ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
WASTEWATER COLLECTION SYSTEM
REHABILITATION IMPROVEMENT PROJECT
Sealed bids for the project entitled Wastewater Collection System Rehabilitation Improvement Project will be received by the Town of Stanley until 2 p.m. local time February 28, 2019 in the Tug Deason Gymnasium located at 301 Blacksnake Road, Stanley, NC 28164. At said place and time, all Bids that have been duly received, will be publicly opened and read aloud.
A pre-bid conference will be held in the Tug Deason Gymnasium located at 301 Blacksnake Road, Stanley, North Carolina 28164 on February 14, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. Interested parties are invited to attend this meeting to review the plans, ask for additional information or clarification and to visit the project site.
THE PROJECT GENERALLY CONSISTS OF approximately 5,800 linear feet of eight-inch and ten-inch diameter gravity sewer main, 200 linear feet of ten-inch diameter aerial gravity sewer, 45 four-foot diameter manholes, up to 89 service connections, and all related appurtenances.
The Bidding Documents for the project may be examined at the following locations during normal business hours:
Town of Stanley, North Carolina 416 Highway 27 South, Stanley, NC 28164
McGill Associates, PA 1240 19th Street Lane NW, Hickory, North Carolina 28601
Prospective bidders must register and obtain an official set of the Bidding Documents. Digital copies of Bidding Documents are available for purchase for a fee of $50.00 per set through Quest by visiting www.mcgillbidline.com. These documents may be downloaded by selecting the project and finding the appropriate Quest Project Number. Bids received from bidders who are not registered planholders with the Engineer will not be accepted or opened. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at (952) 233-1632 or email@example.com.
Bidders are encouraged to only secure project bid documents as noted above. Neither the Owner nor the Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including any Addenda, obtained from any source other than the Engineer and their representative plan provider, QuestCDN. Each Bidder shall be responsible for the review of all addenda for the project and shall acknowledge the addenda on the bid form.
Only bids from qualified bidders will be accepted. Bidders should also note that documentation is required to be submitted with the Bid to demonstrate the Bidder’s qualifications to perform the Work, as described in Article 3 of the Instructions to Bidders. Bidders are encouraged to inquire about the minimum qualifications before purchasing Bidding Documents.
Each bid shall be accompanied with a cash deposit or certified check drawn on a bank or trust company insured by the FDIC or a Bid Bond prepared on the form of Bid Bond contained in the Bidding Documents or a Surety Company’s standard form and properly executed by a corporate surety licensed under the laws of North Carolina to execute such bonds. The amount of the bid
bond shall be equal to five (5) percent of the total of the bid. The bid deposit shall be retained by the Owner if the successful bidder fails to execute the contract or fails to provide the required bonds, as stated above, within ten (10) days after the proper notice of award of the contract.
Bidders must comply with the requirements of the State of North Carolina and be appropriately licensed as a Contractor as provided in General Statutes Chapter 87.
The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, to waive informalities, or to reject non-conforming, non-responsive, or conditional bids. The Owner reserves the right to award a contract to the lowest, responsive, responsible bidder or bidders, taking into consideration quality, performance and time.
This project is being funded by the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG). All federal CDBG requirements will apply to the contract: Bidders on this work will be required to comply with Section 109 and E.O. 11246 which prohibits discrimination in employment regarding race, creed, color, sex, or national origin. Bidders must comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Davis Bacon Act, Anti-Kickback Act, and Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act. The Town of Stanley is committed to and supportive of efforts to effectively maintain and/or increase the use of Small and Minority/Women-Owned Business and Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB) contract participation for Construction Projects, services (including professional and consulting services) and commodities purchases, AND increase contract participation to offer employment, training and contracting opportunities in accordance with Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968 (24 C.F.R Part 135).
This information is available in Spanish or any other language, upon request. Please contact Heath Jenkins, Town Manager, 704-263-4779 at the Town of Stanley, 416 Highway 27 South, Stanley, NC 28164, for accommodations for this request.
Esta información está disponible está disponible en español o en cualquier otro idioma bajo petición. Póngase en contacto con Heath Jenkins, Town Manager, 704-263-4779 at the Town of Stanley, 416 Highway 27 South, Stanley, NC 28164 de alojamiento para esta solicitud.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Heath R. Jenkins, Town Manager