Advertisement for bids – 2.7 MGD Wastewater Treatment Facility

Separate sealed bids will be received by the City of Salida for the construction of a 2.7 MGD Wastewater Treatment Facility. Please note that the City issued an addendum to this request for bids on November 12th to extend the deadline until 2:00 PM on Tuesday, December 9th at which time the sealed bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

The project consists of construction to expand the City’s existing wastewater treatment facility to a new treatment capacity of 2.7 MGD.  Construction includes demolition and abandonment of existing facilities, construction of new primary clarifiers, new IFAS aeration basins, new secondary clarifiers, new secondary digester cover and heat exchanger modifications, UV disinfection, new effluent pump station, and associated yard piping and buildings.

Bids will be received by: 

City of Salida

at the office of

City Hall, 448 East 1st Street, Suite 112, Salida CO 81201

The Contract Documents may be examined at the following location(s):

City of Salida, 448 E. 1st Street, Suite 112, Salida, CO

Schmueser Gordon Meyer, 118 W. 6th Street, Suite 200, Glenwood Springs, CO

Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained at the Issuing Office, Schmueser Gordon Meyer, located at 118 West 6th Street, Suite 200, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, 81601, upon a non-refundable deposit of $325.00.  Plan holders may also get a CD for an additional $50.00.

A bid bond in the amount of 5% of the Total Base Bid is required.  Performance and Payment Bonds in the amount of 100% of the Total Contract Price will be required.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at 10:00am, November 5, 2010, at City Hall in Salida.  While all contractors, subcontractors and suppliers are welcome, this meeting is only mandatory for general contractors.  A site visit will follow the pre-bid meeting.