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Inquiry #1: Per section 47-4.02 of the special provisions, the posts for the Guardrail Retaining Wall are to be steel, however on plan sheet C-16, the Section A-A detail specifies a wood post size. What size of steel post is required?
Inquiry submitted 11/26/2018

Response #1:
(#1)-Your inquiry has been received and is being reviewed.
Response posted 11/28/2018


Response #2:
An addendum has been issued to address this bidder inquiry. Please refer to Addendum No. 3, issued on Thursday, December 6, 2018. Please bid per the current contract documents.
Response posted 12/06/2018




Inquiry #2: 1- Plan Sheet 19 Section AA calls for a " 8" X 8" X 7' Metal Post" Should that be a W6 X 8.5 X 7' Steel Post?

2 - In the specials page 25 it calls for "wood blocks for line posts". Does that requirement apply only to the Midwest Guardrail System (Special) item # 38 and not to items # 37 & 39 ?

Inquiry submitted 11/28/2018

Response #1:
(#2)-Your inquiry has been received and is being reviewed.
Response posted 11/28/2018


Response #2:
An addendum has been issued to address this bidder inquiry. Please refer to Addendum No. 3, issued on Thursday, December 6, 2018. Please bid per the current contract documents.
Response posted 12/06/2018




Inquiry #3: 1.) Please provide acreage or square footage calculations for areas to receive Seed Mix, as shown on sheet ECL-1.
2.) Are Fiber Rolls to include Type 1 or Type 2 installation?

Inquiry submitted 11/28/2018

Response #1:
(#3)-Your inquiry has been received and is being reviewed.
Response posted 11/29/2018


Response #2:
An addendum has been issued to address this bidder inquiry. Please refer to Addendum No. 3, issued on Thursday, December 6, 2018. Please bid per the current contract documents.
Response posted 12/06/2018




Inquiry #4: Seeding is listed on the EC Plan pages, but there is not a bid item number for Hydroseeding. Can you please clarify?
Inquiry submitted 11/28/2018

Response #1:
(#4)-Your inquiry has been received and is being reviewed.
Response posted 11/29/2018


Response #2:
An addendum has been issued to address this bidder inquiry. Please refer to Addendum No. 3, issued on Thursday, December 6, 2018. Please bid per the current contract documents.
Response posted 12/06/2018




Inquiry #5: Regarding bid item #39 "MIDWEST GUARDRAIL SYSTEM (7' POST)", are these posts to be wood or steel? Per RSP A77N1, A77N2, A77N3, the only posts that are 7' in length are 8"x8" wood posts. If steel posts are desired the RSP indicate that they are W6 x 9 x 8' or W6 x 15 x 8'.
Inquiry submitted 11/29/2018

Response #1:
(#5)-Your inquiry has been received and is being reviewed.
Response posted 11/29/2018


Response #2:
An addendum has been issued to address this bidder inquiry. Please refer to Addendum No. 3, issued on Thursday, December 6, 2018. Please bid per the current contract documents.
Response posted 12/06/2018




Inquiry #6: The Special Provisions state that this project is in a Freeze Thaw area that requires Epoxy Coated Reinforcement for Concrete Barriers.
Is Epoxy Coated Reinforcement required for the Midwest Guardrail System (Special) Precast Grade Beams and the Cast in Place Grade Beams?

Inquiry submitted 11/30/2018

Response #1:
(#6)-Your inquiry has been received and is being reviewed.
Response posted 11/30/2018


Response #2:
Please bid per the current contract documents.
Response posted 12/05/2018




Inquiry #7: The engineers estimate seems to be very low based on the spread out nature of this project and the material price increases seen over the past year. Are there enough funds to award if the job comes in way over budget?
Inquiry submitted 12/07/2018

Response #1:
(#7)-Your inquiry has been received and is being reviewed.


Response posted 12/10/2018


Response #2:
Please bid per the current contract documents.
Response posted 12/11/2018




Inquiry #8: Are 12" Blocks required where Type A dike is being placed at guardrail locations.
Inquiry submitted 12/10/2018

Response #1:
(#8)-Your inquiry has been received and is being reviewed.
Response posted 12/10/2018


Response #2:
Yes, refer to the revised standard plans A77L1, A77L2, A77L3, A77N1, A77N2, A77N3 and A77N5 that are included in the plan set.
Response posted 12/11/2018


The information provided in the responses to bidder inquiries is not a waiver of Section 2-1.07, "JOB SITE AND DOCUMENT EXAMINATION" of the Standard Specifications or any other provision of the contract, nor to excuse the contractor from full compliance with the contract. Bidders are cautioned that subsequent responses or contract addenda may change a previous response.


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