Emergency Electrical Repairs and Related Work

Titled, sealed bids will be received in the Campus Police Office, Room 1215, 708-596-2000 ext. 2235, at South Suburban College, 15800 S. State Street, South Holland, IL  60473, Door #3 up to the hour of 5:00 PM April 23, 2020 for the following work: Emergency Electrical Repairs and Related Work for SOUTH SUBURBAN COLLEGE. Bids will be opened at 10:00 AM on April 24, 2020 in a virtual bid opening.  To register visit www.ssc.edu/purchasing.  Work will be let under one prime contract, to the lowest responsible bidder.  Plans and Specifications may be obtained on or after April 13, 2020, at the office of the Architect, PLANERA ARCHITECTS 18225 Morris Avenue, Homewood, Illinois, 60430. Contractors wishing to submit proposal are advised to contact the architect prior to picking up plan and specifications.  Further, all questions regarding the Plans and Specifications should be provided to the architect prior to the Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting.  The architect may be contacted at 708-747-3600. ALL BIDDERS MUST BE PRE-QUALIFIED.  If not pre-qualified, complete A.I.A. Document A-305 (Contractors Qualification Statement) for consideration before picking up Plans & Specifications.  A 10% Bid Bond will be required of all bidders.  A 100% Performance Bond and a Labor/Material Bond will be required of the successful bidder, written by a Surety approved by the Owner.  Each bid must be accompanied by a bid bond for an amount not less than ten percent (10%) of the total amount of the bid, as a guarantee that the bidder, if awarded the Contract, will furnish a satisfactory performance and payment bond, execute the Contract and proceed with the work.  Upon failure to do so, the bidder shall forfeit the amount deposited as liquidated damages and no mistakes or errors on the part of the bidder shall excuse the bidder or entitle him to a return of the aforementioned amount.  A Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting will be held virtually on April 16, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.  To register visit www.ssc.edu/purchasing.  The scope of the project will be detailed and questions will be answered.  Onsite inspections will be done by appointment only beginning April 17, 2020 and concluding April 20, 2020.  On site inspections will limit the number of participants and contractors must provide their own personal protective equipment.  Bidders will examine the plans and specifications and the location in which said work is to be done and judge for themselves all the circumstances and surrounding conditions affecting the cost and nature of the work, and all bids will be presumed to be based on such examination, familiarity and judgment.  Compliance with all requirements of the laws of the State of Illinois shall be mandatory.  These requirements shall include, but are not limited to, payment of the prevailing wage including fringe benefits for labor on the work to be done, the provisions of all State of Illinois and federal laws concerning public works projects, the State of Illinois Human Rights Act, and the regulations of the Illinois Human Rights Commission.  The Board of Trustees, Community College District #510, South Holland, Illinois, reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids and award the bid in the manner that best serves the interests of the Owner.

Register to Participate:

Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting – April 16, 2020 @ 10 AM

Bid Opening – April 24, 2020 @ 10 AM