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The Morgantown Utility Board will receive sealed Bids for the 2015 Tank Painting Project until 3:00 PM, Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at the Morgantown Utility Board Office, 278 Greenbag Road, P.O. Box 852, Morgantown, West Virginia 26507, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud.

The work includes cleaning and painting the 500,000 gallon Osage 1 Water Tank (37.5′ tall by 48′ diameter), cleaning and painting the 2,000,000 gallon South Park 2 Water Tank (30′ tall by 108′ diameter), cleaning and painting the 100,000 gallon Morgantown Industrial Park Tank (24′ tall by 28′ diameter), and cleaning and painting the 50,000 gallon Eastgate Tank (24′ tall by 19′ diameter).

Bids are to be submitted in accordance with Article 13 of the "Instructions to Bidders." The two-envelope system will be used for the Bid opening procedures. All Bids submitted via U.S. Postal service must be addressed to Morgantown Utility Board, P.O. Box 852, Morgantown, West Virginia 26507-0852. All Bids hand-delivered or submitted via commercial carrier (such as UPS or Federal Express) must be addressed to Morgantown Utility Board, 278 Greenbag Road, Morgantown, West Virginia 26501.

Bidding Documents may be obtained from the Issuing Office which is the Morgantown Utility Board, 278 Greenbag Road, Morgantown, West Virginia 26507-0852, (304) 292-8443. Overnight mailing of Bidding Documents will not be provided.

Bidding Documents may be examined at the following locations:

Morgantown Utility Board
278 Greenbag Road
Morgantown, WV 26507-0852

Contractor’s Association of West Virginia
2114 Kanawha Boulevard, East
Charleston, WV 25311

No Bid will be received unless accompanied by a Bid Bond equal to at least five percent of the Bid, payable to the Owner as a guarantee that after a Bid is accepted, Bidder will execute and file the Agreement, Insurance Certificate, and 100{4ceb532c6f579389df471c6c1e832caf2346b74dc60fcbf6aabd4d29df3baf9c} Performance and Payment Bonds within fifteen days after the Notice of Award. Bids will be accepted from only those Bidders who obtain Documents from the Owner.

Bidders shall comply with all applicable provisions of West Virginia and United States law and regulation with respect to wage scales for public projects. This project does not include federally sourced funding. The Contractor is responsible to determine applicability of both or either Federal and/or State laws regarding the proposed wage scale for this public project.

The Morgantown Utility Board reserves the right to reject any or all Bids, to waive any informality and/or technicality, and to accept any Bid which it deems advantageous. All Bids shall remain subject to acceptance for 90 days after the time set for opening Bids.

Any Contractor submitting a Bid on this project hereby certifies, indicates, and acknowledges that he/she has a Contractor’s license from the State of West Virginia and meets all the qualifications required by the statutes of the state and subdivision in which the work is to be performed.

Published by the authority of the Morgantown Utility Board
Morgantown, West Virginia

By: Timothy L. Ball, PE
General Manager

Dated at Morgantown, West Virginia
September 29, 2015
October 6, 2015