Published In The Daily Transcript
Advertised public notices, printed in a newspaper of general circulation, are required by California law. Within the individual category, notices are arranged by print publish day in reverse chronological order.
Online, on a selected date, the notices are arranged in alphabetical order.

S.D.U. School District
PUBLISHED: Tuesday September 17, 2013

Advertisement for Bids

Notice is hereby given that the San Diego Unified School District, acting by and through its governing board, will receive sealed bids for the furnishing of all labor, materials, transportation, equipment, and services to:


A mandatory site visit is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. on SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
in front of the main office Patrick Henry High School, 6702 Wandermere Drive, San Diego, CA 92120. PLEASE SEE BID FOR DETAILS. (No.CZ-14-0417-57)

All bids must be received at or before 1:00 p.m. on OCTOBER 10, 2013, at the Strategic Sourcing and Contracts Department, 2351 Cardinal Lane, Bldg. M, San Diego, CA 92123, at which time bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

Under Public Contract Code 3400, the District has made a finding that the following particular materials, products, things, or services are designated by specific brand or trade name in order to match other products in use on the particular public improvement either completed or in the course of completion:

Whole Site Modernization DSA #04-112754
--- Specification Section 072613 Water Vapor Emission Control Systems
--- Specification Section 096816 Sheet Carpeting
--- Specification Section 230900 Instrumentation and Control for HVAC
--- Specification Section 283111 Digital Addressable Fire Alarm and Voice Evacuation System

Theater / CTE Production Studio DSA #04-112771
--- Specification Section 072613 Water Vapor Emission Control Systems
--- Specification Section 08625 Tubular Daylighting Device
--- Specification Section 09654 Linoleum Floor Coverings
--- Specification Section 09680 Carpet
--- Specification Section 283111 Digital Addressable Fire Alarm and
Voice Evacuation System

Interim Housing DSA #04-112906
--- Specification Section 283111 Digital Addressable Fire Alarm and Voice Evacuation System

The project estimate range is between $27,000,000 and $28,000,000. Prequalification for this project has been waived. District requires that Bidders possess any of the following classification(s) of California State Contractors License(s), valid and in good standing, at the time of bid opening and contract award: B.

All late bids shall be deemed non-responsive and not opened. Each bid shall be in accordance with all terms, conditions, plans, specifications and any other documents that comprise the bid package. The Bid and Contract Documents will be available in three formats, hard copy, CD/DVD, or online from Plan Well. Hard copy bid documents are available at American Reprographics Company (ARC), 1200 4th Avenue (4th and B Street), San Diego, CA 92101, phone number 619-232-8440, for a refundable payment of Seven Hundred Dollars ($700) per set; CD's/DVD's are available for a non-refundable charge of $50. Payments shall be made by check payable to SAN DIEGO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT. If the payment for Bid and Contract Documents is refundable, refunds will be processed by the District only if the Bid and Contract Documents, including all addendums, are returned intact and in good order to ARC within ten (10) days of the issuance of the Final Bid Tabulation. Online documents are available for download free of charge on PlanWell through ARC. Go to, click on “Public Planroom” and search by SDUSD. (714-424-8525). All bids shall be submitted on bid forms furnished by the District in the bid package beginning September 10, 2013. Bid packages will not be faxed.

As of January 1, 2012, the San Diego Unified School District no longer administers the in-house Labor Compliance Program for all new construction projects. Prevailing wage requirements will still apply to all public works projects and must be followed per Article 18 of the General Conditions of this bid.

WAGES: The Director of the Department of Industrial Relations has determined the general prevailing rate of per diem wages in the locality in which this public work is to be performed for each craft, classification, or type of worker needed to execute the contract. Copies of that determination are available at the District's Labor Compliance Office for interested parties upon request; or may be found on the internet at: It shall be mandatory upon the contractor to whom this contract is awarded and upon any subcontractor under him to pay not less than the said specified rates to all laborers, workmen, and mechanics employed by them in the execution of the contract.

PROJECT STABILIZATION AGREEMENT (PSA): This project is subject to the Project Stabilization Agreement (PSA) adopted by the Board of Education on July 28, 2009. The complete agreement is available for viewing and downloading at - Proposition S & Z.

DISABLED VETERAN BUSINESS ENTERPRISE PARTICIPATION PROGRAM: Pursuant to Resolution In Support of Service Disabled Veterans Owned Businesses (SDVOB) and Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises (DVBE) approved on May 10, 2011 by the Board of Education, the Bidder is required to satisfy a minimum DVBE participation percentage of at least three percent (3%) for this project. In compliance with this Program, the Bidder shall satisfy all requirements enumerated in the bid package.

Each bid must be submitted on the Bid Form provided in the bid package and shall be accompanied by a satisfactory bid security in the form of either a bid bond executed by the bidder and Surety Company, or a certified or cashier's check in favor of the San Diego Unified School District, in an amount equal to ten percent (10%) of their bid value. Said bid security shall be given to guarantee that the Bidder will execute the contract as specified, within five (5) working days of notification by the District.

The District reserves the right to reject any and all bids and to waive any irregularities or informalities in any bids or in the bidding. No bidder may withdraw his bid for a period of 120 days after the date set for the opening of bids. For information regarding bidding, please call 858-522-5831.

Arthur S. Hanby, Jr., CPPO, C.P.M., CPPB, A.P.P
Strategic Sourcing and Contracts Officer
Strategic Sourcing and Contracts Dept
NO. CZ-14-0417-57
Advertised Dates: 09/10/13, 09/17/13 -00114082

Pursuant to California Public Contract Code 201111.6, for all construction contracts awarded as of January 1, 2014, San Diego Unified School District is soliciting prequalification questionnaires from any and all general contractors or subcontractors wishing to submit bids to the District or to a bidding prime contractor. Specifically, all A and B licensed general contractors and all mechanical, electrical and plumbing licensed specialty contractors holding the classifications of C-4, C-7, C-10, C-16, C-20, C-34, C-36, C-38, C-42, C-43 and C-46 must be prequalified in order to bid on any District construction project estimated at $1,000,000 or more.

All prequalification questionnaires must be verified under oath, are not public documents and shall not be open to public inspection.

For contractors wishing to prequalify for a particular project, their completed prequalification questionnaire must be submitted no later than ten (10) days prior to bid opening due date. Questionnaires submitted after the ten day deadline will not be processed. For all timely submittals, District will respond no later than five (5) days prior to bid opening due date with notice of qualification or disqualification to the submitting contractor.

Qualification shall be valid for one year from date of initial qualification. Contractors are required to submit a new questionnaire annually at least sixty (60) days prior to the anniversary date of their initial qualification.

To obtain a prequalification package, please email Judi Stark, Construction Contracts Assistant at

Arthur S. Hanby, Jr., CPPO, C.P.M., CPPB, A.P.P
Strategic Sourcing and Contracts Officer
Strategic Sourcing and Contracts Dept
Pub Aug 6, 13, 20, 27, Sep 3, 10, 17, 24, Oct 7, Nov 4, Dec 2, Jan 6, Feb 3, Mar 3 -00113065

S.D.U. School District
PUBLISHED: Tuesday September 17, 2013

Browse By Publication Date Months in 2013 Days in September 2013
2013 Public Notices