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Posted on: July 3, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Advertisement for Ground Water Tank for Edwards Wood Products


250,000 gallon GROUND WATER TANK



Sealed Bids for the 250,000 gallon Ground Water Tank will be received by Scotland County, North Carolina, at the Scotland County Administration Building, 507 W. Covington Street, Laurinburg, NC 28352, on or before, but no later than 2:00 p.m. local time on Monday, July 9, 2018 at which time the Bids received will be opened.    The name and address and license number of the bidder must be plainly marked on the outside of the envelope.

Furnishing of all labor, materials, tools and equipment for a 250,000 gallon Ground Water Tank to serve Edwards Wood Products.  Overall scope will consist of construction of new Ground Water Tank including an engineered foundation design, ring wall / shallow type, with stamp will be required.  The Owner will supply a copy of the soils test for use, and additional soils testing will also be required.  The site will be open and easily accessible by trailer truck and crane with no overhead obstructions or adjacent structures that might be affected by overspray from painting or insulation.  An adequate lay down area will be supplied adjacent to the foundation site.  The Owner will maintain access and dewater the site.  The Contractor’s scope of work is to end at the first outside flange.  The proposal will not include any electrical or mechanical systems or the wiring thereof, any valves, level controls or alarms, or lightening protection.  Please also see attached detailed specifications. 

All project-related questions are to be submitted to the County in writing and may be sent via e-mail to  No questions are to be directed to the Scotland County staff or personnel.

All bidders must follow the Guidelines for Recruitment and Selection of Minority Business for Participation in Construction Contracts as Revised November 1, 2002.

All bidders must include with their bids an Affidavit (1) attesting to the Contractor’s compliance with E-Verify (or, if the Contractor employs less than 25 employees in this state, attesting to that fact), and (2) attesting to the Contractor’s subcontractors’ compliance with E-Verify (or, if any subcontractors employ less than 25 employees in this state, attesting to that fact). 

Bids will be received for a single prime Contract.  Bids shall be on a lump sum basis per the attached detailed specifications.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY -- Minority and Women Business Enterprises (MBE/WBE’s) are invited and encouraged to bid.  Scotland County does not discriminate against any person/business because of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. 

The Owner will award a contract to the lowest responsive Bidder in accordance with the General Statutes of North Carolina, Article 8, Chapter 143-129.  The Owner reserves the right to reject the Proposal of any Bidder submitting a proposal which is not responsive to the bid document or the proposal of any Bidder which is found not responsible to carry out the scope and intent of the bid document.

The Owner reserves the right to reject any Proposal for failure to comply with all requirements of this notice; however, he may waive any minor defects or informalities at his discretion.  The Owner further reserves the right to reject any and all Proposals, or to award the Contract that is in his best interest.

Owner:                  Scotland County, North Carolina 

By:                          Kevin Patterson

Title:                       County Manager

Date:                      July 3, 2018


Specs for Ground Water Tank: /DocumentCenter/View/1979



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