BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES

CONTRACT NO: 11-065304

11-SD-5,8,15,52,67,75,78,209,805-Var

In San Diego County At Various Locations.

Install Interconnection System.

Advertise Date    10/25/99
Bids Open           12/02/99

LAST UPDATED

DATE: 12/01/99

TIME: 15:00

The responses to bidder' inquiries, unless incorporated into a formal addenda to the contract, are not a part of the contract and are provided for the bidder's convenience only. In some instances, the question and answer may represent a summary of the matters discussed rather than a word-for-word recitation. The responses may be considered along with all other information furnished to prospective bidders for the purpose of bidding on the project. The availability or use of information provided in the responses to bidder' inquiries is not to be construed in any way as a waiver of the provisions of Section 2-1.03 of the Standard Specifications or any other provision of the contract, the plans, Standard Specifications or Special Provisions, nor to excuse the contractor from full compliance with those contract requirements. Bidders are cautioned that subsequent responses or contract addenda may affect or vary a response previously given.

The Caltrans District 11 Office is located at 2829 Juan Street, San Diego, CA 92110. The mailing address is P.O. Box 85406, San Diego, CA 92186-5400. The District 11 Duty Senior telephone number is (619) 688-6635. Please submit all inquiries in the proper format by fax to (619) 688-6635 or e-mail to Duty_Senior_Const_District11@dot.ca.gov.

Caltrans District 11 Construction Department has developed this method of answering Bidders Inquiries to better serve the needs of the Contractors who bid on our Projects.

The BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES will be updated continuously with the last posting no later than 15:00 on Wednesday prior to the bid opening.

Caltrans District 11 Construction Department will post all of the questions submitted by any of the registered Planholders for that Contract, but reserves the right not to answer any questions deemed unsatisfactory for public viewing.


 
 

Inquiry No.
Inquiry
 1
Will the possible need for City of San Diego excavation / electrical permits be addressed as CCO? The cost of these permits was undeterminable prior to bid.

No, refer to Section 7-1.04 of the Standard Specifications.

 2
Can GRC with PVC bends be used instead of all PVC? PVC conduit is increasing in cost at an incredible rate, and suppliers can't give pricing good for more than 10 days.

No, refer to Section 10-3.04 of the Special Provisions.

 3
Is bare ground wire required if PVC is used for conduits containing only interconnect cable. If so, what size.

No.

 

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