CITY OF HUDSON: ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Water Treatment Plant No. 10
SEH No. HUDSO 102934
Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the City Clerk of the City of Hudson until 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 7, 2009 at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud, for the furnishing of all labor and material for the construction of a potable water treatment plant. Major components of the work include:
> CMU block water treatment plant building with precast prestressed concrete hollow core plank roof structure
> Steel pressure filters
> Diffused bubble aerator
> Vertical turbine pumps
> Chemical feed equipment
> Motor control center and instrumentation
> Mechanical and HVAC
> Watermain and sanitary sewer
> Site work
> Bituminous driveway
Minimum Contractor Qualifications for General, Process/ Mechanical and Electrical Contractors: The Bidder as a company shall have experience as a general contractor in the successful construction of at least one municipal potable water treatment plant or wastewater treatment plant as described below with a minimum treatment capacity of 1.8 million gallons per day (MGD) within 5 years prior to the bid opening date. This treatment plant construction experience must include furnishing and installing all of the following from the ground up: a new building, gravity filtration, chemical feed systems, process piping and valves, pumps, electrical instrumentation and controls. Wastewater treatment plant construction experience does not meet the minimum contractor qualifications specified herein, unless it includes large mechanical process equipment such as clarifiers and thickening equipment. The designated process/mechanical and electrical subcontractors must also meet the above stated requirements for its portion of the work on this project. Submitted bids that do not meet the above minimum contractor qualifications will be a cause for rejection.
Bids shall be on the forms provided for that purpose and according to the Contract Documents prepared by Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. dated January 30, 2009.
The Bidding Documents may be seen at the issuing office of Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. located at 3535 Vadnais Center Drive, St. Paul, MN 55110-5196.
Digital copies of the Bidding Documents are available at http://www.sehinc.com for a fee of $20. These documents may be downloaded by selecting this project from the BIDDING DOCUMENTS link and by entering eBidDocTM Number 802617 on the SEARCH PROJECTS page. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at 952-233-1632 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Paper copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from Docunet Corp. located at 2435 Xenium Lane North, Plymouth, MN 55441 (763-475-9600) for a fee of $220.
Bid security in the amount of 10 percent of the bid must accompany each bid in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.
Bids shall be directed to the City Administrator securely sealed and endorsed upon the outside wrapper, "BID FOR WATER TREATMENT PLANT NO. 10."
Contractors on the project shall be required to comply with the minimum wages in effect for the State of Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Wage Rate Determination.
The City of Hudson reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive irregularities and informalities therein and to award the Contract in the best interests of the City.
Nancy J. Korson, City Clerk
505 Third Street, Hudson, Wisconsin 54016