NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Completed bids shall be submitted to the City of Cumberland’s online solicitation website, until but not after 2:00 p.m., local time, on 12/20/2023. All bids will be virtually released at 2:30 p.m. on that date and available to view on the website. Released bid information does not constitute any award has been made.
ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR
WFP MEMBRANE FILTRATION BUILDING CITY PROJECT NO. 2023-20-WFP
This project includes:
Providing preliminary engineering services for the design a new membrane filtration building at the City’s Water Filtration Plant (WFP) located in Bedford, Pennsylvania. The City currently uses conventional filtration in a building that has been renovated since being originally commissioned in 1913. The facility is currently permitted to provide 15 MGD to the City’s water customers though they typically average between 4MGD and 6MGD.
The awarded firm shall review existing operations and provide recommendations to build a new membrane filtration building within the wastershed at the WFP. The awarded firm shall generate a Preliminary Engineering Report (PER) that outlines the existing conditions and recommendations for a new filtration plant.
A "MANDATORY PREBID SESSION” for the purpose of answering or obtaining answers to questions of parties interested in performing the work, relative to construction details, will be conducted at 10:00
a.m. on 11/29/2023. All parties that have requested a copy of the Contract Documents will receive the link to the teleconference 24 hours prior to the session starting.
The Mayor and City Council reserve the right to waive any technicalities and to reject any or all bids, and to accept any or all proposals which in their judgment is to the best interest of the City.
An electronic copy of the Contract Documents may be obtained from the City of Cumberland online solicitation website, https://www.beaconbid.com/solicitations/city-of-cumberland/.
The City of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
NOTE TO ALL BIDDERS
If your Proposal Guaranty is being mailed, please send to 57 N. Liberty Street, Cumberland, MD 21502. Guaranties need not arrive prior to bids being due, so long as proper proof of guaranty is provided with the completed online bid submission.
MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL OF CUMBERLAND
/s/ Allison Layton CITY CLERK