INVITATION TO BID
CARPINTERIA SANITARY DISTRICT
5300 SIXTH STREET
CARPINTERIA, CALIFORNIA 93013
Plum/Pear Street Sewer Replacement Project
Cash Contract No. 437
ARTICLE 1 – BID OPENING
1.01 Bids will be received at the office of Carpinteria Sanitary District (OWNER), 5300 Sixth Street Carpinteria, California 93013 and shall be date and time stamped before 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday May 10, 2017 local time, at which time they will be opened and read aloud.
1.02 Bidders are required to complete Document 00451 A, Construction Contractor’s Qualification Statement, attached to the Bid Form.
1.03 There will be a pre-bid conference on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. at the office of the Carpinteria Sanitary District. Bidders are strongly encouraged to attend this pre-bid conference, which will include a job walk.
ARTICLE 2 – DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT
2.01 You are invited to bid on work comprising the construction of sewer conveyance improvements in Carpinteria, California for the Carpinteria Sanitary District. This project includes providing all labor, materials and equipment for construction of the Plum/Pear Sewer Replacement Project together with all appurtenant work and facilities, as shown on the Drawings and as specified herein. Construct approximately 1,611 linear feet of 16-inch diameter HDPE gravity sewer using the pipe bursting method, 74 linear feet of 16-inch diameter HDPE gravity sewer using bore and jack and open cut methods and approximately 308 linear feet of 15-inch diameter gravity sewer by cured-in-place pipe method, construction of 7 new manholes, modification of 4 existing manholes, and sewer abandonment. The project also includes; groundwater dewatering, potholing existing utilities, sewer bypass diversion and pumping, CCTV inspection and video recording, traffic control, surface restoration and ancillary work as herein specified and as shown on the Drawings.
ARTICLE 3 – BIDDING DOCUMENTS
3.01 A full set of Bidding Documents is available for examination at the office of the OWNER. Copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from the OWNER at the address indicatedherein. Charges for all documents obtained will be made on the following basis:
|Complete set of Bidding Documents||$ 40.00|
Charges are not refundable.
ARTICLE 4 – BID SECURITY
4.01 Each Bid shall be accompanied by cash, a certified or cashier’s check, or Bid Bond in the amount of 10 percent of the total bid price, payable to the Carpinteria Sanitary District.
4.02 The Bidder shall guarantee the Total Bid Price pursuant to Article 8 of Instructions to Bidders.
ARTICLE 5 – OWNER’S RIGHTS
5.01 OWNER reserves the right after opening Bids to reject any or all Bids, to waive any informality (non-responsiveness) in a Bid, and to make award to the lowest responsive, responsible Bidder and reject all other Bids, as it may best serve the interest of the OWNER.
ARTICLE 6 – LAWS AND REGULATIONS
6.01 Prevailing Wage Rates: Pursuant to Section 1770 et seq., California Labor Code, the successful Bidder shall pay not less than the prevailing rate of per diem wages as determined by the Director of California Department of Industrial Relations. A copy of such prevailing rates is on file at the offices of the OWNER, which copy will be made available for examination during business hours to any party on request.
6.02 Contractor’s License Classification: in accordance with the provisions of California Business and Professions Code Section 7028.15, OWNER has determined that CONTRACTOR shall possess a valid Class A Contractor License at the time of Bid and for the duration of the contract. Failure to possess the specified license shall render the Bid as non-responsive and shall act as a bar to award of the contract to any Bidder not possessing said license at the time of Bid opening.
6.03 Registration with the California Department of Industrial Relations: Contractors and subcontractors who bid or work on public works projects must be registered with the California Department of Industrial Relations. [Labor Code Sections 1725.5, 1771.1]
6.04 The Contractor’s State License Board may be contacted at 9821 Business Park Drive, Sacramento, CA 95827; P.O. Box 26000, Sacramento, CA 95826; (800) 321-2752.
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, CARPINTERIA SANITARY DISTRICT
Date: January 11, 2017
CARPINTERIA SANITARY DISTRICT
By Craig Murray, P.E. – General Manager