Thursday, February 20, 2020
Wythe County is accepting sealed Bids for the construction of the Rickey Road Waterline Extension project located in Wythe County, Virginia. Work includes construction of 1,600 feet of 8” waterline and associated appurtenances. The project location is southeast of Wytheville, Virginia along Rickey Road – VA Rt. 634 between Fort Chiswell, Virginia and Austinville, Virginia.
Bids will be received at the office of:
Stephen D. Bear
340 South 6th Street
Wytheville, VA 24382
until 2:00 PM local prevailing time March 24, 2020, and then publicly opened and read aloud at the Wythe County Board of Supervisors Chambers, same address.
The Contract Documents may be examined at the following locations:
- Peed & Bortz, LLC, Civil & Environmental Engineers, 20 Midway Plaza Drive, Ste. 100 Christiansburg, VA 24073
- Wythe County Offices, 340 South 6th Street, Wytheville, VA 24382
Copies of the Contract Documents may be obtained at the office of Peed & Bortz, LLC (540-394-3214) upon payment of $100 for each set or digital sets may be obtained for no charge. One-half of the deposit will be refunded to each document holder of record who returns a complete set of Bidding Documents in good condition within 10 days after opening of Bids.
A Non-Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference shall be held at 10:00 AM local prevailing time March 13, 2020at the Wythe County Offices, 340 South 6th Street, Wytheville, VA 24382
Withdrawal of Bids due to error shall be in accordance with Virginia Code Section 2.2-4330.B. 1.
Should the apparent low Bid exceed available funds, the Owner reserves the right to negotiate with the apparent low bidder to obtain a contract price within available funds.
Bidders shall comply with Virginia Code Section 54.1-1112 regarding information required with Bid. Envelopes containing Bids shall be clearly marked with the Bidder’s contractor license number.
Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division A - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statutes mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All listed iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products made primarily of iron or steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction materials. The deminimis and minor components waiver apply to this contract.