Celeste Circle Lift Station Improvements

Improvements to existing lift station.


Bidding Closed

Prebid Date8/20/20 2:00 pm

Bid Date9/10/20 2:00 pm

Company & Contacts

Freese and Nichols, Inc.

Krista Paredes, PE   919-463-7308


6000 George King Road near the intersection with NC 54 Service Road


Project:Celeste Circle Lift Station Improvements
City Project No.: 16889
FNI Project No.: DRM19746

City of Durham Department of Water Management
1600 Mist Lake Drive
Durham,North Carolina 27704

Attention: Lisa Mitchell,PE City of Durham
Department of Water Management
Utility Engineering Division
1600 Mist Lake Drive
Durham, North Carolina 27704
{919) 560-4381ext. 35568

The City of Durham will open sealed formal Bids submitted by qualified Bidders at 2:00 pm,Thursday, September 10,2020 for Contract 16889,Project: Celeste Circle Lift Station Improvements at the Department of Water Management,Training Room,1600 Mist Lake Drive, Durham,North Carolina.Users may join the Conference Call remotely using the Microsoft Teams Web Application link,OR via the following phone number and conference ID (1-866-606-1179,Conference ID 183917446#).

The Project Scope of Work shall be to install a new bypass force main,approximately 60-ft in
length, connecting to a new precast doghouse manhole,in order to divert flow from the Celeste Lift Station to the South Durham Water Reclamation Facility. Once bypass is complete,remove existing wet well top slab,repair top of wet well wall,then rehabilitate existing wet well interior walls with
structural cementitious liners,and provide a new top slab with new hatches.The project is located
at the Celeste Circle Lift Station at 6000 George King Road,near the intersection with the NC 54
Service Road.

The foregoing description shall not be construed as a complete description of all work required.

Beginning 8:00am, Friday, August 7,2020, the Contract Documents may be reviewed online and be
obtained from Accent Imaging, 8121 Brownleigh Drive,Raleigh,NC 27617, (919) 782-3332, or at
www.accentimaging.com. A hard copy of the plans, contract, or electronic files may be obtained at a non-refundable fee of seventy-five dollars {$75.00) plus sales tax and delivery for hard copies and digital copies,or thirty-five dollars ($35.00) plus sales tax and delivery for digital copies only. Plans must be purchased through Accent Imaging to be on the bidders list.

The Project Manual,including Bidding Documents, Contract Documents, and Technical Specifications, including the drawings may be viewed, free of charge, at the City of Durham, Department of Water Management,1600 Mist Lake Drive, Durham, North Carolina by appointment only. The Project Manual will also be on file at the following locations:

• Associated General Contractors, Raleigh and Charlotte,NC
• McGraw Hill Dodge Plan Room, Raleigh and Charlotte,NC
• NC Institute of Minority Economic Development,114 W. Parrish Street,Durham,NC
• Raleigh-Durham Minority Business Development Center,800 North Mangum Street,Durham,NC

To be sure all bidders are kept up to date on any Addenda,changes,or information notices please
send an email to krista.paredes@freese.com indicting your intention to prepare a Bid for the
Project. Failure to complete this step may render your Bid non-responsive.

Bidders are encouraged to attend the non-mandatory Pre-bid Conference Call at 2:00pm, Thursday, August 20,2020.Users may join the Conference Call remotely using the Microsoft Teams Web Application link,OR via the following phone number and conference ID (1-866-606-1179, Conference ID 391377720#). The Bidders are also encouraged to review the information contained in Appendix D­ COVID-19 Contractor Guidance,so that they can discuss any questions they have during the Pre-Bid Conference Call.