NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS:
Sealed bids will be received by the Board of Supervisors of George County, Mississippi at their office located at 329 Ratliff Street, Lucedale, Mississippi, until 10:00 am. (local time) on February 18, 2020 and shortly thereafter publicly opened, for the construction of a Three-Span (3 Spans at 31 ft. each) Precast Concrete Bridge on East Wilkerson Road, being known as Project No. ERBR-20(01) in George County, Mississippi.
Contractors have the option of submitting their bids sealed in an envelope or electronically. If a sealed envelope bid is submitted by mail, the address of the Chancery Clerk is 355 Cox Street, Lucedale, MS 39452. For electronic bid, documents can be downloaded from Central Bidding. Electronic bids shall be submitted at www.centralbidding.com. For any questions relating to the electronic bidding process, please call Central Bidding at 225-810-4814.
PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS are on file and may be reviewed in the Office of the Purchase Clerk or online at www.centralbidding.com.. This project allows for a Contract Time of 75 Working Days and shall be constructed in accordance with the latest edition of the Mississippi Standard Specifications for State Aid Road and Bridge Construction.
PLANS AND PROPOSALS may be secured online from the reference website or obtained from the office of Batson & Brown, Inc., 11267 Old 63 South, Lucedale, MS 39452 upon payment of $100.00 (non-refundable) for each set.
All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Guaranty consisting of a Bid Bond, Cashier’s Check or Certified Check in the amount of 5% of the amount of the bid.
The Board of Supervisors hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement; minority business enterprise will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award.
The County reserves the right to reject any or all bids and to waive any informalities, and to postpone the award of the Contract for a period of time which, however, shall not extend beyond 60 days from the bid opening date.
Contact Batson & Brown with questions at (601) 947-8619.