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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Board of Directors that Sealed Bids will be received by the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority for:

Tier 4 Heavy-lift Forklift

Facility One

3518 St. Lawrence Dr.

Toledo, OH 43605

This contract is for all labor, material, insurance, and equipment necessary for the Tier 4 Heavy-lift Forklift project located at Facility One, 3518 St. Lawrence Dr., Toledo, Ohio 43605, in accordance with the approved plans and specifications, to the Port Authority at One Maritime Plaza, Toledo, Ohio 43604.

Sealed bids will be received at the Port Authority’s administrative offices, 1st floor reception area at One Maritime Plaza, Toledo, OH 43604 until Tuesday, February 16, 2021 at 10:00 AM, at which time and place all bids will be publicly opened and read aloud via conference call. Conference call-in information will be shared in addendum no. 1. The “Tier 4 Heavy-lift Forklift” project consists of: The purchase of a new tier 4 heavy-lift, forklift. Project includes procurement, delivery, installation & setup, training, and technical assistance. Project may be awarded by the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority at its sole discretion. This project is partially funded through an Ohio MAP grant. The engineer’s estimate for the purchase of the heavy-lift forklift is approximately $470,000.00.

Plans, Specifications, Instructions to Proposers, and Forms of Proposal and Contract are on file and may be obtained by either (1) obtaining hard copies from Becker Impressions, 4646 Angola Road, Toledo, OH 43615, phone 419-385-5303, during normal business hours or (2) ordering from Becker Impressions, via their website www.beckerplanroom.com at the cost of reproduction.

Proposals must be submitted on the form included in the Specifications and shall be accompanied by a certified check or an acceptable Proposal Bond with satisfactory surety specifying the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority as the obligee, in the sum of not less than ten percent (10%) of the total proposal amount. Any bid may be withdrawn prior to the scheduled closing time for receipt of bids.

The successful bidder will be required to submit a Contract Bond and Certificate of Insurance.

The lowest responsive and responsible bid shall be determined in accordance with the Port Authority’s Resolution No. 68-00 as found in the General Conditions.

The Port Authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids, and to waive any technicalities as it may deem best for their interest. The Port Authority also reserves the right to add or subtract from quantities shown in the proposal. Please note there will NO pre-bid meeting for this project. Please submit all questions to the Port Authority, Tina Perkins, at TPerkins@Toledoport.org by Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 9:00 AM local time.




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