Celeste Circle Lift Station

Status

Accepting Bids

Prebid Date7/28/22 2:00pm

Bid Date8/24/22 2:00pm

Company & Contacts

Freese and Nichols, Inc.

Krista Paredes   919-463-7308

INVITATION TO BID
Project: Celeste Circle Lift Station
City Project No.: 16889
FNI Project No.: DRM19746

Owner: 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) 560-4381 ext. 35568

The City of Durham will open sealed formal Bids submitted by qualified Bidders at 2:00 PM,
Wednesday, August 24, 2022 for Contract 16889, Project: Celeste Circle Lift Station at the North
Durham Water Reclamation Facility Training Room, 1900 E. Club Blvd, Durham, North Carolina, 27704.
The Project involves the construction of a new 2.96 MGD Celeste Circle Lift Station, and all
associated appurtenances, demolition of the existing structure and utilities located on the
proposed lift station site, decommissioning of the existing lift station located at 6000 George
King Rd, and abandonment of the existing force main and gravity sewer downstream of the connection
point, and any incidentals required for the completion of the work.

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

Beginning 9:00 AM, Tuesday, July 5, 2022 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 one hundred dollars ($100.00) plus sales tax and delivery for hard copies and
digital copies, or seventy-five dollars ($75.00) 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 indicating 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 2:00 PM, Thursday,
July 28, 2022. Users may join the Conference Call remotely by either:
• Joining via Microsoft Teams desktop client by entering this URL in a web browser:
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• Joining via phone:
o Phone Number: (866) 606-1179, 281619847#
o Phone Conference ID: 281 619 847#