INVITATION TO BID
Sealed Bids for the General Contract for construction of the Montgomery Road Pumping Station project will be received by the City of Westfield at the office of the Purchasing Director, Westfield City Hall, 59 Court Street, Westfield, Massachusetts 01085 until 2:00 PM, prevailing time, NOVEMBER 21, 2017 and at that time and place
will be publicly opened and read aloud.
The work of this Contract includes furnishing all labor, materials, equipment, and incidentals required to install approximately 235 linear feet of 8-in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) gravity sewer pipe; 40 linear feet of 4-in DI force main; three sanitary sewer manholes; one wet well style submersible pumping station including manholes/vaults and precast control building; earthwork; dewatering; drainage; paving; restoration; and all miscellaneous work and cleanup to complete the work.
The Contract Time shall be 180 Calendar Days commencing twenty days following the Effective Date of the Agreement, exclusive of any time period for winter shutdown. Approved days for winter shutdown time will be added to the end of the original contract schedule with no penalty to the Contractor. The approved winter shutdown period shall be mutually agreed to between the Contractor and Owner.
Bidders may not withdraw their Bids for a period of ninety days, excluding Saturdays, Sundays, and legal holidays after the actual date of the opening of the Bids.
The Successful Bidder must furnish a 100 percent Performance Bond and a 100 percent Payment Bond with a surety company acceptable to the Owner.
Complete instructions for filing Bids and are included in the Instructions to Bidders.