BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES

CONTRACT NO: 11-229704

11-SD-52-0.5

In San Diego County In San Diego At Route 52/5 Separation.

Asphalt Concrete To Be Cold Planed And Replaced.

Advertise Date    02/07/00
Bids Open           03/09/00


LAST POSTING

DATE: 03/08/00

TIME: 17:15

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.

The Caltrans District 11 Office is located at 2829 Juan Street, San Diego, CA 92110. The mailing address is P.O. Box 85406, San Diego, CA 92186-5400. The District 11 Duty Senior telephone number is (619) 688-6635. Please submit all inquiries in the proper format by fax to (619) 688-6635 or e-mail to Duty_Senior_Const_District11@dot.ca.gov.

Caltrans District 11 Construction Department has developed this method of answering Bidders Inquiries to better serve the needs of the Contractors who bid on our Projects.

The BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES will be updated continuously with the last posting no later than 15:00 on Wednesday prior to the bid opening.

Caltrans District 11 Construction Department will post all of the questions submitted by any of the registered Planholders for that Contract, but reserves the right not to answer any questions deemed unsatisfactory for public viewing.


 
 

   

 
Inquiry No.
Inquiry
 1
Reference / Plan sheet L-2
Are the two locations of existing B-2 concrete curb located on the west side "R-5" Line directly in front of the two reconstruct MBGR to be removed? If so, how will the demolition be paid? 

Yes, the existing concrete curb Type B-2 shall be removed, the payment for removal is included in Items 12 and 13. Refer to Section 39-8.02 PAYMENT of the Standard Specifications (July 1995) per paragraph three which states "Full compensation for any necessary excavation, backfill and preparation of the area shall be considered as included in the contract price paid per meter for place asphalt concrete dike and no additional compensation will be allowed therefor."  and paragraph four "Full compensation for any necessary excavation, backfill and preparation of the area shall be considered as included in the contract price paid per square meter for place asphalt concrete (miscellaneous area) and no additional compensation will be allowed therefor."  

 2
Can striping be placed after paving has cooled down on the same night?

Placement of striping must meet the requirements of Section 10-1.19 and Section 10-1.20 of the Special Provisions. 

 
 

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