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BOSTON POST-GAZETTE, SEPTEMBER 26, 2014 Page 15 Editorial (Continued from Page 3) full of anger today. Harper him, but he always seemed would not be consumed by motivated by being the best negativity, but he also doesn't he cou.ld be on and off the want what happened to be field. forgotten or downplayed. He is a living legacy to the For all he endured, he struggle for racial equality should have been inducted and his story is an uplifting into the Red Sox Hall of Fame. one we can all learn from Baseball wasn't often good to every day. LEGAL NOTICE REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS The MASSACHUSETFS PORT AUTHORITY (Authority) is soliciting consulting, services for MPA CONTRACT NO. A351, FY15-18 CONSTRUCTION SAFETY SUPPORT :SERVICES AT MPA FACILmES. The Authority is seeking a qualified Consultant to provide construction support services consisting of construction safety inspection services associated with rtonitoring construction activities including but not limited to fall protection, confined space entry, electrical safety, Lockout/Tagout (LOTO), personal protective equipment, scaffolding, aerial lifts, hoisting equipment, earth moving equipment, ladder safety, asbestos abatement, as well as conformance to safety plans. These.inspectlens will be conducted to enable Massport to maintain the highest level of safety for its construction projects. These services are expected to be provided throughout all Massport facilitiesl The Consultant must be able to work closely with the Authority and other interested parties in order to provide such services in a timely and effective manner. Such services shall be provided on an on-call, as-needed basis. Such inspections shall be performed in accordance with OSHA, NFPA, DOT, MA Depariment of Public Safety, and/or other appropriate specifications and standards. All inspections shall be done under the direction and management of the Authority's Safety Manager. The Consultant shall be required to provide vehicles and operators with appropriate insurance coverag e and shall be capable of being licensed and badged to allow for access to all of the Authofity's facilities. The Authority expects to.seleot one (1) consultant. However, the Authority reserves the fight to select a different number if it is deemed in its best interest to do so. Each consultant shall be issued a contract in an amount, not to exceed Four Hundred Thousand Dollars ($400,000.00). The services shall be authorized on a work order basis. In recognition of the unique nature of the project and the services required to support if, the Authority has scheduled a Consultant Bdefing to be held at 9:00 AM on Thursday, October 9, 2014, at .the Capital Programs Department, Suite 209S, Logan Offce Center, One Harborside Drive, East Boston, Massachusetts 02128. At this session, an overview of the project will be provided, the services requested by the Authority will be described, and questions will be answered. Each submission shall include a Statement of Qualifications that provides detailed information in response to the evaluation criteria set forth below and include Architect/Engineer & Related Services questionnaires SF 330 (www.gse.gov/portsl/formldownloa16486) with the appropriate number of Part IIs. M/WBE Certification of the prime and subconsultants shall be current at the time of submittal and the Consultant shall provide a copy of M/WBE cartitication letter from the Supplier Diversity Office, formerly known as State Office of Minority and Women Business Assistance (SOMWBA) within its submittal. The Consultant shall also provide an original and nine copies of litigation and legal proceedings information, signed under the pains and penalties of perjury, in.a separate sealed envelope entitled "Litigation and Legal Proceedings". See htip'.//www. massport.com/businese-with-masspocapitel-improvements/resource-center for more details on litigation and legal proceedings history submittal requirements. The Authority may reject any application if any of the required information is not provided: Cover Letter, Insurance Requirements, Litigation and Legal proceedings, SF330 Part IIs for the Prime and every sub.ooneultsnt. The submission shall be evaluated on basis of: (1) availability of key personnel to be assigned to the project (2) knowledge of construction safety, construction project management, public safety and . environmental concerns surrounding construction activities (3) CSP or other similar certifications for inspectors and other key personnel to be assigned to the project, (4) demonstrated capability with OSHA EPA MassaChusetts DEP regulations regarding construction, demolition, and abatement activities (5) demonstrated ability to ensure safe working conditions for large complex construction projects, (6) exhibit a system of reporting and tracking of safety issues on multiple projects (7) familiarity with risk management, behavioral based safety programs, organizational behavior management, incident investigation, and root cause analysis (8) current and past performance for the Authority, if any (9) M/WBE and affirmative action efforts, please indicate the proposed % of M/WBE participation The selection shall involve a two-step process including the shortlisting of a minimum of three firms based on an.evaluation of the Statements of Qualifications received in respons e to this solicitation, followed immediately by a final selection of the consultant(s) by the Authority. By responding to this solicitation, consultants agree to accept the terms and conditions of Massport's standard work order agreement, a copy of the Authonty's standard agreement can be found on the Authofity's web page at www.massport.com. The exception to this standard agreement is the insurance requirements as follows; (1) $1,000,000 of automobile liability and (2) $1,000,000 of commercial general liability. The Consultant shall specify in its cover letter that it has the ability to obtain requisite insurance coverage. Some members of the project team will need to ]et security clearance to work at certain secure facilities including Logan International Airport, L.G. Hanscom Field, Worcester Regional Airport, and Massport Maritime Facilities. Submissions shallbe printed on beth sides of the sheet (8 1/2" x 11"), no acetate covers. Ten (10) copies of a bound document and one PDF version on a disc each limited to: 1) an SF 330 including the appropriate number ofPart lls, 2) resumes of key individuals only each limited to one (1) page under SF 330, Section E, 3) no more than ten (10) projects each limited to one (1) page under $F 330, Section F, 4) no more than 3 sheets (6 pages) of information contained und(SF 330 Section H addressing the evaluation items (except for thetitigation and legal proceedings history), and 5) no more than 2 sheets (4 pages) of other relevant material not including a 2 page (max.) cover letter, SDO certification letters, covers, dividers, and other required information. This submission, including the litigation and legal proceedings history in a separate sealed envelope as required shall be addressed to Houssam H. Sleiman, PE, CCM, Director of Capital Programs and Environmental Affairs, and received no later than 12:00 Noon on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at the Massachusetts Port Authority, Logan Office Center, One Harborside Drive, Suite 209S, Logan International Airport, East Boston, MA 02128-2909. Any submission which is not received in a timely manner shall be rejected by the Authority as non-responsive. Any information provided to the Authority in any Proposal or other written or oral communication between the Proposer and the Authority will not be, or deemed to have been, proprietary or confidential, although the Authority will use reasonable efforts not to disclose such information to persons who are not employees or consultants retained by the Authority except as may be required by M.G.L.c.66. The procurement process for these services will proceed according to the following anticipated schedule: "VENT DATE TIME Solicitation: Release Date October 1, 2014 Project Briefing October 9, 2014; 9 AM Deadline for submission of written questions October 17, 2014; 12 PM (noon) Official answers published (Estimated) October 24, 2014 Solicitation: Close Date / Submission Deadline November 0, 2014; 12 PM Noon "VENT DATE  TIME Times are Eastern Standard Time (US). Questions may be sent via email to CPBidQueutions@maseport.com subject to the deadline for receipt stated in the timetable above. In the subject lines of your emall, please reference the MPA Project Name and Number. Questions and their responses will be posted on Capital Bid Opportunities webpage of Massport http://www.msesporLconVdoing@usiness/_tayouts/ CapitalPregrems/default.aspx as an attachment to the original Legal Notice and on COMMBUYS (www.commbuys.com) in the listings for this project. MASSACHUSEI"FS PORT AUTHORITY THOMAS P. GLYNN ! CEO AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Run date: 9/26114 LEGAL NOTICE Commonwealth of Massachusetts The Trial Court Middlesex Probate and Family Court 208 Cambridge Street Cambridge, MA 02141 Docket No. MI14P3386GD CITATION GIVING NOTICE OF PETITION FOR APPOINTMENT OF GUARDIAN FOR INCAPACITATED PERSON PURSUANT TO G.L.c. 190B, 5-304 In the Matter of JOEL H. GREENSTEIN Of Waltham, MA RESPONDENT Alleged Incapacitated Person To the named Respondent and all other interested persons, a peti'don has been filed by John G. Dugan of Franklin, MA, Meljssa A. Howitt of Franldin,MA in the above captioned matter alleging that Joel H. Greenatein is in need of a Guardian and requesting that Regina Brsgdon of Lowell, MA (or sorn other suit- able person) be appointed as Guardian to serve Without Surety on the bend. The petition asks the'court to determine that the Respondent is incapacitated, that the appointment of a Guardian is necessary, and that the proposed Guardian is appropriate. The petition is on file with this court and may con- tain a request for certain specific authority. You have the right tO object to this pro- cseding. If you wish to de so, you or your attor- ney most file a written appearance at this court on or before 10:00 a.m. on the return date of October 9, 2014. This day is NOT a hearing date, but a deadline date by-which you have to file the written appearance if you object to the petition. If you fail to file the written appearance bythe return date, action may be taken in this matter without further notice to you. In addition to filing the written appearance, you or your attomey most file a written affidavit stating the specific facts and grounds of your objection within 30 days after the return date. IMPORTANT NOTICE The outcome of this proceeding may limit or completely take away the above-nemnd person's right to make decisions about personal affairs or financial affairs or both. The above-named person has the dght to ask for a lawyer. Anyone may make this request on behalf of the above-named person, If the above-named person cannot afford a lawyer, one may be appointed at State expense. WITNESS, HON. EDWARD R DONNELLY, JR., First Justice of this Court. Date: September 11, 2014 Tara E. DeCristofaro, Register of'Probate I Run date: 9/26/14 LEGAL NOTICE NOTICE OF SALE Notice is hereby given by TODISCO TOWING OF 94 CONDOR STREET, EAST BOSTON, MA pursuant to the provisions of Mass G.L. c 255, Section 39A that they will sell the following vehicles. Vehicles are being sold to satisfy their garage keeper's lien for towing, storage and notices of sale: 2000 MERCURY SABLE VIN #1MEFM5550YA646567 2000 NISSAN SENTRA VIN #3N1CB51D8YL309366 2002 HONDA CIVIC VIN #2HGES26732H523254 1997 PLYMOUTH VOYAGER VIN #1P4GP44RXVB356862 2000 CHRYSLER TOWN & COUNTRY VIN #1C4GP54LOYB710544 2002 HONDA CIVIC VIN #1HGEM22922L029035 1995 CHEW PICKUP VIN #1GBEK14KISZ174115 1997 BMW 5 VIN #WBADE632XVBW54578 1993 HONDA PRELUDE VIN #JHMBB2158PC006449 2003 BMW 325Xl VIN #WBAEP3349PF02132 2001 FORD EXPLORER SPORT VIN #1FMYU70E81 UC18138 1999 HONDA CiViC VIN #1HGEJ8143XL025777 2000 FORD EXPLORER VIN #1FMZU73E9YZC27802 2005 FORD EXPLORER VIN #1FMZU73E25UB96370 2001 DODGE DAKOTA VIN #1B7662XB15303954 1997 INTERNATIONAL 4900 BOX TRUCK VIN #1HTSCAAM9VH472118 The above vehicles will be soM at auction online only at TOWLOT.COM MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 at 10:00AM at towiot.com Run dates: 9/12, 9/19, 9/26, 2014 i Saint Padre Pio (Continued from Page 2) ule in 51 years. Padre Pio had the ability to read the hearts of the penitents who flocked to him for confession which he heard for ten or twelve hours per day. The confessional was his means of bringing both sinners and devout souls closer to God; he would know just the right word of counsel or encouragement that was needed. Even before his death, people spoke of the possibility of his canoniza- tion. He died on Septem- ber 23, 1968 at the age of eighty-one. It is estimated that his funeral was at- tended by approximately 100,000 people. On June 16, 2002, over 500,000 people gathered in Rome to witness Pope John Paul II proclaim Padre Pio, Saint Pio of Pietrelcina. His feast day is celebrated on September 23 re. LEGAL NOTICE REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS coNSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT AT RISK SERVICE The MASSACHUSETTS PORT AUTHORITY (Massport) is soliciting Construction Managementat Risk Services for MPA PROJECT NO. L1346, TERMINAL E A380 ACCOMMODATIONS, LOGAN INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, EAST BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS (the Project). In accordance with Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 149A, Sections 1 thru 13, Massport is seeking a highly qualified and competent Construction Manager (CM) to provide preconstruon services and implement the construction of the Project in accordance with an agreement where the basis for payment is the cost of the work plus a fee with a negotiated guaranteed maximum price. This Request for Qualifications (RFQ) is being utilized to prequality and shortiist CM firms who will be invited to submit proposals in response to a Request for Proposals (RFP) to be issued by Massport. The proposed project includes construction and commissioning of approximately 125,000 gsf of beth new construction and renovation of existing space. The goal of the project is to reconfigure and provide.the required services to accommodate A380 Group VI aircraft. In support of this goal the project will investigate the reconfiguration and modification of existing gates #E7B, E8A and E8B to allow for the installation of new two-level aircraft boarding jet bridges and vertical circulation nodes at these gates. The addition of departure level concourse holding rooms and arrivals level de-bearding areas, adequately sized to accommodate A380 Group VI aircraft, with concession areas and other support spaces. Reconfiguration and expansion of the existing security checkpoint and re.composure zone. Relocation of existing land side concession areas to secure side areas. Reconfiguration of the holding room at gate E6. Improve passenger experience enhancements. An addition of a third level shell space to be available for Airline Club fit-out. Renovation, reconfiguratiqn and expansion of the existing corridor connection to Immigrations and Customs. Modification and renovation of baggage claim. Modifications and improvements to the Passenger Greeter Hall. Modification and renovation of the existing taxi lanes and the existing apron to accommodate the aircraft. The project will incorporate sustainable and resilient design elements and will seek LEED carlification. The work includes general site preparation,.foundations, utility relocations, construction phasing and sequencing, architecture, pedestrian circulationhvayfinding, means of egress, signage/ graphics, stairs, ADA and code compliance, HVAC, plumbing, fire protection, electrical, lighting, power, security, an d other systems and facilities required by existing codes and regulations and necessary to achieve a complete functional facility. Massport recognizes the numerous benefits Building Information Modeling (BIM), can potentially provide to each phase of the facility life cycle. In an effort to realize the added value of these benefits, Massport will require in extensive.Building Information Model (BIM) in this project. In addition, to further improve efficiency and value on this project, Massport will also be implementing Lean Construction principles, including Pull Planning and other Lean process tools. In addition to the construction services, the CM shall also provide Preconstrection Services which shall include, but are not limited to, cost estimating, scheduling, phasing and logistic& value engineering, document review to support the preparation of trade packages and constructability reviews. The CM shall be expected to work closely with Massport's Project Manager and design team in order 1o effecblvely implement the project. The construction budget is estimated at approximately One Hundred Miliion Dollars ($100,000,000) with an estimated date of full beneficial occupancy in the third quarter of 2016. Massport intends to implement a two-step selection process including a Qualification phase to create a shortlist of competent CM firms. Short!isted firms shall be invited to respond to the written RFP which wilt require both a technical proposal and a price proposal. A Selection Committee will review Proposals to rank the shortlisted firms and make the final selection. Massport intends to shortlist qualified firms in October 2014 and make a final selection by the end of January 2015. Interviews may be held at the Authority's discretion. The Designer will participate in the selection of the Construction Manager. A Supplemental Information Package which will provide more details on the scope of the Project as well as the selection process shall be available as of Wednesday, October 2, 2014 by contacting Susan Brace at 617-568-5961 or by email at sbrece@maseport.com. In addition, a Project Briefing shall be held in the Bid Room located in the Capital Programs Department, Logan Office Center, One Harborside Drive, Logan International Airport, East Boston, MA on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 10:00 AM. The briefing is mandatory. Qualification Statements from interested firms will be evaluated in accordance with the following Evaluation Criteria in order to shorfiist qualified CM firms: (1) proposed CMR team, with special emphasis on the experience of the Project Manager; (2) project approach; (3) experience with similar terminal expansion projects and recent relevant project experience; (4) CM-at-Risk and. MGL 149A Project Management experience, including Public Projects; (5) Project Management and Lean Construction Experience; (6) Building Information Model (BIM) experience; {7) safety record; (8) capacity and financial stability; (9) litigation and termination history; and (10) M/WBE compliance history and approach. These Evaluation Criteria will be more fully explained in the Supplemental Information Package. The CM shall be DCAMM-certified and provide an Update Statement as well as an affidavit that the Statement of Qualifications being submitted in response to the RFQ is signed under the pains and penalties of perjury. The CM shall also provide a letter from a surety company confirming the CM firm's ability to provide performance and payment bends in the full amount of the construction estimate. Please note that having the document nbtatized does not fulfill the requirement for signing under the pains and penalties of perjury. Any information provided to the Authority in any Proposal or other written or oral communication between the Proposer and the Authority will not be, or deemed to have been, proprietary or confidential, although the Authority will use reasonable efforts not to disclose such information to persons who are not employees or consultants retained bythe Authority except as may be required by M.G.L c66. Each Qualification Statement shall be limited to 15 sheets (30 pages) of written material, which shall be printed on beth sides of the sheet (8 F2 x 11 ). The.30 pages exclude cover letter, response cover, dividers, resumes and DCAMM documents. The firm's financial information shall be submitted in a separate envelope. Ten (10) copies of the bound document and one envelope clearly marked "Financial Information" shall be addressed to Houssem Sleiman, P.E., CCM, Director of Capital Programs and Environmental Affairs and received in the Capital Programs Department no later than 12:00 NOON on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at the Massachusetts Port Authority, Capital Programs Department, Logan Office Center, One Harborside Drive, Suite 209S, Logan International Airport, East Boston, MA 02128-2909. Any submission that is not received in the Capital Programs Deparlnent in a timely manner shall be rejected by Massport as non-responsive. All questions relative to your submission shall be directed to CPBidOuestions@msesport.com. It is strictly prohibited for any proponent to contact anyone else from Msesport about this project from the time of this solicitation until award of the project to the successful proponenL The procurement process for this project will proceed according to the following schedule: Solicitation: Release Date October 1, 2014 Supplemental Information Package Available October 2, 2014 Project Briefing October 7, 2014 at 10 AM Deadline for submission of written questions October 17, 2014 at 4 PM Official answers published by MPA October 23, 2014 RFQ Submiesion Deadline November 6,2014,12PM Noon MASSACHUSETTS PORT AUTHORITY THOMAS P. GLYNN CEO AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR Run date: 9/26/t 4