Invitation to Bid – Fuel Farm Tank Lining Rehabilitation 2019
The Naples Airport Authority (NAA) is requesting bids from all interested and qualified parties with demonstrated expertise for the 2019 Fuel Farm Tank Lining Rehab at Naples Airport.
Bids must be submitted on the forms provided in the Bid Packet no later than 10:00 A.M. EDT on Tuesday September 17, 2019 at which time bids will be publicly opened and read aloud in the Naples Airport General Aviation Terminal, 2nd Floor Larson Conference Room, 160 Aviation Drive N, Naples, Florida 34104.
The Project generally consists of providing labor, material and equipment to prepare and repaint the interior of two (2) twenty thousand gallon (20,000) Jet A fuel storage tanks. The tanks are part of our aviation fuel farm. All work will have to be coordinated with the airport operations department to maintain use of the fueling facility at all times. Only interior tank coating is included in this bid.
Contract time will be thirty (30) consecutive calendar days from the receipt of Notice-to-Proceed. Bids must be accompanied by a Bid security in the form of a bid bond or cash payment equal to 5% of the total bid, made payable to the Naples Airport Authority. Contract security in the form of 100% Performance and Payment Bonds will be required. No bid may be withdrawn after closing time for the receipt of proposals for a period of sixty (60) days.
It is strongly recommended that interested Bidders attend a Pre-Bid Conference on Wednesday, September 4 at 10:30 A.M. in the Larson Conference Room, address stated above. All questions concerning the project must be emailed in Microsoft Word format to Kerry Keith at email@example.com before 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, September 10, 2019. Answers will be posted on the NAA website (see above) by 5:00 P.M. Wednesday, September 11, 2019. NO telephone calls, please.
All Bidders must be licensed in accordance with Florida Laws. The Authority recognizes fair and open competition as a basic tenet of public procurement. Respondents doing business with the Authority are prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, handicap, age or sex. The NAA has a progressive Disadvantaged, Minority, and Women-Owned Business Enterprises Program in place and encourages Disadvantaged, Minority, and Women- Owned Business Enterprises to participate in its RFP process.
The City of Naples Airport Authority reserves the right to waive any formalities or irregularities in the bids received and to reject any or all bids or to award or refrain from awarding the contract for the work, whichever is deemed to be in the Owner’s best interests.
PROSPECTIVE RESPONDENTS SHALL NOT CONTACT ANY NAPLES AIRPORT AUTHORITY OFFICIALS OR STAFF REGARDING THIS INVITATION TO BID, OTHER THAN THE SPECIFIED CONTACT PERSON LISTED IN THE ITB.