The Macon Telegraph
Bibb County

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GEORGIA, BIBB COUNTY INVITATION TO BID MACON WATER AUTHORITY MACON, GEORGIA -Sealed Bids for furnishing all materials, labor, tools, equipment and appurtenances necessary for the ROCKY CREEK WWTP FINALS CLARIFIERS 1 AND 2 REHABILITATION (the "Project") will be received by the Owner at 790 Second Street, Second Floor Board Room, Macon, Georgia 31202 until 2:00 PM, local time, on Tuesday, December 11, 2012, and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud. -The Project consists of furnishing all products and performing all labor necessary to rehabilitate #1 and #2 final clarifiers at the Macon Water Authority's Rocky Creek Waste Water Treatment Plant (RCWWTP) by purchasing and installing Clearstream clarifier mechanisms and components as per Macon Water Authority (MWA) specifications, removing old structures and equipment and installing new structures and equipment, along with the cleaning and coating of the concrete collection troughs with biological resistant coating as detailed in the "SUMMARY OF WORK SECTION 1010" of the contract documents where the work and equipments is better described.. The Work must be carried out on one clarifier at a time with a minimum of two (2) weeks lag between work on the first and starting work on the second clarifier. The equipment called, "Final Clarifier #1 and Final Clarifier #2" contain Walker Process 72W328 Sludge Collectors that are of the Pier-Supported Type and operate by 60" One Pinion Ductile Iron Spur Gear Drives. The RCWWTP is located at 4705 Mead Rd., Macon, Georgia 31206. -A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at the Macon Water Authority's 2nd floor Board Room at 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday the 27th of November, 2012. -The work will be awarded in one contract. -The Instructions to Bidders, Bid, Contract Agreement, Drawings (maps), Specifications and forms of Bid Bond, Performance Bond, Payment Bond and other Contract Documents may be examined at the following: Engineering Division Macon Water Authority 790 Second Street Macon, GA 31202-0108 -Copies of Contract Documents may be obtained at the Engineering Department, 790 Second Street, Macon, Georgia 31202, by contacting Randy Smith, Projects Manager, Telephone 478-464-5642 upon payment of $150.00, non-refundable, for each set. Street address must be provided to ensure prompt delivery. No partial sets of bidding documents shall be issued by the Engineer. -Each Bid must be accompanied by a Bid Bond, prepared on the form of Bid Bond attached to the Contract Documents, or a Surety Company's Standard Bid Bond, duly executed by the Bidder as principal and having as surety thereon a surety company licensed to do business in the State of Georgia and listed in the latest issue of U.S. Treasury Circular 570, in the amount of 10 percent (10%) of the bid. -Bidders must comply with the Minority Participation Requirements specified in the Instructions to Bidders. -The Bidder shall affix to the outside of its Bid envelope, its Georgia Utility Contractor License Number, not the license number of a Utility manager nor a subcontractor's Georgia Utility Contractor License Number. -Employment of Local Businesses and Contractors: It is the wish of the Owner that local businesses including minorities and disadvantaged subcontractors, be given the opportunity to bid on the various parts of the work. -The desire on the part of the Owner to encourage participation of minority and locally owned businesses and contractors is not intended to restrict or limit competitive bidding or to increase the cost of the work. The Owner supports a healthy, free market system that seeks to include responsible local businesses and provide ample opportunities for local business growth and development. SEALED BIDS MUST BE SUBMITTED TO: THE MACON WATER AUTHORITY ATTENTION MR. RANDY SMITH 790 SECOND STREET, 2ND FLOOR ENGINEERING MACON, GA 31202 -The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all Bids, to waive informalities and to re-advertise. -THE MACON WATER AUTHORITY Tony Rojas Executive Director #2917568: 11/10, 17, 24 & 12/1