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Proposal/Bids
PUBLISHED: Tuesday January 22, 2008

NOTICE INVITING BIDS
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The City of Del Mar, OWNER, invites sealed bids for:

11TH STREET RESERVOIR ROOF REPLACEMENT PROJECT

RECEIPT AND OPENING OF PROPOSALS: Sealed proposals will be received at the office of the City Clerk, City of Del Mar, located at 1050 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, California, until 2:00 p.m., February 19, 2008, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud at said office. The City of Del Mar hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively insure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation.
WORK INCLUDES: The complete removal and disposal of the existing gravel covered bituminous roof and plywood deck (existing roof contains non-friable asbestos), removal of the wood framed structural support members, removal of thirty-six (36) 12-inch square concrete columns and one (1) 18-inch square concrete center column. Design, fabricate, and erect new roof system to include 316 stainless steel columns, T6065 aluminum alloy or fiberglass structural framing system, aluminum or fiberglass roof deck, and cold-applied modified bituminous membrane roof system with gravel finish. The roof shall have two (2) 4-foot square aluminum access hatches and 360 degree side ventilation enclosed to comply with current County Health and Homeland Security requirements for the protection of potable water storage systems. The 11th Street Reservoir is a 2 million gallon concrete reservoir with an inside diameter of 135 feet.
OPINION OF PROBABLE CONSTRUCTION COST: The opinion of probable construction cost for this project is approximately $900,000.
COMPLETION OF WORK: All WORK must be completed within 60 working days after the commencement date stated in the Notice to Proceed. See contract documents for additional requirements.
OBTAINING CONTRACT DOCUMENTS: Contract documents, contain¬ing proposal forms, agreement, specifications, and project locations, may be obtained from Scantech, Inc. located at 7150 Engineer Road, San Diego, CA 92111 at (858) 495-0727 for the non-refundable cost of printing.
BID SECURITY: Bid Security shall accompany the bid in the form of a certified or cashier's check, or a Bid Bond made payable to the OWNER in the amount of ten percent of the total bid amount.
PERFORMANCE AND PAYMENT BONDS: The successful bidder will be required to furnish a Payment Bond made payable to the OWNER in the amount of one hundred percent, and a Performance Bond made payable to the OWNER in the amount of one hundred percent of the contract amount.
WAGE RATES: The successful bidder is required to comply with the applicable sections of the Labor Code relating to Public Works Contracts, including but not limited to Sections 1773, 1777.5, and 1776 of the Labor Code.
CONTRACTOR'S LICENSING LAWS: Attention is directed to the CONTRACTOR's License Law concerning the licensing of CONTRACTORs. CONTRACTORs are required to be licensed and regulated by the CONTRACTOR's State License Board. A General Engineering “A” or General Contractor “B” license, current and valid in the State of California is required for this project.
WITHDRAWAL: Withdrawal of bids shall not be permitted for a period of seventy-five (75) days after the date set for the opening thereof.
RETAINAGE FROM PAYMENTS: Monies withheld by the OWNER to ensure performance under the contract may be released in accordance with Government Code Section 4590 and these contract documents.
PROJECT ADMINISTRATION: All questions relative to this project prior to the opening of bids shall be directed to the ENGINEER for the project listed below.
PBS&J
9275 Sky Park Court, Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92123
Telephone: (858) 514-1039
Attention: Rick St. John, P.E.
Pub. Jan 22, 29-00035858

Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District of San Diego County, California, acting by and through its Governing Board, hereinafter referred to as the District, will receive up to, but not later than 11:00 a.m. on Friday, February 1, 2008, sealed bids for the award of a contract for:
B08.018-GROSSMONT COLLEGE
TEMPORARY PARKING SURFACE AT GILLESPIE FIELD
General Contractor shall perform the following items:
Prep, grub, grade, install compacted base with asphalt overlay for a temporary surface parking lot. Additional work includes striping for 530 parking spaces including bus stop, accessible spaces and required signage.
Bids shall be received in the Purchasing and Contracts department of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District, Grossmont College, Parking Lot 4, 8800 Grossmont College Drive, El Cajon, CA 92020-1799 and shall be opened and publicly read aloud at the above-stated time and place.
Each bid must confirm and be responsive to the Contract Documents and all plans, specifications and any other documents pertaining to the Project, copies of which are now on file and may be obtained after Thursday, January 17, 2008, at the Gafcon Program Headquarters, located in Lot 4A at Grossmont College, 8800 Grossmont College Drive, El Cajon, California.
A pre-bid meeting and job walk have been scheduled for Thursday, January 24, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. to review the Project's existing conditions. The pre-bid meeting and job walk will take place at the project site which is near Gillespie Field, (1960 Joe Crosson Drive) east of Joe Crosson Drive, north of Floyd Smith , El Cajon, CA 92020. Representatives of the District, Program Manager, and consulting engineers will be present to answer any questions bidders have regarding this Project. Bidders are expected to visit and become familiar with the project site. If you are unable to attend the pre-bid meeting or would prefer to visit the site at another time, please contact Gafcon to coordinate access.
Each bid shall be accompanied by the security referred to in the Contract Documents, the non-collusion affidavit, the list of proposed subcontractors, and all additional documentation required by the Instructions to Bidders.
The successful bidder will be required to furnish the District with a Performance Bond equal to 100% of the successful bid, and a Payment Bond equal to 100% of the successful bid, prior to execution of the Contract. All bonds are to be secured from a surety company that meets all of the State of California bonding requirements, as defined in Code of Civil Procedure section 995.120, and is authorized by the State of California, and all documents required by Code of Civil Procedure section 995.660, to the extent required by law.
Pursuant to the provisions of Public Contract Code section 22300, the successful bidder may substitute certain securities for funds withheld by District to ensure his performance under the Contract. At the request and expense of the successful bidder, securities equivalent to any amount withheld shall be deposited at the discretion of District, with either District or a state or federally chartered bank, as the escrow agent, who shall then pay any funds otherwise subject to retention to the successful bidder. Upon satisfactory completion of the Contract, the securities shall be returned to the successful bidder.
In accordance with Education Code Section 71028, the District has a participation goal for Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises (“DVBE”) of at least three percent (3%) of the total dollar amount of contracts awarded. Although not specifically required, Bidders are encouraged to seek and include DVBE subcontractor and supplier participation in the bids. Prior to, and as a condition precedent for, final payment under this Contract, the successful bidder will be required to provide documentation to the District identifying the amounts paid to DVBE's in conjunction with this Contract so that the District can assess its success at meeting its DVBE participation goal.
The District reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bids or in the bidding.
It shall be the owners responsibility to file a Notice of Intent and procure a State Water Resources Control Board (State Water Board) National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System General Permit for Waste Discharge Requirements for Discharges of Storm Water Runoff Associated with Construction Activity (Permit). The successful bidder shall be solely responsible for implementing a Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plan (SWPPP) prior to initiating work. The successful bidder shall be responsible for implementing and complying with the provisions of the Permit and the SWPPP, including the standard provisions, monitoring and reporting requirements as required by Permit. It shall be the responsibility of all bidders to evaluate and include in the bid the cost to implement and comply with the SWPPP plan and any necessary revisions to the SWPPP. The successful bidder shall also include in his bid the cost of monitoring as required by the Permit.
Pursuant to Labor Code section 1771.7, the District has implemented and shall enforce a Labor Compliance Program (LCP) for this Project. The successful bidder shall be required to comply with all the requirements of the District's LCP and applicable provisions of the California Labor Code. In bidding on this Project, it shall be the bidder's responsibility to evaluate the cost of complying with the District's LCP. The bidders shall include all costs of compliance with specified requirements in the contract amount.
The successful bidder shall be responsible for complying with the provisions of the District's LCP, including the standard provisions requiring payment of prevailing wages, maintenance and submission of weekly certified payrolls, and hiring of apprenticeship as appropriate. The successful bidder shall be required to attend, and invite subcontractors to attend, a pre-construction meeting at which a representative of the District shall discuss labor law requirements. The successful bidder shall work with the District's staff and consultants to ensure the full compliance with the District's LCP and applicable labor law.
The Director of Industrial Relations has determined the general prevailing rate of per diem wages in the locality in which this work is to be performed for each craft or type of worker needed to execute the Contract which will be awarded to the successful bidder, copies of which are on file and will be made available to any interested party upon request at the office of Purchasing and Contracts and the Gafcon Program Headquarters, located in Lot 4A at Grossmont College, 8800 Grossmont College Drive, El Cajon, CA 92020-1799. A copy of these rates shall be posted at the job site.
In accordance with the provisions of the California Labor Code, contractors or subcontractors may not perform work on a public works project with a subcontractor who is ineligible to perform work on a public project pursuant to Section 1777.1 or Section 1777.7 of the California Labor Code. Any contract on a public works project entered into between a contractor and a debarred subcontractor is void as a matter of law. A debarred subcontractor may not receive any public money for performing work as a subcontractor on a public works contract. Any public money that is paid, or may have been paid to a debarred subcontractor by a contractor on the Project shall be returned to the District. The Contractor shall be responsible for the payment of wages to workers of a debarred subcontractor who has been allowed to work on the Project.
It shall be mandatory upon the bidder to whom the Contract is awarded, and upon any subcontractor under him, to comply with all Labor Code provisions, which include, but are not limited to the payment of not less than the said specified rates to all workers employed by them in the execution of the Contract, employment of apprentices, hours of labor and debarment of contractors and subcontractors.
Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the Business and Professions Code and shall be licensed in the appropriate classification(s) of contractor's license(s), for the work bid upon, and must maintain the license throughout the duration of the Contract.
License required for this project: “A” - General Engineering Contractor or
“B” - General Building Contractor
The last day to request information will be Friday, January 25, 2008. The date and time of the last addendum will be Tuesday, January 29, 2008 at 10:00 am.
The estimated construction cost of the Temporary Parking Surface is $400,000.
All questions and requests for information must be made in writing by mail, email or fax to the attention of Pat Vildibill. Address: Gafcon Program Headquarters, Grossmont College, 8800 Grossmont College Drive, Parking Lot 4A, El Cajon, California, 92020. Email: pvildibill@gafcon.com; fax number: 619-644-7990. For procedural questions, you may call Pat at 619-644-7036.
Award of Contract: The District shall award the Contract for the Project to the bidder submitting the lowest bid as determined from the base bid alone and is deemed responsible by the District.
No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of thirty (30) calendar days after the date set for the opening of bids.
Dated this 17th of January, 2008.
Greg Barr
Clerk of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca
Community College District
County of San Diego, California
Pub. January 17, 22-00035693

Southwestern Community College District
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS CALLING FOR BIDS
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Southwestern Community College District
of San Diego County, California, acting by and through its Governing Board, hereinafter referred to as the DISTRICT will receive up to, but not later than 1:00 p.m. of the 7th day of February, 2008 sealed bids for the award of a contract for the Southwestern College Chula Vista Campus Parking Lot D Grading, Asphalt and Improvements.
Bids shall be received in the office of the Southwestern Community College District's Senior Director of Business, Operations & Facilities Planning located at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, California, 91910-7299, (Room 1651 located at the end of Parking Lot D) and shall be opened and publicly read aloud at the above stated time and place.
Each bid must conform and be responsive to the contract documents, copies of which are now on file and may be obtained after, January 15th, 2008. at the Office of Business Operations & Facilities Planning (Room 1651) located at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, CA 91910; (619) 482-6481.
There is a Refundable Deposit fee of $100.00 for each set of plans and specifications. This deposit will be refunded upon return and acceptance of complete, clean plans and specifications within ten (10) calendar days, after the bid has been awarded.
Each bid shall be accompanied by the security referred to in the contract documents, the non-collusion affidavit, the list of proposed subcontractors, and all additional documentation required by the Instructions to Bidders.
In contracts involving an expenditure in excess of $25,000.00, the successful bidder shall file a payment bond issued by an admitted Surety approved to conduct business in the State of California approved by the District in the form set forth in the contract documents.*
The District reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bids or in the bidding.
The Director of Industrial Relations has determined the general prevailing rate of per diem wages in the locality in which this work is to be performed for each craft or type of worker needed to execute the contract which will be awarded to the successful bidder, copies of which are on file and will be made available to any interested party upon request at 900 Otay Lakes Road, Chula Vista, California, 91910-7299, Room 1651.
It shall be mandatory upon the Contractor to whom the contract is awarded, and upon any subcontractor under him, to pay not less than the said specified rates to all workers employed by them in the execution of the contract.
Minority, women, and disabled veteran contractors are encouraged to submit bids. This bid is not subject to Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise requirements.
This contract is not subject to a labor compliance program, as described in subdivision (b) of Section 1771.5 of the Labor Code. [Include the following in the Notice to Contractors as soon as you have DIR approval;
“Pursuant to Labor Code section 1771.7, the District has implemented and shall enforce a Labor Compliance Program (LCP) approved by the Department of Industrial Relations on [insert date], for this Project.”
Each bidder shall be a licensed contractor pursuant to the Business and Professions Code and shall be licensed in the following classification: State of California, Class A-General Engineering.
A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held on January 30, 2008, at 1:00 p.m. in Room 1651 for the purpose of acquainting all prospective bidders with the bid documents and the work site. It is imperative that all bidders attend this conference. Failure to attend the conference will disqualify the non-attending bidder from the bid. Public Contract Code Section 6610 requires the bid conference be set five (5) days or more after the first publication of the advertisement for bids
No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of thirty (30) days after the date set for the opening of bids.
Dated this 14thth day of January, 2008.
Secretary of the Governing Board
Southwestern Community College District,
Of San Diego County, California
Pub. Jan 15, 22-00035541

North County Transit District
NOTICE TO BIDDERS
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IFB 8038
ADA Compliance

Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the North County Transit District (“NCTD”) at the NCTD offices, 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA 92054, up to 2:00pm, Tuesday, 2/26/08 for the ADA Compliance Project.
Project Description:  ADA improvement work to bring the District into compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act
NOTE: The above descriptions are for general information.  The Technical Specifications in Section 07 and Contract Drawings provide a complete and detailed description of the project scope.
Contractor’s License: 
The successful bidder shall possess, at the time the contract for the Project is awarded, the California Contractor’s License Classification B.  Pursuant to California Public Contract Code section 20103.5, no bid submitted shall be invalidated by NCTD for failure of the bidder to be licensed in accordance with the laws of this state at the time of bid submittal.  Failure of the successful bidder to obtain proper and adequate licensing for award of the contract for the Project shall constitute a failure to execute the contract, and shall result in the forfeiture of its Bid Security, as required herein.
Engineers Estimate/Estimated Value of Work: 
The engineers estimate for this work is $216,750.
Contract Documents: Contract Documents, Technical Specifications and Contract Drawings are available by faxing your request to (760) 722-8087 or by e-mailing your request to mlawrence@nctd.org, please include your full company contact information in your e-mail or fax message.  The documents will be provided in pdf format via e-mail or mailed on CD.
For individuals with sensory disabilities, this document is available in alternate formats.  For information regarding alternate formats, call or e-mail the contact listed above or write Contracts & Procurement Department, 810 Mission Ave., Oceanside, CA 92054.
Bidder’s Security:  All bids must be submitted shall be presented under sealed cover and shall be accompanied by bidder’s security in the form specified in the General Instructions For Bidders portion of this IFB.
Pre-Bid Conference:
Bidders are strongly encouraged to attend the Pre-bid Conference held at 9:30am on Tuesday, 2/14/08 at the NCTD General Administrative Offices located at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA  92054.  An optional site visit will follow the Pre-bid Conference.
Subcontract Limitations:  The successful bidder shall perform not less than thirty-five percent (35%) of the Work with its own forces without subcontracting.  This requirement refers to the work whose value will not be less than thirty-five percent (35%) of the Contract Price.
Bid Opening Process:  Bids are required for the entire work described in the specifications.  The bids will be opened and bid prices will be read aloud at the time and place listed above unless amended by addendum.  The bids will be evaluated and a report will be made to the NCTD Board of Directors at a regularly scheduled meeting following the final evaluation of the bids.
Basis for Award of Contract:  The basis for award of a contract will be the lowest priced responsive and responsible bidder complying with the Contract Documents, Technical Specifications and Contract Drawings, as determined from the Bid Price Form in Section 09.
Compliance with Labor Code Requirements/Prevailing Wages:
It has been determined that the work herein described falls into the category of public works construction projects for Federal and State requirements.  The successful bidder will be required to comply with all of the terms and conditions (including Federal and State General Prevailing Wage requirements) prescribed for contractors performing public works construction projects.  The latest General Prevailing Wage determinations for crafts associated with public works construction projects shall apply.  In all instances where Federal and State Prevailing Wages for a given craft differ, the higher Prevailing Wage shall be paid.  It shall be mandatory upon the successful bidder and all subcontractors to pay not less than the said specified rates to all workers employed by them in the performance of this contract.  Copies of the Prevailing Wage Rates are on file at the NCTD Contracts Department located at 810 Mission Avenue, Oceanside, CA and are available upon request.  Requests must specifically state which prevailing wage rates are required. 
It shall also be mandatory upon the successful bidder and all subcontractors to comply with all other California Labor Code or Federal requirements, which include, but are not limited to, the employment of apprentices, hours of labor, retention of payroll records and debarment of contractors and subcontractors, to the extent applicable.
The successful bidder will be required to comply with all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity Laws and Regulations.
Bonds:  The successful bidder will be required to furnish NCTD with Performance and Payment (Labor and Material) Bonds in an amount equal to 100% of the successful bid prior to execution of the contract for the Project.  All bonds are to be secured from a surety company that meets all of the State of California Bonding requirements, as defined in California Code of Civil Procedure section 995.120, and is authorized by the State of California, and all documents required by California Code of Civil Procedure section 995.660, to the extent required by law.
Pub. Jan 22, 29-00035869


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