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Bid Title: 2017 Water Line Improvements
Category: Bid Notifications
Status: Open

March 19, 2017

Sealed bids will be received by the City of Manhattan, Kansas, at the office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 1101 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas, until 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at which time the bids will be opened and read aloud. Bids received after said time will be returned to the bidder unopened. These bids will be for the furnishing of all labor and materials, and performing all the Work in accordance with the drawings and specifications for:

2016 Water Main Improvements Projects
WA1610, WA1611, WA1616, WA1631

The project will include but not limited to the following major categories of work:
WA1610 Grand Mere Water Main Extension
8" DIP Water Main 433 LF
12" DIP Water Main 7 LF
16" DIP Water Main 1,040 LF
WA1611 Sunset Lane Water Main Extension
8" HDPE Water Main (Bored) 658 LF
Pavement Removal and Replacement (6" PCC) 1 LS
Water Service Transfer (3/4" Copper) 5 EA
WA1616 Levee Bulk Water Fill Station
4" of 1-1/4" Road Rock Base 675 SY
8" NRDJ PCC Pavement 604 SY
2" Water Service Line 10 LF
WA1631 Berkshire Water Main Extension 
Aggregate Shoulder (4" AS-1) 8,180 SF
8" DIP Water Main 1,710 LF
Flume Removal and Replacement (6" PCC) 188 SF
Sidewalk Removal and Replacement (4" PCC) 48 SF
14" Casing Pipe 134 LF

*One Contractor will be awarded ALL bid parts of 2017 Water Improvement Projects.

TIME LIMIT: 180 Calendar Days

Interested bidders may secure a set of drawings, specifications and all other Contract Documents through the online Plan Room administered by Drexel Technologies. Please visit and click on the Plan Room tab to get registered. Questions regarding purchasing the Contract Documents, getting registered, or using the Plan Room can be answered at or by calling Drexel Technologies toll free at (888) 202-1301.

Copies of the City of Manhattan Design Criteria and Standard Specifications and other Contract Documents are on file and available for public inspection at the Public Works Department, Engineering Division, 1101 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, KS 66502. 

Questions concerning this bid can be directed to Gregory E. Fief, Principal Engineer at 785-539-4687 or email .

All persons awarded and/or entering into Contracts with the City of Manhattan shall be subject to and required to comply with all applicable city, state, and federal provisions pertaining to non-discrimination, equal employment opportunity, and affirmative action on public Contracts.
Publication Date/Time:
3/20/2017 9:00 AM
Closing Date/Time:
4/4/2017 3:00 PM
Bid Opening Information:
April 4, 2017 @ 3:00 PM
Contact Person:
Questions concerning this bid can be directed to Gregory E. Fief, Principal Engineer at 785-539-4687 or email
Plan & Spec Available:

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