ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, January 11, 2018
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, January 11, 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. CP 0099-340082 (Tied), SAP 069-699-004 - Culvert Replacement, CP 0099-340082 (Tied)

LOCATION: CSAH 16 to CSAH 100

TYPE OF WORK: Culvert Replacement

LENGTH:

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; CLEARING & GRUBBING, LUMP SUM 1.00; REMOVE PIPE CULVERTS, LIN FT 927.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 704.00; TEMPORARY STREAM DIVERSION SYSTEM, EACH 1.00; GEOTEXTILE FABRIC TYPE VI, SQ YD 5,162.00; GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 66.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 320.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT MODIFIED 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 312.00; WATER, M GALLON 18.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 1,189.00; FULL DEPTH RECLAMATION, SQ YD 1,624.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (2,C), TON 665.00; 8X6 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULVERT, LIN FT 56.00; 8X6 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULV END SECT, EACH 2.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION CLASS E(P), CU YD 7,939.00; GRANULAR BACKFILL (CV)(P), CU YD 4,456.00; GRANULAR BEDDING (CV)(P), CU YD 503.00; COARSE AGGREGATE BEDDING (CV)(P), CU YD 126.00; 24" RC PIPE CULVERT, LIN FT 492.00; 36" RC PIPE CULVERT, LIN FT 266.00; 24" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 20.00; 36" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 12.00; 44" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH CULV CL IIA, LIN FT 38.00; 44" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH APRON, EACH 2.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS II, CU YD 63.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; WORK ZONE SPEED LIMIT, LUMP SUM 1.00; SILT FENCE, TYPE HI, LIN FT 1,730.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 1,385.00; EROSION CONTROL SUPERVISOR, LUMP SUM 1.00; CULVERT END CONTROLS, EACH 16.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 3, M GALLON 3.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 6,350.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 797.00;
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