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ADVERTISEMENT FOR NOTIFICATION OF BID FOR  BID RELEASE 1 – RE-BID

LINCOLNWOOD PUBLIC LIBRARY – RENOVATIONS LINCOLNWOOD, IL 60712

Gilbane Building Company, Construction Manager, for Lincolnwood Public Library, is receiving bids for the Lincolnwood Public Library Renovations Project. The Lincolnwood Public Library Renovations Project consists of extensive interior renovations with two smaller additions, a new entrance canopy, and site work. The project will be completed over four phases during library operating hours.  Renovations shall include demolition, concrete, general trades, masonry, steel, aluminum entrances & glazing, casework, flooring, painting, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, fire protection, low-voltage, landscaping, and site work. The architect for this project is Product Architecture + Design.

Bid Package:         Description:

BP 03A Cast-in-Place Concrete Work
BP 05A Structural Steel & Miscellaneous Steel
BP 06A General Trades Work
BP 07A Roofing Work
BP 09C Painting Work
BP 32A Landscaping Work

The bid documents will be distributed to pre-qualified bidders on or about Friday, February 5, 2016. Sealed bids are due Friday, February 26, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. local time, at Lincolnwood Public Library located at 4000 West Pratt Avenue, Lincolnwood, IL 60712.

To bid this project, bidders must be pre-qualified by Gilbane Building Company. The prequalification application is to be completed online at www.ibidpro.com. Questions regarding the prequalification application procedure should be directed to Diedrie Hines at 773/695-3551 or dhines@gilbaneco.com.

Bid security in the form of a bid bond in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of the base bid is required from all bidders. Guarantee Bonds in the form of a Performance Bond and Labor and Material Payment Bond in an amount equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the bid will be required from the awarded Bidder.

The work will be done in accordance with the Contract Documents. “FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THIS INVITATION TO BID MAY RESULT IN THE DISQUALIFICATION OF THE BIDDER”.

This contract calls for the construction of a “public work,” within the meaning of the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act, 820 ILCS 130/.01 et seq. (“the Act”).  The Act requires contractors and subcontractors to pay laborers, workers and mechanics performing services on public works projects no less than the “prevailing rate of wages” (hourly cash wages plus fringe benefits) in the county where the work is performed.  For information regarding current prevailing wage rates, please refer to the Illinois Department of Labor’s website at: http://www.illinois.gov/idol/Pages/default.aspx  All contractors and subcontractors rendering services under this contract must comply with all requirements of the Act, including but not limited to, all wage, notice and record keeping duties.

The Lincolnwood Public Library reserves the right to reject any or all bids. All information submitted as part of this process shall be considered public information under the State Freedom of Information Act unless specifically disclosed on the applicable information by the Bidder. Challenges to such exemptions shall be defended solely by the Bidder.

Bidders who are not pre-qualified in accordance with this Advertisement will have their bids returned unopened.