NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed Bid Proposals will be received by Middle Township Board of Education, Cape May Court House, Cape May County, New Jersey 08210 for:

GASOLINE CONTAMINATED SOIL EXCAVATION AND DEWATERING ACTIVITIES

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP ELEMENTARY SCHOOL #1 BUS GARAGE

298 SAYRE ROAD

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NEW JERSEY 08210

FOR THE

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP BOARD OF EDUCATION

216 SOUTH MAIN STREET

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NEW JERSEY 08210

In accordance with Drawings and scope of work, Project number 01ML031, with all work incidental thereto as prepared by Brinkerhoff Environmental Services, Inc, 1805 Atlantic Avenue, Manasquan, New Jersey, 08736.

Sealed bids for the above must be received by Diane Fox, Business Administrator, Middle Township Board of Education located at 216 South Main Street, Cape May Court House, New Jersey 08210 by 11:00 A.M. Prevailing Time on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at which time and place all bids will be opened and read to the public immediately thereafter. Neither the Owner, nor the Environmental Consultant will assume any responsibility for Bids mailed or misdirected in delivery. No bid may be withdrawn for a period of sixty (60) days from the opening of the bids.

The Owner reserves the right to reject any or all bids and waive any informality in the bidding process in accordance with the law, if it is in the best interest of the Owner. The Contract, if awarded, shall be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder whose bid is responsive in all material respects to the bid requirements. No bid shall be deemed accepted until the adoption of a formal resolution by the Owner.

Complete sets of Bidding Documents will be available and can be obtained at the Environmental Consultant’s Office during regular business hours for a non-refundable fee to Bidders of Fifty ($50.00) Dollars, which includes standard two day delivery if requested. Should the Bidder request overnight delivery additional cost will apply. A non-refundable check for Bidding documents shall be made payable to the “Brinkerhoff Environmental Services, Inc.” All Bidders should contact the Environmental Contractor’s Office at (732) 223-2225 to confirm details of availability of Bidding Documents.

All bidders must use and complete all bid forms provided in the manner designated, and must comply with every requirement contained in the instructions and specifications. Bids shall be marked in a sealed envelope with the name of the project plainly marked on the front of the envelope and accompanied by a bid guarantee in the form of a Certified Check, Cashier’s Check, or Bid Bond in the amount of Ten Percent 10% of the bid, but not in excess of $20,000.

There is a mandatory pre-bid conference scheduled for this project on Thursday, July 12, 2018 11:00 AM Prevailing Time for the purpose of Bidders to review the existing conditions at the project site. Due to the special nature of the work involved that can only be seen by an in-depth visitation, the attendance of all the bidders is requested as an integral and important element of the bidding process so that all bidders have an equal understanding of the scope of work involved.

The Bidder shall be classified by the New Jersey Department of the Treasury, Division of Property Management and Construction in the following trade, C094 – Waste Removal/Hazardous or C054 – Site Work or C119— Remediation.

Bidders are required to comply with the requirements of N.J.S.A. 10:5-1 et seq., “The Law Against Discrimination” and affirmative action, N.J.S.A. 10:5-31 et seq. and N.J.A.C. 17:27-1 et seq.

All bidders and their subcontractors shall be registered with the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development, pursuant to the Public Works Contractor Registration Act, N.J.S.A. 34:11-56.48 et seq. All bids must be accompanied by a Certificate issued by the New Jersey Department of Labor, pursuant to the Public Works Contractor Registration Act to the Bidder and all subcontractors.

Pursuant to P.L. 2004, c.57 Business Registration of Public Contractors, all bids must include a New Jersey Business Registration Certificate issued by the New Jersey Department of Treasury, Division of Revenue of the Bidder and must include that of all subcontractors i.e., “named subcontractors” whose prices are included in the Contractor’s bid.

BY ORDER OF: MIDDLE TOWNSHIP BOARD OF EDUCATION

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, NEW JERSEY

DIANE FOX

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR/BOARD SECRETARY