Town of Laurel – Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements Project (S18039)


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Sealed Bids for the construction of the Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements Project will be received, by the Town of Laurel, at the office of the Clerk-Treasurer, 121 E. Pearl Street, Laurel, IN 47024 until 6:00 P.M. local time on January 11, 2021, at which time the Bids received will be publicly opened and read. 


The Project consists of constructing the following:


The project includes but is not limited to modifications to individual plant processes to improve plant efficiency and effluent quality. The work includes: replacement of one existing influent raw sewage chopper pump; draining, cleaning, and modifications to internal concrete tankage and steel appurtenances for an existing package plant; new clarifier drive and controls; new EQ pumps and controls; new RAS/WAS pump; new scum pump and controls, new dewatering feed pump and controls, conversion of existing chlorine contact tank to new UV disinfection system; new outfall structure with duckbill check valve; improvements to the existing control building including new HVAC system and door; new flow meter; repair of existing DO controls and alarm dialer; and all other work required to fully complete, test and make operational these plant improvements.


Bids will be received for a single prime Contract.  Bids shall be as shown in the Bid Form.


The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: Commonwealth Engineers, Inc., 7256 Company Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46237.  Prospective Bidders may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below.  In addition, Prospective Bidders may examine the Bidding Documents via the web-based service of Commonwealth Engineers, Inc as follows:


The Contract Documents, Specifications and Drawings will be provided via the web-based service of Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. at  The plan holder will receive an email link to the PDF downloadable documents upon payment of a non-refundable fee of One Hundred and 00/100 Dollars ($100.00) plus 7% sales tax, per project division desired


One set of printed Contract Documents, Specifications and Drawings may be obtained upon payment of an additional non-refundable fee of Two Hundred and 00/100 Dollars ($200.00) plus 7% sales tax, per project division desired, via the web-based service of Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. at  Requests for Contract Documents and Specifications and Drawings must also include a return street address; post office box numbers are not acceptable. 


Contract Documents will not be sold separate from the web-based service (i.e. All plan holders will be required to purchase through the web-based service).  Partial sets of Contract Documents, Specifications and Drawings are not available.  Questions pertaining to this project may be directed to Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. at (317) 888-1177 or FAX at (317) 887-8641 or email to   Additional questions concerning access to the website may be directed to Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. at (317) 888-1177 or email to


All addenda, which may be issued for this Project, will only be issued to each plan holder via email.  For those whom also purchase printed Contract Documents, printed addenda will be provided as well.  All plan holders shall note, the printed documents are provided as a courtesy and do not preclude the plan holder from relying upon the web/email based materials (i.e. delays in mail delivery will not be considered relevant due to all contract document holders access to materials via web/email).


No refunds will be issued for this project.


The OWNER reserves the right to reject any bid, or all bids, or to accept any bid or bids, or to make such combination of bids as may seem desirable, and to waive any and all informalities in bidding.  Any bid may be withdrawn prior to the above scheduled time for the opening of bids or authorized postponement thereof.  Any bid received after the time and date specified shall not be considered.  NO bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for at least one hundred fifty (150) days. 


A pre-bid conference will be held at 10:00 A.M. local time on December 18, 2020 at the Town Hall, 121 E. Pearl Street, Laurel, IN 47024.  Attendance at the pre-bid conference is highly encouraged but is not mandatory.


Bid security shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.


Section 746 of Title VII of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017 (Division A - Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017) and subsequent statutes mandating domestic preference applies an American Iron and Steel requirement to this project. All listed iron and steel products used in this project must be produced in the United States. The term “iron and steel products” means the following products made primarily of iron or steel: lined or unlined pipes and fittings, manhole covers and other municipal castings, hydrants, tanks, flanges, pipe clamps and restraints, valves, structural steel, reinforced precast concrete, and construction materials. The deminimis and minor components waiver {add project specific waivers as applicable} apply to this contract.


Owner: Town of Laurel

By:          Rebecca L. Jones

Title:      President

Dates:   December 2, 2020



Town of Laurel

Wastewater Treatment Plant Improvements Project

Bid Date:  January 11,2021 @ 6:00 P.M.

Pre-Bid Date:  December 18, 2020 @ 10:00 A.M.


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