Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received:
By: The Trustees of Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana
For: BL600 Volleyball/Wrestling Venue—Indoor Arena

SITE DEMO & UTILITIES PACKAGE # 1
Indiana University Bloomington
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At: Office of the Vice President for Capital Planning and Facilities
Indiana University Bloomington
1800 North Range Road
Bloomington, IN 47408
Until: 2:00 P.M. (local time) on September 8th, 2017

Bids received will then be publicly opened and read aloud. Bids received after that time will be returned unopened. Separate bid proposals are requested for the following contracts under the CMc(Messer):
BC-01 Site Development
BC-02 Site Plumbing
BC-03: Site Electric

IU Project title and number shall be indicated on the sealed bid envelope as well as contractor’s name and address.

All bid proposals shall be in full accord with the Bidding Documents, which are on file with the Owner and may be examined by prospective Bidders at the following locations:
VPCPF Support Resources—Construction Procurement
Indiana University
1800 North Range Road
Bloomington, IN 47408
(812)855-5294

Bidding documents will be available August 18th, 2017. Please contact the Eastern Engineering Distribution Department, 9901 AllisonvilleRoad, Fishers, Indiana 46038. Ph. 317-598-0661, www.iuplanroom.comfor deposit and purchase information. Bidding documents will also be availableon ISQFT.

Each bid must be accompanied by a bid security for 5% of the total bid; the contractor’s written drug testing program, which must be in full compliance with IC 4-13-18-6; and the contractor’s Minority and Women’s Business Enterprise Participation Plan, advising whether, and if so how the contractor will utilize minority, women and veteran-owned business enterprises as subcontractors or material suppliers on the project.

NOTICE TO BIDDERS
Messer Construction Co. and Indiana University
The owner reserves the right to accept or reject any bid and to waive any irregularities in bidding. The Base Bid may be held for a period not to exceed sixty days before awarding contracts. All Alternate Bids may be held for a period not to exceed sixty days before awarding Contracts. All Alternate Bids may be held for a period not to exceed ninety days
before award and incorporation into contact by Change Directive.

Should a successful Bidder withdraw his bid, or fail to execute a satisfactory Contract within ten days after notice of acceptance of bid, the Owner may declare the Bid Security forfeited as liquidated damages, not as penalty.

The Trustees of Indiana University
By: Donald S. Lukes, University Treasurer
BL 600 Volleyball/Wrestling Venue—Indoor Arena
Indiana University Bloomington
IU 20170031

For questions contact: Jim Glasener, Senior Project Executive at jglasener@messer.com