T20-305 SR 342 Gas & Water Line Relocation
Bid Date9/24/20 10:00 am
Company & Contacts
Engineering Solutions, Inc
Brett Brooks 662-255-1455
SR 342 GAS & WATER LINE RELOCATION FOR
CITY OF PONTOTOC, MS
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed Bids for the relocation of a gas line and a water line will be received by the City of Pontotoc, at City Hall,116 N. Main St., Pontotoc, MS 38863, until 10:00 a.m. on September 24th, 2020, at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read. The Project consists of approximately 2,200 feet of 4” high pressure steel line and 1,600 feet of 6” water line.
Contract Documents and Plans can be viewed and/or purchased at Engineering Solutions, Inc. plan room at www.esiplans.com. Deposit is non-refundable. Should a bidder choose to submit a bid electronically in place of a sealed bid, it may be submitted at www.esipl ans.com. Questions regarding website registration, online plan and document(s) purchase, or electronic bidding, please call Plan House Printing at (662) 407-0193.
Each bid submitted must be marked on the outside “SR 342 GAS & WATER LINE RELOCATION”. Any bid in excess of $50,000 must contain on the outside of the envelope the contractor’s current certificate of responsibility number, and no bid shall be opened or considered unless this number appears on the outside of the envelope or unless a statement is included on the outside of the envelope indicating that the bid enclosed does not exceed $50,000. When bidders chose to submit bids electronically, the requirement for including a certificate of responsibility, or a statement that the bid enclosed does not exceed Fifty Thousand Dollars ($50,000.00), on the exterior of the bid envelope shall be deemed in compliance by including the same information as an attachment with the electronic bid submittal.
A satisfactory Bid Bond executed by the Bidder and an accepted Surety, a certified check, or bank draft payable to the CITY OF PONTOTOC,MISSISSIPPI, on negotiable U.S. Government Bonds (at par value), shall be submitted with each bid in an amount equal to five percent (5%) of the total bid.
In the letting of public contracts, preference shall be given to resident contractors, and a nonresident bidder domiciled in a state having laws granting preference to local contractors shall be awarded Mississippi public contracts only on the same basis as the nonresident bidder’s state awards contracts to Mississippi contractors bidding under similar circumstances; and resident contractors actually domiciled in Mississippi, be they corporate, individuals, or partnerships, are to be granted preference over nonresidents in awarding of contracts in the same manner and to the same extent as provided by the laws of the state of domicile of the nonresident. When a nonresident contractor submits a bid for a public project, he shall attach thereto a copy of his resident state’s current law pertaining to such state’s treatment of nonresident contractors.
Bids may be held up to 60 days from the date of opening for review of bids and qualifications of bidders prior to Contract award. The City of Pontotoc, MS reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informalities in the bidding.
Bob Peeples, Mayor
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