Friday, October 22, 2021
RETURN TO NOTICES
INVITATION TO BID
Sealed proposals addressed to Mr. Larry McDaniel, Dallas County Park Cities Municipal Utility District, 1811 Regal Row, Dallas, Texas, 75235 for:
DALLAS COUNTY PARK CITIES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
SCADA Server/Workstation Upgrade and HMI Replacement
will be received until October 28, 2021 at 10:00 AM , at the Office of Dallas County Park Cities Municipal Utility District, 1811 Regal Row, Dallas, Texas, 75235, at which time and place the proposals will be publicly opened and read aloud. Any bid received after the time set for opening bids will be returned unopened. Proposals may be modified or withdrawn at any time prior to the time set for opening bids. One non-mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be conducted at the Dallas County Park Cities Municipal Utility District Water Treatment Plant Administration Building, located at 1811 Regal Row, Dallas, Texas, 75235 on October 19, 2021 at 9:00 AM.
The project scope includes, but is not limited to, the following major work items:
1. Provide and install new power wiring to the Admin Building Main Server Rack.
2. Provide, configure, test, install and commission new SCADA servers, NAS devices, workstations, OIT, and PLC components and other appurtenances.
3. Provide installation and virtualization of SCADA software components.
4. Provide all other services including but not limited to O&M document, record drawings, training, warranty, maintenance, post startup services, etc. for a complete operational SCADA system as shown on Specifications and Contract Drawings.
Complete Contract Documents as needed for bidding on the Project may be purchased from the ENGINEER, Gupta & Associates, Inc., Phone (972) 490-7661, at 13717 Neutron Road, Dallas, Texas 75244 at the non-refundable cost of $150 per set for full-size, $75 per set for half-size, $10 per set for CD-ROM drawings with specifications (PDF format), or no cost for an e-mailed PDF set of documents.
A 24-hour notice must be given to the ENGINEER prior to picking up drawings and specifications.
Copies of the Contract Documents have also been provided to: Dodge Data & Analytics, CMD Group, North Texas Construction Report, D/FW Minority Plan Room, Virtual Builder, and AGC/TEXO Plan Room.
DIRECT ALL QUESTIONS REGARDING DISTRIBUTION OR DESIGN of Contract Documents for this project to Bill Dang, Gupta & Associates, Inc., (972-490-7661). Questions by e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org) will be prioritized over those received by other means. Only responses issued via Addenda are binding.
Proposals shall be accompanied by either a Bid Bond or certified check upon a national or state bank in an amount not less than 5% of the total maximum bid price, payable without recourse to Dallas County Park Cities Municipal Utility District as a guarantee that the bidder will, within 10 days after notice of award, enter into a Contract and furnish a Performance Bond and Payment Bond upon the forms provided, each in the amount of 100% of the Contract Price, from a surety licensed to conduct business in Texas and named in the current list of "Surety Companies Acceptable on Federal Bonds" as published in Circular 570 (amended) by the Audit Staff Bureau of Accounts, U.S. Treasury Department. The surety for the Performance Bond and Payment Bond shall have an "A" minimum rating of performance and a financial rating strength of five times the Contract Price, all as stated in the current "Best's Key Rating Guide, Property-Liability." Each Bond shall be accompanied by a "Power of Attorney" authorizing the attorney-in-fact to bind the surety and certified to include the date of the Bond.
Equal Opportunity in Employment – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, handicap, or national origin. Bidders on this work will be required to comply with the President's Executive Order No. 11246, as amended by Executive Order No. 11375, and as supplemented in Department of Labor regulations 41 CFR Part 60.
The District reserves the right to reject any or all bids and accept or reject any formalities. Award shall be made to the lowest responsive, responsible bidder; however, the District reserves the right, after evaluation of all bids received, to make no recommendation to its Board of Directors regarding the award of any bid in the event non-responsive, non-conforming, or otherwise unacceptable bids are received, or if budgetary constraints or other unanticipated factors exist. No bid may be withdrawn until the expiration of 60 days from the date bids are opened.
DALLAS COUNTY PARK CITIES MUNICIPAL UTILITY DISTRICT
Region 10 Education Service Center (ESC), on behalf of Equalis Group members, is requesting proposals for Technology Assessment and Planning Services; and Tutoring Services.
Proposals are due 11/11/2021 before 2:00 PM Central Time: To be considered respondents must submit a proposal to Region 10 ESC in accordance with solicitation documentation available at https://www.region10.org/about-us/request-for-proposals-bids/. The bid opening will take place at 2:00 P.M. Central Time via Zoom as stated in the RFP.
RFP #2021-19 Education Software and Related Products and Services
The Education Service Center Region 10, 400 E. Spring Valley Road, Richardson, Texas 75081 will receive sealed proposals for RFP #2021-19 Education Software and Related Products and Services. For details and/or specifications, contact the Purchasing Consultant at 972-348-1184 or email email@example.com. Bid specifications will also be posted on the Region 10 website at this link www.region10.org/about-us/request-for-proposals-bids/. All clearly marked proposals are due in the office of the Chief Financial Officer on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 2:00 pm CDT. Proposals will be evaluated by Region 10 staff upon receipt. Final award by the Region 10 Board will be made on Friday, December 17, 2021. Education Service Center Region 10 reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all proposals.
INVITATION TO BID
Sealed bids addressed to the Dallas County Park Cities Municipal Utility District (DCPCMUD) Water Treatment Plant (WTP), 1811 Regal Row, Dallas, TX 75235, will be received at the office of the General Manager, Mr. Larry McDaniel, until 1:00 PM local time, November 5, 2021. Clearly mark the sealed bid with the Project title “Sludge Lagoon Nos. 2, 3, and 4 Cleaning" and name and address of the Bidder.
The bids will be publicly opened and read, bids received later than the specified time and date will be returned to the bidder unopened. The bids will then be officially reviewed, evaluated, and awarded by the DCPCMUD Board as soon thereafter as possible.
All bid proposals, as well as the Bid Bond, Performance Bond, and Payment Bond, must be made on the printed document forms included in the Project Manual. The submitted bid shall not be altered, withdrawn, or resubmitted within 90 calendar days from and after the date of the bid opening. Performance Bond documents submitted must be on the forms provided in the Project Manual.
Each bid must be accompanied by a cashier’s check, certified check, or acceptable bidder’s bond payable without recourse to the DCPCMUD, in amount not less than five percent (5%) of the bid submitted as a guarantee that the bidder will enter into an agreement and execute any required bonds, and insurance certification, within ten (10) days after the notification of the award of the Agreement to the BIDDER.
The Project includes dewatering, removal of sludge and cleaning of sludge lagoons at the DCPCMUD WTP.
Qualified prospective bidders may obtain copies of Project Manual, which includes bid form, agreement, specifications, etc., by emailing Lauren Featherston, CDM Smith Inc., firstname.lastname@example.org
Bidders will be required to inform themselves of all addenda duly issued. Information regarding the number of addenda, which have been issued can be obtained from CDM Smith Inc., 12400 Coit Road, Suite 400, Dallas, Texas 75251, telephone (214) 346-2800.
No officer or employee of the bidder shall have a financial interest, direct or indirect, in any contract with the DCPCMUD.
The DCPCMUD reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive defects in bids.
For information concerning the proposed work, contact Mr. Daniel Bond, P.E., CDM Smith Inc., 12400 Coit Road, Suite 400, Dallas, Texas 75251, telephone (214) 346-2800.
A Pre-Bid Conference for this Project will be held at the offices of the DCPCMUD WTP, at 1811 Regal Row, Dallas, TX 75235 on October 22, 2021, at 10:00 A.M. Following the Pre-Bid Conference a review of the site will be conducted. This will be the only OWNER-conducted site visit available to prospective Bidders.