Bid: ITB 14-05 Fire Fighting & Fire Science Technology Renovation  
     
Description:  The District Board of Trustees of South Florida State College (hereinafter referred to as the “College”) is requesting sealed bids to remodel, renovate, and for site improvements to Building P and immediate areas, to provide a Fire Training Facility. Qualified vendors (hereinafter referred to as “Bidders”) are requested to respond to this work at the Highlands Campus, 600 West College Drive, Avon Park, Florida. Work will be performed according to construction documents provided by Furr & Wegman Architects, P.A., of Lakeland and will be instructed by other requirements included within this ITB. The work effort is as per the detailed design criteria provided and applicable educational facility codes found in Florida Building Code 2007 Edition, with 2009 Supplements, and Florida Fire Code, 2007 Edition (or more current /revisions).Project will be a turn-key installation as specified in this ITB. The Bid Response Form and related correspondence shall be signed, sealed, addressed, and delivered to South Florida State College, 600 West College Drive, Purchasing Office-Building C-2, Avon Park, FL. 33825 by or before 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Submit One (1) original (signed in blue ink) and one (1) copy, and an electronic version (via flash drive or CD) of your Bid. The outside of the envelope should be clearly marked Bid for ITB 14-05 Fire Fighting & Fire Science Technology Renovation. Bids submitted by Vendors will be opened and recorded at 2:01 p.m. in Building C-2. The ITB opening is open to the public. Bids arriving after 3:00 p.m. will not be accepted and will be returned, un-opened. The College reserves the right to accept or to reject any or all bids, to waive any irregularities or informalities in any response or in the proceedings, and to accept or reject any item or combination of items. The award will be to the Bidder whose bid complies with all the requirements set forth in this ITB and whose response, in the opinion of the College, is the most advantageous to the College, taking into consideration all aspects of the Bidder’s response, including the total net cost to the College, as well as all of the criteria set forth in this ITB. To respond to inquiries of potential bidders at a single time, to answer questions about this Invitation to Bid and to furnish any clarification needed, all interested parties are required to attend a mandatory pre-bid conference to be conducted at 10:00 a.m., in the Building F Board Room, on Friday, April 18, 2014, 600 West College Drive, Avon Park, Fl. 33825. A site visit to the fire training area will be included. Any questions you may have prior to this can be directed in writing, to R.T. ‘Dick’ Peavy, Coordinator of Purchasing, South Florida State College, by Fax 863-784-7173, or by e-mail purchasing@Southflorida.edu.  
     
Posted: 4/9/2014 4:00 PM  
Due Date: 4/30/2014 3:00 PM
   
   1 – ITB 14-05 Fire Fighting and Fire Science Technology Renovation
   2 – ITB 14-05 Construction Specifications
   3A – ITB 14-05 Construction Drawings
 3B – ITB 14-05 Construction Drawings
 3C – ITB 14-05 Construction Drawings
   4 – Addendum 1 ITB 14-05 Fire Fighting and Fire Science Technology Renovation
   5 – Addendum 2 ITB 14-05 SFSC 04-23-14 Arch Addendum 2
   6 – Addendum 3 ITB 14-05 SFSC 04-23-14 Arch Addendum 3
   7 – Addendum 4 ITB 14-05 SFSC 04-28-14 Arch Addendum 4
   8- Addendum 5 ITB 14-05 Fire Fighting Fire Science Technology Renovation
   9 – Addendum LEEDS CLARIFICATION ITB 14-05 13-10-15
         SFSC Fire Fighting Tech Tech Renovation_LEED-NC_checklist
   10-Notice of Intent to Recommend Award
   11-Tabulation ITB 14-05