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Advertisement date June 11th, 2018 @ 4:35 p.m. through bid opening date

     THOMPSON BUILDERS CORPORATION is requesting bids from DBE subcontractors, suppliers &  truckers for the following project. 

Oakland, CA
Owner: City of Oakland

Bid Date:   6/21/2018 @ 2:00 PM    Estimate:  $8,020,000

DBE Goal: 17.23%

SCOPE: The proposed work consists, in general, of seismic retrofit of 23rd Avenue bridge
over UPRR near highway 880. The work consists of, but not limited to, bridge removal (portion),
structural excavation and backfill, structural concrete, drill and bond dowel, furnishing and
driving steel piles and micropiles, traffic control, and environmental protection.

Seeking DBE subcontractors/suppliers and truckers. Trades needed (but not limited to): 

11 – Welding
12 – Traffic Control (Channelizers, Construction Area Signs, Crash Cushion Modules, Message Signs, Traffic Controls, Pavement, laneline, centerline & Edgeline Delineation, Traffic Stripe (tape), Existing Facilities, Fences, Materials, Sign Panels)13 – Water Pollution Control
14 – Environmental Stewardship (Air Quality, Noise and Vibrations, Water Quality, Solid Waste Disposal and Recycling, Fire Safety, Debris Transport and Disposal, Archaeological Resources, Paleontological Resources, Hazardous Waste Debris, Dust Control, Protection and Restoration of Pocket Park, Environmental Protection and Pollution Control)
19 – Earthwork (Trenching and Shoring, Structure Evacuation and Backfill)
49 – Piling (Steel Pipe Piling, Manufactured Steel Pipe, Fabricated Steel Pipe, Field Welding, Redriving, Micropiling, Steel Casing, Site Drainage Control, Excavation, Micropile Installation, Drilling, Ground Heave or Subsidence, Pipe Casing, Grouting, Ground Testing)
51 – Concrete Structures (Concrete, Falsework, Welding and Nondestructive Testing, Epoxy, Drill and Bond Dowel, Reinforcement, Headed Bar Reinforcement, Production Tests)
55 – Steel Structures (Fabrication, Installation HS Rod)
60 – Existing Structures (Bridge Removal, Removal sequence, Staging of Removal Operations, Equipment Locations on the structure during removal, Temporary Support Shoring or Bracing, Protective Covers, Details and Safety Measures, Access Opening, Deck, Roadside Sign, Chainlink Fence/ Barbed Wire, Guard Railing, Concrete Curb/Barrier, Asphalt Concrete Paving, Protective Covers, Coring and Pressure Grouting Dowels)
75 – Miscellaneous Construction (Bridge Metal)
80 – Fences (Temporary fence furnished, Constructed, Maintained, and later removed)

Please submit bids to us by noon on bid day.

*No contractor or subcontractor may be listed on a bid proposal for a public works project (submitted on or after March 1, 2015) unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations pursuant to Labor Code section 1725.5 [with limited exceptions from this requirement for bid purposes only under Labor Code section 1771.1(a)] *No contractor or subcontractor may be awarded a contract for public work on a public works project (awarded on or after April 1, 2015) unless registered with the Department of Industrial Relations pursuant to Labor Code section 1725.5. *This project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the Department of Industrial Relations.

We are signatory to both the Carpenters Collective Bargaining Agreement and the Laborers Collective Bargaining Agreement.  Certification of insurance for General Liability and Workers’ Compensation are required.  A Waiver of Subrogation will also be required with all Subcontract Agreements. Subcontractors’ faithful performance and payment bonds in the amount of the subcontract price will be required.  Reasonable market rate bond premium will be reimbursed by Thompson Builders Corporation.

TBC is willing to discuss breaking down bid items into economically feasible units for minority participation. Our estimating department is available for assistance with bonding, lines of credit, insurance, equipment, supplies and/or materials. The Small Business Administration ( ), the California Dept. of General Services ( and U.S. Dept. of Transportation Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization ( ) may also be able to offer financial assistance and/or information regarding insurance and bonding. Plans and specs may be viewed at various local Builder’s Exchanges, in our office at 250 Bel Marin Keys Blvd., Bldg. A, Novato, Monday  through  Friday  from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM.  Or may be emailed upon request.  Or may be downloaded from the link:

Thompson Builders Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact:  Dalia Nieto  (415) 456-8972        FAX: (415) 459-0665


Published on June 11th, 2018 @ 4:35 p.m. by Contractor’s Estimate, Inc.
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