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Project NameDowntown Crossing Station (DTX) Sewer Relocation, Downtown Crossing Station
Project LocationBoston, MA
Contract NumberA90CN05
Project Value$2,593,200.00
DBE Goal10%

Scope of Work

The project scope includes the relocation of a Boston Water and Sewer Commission owned 30" Combined Sewer inside of the existing Burnham Building (formerly Filenes Basement). The project is the first phase of a multi-phased project to provide modifications, including additional elevators, to the Downtown Crossing MBTA station. The project also includes staged construction and/or by-pass of existing combined sewer, demolition of B2 flooring, temporary elevator walls, two new Special BWSC Structures and structural supports, new 30" ductile iron combined sewer pipe (concrete encased), demolition of old 30" cast iron (concrete encased) pipe, and the relocation of an existing sub-basement level 36" under drain. The majority of the work is within the B2 and B3 level of the Burnham Building currently under renovation. Minor work will be required in the MBTA Downtown Crossing Station on and adjacent to the Orange Line Northbound platform.

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Send Sealed Bids to:

All bids must be submitted electronically at:

Bids Must Be Received By: 4/30/2014 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 ManagerDesiree Patrice
100 Summer Street, Boston, MA 02110
Telephone Number617-222-4479
Site Tour Date & Time*April 16, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Site Tour LocationBidders are requested to be present in front of the Macy's Downtown Crossing at 426 Washington Street and 10 Summer Street, Boston, Massachusetts
Pre-Bid Meeting Date & Time **April 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Pre-Bid Meeting LocationTransportation Building, 10 Park Plaza, 6th Floor Suite 6720
Documents AvailableApril 08, 2014

*. 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.


Brian Shortsleeve
Chief Administrator and Acting
General Manager of the MBTA

Stephanie Pollack
MassDOT Secretary & CEO