SECTION 00020 –
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Water Treatment Facility
RECEIPT AND OPENING OF PROPOSALS: Sealed proposals for the work described below will be received by the Clerk/Treasurer at the Motley City Hall, 316 Highway 10 South, Motley, MN 56466 until February 27, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., at which time the bids will be opened and publicly read.
DESCRIPTION OF WORK: The work includes the following:
A. Construction of concrete water treatment facility including:
1. Masonry building
2. Concrete filters and clearwell
3. High service pumps
4. Electrical and controls
6. New production well
COMPLETION OF WORK: All work under the Contract must be complete within three hundred sixty-five (365) calendar days after receipt of the Notice to Proceed.
MINIMUM CONTRACTOR QUALIFICATIONS: The Bidder shall have experience as a General Contractor in the successful completion of at least three municipal water or wastewater treatment plants within the last five (5) years.
OBTAINING CONTRACT DOCUMENTS AND BIDDING REQUIREMENTS: Plans and specifications and all contract documents may be obtained at the office of Bolton & Menk, Inc., 1960 Premier Drive, Mankato, MN 56001, upon payment of $150.00, (includes sales tax); non-refundable for each full set of specifications and accompanying drawings. Additional shipping charges will apply for delivery to any address not within the lower 48 states. Complete digital project bidding documents are available at www.questcdn.com. You may view the digital plan documents for free by entering Quest project #3054069 on the websites Project Search page. Documents may be downloaded for $20.00. Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952 233 1632 or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information.
A copy of the plans and specifications may be inspected at the following locations:
– Office of Bolton & Menk, Inc., 1960 Premier Drive, Mankato, MN 56001.
– Office of Bolton & Menk Inc, 7656 Design Road Suite 200, Baxter, MN 56425
– Mankato Builders Exchange, 75 Navaho Ave., Suite 1, Mankato, MN 56001.
– City of Motley, 316 Highway 10 S, Motley, MN 56466
PLANHOLDERS LIST, ADDENDA AND BID TABULATION: The planholders list, addenda and bid tabulation will be available on-line at www.bolton-menk.com.
Bids will be received on a lump sum basis.
BID SECURITY: A certified check or a Bid Bond satisfactory to the City of Motley, Minnesota, in the amount of not less than 5 percent of the total Bid price submitted must accompany each Bid.
LABOR RATES – MINIMUM WAGE REQUIREMENTS:
This project is being funded by the Minnesota Public Facilities Authoritys Drinking Water Revolving Loan Fund and the City of Motley, Minnesota. The project is subject to the State of Minnesota and Federal minimum wages.
This project may be funded by the City of Motley, Minnesota. The project will not be subject to the provisions of Little Davis-Bacon Act if the City direct funds.
PERFORMANCE AND PAYMENT BONDS: The successful Bidder will be required to furnish a Performance Bond and Labor and Materials Payment Bond each in the amount of the Contract.
The Bid, Agreement, and Bonds shall be conditioned upon compliance with all provisions of the Bid Documents.
PROJECT ADMINISTRATION: All questions relative to this project prior to the opening of bids shall be directed to the Engineer/Manager for the project. It shall be understood, however, that no specification interpretations will be made by telephone.
Address inquiries to:
Bolton & Menk Inc.
Attn: John Graupman
1960 Premier Drive
Mankato, MN 56001
Tel: 507-625-4171 Ext. 2312
OWNERS RIGHTS RESERVED: The OWNER reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any informality in a bid, and to make awards in the interest of the OWNER.
Date: January 24, 2014 Owner: City of Motley, Minnesota /S/Terri Smith Clerk/Treasurer
PUBLISH: February 2, 9, 2014 (170053)