010111067 April 7
The Monongahela Conservation District, 201 Scott Avenue, Morgantown, WV is seeking bids for the Rehabilitation of the Upper Deckers Creek Site 1 Dam, Reedsville, Preston County, WV.

The existing dam is an earth embankment dam with a principal spillway and riser structure, and a grass-lined auxiliary spillway. The rehabilitation efforts to the dam include replacement of the existing riser structure, extension of the principal spillway conduit, modification of the dam embankment to serve as an auxiliary spillway with the addition of a roller compacted concrete armored stepped spillway, addition of a filtered drainage system to the downstream portion of the embankment, flattening the downstream embankment slope, and filling/abandoning the existing auxiliary spillway (as identified during the Job Showing).

A MANDATORY Pre-Bid Conference/Job Showing for General Contractors has been scheduled for April 14, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. at the J.W. Ruby Research Farm, 155 WVU Reedsville Farm Dr., Reedsville, WV 26547. (sign-in starts at 9:30 a.m. and ends at 10:00 a.m. Arrivals after 10:00 a.m. will be turned away)

Bidders/Contractors who wish to see the Specifications prior to the Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference/Job Showing may send an E-mail request to for electronic access to the documents.

Bidders/Contractors who sign in at the Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference/Job Showing will be provided a Bid Packet. Those who furnish an E-mail address at the Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference/Job Showing will be sent electronic access to the Specifications and Construction Engineered Drawings.

A bid opening will be held at the Monongahela Conservation District, 201 Scott Avenue, Morgantown, WV, on May 19, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. All bids will be publicly opened and read aloud. No bid may be submitted or withdrawn after the start of the bid opening.

All bidders/contractors are required to be licensed to perform work in the State prior to submitting a bid for this project as required by Chapter 21, Article 11, of the Code of West Virginia. The Contractor licenses of "B" General Building or "C" General Engineering will be required to be awarded the contract.

The Monongahela Conservation District reserves the right to reject any or all bids.

A satisfactory bid guarantee bond furnished by a solvent surety company authorized to do business in the State of West Virginia, in an amount equal to five (5{4ceb532c6f579389df471c6c1e832caf2346b74dc60fcbf6aabd4d29df3baf9c}) of the total amount of bid, payable to the Monongahela Conservation District, shall be submitted with each Bid.

The successful bidder/contractor will be required to furnish a satisfactory Performance Bond, Payment Bond, and Road Bond for the project.