St. Mary Parish Government Swing Span Bridge Improvements Project
Louisiana > St. Mary Parish Government
Sealed Bid: 72837671
Listing Information/Advertisement
Notice is hereby given that sealed Bids will be received by the Purchasing Department, Parish of St. Mary, Louisiana, for the Swing Span Bridge Improvements Project involving maintenance and repairs at up to six (6) Parish movable bridges including: refurbishment of hydraulic machinery, refurbishment of hydraulic cylinders, pivot bearing lubrication, pier top cleaning, pressure washing, navigation horn and lights replacement, traffic light repair or replacement, traffic gate replacement, and other work in connection therewith at the six bridge locations in St. Mary Parish, Louisiana.
Bids will be received by the St. Mary Parish Purchasing Agent until 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at the office of the Purchasing Agent, St. Mary Parish Government, 500 Main St., Fifth Floor - Courthouse, Franklin, LA 70538.  Bids received after this time will not be accepted and will be returned unopened.  Bids will be opened and publicly read aloud after the specified closing time.
The Bidding Documents may be examined in the office of the Purchasing Agent, St. Mary Parish Government, 500 Main St., Fifth Floor - Courthouse, Franklin, LA 70538, or in the office of the ENGINEER: Fourrier & de Abreu Engineers, LLC, Ph: 225-677-7950, 10995 Coursey Boulevard, Baton Rouge, LA 70816.

Additional Notes/Requirements
A mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held at 10:00 a.m. local time on Tuesday November 9, 2021 at the St. Mary Courthouse Building, 5th Floor, 500 Main St., Franklin, LA. Representatives of OWNER and ENGINEER will be present to discuss the Project. Bidders are required to attend and participate in the conference in order to be eligible to bid.
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sitech1 on 09-Nov-2021 01:16:48 PM
Is the intent to have the hydraulic power units for both the span drive and end wedge systems removed and sent off to be refurbished at a hydraulic shop for Mechanical Repair B? It is not advisable to refurbish in place.
sitech1 on 09-Nov-2021 01:17:31 PM
Can the bridges be visited in person at any time prior to the bid or does a site visit need to be coordinated with parish personnel?
sitech1 on 09-Nov-2021 01:18:21 PM
What hydraulic fluid is currently in use at each bridge?
sitech1 on 09-Nov-2021 01:34:02 PM
Section M004 of the Mechanical Specifications details requirements for a drain valve, snubber, float switch, sight glass, pressure gage, air bleed valve, auxiliary gage, ball valves, and piping. These components are not mentioned in Section M001 - Mechanical Repair B. Does the contract require that all of these components be provided for each hydraulic power unit?
All updates/changes are listed below::
22-Nov-2021 04:05:53 PM
Uploaded Bid Addendum 2/Bid Form
11-Nov-2021 02:29:36 PM
Removed the old Bid Advertisement
11-Nov-2021 02:19:08 PM
Uploaded Bid Addendum 1/ Change Date for Bid Opening
14-Oct-2021 08:08:53 AM
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