NOTICE TO BIDDERS
CONSTRUCTION OF PUMP STATIONS 2, 3, 4, AND 5 ELECTRICAL UPGRADES
WORCESTER COUNTY, MARYLAND
The Worcester County Commissioners are currently accepting sealed bids for construction of
Pump Stations 2, 3, 4, & 5 Electrical Upgrades for the Worcester County Department of Public
Works – Water and Wastewater Division. The Project generally consists of relocating the
existing electrical power distribution and controls system equipment from the existing dry pit
below grade to a new location above grade. The new SCADA Pump Control Panel, provided by
the County, will be installed on a concrete equipment pad at each pump station. The existing
power distribution equipment within the existing enclosure located above grade shall be
upgraded. The remaining upgrades for the four pump stations will also consist of wet well
modifications, wiring, conduits, equipment upgrades, testing, start-up, site restoration and close-
out, and includes furnishing all equipment, material, and labor for the work described in the bid
document drawings and specifications. Bid documents are available from DiCarlo Precision
Instruments, Inc., 2006 Northwood Drive, Salisbury, Maryland 21801 (410-749-0112).
Interested bidders are encouraged to attend a non-mandatory Pre-Bid Conference at 10:00 AM
(EDT) on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 at the Worcester County Department of Public Works
– Mystic Harbour Wastewater Treatment Plant at 9624 Stephen Decatur Highway, Berlin,
Maryland 21811. Sealed proposals will be accepted until 1:00 PM (EDT) on Monday,
December 21, 2020 in the Office of the County Commissioners of Worcester County at Room
1103 - Worcester County Government Center, One West Market Street, Snow Hill, Maryland
21863, at which time they will be opened and the results posted online shortly thereafter.
Envelopes shall be marked "Bid Enclosed – Pump Stations 2, 3, 4, & 5 Electrical Upgrades"
in the lower left-hand corner. After opening, bids will be forwarded to the Public Works
Department for tabulation, review and recommendation to the County Commissioners for their
consideration at a future meeting. In awarding the bid, the Commissioners reserve the right to
reject any and all bids, waive formalities, informalities and technicalities therein, and to take
whatever bid they determine to be in the best interest of the County considering lowest or best
bid, quality of goods and work, time of delivery or completion, responsibility of bidders being
considered, previous experience of bidders with County contracts, or any other factors they deem
appropriate. Inquiries can be directed to Darl Kolar, P.E., Project Manager, EA Engineering,
Science, and Technology, Inc., PBC at 410-641-5341.