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. SAP 069-673-005 CP 0073-276911 - Reclaim & Overlay, CP 0073-276911

LOCATION: CSAH 73 (Eldes Rd.) from Carlton County Line to CSAH 13 (Midway Rd.)

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

LENGTH:

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 0.92; MOBILIZATION, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 0.90; REMOVE BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT, SQ YD 4,713.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 335.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING CLASS 5, TON 600.00; MOTOR GRADER, HOUR 40.00; 0.5 CU YD SHOVEL, HOUR 10.00; 8 TON STEEL-WHEELED ROLLER, HOUR 40.00; WATER, M GALLON 40.00; CALCIUM CHLORIDE SOLUTION, GALLON 2,074.00; AGGREGATE BASE CLASS 5, TON 590.00; FULL DEPTH RECLAMATION, SQ YD 23,845.00; BASE STABILIZATION (BASE ONE), SQ YD 20,771.00; SHOULDER BASE AGGREGATE CLASS 5, TON 1,083.00; MILL BITUMINOUS SURFACE (5.0"), SQ YD 13,090.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR FOG SEAL, GALLON 3,190.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SEAL COAT, GALLON 5,202.00; BITUMINOUS SEAL COAT, SQ YD 15,764.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 2,866.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SHOULDER TACK, GALLON 790.00; TYPE SP 9.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 6,524.00; TYPE SP 12.5 NON WEAR COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 2,409.00; TYPE SP 9.5 BIT MIXTURE FOR ENTRANCES (3,C), TON 102.00; MAIL BOX SUPPORT, EACH 10.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 0.92; WORK ZONE SPEED LIMIT, LUMP SUM 0.92; TRAFFIC CONTROL, SEAL COAT, LUMP SUM 0.90; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 47,393.00; 4" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 1,798.00; 6" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 12,280.00; 24" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 22.00; 4" BROKEN LINE PAINT, LIN FT 670.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 3,000.00; 4" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 1,798.00; 6" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 12,280.00; 24" SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 22.00; 4" BROKEN LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 670.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE EPOXY, LIN FT 3,000.00;
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