Bid Invitation for Nesbitt Discovery Academy Freezer / Cooler Replacement

Seeking subcontractors for Division 02 – Demolition; Division 03 – Cast in place concrete; Concrete Floor Finishes;  Division 07 – Insulated metal wall & roof panels; Manufactured gutters & downspouts;  Division 08; Hollow metal doors & frames; High Performance overhead coiling doors; sectional doors;  and Division 13: Metal Building systems for the construction of “Nesbitt Discovery Academy Freezer/Cooler Replacement” on Wednesday May 9th, 2018 prior to 2:00 PM bid opening.

The project comprises a new freezer / cooler building of approximately 4,500 sq. ft. on one story inside the City Limits of Asheville, NC. The building will be a pre-engineered metal building structure on an insulated concrete slab, with insulated metal panel walls and roof.

The facility includes a refrigeration package for a freezer room and a cooler room, and LED lighting throughout. A vestibule / storage space will include a small heat and air system. The building is connected to the Discovery Academy School building, so it requires fire alarm and fire suppression systems.

The project architect is Aiton Anderson Architecture, 12 Church Street, Suite 21, Asheville, NC; Phone (828) 989-5154.  The Owner is “Buncombe County Board of Education”, “Buncombe County Schools.”

Bid documents can be examined at the following locations:
Hickory Construction Company Plan Room, 1728 9th Ave. NW, hickory, NC 28601: phone (828) 312-4083 and contact is Steve Painter, email

Buncombe County Schools, Purchasing Division.

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