Notice to Bidders
Request for Quote
Status: Awarded
Bid#: 2014-00022-CN
Title: Timber Sale - Carolina road
Issue Date: 09/16/2013
Request Opens: 09/25/2013
Prebid/Preproposal Conference: None
Payment for Bid Document: None
The intent of this Request for Quotation is to sell approximately fifty (50) acres of timber located off Carolina Road, Suffolk, Virginia to make way for construction of the City???s new Public Works Operations Center. Work shall be in accordance with all specifications, terms, and conditions herein. Work MUST be completed by July 1, 2014. To visit the job site, stop by the Traffic Engineering office, Building C, located at the Public Works Operation Center, 866 Carolina Road, Suffolk, Virginia.
The area to be logged consists of twenty-two (22) acres of merchantable pine plantation approximately 15-18 years old, an unmerchantable area of pine and hardwood (10-12 years old) resulting from old field natural regeneration that is 22 � acres and a hardwood Streamside Management Zone of approximately 2 � acres. The streamside Management Zone is not included in the cruise. These are a few large diameter pines and hardwood located along an interior stream and ditch. These are many corridors cut through the stands that have taken away from the timber volume. A majority of the time in the unmerchantable area does not meet the height requirements for merchantability. These trees can be utilized as biomass or fuel. Trees shall be completely clear cut. Ground conditions of this tract are considered nominal for logging for late April through November in a normal year. Although conditions have been wetter than average, soil conditions are considered satisfactory for harvest. The regulations that will apply to this project will be in accordance with standard Forestry Rules (See attached.)
Buyer Contact
Requests for information related to this Request for Quotation should be directed to: Cindy L. Norfleet, CPPB Senior Buyer (757) 514-7522 Email address:
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