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Bid Number: 22-35
Bid Title: 22-35 Ferric Sulfate
Category: Water and Wastewater Utility Systems Chemicals
Status: Awarded
Additional Status Information: Awarded 04/05/2022
Bid Recipient: Kemira Water Solutions, Inc.



The Bay County Board of County Commissioners (County) seeks bids from qualified vendors for the supply of ferric sulfate to the Bay County Water Treatment Plant located at 3410 Transmitter Road, Panama City, FL 32404. Ferric sulfate shall be delivered in accordance with the specifications identified in Attachment 2.



Bidder shall complete the forms in Attachment 1 and submit with the bid documents.  References should be available to be contacted during normal working hours. The County will choose, at its own discretion, references to contact in order to complete the evaluation questionnaire in Attachment 1. In the event that the Bidder has performed work as a prime contractor for the County within the last five years, the County shall attempt to contact one County and one non-County reference.  The County will attempt to contact each selected reference by phone. In the event that the contact person cannot be reached, the Bidder shall receive a score of zero (0) for that reference evaluation. The County will not attempt to correct incorrectly supplied information.   


Bidders who receive less than a satisfactory evaluation may not be considered a qualified bidder by the County.



SEALED BIDS for ITB NO. 22-35 Ferric Sulfate will be received by the BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF BAY COUNTY, FLORIDA at the Purchasing Department 840 W. 11th Street, Suite 2500, Panama City, FL 32401 up until 2:00 pm (CDT) Tuesday, February 22, 2022. Bids will be publicly opened immediately following the deadline. 


Bids for this solicitation will be accepted electronically online through Bonfire ( until 2:00 p.m. (CST) on the bid date. 


SEALED PAPER Bids shall be delivered to the Board of County Commissioners Purchasing Department, at 840 W. 11th Street, Suite 2500, Panama City, Florida 32401, no later than the bid deadline. Bidders should submit one (1) original bid package. Bids shall be enclosed in a sealed envelope bearing the title of the work, the name of the bidder and the date for opening. It is the sole responsibility of the bidder to ensure that the bid is received on time. The County will check the bids and notify the selected bidder at the earliest opportunity. Each bid shall be valid to Bay County for a period of ninety (90) days after the bid opening.


Special Accommodation:  Any person requiring a special accommodation at a Pre-Bid Conference or Bid opening because of a disability should call the Purchasing Department   at (850) 248-8270 at least five (5) workdays prior to the Pre-Bid Conference or Bid opening.   For Hearing Impaired, Dial 1-800-955-8771 (TOO), and 1-800-955-8770 (Voice). 



Electronic versions of the solicitation documents are available via Purchasing Department's Bonfire web portal:


Solicitation documents, plans, blueprints, or other materials may also be obtained from the Bay County Purchasing Department, , 840 West 11th Street, Suite 2500, Panama City, FL 32401, (850) 248-8270.


For those projects with separate plans, blueprints, or other materials that cannot be accessed through the internet, the Purchasing Department will make a good faith effort to ensure that all registered bidders (those who have been registered as receiving a bid package) receive the documents. 

Publication Date/Time:
1/21/2022 12:00 AM
Publication Information:
Bay Bullet 1/21/2022
Closing Date/Time:
2/23/2022 2:00 PM
Submittal Information:
One Original Bid Package
Pre-bid Meeting:
Contact Person:
The County Purchasing Department will be the only point of contact for this ITB. Under no circumstances may a bidder contact any County Commissioner, County Administrator, or County employee concerning this ITB until after award. Any such contact may result in disqualification as per Bay County Code Section 2-124.

Bidders shall submit all questions, in writing, to the Purchasing Department at or FAX to (850) 248-8276. All questions shall be submitted no later than 5:00 pm (CDT) on Monday, February 14, 2022.

Business Hours:
8 am to 5 pm Monday - Friday
Fax Number:
Estimated Budget: $1,069,579.00
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