BID No. 22018 New GTH-636 Telehandler
Sealed Bids will be received by the City of Gainesville, Dept of Water Resources, 757 Queen City Parkway, SW Gainesville, GA. 30501 until 2:00 PM., 05/25/22, for the Purchase of a new GTH-636 Telehandler.
The City of Gainesville, Georgia (Hereafter also referred to as “The City”) seeks Bids to provide a new GTH-636 Telehandler for its Dept of Water Resources Department.
The City desires to purchase a new GTH-636 Telehandler and it is expected to be available for use at the Dept of Water Resources Department not later than June 30, 2022 (Estimated Date) - If you are unable to deliver this new GTH-636 Telehandler by this date, please specify on your bid what date you will be able to deliver. _________________________________________
Upon Release of this Bid, all vendor communications concerning this acquisition must be directed to the Administrative Services Department correspondent listed below:
Amy J. Smith
City of Gainesville
Dept of Water Resources
1006 S. Bradford St. Ext.
Gainesville, GA 30501
Unauthorized contact regarding the Bid with other Gainesville City employees may result in disqualification. Any oral communications will be considered unofficial and non-binding on the City of Gainesville. Vendor should rely only on written statements issued by the Bid correspondent.
All questions must be submitted in writing to the Bid correspondent named above. Questions must be received by 10:00 a.m., 05/16/22. A list of questions and answers will be provided to all know Bidders and by request. Requests may be made to the Bid correspondent named above.
BID RESPONSE DATE AND LOCATION
The Administrative Services department must receive the vendors’ Bid in a sealed envelope, in its entirety, not later than 2:00 pm, Eastern Standard Time in Gainesville, Georgia on May 25, 2022. Bids arriving after the deadline will be returned unopened to their senders. All Bids and accompanying documentation will become the property of the City of Gainesville and may not be returned. One (1) original and (1) copy of this Bid must be submitted to allow for evaluation. Bids must be clearly marked on the outside of the package:
New GTH-636 Telehandler
Vendors assume the risk of the method of dispatch chosen. The City of Gainesville assumes no responsibility for delays caused by any delivery service. Postmarking by the due date will not substitute for actual Bid receipt. Late Bids will not be accepted nor will additional time be granted to any vendor. Bids may not be delivered by facsimile transmission or other telecommunication or solely by electronic means.
Bid Release: May 9, 2022
Bid Questions Deadline: May 16, 2022, 10:00am
Bid Due Date: May 25, 2022, 2:00pm
Anticipated Award Date: May 25, 2022 (subject to final Bid review)
WAIVER OF TECHNICALITIES
All items must meet or exceed specifications as stated by the City of Gainesville. The City of Gainesville reserves the right to waive any technicalities and to reject or accept any Bid in its entirety or to accept any portion thereof if it is determined that either method results in lower costs, better service, final satisfaction or is otherwise determined to be in the best interest of the City of Gainesville. Award may be made by item number or in total. Determination of best response to Bid will be the sole judgment of the City of Gainesville. Bids shall remain valid for ninety days for the date of Bid opening.
The City of Gainesville reserves the right to reject any or all Bids at any time without penalty.