BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES
DISTRICT 11 CONSTRUCTION

 
CONTRACT NO: 11-268404
ROUTE / KP 11-SD-56-1.1/3.9
LOCATION In San Diego County In San Diego From 0.6 Km East Of El Camino Real Undercrossing To 0.9 Km East Of Carmel Country Road Overcrossing. 
DESCRIPTION Median Barrier To Be Constructed.
ESTIMATE $ 3,600,000
ADVERTISE DATE 01/08/2007
BID OPENING 02/08/2007
02/22/2007
FINAL POSTING 02/21/07   @   15:30

BID RESULTS

1
SIM J. HARRIS INC.
$2,445,000.00
2
PAVE-TECH INC.
$2,462,172.00
3
HAZARD CONSTRUCTION CO.
$2,534,128.00
4
FCI CONSTRUCTORS, INC.
$2,605,000.00
5
ERRECA'S INC.
$2,807,160.00
6
DALEY CORP.
$2,900,509.00
7
BEADOR CONSTRUCTION CO.
$2,947,700.00
8
PETERSON-CHASE GENERAL ENG. CONST.
$3,082,476.00

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 92186-5406. The District 11 Duty Senior telephone number is (619) 688-6635. Please submit all inquiries in the proper format by fax to (619) 688-6988 or e-mail to:
Duty_Senior_Const_District11@dot.ca.gov.
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.
Caltrans District 11 Construction Department has developed this method of answering Bidder's Inquiries to better serve the needs of the Contractors who bid on our Projects. Caltrans District 11 Construction Department will post all of the questions submitted by any of the contractors that are registered Planholders for that Contract, but reserves the right to not answer any questions deemed unsatisfactory for public viewing.
The BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES will be updated continuously and all attempts will be made to do the final posting by 15:00 on Wednesday prior to the bid opening.
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BIDDER'S INQUIRY SUBMITTAL FORM


Inquiry No.
Inquiry
    1 

   Q:01/31/07
   R:02/05/07
    R:02/16/07
 

Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=15 - Excavation, 9 - Temp KRail, 28 -
Concrete Barrier (Type K)

Question=Item 15 Excavation:  Are Cross Sections available?

  • Cross Sections are presently being worked on.
  • Cross sections are available as of 02/16/07 and can be downloaded for printing from the link above at any local printing firm or on your own printing equipment: 
     MESA BLUEPRINT 
     5560 Ruffin Road Suite 5 
     San Diego, CA 92123 
     (858) 541-1500    FAX (858) 278-0558 
     e-mail to  plot@mesablueprint.com San Diego, CA 92123

Item 9 Temp K-Rail and 28 - Concrete Barrier (Type K):  Can Concrete Barrier
Rail purchased for item 28 be used as Temporary K-Rail until ready for final
placement?

  • Providing and placement of Contract Item 28 - Concrete Barrier (Type K) shall satisfy the requirements of Sections 10-l.32 "PREPARE AND PAINT CONCRETE BARRIER (TYPE K)" and 10-l.33 "CONCRETE BARRIER (TYPE K)" of the Special Provisions for the above contract.




2
     Q:02/01/07
   R:02/05/07
   R:02/16/07
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=Amendments to July 1999 Standard
Spec's, updated Dec 11, 2006, Section 7-1.12B(4)(a) & (b) Liability limits.

Question=The last sentence of 7-1.12B(4)(a) states that provisions of
Section (b) specifying liability limits/additional insureds shall be
included in all subcontracts for all tiers.  Does this mean that a
Subcontractor performing work for the Prime Contractor, with a subcontracted
value greater than $1 Million, must provide Umbrella or Excess Liability
Coverage of $10 Million listing indicated parties as additional insured? 
  • Yes
  • Please refer to Addendum No. 2





3
     Q:02/05/07
   R:02/05/07
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=July 1999 Standard Spec's, updated Dec
11, 2006, Section 7-1.12B(4)(a) & (b) Liability Limits.

Question=The last sentence of 7-1.12B(4)(a) states that provisions of
Section (b) which specifies liability limits shall be included in all
subcontracts for all tiers.  Chart indicates $5 million Coverage required
for contracts less than or equal to $1 million.  Does this mean that all
subcontractors for all tiers will be required to provide a minimum of $5
million Umbrella or excess Liability Coverage?

  • Yes



4
     Q:02/06/07
   R:02/07/07
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=

Question="Cross sections are currently being worked on..."
Is this bid being postponed?
  • Yes, this project is in the process of being postponed through an addendum. Please refer to Addendum No. 1.

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