Contractor: Limbaugh Construction Co., Inc., Granite City, ILNumber of unsuccessful, responsive bidders:
Amount: An estimated $140,968
Terms: One-time transaction
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, May 30, 2008
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 10:00 AM, Monday, June 16, 2008:
Campus Box 1012
The Board of Trustees of the Southern Illinois University governing Southern Illinois University Edwardsville hereby requests sealed bids to furnish all labor, equipment, tools and materials to furnish and erect steel frame building per plans and specs. Bids will be received from General Contractors only. This is a re-bid for RFQ 8657, which was previously cancelled.
Bidders who have not completed and returned their prequalification statement which is valid for the period January 1, 2008 through December 31, 2008, will be required to prequalify in accordance with the bidding contract provision - Document PQ00250 Prequalification Documents. Firms may verify their prequalification status by contacting Shelly at (618) 650-3265. The prequalification document will be due at the SIUE Purchasing Office a minimum of three days prior to the bid opening. Bids will not be accepted from Contractors who have not submitted and received approval of the SIUE Prequalification Statement.
All questions must be faxed or e-mailed to Shelly Albert, firstname.lastname@example.org, by June 10, 2008, 12:00 noon. Questions submitted after this date will not receive a response. Answers to all questions will be addressed in the form of an addendum and will be sent to all plan holders and plan houses. Questions should not be addressed to any other SIUE representative. If contact of any kind occurs with any other representative, this will be grounds for disqualification.
Contractors submitting bids directly to SIUE must submit a list of potential sub-contractors to Purchasing a minimum of three days prior to the bid opening. Sub-contractor list must be approved by the Purchasing Department. No sub-contractors or supplier listed on SIUE's no bid list, which is not available for publication, will be allowed to work on any SIUE projects.
The successful bidder will be required to comply with all laws, statutes, regulations, ordinances, rulings or enactments of any governmental authority which are applicable to the work or to the project. The successful bidder shall pay prevailing wages and shall utilize equal employment opportunity hiring practices in connection with this project. The University reserves the right to reject any and all bids.
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All responses must include:
- Sealed envelopes containing the bids have the bid number and project title on the envelope.
- Bid security (see complete bid for details).
- A letter from a surety company in substantially the form set forth in the Instructions to Bidders assuring the issuance of the performance and payment bonds.