Professional Engineering Services for Various Storm Water Services Projects

 

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services (Storm Water Services) is soliciting Statements of Qualifications (SOQ) from qualified engineering companies (Company) to provide Various Storm Water Services Projects (Project). There are four Scopes of Services identified in this RFQ.  Companies may seek consideration for any and all Scopes of Services. The four Scopes of Services are as follows:

Scope of Service A: Stream Restoration Projects

The City anticipates selecting one firm to provide these services on a task order basis. Initial work will include design phase services for a project selected by the City. The Barringer Drive Stream and Wetland Restoration includes stream restoration (for inclusion in the City’s mitigation bank) and wetland restoration/enhancement on tributaries to Irwin Creek. Scoping is anticipated to start in 2022. The specific projects are as follows:

Barringer Drive Stream Restoration

 

Scope of Service B: Water Quality Improvement Projects

The City anticipates selecting one firm to provide these services on a task order basis. Initial work will include design phase services for a project selected by the City. The Sweden Road Water Quality Improvement Project is a City Facility retrofit project located at the CDOT – Street Maintenance Division Southwest District & Heavy Equipment Shop on 4600 Sweden Road. The project intends to improve stormwater runoff from the City Light Vehicle Maintenance shop by constructing a sand filter and a regenerative stormwater conveyance. Scoping is anticipated to start in early 2022. The specific projects are as follows:

Sweden Road WQ Improvement Project

 

Scope of Service C: Unspecified Stream Restoration Projects

The City anticipates selecting one (1) or more firms to provide these services on a task order basis. Initial work will include design for potential repairs identified through monitoring reports.  In addition, two (2) or more stream restoration projects which may begin in 2022.

 

Scope of Service D: Unspecified Pond and Dam Rehabilitation/Water Quality Improvement Projects

The City anticipates selecting one (1) or more firms to provide these services on a task order basis for two (2) or more pond and dam rehabilitation/water quality enhancement projects. This category may include project initiation planning for multiple projects that are not specified at this time. Additional tasks may include design services for repair of existing projects. These projects are anticipated to start scoping in 2022.

Utility Coordinator Services

The Contracted Utility Coordinator (CUC) shall provide services to resolve private utility conflicts associated with City of Charlotte Storm Water Services Storm Drainage Improvement Projects.  The City’s Utility Section Manager (USM) will manage the work of the CUC to ensure compliance and adherence to City standards and procedures. Utility Coordination is technical and detail-oriented that requires an understanding of: (a) the private utility company practices for the protection and relocation of utility facilities; (b) roadway and storm drainage infrastructure construction within the public right of way and on private property and (c) the identification and resolution process of any private utility facilities that may be in conflict with the proposed public roadway and storm drainage infrastructure construction

Professional Engineering Services for Various Storm Water Services Projects

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Storm Water Services is requesting proposals from qualified companies interested in providing Professional Engineering Services for Various Storm Water Services Projects.  Services will be needed for the following two scopes of work:

Unspecified Minor Storm Drainage Improvement Projects

Work may include but is not necessarily limited to initiating new projects or the review and completion of an existing project’s activities already in progress. Minor drainage projects are the ones defined to average in total construction cost between $50,000 to $500,000 each.

Active Major Storm Drainage Improvement Projects

Work includes the review and completion of an existing project’s activities already in progress. Scoping on these projects is anticipated to begin in 2021. The specific projects will be identified in the Request for Qualifications.