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Advertisement date September 6th, 2018 @ 9:45 a.m. through bid opening date



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Orion Construction Corp. an Equal Opportunity Employer is requesting sub-bids from all qualified subcontractors and suppliers including certified DBE firms performing commercially useful function for referenced project:

Project Name: California Tower Seismic Retrofit

Project #: K-19-1560-DBB-3

Owner: City of San Diego

Project Location: 1350 El Prado, San Diego, CA 92101

Bid Date: October 9, 2018 at 2:00 PM.

PRE-BID SITE VISIT: September 19, 2018@ 1:30 PM
Location: 1350 El Prado, San Diego,CA 92101


The Contract Time for completion of the Work shall be 176 Working Days.

General work description: The project consists of seismic retrofit of the California Tower which includes upgrade
of the steel bracing at the upper three levels of the tower, installation of posttensioning rods at the upper two levels, addition of concrete or shotcrete shear walls at the lower 6 levels of the tower, limited upgrade of the existing wall footings and
installation of drag bars between the tower and the building. The work will also include selected demolition of existing walls to access the areas of work, replacement or repair of affected existing elements, finishes, waterproofing systems, utilities and services, and protection of existing historically significant features and fabric.

Orion Construction Corp. is requesting quotes from all qualified subcontractors and suppliers especially certified DBE firms for the following items of work, including but not limited to:


Requirements: Orion Construction may assist with the bond premium up to 1.5%.  Subcontractors must possess a current contractor’s license, insurance and worker’s compensation insurance A copy of the insurance requirements and agreements can be obtained by contacting the Estimator.  The US Small Business Administration may also assist you in obtaining bonding - please see the following site for more information:  

Plans and specifications: Plans, specifications and project requirements may be reviewed at our office:
2185 La Mirada Drive
Vista, CA 92081

or online

Info: 760.597.9660  Ext.303 Chad Opper   is the Estimator for this project and is available to provide you with assistance to clarify any questions regarding the scope of work, including interpretation of plans, specifications and requirements, bid preparation and obtaining bonds, lines of credit, insurance and any technical assistance.

For any bid proposal submitted on or after March 1, 2015 and any contract for public work entered into on or after April 1, 2015, the following registration requirements apply:  Every Subcontractor is required to be registered to perform public work pursuant to Section 1725.5 of the Public Contract Code (“Section 1725.5”).  No Contractor or Subcontractor shall be qualified to bid on, be listed in a bid proposal pursuant to Section 4104 of the Public Contract Code, or engage in the performance of any contract for public work, unless currently registered to perform public work pursuant to Section 1725.5.  No bid shall be accepted nor any subcontract entered into without proof of the Subcontractor’s current registration to perform public work pursuant to Section 1725.5

Please call if you need assistance in obtaining bonding, insurance, equipment, materials, and/or supplies. Orion Construction intends to work cooperatively with all qualified firms seeking work on this project. 

Orion Construction Corp.
2185 La Mirada Drive
Vista, CA 92081
Tel 760.597.9660 Ext.303
Fax 760.597.9661

Orion Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Published on September 6th, 2018 @ 9:45 a.m. by Contractor’s Estimate, Inc.
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