Bid Opportunities

REQUEST FOR LETTER OF INTEREST

ENGINEERING SERVICES

FOR

AIRPORT PLANNING AND DESIGN

SMITH REYNOLDS AIRPORT, WINSTON-SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA

The Airport Commission of Forsyth County proposes to engage the services of a qualified engineering firm to provide planning, design, construction, and consulting services for various airport related projects at the Smith Reynolds Airport.  These projects may include, but are not limited to runway strengthening/overlay, environmental studies, lighting, signage, NAVAIDS, taxiway, taxilane and apron extensions/rehabilitations, safety area improvements, obstruction removal, land acquisition, automobile parking lot improvements, industrial development, hangar construction, terminal improvements, perimeter fencing, fuel farms, utility infrastructure development and upgrades, landside access improvements, and other similar airport related projects. 

The Airport Commission of Forsyth County plans to contract for engineering services for a period of five years from the time of the contract signing and retains the right to add to or delete from the projects listed above.  Fees will be negotiated with the selected engineering firm for each individual project.

Interested firms should submit their letter of interest addressing the following criteria:

  • Familiarity with the airport and airport staff by firm’s project manager.
  • Capability to perform all aspects of the project, including planning, design, and construction phase services.
  • Experience level of the firm’s project manager and aviation staff.
  • Working relationship with the North Carolina Department of Transportation - Division of Aviation and the Federal Aviation Administration.
  • Current workload and capacity to meet schedules.
  • Evidence of the establishment and implementation of an Affirmative Action Plan.

The submittal shall be limited to a maximum of ten (10) pages (no covers).  Selection will be made from the information submitted.  Interviews will not be conducted.

Two (2) copies of the Letter of Interest should be received no later than 4:00 PM (EDT), Friday, February 17, 2017.  Letters should be sent to the address listed below.

           

Mark R. Davidson, A.A.E.

Airport Director

Airport Commission of Forsyth County

3801 North Liberty Street

Suite 204

Winston-Salem, NC 27105