Sealed Bids Accepted for Construction of the 2016 Crestone Sewer Main Replacement Project

City of Salida

340 W. Hwy 291, Salida, Colorado 81201

Office Phone: (719) 539-6257

Sealed BIDS for construction of the 2016 Crestone Sewer Main Replacement Project will be received at the City Public Works Building 340 W. Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201 until 9:30 AM, February 18, 2016. At which time they will be opened and publicly read.

The project consists of 1850 linear feet of sewer main replacement, six manhole cores and three manhole replacements in an existing asphalt street and replacement of sewer service lines from the main to the property lines. Asphalt replacement and patching as specified.

A Bid Bond in the amount of 5% of bid price is required, and Performance and Payment Bonds in the amount of 100% of bid, will be required.  The project is tax exempt, the contractor will be provided with the tax exempt number for materials purchases.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on February 10, 2016 at 9:00am at the City Public Works Building 340 W. Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201. Contractors must have the capability to communicate via email and submit project documentation via cloud tools such as Dropbox.

The construction work of this project shall be started no later than April 1, 2016 completed no later than June 30, 2016.

Copies of the Contract Documents may be examined at City of Salida Public Works Building 340 W. Highway 291, Salida, CO 81201, or Crabtree Group, Inc. 325 D Street, Salida, CO (719.539-1675).

Copies of the Plans and Specifications will be available after February 2, 2016.  Electronic copies are available at no charge. Paper copies of the Contract Bid Documents may be obtained from Crabtree Group, Inc. 325 D Street, Salida, CO (719-539-1675) upon a fee of $100.00 checks made out to the Crabtree Group, Inc. in advance and a FedEx shipping account number for requests for shipped drawings.  Electronic copies may be obtained free of charge from Crabtree Group, Inc. by email request to both jdeluca@crabtreegroup.net & tvandaveer@crabtreegroup.net. Subject line of email must be 2016 Crestone Sewer Project.

    Jan 20,  2016                 

/s/     Bob Salmi        Public Works Director

Date Advertised Jan 20, 21, 27, 28, 2016