NOTICE TO CONTRACTOR
Public Notice is hereby given that the City of St. Marys, Ohio, will receive sealed bids for the Control House / Metal-Clad Switchgear 15kV Spokeworks Substation for the City of St. Marys Municipal Electric System, until twelve o’clock noon local time, March 18, 2016, in the Municipal Building, 101 E. Spring Street, St. Marys, Ohio 45885.
The Specification can be obtained from Spectrum Engineering Corporation (260) 627-8888. Specification requests should be sent to Mark Christiansen at: machristiansen[at]spectrumeng[dot]com.
Each bidder is required to furnish with their proposal, a Bid Guaranty and Contract Bond in accordance with Section 153.54 of the Ohio Revised Code. Bid security furnished in Bond form, shall be issued by a Surety Company or corporation licensed in the State of Ohio to provide said surety.
Each proposal must contain the full name of the party or parties submitting the proposal and all persons interested therein. Each bidder must submit evidence on projects of similar size and complexity, and a complete listing of all subcontractors to be used. The owner intends and requires that this project be completed no later than October 28, 2016 for the Central Control and Switchgear East buildings and May 12, 2017 for the Switchgear West building and 2000A Outdoor Overhead Tie Bus Duct.
All contractors and subcontractors involved with the project will, to the extent practicable, use Ohio products, materials, services, and labor in the implementation of their project. Additionally, contractor compliance with the equal employment opportunity requirements of Ohio Administrative Code Chapter 123, the Governor’s Executive Order of 1972, and Governor’s Executive Order 84-9 shall be required.
Bidders must comply with the Prevailing Wage Rates on Public Improvements in Auglaize County and the City of St. Marys, Ohio, as determined by the Ohio Bureau of Employment Services, Wage and Hour Division.
No bidder shall be permitted to withdraw his bid for a period of sixty (60) days after the time of opening of bids.
All bids are to be on a form furnished by the Engineer and submitted in a sealed envelope with the name of the bidder and the project noted plainly on the outside with an original and two (2) copies.
The City of St. Marys, Ohio, reserves the right to waive any irregularities and to reject any or all bids.
Gregory J. Foxhoven
Director of Public Service and Safety
PUBLISH: February 18, 2016
February 25, 2016