The Corps of Engineers’ Walla Walla District seeks proposals to construct a passive integrated transponder tag detection system for juvenile fish, relocate a bypass flume, and modify dewatering structures, all at 810-MW Little Goose Dam. Proposals are due Sept. 4.
The Corps previously solicited firms capable of doing the work. (HNN 5/14/08)
The Corps estimates the cost of the work will range from $1 million to $5 million. Construction at the dam, on the lower Snake River in Dayton, Wash., would begin Nov. 15 and be completed by April 15, 2009.
PIT tag technology can be used with a radio frequency identification antenna to monitor fish movement.
The solicitation may be obtained from the Federal Business Opportunities Internet site, www.fbo.gov, by entering the number W912EF08B0009 in the �Quick Search� box.
Proposals are due Sept. 4. For information, contact Phyllis Buerstatte, Contract Specialist, 20 N. Third Ave., Walla Walla, WA 99362-1876; (1) 509-527-7211; E-mail: email@example.com.