JM No. 22135

City of Amherst – Water System Backup Generators

Project Description:



PROJECT INCLUDES:         The installation of a permanent 80 KW generator along with associated appurtenances at the City’s main pump station.  The project will also include a 35 KW portable generator as well as docking stations and appurtenances at the City’s wells #2 and #8.



ESTIMATED COST:             $260,000



BID BOND:                           5%






FUNDING AGENCY:           American Rescue Plan Act



Copies of the CONTRACT DOCUMENTS must be ordered online at  Orders for CONTRACT DOCUMENTS may include hard copies for pick up, mail out or digital download via  Upon verification of online payment, hard copies may be picked up at Jacob & Martin, LLC., located at 3465 Curry Lane, Abilene, TX 79606.  Cost for hard copies of the CONTRACT DOCUMENTS will be $100.00.  Cost for digital download of CONTRACT DOCUMENTS will be $0.00.  Contractors must purchase a set of CONTRACT DOCUMENTS to be considered a registered plan holder eligible to bid the project.


The project to be constructed will be financed in whole or part, by federally awarded funds to the CITY OF AMHERST from the American Rescue Plan Act and is subject to all applicable Federal and State laws and regulations. Attention is called to the fact that not less than, the federally determined prevailing (Davis-Bacon and Related Acts) wage rate, must be paid on this project. In addition, the successful bidder must ensure that employees and applicants for employment are not discriminated against because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.  Adherence to the grant recipient’s Section 3 Policy is required for all contracts and subcontracts. registration is required to Bid. All contractors/subcontractors that are debarred, suspended, or otherwise excluded from or ineligible for participation on federal assistance programs may not undertake any activity in part or in full under this project. This will be verified upon receipt of bid and prior to the award.  Minority Business Enterprises, Small Business Enterprises, and Women Business Enterprises, and Historically Underutilized Business firms are encouraged to submit bids.


The CITY OF AMHERST reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any informalities in the bidding. Bids may be held by CITY OF AMHERST for a period not to exceed 60 days from the date of the bid opening for the purpose of reviewing the bids and investigating the bidder’s qualifications prior to the contract award.


The lobbying certification must be submitted with the bid packet to be considered complete and responsive.


This project is being supported, in whole or in part, by federal award to City of Amherst by the U.S. Department of the Treasury.


The City of Amherst is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



Project Details:

Project No: JM No. 22135

Owner: City of Amherst

JM Office: Lubbock

Project Manager: Allen Phillips, P.E. /

Admin Contact: Katy Stryker /

Phone: (325) 695-1070

Prebid Date: N/A

Bid Open Date: May 20, 2022 at 10:00 AM

Mandatory Prebid: N/A

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Planholder’s List:
Company Project Role Name Phone Email
Clements Electric Texas LLC Subcontractor Jason Martin (972) 922-8994
merket industries General_Contractor lesley merket (325) 933-0117
Divine Power Group Supplier Scott Boddicker (210) 219-4952
Dowtech Specialty Contractors, Inc. General_Contractor Gerald Downing (325) 893-4684
Lubbock Electric Company General_Contractor Casey Summers (806) 744-2336
LJ Power Supplier Dalten Lane (512) 800-3688
L. Howard Construction, Inc. General_Contractor Jackie Howard (806) 832-5018
Waukesha-Pearce Industries, LLC Supplier Allen Mitchell 12145777823
Millennium Engineers Group, Inc. Supplier Adolfo Vela (956) 702-8500
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