The Surface Water Supply Project is currently advertising its Segment C project for the construction of approximately 52,000 linear feet of 84-inch, 6,400 linear feet of 66-inch, and 2,800 linear feet of 36-inch diameter water lines with all necessary valves and appurtenances, from east of Westfield Village Drive to east side of Skyview Drive. The proposed water line installation will consist of primarily open cut construction; however, tunnels are required at some crossings of Harris County roads, TxDOT roads, Harris County Flood Control District (HCFCD) drainage systems, and private pipelines.

Details of this work are provided in the Construction Drawings and Project Manual found at: https://www.civcastusa.com/project/5ee27a4c041b029114775c0c/summary

An invitation to bidders is also attached for download: 00020 Invitation to Bidders_06032020


Click here to visit the Segment C construction information page on this website

All formal bid documentation will be posted on CIVCAST. WHCRWA encourages all interested contractors to create an account on the CIVCAST website, and interested parties can sign up to receive updates anytime the WHCRWA posts items to CIVCAST.

Since 2016 the SWSP, a jointly funded project between the WHCRWA and NFBWA, has made significant strides to motivate participation by local minority-owned and small businesses to encourage diversity in contracting and implementation of the SWSP.

Overview

We are currently in the final stages of the Design Phase of the SWSP and have held multiple contractor outreach events to encourage participation by local minority-owned and small businesses.

As the SWSP Team moves forward with construction, we encourage local minority-owned and small businesses to team with the SWSP Prequalified Contractors to deliver this project.

Surface Water Supply Project Prequalified Contractors

The following contractors have been prequalified to support construction of Segments A, B, and C of the Surface Water Supply Project. Local subcontractors interested in supporting delivery of the Surface Water Supply Project are encouraged to contact these contractors for potential teaming opportunities.

To access contact information for Prequalified firms, access Contractor Outreach Workshop Attendee Registration Sheets here .

Please note: Contractors to support the Segment B3 “Long Tunnel” and the pump stations will undergo separate prequalification at a future date.

As a result of ongoing community outreach and the feedback received, the SWSP team has identified a strong desire for inclusion of local minority-owned and small businesses in the contracting and implementation of the SWSP. In response to this community feedback, the WHCRWA and NFBWA are undertaking a four-step approach to encourage diversity in contracting and implementation of the SWSP by: