City Requests Bids for Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade

The City of Salida will accept separate sealed bids at City Hall through 10:00 AM on July 15, 2011 for the upgrade of the regional wastewater treatment facility. At that time, such sealed bids will be opened and read aloud. City Hall is located at 448 E 1st Street, Suite 112.

This project consists of construction to expand the 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.

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

     City of Salida, 448 E. 1st Street, Suite 112, Salida, Colorado
     Schmueser Gordon Meyer, 118 W. 6th Street, Suite 200, Glenwood Springs, CO
     WCCA, 2470 F Road, Suite 14, Grand Junction, CO

Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained from the Issuing Office, Schmueser Gordon Meyer, located at 118 West 6th Street, Suite 200, Glenwood Springs, Colorado, 81601, upon payment of $325.00 for each set. 

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held at 10:00am, June 28, 2011, at Salida City Council Chambers, 448 East 1st Street, Salida, CO.  While all contractors and suppliers are welcome, this meeting is only mandatory for general contractors. 

A site visit will follow the pre-bid meeting.