ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS FOR RENOVATIONS TO WHITNEY APPLIED
TECHNOLOGY CENTER – PHASE 1 ONONDAGA COMMUNITY COLLEGE
CONTRACT 1 – GENERAL
CONTRACT 2 – ELECTRICAL
ONONDAGA COUNTY BID REFERENCE NO. ONGOV-099-23
Sealed bids for the construction of the RENOVATIONS TO WHITNEY APPLIED TECHNOLOGY CENTER – PHASE 1, 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 August 17, 2023, 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 existing bookstore at the Whitney Applied Technology Center at Onondaga Community College: Work area in the existing first floor is 5,200sf and added second floor 4,750sf. The renovation work is a level 2 alteration, including but not limited to, demolition of existing architectural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing for a new 2 story freight/passenger elevator with masonry shaft and new elevated concrete deck floor with supporting steel structure built within the existing double height space as well as modification of existing footers, and other work indicated in the contract documents.
Bids are requested for the following Prime Contract:
· Contract GC -1 General Construction 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 the location at the address location, the former Barnes Noble Bookstore off Whitney Atrium at Whitney Applied Technology Center on August 2, 2023 at 2:00 PM to review the specific requirements of this project. All prospective bidders are strongly encouraged to attend.
Questions or inquiries should be submitted no later than August 7, 2023 and be directed in writing to the Div. of Purchase, Bernard Mahoney, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
Daniel Hammer, Director
Onondaga County Division of Purchase