WC Window Restoration 2019 – RFP for Contractors

ISSUE DATE: March 12, 2019

Waterfowl Bldg resizedWaterfowl Chesapeake (WC), owner of the Waterfowl Building (a.k.a. the historic Easton Armory) in downtown Easton, Maryland, invites interested and qualified firms to submit proposals for contracting services associated with the restoration of up to 50 historic steel-frame windows at its facility. The project will be executed with the involvement and oversight of the Maryland Historical Trust (MHT).  MHT holds an easement on the Waterfowl Building and is the primary funder for this project.

PROPOSAL DUE DATE AND TIME: April 16, 2019 at 4pm (EST)  Late submissions will not be considered.
Pre-proposal Conference/Site Visit: An optional pre-proposal site visit will be held at 3:30pm on April 2 at the Waterfowl Building – 40 S. Harrison Street, Easton MD 21601.

TIMETABLE for Project
The contractor should expect to begin the project as soon as possible upon notification of contract award (decision anticipated no later than first week of May 2019).  It is anticipated that work should be substantially complete by October 15, 2019.  No work will take place between October 30 – November 15, 2019. The entire project must be completed by June 1, 2020 in accordance with WC’s MHT Grant Agreement.

Download the full RFP (PDF) here (Request a Word version by emailing info@waterfowlchesapeake.org).

Images of Waterfowl Building & Windows to be Restored (PDF)

Contract will be awarded to lowest proposal from a qualified firm conforming to project schedule.