South Cornell Pumping Station Emergency Generator Replacement

General Information

Project Location(s):
South Cornell  Avenue Pumping Station, 1260 South Cornell Ave, Villa Park, IL 60181
Project Status:
Mandatory Pre-Bid Meeting Date:
January 9, 2020, at 10:00 a.m.,
at 1260 S Cornell Ave, Villa Park, IL 60181
Bid Opening Date:
February 6, 2020, at 10:00 a.m., through QuestCDN
at 11 W Home Ave, Villa Park IL, 60181 
QuestCDN Number:#6626709
Construction Start Date:
July 2020
Construction Completion Date:
BME Electric, Inc.
Construction Engineer:
Design Engineer:
Awarded Contract Amount:
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To remove the old diesel emergency generator located at the South Cornell Avenue Pumping Station and replace it with a new, natural gas powered one.


This project consists of the removal of diesel-fueled emergency power and related equipment and the installation of a 200KW natural gas fueled emergency generator at the South Cornell Avenue Pumping Station.


The emergency generator has reached the end of its service life and is in need of a replacement.


"Not for bid" copies of the Bidding Documents are on file for inspection at the office of the Village of Villa Park Public Works Department, 11 West Home Avenue, Villa Park, Illinois, 60181. Digital copies of the bid documents are available at for a non-refundable fee of $15.00. These documents may be downloaded by entering Quest Project Number 6626709 on The Village will only be accepting electronic bid submittals for this project.


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Project Updates

July 14, 2020Construction has begun. The existing auxiliary diesel tank has been removed.
July 9, 2020A meeting was held this morning with the contractor on site. Work is expected to begin next week.
February 24, 2020A construction contract with the lowest bidder, BME Electric, Inc., of Bridgeview, Illinois has been approved by the Village Board.
February 6, 2020A bid opening was held today, February 6, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Two bids were received. The bid results are available on the project page on QuestCDN. Staff is in the process of reviewing the bids.
January 28, 2020
Addendum #02 has been posted for the Project. Some pay items have been modified, and additional details were added to the set of plans.
January 20, 2020Addendum #01 has been posted for the Project. The Bid Opening Date has been moved to February 6, 2020.
December 18, 2019The project page has been created on the QuestCDN website. Bidding documents are not yet available, but will be completed and uploaded soon.