Sequatchie Co High School Welding Lab
Prebid Date12/2/20 11:00 am
Bid Date12/17/20 2:00 pm
Sealed bids for construction of a CTE Addition at Sequatchie County High School, located in Sequatchie
County, Tennessee will be received until 2:00 P.M. local time, on December 17, 2020 at the Sequatchie
County Board of Education Office, 828 Cordell Drive, Dunlap, TN 37327, at which time and place they will
be publicly opened and read aloud.
No bid will be received or accepted after the above specified time for the opening of bids. Such bids may
be deemed invalid and returned unopened to the Bidder.
Contract Documents may be viewed and will be available for the cost of reproduction at:
Lester Digital Reprographics, LLC
1633 West Main Street, Suite 900 Lebanon, TN 37087-3375
Each bid must be accompanied by a Bidders Bond executed by the bidder and a surety company
authorized to transact business in the State of Tennessee or by a cashier’s check or certified check on a
duly authorized bank made payable to the owner in the sum of not less than five percent (5%) of the total
amount of the bid as a guarantee that, if the bid is accepted, the required contract will be executed and
the required performance and payment bonds furnished. Said bond or check will be returned to the
unsuccessful bidders as soon as the contract has been awarded, and the successful bidder as soon as
he has executed the contract and furnished the necessary bonds and the contract has been executed by
The successful bidder will be required to furnish a satisfactory Performance Bond and Payment Bond in
the full amount of the bid. Such bond shall be from a surety company authorized to transact business in
the State of Tennessee. Attorneys-in-Fact who sign any bonds must file with each instrument a certified
and effective dated copy of their power of attorney.
All bidders must be licensed contractors as required by the Contractors Licensing Act of 1976, enacted by
the General Assembly of the State of Tennessee on March 21, 1976, as currently amended. The General
Contractor’s and Plumbing, HVAC, Electrical, Masonry, and Geothermal Subcontractor’s names, license
number, date of expiration of license, and license classification must be placed on the outside of the
envelope containing the bid; otherwise, by State Statute, the bid cannot be opened or considered. Refer
to attached Section of the Tennessee Code Annotated
All Bidders must comply with the Iran Divestment Act.
No bidder will be permitted to withdraw his bid within 60 days after the date of opening of bids.
The owner reserves the right to waive any informalities or to reject any or all bids, to evaluate bids and to
accept any bid which, in its opinion, may be for the best interest of the owner.
No contract is given or implied to the successful bidder until the project is fully funded and a written
contract is offered by Sequatchie County Schools and signed by all parties.
A Pre-bid Conference will be held 11:00 A. M. local time, on December 2, 2020 at Sequatchie County
High School, 7067 TN-28 Scenic, Dunlap, TN 37327.