Bid# 7894A – Roadway Construction Item – Bituminous Concrete excavation by Cold Planner

Barnstable County invites sealed bids on behalf of the Town of Falmouth for Roadway Construction Item – Bituminous Concrete excavation by Cold Planner per Bid No.7894A.


Bid specifications may be obtained as of Wednesday, February 26, 2020, on the Purchasing website at:


Bids will be received at the Superior Court House, Office of the County Commissioners, Purchasing Department, 3195 Main Street, P.O. Box 427, Barnstable, MA 02630, on or before Thursday, March 11, 2020 @ 11:00AM.


Sealed envelopes containing bids shall be clearly marked “BID NO. 7894A Roadway Construction Item – Town of Falmouth”


NOTE:  One original copy of each bid shall be submitted.  NO faxed or emailed  proposals will be accepted.


The County of Barnstable reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, to waive any informality contained therein, and to award the contract as decided to be in the best interest of the County.


All submissions for this project are subject to the provisions of Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 30, 39M.  Prevailing wages apply.  MA Highway Prequalification is required for some items.


Barnstable County reserves the right to extend the contract for one (1) additional 12 month options. Valuation for purposes of MassDOT Prequalification is based on first year times two (2) to arrive at an estimated total prequal contract value. Contractors who are not prequalified to provide the services listed for the total Prequal. contract value, but meet the single year waiver threshold, without documented poor performance issues, and want to bid, should submit a waiver request at least 2 weeks prior to the bid opening to allow for time to appeal in the event that a waiver is not granted. The estimated value provided in this Invitation to Bid is for one year. Vendors are expected to be able to provide their services over two (2) years at two (2) times the initial estimated value.


The County of Barnstable fully complies with federal, state, and local laws and directives governing equal opportunity, affirmative action and non‑discrimination in all county activities and actively solicits bids/proposals from MBE/WBE businesses in accordance with County policy.