ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, March 23, 2017
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 23, 2017, 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. SAP 69-736-001, CP 0136-287483 - Roundabout, CP 0136-287483

LOCATION: Intersection of new CSAH 5 & TH 73

TYPE OF WORK: Various

LENGTH: 0.2 Mi.

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; FIELD OFFICE TYPE D, EACH 1.00; CLEARING(P), ACRE 0.40; CLEARING, TREE 7.00; GRUBBING(P), ACRE 0.40; GRUBBING, TREE 7.00; PAVEMENT MARKING REMOVAL, LIN FT 215.00; REMOVE PIPE CULVERTS(P), LIN FT 127.00; REMOVE WATER MAIN, LIN FT 485.00; REMOVE CURB & GUTTER, LIN FT 1,080.00; REMOVE GUARDRAIL-PLATE BEAM, LIN FT 88.00; REMOVE UNDERGROUND WIRE, LIN FT 2,328.00; REMOVE CONCRETE CASING, LIN FT 92.00; REMOVE CONCRETE DRIVEWAY PAVEMENT, SQ FT 101.00; REMOVE CONCRETE PAVEMENT(P), SQ YD 695.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT(P), SQ YD 15,763.00; REMOVE ANCHORAGE ASSEMBLY-PLATE BEAM, EACH 1.00; REMOVE LIGHTING UNIT, EACH 4.00; REMOVE TWISTED END TREATMENT, EACH 1.00; REMOVE GATE VALVE & BOX, EACH 1.00; REMOVE HYDRANT, EACH 1.00; REMOVE SIGN TYPE C, EACH 16.00; REMOVE SIGN TYPE D, EACH 3.00; REMOVE SIGN TYPE OH, EACH 2.00; REMOVE LIGHT FOUNDATION, EACH 4.00; REMOVE SERVICE CABINET, EACH 1.00; SAWING CONCRETE PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 50.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 2,124.00; SALVAGE SIGN TYPE C, EACH 4.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 21,784.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT MOD 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 8,320.00; COMMON EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 8,242.00; SUBGRADE PREPARATION, ROAD STA 32.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 259.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 3,032.00; CONCRETE PAVEMENT 7.0", SQ YD 845.00; DOWEL BAR, EACH 839.00; DRILL & GROUT REINF BAR (EPOXY COATED), EACH 46.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (2,C), TON 687.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3,C), TON 151.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (4,F), TON 1,987.00; TYPE SP 12.5 NON WEAR COURSE MIX (4,B), TON 995.00; GRANULAR BACKFILL (CV), CU YD 1,438.00; GRANULAR BEDDING, CU YD 52.00; 15" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 3.00; 18" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 1.00; 24" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 4.00; 15" RC PIPE CULVERT DES 3006 CL V, LIN FT 48.00; 24" RC PIPE CULVERT DES 3006 CL III, LIN FT 179.00; 4" PRECAST CONCRETE HEADWALL, EACH 8.00; 4" TP PIPE DRAIN, LIN FT 150.00; 4" PERF PE PIPE DRAIN, LIN FT 4,346.00; 15" RC PIPE SEWER DES 3006 CL V, LIN FT 542.00; 18" RC PIPE SEWER DES 3006 CL IV, LIN FT 24.00; CONNECT TO EXISTING WATER MAIN, EACH 1.00; CONNECT TO EXISTING WATER SERVICE, EACH 1.00; HYDRANT, EACH 2.00; 2" CORPORATION STOP, EACH 2.00; 6" GATE VALVE & BOX, EACH 2.00; 2" CURB STOP & BOX, EACH 1.00; 2" TYPE K COPPER PIPE, LIN FT 110.00; 6" WATERMAIN DUCTILE IRON CL 52, LIN FT 542.00; 18" STEEL CASING PIPE, LIN FT 81.00; 4" POLYSTYRENE INSULATION, SQ YD 30.00; DUCTILE IRON FITTINGS, POUND 276.00; CONST DRAINAGE STRUCTURE DESIGN G, LIN FT 16.00; CONST DRAINAGE STRUCTURE DES 48-4020, LIN FT 33.00; CASTING ASSEMBLY, EACH 11.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS III, CU YD 34.00; GEOTEXTILE FILTER TYPE IV, SQ YD 134.00; 4" CONCRETE WALK, SQ FT 6,249.00; 6" CONCRETE WALK, SQ FT 3,147.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN B424, LIN FT 3,821.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN D324, LIN FT 193.00; CONCRETE CURB & GUTTER DESIGN S524, LIN FT 427.00; CONCRETE CURB DESIGN B6, LIN FT 296.00; CONCRETE CURB DESIGN V, LIN FT 78.00; TRUNCATED DOMES, SQ FT 311.00; LIGHTING UNIT TYPE 9-40, EACH 14.00; LIGHT FOUNDATION DESIGN E, EACH 14.00; 3" NON-METALLIC CONDUIT, LIN FT 450.00; DIRECT BURIED LIGHTING CABLE 4 COND NO 4, LIN FT 2,510.00; SERVICE CABINET -TYPE L1, EACH 1.00; SERVICE EQUIPMENT, EACH 1.00; EQUIPMENT PAD B (MOD), EACH 1.00; GUIDE POST TYPE B, EACH 8.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; CONSTRUCTION SIGN-SPECIAL, SQ FT 293.00; SIGN PANELS TYPE SPECIAL, SQ FT 4.00; SIGN PANELS TYPE C, SQ FT 247.00; SIGN PANELS TYPE D, SQ FT 559.00; INSTALL SIGN TYPE C, EACH 4.00; DELINEATOR TYPE X4-13, EACH 4.00; SILT FENCE, TYPE MS, LIN FT 1,606.00; STORM DRAIN INLET PROTECTION, EACH 12.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 100.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE WOOD FIBER, LIN FT 70.00; STABILIZED CONSTRUCTION EXIT, LUMP SUM 1.00; EROSION CONTROL SUPERVISOR, LUMP SUM 1.00; CULVERT END CONTROLS, EACH 4.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 1, POUND 2,008.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 1,707.00; SUBSOILING, ACRE 5.00; SOIL BED PREPARATION, ACRE 5.00; SEEDING, ACRE 5.00; SEED MIXTURE 21-112, POUND 1,003.00; SEED MIXTURE 25-131, POUND 1,026.00; SODDING TYPE SALT TOLERANT, SQ YD 701.00; MULCH MATERIAL TYPE 1, TON 10.00; DISK ANCHORING, ACRE 5.00; EROSION CONTROL BLANKETS CATEGORY 3N, SQ YD 1,048.00; HYDRAULIC MULCH MATRIX, POUND 25,109.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 2,300.00; PAVT MSSG PREF TAPE GR IN, SQ FT 266.00; 6" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 1,100.00; 4" SOLID LINE EPOXY GR IN (WR), LIN FT 7,670.00; 4" BROKEN LINE EPOXY GR IN (WR), LIN FT 112.00; 8" DOTTED LINE EPOXY GR IN (WR), LIN FT 45.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE EPOXY GR IN (WR), LIN FT 1,070.00; CROSSWALK PREF TAPE GR IN, SQ FT 570.00;
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
                                            COUNTY COMMISSIONERS 
                                                     Nancy Nilsen 
                                                     County Auditor