Hennepin County, MN
HUMBOLDT AVENUE (CSAH 57) RAIL CROSSING IMPROVEMENTS
HUMBOLDT AVENUE (CSAH 57) RAIL CROSSING IMPROVEMENTS
County Project 2164200
CLOSING DATE: Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Electronic bids for the above referenced project will be accepted through Hennepin County's online electronic bid system (eGram) until 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at which time they will be publicly opened at the Hennepin County Purchasing and Contract Services office, A‑1730 Government Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55487-0175.
STATE AID PROJECT NO. SP 027-657-006
LOCATION: Humboldt Avenue near Victory Memorial Drive
TYPE OF WORK: Grading and Surfacing
The major items of work are approximately:
1 lump sum mobilization, 1 each field office type d, 3 tree clearing, 3 tree grubbing, 45 lin ft sawing concrete pavement (full depth), 127 lin, ft sawing bit pavement (full depth), 1062 lin ft remove curb & gutter, 1934 sq yd remove bituminous pavement, 5216 sq ft remove concrete sidewalk, 100 cu yd haul & dispose of contaminated material, 978 cu yd excavation – common, 806 cu yd excavation – subgrade, 806 cu yd select granular embankment (cv), 161 cu yd common embankment (cv), 30 hour street sweeper (with pickup broom), 600 gallon calcium chloride solution, 529 cu yd aggregate base (cv) class 5, 852 ton type sp 12.5 wearing course mix (3;c), 627 lin ft 4" perf pe pipe drain, 3 each casting assembly, 13 each adjust frame & ring casting, 4.61 lin ft const drainage structure design f, 704 sq ft 3" concrete walk, 1597 sq ft 4" concrete walk, 2867 sq ft 6" concrete walk, 593 lin ft concrete curb & gutter design b612, 1094 lin ft concrete curb & gutter design b624, 176 sq ft truncated domes, 4 each lighting unit type special, 4 each light foundation design special, 1 each service cabinet, 550 lin ft 2" non-metallic conduit, 1860 lin ft underground wire 1/c 4 awg, 620 lin ft underground wire 1/c 8 awg, 10 each sign foundation, 1 lump sum traffic control supervisor, 1 lump sum traffic control, 1 lump sum alternate pedestrian route, 50 unit day portable changeable message sign, 100 sq ft construction sign-special, 17 each install sign type c, 126.1 sq ft sign panels type c, 1 each equipment pad, 1 lump sum erosion control supervisor, 6 each storm drain inlet protection, 1232 lin ft sediment control log type wood fiber, 35 pound fertilizer type 3, 0.1 acre seeding, 22 pound seed mixture 25-131, 390 pound hydraulic reinforced fiber matrix, 0.8 m gallon rapid stabilization method 3, 22 lin ft 24" solid line epoxy gr in, all in accordance with specifications and bid forms.
Minimum wage rates to be paid by the Contractors have been predetermined and are subject to the Work Hours Act of 1962, P.L. 87-581 and implementing regulations.
READ CAREFULLY THE WAGE SCALES AND DIVISION A OF THE SPECIAL
PROVISIONS AS THEY AFFECT THIS/THESE PROJECT/PROJECTS
The Minnesota Department of Transportation hereby notifies all bidders:
in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Act), as amended and Title 49, Code of Federal Regulations, Subtitle A Part 21, Non-discrimination in Federally-assisted programs of the Department of Transportation, it will affirmatively assure that in any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded maximum opportunity to participate and/or to submit bids in response to this invitation, and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin in consideration for an award;
in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 as amended, and Title 23, Code of Federal Regulations, Part 230 Subpart A-Equal Employment Opportunity on Federal and Federal-Aid Construction Contracts (including supportive services), it will affirmatively assure increased participation of minority groups and disadvantaged persons and women in all phases of the highway construction industry, and that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be provided to all persons without regard to their race, color, disability, age, religion, sex or national origin;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.08 Unfair discriminatory Practices, it will affirmatively assure that on any project constructed pursuant to this advertisement equal employment opportunity will be offered to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, sexual orientation, or age;
in accordance with the Minnesota Human Rights Act, Minnesota Statute 363A.36 Certificates of Compliance for Public Contracts, and 363A.37 Rules for Certificates of Compliance, it will assure that appropriate parties to any contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement possess valid Certificates of Compliance.
If you are not a current holder of a compliance certificate issued by the Minnesota Department of Human Rights and intend to bid on any job in this advertisement you must contact the Department of Human Rights immediately for assistance in obtaining a certificate.
The following notice from the Minnesota Department of Human Rights applies to all contractors:
"It is hereby agreed between the parties that this agency will require affirmative action requirements be met by contractors in relation to Minnesota Statute 363A.36 and Minnesota Rules 5000.3600. Failure by a contractor to implement an affirmative action plan or make a good faith effort shall result in revocation of its certificate or revocation of the contract (Minnesota Statute 363A.36, Subd. 2 and 3)."
A minimum goal of 18.6% Good Faith Effort to be subcontracted to Disadvantaged Business Enterprises.
A pre-letting conference will be held to describe the work included in this project and to answer questions regarding this contract. The location and time for the conference will be specified in the proposal for the project.
All project plans, specifications, instructions for bidders, the bid form and all other requirements are available at https://egram.co.hennepin.mn.us.
The advertisement for this project may also be viewed at the Minnesota Department of Transportation State Aid for Local Transportation eAdvert web site and at the Hennepin County web site at www.hennepin.us/contractopportunities under ''Road and bridge construction''.