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CRWD Advertisements for Bids for Kimball Phase II Stormwater Improvements

Advertisement for Bids SECTION 00020 CLEARWATER RIVER WATERSHED DISTRICT

Kimball Phase II Stormwater Improvements

Class of Work: Street and Utility Improvements and Stormwater Basin Excavation

Bids Close At: 1 PM, Nov. 7, 2013

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS

Sealed Bid Proposals will be received by the Engineer Wenck Associates at its office, 1800 Pioneer Creek Center, P.O. Box 249, Maple Plain, MN 55359, until 
1:00 p.m., Thursday, November 7th, at which time such bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. The work, in accordance with Plans and Specifications prepared by Wenck Associates, Inc., consists of all labor, materials, tools, permits, bonds, machinery, equipment, and services including utility and transportation services necessary for:

In general, Work consists of the construction of street and utilities along with the construction of stormwater basins.

• 6,300 CY Common Excavation

• 650 LF 18”-36” RCP Storm Sewer, includes structures, connections, etc.

• 100 LF 18” RCP Storm Sewer Pipe Jacking, includes pipe casing, etc.

• 450 LF 20” HDPE Fused-Wall Storm Sewer, includes structures, etc.

• 1750 SY Bituminous street and concrete curb/walk restoration

• 1 LS Clear & Grub

Together with removals, traffic control, erosion control, restoration, and other related appurtenances.

A Pre-bid meeting is scheduled at the Kimball City Hall for
10 a.m. Friday, October 25th. Attendance not required.

Each bid proposal shall be accompanied by a “Bid Security” in the form of a certified check made payable to the “CLEARWATER RIVER WATERSHED DISTRICT” (OWNER) in the amount not less than five percent (5%) of the total bid, or a surety bond in the same amount, running to the OWNER, with the surety company thereon duly authorized to do business in the State of Minnesota. Such Bid Security to be a guarantee that the bidder will not, without the consent of the OWNER, withdraw his bid for a period of ninety (90) days after the opening of bids, and if awarded a contract, will enter into a contract with CLEARWATER RIVER WATERSHED DISTRICT; and the amount of the certified check will be retained or the bond enforced by the OWNER in case the bidder fails to do so. All bid securities except those of the three lowest bidders will be returned within five days after the opening of bids.

Bid Proposals shall be submitted on forms furnished for that purpose. Bids shall be submitted in sealed envelopes clearly inscribed on the outside: “Bid Proposal for Kimball Phase II Stormwater Improvements, Clearwater River Watershed District.” No bidder shall withdraw his bid, without the consent of the OWNER, for a period of ninety (90) days after the date for the opening thereof.

The OWNER, however, reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any minor irregularities, informalities or discrepancies. A work history detailing qualifications and past experience shall be provided within seven days if requested by OWNER.

READ CAREFULLY THE WAGE SCALES AND DIVISION A OF THE SPECIAL PROVISIONS AS THEY AFFECT THIS PROJECT

The Project Manual is available on QuestCDN (www.questcdn.com). You may download the digital plan documents for $10.00 by inputting Quest Project #2960750 on the website’s project search page. Please contact QuestCDN at (952) 233-1632 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information.

The Project Manual is also on file for inspection at Clearwater River Watershed District Offices, 75 Elm Street East, Annandale, MN 55302, and the office of Wenck Associates, Inc. Project Manual/Plan Set available with non-refundable deposit of $50.00 check per set payable to “Wenck Associates, Inc.” at:

Wenck Associates, Inc.

1800 Pioneer Creek Center

P.O. Box 249

Maple Plain, MN 55359-0249

Telephone: (763) 479-4200

Facsimile: (763) 479-4242

Direct inquiries to Engineer Project Manager Rebecca Kluckhohn at (763) 479-4224 or Project Engineer Kevin Mattson at (763) 479-5125.

Dennis Loewen,

District Administrator

Clearwater River

Watershed District

Published in the Tri-County News Thursdays, Oct. 17 and 24, 2013.