Request for Proposal: Concow Area Infrastructure Improvement Project
Description of Project:
The County of Butte is seeking a firm to develop plans, specifications and manage the construction of a project that will improve the infrastructure in the Concow area of Butte County, the Concow Area Infrastructure Improvement Project, for the County of Butte Department of Public Works.
The County of Butte intends to award a contract to a firm that will meet our qualification criteria and has successfully performed services on similar projects in the past. The successful firm will be required to enter into a contract with the County for the services requested in this Request for Proposals (RFP) within a reasonable time after award. A firm submitting a proposal must be prepared to use the County's standard contract form rather than its own contract form. The contract will include terms appropriate for this project. Generally, the terms of the contract will include, but are not limited to: (1) completion of the project within the timeframe provided; (2) no additional work authorized without prior written approval; (3) no payment without prior written approval; (4) funding availability; (5) termination of contract under certain conditions; (6) indemnification of the County; (7) approval by the County of any subcontractors; and (8) minimum appropriate insurance requirements. A Model Contract is attached as Exhibit A to this RFP. The County intends to award a contract substantially in the form of the Model Contract to the selected contractor.
All responses to this RFP must be submitted on or before 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 21, 2011. See download documents below for full details.