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File #: 22-5310    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Contract - Amendment Status: Passed
File created: 8/25/2022 In control: Commissioners Court
On agenda: 9/13/2022 Final action: 9/13/2022
Title: Request for approval of change in contract No. 1 with Main Lane Industries LTD, for Harris County Precinct 2 and Harris County Flood Control District Channel P118-21-00 Drainage Improvements Phase II, adding 36 calendar days and resulting in an addition of $900,250 to the contract amount. (Halls Bayou Watershed, Bond ID C-25, Project ID P118-21-00-E001, Job No. 21/0382, Precinct 2, MWDBE Participation Goal: N/A - project was awarded prior to launch of County's M/WBE Program).
Department: Flood Control District
Department Head/Elected Official: Tina Petersen, Ph.D., P.E., Executive Director

Regular or Supplemental RCA: Regular RCA

Type of Request: Contract - Amendment

Project ID (if applicable): P118-21-00-E001
Vendor/Entity Legal Name (if applicable): Main Lane Industries LTD

MWDBE Contracted Goal (if applicable): N/A
MWDBE Current Participation (if applicable): N/A
Justification for 0% MWDBE Participation Goal: N/A - project was awarded prior to launch of County's M/WBE Program

Request Summary (Agenda Caption):
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Request for approval of change in contract No. 1 with Main Lane Industries LTD, for Harris County Precinct 2 and Harris County Flood Control District Channel P118-21-00 Drainage Improvements Phase II, adding 36 calendar days and resulting in an addition of $900,250 to the contract amount. (Halls Bayou Watershed, Bond ID C-25, Project ID P118-21-00-E001, Job No. 21/0382, Precinct 2, MWDBE Participation Goal: N/A - project was awarded prior to launch of County's M/WBE Program).
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Background and Discussion:
This contract change is for additional excavation of 36,010 CY of material and additional time of 36 days for excavation and removal of soils that were discovered at the pre-construction walk through, an unforeseen condition. This soil is located in the same area that needs to be excavated for the proposed channel. This Contract Change will increase the current contract amount by $900,250 and contract time 36 days.

Expected Impact:
This RCA is required to complete the District construction contract under original or needed revised scope.

Alternative Options:
This is an active construction contract, so there are not many alternatives to approving a change order other than cancelling the contract which is not recommended as doing so would substantially delay the remaining work in the construction contract.

Alignment with Goal(s):
_ Justice and Safety
_ Economic Opportunity
_ Housing
_ Public Health
_ Tr...

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