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April 18, 2013

Water Treatment Facility Improvements

Water Treatment Facility Improvements

Fulda, MN

RECEIPT AND OPENING OF PROPOSALS: Sealed proposals for the work described below will be received by the Clerk-Treasurer at the City Hall; City of Fulda; 102 3rd Street NE; Fulda, MN 56131 until 10:00 a.m. on May 3, 2013, at which time the bids will be opened and publicly read.

DESCRIPTION OF WORK: The work includes the following:

A. Rehab existing steel gravity filter with new underdrains, backwash troughs, paint and media.

B. Rehab existing aerator

C. Furnish and install new airwash blower and air compressor

D. Furnish and install new controls and MCC equipment

E. Furnish and install two (2) new vertical turbine pumps

F. Miscellaneous piping and valve replacement.

COMPLETION OF WORK: All work under the Contract must be substantially complete within fifty (50) days calendar days after receipt of the Notice to Proceed.

MINIMUM CONTRACTOR QUALIFICATIONS: The Bidder shall have experience as a General Contractor in the successful completion of at least three municipal water or wastewater treatment plants within the last five (5) years.

OBTAINING CONTRACT DOCUMENTS AND BIDDING REQUIREMENTS: Plans and specifications and all contract documents may be obtained at the office of Bolton & Menk, Inc., 1960 Premier Drive, Mankato, MN 56001, upon payment of $60.00, (includes sales tax); non-refundable, for each full set of specifications and accompanying drawings. Additional shipping charges will apply for delivery to any address not within the lower 48 states. Complete digital project bidding documents are available at You may view the digital plan documents for free by entering Quest project #2591655 on the website’s Project Search page. Documents may be downloaded for $20.00. Please contact at 952 233 1632 or for assistance in free membership registration, downloading, and working with this digital project information.

A copy of the plans and specifications may be inspected at the following locations:

- Office of Bolton & Menk, Inc., 1960 Premier Drive, Mankato, MN 56001.

- Mankato Builders Exchange, 75 Navaho Ave., Suite 1, Mankato, MN 56001.

PLANHOLDERS LIST, ADDENDA AND BID TABULATION: The planholders list, addenda and bid tabulation will be available on-line at

Bids will be received on a lump sum basis.

BID SECURITY: A certified check or a Bid Bond satisfactory to the City of Fulda, in the amount of not less than 5 percent of the total Bid price submitted must accompany each Bid.


This project is being funded by the City of Fulda. The project is not subject to the provisions of Little Davis-Bacon Act.

PERFORMANCE AND PAYMENT BONDS: The successful Bidder will be required to furnish a Performance Bond and Labor and Materials Payment Bond each in the amount of the Contract.

The Bid, Agreement, and Bonds shall be conditioned upon compliance with all provisions of the Bid Documents.

PROJECT ADMINISTRATION: All questions relative to this project prior to the opening of bids shall be directed to the Engineer/Manager for the project. It shall be understood, however, that no specification interpretations will be made by telephone.

Address inquiries to:

Bolton & Menk Inc.

Attn: John Graupman

1960 Premier Drive

Mankato, MN 56001

Tel: 507-625-4171 Ext. 2312

Fax: 507-625-4177


OWNER'S RIGHTS RESERVED: The OWNER reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any informality in a bid, and to make awards in the interest of the OWNER.

Date: April 8, 2013

Owner: City of Fulda


Michelle Baumhoefner

Clerk-Treasurer 4-10,17

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