INVITATION TO BID
Pursuant to Section 143-129 of the General Statutes of North Carolina, sealed proposals for Gaston County Library Renovations will be received at or before 2:00 PM on Thursday August 26, 2021, Gaston County Main Library, 1555 East Garrison Blvd. Gastonia NC 28054, Main Auditorium at which time sealed bids will be publicly opened.
A pre-bid meeting will be held on Wednesday August 4th at 2:00 pm at Gaston County Main Library, 1555 East Garrison Blvd. Gastonia, NC 28054. All prospective bidders are encouraged to attend. Bidders will be required to comply with all applicable statutes and regulations and those attached to and made a part of the proposal. Prospective bidders may examine the Bidding Documents at the Gaston County Main Library, 1555 East Garrison Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28054 during normal library operating hours or may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the online bidding portal as described below beginning July 26, 2021. Online Procurement and Contracting Documents: Complete plans and specifications for this project can be purchased from NextPlans on or after July 26, 2021. NextPlans will require a username and password to be set up and the only means by which Bid Documents are to be provided is from NextPlans. To become a registered plan holder, you must order a full set of the Bid Documents. For those not familiar with NextPlans and require technical assistance, please contact the NextPlans Support Team at (866) 215-0428. This is not a deposit job and there will be no refund for returned plans. Notification of Addenda, award information, etc. will be sent via email through the NextPlans system and be published for all registered users to view. Bidders are advised that only written responses to questions (responses will be made a part of an addendum) will be considered as modifications to the Contract Documents. Verbal responses are not valid. All questions should be sent in writing via email to Crystal Howard at Little Diversified Architectural Consulting, [email protected] .
All questions should be sent in writing via email:
Little Diversified Architectural Consulting
Email: [email protected]
Gaston County encourages the participation of minority and historically underutilized business enterprises. Gaston County, North Carolina, reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to award the contract in a manner deemed to be in the best interest of Gaston County. All Bidders are hereby notified that they shall comply with the Gaston County Minority Business Enterprise Program. MBE Requirements are included in the specifications.