Requests for Proposal (RFPs) for the Week

The following are RFPS posted for the week ending Jan. 19.

January 19, 2007

Electronics Recycling Service

Eastern Kentucky University

This Request for Proposal (RFP) is being issued to obtain proposals from qualified, financially sound, and responsible Electronics Recycling Companies on an as needed basis for a twelve (12) month period, with an option to extend the contract for four (4) additional one year periods. The Successful Offeror(s) shall provide a comprehensive electronics recycling program to pick up and transport for reuse, recycle, demanufacture or dispose of the University’s out dated or non working electronics equipment.

To view the full bid click on the following link -- http://www.purchasing.eku.edu/bids/RFP%2007/rfp.14.07.electronics.recycling.services.pdf

Textile Recycling

Montgomery County, MD

Prebid meeting will be held Feb. 8 at the Montgomery County Transfer Station, 16101 Frederick Road, Derwood, MD 20855. For information on the bid e-mail Robert Norris at Robert.Norris@MontgomeryCountyMD.gov.

Sale of Scrap Metal

City of Pittsburgh

The City of Pittsburgh invites bids from qualified contractors to provide all facilities, labor and services, required to receive, process, recycle, use and/or market scrap metals collected or accumulated by the City during curbside collections and/or from residential drop-off centers. "Scrap Metals" are defined as all discarded metal items including but not limited to appliances (may or may not include freon containing appliances), automobile parts, furniture, fixtures and any other items consisting primarily of a metal content, including but not limited to brass, copper, aluminum, steel, tin, cast iron and any other discarded metal suitable for reprocessing. This specifically excludes all metal items collected in the City’s residential curbside and drop-off recycling program which are covered by other contracts.

To view the bid click on the following link -- http://www.city.pittsburgh.pa.us/gs/Contract%20Bids/Servicesformal/2007/B-105-07.doc

Processing of Recyclables

City of Pittsburgh

The City of Pittsburgh Department of Finance has prepared and issued this Request For Proposals ("RFP"), designated as BID # B-106-07 PROCESSING OF RECYCLABLE MATERIALS, for and on behalf of all City of Pittsburgh Departments

To view the bid click on the following link -- http://www.city.pittsburgh.pa.us/gs/Contract%20Bids/Servicesformal/2007/B-106-07.doc

Oswego County

Sealed bids for trash and recyclables removal service for Oswego County Buildings will be received by the Oswego County Purchasing Department until Jan. 22, 2 PM

To view the bid click on the following link -- http://www.oswegocounty.com/admin/bid2-07trash.pdf

Solid Waste Collection Services

(click here to view the addendum)

Martin County, Florida

Martin County Board of County Commissioners is inviting Requests for Qualifications for the collection, transport and disposal of solid waste and recyclable materials generated in the County.

To view the bid click on the following link -- http://www.martin.fl.us/documents/bid_request/asd/publish/2007/RFP2007-2052.pdf

Handling of Scrap Metal

City of Sarnia, Ontario

The City of Sarnia is inviting Scrap Metal Dealers to submit quotations for the collection of scrap metals from the City.

To view the bid click on the following link -- http://www.sarnia.ca/pdf/01-P%20-%20Q07-209%20-%20Scrap%20Disposal.pdf

Sale of Surplus Scrap Water Meters and Parts for Water and Wastewaer Services

Broward County, Fla,

FURTHER INFORMATION: Bidders requiring additional information may contact Mr. Joel Mariani or Ms. Yasmin Teja, Purchasing Agents at (954) 537-2850.

Bidders requiring technical information or wishing to make an appointment for inspection may contact Mr. Joe Deitz, Warehouse Manager, Water & Wastewater Services, at 954-831-0813.

The items may be inspected by appointment only between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday (excluding holidays).

4. CONDITION OF SALE: The parts are offered for sale on an as is basis and the County offers no guarantee or warranty, expressed or implied, as to their operational or physical condition. The cost of the removal of the parts from the County’s premises is to be borne by the successful bidder. All sales will be final. Successful bidder must use its own equipment in loading purchased goods.

All the items must be picked up.

Bidders are encouraged to view the parts prior to submitting a bid. Successful bidder is responsible for ensuring compliance with all pertinent federal, state, and local requirements including but not limited to licensing, insurance, and permits relative to the removal of the subject parts. Failure of the successful bidder to remove all awarded items within the prescribed period of time may result in the bidder being restricted from participating in future County surplus bids/or quote.

To view the RFP click on the following link -- http://www.broward.org/purchasing/bids/wz06390.pdf

Processing of recyclables, solid waste

US Department of Energy

The U.S. Department of Energy, Southwestern Power Administration (Southwestern) is seeking proposals for a Multiple-Award Task Order Contract (MATOC) for collection, transportation, storage, recycling, treatment, processing, and disposal of various waste materials.

To view the bid click on the following link -- https://e-center.doe.gov/iips/busopor.nsf/UNID/7B12B32DA5B13B50852572510057C517?OpenDocument

Modification Of Solicitation For The United States Military Academy,West Point, Ny. Operation of The Transfer Station And Post Wide Recycling Program. The New Effective Date Will Be 1 May 2007.

US Military Academy, West Point

ACA, United States Military Academy, Directorate of Contracting, ATTN: SFCA-NR-WP, 681 Hardee Place, West Point, NY 10996-1514

Description: Services consist of providing all labor, equipment, transportation, materials, license, permits, and supervision necessary to operate and manage the solid Waste Transfer Station, Material Handling Area, the transportation of sludge and grit, commodit y recycling and organic waste recycling. The NAICS code is 562111 with a size standard of $11.5 Million for a small business. This will be an unrestricted solicitation with evaluation factors preference for SDB and Hub Zone price evaluation preference. A s ubcontracting plan to include small business participation will also be required if the awardee is not a small business. All responses shall include information as follows: Size, 8(a) status, Hub zone, Woman-Owned Small Business, Small Business, Small Disadvantaged Business, Veteran Owned, Service Disabled Veteran-Owned, etc. Responses shall further include the number of employees currently employed with the company, total revenue for the past three years; relevant past performance for the last three ye ars and competent ability to accomplish the work described. All responses must be presented in sufficient detail to allow the government to determine the functional expertise and experience necessary to compete for the contract. All offerors must be regist ered in CCR www.ccr.gov and complete ORCA certification www.bpn.gov/orca. . The solicitation will be issued on or about 20 FEBRUARY 2007 and will remain open for 30 calendar days with a tentative closing date of 23 MARCH 2007. The solicitation will be p osted on ASFI https://acquisition.army.mil/asfi/. All questions concerning this solicitation may be directed to David Ariosto, email david.ariosto@US.ARMY.MIL, phone (845) 938-8179, Fax (845) 938-8183 or at Army Contracting Agency, United States Military Academy, Directorate of Contracting (SFCA-NR-WP-CSDIII), Attn: David Ariosto, 681 Hardee Place, West Point, NY 10996-1514 Numbered notes 25 will apply.

Original Point of Contact: David Ariosto, 845 938-8179. Email your questions to ACA, United States Military Academy at david.ariosto@usma.edu.

Lease of a horizontal baler for Environmental Compliance Branch, DPW, Fort Bragg, North Carolina for Base and two (2) one-year Options.

U.S. Department of the Army

To view the bid click on the following link -- https://acquisition.army.mil/asfi/solicitation_view.cfm?psolicitationnbr=W9124706TA001