Advertisement for Bids – Fire Station Training Tower Improvements
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CITY OF LOS BANOS
520 J Street
Los Banos, California 93635
Notice is hereby given that separate sealed bids for the award of contract for the Construction of FIRE STATION TRAINING TOWER IMPROVEMENTS will be received by the City of Los Banos at the office of the City Clerk until 2:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time, November 17, 2020 and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.
The major work consists of constructing a concrete foundation and erecting a pre-engineered steel fire station training tower building, and miscellaneous site work that include concrete pavement, drainage facilities, site lighting, landscaping, and landscape irrigation at the City of Los Banos Fire Station No. 1.
The time for completion shall be sixty (60) working days.
**Please note: the Engineer’s opinion of estimated construction cost range for this project is $750,000-850,000.
The Contract Documents, in their entirety, can be viewed and/or obtained from the City of Los Banos website at www.losbanos.org or at the following locations:
Central California Builders Exchange, 1244 N. Mariposa, Fresno, CA 93703 (www.cencalbx.com)
Builders Exchange of Stockton, 7500 N. West Lane, Stockton, CA 95210 (www.besonline.com)
Valley Builders Exchange, Inc., 1118 Kansas Avenue, Modesto, CA 95351 (www.valleybx.com)
Dodge Data & Analytics 1-800-393-6343, (www.construction.com/plans/)
A payment bond prepared and executed in accordance with California Civil Code Section 9550 and a bond for faithful performance of the contract will be required of the successful bidder who is awarded the contract.
The successful bidder must comply with the latest general prevailing rate of per diem wages as determined by the Director of Industrial Relations, State of California, Department of Industrial Relations and is to be paid to the various craftsmen and laborers required to construct said improvements and is made a part of the specifications and contract for said work to which reference is hereby made for further particulars.
No contractor or subcontractor may be listed on a bid proposal or awarded a contract for public work on a public works project 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. Contractor registration information can be found at:
Each bid shall be accompanied by cashier’s or certified check or by a bidder’s bond, made payable to the City of Los Banos and executed by a corporate surety licensed to issue surety bonds in the State of California, for an amount equal to at least ten percent (10%) of the amount of said bid and no bid shall be considered unless such cashier’s or certified check or bidder’s bond is enclosed therewith.
The successful bidder of this project shall have the following current and active California State Contractor’s License at the time of the submission of the bid and throughout the duration of the contract: Class B – General Building Contractor, or Class A – General Engineering Contractor and C-8 – Concrete Contractor.
A non-mandatory site visit is scheduled for November 4, 2020 at 10am.
Bidders shall refer to the Contract Document’s Information for Bidders for complete instructions.
Bidders are solely responsible for the cost of preparing their bids.
The City specifically reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject any or all bids, to re-bid, or to waive inconsequential defects, in bidding not involving time, or quality of the work. The City may reject any and all bids and waive any minor irregularities in the bids.