Bids Open 02/24/00
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 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.
||Reference~ LANE CLOSURE CHARTS, PAGE 55 TO 68 OF SPECIAL PROVISIONS.
Item of work numbers fourteen, nineteen and twenty-one on locations four, eight and thirteen involve a twenty-five inch deep excavation at the edge of existing travelway. In past contracts with this scope of work there was an item for K-rail installation. Obviously without an item for K-rail this work will have to be scheduled accordingly and resulting costs for complications included within unit our various unit prices quoted.
Bid it as you see it.
||Could not identify lane closure charts for the following locations
Route 163 Northbound for locations twelve and thirteen. Clairemont Mesa
Blvd. for locations twelve and thirteen. Interstate 8 Eastbound of the
sections to be closed on locations from the junction with Interstate 15
Eastbound past Mission Center Road. Without these lane closure charts bidder
will have to assume what hours of closures will be allowed for these lanes.
Bid it as you see it.
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