PaintSquare.com
Follow us on Twitter Follow us on LinkedIn Like us on Facebook Follow us on Instagram Visit the TPC Store
Search the site

 

Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


Small Businesses Sought for Dam Bids

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Comment | More

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking small business set-aside contractors for a painting project at Carlyle Lake Dam in Clinton County, IL.

Carlyle Lake is a manmade, 26,000-acre reservoir managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Scope of Work

The contract involves abrasive blast cleaning and recoating two existing tainter gates, with optional bid items for coating two additional gates. The project also includes cleaning and recoating intermediate pier trunnion girders on an existing service bridge over the Kaskaskia River, as well as optional items for coating additional bridge steel.

Carlyle Lake
Carlylelake.com

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is seeking bids from small business set-asides for cleaning and recoating tainter gates at the Carlyle Lake Dam.

Bids open Sept. 3. The project value is estimated at $1 million to $5 million.

The project includes coating the upstream and downstream surfaces of gates 2 and 3. The steel will be abrasive blast-cleaned to White Metal (SSPC-SP 5) and coated with a zinc-rich vinyl system. Class 3A containment according to SSPC-Guide 6 is required.

The contract also includes two alternate items: one for coating the upstream and downstream of gate 1 and one for coating the downstream areas below the upper girder of gate 4.

On the existing service bridge over the Kaskaskia River, girders will be abrasive blast-cleaned to a Commercial finish (SSPC-SP 6) and recoated with an alkyd system. Class 2A containment according to SSPC-Guide 6 is required. The contract also includes optional items for coating trunnion assemblies, girders and shoes.

SSPC-QP 1 certification is required for both structures.

The project also includes installing anodes for cathodic protection.

Period of performance is 365 calendar days.

About Carlyle Lake

Carlyle Lake is split in half by a 3.5-mile-long railroad embankment and five bridges. Activities on the lake primarily include sailing and fishing.

Reported by Paint BidTracker, a construction reporting service devoted to identifying contracting opportunities for the coatings community.

Try Paint BidTracker free!

   

Tagged categories: Government contracts; Locks and dams; Paint BidTracker; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; Zinc-rich (inorganic)

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

Advertisements
 
International Bridge Conference
 
2017 International Bridge Conference
 
June 4-8, 2017, National Harbor, Maryland
 

 
SABRE Autonomous Solutions
 
Repeatability
 
The ALPHA1 provides reliable results consistently allowing you to cost your next job with confidence.
 

 
SAFE Systems, Inc.
 
SAFE Systems'
Blast Lights &
Deadman Switches
 
Halogen or LED blast lights available with our NEW urethane bumper. Switches available in many colors for color coding your hoses.
 

 
Axxiom Manufacturing
 
Schmidt Improves
Portable Blasters
 
Schmidt's VBS System reduces blowdown intensity, prevents exhaust from damaging floor while using no screens or filters. Reduces sound; Increasing safety.
Call 1-800-231-2085
 

 
Bullard
 
Upgrade with the Bullard GenVX
 
Click here to learn how you can get a GenVX Helmet and Win.
 

 
SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings
 
http://www.sspc.org/
 
Join SSPC and Enhance
Your Career !
 

 
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical America
 
Performance Amine 1,3-BAC
 
A highly reactive cycloaliphatic diamine offering superior performance. Reasonable cost and curing efficacy makes it suitable for all types of epoxy resin applications.
 

 
HoldTight Solutions Inc.
 
NO FLASH RUST - NO CONTAMINANTS
 
Our HoldTight®102 salt remover & flash rust
preventer prevents flash
rust by removing surface contaminants. Contact us
for your nearest distributor.
(800) 319.8802 sales@holdtight.com
 

 
 
 

Technology Publishing Co., 2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951

TEL 1-412-431-8300  • FAX  1-412-431-5428  •  EMAIL webmaster@paintsquare.com


The Technology Publishing Network

Durability + Design PaintSquare the Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings Paint BidTracker

 
EXPLORE:      JPCL   |   PaintSquare News   |   Interact   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   Resources   |   Classifieds
REGISTER AND SUBSCRIBE:      Free PaintSquare Registration   |   Subscribe to JPCL   |   Subscribe to PaintSquare News
MORE:      About PaintSquare.com   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us