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DISCLAIMER REGARDING PROJECT BID
is a free service
Town of Canton (“Town”)
review and download
of project bid documents.
This site is the only site for prospective bidders
digital copies of official Town bid documents.
The Town does not
warrant, represent, or
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bid documents and/or information
third party source.
The Town is not responsible for any
including, but not limited to,
arising from errors, inaccuracies or
in any third party bid
that the information contained on
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change over time and
without notice to prospective
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each prospective bidder to check this website on a DAILY
basis through the close of
bids for any applicable addenda or
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download and print
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to verify the completeness
of their printed bid
documents before submitting a bid
and accompanying executed
Sealed bids for Contract No. 18-006D,
“Old Shepard Street Dam Repairs, Canton, MA”, shall be
received in the Department of Public Works Administration/Engineering Office in the Lower Level of the Town Hall at 801 Washington Street, Canton, MA 02021 until 11:00A.M. Local Time on April 27, 2018 at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud in the Salah Meeting Room, 2nd Floor of the Town of Canton, Town Hall.
The base bid work consists of the work summarized in Section 01010,
Summary of Work as
shown on the drawings and as described herein.
Project schedule is as follows:
April 11, 2018 10 AM Pre-Bid Meeting at Town Hall, 801 Washington St., Canton
April 18, 2018 Last day Town will receive bidder questions
April 27, 2018 Bids due 11 AM
May 17, 2018 Notice of Award
May 24, 2018 Executed contract due from contractor
May 25, 2018 Anticipated Notice to Proceed
Contract Documents are available on the Town of Canton website under Bid Requests.
this contract are subject to the provisions of MGL. Chp. 30, Section 39M.
Each bid shall be accompanied by a bid security in the amount of five percent of the value of
bid in the form described in the Instructions to Bidders, Section 00100.
A performance bond and payment bond each in the amount of 100 percent of the contract price
will be required in the form described in the Instructions to Bidders.
Every bid bond, every performance bond and every payment bond issued for any construction
work in the Commonwealth shall be the bond of a surety company organized pursuant to
Section 105 of Chapter 175 or a surety company authorized to do business in the
Commonwealth under the
provisions of Section 106 of said Chapter 175 and be approved by
U.S. Department of Treasury and acceptable as sureties and reinsurers on federal bonds
under title 31 of the United States Code, Sections 9304 to 9308.
No bidder may withdraw his bid within 30 days (Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays
excluded) after the actual date of the opening thereof.
There is a pre-bid meeting to answer any questions or concerns at the Salah Meeting Room, 2ndFloor of the Town of Canton, Town Hall, 801 Washington Street, Canton, MA 02021, at 10:00AM local
on April 11, 2018. Following this meeting, a site visit will be made to
view the Dam. Contractors are encouraged to attend.
Minimum Wage Rates as determined by the Commissioner of Department of Labor and
under the provision of the Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 149, Sections 26 to27G, and by the Secretary of Labor, under the Provisions of the Code of Federal Regulations,
amended, apply to
this project. It is the responsibility of the contractor, before bid opening, to request if necessary, any additional information on Minimum Wage Rates for those tradespeople who may be employed for the proposed work under this contract.
Each bid shall be accompanied by submission of qualifications to perform the work as bid
all the requirements of the plans and specifications. (See Section 00301 for form).Each bid shall be accompanied by a preliminary construction sequence and schedule (See Section 00301).
Materials and supplies used or incorporated in the performance of this contract are exempt from
The bidding and award of the Contract shall
be in full compliance with Section 39Minclusive of
Chapter 30 of the General Laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as last
The Owner reserves the right to waive any formality, informality, procedural or other, and to
reject any and all bids. A bid that includes, for any item, a unit cost that is abnormally low or high may be rejected as unbalanced. The Owner also reserves the right to accept
any bid deemed to be best for the
interest of the Town of Canton, MA Department of Public Works.