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Invitation for Bids for Indiana County Municipal Services Authority

The Indiana County Municipal Services Authority will receive sealed bids for the Water Renovation 19 Project until 10:00 a.m., on December 7, 2017 at the Indiana County Municipal Services Authority located at 602 Kolter Drive, Indiana, Pennsylvania 15701, at which time all bids will be publicly opened and read. The project will consist of the following contracts:

WATER RENOVATION 19
Contract 2/2017 – Crooked Creek Rehabilitation $250.00
Contract 3/2017 – Waterline Construction $150.00
Contract 4/2017 – Pressure Reducing Valves and Vault Rehabilitation $150.00
Contract 5/2017 – Water Storage Tank Construction $150.00
Contract 6/2017 – Water Tank Painting and Mixer Addition Installation $100.00
Contract 7/2017 – Water Tank Painting and Mixer Addition Installation $100.00
Contract 8/2017 – New Pump Stations, Pump Station Rehabilitation $200.00

Contract Documents, including Drawings and Detailed Specifications, are on file at the following locations:
Gibson-Thomas Engineering: 1004 Ligonier St., Latrobe, PA 15650; Phone: (724) 539-8562
Indiana County Municipal Services Authority: 602 Kolter Dr.; Indiana, PA 15601; Phone: (724) 349-6640

Copies of the CONTRACT DOCUMENTS must be obtained at the office of Gibson-Thomas Engineering, located at the above address, upon a non-refundable payment for each set of contract documents as noted above.

A certified check, payable to the Indiana County Municipal Services Authority, or a satisfactory Bid Bond executed by the Bidder and an acceptable surety in an amount equal to 10 percent (10%) of the total of the Bid shall be submitted with each bid to guarantee the Bidder’s entrance into a contract if given the award. No bid bond shall be waived or returned because the Bidder has failed to or cannot comply with any requirements set forth in the plans, specifications, or any applicable statutes of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, or any applicable municipal ordinances. No bid may be withdrawn for one hundred twenty (120) calendar days after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids.

It should also be noted that all contracts awarded under this Invitation for Bids is being federally funded by EPA financial assistance dollars and therefore requires all contractors to demonstrate compliance with federal Executive Orders 11625, 12138 and 12432 and EPA Regulations at 40 CFR Part 33, through the detailed documentation of solicitation of Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE’s). Contractors must demonstrate the Six Good Faith Efforts to identify and solicit DBE firms that are potential sources for any procurement action in the areas of project construction, equipment, services and supplies by including state qualified small businesses, and minority and women owned business enterprises in the bidding process.

All contractors must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

Prevailing wages established under the Davis-Bacon Act will apply to these contracts.

The Indiana County Municipal Services Authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informalities in the bidding. Award criteria and basis for rejection will be in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders included in the Project Manual/Bid Package.

Attention is called to the fact that the Contractor must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

11/15/2017 More Information
Invitation for Bids for Highridge Water Authority

Notice is hereby given that Sealed Bids will be received by the Highridge Water Authority at its office at 17 Maple Avenue, Blairsville, PA 15717, until 10:00 a.m., prevailing time, on December 12, 2017 at which time they will be opened and publicly read for the following project:

Temporary Water Tank Storage Tank Erection and Painting Contract 1/2017

Sugar Run Water Storage Tank Painting Contract 2/2017

Contract Documents, including Drawings and Detailed Specifications, are on file at the following locations:

Gibson-Thomas Engineering: P.O. Box 853, 1004 Ligonier St., Latrobe, PA 15650
Phone: (724) 539-8562 Fax: (724-539-3697)
Highridge Water Authority: 17 Maple Avenue, Blairsville, PA 15717
Phone: (724) 459-8033 Fax: (724) 459-5629

Copies of the CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may be obtained at the office of Gibson-Thomas Engineering, located at the above address, upon a non-refundable fee of $100.00 for Contract 1/2017 and $150 for Contract 2/2017 made payable to Gibson-Thomas Engineering Company.

Each proposal shall be accompanied with a certified check or Bidder's Bond in the amount of ten percent (10%) of the proposal, in favor of the Highridge Water Authority. No faxed Bids will be accepted. No Bid Bond shall be waived or returned because the Bidder has failed to or cannot comply with any requirements as set forth in the plans, specifications, or any applicable statutes of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, or any applicable municipal ordinances.

The Pennsylvania Prevailing Wage Requirement will apply to this project.

No Bid Proposal shall be withdrawn for sixty (60) calendar days after the scheduled closing time for receipt of Bids.

All contractors must adhere to Act 127 of 2012 (Public Works Employment Verification Act).

The Authority reserves the right to reject any and all Bid Proposals and to waive any informality in the Bid Proposals and bidding procedure.

11/16/2017 More Information

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