Invitation to Tender – SALT SPRINGS ROAD WATERMAIN EXTENSION

Sealed tenders plainly marked “Salt Springs Road Watermain Extension, Antigonish Co. Nova Scotia” will be received  at the Office of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish   at  285 Beech Hill Rd., Antigonish, N.S., B2G 0B4 (Phone: (902)863-1117) until 2:00 pm on Thursday , July 18th, 2019.

The work generally includes but is not limited to the provision of materials and labour for this watermain extension project located on Salt Springs Road in the Municipality of the County of Antigonish. Work included under this project consists of approximately 960 meters of watermain and includes a pressure boost station, directional drill road crossing, two hydrants, water services, valves and appurtenances.

Tender  Documents may be obtained from Strait Engineering Limited, 298 Reeves St, Unit 9, Port Hawkesbury, Phone (902) 625-3631, or the Office of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish at  285 Beech Hill Rd., Antigonish, N.S., B2G 0B4 (Phone: (902)863-1117) upon  payment of non-refundable fee in the form of a  $40.00 cheque made payable to Strait Engineering Ltd.

Contract Documents may be examined at the Office of the Municipality of the County of Antigonish and Strait Engineering Limited.

Each tender must be accompanied by a certified cheque in the amount of 10 % of the bid amount, or a Bid Bond in the amount of 10 % of the bid amount and a Consent of Surety for the required fifty percent (50%) Performance Bond and fifty percent (50%) Labour and Materials Bond. In lieu of bonding the Municipality will accept a certified cheque in the amount of 20% of the bid amount as project securities.

The Municipality of the County of Antigonish reserves the right to reject any or all tenders, not necessarily accept the lowest tender, or to accept any tender which it may consider to be in the best interest of the Municipality. The Municipality also reserves the right to waive formality, informality or technicality in any tender.

Mr. Daryl Myers – Director of Public Works