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MASSACHUSETTS BAY TRANSPORTATION AUTHORITY
TRANSPORTATION BUILDING
10 PARK PLAZA
BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS 02116-3975


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Project NameKNOWLEDGE CORRIDOR NORTHAMPTON AND GREENFIELD PLATFORM EXTENSIONS
Project LocationBoston
Contract NumberT92CN02
Class1 - GENERAL TRANSIT CONSTRUCTION
Project Value$3,001,000.00
DBE Goal16%

Scope of Work

As part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) High-Speed and Intercity Passenger Rail program, the Knowledge Corridor - Restore Vermonter Project restored intercity passenger rail service on the Pan Am Southern (Pan Am) Connecticut River Main Line (CRML) between Springfield, Massachusetts and White River Junction, Vermont. Work under this contract will consist of improvements located within the municipalities of Northampton MA and Greenfield MA including construction of extensions to the existing high level station platforms and canopies in Northampton and Greenfield, MA. New ramps and stairs will be constructed to access the platform extensions. Existing ramps, stairs, handrails and guard fence will be modified where required. New lighting and CCTV and station wayfinding signage will be added to both stations. The active rail line adjacent to this project supports both freight operations by Pan Am Southern, and passenger operations by Amtrak.

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All bids must be submitted electronically at: www.Bidx.com

Bids Must Be Received By: 8/9/2018 At 2:00 PM

Immediately thereafter, in a designated room, the Bids will be opened and read publicly.

Authorization for the Bidders to view the site of work on the MBTA's property shall be obtained by:

Project ManagerJohn P. Doherty
10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116
Telephone Number617-352-0494
Email Addressjpdoherty@mbta.com
Pre-Bid Meeting Date & Time **07/26/2018 at 10:00 AM
Pre-Bid Meeting Location243 North King Street Northampton, Massachusetts 01060
Documents Available07/11/2018

*. Bidders are advised that they should have representation at this tour as no extra visits are planned.
**. Any request for interpretation of the Plans and Specifications should be submitted in writing at the same time.

By:

Steve Poftak
General Manager of the MBTA

Stephanie Pollack
MassDOT Secretary & CEO