Watershed Operations RFP/RFQ/ITB

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Please see below for a list of upcoming Invitations to Bid (ITB), Requests for Proposal (RFP), and Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for MSD's Watershed Operations division.

Please note the City's Purchasing Division manages all procurement for MSD, including supplies and services, professional services and construction contracts.

Please visit our Contracting Information webpage for contact information, how to register to do business with the City of Cincinnati, and a link to current procurement opportunities.

Approx Release Date
Addl Info
October 2018
Manhole Inspection
Inspection of individual manholes to determine suitability for flow monitoring
November 2018
Flow Monitoring Services
Provide inspection, installation, and maintenance of MSD flow monitors and other flow monitoring support services.
November 2018
Rain Gauge Services
Provide quarterly cleaning, annual calibration, and periodic troubleshooting of MSD rain gauges.
December 2018
Sewer Connection and I/I Investigations
Investigate the connectivity of sanitary, combined and storm sewers. Investigate downspouts, catchbasins, roof drains, area drains etc. Determine topography and drainage boundaries. Perform smoke, dye and flow studies. Perform other I/I investigations and quantification. Report.
December 2018
Storm Event Modeling and Analysis of Alternatives
Provide detailed hydraulic modeling of specific storm events. Determine contributions to flooding. Update the model. Prepare planning level alternatives.
February 2019
Flow Monitoring Support Services
Administrative assistance with processing of flow monitoring data and development of GIS and mapping support tools. Processing or records and updating of FlowFinity files with historic information.
March 2019
Hydraulic Model Calibration
Submit proposal and costs to calibrate groups of flow monitors to existing conditions.
March 2019
Flow Monitor Battery Replacement
Replacement of batteries in flow monitoring equipment not requiring CSE.
Neural Network and Automatic Model Implementation
Support for MSD’s Operational Optimization by the development of multilayered non-linear neural networks; support for data analysis and editing tools.

Contact Us

Report a Sewer Backup:
(513) 352-4900 24/7 or online

Customer Call Center:
(513) 352-4900 24/7

Project Customer Service:
(513) 557-3594

Development Services:
(513) 244-1330

Media Inquiries:
(513) 557-7095


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Cincinnati, Ohio 45204

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