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File #: 17-0082    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Bid Recommendation Status: Approved
File created: 2/7/2017 In control: Finance Committee
On agenda: 3/9/2017 Final action: 3/9/2017
Title: PROPOSED BID RECOMMENDATION Department: Planning and Development Request: Authorization for the Forest Preserves District of Cook County (the "Preserves") to enter into a construction contract with Meru Corporation, 8436 W. Carol St., Niles Illinois to install new water service at the Southwest Police Headquarters in Palos Park and flush toilets at Schiller Woods in Chicago, Illinois. Reason: 17-80-016 New Water Service for South Police Headquarters and Schiller Woods Flush Toilet. The work includes, but is not limited to, furnishing and installing new cast iron water mains, open cutting roads, directional boring under existing Illinois Department of Transportation roads, traffic control, capping and removing an existing well, removing existing water treatment equipment, miscellaneous site and landscape restoration and other work as described in the drawings and building specifications. Bid Opening Date: 2/10/2017 Bid Results: Firm Total Bid 1. Meru Corporation ...
Indexes: ARNOLD RANDALL, General Superintendent

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PROPOSED BID RECOMMENDATION

 

Department:  Planning and Development

 

Request:  Authorization for the Forest Preserves District of Cook County (the “Preserves”) to enter into a construction contract with Meru Corporation, 8436 W. Carol St., Niles Illinois to install new water service at the Southwest Police Headquarters in Palos Park and flush toilets at Schiller Woods in Chicago, Illinois.  

 

Reason:   17-80-016 New Water Service for South Police Headquarters and Schiller Woods Flush Toilet. The work includes, but is not limited to, furnishing and installing new cast iron water mains, open cutting roads, directional boring under existing Illinois Department of Transportation roads, traffic control, capping and removing an existing well, removing existing water treatment equipment, miscellaneous site and landscape restoration and other work as described in the drawings and building specifications.  

 

Bid Opening Date:  2/10/2017 

 

Bid Results:

Firm                                                                                                         Total Bid

1. Meru Corporation                                                               $481,000.00

2. Sheeji Construction Inc.                                          $559,780.00

3. Misfits Construction Co.                                          $575,000.00

4. Pan-Oceanic Engineering Co.                                          $595,519.00

 

Estimated Fiscal Impact: $481,000.00

 

Contract Period:  Two hundred and forty (240) days after issuance of notice to proceed.

 

Account Name/Number:  Land Improvements accounts: 51025.560019, 51026.560019, 51054.560019, 51055.560019, 51056.560019, 51057.560019 and 51009.560019

 

District(s): 9 and 17 

 

Concurrence(s):

The vendor has met the Minority and Women Business Enterprise Ordinance provision.

The Chief Attorney and Chief Financial Officer have approved this item.