City of Raleigh - EMJ WTP Sludge Thickener No. 4 Improvements


Bidding Closed

Prebid Date2/19/19 2:00 pm

Bid Date3/5/19 2:00 pm

Company & Contacts

Freese and Nichols, Inc.

Lee Williams   9842012735

Separate sealed Bids will be received until 2:00 PM, Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at One Exchange
Plaza, Suite 620, Conference Room 1, Raleigh, NC 27601, at which time and place bids will be
publicly opened and read aloud for the construction of E. M. Johnson Water Treatment Plant – Sludge
Thickener No. 4 Improvements.

After Bids are opened, the Owner shall evaluate them in accordance with the methods and criteria
set forth in the Instructions to Bidders. The Owner/City Council reserves the right to waive any
informality or to reject any or all Bids. Unless all Bids are rejected, Award will be made to the lowest responsible Bidder, taking into consideration quality, performance and the time specified in
the proposals for the performance of the Contract.

A Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting and Site Visit will be held at 2:00 PM, February 19, 2019 at the E.
M. Johnson Water Treatment Plant Training Facility, 10301 Falls of the Neuse Road, Raleigh, NC

The Project consists of the following major items:

Construction of new Sludge Thickener No. 4 and associated piping. Modifications to the Sludge
Thickener Splitter Box.
Addition of 1 new thickened sludge pump and replacement of 3 existing pumps. Associated electrical and SCADA upgrades.
Modifications to recycle piping and filtrate piping at Thickener Building. Renovation of old chemical feed building into an operator break room.

Bidding Documents may be examined at Engineer’s office (Freese and Nichols, Inc., 1017 Main
Campus Drive, Suite 1200, Raleigh NC, 27606) and at the following plan rooms:

Carolinas AGC, Inc., Charlotte, NC through iSQFT at
Hispanic Contractor’s Association Carolinas (HCAC), Charlotte, NC through iSQFT at
Dodge Plan Room at
N.C. Institute of Minority Economic Development, Inc. at
Raleigh-Durham Minority Business Development Center, Raleigh, NC

Copies of the Bidding Documents may be reviewed online and purchased from Accent Imaging at 8121
Brownleigh Drive, Raleigh, NC 27617, 919-782-3332, or at A hard copy may be purchased for a non-refundable fee of one hundred fifty dollars ($150.00) plus sales tax and
shipping. An electronic copy may be purchased for a non-refundable fee of seventy five dollars ($75.00). Documents must be purchased through Accent Imaging, and bids will only be accepted from companies listed on the official bidders list to be maintained by Accent Imaging.