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CITY OF NEWPORT: Ad For Bids- Ground Storage Reservoir

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 11:20pm

The City of Newport will receive sealed bids at the City Hall, located at 596 7th Avenue, Newport, MN 55055-1345 for the construction of ground storage
reservoir until 10:00 a.m on May 3, 2018. All bids will be publicly opened and read aloud at that time.
A pre-Bid conference will be held at 10:00 a.m., local time on April 26, 2018 at City Hall. Representatives of OWNER and ENGINEER will be present to discuss the Project. Bidders are encouraged to attend and participate in the conference.
The work for which bids are asked includes the following:
Fabrication and construction of a 270,000 gallon welded-steel ground storage reservoir, coatings, appurtenances, yard piping, access driveway and ancillary site work.
8" DIP Watermain & appurtenances 340 LF
12" RCP Storm Sewer & Appurtenances 90 LF
12" Aggregate Base (Class 5) 1200 SY
Turf Establishment 1600 SY
The BIDDING DOCUMENTS may be examined at the offices of MSA
Professional Services, Inc., Rice Lake, Wisconsin; and St. Paul, Minnesota; the City of Newport. Planholders list will be updated interactively on our web address at under Bidding.
Copies of the BIDDING DOCUMENTS are available at You may download the digital plan documents for $20.00 by inputting Quest eBidDoc #5536205 on the website's Project Search page. Please contact at 952-233-1632 or for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with the digital project
No proposal will be accepted unless accompanied by a certified check or bid bond equal to at least 5% of the amount bid, payable to the OWNER as a guarantee that, if the bid is accepted, the bidder will execute and file the proper contract and bond within 15 days after the award of the contract. The certified check or bid bond will be returned to the bidder as soon as the contract is signed, and if after 15 days the bidder shall fail to do so, the certified check or bid bond shall be forfeited to the OWNER as liquidated damages.
No bidder may withdraw his bid within 60 days after the actual date of the opening thereof.
OWNER reserves the right to waive any informalities or to reject any or all bids.
Published by the authority of the City of Newport.
MSA Professional Services, Inc.
60 Plato Blvd. East Suite 140, St. Paul, MN 55107
Jon Herdegen, P.E., P.E.
Project #10316050A
04/11/18 - 04/18/18