NOTICE TO BIDDERS
ALLEN COUNTY, OHIO
OFFICE OF THE ALLEN COUNTY ENGINEER
ALL- ML 504-0.30
PID NO. 97432
Sealed bids will be received at the office of the Board of Allen County Commissioners; Court of Appeals Building, 3rd Floor; 204 North Main Street; Lima, Ohio 45801, until 11:00 A.M., December 9, 2016, at which time they will be opened and publicly read aloud. Bids will be for the removal of the superstructure of the Central Avenue Bridge No. ALL-ML 504-0.30, over the Ottawa River in the City of Lima; Allen County, Ohio; the replacement of the said superstructure with a two (2) span, composite prestressed concrete box beam superstructure (spans being 65’-9 1/8” and 66’-5 1/2” with a 18° right forward skew) on re-used and semi-integral modified abutments and reused pier; 30’-0” f/f curb with 5’-0” sidewalks; and construction of all approach work including grading, paving and construction of all necessary drainage facilities. The project length is approximately 230 linear feet. Bids will be accepted only from Contractors who perform at least 50% of the cost of the project and are prequalified for that work with the State of Ohio, Department of Transportation, per Section 102.01 AS MODIFIED HEREIN, of the State of Ohio, Department of Transportation Construction and Material Specifications, dated January 1, 2013. Subcontractors must also be prequalified unless they perform 15% or less of the total bid. Further requirements are listed in the Instructions to Bidders. No contract shall be entered into unless the bidder possesses a valid Certificate of Compliance with Affirmative Action Programs, issued by the State EEO Coordinator, Certification Section, 77 South High Street, 24th Floor, Columbus, Ohio 43215, dated no later than 180 days prior to the fixed bid opening date. Each bidder is required to furnish with its proposal, a Bid Guarantee and Contract Bond in accordance with Section 153.54 and 153.571 of the Ohio Revised Code. Bid security furnished in Bond form, shall be issued by a Surety Company or Corporation licensed in the State of Ohio to provide said surety. Each Proposal must contain the full name of the party or parties submitting the Proposal and all persons interested therein. Each bidder must submit evidence of its experiences on projects of similar size and complexity and a complete listing of all subcontractors to be used. The owner intends and requires that all work embodied in this Proposal, together with all additions will be completed by the Contract Completion Date AUGUST 1ST , 2017. Bidders must comply with the prevailing wage rates on Public Improvements in Allen County, Ohio as issued by the Ohio Department of Commerce, during the life of this Contract. Construction plans, Specifications, and Contract Documents may be obtained at no charge from our website at www.allencountyohengineer.com/projects. These documents may also be obtained from the office of the Allen County Engineer; 1501 N. Sugar Street; Lima, Ohio 45801-3136. There will be a $20.00 charge per bid package, which is non-refundable. Checks should be made payable to the Allen County Engineer.