Request for Proposal Designer Service – Brickenwood Courtyards

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The New Bedford Housing Authority is inviting quotes from qualified Architectural or Civil Engineering Firms to provide professional design and construction administration services at the Brickenwood Family Development for site engineering, design, construction documents and construction administration and site improvements that include: walkway replacement; water and drainage improvements as needed; removal of unnecessary asphalt to increase green space; and the elimination of clothes drying yard to be replaced with clothes lines attached to buildings.
Brickenwood family development was built in the early 1950’s. The development encompasses seventy-Three (73) one & two-story buildings and with a total of 299 units. The units range from one (1) to four (4) bedroom units. Brickenwood sits roughly on a 24 acre parcel. The buildings are constructed of wood frame with pitch asphalt roofs. Exterior building facades are combination of brick veneer and fiber cement clad siding. PVC trim has been installed in replacement of wood on all eaves, rakes, doors and windows.
The Architectural/ Engineering services requested under this solicitation include all investigative, design, final design/ schematics, cost estimation, construction documents, bidding, construction administration, and project close-out services. Final drawings must be submitted to the NBHA on AutoCAD. The scope includes this project being bid electronically on The Architect must provide two hard copies of the complete contract documents to the NBHA when posted on for review by the public.
Estimated cost of construction is $100,000.00.
Architects/ Civil Engineers submitting proposals must be registered in Massachusetts and be experienced in residential modernization with prior HUD and public housing authority experience preferred.
Interested Architectural/ Engineering firms may obtain a copy of the Request for Proposal by mailing a written request to the New Bedford Housing Authority Modernization Department 128 Union Street 4th floor, New Bedford, MA 02740. Or by electronic request via
Quotations must be submitted no later than 2:00 PM on April 8, 2020 by mailed to The New Bedford Housing Authority Modernization Department 4th floor 128 Union Street New Bedford, MA 02740 or sent electronically to

A Pre-Bid walkthrough is scheduled for 10:00 AM on March 31, 2020. Meeting location will be 52 Walker Street, New Bedford, MA 02746. All proposers are urged to visit the site before submitting a proposal in order to understand the conditions of the project.

Contract Filesize: 72 KB
Contract ID#: NBHA-020-2020
Date Contract added: 03/25/20 6:14 PM
Closing Bid Deadline: 04/08/20 2:00 PM
Contract Status: Awarded

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Awarded To

GCG & Associates, Inc. 84 Main Street Wilmington, MA 01887 $13,920.00