Notice to Bidders - Construction of Splash Pad at Milton Votee Park
|Date:||August 11, 2017|
TOWNSHIP OF TEANECK
COUNTY OF BERGEN, NEW JERSEY
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Sealed bids will be received, opened and read aloud by the Township Engineer in the Township of Teaneck, Municipal Building, Council Chambers, 818 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666 in the County of Bergen and State of New Jersey on September 12th, 2017 at 1 PM prevailing time for:
CONSTRUCTION OF SPLASH PAD AT MILTON VOTEE PARK
TOWNSHIP OF TEANECK
BERGEN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY
The work to be performed under this contract includes the following:
The construction of a Splash pad with concrete pad, installation of aquatic play equipment & recirculation system, utilities, chain link fencing and concrete walk.
Principal items of work in the project include:
- 1 LS Aquatic Play Equipment
- 1 LS Recirculation system
Specifications, drawings and proposal forms are on file at the office of the Township Engineer, 818 Teaneck Road, New Jersey 07666 (201-837-1600 X 1729), between the hours of 8 am to 5pm Monday thru Friday and will be furnished upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $125.00. Checks are to be made payable to Fastech Consulting Engineers.
Each bid must be made upon the prescribed forms, furnished with the Contract Drawings and Specifications, Including the non-collusion affidavit and ownership statement compliance form and must be accompanied by a bid security in the form of a certified check, cashier's check, or Bid Bond of not less than ten (10%) percent of the bid amount and, not to exceed $20,000.00. Such checks and Bonds shall be drawn to the order of the Township of Teaneck and will be held as a Guarantee that in the event the Bid is accepted and a Contract awarded to the bidder, the Contract shall be duly executed and its performance properly secured. In default thereof, the bid security will be forfeited to the aforesaid Owner as liquidated damages. Bids shall also include a Consent of Surety obligating the issuing surety to provide the bidder, if awarded a contract for the Project, with performance and payment bonds as required by the Project Specifications. The successful bidder shall furnish and deliver to the Owner a performance bond and a payment bond, each in the amount of 100 percent of the accepted bid amount as security for the faithful performance and payment of the Contract. Further, the successful bidder must furnish the policies and Certificates of insurance required by the Contract. In the case of corporations not chartered in New Jersey, the bidder must be able to establish by proper certificate that such corporation is authorized to do business in the State of New Jersey.
Bids will be accepted in the following ways:
- Bids will be received at the hour and on the date specified above. Bids submitted at this time shall be addressed to Farah Gilani, Teaneck Township Engineer, C/O Township Clerk, Township of Teaneck 818 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, New Jersey and shall satisfy all previously mentioned requirements.
- Bids can be mailed: All mailed bids shall be addressed to Farah Gilani, Teaneck Township Engineer, C/O Township Clerk and clearly marked on the outside of the envelope:
“SPLASH PAD AT MILTON VOTEE PARK"
All mailed bids shall be mailed employing a formal mail receipt procedure such as Certified Return Receipt and shall also satisfy all of the above requirements.
- Bids can be hand delivered prior to the date or hour specified. In this case, the bids shall be delivered to Farah Gilani, Teaneck Township Engineer, C/O Township Clerk, Township of Teaneck 818 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, New Jersey and shall also satisfy all of the above requirements
It is the Bidder’s responsibility to make sure that the bid is submitted on time and to the proper location
The work shall be completed within 60 consecutive calendar days from the execution of the contract.
“Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A 10:5-31 et. seq., and N.J.A.C. 17:27, Executive Order 11246 regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, and Chapter 33, Laws 1977 regarding disclosure of Partners and Stockholders.”
The successful bidder will be required to comply with all provisions of prevailing wage rates as determined by the New Jersey Department of Labor.
All bids shall be irrevocable, not subject to withdrawal and shall stand available for a period of sixty (60) days except as may be permitted by N.J.S.A. 40A:11-23.3.
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 34:11-56.50, et. seq., Bidders and their subcontractors are required to be registered with the New Jersey Department of Labor and to possess a current certification from said Department indicating compliance at the time of the bidding.
The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all bids, to waive informalities or Irregularities in the bids received as permitted by law, and to accept the bid from the lowest responsible bidder.
Simona Casian-Sirbu, Q.P.A.
Teaneck Purchasing Agent