Contractors Invited to Bid on Burkland Road, East Stackpole Road to East Johnson Road Project

Posted Friday, July 16, 2021

Skagit PUD will receive sealed bids for the Burkland Road, East Stackpole Road to East Johnson Road Project. Each bid shall be placed in a sealed envelope and shall be mailed or delivered to the drive-up window at the PUD office, 1415 Freeway Drive, Mount Vernon, to arrive no later than 10 a.m., July 30, 2021.

In-person meetings are suspended; therefore, the bid opening will be held virtually through ZOOM Cloud Meetings no sooner than 10:01 a.m. on July 30, 2021. The web link, meeting ID, and passcode will be posted on the PUD's website.

NOTE: Under RCW 39.04.350, Bidders must have received Washington State Department of Labor and Industries training on prevailing wage and public works requirements or be exempt.

Burkland Road – East Stackpole Road to East Johnson Road Project

Installation of approximately 14,100 linear feet of water distribution piping along Burkland Road from East Stackpole Road to East Johnson Road, along John Nelson Road from Burkland Road to Cedardale Road, and along Cedardale Road from John Nelson Road to State Route 534, Skagit County, State of Washington, consisting of 12-inch and 6-inch diameter Class 50 Ductile Iron and Horizontal Directional Drilled 14-inch HDPE piping including fittings, thrust blocks, service connections, fire hydrants, branch, and mainline valves, the establishment of private water service connections, dewatering, appurtenances and incidentals, pavement repair, abandonment of existing valves in place, temporary traffic control, temporary erosion control, disinfection, and pressure testing, in estimated quantities identified in the Bid Proposal and as shown on the plans.  The work in the Contract will also consist of the installation of approximately 14,100 linear feet of 4-inch HDPE SDR11 fiber conduit in the same trench as the water distribution piping as identified in the Bid Proposal and as shown on the plans. Fiber optic cable will be installed at a later date.

A pre-bid meeting will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, July 23. In-person meetings are suspended; therefore, the pre-bid meeting will be held virtually through ZOOM Cloud. The web link, meeting ID, and passcode will be posted on the PUD's website.

An unofficial bid set can be viewed on the PUD's website. Construction plans, specifications, addenda, and plan holders list for this project can be viewed or purchased online through Builders Exchange of Washington, at http://www.bxwa.com; 2607 Wetmore Avenue, Everett, (425) 258-1303, Fax (425) 259-3832. Click on: “bxwa.com,” “Posted Projects,” “Public Works,” “PUD #1 of Skagit County,” 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 on this project. Contact Builders Exchange of Washington at (425) 258-1303, should you require further assistance.) Contract documents will be available on or after July 16, 2021.

Point of Contact: Catherine Price, contract coordinator

The Engineer’s Estimate is $2.3-2.8 Million.