Avent Ferry Pump Station Force Main Replacement Project

Construction of approx. 8,500 lf of 18" PVC Wastewater FM, incl. 826 lf of 18" HDPE installed by directional drilling


Bidding Closed

Prebid Date7/14/20 3:00 pm

Bid Date7/30/20 2:00 pm

Company & Contacts

Diehl & Phillips, P.A.

John F. Phillips, P.E.   919-467-9972 x-5


Holly Springs, NC

Bids must be submitted by July 29, 2020 at 2:00 p.m.


Sealed bids will be received by the Town of Holly Springs until Wednesday July 29, 2020, at 2:00 PM via a box with the label “Bid Plans”, located at the back entrance/rear door of Town Hall, off the plaza. Bids may also be submitted by US Mail or commercial delivery services, but Bids must be in the Town of Holly Springs possession by 2:00 PM Wednesday, July 29, 2020. The public opening will be held on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 2:00 PM, at which time the BIDS will be publicly opened and read aloud via a Zoom Meeting (see INSTRUCTIONS TO BIDDERS, PAGE 00250-1 for instructions to join the Zoom Meeting).

The bids shall be for the AVENT FERRY PUMP STATION FORCE MAIN REPLACEMENT PROJECT (Town of Holly Springs Project No. 04-031). The project is generally described as follows:

Contract 1 – Construction of approximately 8,500 LF of 18” PVC wastewater force main, which includes approximately 826 LF of 18” HDPE force main installed by directional drilling, 360 LF of encasement pipes installed by conventional boring and jacking methods, installation of 8” temporary bypass piping to allow segments of the existing 8” force main to be isolated and replaced, construction of five combination air valve manholes, installation of various appurtenances, and restoration of disturbed areas, street pavement, and curb & gutter damaged by the pipeline construction.

Plans, Specifications, and Contract documents may be seen at the office of the Director of Engineering, Holly Springs Municipal Bldg., 128 S. Main St., Holly Springs, North Carolina, on the Town’s website at www.hollyspringsnc.us (available for download), and at the following electronic plan rooms: Carolina Plan Room, Carolina AGC, iSqFt, Planscope.com (Accent Imaging), Bidclerk, Construct Connect, NC Institute of Minority Economic Development (NCIMED), Dodge Data & Analytics, and HCACarolinas; paper documents may be obtained after July 1, 2020 from Planscope.com (Accent Imaging) upon non-refundable payment of $100.00 per set in cash or check, plus the shipping/delivery cost.

REQUIRED: Plan holders are required to sign up for “Construction Bids” notifications at www.hollyspringsnc.us/bids.aspx for further project notifications and addenda. A mandatory Pre-Bid meeting for discussion of the project requirements shall be held at 3:00 PM on Tuesday, July 14,2020 via a Zoom Meeting (see INSTRUCTIONS TO BIDDERS, PAGE 00250-1 for instructions to join the Zoom Meeting).