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Posted on: July 3, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Advertisement for Diesel Pump for Edwards Wood Products




2,000 gpm Diesel Pump






Sealed Bids for the 2,000 gallons per minute Diesel Pump to provide fire suppression to Edwards Wood Products 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.



The contractor shall provide a complete fire pump system in compliance with NFPA 20 and State Fire Codes.  Piping shall start at the lead-in underground flange (from the supply), 1’-0” above the finish floor in the new pump house.  The pump house will be supplied by others.  The piping will terminate at the new flange 1’-0” above finished floor which leads to the fire sprinkler systems.  The contractor will provide all necessary controllers, pumps, valves, and equipment for a fully functional pump system, including the piping for the tank fill off of the municipal supply and the connection from the new tank (by others) to the pump system provided.   All electrical and alarm wiring will be provided under a separate contract.  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 Diesel Pump


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