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File #: 2019-296    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/2/2019 In control: Board of Directors
On agenda: 8/28/2019 Final action: 8/28/2019
Title: Contract No. GLWA-CON-250 Pumping Station No. 1 Rack & Grit and MPI 1 and Jefferson Sampling Stations Improvements Vendor: Weiss Construction Company, LLC Designer: Benesch
Sponsors: Navid Mehram
Indexes: Wastewater Operations


Title
Contract No. GLWA-CON-250
Pumping Station No. 1 Rack & Grit and MPI 1 and Jefferson Sampling Stations Improvements
Vendor: Weiss Construction Company, LLC
Designer: Benesch

Body
Agenda of: August 28, 2019
Item No.: 2019-296
Amount: $0.00
Time: 80 calendar days extension to Substantial Completion
180 calendar days extension to Final Completion

TO: The Honorable
Board of Directors
Great Lakes Water Authority

FROM: Sue F. McCormick
Chief Executive Officer
Great Lakes Water Authority

DATE: August 28, 2019

RE: Contract No. GLWA-CON-250
Pumping Station No. 1 Rack & Grit and MPI 1 and Jefferson Sampling Stations Improvements
Vendor: Weiss Construction Company, LLC
Designer: Benesch

MOTION
Upon recommendation of Navid Mehram, Chief Operating Officer - Wastewater Operating Services, The Board of Directors (Board) of the Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA), authorizes the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) to grant an extension of 80 calendar days to the Substantial Completion and 180 calendar days to the Final Completion date for Contract No. CON-250, 'Pumping Station No. 1 Rack & Grit and MPI 1 & Jefferson Sampling Stations Improvements' with Weiss Construction Company, LLC, and authorizes the CEO to take such other action as may be necessary to accomplish the intent of this vote.

BACKGROUND

On November 13, 2013, the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) entered into Contract No. PC-789 (Pumping Station No.1 Rack and Grit and Main Plant Influent (MPI) 1 and Jefferson Sampling Stations Improvements) with Weiss Construction Company, LLC in the amount of $20,335,000.00. It was an open competitive lowest bid contract.
Major elements of work of PC-789 Contract includes (but not limited to) the following:
PS -1 Rack & Grit (R&G) Building and New Building Additions:
* Replacement of the existing eight bar racks, sixteen grit collection units, screenings and grit belt conveyors.
* Replacement of existing grit cross conveyors #1 and #2, grit...

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