Notice is hereby given that sealed or electronic bids will be received by the Board of Supervisors of George County, Mississippi until 10:00 a.m. (local time) on the 17th day of December, 2018. Said bids are to be opened shortly thereafter and read aloud in the Board of Supervisors’ Meeting Room located in the George County Services Building 329 Ratliff Street, Lucedale, MS 39452
MERRILL BRIDGE REHAB PROJECT
REHAB-REPAIR OF THE EXISTING STRUCTURAL STEEL TRUSSES
BID PROPOSAL No. 2- PROVIDE AND INSTALL NEW STEEL TRUSSES
If any envelope is not so marked, any bid contained therein will not be considered. Any bids received after the time and date specified will not be considered and will be returned unopened.
Contractors have the option of submitting their bids sealed in an envelope or electronically through www.centralbidding.com. If a sealed envelope bid is submitted by mail, the address of the Chancery Clerk is 355 Cox Street, Lucedale, MS 39452.
All bid envelopes should contain the bidder’s name and mailing address on the outside of the envelope and also specify the name of the bid item.
Bidder’s certificate of responsibility number or a statement that the bid inside is less than $50,000 shall appear on the outside or exterior of the envelope or container of such bids, failing which, said bid shall not be opened or considered.
Copies of the Contract Documents may be examined at the following locations:
AGC Plan Room; 12272 Intraplex Parkway; Gulfport, MS 39503
ABC Plan Room; 10480 Corporate Drive, Suite 2; Gulfport, MS 39503
Or online at www.centralbidding.com
Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained from the office(s) of Batson & Brown, Inc., located at 11267 Old 63 South, Lucedale, MS 39452; or, 4347 Old Spanish Trail, Gautier, MS 39553 upon payment of $100.00 (non-refundable) for each set.
Work on which proposals are invited consists of providing all materials, labor and equipment for providing and erecting a steel truss system within the existing bridge as part of the Bridge Rehab work for Merrill-Salem Road, BID PROPOSAL No. 2- PROVIDE AND INSTALL STEEL TRUSS WORK. The attention of bidders is directed to the time constraints as set forth within this Contract. Contract time is being set forth as part of the bidder’s consideration and cost within contract proposal.
Proposals must be accompanied by a Proposal Guaranty consisting of a Bid Bond, Cashier’s Check or Certified Check in the amount of 5% of the amount of the bid. When submitting an electronic bid, the bid must be submitted in “pdf” format and shall contain the same information and forms as required for the paper bids. Electronic bids must be secured with a bid bond. When submitting a bid electronically, the authorized signature may be hand written blue ink signature or be an electronic signature. When bids are submitted electronically, the requirement for including a certificate of responsibility, or a statement the bid enclosed does not exceed Fifty Thousand Dollars ($50,000.00), on the exterior of the bid envelope shall be deemed in compliance by including the same information as an attachment with the electronic bid submittal.