ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
ONONDAGA COUNTY BID REFERENCE NO. ONGOV-011-24
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS FOR RENOVATIONS TO
WHITNEY APPLIED TECHNOLOGY CENTER – PHASE 2 ONONDAGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE
CONTRACT 1 – GENERAL CONSTRUCTION
CONTRACT 2 – PLUMBING
CONTRACT 3 - MECHANICAL
CONTRACT 4 - ELECTRICAL
Sealed bids for the construction of the RENOVATIONS TO WHITNEY APPLIED TECHNOLOGY CENTER – PHASE 2, located at 4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse New York 13215 will be received at the office of the Onondaga County Purchasing Director, 13th floor, John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 421 Montgomery Street, Syracuse, New York, until 2:00 PM Local Time, on February 28, 2024, and there at said office, at said time, publicly opened and read aloud. Bids must be on a lump sum basis.
The project will consist of addition/renovation in the area of the former bookstore, machine lab and atrium at the Whitney Applied Technology Center at Onondaga Community College. The spaces will be renovated into a simulated clean room, machine lab, welding room and other student spaces. Work area in the existing first floor is 15,700sf and second floor is 14,000sf including 3,000 sf of a second floor addition above the existing machine lab. The renovation work is a level 2 alteration, including but not limited to architectural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection and site work. Work also includes a new elevated concrete deck floor with supporting steel structure built within the existing double height space of the current machine lab as well as modification of existing footers, and other work indicated in the contract documents. New stair scope is also included. This work is Phase 2 of a two phase project, this bid package is spilt between Phase 2A and Phase 2B. The goal is to start Phase 2A work as soon as possible and Phase 2B work soon after. Phase 1 was bid separately, and some work will be being finalized when Phase 2 work begins.
Bids are requested for the following Prime Contract:
Contract GC -1 General Construction Contractor
Contract PC -1 Plumbing Contractor
Contract MC – 1 Mechanical Contractor
Contract EC-1 Electrical Contractor
Contract Documents may be examined at no expense at the Onondaga County John H. Mulroy Civic Center, 421 Montgomery St, Syracuse, NY 13202 on the 13th floor, Div. of Purchase; Onondaga Community College Facilities Department, 4585 W Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse NY 13215 ; Syracuse Builders Ex- change, 6563 Ridings Rd, Syracuse, NY 13206; Empire State Bid Net Direct, https://www.bidnetdirect.com/new- york , and Syracuse Blue Print Company, https://syracuseblueprintplanroom.com.
Electronic format Contract Documents may be obtained from Syracuse Blue Print Company 825 E. Genesee Street, Syracuse, New York, 13210, at 315-476-4084. Electronic download cost is $25. Printed copies are at the bidder’s expense. Additional charges for delivery and shipping. All bidders are requested to register with Syracuse Blue Print Company to ensure receipt of any addenda.
Pre-bid walk through will be held at 4585 West Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse New York 13215, the former Barnes Noble Bookstore off Whitney Atrium at Whitney Applied Technology Center on January 31, 2024 at 1:00 p.m, local time to review the specific requirements of this project. All prospective bidders are strongly encouraged to attend.
Bidders are informed that this project is being progressed by the Onondaga Community College Facilities Department. This project will be subject to NYS prevailing wage. Contractor to provide the following: MWBE Utilization plan, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy Statement, Workforce Employment Utilization Re- port, Apprenticeship Program, and Minority and Women Business Enterprise Utilization Goals: MBE Utilization Goal of 18% and WBE Utilization Goal of 12%.
Each bid must be accompanied by a Bid Security Deposit in the amount of five percent (5%) of the total amount of the bid. Bid security must be in the form of a bid bond or certified/ bank check, made payable to The County of Onondaga. Bids with inadequate bid security will be declared informal.
The Owner reserves the right to waive any bid informalities or to reject any or all bids.
ONONDAGA COUNTY, NEW YORK
BY: _ Daniel Hammer, Director,
Onondaga County Division of Purchase