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



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 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 0894-277234 - Bituminous Reclamation, CP 0894-277234

LOCATION: Carlton County Line to CSAH 13 (Midway Road)

TYPE OF WORK: Bituminous Reclamation, P.M. Bit. Surface, Agg. Shoulders

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; REMOVE PIPE CULVERTS, LIN FT 265.00; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 1,288.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 426.00; TEMPORARY STREAM DIVERSION SYSTEM, EACH 1.00; GEOTEXTILE FABRIC TYPE VI, SQ YD 837.00; GEOGRID, SQ YD 375.00; GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 96.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 714.00; MOTOR GRADER, HOUR 16.00; 0.5 CU YD SHOVEL, HOUR 10.00; 8 TON STEEL-WHEELED ROLLER, HOUR 16.00; WATER, M GALLON 30.00; CALCIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION, GALLON 1,905.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 500.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 303.00; FULL DEPTH RECLAMATION, SQ YD 16,950.00; BASE STABILIZATION (BASE ONE), SQ YD 15,216.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR FOG SEAL, GALLON 1,698.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SEAL COAT, GALLON 4,441.00; BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT, SQ YD 13,458.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 943.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SHOULDER TACK, GALLON 669.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 3,238.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR ENTRANCES (3,C), TON 10.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION CLASS E(P), CU YD 1,760.00; GRANULAR BACKFILL (CV)(P), CU YD 523.00; GRANULAR BEDDING (CV)(P), CU YD 193.00; 18" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 4.00; 60" RC PIPE APRON, EACH 2.00; 22" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH CULV CL IIA, LIN FT 32.00; 28" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH CULV CL IIA, LIN FT 40.00; 22" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH APRON, EACH 2.00; 28" SPAN RC PIPE-ARCH APRON, EACH 2.00; 18" RC PIPE CULVERT DES 3006, LIN FT 78.00; 60" RC PIPE CULVERT DES 3006 CL II, LIN FT 82.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS III, CU YD 8.00; MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 8.00; 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 782.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 4, SQ YD 1,059.00; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 38,080.00; PAVT MSSG PREF TAPE GR IN, SQ FT 124.00; 4" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 960.00; 6" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 10,100.00; 24" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 42.00; 4" BROKEN LINE PAINT, LIN FT 210.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 4,175.00; 4" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 960.00; 6" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 10,100.00; 24" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 42.00; 4" BROKEN LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 210.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 4,175.00; PROTECT PAVEMENT MESSAGE, 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