Classifieds: October 13, 2016

Employment

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AUBURN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF NURSING

Assistant/Associate Professor

Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (PCNP)

The School of Nursing at Auburn University, located in Auburn, Alabama, invites Primary Care Nurse Practitioners to join a fast growing NP Program. We have an opening for a full-time 12-month, tenure track position to begin immediately.

Auburn University is one of the nation’s premier land, sea, and space grant institutions. In the 2016 edition of U.S. News and World Report, it was ranked 46th among public universities.  Auburn is an institution that is both highly research-active and committed to maintaining teaching excellence , offering Bachelor’s, Master’s, Educational Specialist, and Doctoral degrees.

Minimum Qualifications:

Tenure Track – Requires an earned doctorate in a relevant discipline, Masters in Nursing and BSN.  Must have current Family Nurse Practitioner certification and must have current clinical skills. Must be eligible for an Alabama RN License or have an unencumbered Alabama RN license. Must meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of the employment. Must possess excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.

Desired Qualifications:

3-5 years of NP practice in a primary care or family practice setting and currently in an established collaborative, or able to establish a collaborative practice in a primary care or family practice setting. Graduate teaching experience in an accredited family or primary care nurse practitioner program is preferable.

Review of applicants will begin August 8, 2016 and will continue until a suitable candidate is identified. Candidates should use the following link to apply:

http://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/1782

Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability employer.

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Physician For Hire

Winfield, AL – Physician – Med360UrgentCare- We are looking for a physician to work in a new up and coming Urgent Care just off I-22 exit 30 in Winfield, AL. Certification in Family Medicine or Emergency Medicine required. Submit resumes to asnowmed360uc@gmail.com.

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Library Director

The Birmingham Public Library Board is seeking a Library Director. To view the complete job description visit http://www.bplonline.org/about/admin/employment. Interested candidates are asked to send all resumes to resumes@birminghamal.gov no later than October 24, 2016.

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VITAE BANK

UNIVERSITY OF MONTEVALLO

UM is currently soliciting applicants for its faculty and professional staff Vita Bank. From time to time, the University hires faculty and professional staff on a temporary full – or part-time basis from this pool. For 2016-2017, the University may need temporary faculty in accounting; art; biology; chemistry; communication science and disorders; communication studies; counseling; dietetics; economics; education; education administration; English; family relations; finance, French; geography; geology; German; history; human development; information systems; instructional technology; intern supervision in education; library; management; marketing; mathematics; music; physics, philosophy; political science; production operations; psychology; religion; social work; sociology; Spanish; theatre, master’s level clinical supervisors in SLP with at least 3 years of professional experience and several other disciplines.

Minimum qualifications for faculty positions: master’s degree with 18 graduate hours in teaching discipline or equivalent in professional experiences.

Applicants must complete an online application at https://jobs.montevallo.edu and attach a letter of interest, a current curriculum vita or resume and contact information for three references.

UM is an AA/EO employer.

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University of Montevallo

  • Pipefitter I
  • Technical Support Analyst I

Visit http://jobs.montevallo.edu.

UM is an EO Employer

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Legal

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ADVERTISEMENT for BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATION

And NOTICE of INTENT to RECEIVE BIDS

from PREQUALIFIED BIDDERS

Pre-qualification submittals will be received by Robert Sharpe on behalf of Office of the Chief Facilities Officer, UAB Health System Sr. Assoc. Vice President, UAB Hospital, and the University Of Alabama Board Of Trustees at UAB Hospital Planning, 2020 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35233 until Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 4:00 pm CST.  The original and two (2) duplicates of submittals are required for pre-qualification approval; however, facsimile transmission copies may be transmitted to the Project Manager at (205) 975-7000 to expedite the review process with hard-copies of the submittals to be delivered within 24 hours.

PHASE i CLINICAL TRIALS – 15th FLOOR JEFFERSON TOWER

UAB PROJECT # H165009

  1. SCOPE OF WORK:

Project Scope consists of renovations and improvements within an existing occupied clinic space located at the UAB Jefferson Tower.

The Work includes construction of a new waiting room and miscellaneous renovations within the clinic including, but not limited to:  new wall, floor, and ceiling finishes, new millwork, HVAC and lighting improvements, etc., as described in the Project Documents.

The work will be performed within an operating Hospital and care will be taken to limit disruptions.  Work will be performed under strict infection control guidelines to ensure the safety of patients and staff.  The contractor will be responsible for and shall be experienced with the implementation of infection control requirements, interim life safety measures, constructing and maintaining required barriers, coordinating shutdowns, maintaining a clean and organized job site and generally with performing construction in a functioning Hospital.

  1. PRIME CONTRACTOR BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATIONS:

Prime contractor bidders interested in submitting a proposal must apply for pre-qualification and must be licensed under the Provision of Title 34, Chapter 8, and Code of Alabama, 1975. A copy of current Alabama Contractors license is to be included in pre-qualification submittal.

Only prime contractor bidders who have completed the pre-qualification process and that have been approved will be eligible to submit a bid for the Project. Prospective Bidder’s Pre-qualification Package must be received by the Owner’s Project Manager no later than Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 4:00 pm CST, after which no further requests will be considered.

Pre-qualification Requirements Information Package may be obtained from the Architect upon letterhead request.

The pre-qualification procedure is intended to identify responsible and competent prime contractor bidders relative to the requirements of the Project. Each prospective prime contractor bidder will be notified of the results of the pre-qualification, no later than Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 5:00 pm CST.

The Owner reserves the right to waive technical errors in applications, or abandon the pre-qualification process, should the interests of the Owner appear to be promoted thereby.

Progress Design and Construction Documents:

Prior to the pre-qualification deadline, project progress plans and specifications may be examined at the following location:

Architect:

Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood

2701 1st Avenue South

Birmingham, Alabama 35233

Phone:  205-879-4462

Fax:      205-879-4493

steven.alby@gmcnetwork.com

  1. BIDS BY PRE-QUALIFIED PRIME GENERAL CONTRACTOR BIDDERS

Documents:

Bid documents will be available for purchase at Alabama Graphics, 2801 Fifth Avenue South, Birmingham AL 35294.

After notice to pre-qualified bidders is given, the pre-qualified prime contractor bidders may obtain bid documents from Alabama Graphics (see address above) for the cost of reproduction (non-refundable).

Bid documents will be available for public inspection at the following locations after notice to pre-qualified bidders is given. Drawings and specifications may be examined at Office of the Architect; McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge, 3000 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233; at the AGC Internet Plan Room, 5000 Grantswood Road, Irondale, AL 35210; and at the Birmingham Construction Industry Authority, 601 37th St. South, Birmingham, AL 35222.

Bonds:

A certified check or bid bond payable to the University of Alabama at Birmingham in an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid, but in no event more than $10,000 must accompany the bidder’s proposal.  Performance and Statutory Labor and Material Payment Bonds will be required at the signing of the Contract.

Bids:

Bids must be submitted on proposal forms or copies thereof furnished by the Architect. No bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for a period of ninety (90) days. The Owner reserves the right to reject bids if such action is determined to be in the best interest of the Owner. The Owner reserves the right to revoke pre-qualification of any bidder in accordance with Section 39-2-12, Code of Alabama, 1975, as amended in 1997 (by Act 97-225). The Bid Date is Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 2:00 PM CST at 2020 University Blvd., Birmingham, Alabama 35233, in the UAB 2020 Building Large Conference Room.

Proposals may be hand delivered or received by mail on the date of the bid opening, to the attention of: Robert Sharpe, at the 2020 Building, 20 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama, 35233, until 12:00 Noon. After 12:00 Noon of the date of the bid opening proposals must be hand delivered and presented at the bid opening. Sealed proposals shall be submitted in triplicate and shall be properly identified. All proposals received after 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, November 17, 2016 will be returned unopened.

Nonresident Prime Contractor Bidders:

Under Section 39-3-5, Code of Alabama, 1975, nonresident prime contractor bidders must accompany any written bid documents with a written opinion of an attorney licensed to practice law in such nonresident prime contractor bidder’s state of domicile as to the preferences, if any or none, granted by the law of the state to its own business entities whose principal place of business are in that state in the letting of any or all public contracts.  Resident prime contractors in Alabama, as defined in Section 39-2-12, are granted preference over nonresident prime contractors in awarding of contracts in the same manner and to the same extent as provided by the laws of the state of domicile of the nonresident.

Fire Alarm Work

In accordance with Title 34, Chapter 33A (the ACT), of the Code of Alabama 1975, bidders for fire alarm work of this project, if any, must include with their bid evidence of licensure as required by the ACT by including with the bid submittal a valid State Fire Marshall’s permit.

  1. PRE-BID CONFERENCE

A mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 2:00 pm CST, at the UAB 2020 Building Large Conference Room. It is mandatory that all pre-qualified prime contractor bidders attend the Pre-Bid Conference.

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CASE NO.:  01-CV-2016-902513

NOTICE OF FINAL HEARING BY PUBLICATION

THE BIRMINGHAM LAND BANK AUTHORITY, a Public Corporation,

NOTICE OF FINAL HEARING BY PUBLICATION

TO: CLEMENT WILSON; REX MCCRARY; CAMILLE MCCRARY; J.T. SMALLWOOD, JEFFERSON COUNTY TAX COLLECTOR; JEFFERSON COUNTY, ALABAMA; CITY OF BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA; and any and all other unknown heirs, claimants or interested parties claiming any right, title, estate, lien, or interest in the real estate described herein,

TAKE NOTICE that on September 16, 2016, the Birmingham Land Bank Authority filed an Amended Complaint in the above-styled case and the record reflects recorded notice of a pending quiet title and foreclosure action in the Probate Court of Jefferson County, Alabama concerning the rights and/or interests in the following real property:

That parcel of real property located at 421 Church Avenue, Birmingham, Alabama 35214 and having a legal description of: Lot 3, in Block 2, according to the survey of Martin Lockhart, as recorded in Map Book 1, Page 329, in the Office of the Judge of Probate of Jefferson County, Alabama. Less and except the South 50 feet thereof, and assigned Parcel ID No.: 22-00-20-3-026-003.000.

ANY PERSON WITH A PROPERTY INTEREST IN THE ABOVE PROPERTY IS HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT THEY MAY LOSE SUCH INTEREST, IF ANY, AS A RESULT OF THE ABOVE-REFERENCED QUIET TITLE AND FORECLOSURE ACTION. The final hearing on this quiet title and foreclosure action is hereby set for November 17, 2016 at 8:30 A.M. in Room 360, Jefferson County Courthouse, 716 Richard Arrington, Jr. Boulevard North, Birmingham, Alabama 35203. The judgment of the Court may result in title to the property vesting in the Birmingham Land Bank Authority. Any person who proves to the Court’s satisfaction a right to redeem the property pursuant to Alabama Code §§ 40-10-73 (1975) et seq. or Alabama Code §§ 40-10-83 (1975) et seq. may redeem the property pursuant to those statutes within five (5) days after the appropriate Order on Final Hearing is issued. FAILURE TO REDEEM THE PROPERTY AND PRESENT PROOF OF REDEMPTION TO THE CIRCUIT COURT WITHIN THE 5-DAY PERIOD MAY RESULT IN A LOSS OF THE RIGHT OF REDEMPTION.

The address of the Birmingham Land Bank Authority is City Hall, 710 North 20th St., Birmingham, AL 35203. The Birmingham Land Bank Authority may be contacted care of Caroline W. Jackson, City of Birmingham Law Department at (205) 254-2369.

IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED by the undersigned Clerk of Court that publication of this notice be made once a week for three consecutive weeks in the Birmingham Times, a newspaper of general circulation in Jefferson County, Alabama, and that all persons to whom this notice is addressed and any and all persons claiming any title to, interest in, or lien or encumbrance on the above-described land or any part thereof are hereby directed to plead, answer or otherwise respond to the Complaint in this cause before the hearing date or a judgment by default may be rendered against them it being intended that this notice shall be used to perfect service against all parties who cannot be personally served with a copy of the Complaint.

Dated this the 26th day of September, 2016.

Anne-Marie Adams, Circuit Clerk

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ADVERTISEMENT for BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATION

And NOTICE of INTENT to RECEIVE BIDS

from PREQUALIFIED BIDDERS

Pre-qualification submittals will be received by the Owner’s Representative/Project Manager, George Griswold on behalf of Office of the Chief Facilities Officer, UAB Health System Sr. Assoc. Vice President, UAB Hospital, and the University Of Alabama Board Of Trustees at UAB Hospital Planning, 2020 University Blvd., Birmingham, AL 35233 until Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 4:00 pm CST.  The original and two (2) duplicates of submittals are required for pre-qualification approval; however, facsimile transmission copies may be transmitted to the Project Manager at (205) 975-7000 to expedite the review process with hard-copies of the submittals to be delivered within 24 hours.

WEST PAVILION DISHWASHER REPLACEMENT AND ROOM REPAIR

UAB PROJECT # H165023

  1. SCOPE OF WORK:

Project Scope consists of removing an existing dishwasher and installing a new dishwasher in the same location. Location of the work is in the UAB West Pavilion Kitchen located in the West Pavilion basement. Removal and installation of the dishwasher will be performed by the equipment vendor. Room repairs and improvements associated with the dishwasher installation will be provided by the General Contractor under the Work of this project.

The Work includes demolition and new construction associated with the dishwasher replacement including, but not limited to: repairs and upgrades to existing utilities, installation of new floor drains and underslab plumbing, HVAC modifications, new flooring, ceilings and lighting, and coordination with equipment installer, etc. as described in the Project Documents.

The work will be performed within an operating Hospital Kitchen and care will be taken to limit disruptions.  Work will be performed under strict infection control guidelines to ensure the safety of patients and staff.  The contractor will be responsible for and shall be experienced with the implementation of infection control requirements, interim life safety measures, constructing and maintaining required barriers, coordinating shutdowns, maintaining a clean and organized job site and generally with performing construction in a functioning Hospital.

  1. PRIME CONTRACTOR BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATIONS:

Prime contractor bidders interested in submitting a proposal must apply for pre-qualification and must be licensed under the Provision of Title 34, Chapter 8, and Code of Alabama, 1975. A copy of current Alabama Contractors license is to be included in pre-qualification submittal.

Only prime contractor bidders who have completed the pre-qualification process and that have been approved will be eligible to submit a bid for the Project.  Prospective Bidder’s Pre-qualification Package must be received by the Owner’s Project Manager no later than Thursday, October 20, 2016 at 4:00 pm CST, after which no further requests will be considered.

Pre-qualification Requirements Information Package may be obtained from the Architect upon letterhead request.

The pre-qualification procedure is intended to identify responsible and competent prime contractor bidders relative to the requirements of the Project.  Each prospective prime contractor bidder will be notified of the results of the pre-qualification, no later than Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 5:00 pm CST.

The Owner reserves the right to waive technical errors in applications, or abandon the pre-qualification process, should the interests of the Owner appear to be promoted thereby.

Progress Design and Construction Documents:

Prior to the pre-qualification deadline, project progress plans and specifications may be examined at the following location:

Architect:

Goodwyn, Mills and Cawood

2701 1st Avenue South

Birmingham, Alabama 35233

Phone:  205-879-4462

Fax:      205-879-4493

paul.fridl@gmcnetwork.com

  1. BIDS BY PRE-QUALIFIED PRIME GENERAL CONTRACTOR BIDDERS

Documents:

Bid documents will be available for purchase at Alabama Graphics, 2801 Fifth Avenue South, Birmingham AL 35294.

After notice to pre-qualified bidders is given, the pre-qualified prime contractor bidders may obtain bid documents from Alabama Graphics (see address above) for the cost of reproduction (non-refundable).

Bid documents will be available for public inspection at the following locations after notice to pre-qualified bidders is given. Drawings and specifications may be examined at Office of the Architect; McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge, 3000 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233; at the AGC Internet Plan Room, 5000 Grantswood Road, Irondale, AL 35210; and at the Birmingham Construction Industry Authority, 601 37th St. South, Birmingham, AL 35222.

Bonds:

A certified check or bid bond payable to the University of Alabama at Birmingham in an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid, but in no event more than $10,000 must accompany the bidder’s proposal.  Performance and Statutory Labor and Material Payment Bonds will be required at the signing of the Contract.

Bids:

Bids must be submitted on proposal forms or copies thereof furnished by the Architect. No bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for a period of ninety (90) days. The Owner reserves the right to reject bids if such action is determined to be in the best interest of the Owner. The Owner reserves the right to revoke pre-qualification of any bidder in accordance with Section 39-2-12, Code of Alabama, 1975, as amended in 1997 (by Act 97-225). The Bid Date is Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 3:00 PM CST, at 2020 University Blvd., Birmingham, Alabama 35233, in the UAB 2020 Building Large Conference Room.

Proposals may be hand delivered or received by mail on the date of the bid opening,  at the Office of George Griswold, Project Manager – Facilities and Capital Projects, 2020 Building, 2020 University Blvd. (8th Ave. South), Birmingham Alabama 35233, until 12:00 Noon. After 12:00 Noon of the date of the bid opening proposals must be hand delivered and presented at the bid opening. Sealed proposals shall be submitted in triplicate and shall be properly identified. All proposals received after 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, November 17, 2016 will be returned unopened.

Nonresident Prime Contractor Bidders:

Under Section 39-3-5, Code of Alabama, 1975, nonresident prime contractor bidders must accompany any written bid documents with a written opinion of an attorney licensed to practice law in such nonresident prime contractor bidder’s state of domicile as to the preferences, if any or none, granted by the law of the state to its own business entities whose principal place of business are in that state in the letting of any or all public contracts.  Resident prime contractors in Alabama, as defined in Section 39-2-12, are granted preference over nonresident prime contractors in awarding of contracts in the same manner and to the same extent as provided by the laws of the state of domicile of the nonresident.

Fire Alarm Work

In accordance with Title 34, Chapter 33A (the ACT), of the Code of Alabama 1975, bidders for fire alarm work of this project, if any, must include with their bid evidence of licensure as required by the ACT by including with the bid submittal a valid State Fire Marshall’s permit.

  1. PRE-BID CONFERENCE

A mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at 4:00 pm CST, at the UAB 2020 Building Large Conference Room. It is mandatory that all pre-qualified prime contractor bidders attend the Pre-Bid Conference.

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ADVERTISEMENT for BIDDER PRE-QUALIFICATION 

And NOTICE of INTENT to RECEIVE BIDS from PREQUALIFIED BIDDERS 

Pre-qualification submittals will be received at Poole & Company Architects, LLC, 2 North 20th Street Suite 1610, Birmingham, Alabama 35203 until 2:00pm local time on Thursday, October 20, 2016 by the Project Architect, Kelly Mullins, on behalf of the Callahan Eye Hospital Health Care Authority. The original and two (2) duplicates of submittals are required for pre-qualification approval; however, submittals may be transmitted to the Project Architect at kmullins@pooleandcompany.com to expedite the review process with hard-copies of the submittals to be delivered within 24 hours.

CALLAHAN EYE HOSPITAL CEH 4th FLOOR RENOVATIONS

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM

BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA

  1. SCOPE OF WORK:

The scope of work includes demolition, renovations and improvements of office and outpatient clinic space within an occupied healthcare facility. New work includes complete build-out of the space including all Architectural work and MEP systems. The work requires implementation and maintenance of Infection Control and Interim Life Safety provisions. Experience in renovations and performing work in an occupied Healthcare setting is required as work will take place adjacent to an occupied Hospital Building.

  1. PRIME GENERAL CONTRACTOR, MECHANICAL SUBCONTRACTOR (HVAC), PLUMBING SUBCONTRACTOR, AND ELECTRICAL SUBCONTRACTOR BIDDER PREQUALIFICATIONS:

Prime General Contractors, Mechanical (HVAC) Subcontractors, Plumbing Subcontractors and Electrical Subcontractor bidders interested in submitting a proposal must apply for pre-qualification and must be licensed under the Provision of Title 34, Chapter 8, and Code of Alabama, 1975. A copy of current Alabama Contractors license is to be included in pre-qualification submittal.

Only bidders who have completed the pre-qualification process and that have been approved will be eligible to submit a bid for the Project. Prospective Bidder’s Prequalification Package must be received by the Project Architect no later than 2:00pm local time on Thursday, October 20, 2016 after which no further requests will be considered.

Pre-qualification Requirements Information Package may be obtained from the Architect upon letterhead request sent by email or scanned into an email to kmullins@pooleandcompany.com. The pre-qualification procedure is intended to identify responsible and competent contractor bidders relative to the requirements of the Project. Each prospective prime contractor and subcontractor bidder will be notified of the results of the prequalification, no later than 2:00pm local time on Monday, October 24, 2016.

The Owner reserves the right to waive technical errors in applications, or abandon the pre-qualification process, should the interests of the Owner appear to be promoted thereby.

Progress Design and Construction Documents:

Prior to the pre-qualification deadline, project progress plans and specifications may be examined at the following location:

Architect:

POOLE & COMPANY ARCHITECTS, LLC

2 NORTH 20TH STREET, SUITE 1610 BIRMINGHAM, AL 35203

(205) 326-2206

kmullins@pooleandcompany.com

  1. BIDS BY PRE-QUALIFIED PRIME GENERAL CONTRACTOR BIDDERS

Documents:

Bid documents will be available on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at the following locations after notice to pre-qualified bidders is given. Drawings and specifications may be examined at the Office of the Architect; McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge, 3000 3rd Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233; at the AGC Internet Plan Room, 5000 Grantswood Road, Irondale, AL 35210; at the Birmingham Construction Industry Authority, 3600 Fourth Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35222; and at the Reed Construction Data Office, 30 Technology Pkwy, South, Suite 500, Norcross, GA 30092-2912.

Bonds:

A certified check or bid bond payable to the Callahan Eye Hospital Healthcare Authority in an amount not less than five percent (5%) of the amount of the bid, but in no event more than $10,000 must accompany the bidder’s proposal. Performance and Statutory Labor and Material Payment Bonds will be required at the signing of the Contract.

Bids:

Bids must be submitted on proposal forms or copies thereof furnished by the Architect. No bid may be withdrawn after the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids for a period of ninety (90) days. The Owner reserves the right to reject bids if such action is determined to be in the best interest of the Owner. The Owner reserves the right to revoke pre-qualification of any bidder in accordance with Section 39-2- 12, Code of Alabama, 1975, as amended in 1997 (by Act 97-225). Bids will be received until Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 2:00pm local time at the Callahan Eye Hospital, 3rd Floor Administrative Suite, 1720 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama 35233. Bid proposals may be hand delivered or received by mail on the date of the bid opening at the at the Callahan Eye Hospital 3rd Floor Administrative Suite, 1720 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama 35233 until 12:00 noon. After 12:00 noon of the date of the bid opening, bid proposals must be hand delivered and presented at the bid opening. Sealed bid proposals shall be submitted in triplicate and shall be properly identified. All bid proposals received after 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 17, 2016 will be returned unopened.

Nonresident Prime Contractor Bidders:

Under Section 39-3-5, Code of Alabama, 1975, nonresident prime contractor bidders must accompany any written bid documents with a written opinion of an attorney licensed to practice law in such nonresident prime contractor bidder’s state of domicile as to the preferences, if any or none, granted by the law of the state to its own business entities whose principal place of business are in that state in the letting of any or all public contracts. Resident prime contractors in Alabama, as defined in Section 39-2-12, are granted preference over nonresident prime contractors in awarding of contracts in the same manner and to the same extent as provided by the laws of the state of domicile of the nonresident.

Fire Alarm Work

In accordance with Title 34, Chapter 33A (the ACT), of the Code of Alabama 1975, bidders for fire alarm work of this project, if any, must include with their bid evidence of licensure as required by the ACT by including with the bid submittal a valid State Fire Marshall’s permit.

  1. PRE-BID CONFERENCE

A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at the Callahan Eye Hospital at the First Floor Lobby, 1720 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35233 on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 10:00 AM CST.

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ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA AT BIRMINGHAM

BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA

The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama for the University of Alabama at Birmingham requests proposals from General Contractors for furnishing all labor and materials required for Repairs to SRC Pool Building for the UAB Health System.

Proposals will be received until 2:00 p.m. CT on November 17, 2016 and will thereafter be publicly opened and read aloud in the large conference room of the 2020 Building, 2020 8th Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-6552. Bids must be submitted on Proposal Forms furnished. Proposals shall be clearly identified on the exterior of the package with the bidder’s name, address, State license number, the name of the project being bid, time and place of the bid opening. Sealed proposals shall be submitted in triplicate and shall be properly identified.

Proposals may be hand delivered or received by mail on the date of the bid opening at the Office of Amy Cope, 2020 Building, 2020 8th Avenue South, Birmingham, Alabama 35294-6552, until 12:00 noon. After 12:00 noon of the date of the bid opening, proposals must be hand delivered and presented at the bid opening. Sealed proposals shall be submitted in triplicate and shall be properly identified. All proposals received after 2:00 p.m. on November 17, 2016 will be returned unopened.

Construction Contracts shall be awarded only to qualified Contractors, licensed by the State Licensing Board for General Contractors, as required by Title 34, Chapter 8, Code of Alabama. Construction Contracts in excess of $50,000 shall be awarded only to Contractors licensed as required by the 1978 Code of Alabama, Title 34, Chapter 8 as amended.  Bidders must be responsible in accordance with criteria in the bid documents and as stipulated by Title 39-2-3-(e) of the Code of Alabama.

A Cashiers Check drawn on an Alabama Bank or bid bond, executed by a Surety company duly authorized and qualified to make such bonds in Alabama, payable to The Board of Trustees of the University of Alabama in the amount of 5% of the amount of bids, but in no event more than $10,000.00, must accompany the bidder’s proposals.  Performance and Labor and Material Payment Bonds in the amount of 100% of the contract price will be required when the Contract is presented by the Contractor to the Owner.

Scope of Work

The scope of work generally includes miscellaneous structural, roof and pool equipment repairs of an existing Pool/Aquatic Rehabilitation area and associated support spaces with a total of approximately 2,270 s.f. including demolition items, painting, miscellaneous plumbing, HVAC, fire protection, and electrical work. Work will be performed within the operating hospital facility using high levels of infection control measures and the contractor should have experience with the implementation and maintenance of infection control measures and interim life safety measures in a hospital environment as well as experience in performing construction in an operating hospital.

A Mandatory Pre-Bid Conference will be held on November 2, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. at the site of the work.  Meet at the 1st Floor Lobby of Spain Rehabilitation Center, 1717 6th Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35233. The Owner has designated that bid documents will be available for examination at the AGC Internet Plan Room, 5000 Grantswood Road, Irondale, AL 35210; at the Birmingham Construction Industry Authority, 3600 Fourth Avenue South, Birmingham, AL 35222; and at the Construction Market Data, 30 Technology Pkwy, South, Suite 500, Norcross, GA 30092-2912; and electronically through McGraw-Hill Construction Dodge.

Two (2) sets of bid documents will be issued by the Architect, Birchfield Penuel & Associates, 2805 Crescent Avenue, Suite 200, Birmingham, Alabama to qualified bidders upon deposit of $100 per set, by check drawn to the order of the Architect. Deposits will be refunded in full to bona fide General Contract bidders, and the difference between deposits and cost of reproduction and handling will be refunded to others, upon return of all documents in good condition. Deposits will be forfeited if bid documents are not returned within ten (10) days after the Bid Opening.

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