MISSISSIPPI DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

INVITATION FOR BIDS

Notice is hereby given that the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) is seeking sealed bids for the Restoring Living Shorelines and Reefs in Mississippi Estuaries – Deer Island Subtidal Reef Construction (the “Project”). This Project is being administered by MDEQ as part of the Phase IV Early Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment prepared by the Deepwater Horizon Natural Resource Trustees in response to the April 20, 2010, Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill incident.  The purpose of the Project is to construct approximately 90 acres of subtidal reef near Deer Island.

To obtain a downloadable copy of the Contract Documents for this Project, please complete the form below, email mgreen@mdeq.ms.gov, or call 601.961.5270. The Contract Documents may also be examined at the following locations: MDEQ, 515 East Amite St., Jackson, MS 39201, or Covington Civil and Environmental, LLC, 2510 14th St., Suite 1010, Gulfport, MS 39501.

A Pre-Bid Meeting will be held at 1:00 p.m., May 27, 2020 online utilizing GoTo Meeting and can be accessed here, or by phone at +1 (646) 749-3112; Access Code: 327-810-413. The purpose of the pre-submittal conference is to allow potential offerors an opportunity to present questions to staff and obtain clarification of the procurement requirements.

Sealed bids will be received until 11:00 a.m. CST, Friday, June 12, 2020 at the MDEQ office located at 1141 Bayview Avenue, Suite 208, Biloxi, MS 39530 or electronically via MAGIC. All bids received after this deadline will be returned unopened. Bids will be publicly opened at 11:15 a.m. on Friday, June 12, 2020 online utilizing GoTo Meeting and can be accessed here, or by phone at +1 (872) 240-3311; Access Code: 132-848-877.

MDEQ reserves the right to reject any and/or all packages and waive any minor informality.