BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES
DISTRICT 11 CONSTRUCTION

 
CONTRACT NO: 11-258704
ROUTE / KP 11-Imp-8,111-Var
LOCATION In Imperial County At Various Locations.
DESCRIPTION Clean And Treat Bridge Deck With Methacrylate And Replace Joint Seals.
ESTIMATE $ 930,000
WORKING DAYS 95
ADVERTISE DATE 03/10/2008
BID OPENING 04/03/2008
FINAL POSTING 04/02/08   @  15:50

BID RESULTS

The Caltrans District 11 Office is located at 4050 Taylor Street, San Diego, CA 92110. 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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Inquiry No.
Inquiry
    1 

   Q:03/27/08
   R:03/28/08

Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= item #26(S-F) Misc Metal (Restrainer - Cable type)

Question=There is no detail for this cable(s) and the work involved to construct. Please provide a detail of size, length and configuration. Also, what is the access to the work area?

  • "The bid opening date is 4/3/08 and there is no time to issue an addendum. Contractor to bid per the current contract bid documents."


2

   Q:03/28/08
   R:04/02/08

Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= Item #16, Core Treated Bridge Deck.

Question= The plans and specs do not describe what the cored hole's diameter or depth is to be. The specials also mention that per the unit price for cored holes is to include repairing an damaged reinforcement, and patching voids with rapid setting concrete, as shown on the plans, as specified in these special provisions, and as directed by the Engineer.

Please provide the dimensions for the cored holes and the repair method for damaged rienforcement.

Also, what is the purpose of the cored treated bridge deck item?

  • The bid opening date is 4/3/08 and there is no time to issue an addendum. Contractor to bid per the current contract bid documents.

 


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