Advertisement for Bids & Notice of Public Meeting for Proposed Alternate Bids for Preferred Products- Centennial Campus Steam Leak Repair

Sealed proposals will be received by NC State University. Attention Melissa Diamond until
2:00 pm on July 26, 2022, in Conference Room 301, Administrative Services III Building 2601
Wolf Village Way, Raleigh, NC 27695 and immediately thereafter publicly opened and read for
the furnishing of labor, material, and equipment for the construction of:

NC State University
Centennial Campus Steam Leak Repair
SCO ID No.: 21-23356
NC State Project No.: 202135049

The project scope includes excavation, site protection, and site restoration to replace a pre-
insulated piping from one existing manhole to another existing manhole.
Bids will be received for single prime bid contracts. All Proposals will be lump sum.

BID OPENING:
When: July 26, 2022, at 2:00 pm Eastern Time.
An open public meeting will be held on July 13, 2022, on-site at Engineering Building II on
Centennial Campus, 911 Oval Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606. The meeting is to identify preferred
brand alternates and their performance standards pertinent to this project.
The following General Contractors have been pre-qualified to bid for this job:
 CMC General Contractors, Inc. Bolton, NC
 DH Griffin Infrastructure Greensboro, NC
 Mid-Atlantic Infrastructure Systems, Inc. Winston-Salem, NC
 Pipeline Utilities, Inc. Raleigh, NC

Bid documents are available for examination in the plan rooms:

1. iSQFT; http://www.isqft.com/start/ handles Associated General Contractors plan room.
2. The local North Carolina offices of Dodge Data and Analytics;
3. The Eastern Regional Offices of CMD Group in Norcross, GA;
4. The offices of the Designer: AEI Affiliated Engineers, Inc.
5. The North Carolina Institute of Minority Economic Development, Inc. (NCIMED) Plan and
Resource Center at 114 W. Parrish St., 6 th Floor, Durham, NC; 919-956-8889 or 919-287-
3036
6. The Hispanic Contractors Association of the Carolinas (HCAC) in Winston-Salem,
Charlotte and Raleigh Areas – 877-227-1680;

Complete plans and specifications for this project in electronic format can be obtained from John
Duffy PE, AEI (Affiliated Engineers, Inc.), 1414 Raleigh Road #305, Chapel Hill, NC 27517 during
normal office hours after June 26, 2022. Email requests for the electronic documents may be
sent to jduffy@aeieng.com.

The State reserves the unqualified right to reject any and all proposals.

North Carolina State University has an affirmative policy of fostering, promoting and conducting
business with minority-owned enterprises. Minority contractors are encouraged to participate in
the bidding process.
The bidder must include completed minority business subcontractor documentation form(s) with
their proposal or the bid may be considered non-responsive and invalid.

Pre-Bid Meeting
When: July 13, 2022, at 9:00 am Eastern Time
A Pre-bid meeting will be held for all interested bidders on July 13, 2022, at 9:00 am on-site at
Engineering Building II on Centennial Campus, 911 Oval Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606. The meeting
will address project-specific questions.

Notice of Public Meeting for Proposed Alternate Bids for Preferred Products
When: July 13, 2022, at 9:30 am Eastern Time.
An open public meeting will be held on July 13, 2022, on-site at Engineering Building II on
Centennial Campus, 911 Oval Drive, Raleigh, NC 27606. The meeting is to identify preferred
brand alternates and their performance standards pertinent to this project.
A copy of pertinent sections of the performance standards may be obtained by contacting the
designer at the address or phone number noted above.

Melissa Diamond
NC State University
Capital Project Management
mrdiamond@ncsu.edu
919-513-0373