $500,000 over a three-year term, is needed to provide on-call professional survey services for various transportation projects located throughout the State. Typical assignments that are anticipated include all types of preliminary surveys with data to be furnished in MX format for use by the Department for engineering design, as well as boundary survey services related to transportation projects, e.g., locating property lines, preparing property subdivisions, etc. The boundary survey work will require the surveyor to be licensed in the State of New Hampshire, and three-person survey crews will be necessary for a majority of the preliminary survey assignments. 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 lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation.

For additional information contact Melodie Esterberg, Chief of Design Services, at (603) 271-2297

Services Required: SURV
Short List: (Action taken by the Committee; approval pending)
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

 

 

Project: CENTER HARBOR 24579, X-A002(923)
Replacement or Rehabilitation of Br. No. 080/040 carrying Waukewan Road over Lake Waukewan Outlet (Preliminary Design Part “A”)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: November 18, 2013
Scope of Work:

Preliminary design, public involvement process, final design, and associated environmental & cultural services for replacement or rehabilitation of the existing bridge carrying Waukewan Road over Lake Waukewan Outlet in the Town of Center Harbor. Constructed in 1936, this is a simple span concrete slab bridge with a total length of 13 feet. This bridge is on the Department’s Red List of deficient structures.

The scope of work may include:

  • Design a replacement or rehabilitation of the existing bridge
  • Replace bridge rail and approach rail
  • Perform Hydraulic Study
  • Roadway design associated with the bridge rehabilitation/replacement
  • Traffic control design
  • Provide final bridge load rating, including NHDOT Bridge Rating Form 4

The future structure is anticipated to accommodate 2-lanes of traffic (one lane in each direction), with shoulders.

Environmental efforts are needed to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation including cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements. Lake Waukewan is a public water supply.

The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public outreach / public involvement process.

This project requires Part “A” (Preliminary Design) and Part “B” (Final Design) services. This solicitation is for Part “A” only. At the conclusion of Part “A”, the Department reserves the right to either negotiate a scope and fee for Part “B”, or terminate the contract.

This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in the State of NH.

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services, other related project experiences with references noted, and their current workload with the Department.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee for compensation.

For additional information contact Robert Landry, Bridge Design, at 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HIST, HYD, PINV
Short List: HEB Engineers
Kleinfelder
Quantum Construction Consultants
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  
Project: NORTH HAMPTON 24457, X-A002(909)
Replacement or Rehabilitation of Br. No. 148/132 carrying
US Route 1 over (former) Boston & Maine Railroad corridor (Preliminary Design - Part “A”)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
November 18, 2013
Posting Date: November 18, 2013
Scope of Work:

Preliminary design, public involvement process, final design, and associated environmental & cultural services for replacement or rehabilitation of the existing bridge carrying US Route 1 over the Boston & Maine Railroad in the town of North Hampton, and improvements to the two adjacent intersections of North Road and US Route 1. Constructed in 1935, this is a simple span concrete tee-beam bridge with a total length of 42 feet. This bridge is on the Department’s Red List of deficient structures.

The scope of work may include:

  • Design a replacement or rehabilitation of the existing bridge
  • Replace bridge rail and approach rail
  • Perform analyses of the two US Route 1 and North Road intersections, located to the north and south of the bridge
  • Roadway design for the bridge and intersections
  • Traffic control design
  • Provide final bridge load rating, including NHDOT Bridge Rating Form 4
  • Evaluate intersections to determine whether signal warrants are met

The future structure is anticipated, as a minimum, to accommodate 3-lanes of traffic (one lane in each direction and a center turn lane), with shoulders.

Environmental efforts are needed to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation including cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements.

The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public outreach / public involvement process.

This project requires Part “A” (Preliminary Design) and Part “B” (Final Design) services. This solicitation is for Part “A” only. At the conclusion of Part “A”, the Department reserves the right to either negotiate a scope and fee for Part “B”, or terminate the contract.

This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in the State of NH.

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services, other related project experiences with references noted, and their current workload with the Department.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee for compensation.

For additional information contact Robert Landry, Bridge Design, at 271-3921 or Michael Dugas, Highway Design (Preliminary), at 271-2604.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HIST, TRAF, PINV
Short List: Fay, Spofford & Thorndike, LLC
GM2 Associates, Inc.
URS Corporation
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

 

Project: Development of a Statewide Freight Plan
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: October 14, 2013
Scope of Work: Development of a comprehensive multi-modal (air, rail, port and highways) New Hampshire Statewide Freight Plan. The completed freight plan must be MAP-21 compliant.

The following areas are being considered as part of the components to the plan:

  • Freight Inventory and Data Collection
  • Economic and Demographic Trends, Impact on NH Economy
  • Existing Statewide Freight Infrastructure including primary freight network (PFN) facilities and critical rural freight corridors
  • Freight Demand
  • Freight Projections and Analysis
  • Needs Assessment including Truck Parking, Rest Areas, Fueling and Maintenance Facilities
  • Performance Measures
  • Policy, Program, Freight Strategy and Recommendations
  • Public Involvement, Outreach Initiatives & Deliverables
  • Coordination with Advisory Group
  • Intermodal Freight Facilities
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • Freight Critical Statewide Project Listing
  • Summary of supporting elements (strategies, goals, recommendations) from other statewide and metropolitan plans including Statewide LRTP, MPO & RPC LRTPs, SHSP, Statewide and Regional ITS Architectures, Statewide Asset Management Plan, Statewide Rail Plan Port Resources, Airport Resources

This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in the State of New Hampshire. The contract is anticipated to use a cost plus fixed fee compensation format and have a duration of approximately 30 months.

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned work and past experience with similar type work. For additional information contact Director Patrick Herlihy, at (603) 271-2449.

Services Required: PLAN, R&T, TRAF, ENV, CIVL, STRC, RDWY, AERO
Short List: Cambridge Systematics, Inc.
HDR Engineering, Inc.
Whitman, Requardt & Associates, LLP
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Bedford 13953 – Final Design
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: September 13, 2013
Scope of Work: Final highway design, right-of-way plan development, right of way appraisal, procurement, and relocation, associated environmental resource study and permitting, detailed cost estimation, public outreach and public involvement, traffic signal design and coordination, utility relocation design, and construction support services are needed for a project addressing safety and capacity improvements on and along approximately two miles of NH Route 101 in the Town of Bedford, from NH Route 114 to Wallace Road.

The purpose of this contract will be to complete the necessary work to bring the project from a stage after the public hearing in 2014 to construction (advertising in 2016). The process of identifying and creatively resolving property impacts will be critical in order to meet the desired schedule. The preliminary design is currently being performed in-house by Department personnel. The design will consider the “Bedford Route 101 Corridor Study” completed in 2002, and the Study is a currently-available resource.

This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in the State of New Hampshire. The contract is anticipated to use a cost plus fixed fee compensation format and have a duration of approximately 30 months.

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned work, past experience with similar type work, and the ability to meet an aggressive design schedule. For additional information contact Project Manager Victoria Chase, at (603) 271-2171.

Services Required: RDWY, ENV, HIST, TRAF. ROW, UTIL, HAZ, LAND
Short List: The Louis Berger Group, Inc.
CLD Consulting Engineers, Inc.
Fay, Spofford & Thorndike, LLC
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Bridge Design Services (2 Contracts)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACTS
Posting Date: August 26, 2013
Scope of Work:

Two (2) Statewide On-Call Agreements, at a maximum value of $1,000,000 each over a three-year term, are needed to provide engineering for bridge design and related technical/professional consulting services on demand for various projects at various locations throughout the State.
Typical assignments may include, but are not limited to, the following tasks:

  • Preliminary design, final design, and development of contract plans and documents for bridge rehabilitation, replacement, and construction for various types of bridge structures
  • Design of roadway approaches if/as needed to fully develop bridge projects and plans, including roadway drainage design
  • Technical writing and/or drafting for bridge plans, documents, reports, and manuals
  • Inspection and load rating of various bridge types, including gusset plates as appropriate, and completion of Bridge Rating Form 4 (as-built and as-inspected conditions)
  • Hydraulic calculations and analyses associated with bridges, waterways, and drainage structures
  • Design of scour countermeasures and substructure protection
  • Geotechnical investigations, evaluations, reports, and recommendations
  • Coring, testing, and evaluation of structural steel and concrete members, including substructure elements
  • Environmental efforts to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation, including natural and cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements
  • Assist the Department in the public involvement process
    Other additional tasks as needed to support assigned projects/tasks

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 these Agreements will be negotiated as either a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee or a lump-sum method of compensation.

For additional information contact: Bob Landry, Bridge Design Bureau, at (603) 271-3921

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HYD, GEO, INSP, TEST
Short List: Fay, Spofford & Thorndike, LLC
HDR Engineering, Inc.
Hoyle, Tanner & Associates, Inc.
Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc.
McFarland-Johnson, Inc.

Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Railroad Bridge Design Services
Inspection and Load Rating of Railroad bridges and related engineering services
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT (1 Contract)
Posting Date: August 26, 2013
Scope of Work: One (1) Statewide On-Call Agreement, at a maximum value of $375,000 over a 3-year term, is needed to provide engineering and technical/professional consulting services on demand for Railroad bridges and related projects at various locations throughout the State.
It is anticipated that initial tasks will involve inspection of 16 railroad bridges and load ratings on 9 of the 16 railroad bridges on the Concord to Lincoln Railroad Line owned by the State of New Hampshire, Department of Transportation.
The 16 bridges are:
Concord - C1.51 over Wattanummon Brook - Timber with Ballasted Deck*
Concord - C1.54 over Access Road - Timber with Ballasted Deck*
Concord - C1.72 over Merrimack River – Steel Through Truss with Open Deck*
Tilton - C18.61 over Winnipesaukee River – Steel Plate Girder with Ballasted
Tilton - C18.78 over Winnipesaukee River – Steel Plate Girder with Open Deck
Tilton/Belmont C22.05 - over Lake Winnisquam – Steel Deck Truss with Open Deck
Ashland - C46.07 over Depot Street – Steel Deck Truss & Plate Girders with Open Deck*
Ashland/Bridgewater - C47.35 over Pemigewasset River – Steel Through Truss with Open Deck*
Plymouth – P0.82 over Baker River – Steel Through Truss with Open Deck
Campton – P3.07 over Pemigewasset River – Steel Through Truss with Open Deck*
Campton – P5.46 over Beebe River – Steel Pony Truss with Open Deck
Campton – P6.31 over Mad River – Steel Through Truss with Open Deck
Thornton – P8.73 over Pemigewasset River – Steel Through Truss with Open Deck*
Thornton – P12.86 over Hubbard Brook – Steel Through Truss with Open Deck
Woodstock – P18.09 over Pemigewasset River – Steel Through Truss with Open Deck*
Woodstock – P20.41 over East Branch Pemigewasset River with Steel Through Truss with Open Deck*

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

  • Full in-depth inspection of all bridge components including superstructure, abutments, piers, channels, slope protection, timbers, rail, track approaches, and any other aspects of the railroad bridges.
  • Determine the safe live load capacity of any/all Railroad bridges as assigned, potentially including the nine (9) bridges designated with an asterisk, above.
  • Preparation of all reports, calculations, and submittals as required for the inspection reports, load ratings, and any other required documents.
  • Preliminary design, final design, and development of contract plans and documents for rehabilitation, replacement, or construction for various types of Railroad bridge structures.
  • Design of railway approaches, if/as needed, to fully develop bridge projects and plans, including railway drainage design
  • Technical writing and/or drafting of bridge plans, documents, reports, and manuals
  • Hydraulic calculations and analyses associated with bridges, waterways, and drainage structures
  • Design of scour countermeasures and substructure protection
  • Prepare all appropriate environmental documentation, including natural and cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements
  • Assist the Department in the public involvement process
  • Other additional tasks as needed to support assigned projects/tasks

Bridge inspections and load ratings shall be performed to standard AREMA railroad bridge inspection procedures and to the requirements of the FRA.

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, their availability to respond rapidly to on-call assignments, and on past experience with similar type work. The Letters of Interest should include at least 2 references that the Department may contact..

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

For additional information contact Robert Landry, Bridge Design, at 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, ENV, HYD, INSP
Short List:

Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc.
Parsons Brinckerhoff, Inc.
Stantec Consulting Services, Inc.
TEC Associates

Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Hampton 23821 – Transportation Updates to Hampton Beach Area Master Plan
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: July 12, 2013
Scope of Work: Engineering and planning services are needed to assist the Hampton Beach Area Commission with an update to the transportation components of the current 50-year Hampton Beach Master Plan. The current plan was completed in 2001 and may be found online as a PDF document here: http://hamptonnh.gov/wp-content/uploads/Planning/Documents/HamptonBeachMasterPlan.pdf. The on-call/task order services format agreement is anticipated to have a maximum value of $300,000 and a maximum contract period of four years. The project will be broken out into three parts – the first part will consist of plan updates, and the second and third will involve bringing identified infrastructure improvements from the concept/plan update phase into more detailed design phases.
For Part A efforts, specific tasks may include the following:
• Updated assessment of the transportation infrastructure including:
- Bicycle and pedestrian safety and amenities
- Local public transit services/amenities
- Parking
- Roadways & bridges
• Updated demographics and traffic data and future projections.
• Review of recently completed efforts by community & regional groups that impact transportation in this area.
• Update of current/planned land use per local ordinances.
• Public involvement process (meetings, charrettes, etc.).
• Traffic model simulations.
• Recommended improvements/changes.
• Development of detailed Implementation plan & strategies.

For Part B efforts, specific tasks may include the following:
• Preliminary design for both roadways and structures (parking & bridges).
• Public outreach/public involvement.
• Detailed cost estimates.
• Associated environmental resource review (cultural/natural) and documentation.

For Part C efforts, specific tasks may include the following:
• Final Design for both roadways and structures (parking & bridges)
• Public outreach/public involvement.
• Detailed cost estimates.
• Associated environmental resource reviews (cultural/natural) review, documentation and permitting services.

This work will require professional planning experience and 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 and on past experience with similar type work as demonstrated by reference interviews. Task Orders assigned under this Agreement will be negotiated as either a lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation.

For additional information contact: William Rose, Senior Planner, at (603) 271-6581.

Services Required: PLAN, CIVL, ENV, TRAF, RDWY, BRDG, STRC
Short List: Nitsch Engineering
Parsons Brinckerhoff, Inc.
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Highway Design Services
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACTS
Posting Date: March 29, 2013
Scope of Work:

Two (2) Statewide On-Call Highway Design Agreements, anticipated to have a maximum value of $850,000 each over a 3-year term, are needed to provide on-call engineering, technical, technical writing and/or drafting services for various safety related projects located on State and municipal roadways.

Typical assignments will focus primarily on Highway Safety Improvement Program (HSIP) projects that will typically include the following tasks:

  • Conduct and facilitate Road Safety Audits
  • Providing benefit cost ratios and crash modification calculations for recommendations from road safety audits
  • Provide engineering, technical, and/or drafting services for construction of new or rehabilitation of existing roadways based upon recommendations from road safety audits. This work may include drainage structures (culverts), drainage systems, intersection improvements, roadway channelization, signalization, safety signage, sidewalk improvements, guard rail design, environmental permitting, erosion control, and environmental BMPs, public participation.
    Development of systematic project delivery methods for HSIP
    Technical writing assignments could include preparation of reports, procedures, manuals, etc.

    Other possible work may include working with DOT staff to:

  • Collect safety related data elements.
  • Develop/Calibrate safety performance functions.
  • Develop/Modify mapping and/or database tools for use with the Highway Safety Manual, AASHTO Safety Analyst software, and the Department’s GIS mapping software and other safety related tools and technology. Skills and Knowledge of Excel, Visual Basic, GIS, statistics and analytics software and other database/programming tools will be necessary.
    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 these Agreements will be negotiated as either a lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation.
For additional information contact Bill Oldenburg, Bureau of Highway Design, at (603) 271-2171.

Services Required: RDWY, TRAF, ENV, HYD
Short List: CHA, Inc.
Parsons Brinckerhoff, Inc.
Resource Systems Group, Inc.
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  
Project: Statewide On-Call Highway Design Services
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACTS
Posting Date: March 29, 2013
Scope of Work: Four (4) Statewide On-Call Highway Design Agreements, anticipated to have a maximum value of $750,000 each over a three-year term, are needed to provide on-call engineering, technical, technical writing and/or drafting services for various projects, including design-build, located throughout the State.
Typical assignments may include providing engineering, technical, and/or drafting services for construction of new or rehabilitation of existing roadways, drainage structures (culverts), drainage systems, intersection improvements, traffic analysis, multi-use recreational paths/bikeways, Park-and-Ride lots, roadway channelization, signalization, safety studies, road safety audits, safety signage, sidewalk improvements, guard rail design, erosions control measures, environmental best management practices, overhead sign structure design, right-of-way plan development, and public participation.

Review of development drive requests and traffic impact statements, and other improvements that provide enhanced facilities for alternative modes of transportation, are also envisioned.

Review, investigation and development for environmental permitting will be required.

Technical writing assignments could include preparation of reports, procedures, manuals, etc.

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 these Agreements will be negotiated as either a lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation.
For additional information contact Bill Oldenburg, Bureau of Highway Design, at (603) 271-2171.

Services Required: RDWY, TRAF, ENV, HYD, NOIS, WET
Short List: CHA, Inc.
CLD Consulting Engineers, Inc.
CMA Engineers, Inc.
Fay Spofford & Thorndike, LLC
Hoyle, Tanner & Associates, Inc.
McFarland-Johnson, Inc.

Parsons Brinckerhoff, Inc.
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Water Quality Services (1 Contract)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: March 28, 2013
Scope of Work:

A Statewide On-Call Agreement, anticipated at $250,000 over a three-year term, is needed to conduct transportation related project level water quality studies for Departmental projects at various locations throughout the State. Typical assignments may include, but are not limited to, the following tasks:

  • Development of Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans (SWPPP)
  • Monitoring of Best Management Practices (BMP) specified in the SWPPPs
  • Monitoring of water quality to ensure the BMPs are functioning correctly
  • Development of Quality Assurance Project Plans (QAPP)
  • Monitoring water quality in accordance with a QAPP
  • Assessment of water quality for development of NEPA Environmental Documents, and
  • Assessment of water quality for compliance with the NPDES Permits


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 these agreements will be negotiated as either a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee or a lump-sum method of compensation.
For additional information contact: Mark Hemmerlein, Environment, at (603) 271-1550.

Services Required: ENV, WET, TEST
Short List:

AECOM
GZA GeoEnvironmental, Inc.
The Smart Associates, Inc.
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.

Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Statewide Rest Area and Welcome Center Study (1 Contract)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: March 27, 2013
Scope of Work: Detailed planning study for New Hampshire’s sixteen (16) state-owned Welcome Information Centers (WIC) (rest areas and welcome centers). This study will assess existing WIC’s and recommend the appropriate number, size and location of WIC’s that are needed to support New Hampshire traveler needs.
Work involved will include assessment of traveler uses and needs, identification of deficiencies and opportunities, and develop improvement options and recommendations to meet future needs of travelers through the year 2035. This study is intended to inventory and evaluate the overall statewide program of public state-owned WIC’s facilities in New Hampshire, and rate these facilities based upon level of priorities for public use. The study shall evaluate the distances to alternative public and/or private facilities, the facility’s egress and access, adequacy of existing vehicle parking (cars, trucks and buses), safety and security measures, traffic demand (peak and capture rates), site circulation, importance to State tourism promotional function, seasonal use, facility building conditions, facility amenities, structural condition, service to the public, environmental issues, overall quality and image. The study shall consider each facility’s potential for revenue generation, restrictions, and assessment of operational costs as to benefits derived from the facility (benefit /cost). This study will involve conducting user interviews/surveys and focus group interviews of specific rest area user groups.

This work will include performing traffic forecasts, topographic mapping, environmental site evaluations, identification of traveler needs of each corridor, evaluation of future levels of service and parking, and recommendation of under-utilized facilities. In addition, the study will evaluate future needs of preservation, expansion, and/or new facilities.

The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public involvement process.

This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in Civil and Structural engineering in the State of New Hampshire.

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned work and on past experience with similar type work.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee for compensation.
For information contact Bill Janelle, (Director of Operations), at (603) 271-1696.

Services Required: PLAN, CIVL, ENV, TRAF, RDWY
Short List: AECOM
CDM Smith Inc.
CHA
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  
Project: Statewide On-Call Air Quality and Noise Services (2 Contracts)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACTS
Posting Date: February 19, 2013
Scope of Work:

Two (2) Statewide On-Call Agreements, anticipated at $400,000 each over a three-year term, are needed to conduct transportation related project level air quality and/or noise impact studies for Departmental 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 these agreements will be negotiated as either a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee or a lump-sum method of compensation.

For additional information contact: Jon Evans, Environment, at (603)271-4048.

Services Required: AIR, NOIS, TRAF, SURV, STRC
Short List: Harris Miller Miller & Hanson, Inc.
McFarland-Johnson, Inc.
Parsons Brinkerhoff
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $400,000 (each)
G&C Approval Date: January 29, 2014

 

Project: Laconia 16144 - Rehabilitation of Br. No. 131/154 carrying US Route 3 over NH RR (Preliminary Design Part “A”);and;
Laconia 24181 - Removal of Br. No. 126/163 carrying Centenary Avenue over NH RR (Preliminary Design Part “A”)QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION (2 projects; 1 CONTRACT)
Posting Date: January 22, 2013
Scope of Work: Laconia 16144 - Preliminary design, public involvement process, final design, and associated environmental & cultural services for rehabilitation of the existing bridge carrying US Route 3 over the NH RR in the City of Laconia. This is a 1933 single span concrete deck slab on mortared cut stone abutments. Limited portions of the abutments appear to have concrete facing. (State Red List)

Scope of work may include:

Inspection of bridge
Design for rehabilitation or replacement of concrete bridge deck
Design for replacement of bridge rail and approach rail
Design for repairs to substructure
Core and test the deck and abutment concrete
Provide final bridge load rating, incl. completion of NHDOT Bridge Rating Form 4
Public outreach/public involvement
Traffic control evaluation and design
The rehabilitated structure is anticipated to accommodate 2-lanes of traffic (one lane in each direction).

Laconia 24181 - Preliminary design, public involvement process, final design, and associated environmental & cultural services for the anticipated removal of the existing bridge carrying Centenary Avenue over the NH RR in the City of Laconia. This is a 1940 seven span bridge with timber stringers and timber deck on timber bents and mortared cut stone abutments. (State Red List)

Scope of work may include:

Review of alternatives, including bridge replacement, rehabilitation, or removal
Development of all designs, plans, and specifications for selected alternative
Design roadway approach termination details, if/as needed
For additional information contact: Robert Landry, Bridge Design, at 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV , HIST, TEST
Short List: CMA Engineers, Inc.
Greenman-Pedersen, Inc.
Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc.
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Statewide Aviation Planning and Engineering Services (1 Contract)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: January 24, 2013
Scope of Work: One Statewide On-Call Aviation Planning and Engineering Service Agreement, anticipated to have a maximum value of $950,000 over a five-year term, is needed to provide aviation planning and engineering services for various aviation projects located throughout the State. Anticipated service needs could consist of:
(1) a continuation of the existing pavement maintenance program at the nine general-aviation airports in the NPIAS program,
(2) update of New Hampshire State Aviation System Plan or portions thereof including public involvement processes,
(3) update or development of the software for the state aviation system database, and/or
(4) any additional federally funded aviation projects that may arise as a result of changes to NHDOT/Bureau of Aeronautics’ project priorities and funding capabilities.

Technical writing assignments could include preparation of reports, specifications, procedures, etc.

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.

Project Agreements assigned under the Statewide On-Call Aviation Planning and Engineering Service Master Agreement will be negotiated as either a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee or lump-sum method of compensation.
For additional information contact Carol Niewola, Senior Aviation Planner, Bureau of Aeronautics, at 603-271-1675.

Services Required: AERO, AMAP, CIVL, CMGT, ELEC, ENV, GEOT, PLAN, SOFT, SURV, TEST
Short List:

McFarland-Johnson, Inc.
Hoyle, Tanner & Associates, Inc.
Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc.
Gale Associates, Inc.

Approved Fee: $950,000
G&C Approval Date: September 4, 2013

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Highway Design (1 Contract)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACTS
Posting Date: December 3, 2012
Scope of Work: One (1) Statewide On-Call Highway Design Agreement, anticipated to have a maximum value of $750,000 over a three-year term, is needed to provide final design on-call engineering, technical, technical writing and/or drafting skills with a primary focus on, but not limited to, the I-93 Salem to Manchester Improvement Project. Typical assignments include providing engineering, technical, and/or drafting services for:
• Design and construction engineering services for new transportation facilities and/or rehabilitation of existing roadways.
• Drainage design (culverts and closed drainage systems) including hydraulic and hydrologic analyses, and construction stormwater assessments, utilizing existing drainage model files
• Best Management Practices (BMPs) for water quality enhancements, including modifying existing BMPs to meet revised/ updated NHDES water quality requirements
• Pollutant Loading analysis
• Environmental investigation, documentation and permitting.
• Right-of-Way plan development (including Registry recording plans)
• Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) accommodations
• Intersection improvements/ traffic signal system evaluations
• Traffic capacity analysis
• Traffic control for construction, including constructability evaluations
• Utility relocation and coordination
• Landscape design/ drafting
• Construction review services
• Public involvement process
Technical writing assignments could include preparation of reports, specifications, procedures, etc.

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 these Agreements will be negotiated as either a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee or a lump-sum method of compensation.

For additional information contact: Bill Oldenburg, Highway Design Bureau, at (603) 271-2171

Services Required: RDWY, ENV, HYD, TRAF, ITS, UTIL, LAND
Short List: The Louis Berger Group, Inc.
Fay, Spofford & Thorndike, LLC
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $750,000
G&C Approval Date: July 10, 2013
Project: Statewide On-Call Traffic Design Services (2 Contracts)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: December 3, 2012
Scope of Work: Two (2) Statewide On-Call Traffic Design Services Agreements, each anticipated to have a maximum value of $300,000 over a three-year term, are needed to provide on-call engineering and technical services to design highway signs, pavement markings, traffic signals; traffic signal optimization; provide traffic data collection, analysis, field adjustments and management of traffic signal timings and coordinated signal systems; traffic safety engineering; systems engineering; provide technical services including technical writing and other highway engineering tasks; provide support for field collection, database and/or GIS mapping of traffic assets and other highway engineering tasks for various transportation projects located throughout the State. 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 lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation.

For additional information contact: Sally Gunn, Bureau of Traffic, at (603) 271-2291

Services Required: TRAF, RDWY, ITS
Short List: AECOM
CLD Consulting Engineers, Inc.
Greenman-Pedersen, Inc.
Resource Systems Group, Inc.
Sebago Technics
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  
Project: Statewide On-Call Bridge Design and Bridge Scour Countermeasure Design Services (1 Contract) QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACTS
Posting Date: December 3, 2012
Scope of Work: One (1) Statewide On-Call Agreement, anticipated at $500,000 over a three-year term, is needed to provide bridge design and related technical/consulting services, with an emphasis on the design and development of plans and contract documents for scour protection countermeasures and related tasks, on demand for various projects at various locations throughout the State.
Typical assignments may include, but are not limited to, the following tasks:
• Design of scour countermeasures and substructure protection
• Evaluate various bridge types at various waterway/soil/channel conditions for scour susceptibility
• Develop and/or update Plans of Action (POAs) if/as needed for bridges determined to be scour susceptible
• Perform reviews and make recommendations of the Department’s emergency response processes regarding flood events and bridge scour
• Hydraulic calculations and analyses associated with bridges, waterways, and drainage structures
• Preliminary design, final design, and development of contract plans and documents for bridge rehabilitation, replacement, and construction for various types of bridge structures
• Design of roadway approaches if/as needed to fully develop bridge projects and plans, including roadway drainage design
• Technical writing and/or drafting for bridge plans, documents, reports, and manuals
• Bridge inspection and rating of bridges, including gusset plates, and completion of Bridge Rating Form 4 (as-built and as-inspected conditions)
• Geotechnical investigations, evaluations, reports, and recommendations
• Coring, testing, and evaluation of structural steel and concrete members, including substructure elements
• Environmental efforts to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation, including natural and cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements
• Assist the Department in the public involvement process
• Other additional tasks as needed to support assigned projects/tasks

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 these Agreements will be negotiated as either a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee or a lump-sum method of compensation.
For additional information contact: Bob Landry, Bridge Design Bureau, at (603) 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HYD, GEO, INSP, TEST
Short List: CHA, Inc.
GM2 Associates, Inc.
TY Lin International
Approved Fee: $500,000
G&C Approval Date: October 18, 2013
Project: Statewide On-Call Bridge Design Services (2 Contracts)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACTS
Posting Date: December 3, 2012
Scope of Work: Two (2) Statewide On-Call Agreements, anticipated at $750,000 each over a three-year term, are needed to provide engineering for bridge design and related technical/professional consulting services on demand for various projects at various locations throughout the State.
Typical assignments may include, but are not limited to, the following tasks:
• Preliminary design, final design, and development of contract plans and documents for bridge rehabilitation, replacement, and construction for various types of bridge structures
• Design of roadway approaches if/as needed to fully develop bridge projects and plans, including roadway drainage design
• Technical writing and/or drafting for bridge plans, documents, reports, and manuals
• Bridge inspection and rating of bridges, including gusset plates, and completion of Bridge Rating Form 4 (as-built and as-inspected conditions)
• Hydraulic calculations and analyses associated with bridges, waterways, and drainage structures
• Design of scour countermeasures and substructure protection
• Geotechnical investigations, evaluations, reports, and recommendations
• Coring, testing, and evaluation of structural steel and concrete members, including substructure elements
• Environmental efforts to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation, including natural and cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements
• Assist the Department in the public involvement process
• Other additional tasks as needed to support assigned projects/tasks

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 these Agreements will be negotiated as either a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee or a lump-sum method of compensation.
For additional information contact: Bob Landry, Bridge Design Bureau, at (603) 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HYD, GEO, INSP, TEST
Short List: Fay, Spofford & Thorndike, LLC
GM2 Associates, Inc.
Jacobs Engineering Group, Inc.
TY Lin International
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $750,000
G&C Approval Date: October 2, 2013
Project: Newington-Dover 11238S – Bridge Inspection and Preliminary Design, (Bridge Rehabilitation) QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: December 3, 2012
Scope of Work: Detailed bridge inspection, preliminary design, public involvement process, associated environmental & cultural services, and final design are needed for the rehabilitation of the existing bridge (General Sullivan Bridge) NH Br. No. 200/023 carrying pedestrian and recreational traffic over Little Bay between the City of Dover and the Town of Newington. This is a 1930’s 9-span structure (8 steel deck truss approach spans and 1 steel thru-truss main span).
Scope of work may include:
• Detailed inspection of bridge, including truss members and gusset plates
• Design for rehabilitation of historic bridge to maintain pedestrian/recreational traffic
• Evaluation of need and design for repairs to substructure
• Provide “as inspected” bridge load rating, including gusset plates
• Provide final “as built” bridge load rating, including gusset plates

The rehabilitated structure is anticipated to accommodate bicycle and pedestrian traffic, and shall be sufficient to allow access for emergency response vehicles and “Snooper” access for bridge inspection and maintenance activities.

Environmental efforts are needed to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation, including cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements.

The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public involvement process.

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

This project requires Part “A” (Detailed Bridge Inspection, Rating, and Preliminary Design), Part “B” (Final Design) services. This solicitation is for Part “A” only. The Department reserves the right to either negotiate a scope and fee for Part “B”, or terminate the contract.

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned work and on past experience with similar type work.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee for compensation.

For additional information contact: Robert Landry, Bridge Design Bureau, at (603) 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HIST, TEST, INSP, HYD
Short List: Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
TranSystems
The Louis Berger Group, Inc.
Approved Fee: $819,724.54
G&C Approval Date: November 20, 2013

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Subsurface Utility Engineering Services
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: October 11, 2012
Scope of Work: One (1) Statewide On-Call Agreement, anticipated to have a maximum value of $500,000 over a three-year term, is needed to provide on-call engineering and technical services to identify subsurface utility facilities needed for highway plans, and to acquire and manage the appropriate level of accuracy of information during the development of projects. The intent is to provide accurate mapping of existing underground utilities in three dimensions, in order to avoid unnecessary utility relocations, eliminate unexpected conflicts with utilities, enhance safety and reduce delays during construction. Services will also include project coordination with utility companies for subsurface utilities as well as above-ground utilities. This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in the State of New Hampshire. Past experience, knowledge and expertise with typical assignments noted above, ability to respond and complete assignments in a timely fashion and within budget are of the utmost importance. Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services. Task Orders assigned under these Agreements will be negotiated as either a lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation. For additional information contact Melodie Esterberg, Chief of Design Services, at (603) 271-2297.
Services Required: UTIL
Short List: BSI Engineering, Inc.
Cardno TBE
So-Deep, Inc.
Approved Fee:  
G&C Approval Date:  

 

Project: Tamworth 16239 (Preliminary Design - Part A)
Replacement of Br. No. 150/106 carrying NH Route 113 over the Bear Camp River
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: June 15, 2012
Scope of Work: Preliminary design, public involvement process, final design, and associated environmental & cultural services for replacement of the existing bridge carrying NH Route 113 over Bear Camp River in the town of Tamworth. Constructed in 1955, this is a 3-span bridge with a total length of 123 ft. The center span is steel girders with concrete deck while the end spans are concrete slabs.
Scope of work may include:

Remove existing bridge including substructure
Geotechnical evaluation
Design a new bridge (superstructure & substructure)
Replace bridge rail and approach rail
Perform Hydraulic study
Roadway design associated with the bridge replacement
Traffic control design
Provide final bridge load rating
The new structure is anticipated to accommodate 2-lanes of traffic (one lane in each direction), with 5-foot shoulders.

Environmental efforts are needed to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation including cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements.

The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public involvement process.

This project requires Part “A” (Preliminary Design) and Part “B” (Final Design) services. This solicitation is for Part “A” only. The Department reserves the right to either negotiate a scope and fee for Part “B”, or terminate the contract.

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.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee for compensation.

For additional information contact Robert Landry, Bridge Design, at 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HIST, HYD, TRAF
Short List: CMA Engineers
Dubois & King
Quantum Construction Consultants
Approved Fee: $233,733.50
G&C Approval Date: June 19, 2013

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Hazardous Materials Services (4 Contracts)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACTS
Posting Date: June 15, 2012
Scope of Work: Four (4) Statewide On-Call Agreements, anticipated to have a maximum value of $400,000 each over a three-year term, are needed to provide on-call hazardous materials services that may include site assessments, technical development and usage, appraisals and investigations at properties scheduled for full or partial acquisition and the oversight and monitoring of construction activities in suspected contaminated areas at various locations throughout the State. Typical assignments would include performing any necessary tasks required to first determine the possible presence, type, and extent of contamination and/or hazardous materials in and adjacent to proposed and existing highway right-of-way and at the Department’s sites and facilities. The tasks typically include site investigations and/or research, populating applicable databases, and other associated duties. 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 these Agreements will be negotiated as either a lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation. For more information contact Dale O'Connell, Bureau of Environment at 603-271-6370
Services Required: HAZ
Short List: ATC Associates Inc.
Golder Associates Inc.

Loureiro Engineering Associates, Inc.
Nobis Engineering, Inc.
Sanborn, Head & Associates, Inc.
Stantec Consulting Services, Inc.

URS Corporation
Approved Fee: $400,000 (each)
G&C Approval Date:

April 3, 2013 (Golder & SHA)
September 18, 2013 (Stantec & ATC)

 

Project: Durham 16236 (Preliminary Design - Part A)
Replacement of Br. No. 145/116 carrying
US Route 4 over Bunker Creek
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: June 15, 2012
Scope of Work: Preliminary design, public involvement process, final design, and associated environmental & cultural services for replacement of the existing bridge carrying US Route 4 over Bunker creek in the Town of Durham. Constructed in 1933, this is a 18’ single span concrete bridge on cut stone abutments.
Scope of work may include:

Remove existing bridge including substructure
Design of new bridge (superstructure & substructure)
Replace bridge rail and approach rail
Perform Hydraulic study
Roadway design associated with the bridge replacement
Determine appropriate lane configuration
Traffic Control design
Provide final bridge load rating
The new structure is anticipated to accommodate a minimum of 2-lanes of traffic (one lane in each direction), with 10-foot shoulders.

Environmental efforts are needed to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation including cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements.

The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public involvement process.

This project requires Part “A” (Preliminary Design) and Part “B” (Final Design) services. This solicitation is for Part “A” only. The Department reserves the right to either negotiate a scope and fee for Part “B”, or terminate the contract.

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.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee for compensation.

For additional information contact Robert Landry, Bridge Design, at 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HIST, HYD, TRAF
Short List: GM2 Associates, Inc.
Greenman-Pedersen, Inc
Jacobs Engineering Group
Approved Fee: $464,496.40
G&C Approval Date: July 10, 2013

 

Project: Statewide Complex Bridge Inspection, Engineering, and Emergency Response
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: June 18, 2012
Scope of Work: One (1) Statewide On-Call Agreement, anticipated to have a maximum value of $850,000 over a 3-year term, is needed to provide bridge inspection, design, and emergency response & repair services of complex bridges and ancillary structures on demand at various locations throughout the state.
Scope of work may include:

In depth inspection of complex bridges (number and location to be determined) in accordance with National Bridge Inspection Standards (NBIS) and FHWA requirements, which shall include completion of a summary Inspection Report for each complex bridge assigned
Rating of complex bridges, including gusset plates, as needed, which shall include preparation of a summary Rating Report for each complex bridge being rated, as well as completion of a NHDOT Bridge Rating Form 4.
Bridge design consulting services as needed, as assigned
Emergency response services as needed, as assigned, possibly including expedited design, inspection, and bridge repair services. It is envisioned that these services will be provided through a cooperative partnership between the Department, the Consultant, and a construction Contractor (selected later for specific emergency situations) to provide full services for immediate response and repair of affected bridges during emergencies.
In-depth inspection of ancillary structures, such as high mast light poles or similar non-bridge structures, which shall include completion of a summary Structure Inspection Report for each ancillary structure assigned.
Develop Bridge Inspection Manual outlining procedures followed, tasks performed, quality control process, and all tasks associated with the Department’s bridge inspection program to ensure FHWA compliance.
Additional tasks, such as public involvement, environmental & cultural reviews & permitting, drainage design, roadway design, bridge reviews for overweight permitting, scour analysis & countermeasure design, and other such similar tasks as may be needed in support of specific bridge projects.
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, including the capability to respond to emergencies as outlined above.

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

For additional information contact Mark W. Richardson, Bridge Design, at 271-2731.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, INSP, HYD, GEOT, TRAF, ENV
Short List: GM2 Associates, Inc.
Hoyle, Tanner & Associates, Inc.
TranSystems Corporation
Approved Fee: $850,000
G&C Approval Date: July 10, 2013

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Toll System Services (2 Contracts)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: June 28, 2012
Scope of Work: Two (2) Statewide On-Call Agreements, anticipated to have a maximum value of $750,000 each over a three-year term, are needed to provide on-call Toll System services for the Central and Eastern Turnpikes. Typical assignments that are anticipated include all types of traffic and revenue studies, preparation and representation for bond issuances, E-ZPass Customer Service Center oversight, reconciliation, marketing, signing, violation enforcement oversight, high speed tolling and All Electronic Tolling design and oversight of installation for new or retrofit existing facilities, preparation and/or assistance in draft legislation in regard to the toll system, toll system data and traffic analysis, Toll plaza engineering and design for conventional and Open Road Tolling facilities, development of RFQ/RFP for Special Projects (i.e. Rest Area Redevelopment), air/noise/soundwall studies, equity studies, bridge design, culvert inspection services, and other special toll system related assignments. This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in the State of New Hampshire. Past experience, knowledge and expertise with typical assignments noted above, ability to respond and complete assignments in a timely fashion and within budget are of the utmost importance. Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services. Task Orders assigned under these Agreements will be negotiated as either a lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation. For additional information contact David Smith, Assistant Administrator-Bureau of Turnpikes, Bureau of Turnpikes at (603) 485-3806.
Services Required: TRAF, RDWY, STRC, BRDG
Short List: CDM Smith
HNTB Corporation
Jacobs Engineering Group
Stantec Consulting Services Inc.
Approved Fee: $750,000 (each)
G&C Approval Date: May 1, 2013

 

Project: Statewide Traffic Signal Optimization 20226
Posting Date: April 2, 2012
Scope of Work: Develop and implement optimized traffic signal timing plans for approximately 65 signalized intersections in the air quality non-attainment area of the state. The scope of work will include: field review of intersections and existing timing, analysis of existing conditions, determination of optimized phasing and timing, implementation of optimized phasing and timing, analysis of optimized conditions and documentation. 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 work and past experience with similar type work. The agreement compensation format will be cost-plus-fixed-fee.
For additional information contact Sally Gunn, Senior Traffic Operations Engineer, at 271-2291.
Services Required: TRAF
Short List: Resource Systems Group, Inc.
Sebago Technics, Inc.
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $300,000
G&C Approval Date: August 14, 2013

 

Project: Statewide On-Call Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) Services
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: March 7, 2012
Scope of Work: One (1) Statewide On-Call Agreement, anticipated to have a maximum value of $750,000 over a three-year term, is needed to provide engineering/technical services and support for Intelligent Transportation System initiatives being undertaken by the Department for various transportation projects located throughout the State.
The work associated with this agreement could include, but not necessarily limited to, the following:
  • Preparing incident management plan
  • Recommending and designing various ITS technologies for deployment via fiber optics or other current technologies along various highway corridors
  • ITS device design, specifications, details, shop drawings, and plan development
  • ITS communications systems recommendations and design
  • Transportation Management Center technical support
  • Roadway design and structural design
  • Making recommendations for hardware, software, and systems maintenance
  • Providing technical inspections

    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 these Agreements will be negotiated as either a lump-sum or a modified cost-plus-fixed-fee method of compensation.

For additional information contact Denise Markow, TMC/ITS Project Manager, at 271-6862.

Services Required: ITS, RDWY, STRC
Short List: AECOM
IBI Group
Jacobs Engineering Group
Gannett Fleming
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $750,000
G&C Approval Date: February 6, 2013 (VHB)
March 6, 2013 (Gannett Fleming)

 

Project: Lyme, NH – Thetford, VT 14460 - Preliminary & Final Design
Rehabilitation of Br. No. 053/112 carrying East Thetford Road over the Connecticut River
(Part “A” - Inspection & Preliminary Design)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: Monday, February 27, 2012
Scope of Work: Preliminary design, public involvement process, final design (Part “B”), and associated environmental & cultural services are needed for the rehabilitation of the existing bridge carrying East Thetford Road over the Connecticut River between the Towns of Lyme, NH, and Thetford, VT. This is a 1937, 2-span, 471’ long, steel high through truss structure. The traveled way width is 21’ and the reinforced concrete pier and abutments are on piles.
Scope of work may include:
  • In-depth inspection of bridge, including truss members, gusset plates, and substructure
  • Design for replacement of concrete bridge deck, including expansion joints
  • Design for replacement of bridge rail and approach rail
  • Design for replacement or repair of damaged/deteriorated structural steel, including floorbeams and truss members, as needed
  • Design for replacement or repair of bridge bearings
  • Design for concrete repairs to substructure
  • Core and test the pier and abutment concrete
  • Provide “as inspected” bridge load rating, including gusset plates
  • Provide final “as built” bridge load rating, including gusset plates
  • Public outreach/public involvement
  • Traffic control evaluation and design


The rehabilitated structure is anticipated to accommodate 2-lanes of traffic.

Environmental efforts are needed to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation including cultural resource investigations and permitting requirements.

The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public involvement process.

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

This project requires Part “A” (Preliminary Design) and Part “B” (Final Design) services. This solicitation is for Part “A” only. The Department reserves the right to either negotiate a scope and fee for Part “B”, or terminate the contract.

Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned work and past experience with similar type work.

The format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee or lump sum for compensation.

For additional information contact: Robert Landry, Bridge Design, at 271-3921.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HIST, TEST, INSP, TRAF
Short List: The Louis Berger Group, Inc.
Stantec Consulting Services, Inc.
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $333,483.00
G&C Approval Date: July 10, 2013

 

Project: Bow-Concord, 13742
I-93 Corridor from I-89 through Exit 15, I-393 Interchange
(Preliminary Design Part “B”)
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: January 26, 2012
Scope of Work: Preliminary engineering, environmental, and public involvement services are needed for approximately four miles of Interstate 93, extending from the Interstate 89 interchange in the Town of Bow northerly through the Interstate 393 interchange (Exit 15) in the City of Concord, New Hampshire. Preliminary engineering is required to carry forward the previously completed Part “A” Transportation Planning study to narrow the remaining reasonable alternatives to a preferred alternative. The Final Summary/Classification Report for the Part A Transportation Planning Study and other information are posted at http://www.i93bowconcord.com. Environmental efforts are needed to prepare and complete all appropriate environmental documentation and permitting requirements. It is expected this documentation will be an Environmental Assessment, taking into account, at a minimum, the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act, the Clean Water Act, the National Historic Preservation Act and Section 4(f) of the US Department of Transportation Act. Permitting requirements will consider the State Wetlands Dredge and Fill permit and the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit and other applicable permits. The Consultant will also be required to assist the Department in the public involvement process including a formal Public Hearing for the preferred alternative. The public involvement process for this project includes engagement of stakeholders, referred to as the Planning Group during Part A. The same Planning Group involvement will be carried through this Part B contract. This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in the State of New Hampshire. This project requires Part “B” (Preliminary Design) and Part “C” (Final Design) services. This solicitation is for Part “B” only. The Department reserves the right to either negotiate a scope and fee for Part “C”, or terminate the contract. Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services. The compensation format for this agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee.

For additional information contact Donald Lyford, Highway Design, at (603) 271-2165.

Services Required: BRDG, STRC, RDWY, ENV, HAZ, HIST, AIR, NOIS, HYD, ITS, TRAF, PUBLIC OUTREACH
Short List: The Louis Berger Group, Inc.
McFarland-Johnson, Inc.
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $1,660,885.66
G&C Approval Date: November 20, 2013

 

Project: Salem-Manchester 10418C – I-93 Improvements - North
QUALIFICATIONS-BASED SELECTION CONTRACT
Posting Date: December 9, 2011
Scope of Work: Complete the final design of the roadway and bridges comprising the northern section of the I-93 improvement project beginning at the weigh stations in Windham and ending approximately 5000 feet north of Bodwell Road at the I-293 split in Manchester, including all associated ROW acquisitions and related services. The project involves the reconstruction and widening of approximately 12 miles of I-93 from two lanes of travel in each direction to four lanes of travel in each direction, and also includes interchange reconstruction. This effort will utilize, as a starting point, existing design work and plans that have been advanced to approximately the slope and drain phase for the mainline roadway design, and through preliminary design for the majority of the bridges. Existing contract breakouts will be advanced to final contract drawing stage and prepared for advertisement.

This effort will also require services to support project contract advertisements including, but not limited to:

Project Management and Coordination
Public Involvement and support
ROW procurement – Title abstracts, plan preparation, appraisals, negotiations, relocations, and acquisitions
Calculate/document environmental impacts
Phase III Archaeological Evaluations
Sound wall evaluations
Traffic capacity analysis & traffic demand management
Drainage design including pollutant loading and construction stormwater assessments
Geotechnical services
River hydraulics with LOMR
Utility relocation and coordination
Traffic control for construction, constructability evaluations, CPM scheduling, and in-depth cost estimating
ITS accommodations
Construction support services
Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services, previous experience with design and management of complex interstate projects, as well as their ability to provide unified labor resources necessary to complete the design work on an expedited schedule. This effort will require Professional Engineering licensure in the State of NH. The contract is anticipated to be a lump sum format and an anticipated duration of 32 months for completion of all design and contract advertisement, with construction support services extending beyond this period as needed.

For more information contact Peter Stamnas, Project Manager at 603-271-2171.

Services Required: RDWY, BRDG, ROW, HYD, ENV, TRAF, UTIL, ITS, ARCY, NOIS, GEOT, Project Management
Short List: McFarland Johnson, Inc.
Parsons Brinckerhoff, Inc.
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $9,358,904.06
G&C Approval Date: February 20, 2013

 

Project: Plaistow Commuter Rail
Posting Date: November 18, 2011 (Revised November 21, 2011)
Scope of Work: Preliminary Engineering and Environmental services are needed for a commuter rail extension from Haverhill, MA to Plaistow, NH. This project is funded by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) with Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) funds and will be undertaken following FTA guidelines. The project will include an environmental assessment of alternative sites for a layover facility and of station track platform facilities. Preliminary engineering of layover and station track and platform facilities will be conducted. The project will include production of capital and operating cost estimates and ridership forecasting for the proposed commuter rail extension. The consultant will work closely with the FTA, the Town of Plaistow, City of Haverhill, and stakeholders in the region. A public involvement component will be included. This work will require Professional Engineer licensure in New Hampshire. Consultants submitting a Letter of Interest will be assessed on their capability to perform the above-mentioned services. The compensation format for this Agreement will be cost-plus-fixed-fee. For information contact Christopher Morgan, Administrator, Bureau of Rail and Transit, at (603) 271-2468
Services Required: R&T, PLAN, ENV
Short List: HDR Engineering, Inc.
Parsons Brinckerhoff
Vanasse Hangen Brustlin, Inc.
Approved Fee: $658,213
G&C Approval Date: June 5, 2013

 

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




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