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Advertisement date September 8, 2021 @ 9:15 a.m. through bid opening date

is seeking DBEs Qualified Sub-Contractors on the following Project

Project Owner: VTA, Widening of US 101 SB to SR 87 SB Connector Ramp                       

Bid Date   9-17-21 at 12:00 PM.  Please Fax Quotes to   408-327-7090

General work description: At Location 1, the Project will widen the existing connector ramp to provide two standard 12-foot mixed flow lanes with standard inside and outside shoulders. The improvements involve restriping, pavement widening, reconstructing a lined trapezoidal ditch, and installing a new Traffic Monitoring System (TMS).

At Location 2, the Project will widen the existing diagonal on-ramp to add a standard 12-foot High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane. The Project will also re-stripe the adjacent Collector-Distributor (C-D) to Southbound US-101 to provide a standard 12-foot HOV lane. The improvements involve restriping, pavement widening, extending a reinforced concrete box culvert, and installing new ramp metering systems.

Granite Construction Company (Granite) is requesting quotes from all qualified subcontractors and suppliers including certified DBE firms for the following items of work, including but not limited to: Concrete & Cement Supplier; Reinforcing Bar Section; Timber Lagging/Lumber Supply; Pipe Supplier; Construction Staking; Construction Area Signs; Traffic Control System; Temp K-Railing; Reset, Adjust Roadway Items; Plane Asphalt Concrete; Remove Concrete; Clearing & Grubbing; Roadway Excavation; Soil Amendments; Hydroseeding; Erosion Control; Temp Erosion Control; Aggregate Base; Ac Dike And Misc Paving; Reinforcing Steel; Roadside Sign; Plastic Pipe; Rock Slope Protection; Rsp Fabric; Concrete Curb & Sidewalk-Misc; Misc Iron & Steel Frame, Cover & Grate; Saw Cutting; Temporary Fencing; Object Marker; Metal Beam Guard Railing; Concrete Barrier; Crash Cushion; Thermoplastic Traffic Stripe & Marking; Painted Traffic Stripe & Marking; Remove Striping & Marking; Pavement Marking; Lighting (Installation Of Street Lights); Ramp Metering System; Lead Compliance; Swppp Planning; Street Sweeping Truck; Hazardous Waste Trucking; Trucker; Construction Equipment Rental; Constr Staking (Survey); Laboratory Testing And Analysis

The DBE Contract goal is 14.31 percent.

The estimated cost of the project is in the range of $4.2 to $4.7 million.
Plans and specifications are available at VTA’s Procure site 
https://secure.procurenow.com/vendors/1721/proposals/19315/edit and in Granite’s plan room https://securecc.smartinsight.co/#/PublicBidProject/579342

Due to Covid-19 & Social Distancing requirements, we are not currently scheduling appointments to review project docs or meet with estimators in our office. When the current pandemic restrictions are lifted, we will offer these services again in our office by appointment only. Thank you for your understanding.

If you have any questions, please contact Nisha Matekar at 408-327-7039 or email at nisha.matekar@gcinc.com
**ALL Subcontractors MUST submit form 5 with their quotes, this form is available in the plan room

All quotes should be sent via fax to 408-327-7090 or bab.estimating@gcinc.com
**Quotes not received by 11:00 AM on bid day may not be reviewed/evaluated**

Requirements: All quotes are subject to the terms of Granite Construction Company’s applicable standard form agreement which is available through the following link: https://www.graniteconstruction.com/ca-resources/quote-solicitation

Firms must possess & provide current contractor’s license number & DIR Registration number on the quote.  No Contractor or Subcontractor shall be qualified to bid on, be listed in a bid proposal or engage in the performance of any contract for public work, unless currently registered to perform public work with the Dept of Industrial Relations https://efiling.dir.ca.gov/PWCR/Search.action

Granite Construction Company (Granite) is signatory to Operating Engineers, Laborers, Teamsters, Cement Masons and Carpenters unions. 100% performance and payment bonds may be required for the full amount of subcontract price. Granite will pay for bond premium up to 1.5%. The US Small Business Administration may also assist you in obtaining bonding - please see the following site for information: http://www.sba.gov/content/contractors#
California Access to Capital Program Financing Solutions for your small business! http://www.calbizfinance.org/cal_cert_biz_program.html

Subcontractors must possess a current contractor’s license, insurance and worker’s compensation coverage meeting Granite’s requirements and will be required to sign the standard Granite Subcontract Agreement. A copy of the insurance requirements and agreement can be obtained by contacting the estimator. Please call if you need assistance in obtaining bonding, insurance, equipment, materials and/or supplies. Granite intends to work cooperatively with all qualified firms seeking work on this project. 

 Portions of work can be made available upon request prior to bid date. Please call if any assistance is needed.

 An Equal Opportunity Employer


Published on September 8, 2021 @ 9:15 a.m. by Contractor’s Estimate, Inc.
Located at http://www.contractorsestimate.com

This advertisement will run until the bid date



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