Measure E Series 3 - Interior Improvement Projects at Greentree ES & Santiago Hills ES
Bid Date10/17/23 2:00pm
Company & Contacts
Jeff Marshall - firstname.lastname@example.org 949-244-0826
NOTICE CALLING FOR BIDS
DISTRICT: IRVINE UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
PROJECT: MEASURE E SERIES 3 – INTERIOR IMPROVEMENT
PROJECTS AT GREENTREE ES & SANTIAGO HILLS ES
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Irvine Unified School District of Orange County,
California, acting by and through its Governing Board, hereinafter referred to as “DISTRICT,”
has determined that all bidders for the Measure E Series 3 – Interior Improvement Projects at
Greentree ES & Santiago Hills ES (“Projects”) must be prequalified in accordance with Public
Contract Code section 20111.6 prior to submitting a bid on the Project. Any contractor that has
not prequalified* on a DISTRICT project in accordance with Public Contract Code section
20111.6 within the past twelve (12) months and is interested in bidding on the project, must
submit a Prequalification Questionnaire Package online to PQBids at https://pqbids.com/irvine-usd/
by the date and time indicated herein.
PREQUALIFICATION QUESTIONNAIRE PACKAGE DEADLINE:
2:00 p.m. of the 3rd day of October 2023*
*Any contractor that has prequalified with the District in accordance with Public Contract Code
section 20111.6 within the past twelve (12) months may satisfy the prequalification requirements
for this project if its earlier Prequalification Questionnaire package was approved for the same or
appropriate license requirement, and the contractor’s total base bid and alternates amount for this
Project does not exceed their prequalified bid amount which is equal to fifty percent (50%) of the
contractors bonding capacity. Bidders are solely responsible to verify with the DISTRICT
whether they are properly prequalified to submit a bid for this Project.
Since this Project includes work that will be performed by mechanical, electrical, or plumbing
(“MEP”) contractors (contractors that require C-4, C-7, C-10, C-16, C-20, C-34, C-36, C-38, C-42,
C-43 or C-46 licenses), such MEP subcontractors must also be prequalified. A list of
prequalified MEP subcontractors will be made available by the DISTRICT to all bidders at least
five business days prior to the bid opening date.
If a Contractor has been prequalified, they are discouraged from renewing their prequalification
status between October 5, 2023 and October 12, 2023. An attempt to renew during this period,
will remove the Contractor from the approved list of prequalified Contractors.
A Contractor’s bid for the Measure E Series 3 – Interior Improvement Projects at
Greentree ES & Santiago Hills ES Project WILL NOT be accepted unless the Contractor is
BID DEADLINE: 2:00 p.m. of the 17th day of October 2023
NOTE: ALL BIDS MUST BE HAND DELIVERED ON THE DATE OF THE BID
OPENING. NO BIDS WILL BE DELIVERED TO THE BID LOCATION PRIOR TO
7:00 A.M. ON THE BID OPENING DATE.
PLACE OF BID RECEIPT: Irvine Unified School District
Creekside Education Center – Room 2
3387 Barranca Parkway
Irvine, CA 92606
CONTACT: Construction Manager – C.W. Driver
1501 South Harris Court
Anaheim, CA 92806
Senior Project Manager – Jeff Marshall
Cell: (949) 244-0826
The DISTRICT will conduct one (1) non-mandatory informational job walk and
conference for all Bid Packages on September 27, 2023. The jobwalk will visit both school
sites on the noted day as follows: Greentree Elementary School at 1:30 p.m. and Santiago
Hills Elementary School at 2:30 p.m. The conference will occur at the following addresses:
Greentree Elementary School 4200 Manzanita St, Irvine, CA 92604 and Santiago Hills
Elementary School 29 Christamon W, Irvine, CA 92620.
If any bidder is in doubt as to the true meaning of any part of the Project Documents, finds
discrepancies in or omissions from the Project Documents, or requests a substitution for
materials and equipment as outlined in the specifications, they must submit a written
request for an interpretation or correction to C.W. Driver on or before October 4th, 2023
by 2:00 p.m. No requests shall be considered after this time.
BID AND CONTRACT DOCUMENTS: The full notice inviting Bids, Bid documents and
contract documents may be viewed and ordered through Crisp Imaging Planroom Service by
accessing the following link www.iusdplans.com. Search for Project #100E030-21-023, or
Measure E Series 3 – Interior Improvement Projects at Greentree ES & Santiago Hills ES.
Bid documents will be available for viewing after 2:00 p.m. on September 21, 2023.
In accordance with the provisions of Business and Professions Code Section 7028.15 and Public
Contract Code Section 3300, the DISTRICT requires that the bidder possess the following
minimum classification(s) of contractor’s license(s) at the time the bid is submitted and any
bidder not so licensed at the time of the bid opening will be rejected as nonresponsive:
Bid Pkg # General Description Required License(s)
1 Demolition C-21
2 Concrete C-8
3 General Construction B
4 Doors, Frames, & Hardware C-28 or C-61/D-28
5 Flooring C-15
6 Plumbing C-36
7 HVAC C-20
8 Electrical C-10
Time is of the essence. Each bid shall be accompanied by a bid security in the form of cash, a
certified or cashier’s check or bid bond in an amount not-less-than ten percent (10%) of the total
bid price, payable to the DISTRICT.
The DISTRICT reserves the right to reject any or all bids or to waive any irregularities or
informalities in any bids or in the bidding process.
All CONTRACTORS and subcontractors must be registered with the DIR to submit a bid
proposal for a public works project pursuant to Labor Code section 1725.5.
As required by Section 1773 of the California Labor Code, the California Department of
Industrial Relations has determined the general prevailing rates of per diem wages for the
locality in which the work is to be performed for the Project. Copies of these wage rate
determinations, entitled Prevailing Wage Scale, are available at the following website:
www.dir.ca.gov. It shall be mandatory upon the successful bidder to whom the contract is
awarded, and upon any subcontractor listed, to pay not less than the specified rates to all workers
employed by them for the Project.
The successful bidder and any listed subcontractor(s) of this Project are subject to the oversight,
monitoring and enforcement of prevailing wage requirements by the Department of Industrial
Relations, Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, and will be required to submit certified
payroll records to the Labor Commissioner.
No bidder may withdraw any bid for a period of sixty (60) calendar days after the date set for the
opening of bids.
Pursuant to Public Contract Code Section 22300, the Agreement will contain provisions
permitting the successful bidder to substitute securities for any monies withheld by the
DISTRICT to ensure performance under the Agreement or permitting payment of retentions
earned directly into escrow.
Bidders must meet the specified requirements regarding Disabled Veteran Business Enterprise
(“DVBE”) Programs. DVBE forms and requirements are included in the bid documents.
Irvine Unified School District
By: Kelvin Okino
Executive Director, Facilities and Construction
Advertise: September 19, 2023 & September 26, 2023