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Irene Rumbaugh

Project Estimator

Ken Epps

Contact Information

1995 Agua Mansa Road
Riverside, CA 92509


(951) 684-5360


(951) 788-2449

Skanska USA Civil West California District Inc.
is seeking qualified DBEss

Project Name


Bid/Contract #

IFB. No. C70396C1205

Awarding Agency

Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Project Location

Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Bid Date

02/24/2021 at 14:00

Project Details

Requested scopes include, but are not limited to the following and should be based on Owner's Contract documents and its amendments:
Aggregates, Concrete, Cellular Concrete, Pipe Materials, Asphalt Paving, Concrete Paving, Cold Planing, Minor Concrete, Ditch Lining, Sweeping, Erosion Control, Environmental, Clearing, Bridge Demolition, Bridge Deck Rehabilitation, Biologist, Fencing, Railings, Guardrail, Landscaping, QA/QC, Driven Pile, CIDH Pile, Precast Girders, Reinforcing Steel, Soil Nails, Shotcrete, Ground Anchors, Shoring, Masonry, Saw Cutting, Roadside Signs, Sign Structures, Sign Panels, Storm Drain System, Striping, Markings, Surveying, Traffic Control, Concrete Barrier, Utilities, Temporary Office Trailers, Photos and Video Documentation, Potholing, Trucking, Misc. Metals, Traffic Coatings, Formliner, Joint Seals, Painting and Staining, Fall Protection, Signals & Lighting, Electrical and Communications
All DBE firms must be certified under the California Unified Certification Program (CUCP) by the bid/proposal due date. If your firm qualifies, you can apply for DBE and SBE certification through Metro online at: https://metro.gob2g.com/ Should you have any questions regarding Metro's certification process, contact Metro's certification Hotline at (213) 922-2600 for further assistance

This contractor and subcontractor(s) shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

All Subcontractors competing for award of contracts of one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000) or more will be required to complete and submit a Contractor Pre-Qualification Application to the Metro Pre-Qualification Office no later than the bid due date and time. Do not put copies of pre-qualification documents in your Bid. Subcontractor is responsible for ensuring a timely submittal of all Pre-Qualification Applications. For detailed instructions, refer to the Metro Contractor Pre-Qualification Application (EXHIBIT 14) which can be found on Building Connected through the link above.

Skanska-Rasmussen will assist qualified subcontractors, vendors, & suppliers in obtaining bonding, lines of credit, insurance, necessary equipment, materials and/or supplies. If you are a DBE Company, please provide your certification letter with your proposal. If you are a Non DBE, please indicate all lower-tier participation on your quotation as it will be evaluated with your price. In order to assist DBE subcontractors and suppliers, we will divide total requirements into smaller packages, tasks or quantities & establish delivery & construction schedule, which will permit maximum participation when feasible.

Subcontracting Requirements: This project will fall under a Contractor Controlled Insurance Program (CCIP), which modifies parts of Skanska-Rasmussen's standard insurance requirements. Please see Metro's IFB documents on Building Connected for more CCIP information. Skanska-Rasmussen's standard insurance requirements are Commercial General Liability (GL): $1M ea. occ., $1M personal injury, $2M products & completed operations agg. & general agg.; $1M Auto Liability; $5M Excess/Umbrella and $1M Workers Comp. Endorsements and waivers required are the Additional Insured End., Primary Wording End., & a Waiver of Subrogation (GL & WC). Other insurance requirements may be necessary per scope or RFP requirement. Subcontractors may be required to furnish performance & payment bonds in the full amount of their subcontract by an admitted surety & subject to approval by Skanska-Rasmussen. Quotations must be valid for the same duration as specified by the Owner for contract award. Conditions or exceptions in Subcontractor's quote are expressly rejected unless accepted in writing. Skanska is signatory to the Operating Engineers, Laborers, Cement Masons, & Carpenters Unions. Subcontractors must provide weekly, one original and one copy of all certified payrolls, including non-performance and fringe benefit statements if required by law or by the Prime Contract. Please note that all Contractors and Subcontractors must register with The DIR (Department of Industrial Relations) in order to bid on public works projects. Include CSLB License Number, DIR Number, and Bond Rate on All Quotes Submitted. Please see the checklist on Building Connected for all required Subcontractor submittal documents.
Skanska-Rasmussen JV is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer
Estimating Department: 1995 Agua Mansa Rd, Riverside, CA 92509
Phone: (951) 684-5360, Fax: (951) 788-2449
Lead Estimator: Ken Epps Email: bids.socal@skanska.com

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