Public Notice No. 11039



Tunnel Dam Temporary Diversion Structure Removal Project


Sealed Bids for the removal of the Tunnel Dam Temporary Diversion Structure will be received by Wheatland Irrigation District (District) at the District’s office located at 30 West Frontage Road, Wheatland, WY, 82201, until 2:00 p.m. local time on September 30, 2021. The project, which consists of the removal of a temporary river diversion facility and includes, but not limited to: removal and stacking of sheet piling, excavation, hauling, placement and grading of coffer dam earthen fill material in a designated borrow area, removal and stockpiling of metal pipes and headgates, and placing and grading of stockpiled topsoil over the coffer dam earthen fill material.

Bids will be received for each of two primary tasks associated with the Project: 1) sheet piling removal, and 2) earthen fill material removal and placement. Bids shall be on a lump sum price basis for each task, as indicated on the Bid Form.

The issuing office for the Bidding Documents is: Wheatland Irrigation District, 30 West Frontage Road, Wheatland, WY 82201.

Bidding Documents may be examined and obtained at the office of Wheatland Irrigation District, 30 West Frontage Road, Wheatland, WY 82201, ATTN: Lee Arrington, 307-322-2740, [email protected], on Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Copies of the Bidding Documents are free.

There will not be an onsite pre-bid conference; however, a self-guided tour of the project site is strongly encouraged. 

A bid security in the amount of five percent (5%) of the total bid amount, as required by Wyoming Statute § 15-1-113, must be submitted with each bid.

The Bidder to which the Contract is awarded will also be required to furnish a Performance Bond and Payment Bond in the amount of one hundred percent (100%) of the Contract Price.

Pursuant to Wyoming Statute § 16-6-106, “preference is hereby given to materials, supplies, agricultural products, equipment, machinery and provisions produced, manufactured or grown in Wyoming, or supplied by a resident of the state, quality being equal to articles offered by the competitors outside of the state”.

Owner: Wheatland Irrigation District

By: Daniel Melcher

Title: President

Date: September 8, 2021 

Public Notice No. 11039. To be published in the Platte County Record - September 15 and 22, 2021.