ADVERTISEMENT AND NOTICE TO BIDDERS
The City of Ogdensburg hereby gives notice that sealed bids will be received by the Office of the City Comptroller for the following project:
City of Ogdensburg – Water Intake Pipe Cleaning & Clearing
Monroe Avenue, Ogdensburg, NY 13669
The work to be performed or executed under these specifications consists of materials, equipment, tools, labor, and incidentals as required by the contract documents to complete the work listed with this request and generally described as follows:
The project generally is the cleaning and clearing of a 36” diameter water intake pipe covering the span from the grate in the St. Lawrence River to the pump station. The pipe is approximately 520 feet in length with the inflow located approximately 25 feet below the water surface. The project will require work be performed underwater.
See project Scope of Work for a more complete description.
All questions regarding this Request for Bids should be directed to the City of Ogdensburg Department of Public Works Director, Shane Brown at 315-393-2010 or via email at . Interpretations or clarifications considered necessary in response to such questions will be issued by Addenda and posted on the website with the bid documents. Questions received less than ten (10) days prior to the date of the opening of Bids may not be answered.
Proposals will be received at the Office of the Comptroller until 2:00 P.M. on the 22th day of July, 2022. They shall be publicly opened and read aloud in the City Council Chambers at that time. Proposals received after that time will not be accepted.
Bidding and contract documents may be examined and obtained from the City’s web site:
There will be a pre-bid walkthrough at 10 am on Tuesday July 12, 2022. Interested bidders can meet with City officials at the site to ask questions regarding this project.
The City reserves the right to reject or accept any or all bids if, in its opinion, the best interest of the City will thereby be promoted and to waive any informalities or defects in such bids before or after opening.
No bidder may withdraw his bid within 60 days after the date of the opening of bids.
The City of Ogdensburg encourages Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses to bid and/or subcontract in this project. The City of Ogdensburg has been and will continue to be an equal opportunity organization. All qualified Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (MWBE) suppliers, contractors and/or businesses will be afforded equal opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, sexual preference or Vietnam Era Veterans status.
The Fall of 2021 video inspection of the water intake pipe is available (click here).
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