Added: May 10, 2011 3:10 pm
The US Forest Service contemplates posting the solicitation AG-0116-S-11-0089 Kennel Creek Cabin Installation on the Federal Business Opportunity website on or about May 24, 2011. We reserve the right not to release a solicitation.
NOTE REGARDING FEDBIZOPPS LISTINGS.
The FedBizOpps website has three separate listings for the Forest Service in Alaska. These are (1) R-10 Alaska Region, Juneau, AK; (2) R-10 Chugach National Forest, Anchorage, AK; and (3) R-10 Tongass National Forest, Ketchikan, AK. Prospective bidders are advised that these three listings are not purely geographic and that a requirement on either the Chugach (Anchorage) or Tongass (Ketchikan) National Forest may be posted under the Regional Office (Juneau) listing. Thus, prospective bidders seeking Forest Service opportunities in Alaska should visit both the appropriate Forest listing (Anchorage or Ketchikan) as well as the Regional listing (Juneau). The solicitation contemplated by this notice will appear under the Ketchikan listing.
The project is for the transportation and installation of a 16'x22' two-story, cedar timber cabin with an attached 16'x10' front deck from Hoonah to Kennel Creek. Work includes site preparation, including excavation, constructing the foundation, resurfacing the access road, and constructing accessible paths from the parking area to the cabin and toilet. Other work includes construction of a side deck, stairs, access ramp, and wood shed, and furnishing and installing a prefabricated toilet.
Unless otherwise provided, the Contractor shall furnish all labor, materials, equipment, tools, transportation, and supplies and perform all work required to complete the project in accordance with the specifications and provisions of the contract.
The cabin is located on the property of Icy Straits Lumber in Hoonah, Alaska. The installation site at the old logging camp site near Kennel Creek along the shore of Freshwater Bay, on the east side of Chichagof Island. Kennel Creek is 19 air miles southeast of Hoonah, and located on the road system. There is a floatplane dock, small boat launch and unimproved barge landing within 0.75 miles of the project site on the Kennel Creek spit. There are no utilities at the project site.
OBTAINING A SOLICITATION.
Prospective bidders are expected to obtain the solicitation from the Internet.
This project is a Total Small Business Set-Aside.
FOR MORE INFORMATION.
The point of contact for this acquisition is Kim Toland (907) 772-5804, Fax (907) 772-5894, U. S. Forest Service, Tongass National Forest, Contracting, PO Box 309, Petersburg AK 99833.
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