Invitation to Bid

Posted Wednesday, November 07, 2012

Skagit PUD is accepting sealed bids for the Josh Wilson Road Transmission Pipeline Project. Each bid shall be placed in a sealed envelope and shall be mailed or delivered to the District office, 1415 Freeway Drive, Mount Vernon, Washington 98273, to arrive no later than 10:00 a.m., March 20, 2012. All complete bids will be opened and publicly read aloud at 10:15 a.m. on the same day.

The work in the contract is divided into two schedules as follows:

SCHEDULE A – PIPELINE PROJECT

The Work in Schedule A consists of the construction of a potable water transmission pipeline in the City of Burlington and Skagit County in the State of Washington for the Public Utility District No. 1 of Skagit County. The Josh Wilson Road Transmission Pipeline consists of the installation of approximately 23,000 feet of new 18-inch diameter ductile iron pipe; connecting to the District’s existing 16-inch diameter transmission pipeline at Old Highway 99 North Road and Gear Road to the east and the existing 18-inch diameter water transmission pipeline at Josh Wilson Road and Higgins Airport Way to the west. The work will also include installation of approximately 244 feet of 30-inch diameter steel casing bored under Interstate 5, two road crossings, four connections to existing pipelines, construction of a PRV vault and mainline meter vault, and installation of fiber optic conduit, cable and vaults.

The Work in Schedule B consists of the construction of roadway improvements in Skagit County in the
State of Washington for Skagit County Public Works Department. The Josh Wilson Road Improvements
consists of roadway stabilization and guardrail repair for an approximate 400-foot section of Josh Wilson
Road. The Work includes asphalt removal, roadway excavation, removing and resetting guardrails,
installation of guardrail, quarry spalls and road base materials, erosion control, dewatering/diversion and
care of water, restoration of asphalt and road striping.


SCHEDULE B – ROADWAY PROJECT

The Work in Schedule B consists of the construction of roadway improvements in Skagit County in the State of Washington for Skagit County Public Works Department. The Josh Wilson Road Improvements consists of roadway stabilization and guardrail repair for an approximate 400-foot section of Josh Wilson Road. The Work includes asphalt removal, roadway excavation, removing and resetting guardrails, installation of guardrail, quarry spalls and road base materials, erosion control, dewatering/diversion and care of water, restoration of asphalt and road striping.

Plans

Construction plans, specifications, and contract documents may be viewed at the District office located at 1415 Freeway Drive, Mount Vernon, Washington 98273.

Construction plans, specifications, addenda, and planholders list for this project can be viewed or purchased on-line through Builders Exchange of Washington, Inc., at www.bxwa.com; 2607 Wetmore Avenue, Everett, Washington 98201-2929, (425) 258-1303, Fax (425) 259-3832. Click on: “bxwa.com”; “Posted Projects”; “Public Works”, “PUD #1 of Skagit County” (under Utility Districts) and “Projects Bidding”. (Note: Bidders are encouraged to “Register as a Bidder” in order to receive automatic e-mail notification of future addenda and to be placed on the “Bidders List”. This service is provided free of charge to Prime Bidders, Subcontractors and Vendors bidding this project. Contact Builders Exchange of Washington at (425) 258-1303, should you require further assistance.) Contract documents will be available on or before March 5, 2012.

For complete instructions and procedures for the bid process, please review the Invitation to Bid announcement listed below.