BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES
DISTRICT 11 CONSTRUCTION

 
CONTRACT NO: 11-280704
ROUTE / KP 11-SD-67-9.3/22.8
LOCATION In San Diego County In And Near Poway From Vigilante Road To Kalbaugh Street
DESCRIPTION Install Rumble Strips And Upgrade End Treatments.
ESTIMATE $ 1,110,000
WORKING DAYS 80
ADVERTISE DATE 06/09/2008
BID OPENING 07/03/2008
FINAL POSTING 07/02/08   @    1510

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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:
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Inquiry No.
Inquiry
    1 

   Q:06/23/08
   R:06/26/08

Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= 

Question= 1.    The unit of measure for these contracts is STA. What is STA? How many linear feet is each STA. Can you explain STA?

  • STA stands for Station, which is the means to create a control and scale for measurement in an alignment. Number of feet in a station limit is dependent on the scale of the plan.

2.    Who  is  the manufacturer of Rumble Strip.  Do you know the name and phone number of manufacturers for the Rumble Strips.

  • This contract requires rumble strips that are AC, Ground-in Indentations. Please refer to PAVEMENT DELINEATION DETAILS, PDD-1 and PDD-2 of Sheets 9 and 10 of the construction plans.

    2 

Q:06/26/08
 R:07/01/08

Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= Item 8 - Remove metal beam guard railing, Item 9 - Remove Traffic Stripe, Item 11 - Remove Crash Cushion & Item 16 - Vehicle Speed Feedback Sign

Question= These items of work are generally considered to be speciality work by Caltrans.  For some reason they have not been noted as speciality items.  Please review the type of work associated with these items and remain consistent with Caltrans' past projects.

  • Please bid per the current bid documents.

    3 

  Q:06/30/08
   R:07/01/08

Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= 

Question= There is no provision for temporary traffic control (Krail, crash cushions/Absorb system) for the median work at PMs 9.33 and 10.85. It will require a matter of days to demo, prep grade, pour the slab, cure time, and install new Alt Crash Cushion Systems at these locations. Please advise how we are to address the temp TC system.

  • Please bid per the current bid documents.


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