BIDDER'S INQUIRIES & RESPONSES
DISTRICT 11 CONSTRUCTION
CONTRACT NO: 11-234714
ROUTE / KP 11-SD-15-54./5.6
LOCATION In San Diego County In San Diego From 0.2 Km North Of Monroe Avenue To Adams Avenue Overcrossing.
DESCRIPTION Highway Planting And Irrigation.
ESTIMATE $ 2,004,000.00
ADVERTISE DATE 07/30/01
BID OPENING 08/30/01
FINAL POSTING 08/29/01    @     15:30

BID RESULTS
  1 
TERRA-CAL CONSTRUCTION, INC. $ 1,732,522.75
2
BELAIRE-WEST LANDSCAPE, INC. $ 1,942,822.50
 3 VALLEY CREST $ 1,958,737.00

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 92186-5406. 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.
INFORMATION AVAILABLE
ADDENDUM

 ADDENDUM 1
08/16/01
 
   

BIDDER'S INQUIRY SUBMITTAL FORM
 

Inquiry No.
Inquiry
1
Q:08/08/01
R:08/16/01
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=Special provisions Page 13, Section 4 -Beginning of Work, Time of Completion and Liquidated Damages. "160 Working Days."

Is the true intent to include plant establishment within the 160 working days?

  • See Addendum 1.
 2
Q:08/10/01
R:08/12/01
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=

Where can we get full size plans?

  • The full size plans are available by sheet to print or view at this location: 
234714PLANS

       or through:

       MESA BLUEPRINT
       5560 Ruffin Road Suite 5
       San Diego, CA 92123
       (858) 541-1500    FAX (858) 278-0558
       e-mail to  plot@mesablueprint.com

3
Q:08/10/01
R:08/16/01
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=Item 24: FERTILIZER PAK (PACKET)

Unit of measure shown is KG should be EA?

  • See Addendum 1.
 4
Q:08/22/01
R:08/27/01
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=39, Turf (sod)

Blend specified does not seem to exist; have called numerous local sod suppliers and all don't have product specified. How should we bid this item? Can we substitute?

  • No, because the sod is available from QUALITY TURF (ask for Sandy) in San Jacinto (800) 721-4800 the mix name they use "BallField Mix 2A" or the seed mix can also be bought from AGRONO-TEC in Wildomar (800) 543-4109 using the same name "BallField Mix 2A" and contract-grown. 
 5
Q:08/28/01
R:08/28/01
Plan Sheet / Specification Reference=Addendum # 1

Where can we obtain cross sections?

  • Cross sections are available at our office please call for availability.
 
 
 
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