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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS 00030 Notice is hereby given that the County of Grand Forks, North Dakota will receive sealed Bids for furnishing all labor, materials, equipment, and incidental items necessary for the construction of the GF South Central Business District Parking Garage Renovations Project.

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
00030
Notice is hereby given that the County of Grand Forks, North Dakota will receive sealed Bids for furnishing all labor, materials, equipment, and incidental items necessary for the construction of the GF South Central Business District Parking Garage Renovations Project. Bids will be received at the office of Thomas Ford at the Grand Forks County, 151 So. 4th St., in the City of Grand Forks, North Dakota and will be publicly opened and read aloud at the Grand Forks County Commission Chambers located on the 6th Floor of the County Office Building, at 151 So. 4th St., Grand Forks, North Dakota at 4:00 pm, local time on Thursday, June 27, 2019.
Bids can be mailed to:
Grand Forks County
c/o Thomas Ford
P.O. Box 5726
Grand Forks, ND 58206-5726
The Work is comprised of One (1) contract: Contract No.1 - General Construction. The Work for this Contract is generally described as follows:
Contract No.1 - General Construction:
Work generally includes: Maintenance improvements to the three story, South Central Business District parking garage located at the intersection of Bruce Ave. and So. 3rd St. in Grand Forks, North Dakota consisting of the removal of all existing joint sealants, both vertical and horizontal, cleaning of joints in preparation for application of new sealant, application of new sealants in all joints as described in the plans and specifications, repair of welded joint connections as indicated on the plans, refurbishing and painting of metal stairs, and painting the interior walls and ceilings of the parking structure.
All Bids are to be submitted on the basis of cash payment for the Work, on a Bid Form furnished by the Engineer in a securely sealed Bidding envelope prepared as outlined in the Instruction to Bidders contained within the Project Manual. Each Bid shall be accompanied by a separate envelope containing a Bidder's Bond, payable to Grand Forks County, in a sum equal to five percent (5%) of the full amount of the Bid, executed by the Bidder as principal and by a surety company authorized to do business in the State of North Dakota, conditioned that if the principal's Bid be accepted and the contract awarded within ten (10) days after Notice of Award, will execute and effect a Contract in accordance with the terms of his Bid and a Contractor's Bond as required by the laws of the State of North Dakota and the regulations and determinations of Grand Forks County, North Dakota.
Each bid shall contain a copy of the license or certificate of renewal thereof issued by the Secretary of State enclosed in the required bid bond envelope. All Bidders must be licensed for the highest amount of their Bid, as provided by Section 43-07-05 of the North Dakota Century Code. Cost of preparation of Bids shall be borne by the Bidder.
Contracts shall be awarded on the basis of the low Bid submitted by a responsible and responsive Bidder deemed most favorable to the County's interest. No Bid will be read or considered which does not fully comply with the Bid preparation requirements. Any deficient Bid submitted will be returned to the Bidder unopened. Grand Forks County reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, to waive any informality in any Bid, and to hold all Bids for a period not to exceed sixty (60) days from the date of opening Bids.
The Work on the improvements shall be Substantially Completed by September 30, 2019 and completed and ready for Final Payment no later than October 31, 2019.
Complete digital project Bidding documents, pursuant to which all labor, materials, or services must be furnished, are available at www.AE2S.com or www.questcdn.com. You may download the digital plan documents for Fifty Dollars and No Cents ($50.00) by inputting Quest project #6384204 on the website's Project Search page. Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or info@questcdn.com for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information. Copies of the Bidding Documents may be examined at the office of Advanced Engineering and Environmental Services, Inc. (AE2S), 4050 Garden View Dr. Ste 200, Grand Forks, ND 58201 (701-746-8087). The Bidding Documents are available in digital PDF form on CD by request from AE2S, 1815 Schafer St. Suite 301, Bismarck, ND for a NON-REFUNDABLE charge of Sixty Dollars and No Cents ($60.00) for each set of Plans and Specifications requested. The Bidding Documents are available in the form of printed plans and specifications by request from AE2S, 1815 Schafer St. Suite 301, Bismarck, ND for a NON-REFUNDABLE charge of One Hundred Dollars and No Cents ($100.00) for each set of Plans and Specifications requested. Bidding Documents may also be examined at the following locations: Builders Exchanges in Bismarck, ND; Mandan, ND; Minot, ND; Fargo, ND; and Grand Forks, ND. All Work shall be done according to the Bidding Documents.
Dated this 6th day of June, 2019.
By: /s/ Thomas Ford, Director
of Administration
(June 6, 13, 20, 2019)