George County Board of Supervisors
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 March 15, 2021 and shortly thereafter publicly opened for the construction of a 965 feet prestressed concrete beam/continuous welded steel girder spanned bridge, crossing the Pascagoula River located along the Merrill-Salem Road in George County, Mississippi. Bridge work to consist of construction of: 3 @ 40’ prestressed concrete beam spans, 1 @ 645’ continuous welded steel plate girder span (185’-275’-185’ spans) and 5 @ 40’ prestressed concrete beam spans, including four bents of double drilled shaft piers supporting the continuous steel spans and prestress concrete piling for the remaining spans, being known as Project No. ERBR/STP/BR-0020(29)B 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 320 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.
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.