Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - October 21, 2014
October 21, 2014 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #28

Water Treatment Plant Biological Treatment Unit Work Assignment MC-07


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Frank Lambertson, Purchasing Division, Ext. 3042

Brian Bates, P.E., Project Engineer, Ext. 7329
Jeff Strietmatter, P.E., Project Management Division Manager, Ext. 7335

Action Requested

Authorization for the County Administrator, or his designee, to execute Work Assignment MC-07 pursuant to Agreement 12-0588BG for Utility Architectural / Engineering Service with McKim & Creed, Inc., of Clearwater, FL for Professional Engineering Services to provide preliminary design, final design, permitting, bidding, and construction phase services for the Water Treatment Plant Biological Treatment Unit for a total amount of $1,669,984.00.

Enabling/Regulating Authority

Manatee County Code of Laws

Background Discussion

For the provision of design and construction of a biological treatment unit to remove taste and odor compounds from surface water at the Lake Manatee Water Treatment Plant.  Bench and pilot tests over the past three (3) years have shown this process to be effective and reliable as a raw water pretreatment which requires no chemical additions.

On September 25, 2012, the County approved the Agreement with McKim and Creed, Inc., of Clearwater, FL to provide Utility Architectural and Engineering Services.  This Agreement has been extended twice and is effective until September 24, 2015, with two (2) additional one-year extensions remaining.

County Attorney Review
Not Reviewed (No apparent legal issues)

Explanation of Other

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Original To Board Records.

Copies to: McKim and Creed, Inc., 1365 Hamlet Ave., Clearwater, FL 33756 (slee@mckimcreed.com).

Debbie Marchbank (debbie.marchbank@mymanatee.org) and Brian Bates (brian.bates@mymanatee.org), Public Works Department; Frank Lambertson (frank.lambertson@mymanatee.org), Purchasing Division.

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name
$1,669,984 (4046085870 531000 6085870)

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Work Assignment MC-07 - Staff Memo.pdf
Attachment:  Work Assignment MC-07.pdf