BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES
DISTRICT 11 CONSTRUCTION

 
CONTRACT NO: 11-2M0004
ROUTE / KP 11-Imp-8, 86, 111, 115-Var
LOCATION In Imperial County At Various Locations
DESCRIPTION Clean And Treat Bridge Deck With Methacrylate And Replace Joint Seals.
ESTIMATE $510,000
WORKING DAYS

75

ADVERTISE DATE 01/04/2010
BID OPENING 02/04/2010
FINAL POSTING
02/03/2010  @ 11:55

Bid Summary

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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ORDERING PROJECT PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS   

Cost per set: Bidders: $20, Non-bidders: $13, DVBE participation incentive up to $250,000

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BIDDER'S INQUIRY SUBMITTAL FORM


Inquiry No.
Inquiry

   1

  Q:01/26/2010
R:02/02/10

Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= Special Provision


Question= Would high pressure ( between 30K - 40K psi ) be considered " abrasive blasting"?

  • Please bid per the current contract documents. 

   2

  Q:01/27/2010
R:02/02/10

Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= "X" DRAIN (PM 40.82) & REED WASH (PM 40.90)

# 13 - Structure Excavation (Bridge) Sheet 19 of 25 n/a

# 14 - Structure Backfill (Bridge) Sheet 19 of 25 n/a

# 16 - Structure Concrete (Bridge) Sheet 19 of 25 n/a

Question=

#13 - Structure Excavation (Bridge) sheet 19 of 25 n/a

Special Provision do not define this item or how it pays

#14 - Structure Backfill (Bridge) sheet 19 of 25 n/a

Special Provision do not define this item or how it pays

#16 - Structure Concrete (Bridge) sheet 19 of 25 n/a

Special Provision do not define this item or how it pays

  •  The provisions for Structure Excavation (Bridge) and Structure Backfill (Bridge) are covered by Section 19.3, "Structure Excavation and Backfill," of the Standard Specifications.  Measurement and payment for these two items are covered in Section 19-3.07, "Measurement," and Section 19-3.08, "Payment," of the Standard Specifications.
    The provisions for Structure Concrete, Bridge, are covered by Section 51, "Concrete Structures," of the Standard Specifications and Section 10-1.18, "Concrete Structures," of the Special Provisions.  Per "Measurement and Payment" in Section 10-1.18, "Concrete Structures," of the Special Provisions, measurement and payment for Structural Concrete, Bridge, is covered by Section 51-1.22, "Measurement," and Section 51-1.23, "Payment," of the Standard Specifications.
  • Please bid per the current contract documents.

 


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