TAXIWAY J CONSTRUCTION & RUNWAY 18-36 REHABILITATION
FARGO, NORTH DAKOTA
Sealed bids, subject to the conditions contained herein,
will be received by the Municipal Airport Authority,
until 3:00 PM on the 22nd day of May, 2014,
and will be publicly opened and read aloud.
Taxiway J Construction, payment will be made for
mobilization, airport safety control, temporary haul
road, temporary staging area, erosion control,
demolition, earthwork, geotextile fabric, 8” aggregate
base course, 6” econocrete base course, 16” PCC
pavement, joint sawing & sealing, underdrain, storm
sewer, underground storm water storage, taxiway edge
lighting, airfield signs, pavement marking, seeding,
mulching and incidentals.
For Runway 18-36
Rehabilitation, payment will be made for mobilization,
airport safety control and joint seal removal and
Each bid proposal shall be made out
on the form contained within the project specifications
and placed in a sealed bid envelope.
In a separate bid security envelope, the
proposal must contain
a bid bond executed
by a corporation authorized to contract as a surety in
the State of North Dakota in an amount not less than 5%
of the bid amount.
The bid security should be made payable to the
Municipal Airport Authority and must not contain any
conditions either in the body or as an endorsement
bid security shall be forfeited to the Municipal Airport
Authority as liquidated damages in the event the
successful bidder fails, or refuses to, enter into a
contract within fifteen (15) days after the award of
contract and the maintenance of said work, if required,
pursuant to the provisions of this notice and other
The 5% Bid Security of the three lowest bidders will be
retained until the contract is executed, but in no event
longer than 60 days, provided that the Bid Security of
the lowest responsible bidder shall be retained in any
event until the contract is executed and Contractor's
Bonds furnished as herein provided.
No bidder shall, without the consent of the
Municipal Airport Authority, withdraw his bid for a
period of 60 days after the date for the opening
bid of the lowest responsible bidder will be accepted on
or before the expiration of 60 days after the date of
the opening of bids.
The successful bidder will
be required to furnish separate performance and payment
bonds in amounts equal to one hundred percent (100%) of
the contract price, said bonds to be issued by a
responsible surety approved by the Municipal Airport
All bidders are required to have a
North Dakota contractor’s license of the proper class
and the bidder must hold the license at least 10 days
prior to the date of the bid opening.
A copy of the license, or renewal certificate,
shall be included in the bid security envelope.
full listing of the Federal Provisions by which the
bidder must comply, are incorporated by reference and
contained within the advertised specifications.
The Municipal Airport Authority has established a
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) program under
the requirements of the U.S. Department of
Transportation Regulations 49 CFR Part 26 -
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Participation.
Requirements to fulfill the DBE program are
contained within the advertised specifications..
The bidder shall submit the DBE Utilization
Statement and/or DBE Certification of Good Faith Efforts
form within the bid security envelope.
the plans and specifications can be purchased for a
non-refundable fee of $100 at the office of Mead & Hunt,
Inc. located at 8 Seventh Street North, Fargo, ND 58102
or may be downloaded for a fee of $25.00 at
#3227981. Those wishing to download the bidding documents
electronically, do so at their own risk for completeness
of the bidding documents.
The Municipal Airport Authority has the right to
reject any and all bids.
Shawn A. Dobberstein, AAE