West Hawaii Today
Notice #: 0001265556-01
Notices to Bidders

REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS (Chapter 103D, HRS) ELECTRONIC REQUEST FOR QUOTATIONS for furnishing all tools, equipment, materials and labor necessary for the construction of “WEST HAWAI’I HOMELESS EMERGENCY SHELTER IMPROVEMENTS FENCING PROJECT,” Job No. H-4561, Keahuolu, North Kona, Hawai’i, will be received and recorded immediately via the Public Purchase System until 2:00 p.m., Hawai’i Standard Time, on March 3, 2020. Electronic bids shall be submitted via the Public Purchase System, otherwise the bids shall not be opened or considered. Also, bids received after the time fixed for opening will not be considered. This project generally consists of removal and installation of a new chain link fence around the perimeter and all appurtenances in accordance with the scope of work and plans. To be eligible to submit a bid, the Bidder must possess a valid State of Hawai’i, General Engineering Contractor’s License “A” or a C-32. This project is federally funded through a Community Development Block Grant Funds from the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and contains Federal Requirements that must be complied with. Attention of the prospective bidders is particularly called to the requirements which will obligate the contractor and subcontractors to comply in all respects with the regulations, policies, guidelines and requirements as described in the Contract Documents including contract provisions regarding Equal Opportunity, Non-discrimination in Employment, Small and Minority Firms, Women Business Enterprise, Local Firms, Individual State Prevailing Wage Standards and Davis Bacon Wage Standards. Pursuant of Executive Order 11246 as amended, or Equal Employment Opportunity, a prime contractor and subcontractor who signs a contract of federally assisted projects are required to take affirmative action toward equal employment opportunity and are required under certain conditions to present written Affirmative Action Programs. Prospective Bidders and all interested parties interested in accessing the RFQ Form 1, terms and conditions, Wage Certificate of Construction Contracts, Scope of Work, DPW Standard Details R-19, Plans, Special Provisions for Projects Funded by County of Hawai’i, Office of Housing and Community Development (OHCD), Community Development Block Grant Programs Funds, Form HUD- 4010, Federal Labor Standards Provisions, Federal and State Wage Rates, and addenda, must be registered as a Public Purchase Vendor, Hawaii Region, and County of Hawaii Agency. New Vendors should click on the link to Public Purchase provided on the www.hawaiicounty.gov webpage or go to www.publicpurchase.com to initiate the registration process. Bids shall be submitted via the Public Purchase System. Confidential material shall be readily separable from the bid in order to facilitate public inspection of the nonconfidential portion of the bid. The Director of Public Works reserves the right to reject any or all bids to waive informalities. No Bidder may withdraw its bid after the hour set for the opening thereof or before the award of the contract, unless said award is delayed for a period exceeding thirty (30) consecutive calendar days. County of Hawai’i is an Equal Opportunity Provider and Employer. David Yamamoto, P.E., Director Department of Public Works Public Purchase, Electronic Procurement System (WHT1265556 2/18/20)