Request for Bids:
Campbell Rainwater Catchment Implementation Project
NOTICE. The Gold Ridge Resource Conservation District, a special district of the State of California under Division 9 of the Public Resources Code, hereby gives notice that it will accept Bids for the following public work:
Campbell Rainwater Catchment Implementation Project
LOCATION AND DESCRIPTION OF WORK.
This project comprises construction activities on a private parcel located near the town of Graton, in Sonoma County, California. Bids are requested from licensed and qualified contractors for site preparation, grading, water tank pad subgrade preparation, concrete retaining wall forming and pouring, and fabrication and installation of rainwater collection and conveyance components.
ESTIMATED PROJECT COST AND SOURCES OF FUNDS.
This project is funded through multiple grants from the following entities: California Wildlife Conservation Board and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. The designer’s cost estimate for the project is $155,000.
REQUIRED CONTRACTOR’S LICENSE.
A current California Class A General Engineering Contractor’s License is required to bid on this project.
Gold Ridge Resource Conservation District
Attention: John Green
2776 Sullivan Road
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Phone: (707) 823-5244
Fax: (707) 823-5243
Bid documents may be viewed at the RCD office during regular business hours, or may be downloaded from the RCD website, goldridgercd.org. One set of project plans, specifications and relevant reports can be provided to each bidder at the bid tour UPON REQUEST AS MADE IN THE LETTER OF INTENT.
MANDATORY PRE-BID SITE TOUR.
A mandatory pre-bid tour of the site is scheduled for Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 10 AM. The bid tour will begin at the Gold Ridge RCD office and is expected to take 1-2 hours, so please plan accordingly.
LETTER OF INTENT.
If you wish to submit a bid, please submit a Letter of Intent to the Gold Ridge RCD before the bid tour date, preferably via email to the address above. Letters may also be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed below, but must be received by the RCD by close of business on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 (not just postmarked). ONLY CONTRACTORS WHO HAVE SUBMITTED A LETTER OF INTENT WILL BE ELIGIBLE TO ATTEND THE PRE-BID TOUR.
BID SUBMISSION DEADLINE.
Sealed bids are due no later than 5:00 PM PDT on June 12, 2017, at the Gold Ridge RCD office at 2776 Sullivan Rd, Sebastopol, CA. Bids will be evaluated and a contract may be awarded during the next scheduled meeting of the Board of Directors of the Gold Ridge RCD on June 15, 2015, at 3:30 PM.
REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION.
Questions regarding this project should be reserved for the pre-bid tour. Questions that arise after the pre-bid tour should be submitted as Requests for Information and will be answered by email, with all bid tour attendees receiving a copy. Please be certain to write your email address on the sign-in sheet at the pre-bid tour.
PUBLIC WORKS CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION.
All contractors and subcontractors submitting a bid for this public works contract must be registered with the California Department of Industrial Relations, pursuant to Labor Code Section 1725.5. No contractor or subcontractor may be awarded a contract for work on a public works project unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations. Registration information: http://www.dir.ca.gov/public-works/PublicWorksContractorsAndSubcontractors.html.
PREVAILING WAGE COMPLIANCE.
This project is a public work, and is subject to prevailing wage and other requirements enumerated in Chapter 1 (commencing with Section 1720) of Part 7 of Division 2 of the California Labor Code. The project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the California Department of Industrial Relations.
Bids shall be accompanied by a 5% bid bond or certified check as a guarantee that if a bid is accepted, a contract will be entered into.
For contracts over $25,000, a performance bond in the amount of 100% of the contract amount in favor of the Gold Ridge RCD will be required of the successful bidder, as well as a labor and materials payment bond in the amount of 50% of the contract amount.
BID AND PROJECT TIMELINE.
Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 5:00 PM Letters of Intent due to Gold Ridge RCD office
Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 10:00 AM Mandatory pre-bid tour
Monday, June 12, 2017, 5:00 PM Bids due at Gold Ridge RCD Office
Thursday, June 15, 2017, 3:30 PM Contract Award Date – Bids discussed and evaluated at Gold Ridge RCD Board of Directors meeting
Friday, June 30, 2017 Latest date for formation of contract and provision of proof of insurance and required bonds
Construction is expected to occur between July and August, 2017
RESERVATION OF RIGHTS.The Gold Ridge RCD will select the bid most advantageous to the RCD, and reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to reject any or all bids, to re-bid, or to waive inconsequential deviations from bid requirements not involving time, price, or quality of work.
CAMPBELL RAINWATER CATCHMENT IMPLEMENTATION PROJECT - BID ADVERTISEMENT
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