California Department of Transportation
 

Contract 10-0V0601(10A1944)

The responses to bidder's inquiries, unless incorporated into a formal addendem 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 availability or use of information provided in the responses to bidder's 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.

Inquiry 1.) The plans and bid quantities have a quantity for concrete and bar reinforcement that is more than 3 times what the standard plans call for. Can you verify the length of the wall?

Response 1.) Refer to Addendum No. 1, dated September 27, 2017.

Inquiry 2.)  There is a pay item of 255 CY of mulch listed on plan sheet 6 and also in the pay items. The square footage is 1530, this calculates out to placing 4.5 feet of mulch in this area. Perhaps 4.5”; or even 0.5 feet would be more suitable. The plans and bid quantities have a quantity for concrete and bar reinforcement that is more than 3 times what the standard plans call for. Can you verify the length of the wall?

Response 2.) Refer to Addendum No. 1, dated September 27, 2017.