CARVER COUNTY SOLICITS BIDS
FOR
BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION
 

Sealed bids will be received until 2:00 P.M., Thursday, August 8, 2013, by the County Engineer, Carver County Public Works, 11360 Highway 212 West, Suite 1, Cologne, Minnesota 55322-8016, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud for the furnishing of all labor and materials and all else necessary for:

S.A.P 010-643-012 - CSAH 43 BRIDGE AND APPROACHES OVER CARVER CREEK

The Major Items Inlude (approximate quantities listed):

     SELECT GRANULAR BORROW MOD 10% (CV)                       CU YD    5,664
     16X10 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULVERT                          LN FT     208
     16X10 PRECAST CONC BOX CULVERT END SECTION           EA          4
     AGGREGATE BEDDING (CV)                                                    CU YD    449
     RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS III                                                     CU YD    264
     COMMON EXCAVATION                                                          CU YD    1,300
     SELECT GRANULAR BORROW (CV)                                        CU YD    1,893
     COMMON BORROW (LV)                                                          CU YD    3,250
     TYPE 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (2,C)                                 TON        351
     TYPE 12.5 NON WEARING COURSE MIX (2,B)                        TON        234
     REMOVE EXISTING BRIDGE                                                     LS           1

BIDDERS PLEASE NOTE

For S.A.P. 010-643-012 all Plan, Proposal and Addendum related documents that have traditionally been provided in paper form (hard copy), are provided for and made available through electronic download over the internet at 
https://egram.co.carver.mn.us (Look under Projects in Bidding). *** 

The Plan, Proposal and Addendums may be examined at the Carver County Public Works Division at 11360 Highway 212, Suite 1, Cologne, MN 55322-8016.  Any copies of project documents will be available only through the internet website address provided above. ***

The bidder is responsible for all present and future downloads of any and all project documents, including, but not limited to, addendums and their respective attachments. This in no way reduces your responsibility to strictly adhere to these specifications.

Bids will only be accepted by submitting bids in paper form (hard copy) to Carver County Public Works Division at 11360 Highway 212, Suite 1, Cologne, MN 55322-8016. (No electronic bids will be accepted.) ***

*** ONLY REGISTERED PLANHOLDERS WILL BE ALLOWED TO BID ON PROJECTS. There is no cost to register or download these project related Plan and Proposal documents. To become a registered planholder you must create an account on the internet at:                                                        https://connex.mn.uccs.com 

Each bid shall be accompanied by a bidder's bond naming Carver County as oblige, certified check payable to the Carver County Treasurer or a cash deposit equal to at least five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid, which shall be forfeited to the County in the event that the bidder fails to enter into a contract.

The county reserves the right to retain the deposits of the three lowest bidders for a period not to exceed sixty (60) days after the date and time set of the opening of bids. No bids may be withdrawn for a period of sixty (60) days after the date and time set of the opening of bids.

The Carver County Board of Commissioners reserve the right to reject any and all bids, to waive irregularities and informalities therein and further reserves the right to award the contract in the best interests fo the County. 

NOTICE TO BIDDERS:
IN SUBMITTING A BID YOU MUST RETURN THIS PROPOSAL (ONE ORIGINAL SCHEDULE OF PRICES AND PROPOSAL FORM COMPLETED AND ATTACHED).
 

INITIAL CHANGES MADE IN SCHEDULE OF PRICES.

ACKNOWLEDGE ADDENDUMS ON PROPOSAL FORM.
 

 (This project will be published on the Carver County Public Works Website:

http://www.co.carver.mn.us/departments/PW?/ad_for_bids.asp

RT Vision website:

https://egram.co.carver.mn.us

State Aid EAdvert Website:

https://eadvert.dot.state.mn.us/

Starting on Monday, July 15, 2013 and ending on Monday, July 29, 2013)