ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, February 21, 2019
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, February 21, 2019, 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 069-644-027, CP 0044-243854 - Bridge 83, CP 0044-243854 TST

LOCATION: CSAH 44 (Pequaywan Lake Rd.) 3.85 Mi. West of Jct CR 256 to 3.75 Mi. West of Jct CR 256 - CP 0044-243854

TYPE OF WORK: Bridge Construction

LENGTH:

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; FIELD OFFICE TYPE D, EACH 1.00; CLEARING & GRUBBING, LUMP SUM 1.00; SAWING BIT PAVEMENT (FULL DEPTH), LIN FT 48.00; REMOVE PIPE CULVERTS, LIN FT 70.00; REMOVE GUARDRAIL, LIN FT 370.00; DEWATERING, LUMP SUM 1.00; ONE LANE BYPASS (14' LANE), LUMP SUM 1.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 2,105.00; SELECT GRANULAR EMBANKMENT MOD 7% (CV)(P), CU YD 1,906.00; AGGREGATE BASE (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 674.00; BITUMINOUS MATERIAL FOR SHOULDER TACK, GALLON 91.00; TYPE SP 12.5 WEARING COURSE MIX (3;C), TON 792.00; TYPE MOD P-2 (TL-4) BARRIER CONC (3S52)(P), LIN FT 163.00; STRUCTURAL CONCRETE (3B52)(P), CU YD 64.00; REINFORCEMENT BARS (EPOXY COATED)(P), POUND 24,640.00; REINFORCEMENT BARS (STAINLESS-75KSI)(P), POUND 480.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; SLOPE PREPARATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; BRIDGE SLAB CONCRETE (3YHPC-M)(P), SQ FT 2,530.00; FLOOR DRAIN TYPE B706 MODIFIED, EACH 2.00; ELASTOMERIC BEARING PAD TYPE 1, EACH 10.00; STRUCTURAL TUBE RAILING DESIGN T-1(P), LIN FT 151.00; TEMPORARY BRIDGE, LUMP SUM 1.00; PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS 27M(P), LIN FT 315.00; BRIDGE APPROACH PANELS(P), SQ YD 164.00; REMOVE EXISTING BRIDGE, LUMP SUM 1.00; STEEL H-TEST PILE 40 FT LONG 10", EACH 2.00; PILE TIP PROTECTION 10", EACH 10.00; ROCK SOCKET, EACH 10.00; STEEL H-PILING 10", LIN FT 240.00; 18" GS PIPE APRON, EACH 4.00; 18" CS PIPE CULVERT, LIN FT 80.00; DRAINAGE SYSTEM TYPE (B910), LUMP SUM 1.00; GEOTEXTILE FILTER TYPE 6, SQ YD 3,313.00; GEOTEXTILE FILTER TYPE 7, SQ YD 376.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS III, CU YD 196.00; END TREATMENT-TANGENT TERMINAL, EACH 4.00; TRAFFIC BARRIER DESIGN SPECIAL, LIN FT 100.00; TRAFFIC BARRIER DESIGN B8338, LIN FT 140.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; PORTABLE SIGNAL SYSTEM, LUMP SUM 1.00; EROSION CONTROL SUPERVISOR, LUMP SUM 1.00; SILT FENCE; TYPE HI, LIN FT 1,264.00; FLOTATION SILT CURTAIN TYPE MOVING WATER, LIN FT 249.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE WOOD FIBER, LIN FT 24.00; COMMON TOPSOIL BORROW, CU YD 195.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 158.00; EROSION CONTROL BLANKETS CATEGORY 3N, SQ YD 2,195.00; SEEDING, ACRE 0.45; SEED MIXTURE 25-121, POUND 32.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 3, M GALLON 5.40; INTERIM PAVEMENT MARKING, LIN FT 1,306.00; 4" SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 1,306.00; 4" DBLE SOLID LINE PAINT, LIN FT 653.00;
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