City of Monticello
ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
FIBERNET MONTICELLO TOWER 909 GOLF COURSE ROAD, MONTICELLO, MN
FOR THE CITY OF
WRIGHT COUNTY, MINNESOTA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received by the City of Monticello at the office of the City Administrator until 10:30 a.m. CST, Monday, January 6, 2014, at the Monticello City Hall located at 505 Walnut Street, Suite 1 and will be publicly opened and read at said time and place by representatives of the City of Monticello. Said proposals for the furnishing of all labor and materials for the construction, complete in-place, of the following approximate quantities:
199 Monopole tower to include:
All metal hot dip galvanized.
Tower design to meet basic wind speed for Wright County, MN with radial ice load in accordance with current ANSI/EIA/TIA-222 revision.
No reduction in wind speed when ice is applied.
Full foundation design utilizing attached Soil Borings and Geotechnical Report.
Complete tower steel and hardware.
Anchor bolts and templates.
Cable type safety climbing device with full body harness.
Construction step bolts.
Collar type dish mounts for listed elevations.
Full Motorola R56 compliant Tower ground grid design, including tails to fencing.
P.E. stamped tower and foundation design and drawings for City review and approval.
Furnish and install silt fence prior to installation. Contractor shall coordinate with the City.
Furnish and install rock construction entrance, as required. Contractor shall coordinate ingress and egress with the City.
Concrete testing reports will be provided by the City by an independent testing firm.
Contractor to provide inspection procedures for foundation rebar cage and tower steel installation.
Contractor to provide as-builts drawings of foundation and ground grid to City.
Contractor shall remove and dispose of excess soils generated from construction.
The base configuration will be bid in these formats:
1. Complete turnkey implementation to include tower and erection.
2. Tower only
3. Erection only
In addition to the formats above, the bidder is to submit bids based one, two and three Wireless carriers loading on the tower as specified in the bid documents.
Tower construction to be completed by March 31, 2014.
The bids must be submitted on the bid form provided in accordance with the Contract Documents, Plans, and Specifications as prepared by Ulteig Engineers, Inc., 4285 Lexington Avenue North, St. Paul, MN 55126, which are on file with the City Administrator of Monticello in electronic format and may be obtained in person or via email at the office of the City Administrator.
Bids will only be accepted from Contractors who obtain digital Bidding Documents as specified above.
No bids will be considered unless sealed and filed with the City Administrator of Monticello and accompanied by a cash deposit, cashiers check, or certified check, or bid bond made payable to the City of Monticello for five percent (5%) of the amount bid, to be forfeited as liquidated damages in the event that the bid be accepted and the bidder fail to enter promptly into a written contract and furnish the required bond.
No bids may be withdrawn for a period of ninety (90) days from the date of opening of bids. The City of Monticello reserves the right to reject any or all bids.
DATED: December 9, 2013
BY ORDER OF THE CITY COUNCIL
s/s Jeff ONeill
PUBLISHED IN THE: Monticello Times December 12, 2013
12/12/13, Fibernet Monticello Tower AFB