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Delivery Method

O & M
# of Projects: 1
100% of the Results

Background informationProject Created: April 28, 2010

Project Name: Chelsea, MA (USA) Public Vehicles O&M
Year in Operation: 1992
Sector: Buildings
Subsector: Other Government Building
Status: In Operation
Type: Repositioning of Existing Facility
Description: Series on year to year contracts for fleet maintenance that have been in effect since 1992. Fleet management, preventive maintenance, and repair of City owned vehicles and equipment. The contract requires all labor, parts and equipment required to maintain and repair 49 automobiles, 33 light trucks, 8 medium trucks, 5 pieces of specia equipment, 15 trailers, 1 front end loader, 3 Mad Vacs, and 37 small hand operated power devices.
Delivery Method as described in the country where it's located: Operations & Maintenance
Is the project still active: Yes
Comments: Invitation for Bid -- evaluation solely based on price. Bid security, as well as performance and payment bonds in the contract amount are required. The key advantage to the City is that there is "no deferred preventive maintenance and repairs" on the covered vehicles.

Project Locations

Address: 490 Broadway
City: Chelsea
State: Massachusetts
Country: United States of America

Souces of Project Support (Non-monetary)

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Souces of Project Support (Monetary)

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Direct Cash Support: Appropriations by City. Chelsea has been contracting for these services since 1992. Single year contract may be extended up to two additional years before rebidding. Three different vendors have been the successful bidder since 1992.

Project Delivery & Finance Method

Project Delivery:
Operations and Maintenance (All Public Finance). Public Sponsor contracts for long term operations and maintenance of an existing facility, including non-capital repairs.

Procurement Approach

Project Component
Based Selection
Request for
Request for
for Bids

Term for Key Components & Forms of Contract

Project Component
Operations and Maintenance (If Privately Contracted)
IFB format regularly used by the City of Chelsea for focused services. The Spec requires the Contractor to buy and maintain all active automotive parts in inventory with the exception of tires. The IFB includes a complete specification of the services, a schedule for the specific maintenance and repairs, and a mandatory bid form. The Specification includes the required contract provisions, that are in compliance with applicable procurement laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. 

Project Value (If and As Known)

Date of Estimated Project Value: June 1, 1992
Project Value
Hard Cost
Hard & Soft Costs
Operations & Maintenance
< $200 Million US
< $200 Million US


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