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17226.124 Apron Mitigation And Expansion #15413

Gulfport, MS / Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (G-NR-E)

Status

Accepting Bids

Prebid Date4/18/24 10:00am

Bid Date5/14/24 2:00pm

Company & Contacts

Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
Alex Davis, P.E.  

The Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority is requesting sealed bids for Apron Mitigation and Expansion. All bids will be received in the Office of Executive Director, 3rd floor, Passenger Terminal Bldg., Gulfport- Biloxi International Airport, 14035-L Airport Road, Gulfport, MS 39503, until 2:00 P.M. Local Time on May 14, 2024, and then publicly opened and read aloud in the GBRAA conference room on the 3rd Floor, Passenger Terminal Bldg., Gulfport, MS shortly thereafter. Bidders may also call 1-769-300-1812 (PIN 304121#) at 2:00 PM to hear the results of bid opening. Bids received after the specified time will not be accepted and will be returned unopened.

The work is generally described as follows:

Apron Mitigation and Expansion shall include unclassified excavation, site grading, erosion control, pavement milling, asphalt base course, concrete pavement, pavement markings, aircraft tie-downs, airfield lighting modifications, drainage improvements, and related incidental items at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport.

The contract time for the Bid is 210 consecutive calendar days. Liquidated damages in the amount of $500.00 per calendar day will be assessed for each calendar day thereafter.

A Pre-Bid Conference is planned for this project on Thursday, April 18, 2024, at 10:00 A.M. in the GBRAA Conference Room on the 3rd Floor, Passenger Terminal Bldg., Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, 14035-L Airport Road, Gulfport, MS 39503. Bidders may also virtually attend by calling 1-769-300-1812 (PIN 304121#) at 10:00 AM. It is strongly recommended that prospective bidders attend the pre-bid conference. All site visits by any persons shall be conducted on the morning of April 17, 2024, immediately following the Pre-Bid Conference; meeting location will be coordinated during the Pre-Bid Conference.

Any questions that bidders might have should be directed to Neel-Schaffer, Inc., 3036 Longfellow Drive, Bay St. Louis, MS 39520 to the attention of Alex Davis or via email at alex.davis@neel-schaffer.com.

All proposals that are mailed shall be sent to the address below and marked with “Sealed Bid Enclosed”.

Hand Delivery Address:
3rd Floor Reception Desk
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
14035-L Airport Road
Gulfport, MS 39503

Mailing Address:
Clay Williams, Executive Director
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport
14035-L Airport Road
Gulfport, MS 39503

Electronic Delivery: www.flygptplans.com

Bidders must be qualified under Mississippi Law and show a current Certificate of Responsibility issued by the Mississippi Board of Public Contractors establishing classification as to the value and type of construction work on which he is authorized to bid.

The Contract Documents (drawings, specifications, proposal forms, general conditions, etc.) may be examined at the following locations:

FAA, Airports District Office, 10 Canebrake Blvd. Suite 100, Flowood, MS 39232
Office of Aeronautics, Mississippi Department of Transportation, 401 North West Street, Jackson, Mississippi
Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, Third Floor Terminal Building, Airport Road, Gulfport, Mississippi 39503
AGC Plan Room, 12272 Interplex Parkway, Gulfport, Mississippi 39503
Neel-Schaffer, Inc., 3036 Longfellow Drive, Bay St. Louis, MS 39520

Bid documents are available via paper or digital copy. Interested bidders are required to log-in or register for an account at www.flygptplans.com to view and order bid documents. A valid email address is required for registration. Bid documents are non-refundable and must be purchased through the website. Questions regarding website registration and online orders can be directed to Plan House Printing at 228-248-0181.

ALL BIDDERS must be properly licensed contractors at the time of submitting bids in accordance with the provisions of the State of Mississippi. Contractors submitting a written sealed bid must indicate their current Mississippi Certificate of Responsibility number on the outside of the sealed envelope containing their Bid as well as on their Bid. If the Bid is being submitted electronically through the Online Plan Room, the Mississippi Certificate of Responsibility number must be included as an attachment with the electronic bid submittal as well as on their Bid. To be considered, a bid for Apron Mitigation and Expansion must be either sealed, and have clearly written on the face of the envelope the following: “Sealed bid enclosed for Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority Apron Mitigation and Expansion to be opened 2:00 PM, April 30, 2024” or if submitted electronically through the Online Plan Room, the first page of an electronically submitted bid must state the same language as required on the face of the sealed envelope.

Bids must be submitted on the standard form of bid proposal and must include a Bid Bond in the amount of 5% of the Bid. The successful bidder will be required to execute the standard form of the Contract and Agreement, together with a 100% Performance Bond and a 100% Payment Bond, within 10 days after formal award of the contract. If the bid is being submitted electronically, originals of the bid bond, signed or countersigned by a Mississippi Resident Agent, with Power of Attorney attached, a cashier’s check or certified check for five (5%) percent of bid, payable to the Owner must be delivered to the Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority within forty-eight (48) hours of the bid opening time and date.

The bidder shall guarantee to hold his bid good and may not withdraw his bid for a period of 90 calendar days after the scheduled closing time for receiving bids.

This project is subject to the requirements of the Davis-Bacon Act, as amended. The Contractor is required to comply with wage and labor provisions and to pay minimum wages in accordance with the schedule of wage rates established by the United States Department of Labor.

Bidder’s attention is invited to the Instructions to Bidders relative to pre-award, equal employment opportunity requirements, and non-segregated facilities.

The attention of bidders is directed to the Contract Provisions governing selection and employment of labor. Minimum wage rates have been predetermined by the Secretary of Labor and are subject to Public Law 87- 58-1, Work Hours Act of 1962, as set forth in the Contract Provisions.

This project is subject to the requirements of 49 CFR Part 26 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Participation. The Owner hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any contract entered pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, sex, religion, or national origin in consideration for an award. The award of this contract will be contingent upon the Contractor satisfying the DBE requirements. The DBE participation goal for this contract is 12.06%. The bidder (proposer) will be required to submit information concerning the DBE’s that will participate in this contract (subcontract). The information will include the name and address of each DBE, a description of the work to be performed by each named firm, and the dollar value of the contract (subcontract). If the bidder fails to achieve the contract goal as stated herein, the bidder must include documentation demonstrating that it made good faith efforts in attempting to do so. A bid that fails to meet these requirements will be considered non- responsive.

The Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority in accordance with the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (78 Stat. 252, 42 U.S.C. §§ 2000d to 2000d-4) and the Regulations, hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full and fair opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and no businesses will be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, national origin (including limited English proficiency) creed, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity) age or disability in consideration for an award..

Award of contract is also subject to certain Federal provisions, including, but not limited to, the following: Title 49 United States Code, 49 U.S.C. Section 50101-Buy American Preferences;

DOT Regulation 49 CFR Part 30-Foreign Trade Restriction; DOL Regulation 29 CFR Part 5-Davis Bacon Act;

Executive Order 11246 and DOL Regulation 41 CFR Part 60-Affirmative Action Regulation 2 CFR 180-Government Wide Debarment and Suspension; and

Title 41 United States Code, 41 U.S.C. section 8102-Drug Free Workplace 49 CFR Part 26, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Participation

The award, if made, will be made to the party submitting the bid deemed most favorable to Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority at the time the conditions are stipulated. The Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any informalities or irregularities in the bids received.

DATE:  March 20, 2024

BY: Clay Williams
FOR: Gulfport-Biloxi Regional Airport Authority
TITLE: Executive Director

ADVERTISING DATES:
March 31, 2024
April 07, 2024

BID OPENING: April 30, 2024