|The Illinois Tollway (THA) is giving notice to amend it's contract with Tecma Associates, Inc., (with full Board Approval). This professional engineering services construction management contract is overseeing construction of a full interchange at Barrington Road on the Jane Addams Memorial Tollway (I-90). This supplement provides for additional staffing hours necessary to allow the construction manager to oversee the final documentation, closeout of the final contract quantities, and all other closeout activities. |
This contract for construction management services was advertised on PSB 14-1 on 6/11/14, IPB# 22033892. The contract with Tecma Associates, Inc. was awarded by the Tollway Board on 2/26/15 via board resolution 20602 in the amount of $2,997,085.68. On 8/25/16, the Tollway Board approved an amendment via resolution 21114, IPB# 22039277 in the amount of $906,873.39 increasing the contract value to $3,903,959.07. On 9/28/17, the Tollway Board approved an amendment via resolution 21368, IPB# 22041389 in the amount of $199,373.12 increasing the contract value to $4,103,332.19
The amendment in the amount of $500,000.00 increases the value of the contract to $4,603,332.19 and is necessary due to the construction manager working for an extended duration in 2018 and into 2019 to allow the completion of the contract work. The extended duration is a result of the Tollway resequencing the construction work to prioritize the opening of the new Barrington Road ramps. The remaining construction work in 2019 (approximately 18 months beyond the negotiated/estimated end of the CM service) includes the removal of embankment, landscaping and punchlist items. This amendment provides for additional staffing hours necessary to allow the construction manager to oversee the final documentation, determine the final contract quantities and all other closeout activities.