September 19, 2000


CONTRACT NO. 04-013084
Tri-Bridge Maintenance Station, Phase II


The responses to contractors' inquiries, unless incorporated into a formal addenda to the contract, are not a part of the contract and are provided for the contractor'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 contractors' 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, and any such subsequent response or addenda should be taken into consideration when submitting a bid for the project. Inquiries submitted within seventy-two (72 ) hours of the bid opening date might not be addressed.

The Caltrans District 4 Office is located at 111 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94612. The mailing address is P.O. Box 23660, Oakland, CA 94623-0660. The Toll Bridge Program Duty Senior telephone number is (510) 286-5549, the email address for Contractor's inquiries is, and the fax number is (510) 286-4563. All inquiries must include the contract number.

1. Lockers show 72"H x 72"W with no depth. What is the depth of the lockers?

Refer to page 216 of the Special Provisions; the approximate size of the locker is 380 mm wide x 457 mm deep x 1829 mm high.


2. The Drawings reflect a standby generator and cable. On EE-4: states (N/C). I am not familiar with this terminology. Is the back-up-generator something that is already furnished?

The standby generator and cable shown on the plan sheet EE-4 are not included in contract (NIC). Please refer to the abbreviations on plan sheet 156 of 187.