ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS PLAWCS-LIFT STATION 2 REHABILITATION PLAWCS ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MN The PLAWCS will receive and accept bids ONLY through via the online electronic bid service (QuestvBid) for the construction of PLAWCS-Lift Station 2 Rehabilitation until 2:00 PM on April 21, 2022. All bids will be downloaded and publicly read aloud during a virtual public bid opening that will be held at the day and time of the bid closing. All planholders will receive information via Quest on how to join the virtual meeting prior to the bid opening. The work for which bids are asked includes the following: Removal and replacement of the submersible pumps, control panel, conduit and wiring, control panel slab, pump base elbow, pump guide rails, specified pump appurtenances, excavation of the top wetwell manhole section to allow resetting of section and sealing of structure joint, replacement of valves in valve vault, provide imported granular material around structure, compaction, insulation. The anticipated substantial completion date is October 15, 2022 and final completion date is October 29, 2022, subject to parts and equipment availability. Planholders list will be updated interactively on our web address at under Bidding. Copies of the BIDDING DOCUMENTS are available at QuestCDN Vbid system requires Bidders to purchase BIDDING DOCUMENTS from QuestCDN. You may download the digital plan documents for $40.00 by inputting Quest eBidDoc #8167442 on the website’s Project Search page. Please contact at 952-233-1632 or for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with the digital project information. No proposal will be accepted unless accompanied by a certified check or bid bond equal to at least 5% of the amount bid, payable to the OWNER as a guarantee that, if the bid is accepted, the bidder will execute and file the proper contract and bond within 15 days after the award of the contract. BIDDER is required to deliver the original certified check or bid bond within the 72 hours of bid opening to MSA Professional Services, Inc., Attn: Jon Loye, 332 W. Superior Street, Suite 600, Duluth, MN 55802. The certified check or bid bond will be returned to the bidder as soon as the contract is signed, and if after 15 days the bidder shall fail to do so, the certified check or bid bond shall be forfeited to the OWNER as liquidated damages. No bid may be withdrawn within 60 days after the actual date of the opening thereof. OWNER reserves the right to waive any informalities or to reject any or all bids. Published by the authority of the PLAWCS. CONSULTING ENGINEER: MSA Professional Services, Inc. 332 West Superior Street, Suite 600 Duluth, MN 55802 Jon Loye 218.499.3176 (April 6 & 13, 2022) 50207