|How to obtain bid packages|
Bid Packages may be obtained at the 614 Greensboro Ave. Tuscaloosa Alabama 35401 or email Erin Wiggins.
|Invitation to Bid: Bowers Park Pool Improvements|
Sealed bids will be received by PARA, a Public Corporation, in the Administrative Office, 614 Greensboro Ave., Tuscaloosa, AL, on the 29th day of July , 2014, until 2:00, pm., o'clock, local time, and then publicly opened and read for the furnishing of all labor and material (where required) and equipment for performing a public works project according to the plans, details, specifications and Contract Documents.
Award of the contract will be made within forty-five (45) calendar days from the date of the bid opening.
1. The Project:
A. The Project shall be known as Bower’s Pool Complex Renovation, and the general character of said public works project shall consist of the following:
Renovation of Bower’s Pool Complex. The construction of two large waterslides along with the supporting electrical services that are required to operate the slides. Removal of a portion of the existing fence as well as a shade canopy structure.
B. The approximate quantities of said Project are as follows:
Installation of waterslide and electrical services to the slide feature.
C. Time of Construction: From the date stated in the Notice to Proceed, the Project time of construction is 120 consecutive calendar days.
2. Plans and Specifications:
Plans, specifications and all related Contract Documents can be acquired at Tuscaloosa Blueprinting located at 1926 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
5. Bid Bonds: Each bidder must submit with its bid a cashier's check drawn on an Alabama bank or a fully executed bid bond on the form that is contained in the Contract Documents executed by a surety company duly authorized and qualified to make bond in the State of Alabama. All bonds, sureties and/or cashier checks will be made payable to PARA for an amount not less than 5 percent of PARA's or its engineers or architects estimated cost of the Project or of the total bid in the proposal, but in no event more than $10,000.00.
7. Pre-Bid Conference: A Pre-Bid Conference is required for this Project. It will be held at the PARA offices at 11:00am on July 22nd, 2014. The Pre-bid conference is mandatory.
NOTE: All bidders are advised to carefully read the Instructions to Bidders contained in the Contract Documents, which provisions and requirements are adopted herein by reference.
Gary Minor, Executive Director