ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
Advertisement Start Date: Friday, March 19, 2021
Electronic Bids Close Thursday, April 15, 2021
NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, April 15, 2021, through Bid Express® https://www.bidexpress.com for the construction of the County project listed below. Proposals will be opened and read publicly at 10:01 A.M. on the aforementioned date at the St. Louis County Public Works Department Large Conference Room, 4787 Midway Rd, Duluth, Minnesota. Read carefully the wage scales as they affect this project. Minimum wage rates to be paid by the contractor have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581. Those which apply to this project are set forth in the proposal for this project.
PROJECT NO. CP 0444-529528 (BR 785) - Bridge Reconstruction, CP 0444-529528 (BR 785)
LOCATION: CR 444 between Swinnerton Rd and Newton Rd
TYPE OF WORK: Bridge Construction
Major items of work are:
MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; FIELD OFFICE TYPE D, EACH 1.00; CLEARING & GRUBBING, LUMP SUM 1.00; SALVAGE SIGN, EACH 11.00; SAWING BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, LIN FT 51.00; SALVAGE TIMBER BARRIER RAIL, LIN FT 168.00; SALVAGE GUARDRAIL-PLATE BEAM, LIN FT 412.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 2,016.00; GEOTEXTILE FABRIC TYPE 6, SQ YD 2,062.00; DEWATERING, LUMP SUM 1.00; TEMPORARY STREAM DIVERSION SYSTEM, LUMP SUM 1.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 2,387.00; GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 2.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 4,015.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT MOD 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 1,936.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 35.00; CALCIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION, GALLON 7,200.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 618.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 435.00; 20X14 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULV END SECT, EACH 4.00; 20X14 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULVERT, LIN FT 132.00; REMOVE EXISTING BRIDGE, LUMP SUM 1.00; COARSE AGGREGATE BEDDING (CV)(P), CU YD 610.00; 115" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH APRON, EACH 4.00; INSTALL CULVERT MARKER, EACH 4.00; 115" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH CULV CL IIA, LIN FT 112.00; CULVERT EXCAVATION CLASS U(P), CU YD 6,299.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS III, CU YD 74.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; INSTALL SIGN PANEL TYPE C, EACH 3.00; EROSION CONTROL SUPERVISOR, LUMP SUM 1.00; SILT FENCE; TYPE HI, LIN FT 2,100.00; COMMON TOPSOIL BORROW, CU YD 536.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 441.00; EROSION CONTROL BLANKETS CATEGORY 3N, SQ YD 6,121.00; SEEDING, ACRE 1.26; SEED MIXTURE 25-141, POUND 75.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 3, M GALLON 15.12; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 555.00; 4" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 1,725.00; 4" BROKEN LINE PAINT, LIN FT 130.00;
Proposal/Plan Specifications may be downloaded through Bid Express® https://bidexpress.com . There will be no cost for plan/proposals, but bidders must register through Bid Express® prior to bidding and submit their bids electronically through Bid Express®. Bid Express® does charge for this service, and bidders are encouraged to register well in advance of the bid closing date if they have not previously done so.
Electronic bids must be accompanied by a corporate surety bond in an amount which is at least equal to 5% of the total amount, and may be submitted electronically through Bid Express® using Surety 2000 or InSure Vision Technologies, LLC, or as a hard copy by mail or other delivery method, either as a corporate surety bond or a certified check made payable to the County Auditor of St. Louis County.
If not submitted electronically, the proposal guaranty must be received at the St. Louis County Public Works Department, 4787 Midway Rd, Duluth, MN, 55811 in a sealed envelope marked clearly with the name of the bidder, type of work, and project number by 4:00 p.m. the day prior to the specified date of opening.
BY ORDER OF THE BOARD OF
Effective February 6, 2021, St. Louis County Public Works solicitations for road and bridge projects are no longer advertised in the newspaper. To locate solicitations for this project, please use one of the following methods:
- Bid Express® (bidexpress.com)
- Minnesota Construction eAdvertising (eadvert.rtvision.com)
- St. Louis County Public Works eGram site (egram.stlouiscountymn.gov)
Links to these websites are also available on the St. Louis County Public Works website under Public Works, Construction, Project Bidding.