PIERCE COUNTY, WISCONSIN
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Pierce County Highway Department
Range Line Shop (Design-Build)
Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by mail or hand delivered to Chad Johnson, Highway Commissioner, 621 Cairns Street, P.O. Box 780, Ellsworth, WI 54011 no later than 1:45 p.m. Tuesday June 11, 2019, and publicly opened and read aloud at 2:00 p.m. the same day and at the same location, for the furnishing of all design, labor, and material for the construction of the following items:
Range Line Shop (Design-Build):
Approximately 48'-0" x 146'-0" post-framed, 6-bay shop
building located in the Town of El Paso, WI.
Bids will not be accepted after the deadline specified herein. There is no expressed or implied obligation for Pierce County to reimburse responding bidders for any expenses incurred in preparing bids in response to this invitation. All bids submitted in accordance with the terms and conditions of this invitation shall be binding upon the bidder for 90 calendar days after the bid opening.
Deliver bid form in a sealed envelope marked "Pierce County Highway Department - Range Line Shop (Design-Build)".
Bids shall be on the forms provided for that purpose and according to the Bid Documents prepared by SRF Consulting Group, Inc. dated May 7, 2019.
Electronic copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained by request from email@example.com. Paper copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from Pierce County Highway Department located at 621 Cairns Street, Ellsworth, WI 54011 for a fee of $30.
Bid security in the amount of 10 percent of the bid must accompany each bid in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders. The Pierce County reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive irregularities and informalities therein and to award the Contract in the best interests of Pierce County, as determined by the Pierce County Highway Committee.
All bids shall be submitted in accordance with the specifications of this Invitation to Bid. Each bid will be reviewed and analyzed and will be subject to approval by the Pierce County Highway Committee.
Selection may be made of the bidder deemed to be most responsive and responsible and best suited among those submitting bids, on the basis of the factors involved in this Invitation to Bid. Factors to be considered include, but are not limited to, whether the bidder is a responsible bidder and has the capability in all respects to perform fully the scope of work, the cost of the bid, past performance in providing similar services, status and reputation as a provider of required services. Pierce County reserves the right to investigate the references and credentials of the bidders. Contract negotiations will be initiated with the top ranked bid and, if unsuccessful in arriving at a mutually acceptable contract, negotiations will occur with the next highest ranked bidder and so on, until a mutually acceptable contract is executed. All bidders are hereby notified that the successful bids shall be reduced to a written contract and until such time as said contract is executed by and between the parties, Pierce County shall not be bound to the terms of the bid in question.
Pierce County Highway Commissioner
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