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CONTRACT AWARDS March 21, 2008 through May 15, 2008

See notes at the end of the listings describing the new work and equipment contracts.

Mississippi River Outlets, Vicinity of Venice, Louisiana, Baptiste Collette, Maintenance Dredging, Bar Channel #06-2, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana. Awarded to Mike Hooks, Inc. for $3,771,600, line items 1 and 2, on March 21, 2008 by the New Orleans District, Corps of Engineers. W912P8-08-C-0040 / W912P8-06-B-0065

FY08 MCON P-502, Kilo Wharf Extension, COMNAV Marianas, Main Base, Guam. Awarded to IBC/TOA Corporation for $83,838,018, line item 1, on March 26, 2008 by the Naval Facilities Engineering Command, NAVFAC Pacific, Acquisition, Construction Contracts Branch (ACQ11). N62742-08-C-1301 / N62742-07-R-1314 (SEE NOTE NO. 1)

Maintenance Dredging from Georgetown Harbor, Sampit River and Upper Winyah Bay, Georgetown County, South Carolina. Awarded to Southern Dredging Company for $3,964,603, line items 1 and 2, on March 27, 2008 by the Savannah District, Corps of Engineers. W912HN-08-C-0019 / W912HN-08-B-0004

FY08 Maintenance Dredging Manistee Harbor, Michigan. Awarded to MCM Marine, Inc for $510,240, line items 1 through 4 AB, on April 4, 2008 by the Detroit District, Corps of Engineers. W911XK-08-B-0007 / W911XK-08-B-0007

Grand Isle & Vicinity, Hurricane Protection Project, Rehabilitation of Hurricane Katrina Damage, Jefferson, Louisiana. Awarded to Bertucci Industrial Services, LLC for $12,497,052, line items 1 through 13, on April 8, 2008 by the New Orleans District, Corps of Engineers. W912P8-08-C-0045 / W912P8-08-B-0029 (SEE NOTE NO. 2)

FY08 Maintenance Dredging of Leland, Arcadia, Pentwater Harbors, Michigan. Awarded to MCM Marine Inc. for $366,171, line items 1 through 7AB, on April 8, 2008 by the Detroit District, Corps of Engineers. W911XK-08-C-0007 / W911XK-08-B-0008

Shore Protection Project, Nassau County, Florida, Fernandina Beach Nourishment. Awarded to Weeks Marine for $14,115,500, Alternate D, Line Items 1 through 4, 0001 - 0004, on April 11, 2008 by the Jacksonville District, Corps of Engineers. W912EP-08-C-0012 / W912EP-08-B-0009 (SEE NOTE NO. 3)

Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, Texas, Turnstake Island to Sundown Bay in Aransas and Calhoun Counties, Texas, Pipeline Dredging. Awarded to King Fisher Marine Service LP for $3,393,041, line items 1 through 11, on April 11, 2008 by the Galveston District, Corps of Engineers. W912HY-08-C-0019 / W912HY-08-B-0007

Houston Ship Channel, Texas, Exxon to Carpenter’s Bayou in Harris County, Texas, Pipeline Dredging. Awarded to King Fisher Marine Service for $2,893,000, line items 1 through 3, on April 25, 2008 by the Galveston District, Corps of Engineers. W912HY-08-C-0011 / W912HY-08-B-0015

Mississippi River, Cubit’s Gap and Southwest Pass, Hopper Dredge Rental Contract No. 12-2008, Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana (OM-08-012). Awarded to Manson Construction Company for $3,205,000, Lot 8, on April 25, 2008 by the New Orleans District, Corps of Engineers. W912P8-08-C-0053 / W912P8-08-B-0006

FY08 Maintenance Dredging of Green Bay Harbor, Wisconsin. Awarded to Roen Salvage Company for $3,599,150, line items 1, 2, 3 and 5, on April 28, 2008 by the Detroit District, Corps of Engineers. W911XK-08-C-0010 / W911XK-08-B-0012

Maintenance Dredging, New Jersey Intracoastal Waterway, Barnegat Inlet, New Jersey and Adjacent New Jersey Waterways. Awarded to Barnegat Bay Dredging Company for $1,242,000, line items 1 through 4, on April 28, 2008 by the Philadelphia District, Corps of Engineers. W912BU-08-C-0011 / W912BU-08-B-0008

Waukegan Harbor Dredging 2008. Awarded to Luedtke Engineering Company for $536,200, line items 1 through 5, on April 30, 2008 by the Chicago District, Corps of Engineers. W912P6-08-C-0011 / W912P6-08-B-0007

Michigan City Harbor Dredging 2008. Awarded to The King Company for $339,100, line items 1 through 4, on April 30, 2008 by the Chicago District, Corps of Engineers. W912P6-08-C-0010 / W912P6-08-B-0006

5,000 Gallons of Lube Oil (40HDX/MIL 2104 40W Engine Oil). Awarded to Performance Fluids for $29,500, line item 1, on May 2, 2008 by the Philadelphia District, Corps of Engineers. W912BU-08-P-0166 / W912BU-08-T-0041 (SEE NOTE NO. 4)

Replacement Equipment for the Dredge Yaquina. Awarded to Pacific Power Products for $469,535, line items 1, 2, 3 and 4AA, on May 8, 2008 by the Philadelphia District, Corps of Engineers. W912BU-08-C-0013 / W912BU-08-R-0006 (SEE NOTE NO. 5)

Mississippi River, New Orleans Harbor Cutterhead Dredge Rental No. 1-2008, Orleans and Jefferson Parishes, Louisiana. Awarded to Weeks Marine for $3,719,001, line items 1, 2, 3 and 5, on May 7, 2008 by the New Orleans District, Corps of Engineers. W912P8-08-C-0056 / W912P8-08-B-0031

IDIQ Contract for Rental of Hopper Dredge with Attendant Plant and Operators for Maintenance Dredging of Mobile Harbor Channel, Mobile, AL #1-FY08. Awarded to Manson Construction Company for $4 million on May 12, 2008 by the Mobile District, Corps of Engineers. W91278-08-D-0026 / W91278-08-B-0003.

Hydraulic Maintenance Dredging at River Miles 0.00 to 291, Illinois River only. Awarded to Bay Shore Contractors LLC for $2,864,760, line item 1, May 14, 2008 by the Rock Island District, Corps of Engineers. W912EK-08-C-0071 / W912EK-08-R-0005

Maintenance Dredging in Charleston Harbor, Lower Reaches and Wando River, Charleston County, South Carolina. Awarded to Norfolk Dredging Company for $5,664,500, line items 1 and 2, on May 15, 2008 by the Savannah District, Corps of Engineers. W912HN-08-C-0024 / W912HN-08-B-0005


NOTE NO. 1. Kilo Wharf Extension
This project will provide for a new 121.9- meter (400-foot) extension to the existing Kilo Wharf on the west and perform all necessary dredging within the harbor to enable the construction. The project will also provide for a 243.84-meter (800-foot) reinforced concrete crane girder and supports at the existing wharf and wharf extension, in addition to upgrades to the existing wharf to provide seismic resistance, as well as extensive other land-based construction.

NOTE NO. 2. Hurricane Katrina Damage Repair and Beach Replenishment
The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, Hurricane Protection Office, New Orleans awarded a $12,497,052 contract to Bertucci Industrial Services, Kenner, Louisiana for rehabilitation of Hurricane Katrina damage, Grand Isle and vicinity, in Jefferson, Parish, Louisiana. The work consists the repair or rehabilitation of the levee and beach area from Station 8+90 to Station 386+00, including repair, rehabilitation, and replenishment of the beach and dune with sand, including dredging from a government-furnished borrow pit. Work also includes reconstruction and repair of damaged pedestrian crossovers and emergency vehicle ramps, rehabilitation and repair of storm protection measures as originally constructed on the east and west jetties, rehabilitation of breakwaters to bring the structures back to the original design, and replacement of several navigation lights in their existing locations.

NOTE NO. 3
Shore Protection, Fernandina Beach
The project work consists of placing dredged material along 21,380 feet – four miles – of beach, south of the St. Mary’s Entrance Channel south jetty under four alternates. The project will place material between FDEP monuments R-13 and R-33. The solicitation allowed a choice of four alternate bids with amounts of dredged material varying from 768,000 to 1,725,000 cubic yards of sand, and varying berm width depending on the alternate chosen. The material for the project beach will come from the offshore South Channel Borrow Area, approximately three miles from the center of the project area. Work also includes environmental restrictions, turbidity monitoring and beach tilling.
Weeks Marine was awarded the contract for $14,115,500, Alternate D: 1,725,000 cubic yards of beach fill.

NOTE NO. 4
Lube Oil for Dredge McFarland
Contract award winner Performance Fluids of Desoto, Texas delivered 5000 gallons of lube oil for the Dredge McFarland to the Gulfport, Mississippi State Dock, on May 8, parking on the pier alongside the ship and delivering the oil through 150 feet of hose.

NOTE NO. 5. Equipment for the Yaquina
The Philadelphia District awarded a contract to Pacific Power Products, Kent, Washington, for five Tier II marine diesel engines, five reduction gears, two diesel generator sets, box or keel coolers, CRPP shafting and propellers, and corresponding controls as replacement equipment for the Corps Dredge Yaquina. The acquisition was a negotiated, best-value procurement using the Contracting By Negotiation process. Evaluation factors were: technical factors, past performance and experience, product, and management and price factor and price reasonableness. The contract amount was $469,535.

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