BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES
DISTRICT 11 CONSTRUCTION
CONTRACT NO: 11-238604
ROUTE / PM 11-SD-5,8,15,52,94,805-Varies
LOCATION In San Diego County At Various Locations.
DESCRIPTION Replace Bridge Approach Slabs, Joint Seal, Upgrade Mbgr.
ESTIMATE $12,400,000
WORKING DAYS

300

ADVERTISE DATE 07/09/2012
BID OPENING 08/09/2012 08/23/12 09/06/12
LAST POSTING
09/06/2012 @ 09:40

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 the day prior to the bid opening. However, to allow the Department reasonable time to review and respond, bidders are recommended to send in their inquiries at least four (4) working days prior to the bid opening.   


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 Cost per set: Bidders: $E-ad, Non-bidders: $E-ad


ADDENDUM

ADDENDUM #2

 

BIDDER'S INQUIRY SUBMITTAL FORM

Inquiry No.
Inquiry

   1

  Q:07/12/12
  R:07/27/12

R:08/13/12

 


Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= Notice to Bidders

Question= A pre bid meeting is scheduled for August 28, 2012, after the bid opening date of August 9, 2012. Is this correct?

  • Per Addendum #1, the pre-bid meeting is cancelled
  • See Addendum #2 regarding the pre-bid meeting.

  2

  Q:08/27/12
 R:08/28/12

 


Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= Special Provisions section 5-1.11

Question= In accordance with Special Provisions section 5-1.11 “Supplemental Project Information” please identify where the Bridge as-built drawings are being made available to the Contractor.

  • Please refer to section 2-1.03B "Supplemental Project Information"(page 12/13 of 292) of the AMENDMENTS TO THE STANDARD SPECIFICATIONS DATED MAY 2006 AMENDMENTS ISSUE DATE: 06-20-12 as included in the notice to bidders and special provisions.

 

  3

  Q:09/06/12
 R:09/06/12

 


Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= Section 10-3.04

Question= Section 10-3.04 specifies conduit to be underground as Type 3 "unless otherwise specified." Is the existing underground conduit that is being modified Type 3?

  • Please bid per the current contract documents.

 

  4

  Q:09/06/12
 R:09/06/12

 


Plan Sheet / Specification Reference= Plan Sheet E-1

Question= Refer to detail "A" on plan sheet E-1. The drawing does not indicate the installation of expansion fittings as the detail seems to indicate the affected work is not near the expansion area. Please clarify.

  • Please bid per the current contract documents.

 

   

 


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