ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, December 20, 2018
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, December 20, 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 069-652-020 - Bridge Construction - Br 211 & Br 212, CP 0052-300223

LOCATION: 6 Mi. E. of Cotton & 6.5 Mi. East of Cotton Br 211 & Br 212 & Road between

TYPE OF WORK: Bridge Construction

LENGTH: 0.70 Mi.

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; FIELD OFFICE TYPE D, EACH 1.00; CLEARING & GRUBBING, LUMP SUM 1.00; SALVAGE SIGN, EACH 54.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 24.00; SALVAGE GUARDRAIL-PLATE BEAM, LIN FT 1,132.00; GEOTEXTILE FABRIC TYPE 6, SQ YD 879.00; DEWATERING, LUMP SUM 1.00; TEMPORARY STREAM DIVERSION SYSTEM, LUMP SUM 1.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 67,904.00; GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 14,509.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 830.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT MOD 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 19,490.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 697.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 5,163.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR TACK COAT, GALLON 1,540.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SHOULDER TACK, GALLON 800.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 2,986.00; TYPE SP 12.5 NON WEAR COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 2,462.00; TYPE P-2 (TL-4) BARRIER CONCRETE (3S52)(P), LIN FT 269.00; STRUCTURAL CONCRETE (3B52)(P), CU YD 78.00; REINFORCEMENT BARS (EPOXY COATED)(P), POUND 36,240.00; REINFORCEMENT BARS (STAINLESS-60KSI)(P), POUND 420.00; BRIDGE SLAB CONCRETE (3Y42-M)(P), SQ FT 3,912.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; SLOPE PREPARATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; ELASTOMERIC BEARING PAD TYPE 1, EACH 10.00; STRUCTURAL TUBE RAILING DESIGN T-1(P), LIN FT 257.00; PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS MN45(P), LIN FT 546.00; DIAPHRAGMS FOR TYPE MN45 PREST BEAMS(P), LIN FT 62.00; BRIDGE APPROACH PANELS(P), SQ YD 154.00; 14X10 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULV END SECT, EACH 2.00; 14X10 PRECAST CONCRETE BOX CULVERT, LIN FT 60.00; REMOVE EXISTING BRIDGE, LUMP SUM 1.00; COARSE AGGREGATE BEDDING (CV)(P), CU YD 160.00; STEEL H-TEST PILE 70 FT LONG 12", EACH 2.00; PILE TIP PROTECTION 12", EACH 12.00; STEEL H-PILING 12", LIN FT 600.00; 24" CAS PIPE APRON, EACH 2.00; 24" CAS PIPE CULVERT, LIN FT 38.00; CULVERT EXCAVATION CLASS U(P), CU YD 1,095.00; DRAINAGE SYSTEM TYPE (B910), LUMP SUM 1.00; 6" PRECAST CONCRETE HEADWALL, EACH 1.00; 6" PERF TP PIPE DRAIN, LIN FT 300.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS III, CU YD 480.00; GEOTEXTILE FILTER TYPE VII, SQ YD 710.00; END TREATMENT-TANGENT TERMINAL, EACH 4.00; TRAFFIC BARRIER DESIGN SPECIAL, LIN FT 100.00; TRAFFIC BARRIER DESIGN B8307, LIN FT 100.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; INSTALL SIGN PANEL TYPE C, EACH 28.00; EROSION CONTROL SUPERVISOR, LUMP SUM 1.00; SILT FENCE; TYPE HI, LIN FT 4,775.00; FLOTATION SILT CURTAIN TYPE MOVING WATER, LIN FT 500.00; ROCK DITCH CHECK, EACH 40.00; COMMON TOPSOIL BORROW, CU YD 2,900.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 2,520.00; EROSION CONTROL BLANKETS CATEGORY 3N, SQ YD 30,150.00; EROSION CONTROL BLANKETS CATEGORY 4N, SQ YD 4,650.00; SEEDING, ACRE 7.20; SEED MIXTURE 25-141, POUND 425.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 3, M GALLON 86.40; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 10,000.00; 6" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 9,800.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 5,000.00;
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