The Borough of Perkasie located at 620 West Chestnut Street, Perkasie, PA 18944, will receive sealed bids online until 10:00 A.M., prevailing time on March 23, 2018, at which time and place the bids shall be publicly opened and read aloud for:
Contract 2018-04: MENLO PARK PLAYGROUND EQUIPMENT INSTALLATION PROJECT
This contract involves a base bid for the installation of playground equipment in Menlo Park on W. Park Avenue in Perkasie Borough, including foundation installation. All material, labor, and equipment necessary shall be in accordance with ASTM Standards, ADA Guidelines, CPSC Standards, Borough Standards, etc.
All Bid Documents and solicitation details are available at no cost at PennBid™ www.PennBid.net. Click on the “Solicitations” then “View” tabs. A nominal fee of 0.25% of the bid amount (up to $5,000) is assessed only to bidders awarded contracts.
A pre-Bid conference will be held at 10:00 A.M. local time on March 13, 2018 at Perkasie Borough Hall. Representatives of Owner and Engineer will be present to discuss the Project. Bidders are encouraged to attend and participate in the conference.
Each bid shall be submitted in accordance with Article 15 of the Instructions to Bidders and Document 00 21 13.1 Instructions – Submitting Electronic Bids For This Solicitation and must be accompanied by a Bid Bond or Certified Check for not less than ten percent (10%) of the total of the base bid amount payable to the Borough of Perkasie along with an Agreement of Surety certifying that the required Performance and Payment Bonds will be provided by the Bidder.
The successful Bidder shall be required to furnish proof of insurance and bonds for Performance, Payment, and Maintenance in such form as meets the approval of the Borough of Perkasie and having as security thereon such Surety company or companies as are approved by the Borough of Perkasie. the project is subject to applicable provisions of Act 422, PA Prevailing Wage Act as amended and the prevailing minimum wage rates issued by the PA Dept. of Labor and Industry.
A Bid may be modified or withdrawn by an appropriate document duly executed in the manner that a Bid must be executed and delivered to the place where Bids are to be submitted prior to the date and time for the opening of Bids. Bids may be withdrawn within two (2) business days after the opening of Bids only by the withdrawing Bidder’s strict compliance with 73 P.S. §1602 and any subsequent amendments. No Bidder may withdraw his bid within sixty (60) days after the date set for the opening of the bids, or for such longer period of time that Bidder may agree to in writing upon request of Owner.
The Borough of Perkasie reserves the right to reject any and all bids for any cause whatsoever, to eliminate any item or items from the contract, and to waive any informality in the bids.
Andrea L. Coaxum