CRC Ramp, F16-011, TESC

Closing Date:  March 8, 2017

Description:  

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Sealed proposals will be received for the following project:

PROJECT NO.:                                              F16-011

TITLE:                                                            CRC Ramp
AGENCY:
Facilities Services
The Evergreen State College
2700 Evergreen Parkway
Olympia, WA  98505

PROJECT MANAGER:                                _Dick Clintworth______________

ESTIMATED BASE BID COST RANGE:   $_225,000 to $ __275,000____

TIME/DAY/DATE:                                        Bid Proposals Must Be Received Prior To 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 8, 2017

BID OPENING WILL BE HELD AT:
2:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 8, 2017

BY:
The Evergreen State College
2700 Evergreen Parkway
Olympia, WA  98505

LOCATION OF BID OPENING:

The Evergreen State College
Facilities Services Offices
Lab II Room 1254
Olympia, WA   98505

PRE-BID WALK-THROUGH:
10:00am, Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at The Evergreen State College, Facilities Services Offices, Lab II Room 1254, Olympia, WA 98505

SCOPE OF WORK:                                        Partial Demolition of existing concrete ramp and stairs. New Construction of concrete ramp and stairs including handrails and guardrails. Re-grading of site adjacent to new ram and stairs.  Installation of new site lighting. Replace fire line and PIV (Post Indicator Valve) at area of new construction.

Contractors may view plans, specifications, addenda, and plan holders list for this project on-line through Builders Exchange of Washington, Inc. at http://www.bxwa.com. Click on: “bxwa.com”; “Posted Projects”; “Public Works”, The Evergreen State College”, and “Project Bid Date”.  Bidders are required to register as a bidder to receive automatic email notification of future addenda and to be placed on the bidders list at Builder’s Exchange. This service is provided free of charge to prime bidders, subcontractors, and vendors bidding this project. Contact Builders Exchange of Washington at (425) 258-1303 should you require further assistance.

Please direct questions regarding this project to the office of the Consultant.  24 hours following bid opening, bid results will be available by calling The Evergreen State College at (360) 867-6700 to receive a fax copy.

The State of Washington prevailing wage rates are applicable for this public works project located in Thurston County.  Bidders are responsible to verify and use the most recent prevailing wage rates.  The “Effective Date” for this project is the Bid Proposal due date above.  The applicable prevailing wage rates may be found on the Department of Labor and Industries website located at http://www.lni.wa.gov/TradesLicensing/PrevWage/WageRates/  A copy of the most current Prevailing Wage Rates can be viewed in the Owner’s offices or the Owner will email a copy of any applicable wage rates upon written request.

Voluntary workforce diversity goals for apprentice participation are identified in the Instructions to Bidders and Supplemental Conditions.  Bidders may contact the Department of Labor & Industries, Apprenticeship Section, to obtain information on available apprenticeship programs.

Voluntary numerical MWBE goals of 10% MBE and 8% WBE have been established for this project.  Achievement of the goals is encouraged.  However no minimum level of MWBE participation shall be required as a condition of contract award.  Bids will not be rejected or considered nonresponsive if they do not include MWBE participation.

Bidders may contact the Office of Minority and Women’s Business Enterprise (OMWBE) at http://OMWBE.wa.gov/  to obtain information on certified firms.  Bidders may also utilize Washington Small Businesses registered in WEBS at https://fortress.wa.gov/ga/webs/ and Veteran-owned Businesses at http://www.dva.wa.gov/program/certified-veteran-and-servicemember-owned-businesses

The State reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals and to waive informalities.

STATE OF WASHINGTON

THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE