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Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium – IT Closet, BID# J2018-01, Tacoma



Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium – IT Closet

BID# J2018-01


The Metropolitan Park District of Tacoma will receive sealed bids for Bid# 2018-01, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, at the office of Planning, Design & Development, Metropolitan Park District of Tacoma, 4702 S 19th Street, Tacoma WA 98405 until 2 p.m., January 31, 2018. Bids will be opened and publicly read aloud at 2 p.m. Bids received after the appointed time set for receipt will be returned unopened.

The project includes, but is not limited to: This project involves the construction of a prefabricated building on a concrete slab to be used for an IT/Server Building, sidewalk, electrical and telecom to the building, and a ductless heat pump system. Base bid includes a manual transfer switch and pad for generator. Bid Alternate is for a generator and automatic transfer switch. See the Spec Book and Drawings RFB #J2018-01 for details.

Minority & Women Owned Enterprises (MWBE) participation will apply.

Metro Parks Tacoma encourages an MWBE goal of eight percent (8%) on a Public Works PROJECT ESTIMATED AT $20,000.00 OR MORE including Subcontractors: The Washington State Office of Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises (OMWBE) certifies firms that are owned and controlled by minorities or women, and can provide information regarding the certification process. Information about the certification status of a particular firm is available at the following OMWBE website address, or by contacting OMWBE at (360) 664-9750, 1110 Capitol Way S., Suite #150, PO Box 41160, Olympia, Washington 98501.

The base bid estimate range is $90,000 - $110,000. Time of completion is 150 calendar days.

A pre-bid meeting will be held at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Main Gate , 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma WA 98407 on January 18, 2018, at 8:00 a.m. Bidders are encouraged to visit the site prior to the pre-bid conference.

Bid documents may be viewed at the following plan centers:

1. Builders Exchange of Washington, Everett WA, 425-258-1303 (electronic only)

2. Contractor Plan Center, Milwaukie OR, 503-650-0148

3. DJC Plan Center, Seattle WA, 206-622-8272 (electronic only)

4. DJC Plan Center, Portland OR, 503-274-0624 (electronic only)

5. McGraw-Hill Construction/Dodge, Seattle WA, 206-223-0320 (electronic only)

6. Southwest WA Contractors Association, Vancouver, WA, 360-694-7922 (electronic only)

7. Small Business Incubator, Tacoma WA, 253-722-5800

8. Valley Plan Center, Seattle WA, 206-420-3871

9. Construct Connect, Cincinnati, OH 800-364-2059

Bid documents will be available January 05, 2018 at ARC Tacoma., 632 Broadway, Tacoma WA 98402. Please order bid documents online at or call (253) 383-6363 or (800) 337-8103 for availability prior to picking up documents. Project information and plan holders list is also available online. A non-refundable check for $25.00 (per set) payable to Metro Parks Tacoma for purchase of bid documents is required (accounts with ARC may not be used to purchase the bid documents). If you would like them mailed, please contact ARC for additional shipping costs, payable to ARC (accounts with ARC may be used for shipping costs). Questions may be directed to Fred Ramey, Operations Manager, at or (253) 404-3802.

Scheduled for Advertisement – January 04, 2018.

Closing Date: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018