Sealed bids for the Southside Fowler Center 1st Floor – Window Replacement, Northampton Community College, will be received at Kopecek Hall, Third floor Purchasing Dept, 3835 Green Pond Road, Bethlehem, PA 18020, to the attention of Jason Laubach, until 2:00 P.M., prevailing time July 19, 2012 The bids will be publicly opened and read aloud immediately following the receipt of bids in the Finance Office in Kopecek Hall.
Separate sealed bids will be received for the following contracts:
NORTHAMPTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Single Prime Contract #12.142 Southside Fowler Center 1st Floor-Window Replacement and Door Installation
Bidders of record may obtain one set of bidding documents from MKSD, LLC’s website www.mksdarchitects.com/bids, upon receipt of a nonrefundable fee of One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) via credit card through website.
Bidding documents are available for examination at MKSD, LLC., 1209 Hausman Road, Suite A, Allentown, PA 18104, and F.W. Dodge, Division of McGraw Hill, F.W. Dodge, http://construction.com/projectcenter/ ; Reed Construction Data, 30 Technology Parkway South, Suite 100, Norcross, GA 30092, www.reedconstructiondata.com and Mid Atlantic BX, 24501 North Front Street, Harrisburg, PA 17110, www.midatlanticbx.com . The documents are for review only and may not be removed from the premises.
The following information shall be furnished by bidders when requesting bidding documents:
a. Contract to be bid.
b. Bidder’s mailing address.
c. Name of Bidder’s representative.
d. Bidder’s email address.
e. Bidder’s telephone number.
f. Bidder’s facsimile number.
Each bid shall be accompanied by bid security in an amount equal to 10% of the base bid amount in the form of a bid bond as described in the supplementary instruction to bidders.
A Performance Bond and a Payment Bond in the forms provided in the Project Manual, each in an amount equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the amount of the contract, and each with satisfactory corporate surety, shall be required to be furnished by the successful Bidders prior to execution of the contracts. IMPORTANT: Surety companies executing BONDS must appear on the Treasury Department’s most current list (Circular 570 as amended) and must be authorized to transact business in the state where the PROJECT is located.
Bids may not be modified, withdrawn or concealed by the Bidder for sixty calendar (60) days following the actual date of opening thereof, except as provided in Act No.4 (1974). However, if award of contract is delayed by the required approval of another government agency, the sale of bonds or the award of grants or grant, the Bids may not be withdrawn by the Bidder for a period not to exceed 120 days from the date of bid opening in accordance with Pennsylvania law.
The Owner reserves the right in its discretion to reject any or all bids or parts thereof and to waive any irregularities, informalities, defects, errors or omissions in any bid.
There is a mandatory pre-bid meeting on July 10, 2012 at 2:00pm on the 1st floor of the NCC Southside Fowler Center, with a walk thru of the site after the meeting.
This project is subject to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Labor and Industry’s Prevailing Wage Determination or the Davis-Bacon Act as amended (40 USC276a to 276a-7).