ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS
Sealed proposals from approved Pre-qualified General Contractors (only) will be received until 3:00 pm by Nash County Public Schools on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, in the NCPS Auditorium at 930 Eastern Avenue, Nashville, NC 27856 for the construction of the “New Facility for Replacement Elementary School” at which time and place bids will be opened and read.
An open Pre-Bid Meeting will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 2021, at 2:00 pm at the project site, located at the existing Red Oak Elementary School, 5603 Red Oak Road, Red Oak, NC 27868. This meeting will address project specific issue, questions, bidding procedures and bid forms.
This meeting is also to identify preferred brand alternates and their performance standards that the Owner will consider for this approval on this project. In accordance with General Statute GS 133-3, specifications may list one or more preferred brand(s) as an alternate to the base bid in limited circumstances. Specifications containing a preferred brand alternate under this section must identify the performance standards that support the preference. Performance standards for the preference must be approved in advance by the Owner in an open meeting. Any alternate approved by the Owner shall be approved only where (a) the preferred alternate will provide cost savings, maintain, or improve the functioning of any process or system affected by the preferred item or items, or both, and (b) a justification identifying these criteria is made available in writing to the public.
In accordance with GS133-3, the following preferred brand items are being considered as Alternates for this project:
ALT PB- 1 Daikin VRV System Equipment
ALT PB- 2 Square D Panels
ALT PB- 3 Stanley Closers
Complete plans and specifications for this project are available free of charge for digital download, or for a $500.00 (refundable) plan deposit made by cash or certified check for hard copies. Either format can be obtained from Oakley Collier Architects, PA at 109 Candlewood Road, Rocky Mount, NC 27804 during normal office hours after January 21, 2021.
The Owner reserves the unqualified right to reject any and all proposals.
Nash County Public Schools
930 Eastern Avenue
Nashville, NC 27856
Oakley Collier Architects, PA
109 Candlewood Road
Rocky Mount, NC 27804