ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
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                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, March 1, 2018
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 1, 2018, 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 069-700-016, CP 0100-313756 (Low) - Br 489, CP 0100-313756 (Low)

LOCATION: 1.7 Mi. South of the City of Aurora over St. Louis River - CP 0100-313756 (Low), SAP 069-700-016 (Br 489)

TYPE OF WORK: Bridge Construction

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; REMOVE GUARDRAIL-PLATE BEAM, LIN FT 560.00; REMOVE CONCRETE RAILING, LIN FT 337.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 51.00; SALVAGE SIGN, EACH 4.00; SELECT GRANULAR BORROW MOD 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 349.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 613.00; CALCIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION, GALLON 10,500.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 130.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SHOULDER TACK, GALLON 24.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3,C), TON 170.00; STRUCTURAL CONCRETE (3B52)(P), CU YD 17.00; TYPE MOD P-4 (TL-4) BARRIER CONC (3S52), LIN FT 337.00; REINFORCEMENT BARS (EPOXY COATED)(P), POUND 5,110.00; CONCRETE WEARING COURSE (3U17A) 2.5"(P), SQ FT 5,833.00; BRIDGE APPROACH PANELS, SQ YD 131.00; EXPANSION JOINTS, DESIGN E8 SPECIAL, LIN FT 60.00; ANCHORAGES TYPE 1, EACH 20.00; ANCHORAGES TYPE REINF BARS, EACH 908.00; ANCH TYPE REIN BARS (STAINLESS STEEL), EACH 62.00; EXTEND FLOOR DRAIN TYPE 1, EACH 36.00; SEAL CRACKS WITH EPOXY BY CHASE METHOD, GALLON 5.00; SCARIFY BRIDGE DECK, SQ FT 4,713.00; REMOVE AND PATCH SLAB TYPE A, SQ FT 1,100.00; REMOVE AND PATCH SLAB TYPE B, SQ FT 500.00; REMOVE AND PATCH SLAB TYPE C, SQ FT 80.00; CONCRETE SURFACE REPAIR, SQ FT 40.00; DRAINAGE SYSTEM TYPE (B910), LUMP SUM 1.00; TRAFFIC BARRIER DESIGN SPECIAL, LIN FT 100.00; TRAFFIC BARRIER DESIGN B8307, LIN FT 300.00; END TREATMENT-TANGENT TERMINAL, EACH 4.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; INSTALL SIGN PANEL TYPE C, EACH 4.00; SILT FENCE, TYPE HI, LIN FT 910.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 35.00; COMMON TOPSOIL BORROW, CU YD 40.00; SEEDING, ACRE 0.10; SEED MIXTURE 36-311, POUND 7.00; EROSION CONTROL BLANKETS CATEGORY 3N, SQ YD 485.00; 4" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 717.00; 4" BROKEN LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 72.00;


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

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.