California Department of Transportation

Contract 06-419614

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.

Q1) Airport Blueprint only has the X-Sections. Is there anyway to get some "full size" drawings?

A) " Full Size" drawings are now at Airport Blueprint.

Q2) Since the formliner texture/layouts vary between manufacturers, can you tell us what manufacturer supplied the formliner on the project performed at Sta 503+67.236?

A) Refer to plan sheet R-4, section A-A and the specifications in selecting any manufacture's formliner pattern. The form liner used to create the architectural texture on the existing wall at Station "A" 503+67.236 was manufactured by Spec Formliners Inc. (Pattern #1121).

Q3) The Specification and/or plan for the 'Booster Pump Elec System' and 'Booster Pump System' are completely missing. Please provide additional info for bidding purpose.

A) "Bid in accordance with Contract documents. The Booster Pump System on sheet IP-1 is existing. No new Irrigation Booster Pump System is required for this project."

Q4) In conflict with work shown on the plan and/or Special Provisions, some of the irrigation facilities shown to be installed are actually Existing Highway Facilities (ICC A, B and D incl. FS/RCVM/BP). Please provide clarification on what/how to bid (work shown on plan versus actual quantities needed).

A) "Bid in accordance with Contract documents. The ICC A, B and D cluster are existing."

Q5) Should this item be Lean Concrete Base. CTPB has not been used for some time it has been replaced with LCB.

A) Bid in accordance with Contract documents.