June 25 2018


Sealed proposals, subject to the conditions contained herein, will be received by the CONTRACTING OFFICER until 1pm local time on July 17, 2018, and then publicly opened and read, for furnishing the following:


Request for Proposal (RFP) specifications may be obtained from the Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Management Authority, 1600 Genesee Street, Utica, NY 13502 or by CLICKING HERE.

Bids must be submitted upon the proposal form(s) furnished and must not be detached from the specification book. Proposals must contain an original signature of an authorized representative of the responding firm.

Packages containing proposals must be sealed, marked ENVIRONMENTAL LABORATORY SERVICES, and addressed to James V. Biamonte, Contracting Officer Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Management Authority, 1600 Genesee Street, Utica, NY13502.

The Authority reserves the right to revise or amend the specifications prior to the date set for the opening of the bids. Such revisions and amendments, if any, will be announced by Addenda to this advertisement. The Authority reserves the right to reject all proposals received.

The Oneida-Herkimer Solid Waste Authority does not discriminate because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or marital status. All qualified respondents will be afforded equal opportunities without discrimination. Furthermore, the Authority invites certified minority and women-owned business enterprises (M/WBE) participation in this RFP. Firms that are not M/WBEs responding to this RFP are strongly encouraged to consider partnering, or creating other similar joint venture arrangements with M/WBEs, and to give M/WBEs the opportunity to participate in responding to this RFP. The directory of NYS M/WBEs can be viewed at

Any inquiries regarding details on specifications must be in writing to James Biamonte, Contracting Officer, 1600 Genesee Street, Utica, New York13502.

Date:  June 25, 2018        


                                                                                          James V. Biamonte

                                                                                          Contracting Officer