Public Notice No. 7963



Notice is hereby given that Goshen Irrigation District (GID) will receive sealed bids at the office of GID for the “Tunnel #2 Cave-in Restoration” project until 9:00 a.m. Local Time on Thursday, October 28, 2021.  The work is described in the plans and specifications and on the bid schedule, and consists of the following major quantities (approximately):

Unclassified Excavation    127,583    CY

Bid forms, specifications, and plans may be obtained either in digital or hard copy format from BenchMark of Torrington, P.C., 119 East 19th Avenue, Torrington, Wyoming, 82240, (307) 532-3811 or by emailing [email protected] upon payment of $75.00 per set for hard copy or $25.00 per set for digital, non-refundable.  Bid documents may be inspected at the above listed office from 8:00 a.m. to noon and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Mondays through Fridays.

A pre-bid conference will be held at 10:00 a.m. Local Time on Monday, October 25, 2021, at the site.  A map to the meeting location will be included with the plans, or may be obtained from BenchMark of Torrington, P.C.  It is recommended, but not mandatory, that all bidders interested in this project attend the pre-bid conference.   In order to bid this project, the Bidder’s name must appear on the list of plan holders held by BenchMark of Torrington, P.C.

Bids must be submitted on proposal forms provided in accordance with the contract documents.  “...the contract shall be let to the responsible certified resident making the lowest bid if the certified resident’s bid is not more than five percent (5%) higher than that of the lowest responsible nonresident bidder.” (WY Statute 16-6-102)  “Preference is hereby given to materials, supplies, agricultural products, equipment, machinery, and provisions produced, manufactured, or grown in Wyoming, or supplied by a resident of the state, quality being equal to articles offered by the competitors outside of the state.” (WY Statute 16-6-106).  The sealed bids must be marked on the outside of the envelope “Tunnel #2 Cave-in Restoration.”  THE BIDS WILL BE OPENED AT 9:00 a.m. Local Time on Thursday, October 28, 2021.  

Bids may be mailed to:
    Goshen Irrigation District
    P.O. Box 717
    Torrington, Wyoming 82240

or delivered to
    Goshen Irrigation District
    2912 West E Street
    Torrington, WY 82240

Goshen Irrigation District reserves the right to reject any or all bids or schedules, and to waive minor irregularities and formalities therein, and to award the contract in whole or in part in the best interest of the Owner.

    Goshen Irrigation District
    Rob Posten, Manager
Public Notice No. 7963 published in the Torrington Telegram October 6, 8 and 15, 2021.