ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Sealed bids for the Admin Building 9 Security Improvements, WLSSD Bid Number 1405, will be received at the office of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD), 2626 Courtland Street, Duluth, MN 55806-1894 until the BID CLOSING at 2:00 p.
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed bids for the Admin Building 9 Security Improvements, WLSSD Bid Number 1405, will be received at the office of the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD), 2626 Courtland Street, Duluth, MN 55806-1894 until the BID CLOSING at 2:00 p.m., local time, on the 10 day of March, 2020, whereupon the bids will be publicly opened and read. No bids will be received after the BID CLOSING time.
Description of Work: Measures to improve security and access control in the main lobby and Executive Conference Room.
Each proposal must be enclosed in a sealed envelope, appropriately marked “Admin Building 9 Security Improvements – WLSSD Bid Number 1405" and must be addressed to Betsy Woller, Buyer, Western Lake Superior Sanitary District, 2626 Courtland Street, Duluth, MN 55806-1894.
Digital contract documents are available at http://bids.wlssd.com for $25.00. Make sure to enter Quest project # 6692421. An optional paper set of project documents is also available for the Owner for a nonrefundable price of $100 per set. Contact WLSSD at 218-722-3336 for printed contract documents.
A MANDATORY PRE-BID CONFERENCE for this project will be held on February 19, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. local time, at the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District, 2626 Courtland Street, Duluth, Minnesota, 55806-1894. Representatives of the Owner and Engineer will be present to discuss the project. A site tour will be conducted as part of the mandatory pre-Bid conference. During the mandatory pre-Bid conference, prospective bidders will have the opportunity to ask questions relating to bidding or constructing the work under this contract. If deemed appropriate by the Engineer, questions that cannot be addressed by direct reference to the bidding documents will be the subject of an addendum issued to all plan holders. A BIDDERS FAILURE TO ATTEND THE PRE-BID CONFERENCE MEETING SHALL CAUSE ANY BID SUBMITTED BY THAT BIDDER TO BE DEEMED NON-RESPONSIVE AND WILL CAUSE SUCH BID TO BE RETURNED UNOPENED.
All bids must be accompanied by a certified check, cashier's check or bidder's bond payable to the Western Lake Superior Sanitary District, as provided in the bidding documents. Said check and the amount thereof or the amount of bidder's bond will be forfeited as liquidated damages if the bidder furnishing the same neglects or refuses to promptly carry out said bid or enter into contract or bond if the same be required by WLSSD.
The owner reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive any irregularities, and to accept the bid deemed in the best interests of WLSSD. No bidder may withdraw his bid after the time established for receiving bids or before the award and execution of the contract, unless the award is delayed for a period exceeding sixty-one (61) calendar days.
All questions about the meaning or intent of the Bidding Documents are to be submitted to LHB. Direct comments to:
Attn: Kiiri Schoenberg
21 West Superior Street
Duluth, MN 55802
Phone: (218) 279-2410
Dated this 11th day of February 2020
By: Betsy Woller, Buyer
Western Lake Superior Sanitary District
D.N.T. Feb. 11, 2020