ST. LOUIS COUNTY HIGHWAY PROJECT
                                        Electronic Bids Close Thursday, March 30, 2017
                                                            Duluth, Minnesota



NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS - Electronic Bids will be received until 10:00 AM on Thursday, March 30, 2017, 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 0523-243941 (Br 823), CP 0523-243941

LOCATION: CR 523 (Burma Rd.) .25 Mi. NE of Jct CSAH 123 to .35 Mi. NE of Jct CSAH 123 - CP 0523-243941

TYPE OF WORK: Bridge Construction

LENGTH: .1 Mi.

Major items of work are:

MOBILIZATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; FIELD OFFICE TYPE D, EACH 1.00; CLEARING & GRUBBING, LUMP SUM 1.00; DEWATERING, LUMP SUM 1.00; EXCAVATION - COMMON(P), CU YD 288.00; GRANULAR EMBANKMENT (CV)(P), CU YD 30.00; AGGREGATE SURFACING (CV) CLASS 5(P), CU YD 426.00; STRUCTURAL CONCRETE (3B52)(P), CU YD 54.00; BRIDGE SLAB CONCRETE (3Y42-M)(P), SQ FT 1,819.00; TYPE MOD P-2 (TL-4) BARRIER CONC (3S52)(P), LIN FT 134.00; REINFORCEMENT BARS (EPOXY COATED)(P), POUND 20,260.00; REINFORCEMENT BARS (STAINLESS-60KSI)(P), POUND 740.00; STRUCTURE EXCAVATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; SLOPE PREPARATION, LUMP SUM 1.00; FLOOR DRAIN TYPE B706 MODIFIED, EACH 4.00; STRUCTURAL TUBE RAILING DESIGN T-1, LIN FT 122.00; ELASTOMERIC BEARING PAD TYPE 1, EACH 10.00; PRESTRESSED CONCRETE BEAMS 22RB(P), LIN FT 245.00; BRIDGE APPROACH PANELS(P), SQ YD 146.00; ARCH SURFACE FINISH (MULTI COLOR)(P), SQ FT 820.00; ARCH CONC TEXTURE (SPLIT STONE)(P), SQ FT 820.00; REMOVE EXISTING BRIDGE, LUMP SUM 1.00; STEEL H-TEST PILE 50 FT LONG 12", EACH 1.00; STEEL H-TEST PILE 65 FT LONG 12", EACH 1.00; PILE TIP PROTECTION 12", EACH 8.00; STEEL H-PILING 12", LIN FT 285.00; DRAINAGE SYSTEM TYPE (B910), LUMP SUM 1.00; RANDOM RIPRAP CLASS III, CU YD 204.00; GEOTEXTILE FILTER TYPE IV, SQ YD 1,646.00; GEOTEXTILE FILTER TYPE VII, SQ YD 480.00; TRAFFIC CONTROL, LUMP SUM 1.00; SILT FENCE, TYPE HI, LIN FT 906.00; FLOTATION SILT CURTAIN TYPE MOVING WATER, LIN FT 245.00; SEDIMENT CONTROL LOG TYPE WOOD FIBER, LIN FT 32.00; EROSION CONTROL SUPERVISOR, LUMP SUM 1.00; FERTILIZER TYPE 3, POUND 77.00; COMMON TOPSOIL BORROW, CU YD 89.00; SEEDING, ACRE 0.22; SEED MIXTURE 25-121, POUND 15.00; EROSION CONTROL BLANKETS CATEGORY 3N, SQ YD 1,044.00; RAPID STABILIZATION METHOD 3, M GALLON 2.64;
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