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File #: 16-0161    Version: 1 Name: 3/10/16 - Resolution for LiquiForce - E. Huron/Glen Sewer Lining
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/10/2016 In control: City Council
On agenda: 3/10/2016 Final action: 3/10/2016
Enactment date: 3/10/2016 Enactment #: R-16-074
Title: Resolution to Approve an Construction Contract with LiquiForce Services (USA), Inc. for the East Huron Street (Business I-94) Sewer Lining Project in the Amount of $283,500.00
Attachments: 1. Huron - Glen Sanitary Sewer Lining Map.pdf
Title
Resolution to Approve an Construction Contract with LiquiForce Services (USA), Inc. for the East Huron Street (Business I-94) Sewer Lining Project in the Amount of $283,500.00
Memorandum
Attached for your review and approval is a resolution to award a contract to LiquiForce Services (USA), Inc. in the amount of $283,500.00 for the East Huron Street (Business I-94) Sewer Lining Project.

Presently, the 18" sanitary sewer line at the intersection of Huron Street and Glen Avenue has multiple cracks and fractures and it has been recommended to be lined. In depth investigation revealed that the upstream manhole is not constructed directly over the sewer line, but located approximately 5-7 feet southwest. This configuration would not allow for a typical lining procedure to be implemented.

At the same time, the downstream brick manhole, located within Glen Avenue near the intersection with Huron Street is in a deteriorated condition and contains two pipes, the 18" sanitary pipe as well as a 36" storm pipe separated in the manhole only by a weir wall. It is recommended that this cross connection to be eliminated and the manhole be rehabilitated in order to provide water proofing, sealing, structural reinforcement, and corrosion protection.

Because of the unique circumstances and challenges associated with this project, City Staff opted to issue a Request For Proposal, rather than a typical Invitation To Bid. This allows the proposing party to recommend and implement construction methods to resolve the issues at this location.

On November 5, 2015, a request for proposal for East Huron Street (Business I-94) Sewer Lining Project was issued (RFP-935), and proposals from three contractors were received on December 2, 2015. A team of staff members reviewed the proposals and selected LiquiForce Services (USA), Inc. based on their professional qualifications, past involvement with similar projects, proposed work plan, and fee quotations.

The construc...

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