|ROUTE / KP||11-SD-67-R18.5/24.4|
|LOCATION||In San Diego County Near Ramona From Archie Moore Road To Route 78.|
|DESCRIPTION||Rubberized Hot Mix Asphalt Overlay And Cold Pane Asphalt Concrete.|
|BID OPENING||05/02/2008, Friday|
|FINAL POSTING||05/01/08 @ 1510|
The Caltrans District
Office is located at 4050 Taylor Street, San Diego, CA 92110. The
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:
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 1500 on Wednesday prior to the Thursday bid opening and 1500 on Thursday prior to the Friday bid opening.
BIDDER'S INQUIRY SUBMITTAL FORM
|Plan Sheet / Specification
Reference=Bid item #15 - Special Provisions
indicate that "the aggregates for RHMA-G must comply with the 1/2"
grading". This is in contradiction to the
revised Section 39 where it states that the maximum aggregates size
1/3 of the mat thickness. According to the plan sheets (X-1) the
thickness is only .8' (1") so the maximum aggregate size should be no
Sheet / Specification
Question=The Notice to
Contractors specifies 05/02/2008 for bid opening which falls on a
Friday. Is the State really opening bids on a Friday or was this