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Replacement of Barbs Hill Road Bridge 2017-CB-060

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Date Asked: 07/20/2018 Date Answered: 07/20/2018
Poster: Anthony Mesiti Company: Cardi Corporation
Question:
in response to the drilling and grouting, rebar for the wall cap, 800.9901 does not state that the drilling and grouting is included in the bid item.
Answer:
See Lump Sum Note on Sheet 4.
Date Asked: 07/20/2018 Date Answered: 07/20/2018
Poster: Joseph Godino Company: John Rocchio Corporation
Question:
Is the drilling and grouting of dowels into the masonry considered incidental to the wall cap concrete item, or should a drill and grout item be added?
Answer:
See Lump Sum Bridge Note on Sheet 4.
Date Asked: 07/20/2018 Date Answered: 07/20/2018
Poster: Anthony Mesiti Company: Cardi Corporation
Question:
The specifications state that bridge closeure period is 128 calendar days. Please clarify if the closure needs to be completed during the low flow period (July 1 to October 31) as stated in the DEM permit.
Answer:
The low flow period limits in water work only.
Date Asked: 07/19/2018 Date Answered: 07/20/2018
Poster: Joseph Godino Company: John Rocchio Corporation
Question:
JS-5 identifies Substantial Completion as April 22, 2010. Should this read April 22, 2020 or some other date?
Answer:
This date will be revised to April 22, 2020 by Addendum.
Date Asked: 07/19/2018 Date Answered: 07/20/2018
Poster: Robert Berry Company: J F White Contracting
Question:
In the Specifications-Job Specific file we are unable to locate Item 805.9901 WATER RETENTION BARRIER/EXCAVATION SUPPORT. Please provide a copy of this specification.
Answer:
There is no Special Provision 805.9901.
Date Asked: 07/18/2018 Date Answered: 07/19/2018
Poster: Anthony Mesiti Company: Cardi Corporation
Question:
Please clarify if the Contractor has the option to cast in place the precast footing for the arch.
Answer:
Yes, subject to review and approval of a Value Engineering Proposal.
Date Asked: 07/18/2018 Date Answered: 07/19/2018
Poster: Anthony Mesiti Company: Cardi Corporation
Question:
In response to your ansewer for the approved RIDOT precastor, some of the walls systems listed in special provision 805.9902 - modular wall page JS-39 are not on the approved RIDOT list.
Answer:
Based on past projects, products, and precast plants, that are not on the RIDOT approved lists can get approved, through coordination between the Contractor, the Manufacturer, and RIDOT Materials Section. This process of getting approved without impacting the project schedule will be the sole responsibility of the Contractor.
Date Asked: 07/17/2018 Date Answered: 07/18/2018
Poster: Anthony Mesiti Company: Cardi Corporation
Question:
Please clarify who is responsible for furnishing and installing a pole for the earth cam camera.
Answer:
The Contractor is responsible for furnishing and installing pole for camera.
Date Asked: 07/16/2018 Date Answered: 07/18/2018
Poster: Anthony Mesiti Company: Cardi Corporation
Question:
WILL THE DEPARTMENT ALLOW GALVANIZING THE RAILING?
Answer:
Yes, subject to review and approval of a Value Engineering Proposal including the proposed Galvanizing and Painting System.
Date Asked: 07/16/2018 Date Answered: 07/18/2018
Poster: Anthony Mesiti Company: Cardi Corporation
Question:
PLEASE CLARIFY IF THE PRECAST SPANDREL WALLS AND MODULAR WALLS HAVE TO BE FABRICATED BY AN APPROVED RIDOT PRECASTOR.
Answer:
Both the Precast Spandrel Walls and Modular Walls have to be fabricated by an approved RIDOT Precaster.