Invitation for Bids Gordon Airport Authority GORDON MUNICIPAL AIRPORT PROJECT NO. 3-31-0031-07/08

Sealed bids will be received until 1:00 p.m. MDT (local time), April 29, 2014, at City of Gordon offices, 311 North Oak Street, Gordon, Nebraska and then publicly opened and read aloud, for furnishing all labor, materials and equipment and performing all work necessary to: Overlay Runway 4/22.  In general, this work will require the following approximate quantities:


Plans, specifications, and bid documents are on file and may be inspected at:

Olsson Associates, 1111 Lincoln Mall, (P.O. Box 84608), Lincoln, 

Nebraska 68501

City of Gordon, 311 North Oak Street, Gordon, NE 69343

Nebr. Department of Aeronautics, 3431 Aviation Road, Suite 150, 

Lincoln, NE 68524

Kearney Builders Plan Service, 1007 Second Ave., Kearney, NE  


Omaha Builder’s Exchange, 4255 S. 94th St., Omaha, NE 68127

Lincoln Builders Bureau, 5910 S. 58th St. Ste. C, Lincoln, NE  68516

Central Nebraska Plan Service, 111 West 6th Street, North Platte, 

NE 69101

Construction Industry Center, 2771 Plant Street, Rapid City, SD 


Quest CDN (see below)

A complete set of electronic plans, specifications, contract documents and proposal form may be obtained from for a fee of $20 (nonrefundable).  Once logged into the site, insert e-BidDoc project number 3230967 (Gordon Municipal Airport 2014).  

A complete set of plans, specifications, contract documents and proposal form may also be obtained from Olsson Associates at the above address for a fee of $85 (nonrefundable).  Questions regarding bids shall be directed to Diane Hofer, P.E., consulting engineer at the above address or phone (402) 474-6311.

Contractors bidding shall be pre-qualified by NDOR to construct asphalt or as “General”, as required by the Instructions to Bidders. 

Contractors may inspect the project site by arrangement with Fred Hlava, City of Gordon, 308-282-0837. 

Each proposal must be accompanied by a bid guaranty in the amount of five (5) percent of the total amount of the bid. The bid guaranty may be a cashier’s check, a certified check on a solvent bank or a bid bond made payable to Gordon Airport Authority.  

This project is subject to the requirements of the Davis-Bacon Act, as amended. The Contractor is required to comply with the wage and labor requirements and to pay minimum wages in accordance with the schedule of wage rates established by the United States Department of Labor.

This project is subject to the requirements of 49 CFR Part 26 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Participation. The Airport Sponsor has established a contract goal of 4.27% participation for small business concerns owned and controlled by qualified disadvantaged business enterprises (DBE). The bidder shall make and document good faith efforts, as defined in Appendix A of 49 CFR Part 26, to meet the established goal.  

Award of contract is also subject to the following Federal provisions:

Executive Order 11246 and DOL Regulation 41 CFR PART 60 - Affirmative Action to Ensure Equal Employment Opportunity

DOL Regulation 29 CFR Part 5 – Davis Bacon Act

DOT Regulation 49 CFR PART 29 - Governmentwide Debarment and Suspension and Governmentwide Requirements for Drug-free Workplace

DOT Regulation 49 CFR PART 30 - Denial of Public Works Contracts to Suppliers of Goods and Services of Countries that Deny Contracts to Suppliers of Goods and Services of Countries that Deny Procurement Market Access to U.S. Contractors (Foreign Trade Restriction).

TITLE 49 United States Code, CHAPTER 501 – Buy American Preferences

By: Gordon Airport Authority

Gordon, Nebraska

Published: April 9, April 16 and April 23, 2014