(March 24, 2013)
Advertisement for Bids
Sealed bids may be delivered to the Office of the Finance Director, Municipal Building, located at 100 North Broadway, New Ulm, Minnesota 56073 prior to the 10:00 A.M. bid opening on THURSDAY, the 18th day of APRIL, 2013. The City will publicly open and read all bids received by the Finance Director immediately thereafter for the furnishing of all labor, tools, equipment, materials and every other article or thing necessary for the complete construction of the following improvement, to-wit:
2013 Utility, Street and Alley Improvements - Group I
Work includes improvements to municipal utilities, streets, alleys, and sidewalks at various locations within the City limits of New Ulm, Minnesota.
All bids must be sealed and marked "2013 Utility, Street and Alley Improvements Group I" and each and every proposal must be accompanied by a cash deposit, cashier's check, bid bond or certified check for not less than five percent (5%) of the amount of such bid, payable to the City, to be forfeited to the City in case the successful bidder fails to enter into contract and to furnish satisfactory bond within ten (10) days after acceptance of such bid. The bid will remain subject to acceptance for 45 days after the day of bid opening. The City reserves the right to reject any and all bids.
The plans and specifications prepared by the City Engineer are on file and may be examined at the City Engineer's Office. Complete digital project plans and specifications are available at www.ci.new-ulm.mn.
us or www.questcdn.com. You may download the digital plan documents for $30.00 by inputting Quest project # 2433035 on the website's Project Search page. Please contact QuestCDN.com at 952-233-1632 or firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information. An optional paper set of the plans and specifications may be obtained at the Office of the City Engineer, 100 North Broadway, New Ulm, Minnesota 56073. A non-refundable payment of $60.00, which includes applicable sales tax and shipping, will be required for each paper set of plans and specifications issued.
Approximate quantities of work include: 4,185 LF Water Main; 4,608 LF Sanitary Sewer Main; 428 LF 24" Cured-In-Place-Pipe Sewer Lining; 154 LF Sanitary Sewer Manhole Structures; 116 Water End Services; 128 Sanitary Sewer End Services; 8,066 LF Curb & Gutter Removals; 11,003 CY Common Excavation; 20,213 TONS Aggregate Base; 7,853 TONS Bituminous Pavement; 3,436 LF Subdrain Tubing; 3,093 LF RCP Storm Sewer Piping; 54 LF Storm Sewer Manhole Structures; 117 LF Storm Sewer Catch Basin Structures; 74 Manhole & Catch Basin Castings; 30,960 SF 4" Concrete Sidewalk; 10,966 LF V624 Curb & Gutter; 792 SY 7" Concrete Driveway Pavement; 8,460 SY Sodding; 3 Street Lighting Systems; and 76 Trees.
By Order of the City Council
Brian D. Gramentz
Dated at New Ulm, Minnesota
this 19th day of March, 2013