BEMIDJI PIONEER QUESTCDN.COM CITY OF BEMIDJI 1351 5th Street NW Bemidji, MN 56601 SECTION 00 11 13 ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS Water Treatment Plant – Phase 2 City Project No. 21-05 Sealed Bids for furnishing the necessary labor, materials, and equipment for the construction of the Water Treatment Plant - Phase 2. The project generally consists of construction of addition to the existing Near Term Water Treatment Plant (Phase 1), installation of iron and manganese treatment system and granular activated carbon (GAC) system, and connection to existing process piping and chemical treatment. The work also includes miscellaneous building upgrades at existing Wellhouse Buildings 3, 4, 5/6, and 7. The Project includes the following Work: • Construct addition to the existing Near-Term Water Treatment Plant (Phase 1) with cast-in-place concrete foundations, floor slab, and precast building panel structure. • Provide GAC treatment system and media. • Provide iron and manganese treatment system and media. • Provide chemical feed process equipment (fluoride, chloride, and orthophosphate). • Provide modifications to existing sodium permanganate chemical feed system. • Install cast-in-place filter backwash and sanitary tanks. • Provide process piping, valves, and appurtenances. • Provide building HVAC systems. • Provide lighting and building and process electrical system. • Provide painting and special coatings. • Provide office, conference room, storage room, mechanical room, bathrooms, shower room, shop, and garage as described in the Bidding Documents. • Demolish Existing Water Treatment Facility. • Construct site access including bituminous and concrete pavement. • Provide site utilities, landscaping, vegetation establishment, and site restoration. • Erosion and sediment control. • Start up the entire constructed Project. • Construct Wellhouse Upgrades at Wellhouses 3, 4, 5/6, and 7, including roof replacement, building patching, mechanical (HVAC and plumbing) systems, controls system hardware, and control and communication systems and equipment. • Miscellaneous and incidental work as described in the Bidding Documents. Digital copies of the Bidding Documents are available at for a fee of $50.00. The documents may be downloaded by selecting this project from the “Browse Projects” page or by entering eBid-Doc #8196988 on the “Search Projects” page. For assistance and free membership registration, contact QuestCDN at 952-233-1632 or Copies of the Bidding Documents may be examined at the Bemidji Public Works Facility, 1351 5th Street NW, Bemidji, Minnesota, 56601. Copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained at the Bemidji Public Works Facility for a nonrefundable cost of $100.00 per set, and an additional $10.00 charge per set if mailed. Requests for mailed copies shall be made to Sam Anderson, Assistant City Engineer 218-333-1856, A non-mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at 1:00 p.m. local time on May 24, 2022, electronically over Microsoft Teams. Bidders may request a site visit to the Water Treatment Plant Site by contacting Todd Anderson at 218-333-1854. Bids will be received at the Bemidji Public Works Facility until 1:00 p.m. local time on Thursday, June 9, 2022. Bids will be opened and read publicly. Bids shall be made on the forms attached to and made a part of the proposed contract documents, in conformance with the Instructions to Bidders, and Bids shall be addressed and submitted to: Craig Gray Director of Public Works/City Engineer City of Bemidji 1351 5th Street NW Bemidji, Minnesota 56601 and endorsed with: (Name of Bidder) City Project 21-05 Water Treatment Plant - Phase 2 Each Bid shall be accompanied by all forms listed in the Instructions to Bidders and a certified check or bid bond payable to the City of Bemidji in the amount of 5-percent, as a guarantee that Bidder will enter into an Agreement with Buyer, in accordance with the terms of the Project Manual, in the event that Bidder is selected by Buyer to furnish the Goods and Special Services. No Bids may be withdrawn for a period of sixty (60) days from the date of opening of Bids. Buyer reserves the right to accept any Bid, or to reject any or all Bids. (May 11 & 18, 2022) 62189