B.F. Day and Gatewood Seismic Improvements, Seattle SD Bid No. B11628

Closing Date:  February 28, 2017

Description:  

Seattle School District No. 1

Bid No. B11628

Project Title:  B.F. DAY AND GATEWOOD SEISMIC IMPROVEMENTS

Date of Bid Opening:  February 28, 2017

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:

Sealed Bids will be received by Seattle Public Schools (“SPS” or “Owner”) through and including 2:00 p.m. on February 28, 2017 at the Seattle Public Schools’ John Stanford Center, Contracting Services Section, 2445 Third Avenue South, Seattle, WA  98134 for B.F Day and Gatewood Seismic Improvements.  The work will include, but not be limited to, B.F Day: Provide strong back walls to existing unreinforced masonry bearing walls not meeting ASCE 31 prescriptive height to thickness ratios.  Provide redundant load path below existing beams and trusses supported by existing unreinforced masonry walls not meeting ASCE 31 prescriptive height to thickness ratios.  Provide positive connections between existing timber truss members at joints.  Provide positive connections between existing timber post and beams. Gatewood: Provide strong back walls to existing unreinforced masonry walls not meeting ASCE 31 prescriptive height to thickness ratios. Provide positive connections between existing timber truss members at joints.  Provide wall anchorage at existing masonry wall to diaphragm.  The cost range is $1,100,000 to $1,600,000.  Prior to 3:00 p.m. on such date, bidders shall submit bids on alternates and subcontractors. Shortly after 3:00 p.m. bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.  Bids received after the day and hour stated above will not receive consideration.  Owner reserves the right to postpone the Bid opening.

The Project site is available for inspection by prospective bidders at a pre-bid site meeting and walk-through at 3:00 p.m. on February 3, 2017, at B.F Day Elementary, 3921 Linden Ave N, Seattle, WA and 4:15 p.m. on February 3, 2017, at Gatewood Elementary, 4320 SW Myrtle St, Seattle, WA 98136.  Check in at the main office.  Any questions relating to the project or this advertisement should be directed to Contracting Services, (206) 252-0566.

Bid documents are available beginning January 26, 2017 in the following ways:

  1. On-Line Plan Center

Bid documents, associated addenda and Bidders List are available at no charge at Builders           Exchange of Washington, Inc. On-line Plan Center (www.bxwa.com).  To access documents on-line with Builders Exchange, go to “bxwa.com” and click on “Posted Projects,” “Public Works,” “Seattle Public Schools” and “Projects Bidding.”  It is recommended that bidders “Register as a Bidder” in order to receive automatic email notification of future addenda, to download addenda, and to be placed on the “Bidders List.”  Bidders that do not register will not be automatically notified of addenda and will need to periodically check the on-line plan room for addenda issued for this project.   Contact Builders Exchange at (425) 258-1303 if additional assistance is required.

  1. Reprographic Outlet

General contractors may pick up a maximum of two complete sets of Bidding Documents, and mechanical and electrical subcontractors may obtain one complete set of the Bidding Documents for a refundable deposit of $150.00 per set, by business or cashier’s check only, made payable to Seattle Public Schools at the office of:

ARC Document Solutions

2730 Occidental Ave S

Seattle, WA 98134

(206) 622-6000

                                             

between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.  Said deposit will be fully refunded upon the return of complete, unmarked and non-mutilated Bidding Documents to ARC Document Solutions within 30 days after the Bid Opening date.

The Bid Notification will also be available on the Seattle Schools website at:

http://www.seattleschools.org/procurement, click on “Additional Links” then “Current Solicitations.”