ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, February 8, 2018
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, February 8, 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 0044-153435 SAP 069-644-028 - Mill & Overlay, CP 0044-153435 (Tied)

LOCATION: CR272 (Briar Lake Road) to CSAH 55

TYPE OF WORK: Mill & Overlay

LENGTH:

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; RAILROAD PROTECTIVE SERVICES, LUMP SUM 1.00; MOBILIZATION, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 1.00; FIELD OFFICE TYPE D, EACH 1.00; REMOVE PIPE CULVERTS, LIN FT 248.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 3,390.00; REMOVE CONCRETE APRON, EACH 31.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 1,784.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 11,852.00; MOTOR GRADER, HOUR 37.00; 0.5 CU YD SHOVEL, HOUR 5.00; 8 TON STEEL-WHEELED ROLLER, HOUR 37.00; WATER, M GALLON 70.00; CALCIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION, GALLON 5,001.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 500.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 72.00; FULL DEPTH RECLAMATION, SQ YD 40,010.00; BASE STABILIZATION (BASE ONE), SQ YD 38,678.00; MILL BITUMINOUS SURFACE (2.0"), SQ YD 245,343.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR FOG SEAL, GALLON 5,910.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SEAL COAT, GALLON 13,522.00; BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT, SQ YD 40,974.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 24,563.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SHOULDER TACK, GALLON 17,174.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;B), TON 29,610.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 10,434.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR PATCHING, TON 35.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR ENTRANCES (3,C), TON 102.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION CLASS E(P), CU YD 2,058.00; GRANULAR BEDDING(P), CU YD 194.00; 18" RC PIPE CULVERT, LIN FT 128.00; 24" RC PIPE CULVERT, LIN FT 120.00; 18" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 16.00; 24" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 15.00; CONCRETE CULVERT COLLAR, EACH 31.00; MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 90.00; RAISE GUARDRAIL, LIN FT 327.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; WORK ZONE SPEED LIMIT, LUMP SUM 1.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 1.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE STRAW, LIN FT 1,285.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 1,912.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 341,086.00; PAVT MSSG PREF TAPE GR IN, SQ FT 124.00; 4" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 32,596.00; 6" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 191,366.00; 24" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 24.00; 4" BROKEN LINE PAINT, LIN FT 8,880.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 52,531.00; 4" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 34,431.00; 6" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 200,286.00; 24" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 24.00; 4" BROKEN LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 9,260.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 55,115.00; PROTECT PAVEMENT MARKINGS, EACH 2.00;
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