SANTA CLARA VALLEY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY - REQUEST FOR INDUSTRY FEEDBACK (RFIF S20174) - VTA’s BART Silicon Valley Phase II Extension Program/Tunnel and Trackwork Project
Notice Summary :
SANTA CLARA VALLEY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY REQUEST FOR INDUSTRY FEEDBACK (RFIF)
Issue Date: September 16, 2020 Requested Response Due Date: October 30, 2020
SUBJECT: VTA’s BART Silicon Valley Phase II Extension Program/Tunnel and Trackwork Project
PURPOSE: The purpose of this Request for Industry Feedback (“RFIF”) is to gather information regarding interest from organizations (each an “Organization”) in a progressive design-build contract for the single-bore tunnel and trackwork (“Contract”) for VTA’s BART Silicon Valley (BSV) Phase II Program (“Program”). The information obtained pursuant to this RFIF will be considered by VTA in advancing the Program, and may be reflected in subsequent procurement documents, including but not limited to a Request for Qualifications and a Request for Proposals.
More specifically, this RFIF has two purposes:
First, to seek the industry’s perspective and feedback on the questions in Appendix A to this RFIF. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to submit written responses to these questions.
Second, to arrange for optional follow-up individual meetings (at VTA’s sole discretion) with qualified Organizations as described in Section 4 below.
NOTE TO ORGANIZATIONS: This is an RFIF only and is issuedsolely for market research purposes. It does not constitute a formal solicitation, nor does it guarantee that a formal solicitation may follow. This RFIF should not be construed as a means to pre-qualify vendors; not responding to this RFIF does not preclude participation in any future solicitation, if one is issued. Time and resources spent by Organizations in the development of a response to this RFIF or attending an individual meeting are voluntary and solely at that Organization’s cost. Any future contract related to the subject of this RFIF that may be awarded must comply with VTA’s procurement policies/procedures as well as any other relevant VTA policies/procedures.
In addition to the above opportunity, VTA’s BART Silicon Valley Phase II Project will be releasing Requests for Industry Feedback for major contracts for the project in the months of September and October. In order to receive notification, updates and information about these opportunities, please register to be a vendor at https://www.vta.org/business-center.