PW 19-35 On-Call Backflow Assemblies Testing, Maintenance, Repair and Replacement Services


Bidding Closed

Bid Date11/15/18 12:00 pm

Company & Contacts

City of Oxnard

Renee Hatcher   805.200.5289

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Oxnard, California (“City”) invites sealed Bids for The On-Call Backflow Assemblies Testing, Maintenance, Repair and Replacement Services PW 19-35 (the “Project”). The City will receive such Bids at Oxnard City Hall, 300 West Third Street, Fourth Floor, Oxnard, California 93030 (“City Hall”), attn: City Clerk until 12:00 p.m. on November 15, 2018.
SCOPE OF WORK. The 2015 edition of, and the 2016 Supplement to, the Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction (collectively the “Greenbook”) is incorporated by this reference. As more specifically described in the Contract Documents, the Project includes furnishing all necessary labor, materials, equipment and other incidental and appurtenant Work to provide on-call backflow assemblies testing, maintenance, repair and replacement services. The Contract amount will be $175,000 for a two-year period.

OBTAINING BID DOCUMENTS. All Bidders must be plan holders of record to submit a Bid to the City, which entails purchasing copies of all Contract Documents at CyberCopy’s Plan Room, located at Printed copies will also be available at City Hall for the same price.

PREVAILING WAGES. The on-call Tasks comprising the Project are “public works” subject to the requirements of Division 2, Part 7, Chapter 1 of the Labor Code and Title 8, Division 1, Chapter 8 of the California Code of Regulations (“CCR”). The Contractor and all Subcontractors shall pay wages in accordance with the determination of the Director of the DIR. Copies of these rates are on file with the Project Coordinator at City Hall and will be made available to any interested party on request. They are also available at The Contractor shall post a copy of the DIR’s rates at each Task site. The Tasks comprising the Project are subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the DIR. The Contractor shall furnish certified payroll records directly to the Labor Commissioner. Contractor and all Subcontractors are not qualified to bid on, be listed in a Bid proposal, or engage in the performance of any contract for public work, as defined in Labor Code Sections 1720 through 1861, unless registered and qualified to perform public work pursuant to Labor Code Section 1725.5 at the time of Bid submission.
BONDS. Each Bid must be accompanied by Bid security as described in the Instructions to Bidders in the Contract Documents. Upon Contract award, the successful Bidder shall provide both Payment and Performance Bonds—each at 100% of the Contract Price—to the City Clerk or his or her designee in accordance with Greenbook Section 2-4 and the Contract Documents. Bonds must be on the forms in the Contract Documents, unless other forms meet all of the City’s requirements, including that the Bond limit be automatically increased if the Contract amount is increased after execution of the Contract, and the City Attorney at his or her discretion approves the Surety’s form. Whenever Bonds are submitted for this Project, Bidder must also submit a photocopy of each Bond.

LICENSES. Each Bidder shall possess a valid a valid Ventura County Environmental Health Backflow Tester Certificate and a California State Distribution Operator Grade 1 Certificate at the time of Bid submission and a current City business license at the time of Contract award.