Ventura Harbor Village ADA Remodel, Building 1559 (REBID)

The work consists of the upgrade of the men’s and women’s public restrooms to provide for handicap accessibility consistent with the current Building Code.


Bidding Closed

Prebid Date11/24/20 10:00 am

Bid Date12/7/20 11:00 am

Company & Contacts

Ventura Port District

Jessica Rauch   (805) 864-2741


Ventura Harbor Village, 1559 Spinnaker Drive




1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that sealed bids will be received by the Ventura Port
District, Ventura, California for furnishing all plant, labor, services, materials, tools, equipment,
supplies, transportation, utilities, and all other items and facilities necessary therefore, as provided
in Contract Documents described in Section 8 below, for Ventura Harbor Village ADA Compliant
Restroom Remodel/Trash Enclosure Improvements in the Ventura Harbor Village, with all
appurtenances thereto, in strict accordance with the specifications on file at the Office of the
General Manager, Ventura Port District, 1603 Anchors Way Drive, Ventura, Ventura County,

2. DATE OF OPENING BIDS – Bids must be filed with the Ventura Port District at the
office of the Ventura Port District, 1603 Anchors Way, Ventura, California, 93001 no later than
Monday, December 7th, 11:00AM, at which time and place the bids will be publicly opened and
read aloud. Bids shall be submitted in sealed envelopes marked on the outside, *“Ventura Harbor
Village Restroom ADA Remodel.*

3. LOCATION OF THE WORK – The work to be constructed hereunder is located at
the Ventura Harbor Village, at 1559 Spinnaker Drive, approximately one-half mile north of the
Santa Clara River and westerly of Harbor Boulevard in the City of San Buenaventura.

4. DESCRIPTION OF WORK – The work consists of:
** 1. The upgrade of the men’s and women’s public restrooms to provide for
handicap accessibility consistent with the current Building Code.

5. MANDATORY PRE-BID CONFERENCE. A mandatory pre-bid conference will be conducted at the site at 10:00AM on Tuesday, November 24th, 2020. The meeting location will be in the parking lot at 1559 Spinnaker. At this time bidders may tour the facilities. None of the information transmitted in this meeting will be construed in any way to modify the plans and specifications. Any modification will be forwarded to all plan holders as an addendum. Bidders who attended the first pre-bid conference on September 30th, 2020, need not attend again. The bidders who attended the September 30th pre-bid conference are:
  • Vortex Construction, Tomar Construction, Bird Group Construction, Conquest GBL, EJS
    Construction, David Atkin Construction, Vemco Electric, Viola Inc., Omega Construction, Pueblo
    Construction, Cyrcon Builders, Bodagger Builders, JTEC, Ardalan Construction, C-1
    Construction, Newton Construction, SBS Inc., Monet Construction, Waisman Construction,
    Hartigan Foley, RK + G Construction, Kinyon Construction, and California Custom Builders.

6. AWARD OF CONTRACT. Bidder understands, acknowledges, and agrees that
bids for the work described herein are for one (1), bid item identified in Section 4, above, as the
Owner determines in its sole and absolute discretion. Bidder understands that Owner will award such bid to the lowest responsible bidder as selected by the Owner in its sole and absolute
discretion. The Owner reserves the right, after opening bids, to reject any or all bids, or to make
award to the lowest responsible bidder and reject all other bids on any of said bid items, in the
manner set forth under the California Uniform Public Construction Cost Accounting Act pursuant
to Public Contract Code Section 22000 et seq. Bids will be compared on the basis of the District’s
Engineer’s estimate of the quantities of the several items of work as shown on the Bid Sheet(s).
A good faith determination by the Owner as to whether a bid is responsive or whether a bidder is
responsible shall be final, conclusive and binding, and shall not be the basis of a claim for lost
profits or damages of any kind whatsoever by a bidder to whom the contract is not awarded. The
Owner will award a contract or reject all bids within 90 days of the bid opening and no bid may be
withdrawn during that period. The Owner reserves the right to waive or seek correction of
immaterial errors in a bid, in Owner’s sole discretion. The Owner’s determination that an error is
immaterial shall be final, conclusive and binding on all bidders.

7. CERTIFIED CHECK AND BONDS. Each bid shall be accompanied by cash, a
certified cashier’s check, or by a corporate surety bond on the form furnished by the District, as a
guaranty that the bidder will, if an award is made to bidder in accordance with the terms of bidder’s
bid, promptly secure worker’s compensation insurance and liability insurance, execute a contract
in the required form, and furnish satisfactory bonds for the faithful performance of the contract
and for the payment of claims of materialmen and laborers thereunder. Said cash, check, or surety
bond shall be in an amount not less than 10 percent of the total highest amount of any bid item
set forth on the Bid Sheet (see illustrations provided on page B-1 of Bid). Faithful Performance
Bonds and Payment Bonds shall each be for not less than 100 percent of the amount set forth by
the Contractor on Contractor’s Bid Sheet. The Owner reserves the right to reject any bond if, in
the opinion of the Owner’s Legal Representative, the Surety’s acknowledgement is not in the form
included in the contract documents or in another substantially equivalent form as prescribed by
law. The bid security of unsuccessful bidders shall be returned to such bidders within sixty (60)
days of the time the award of contract is made.

8. PREVAILING RATES OF WAGES. In accordance with the provisions of the
California Labor Code, the Director of the Department of Industrial Relations of the State of
California has ascertained and determined the general prevailing rates of wages for general,
holiday and overtime work in the locality in which the work is to be performed. These wages are
published and available for inspection at the District’s office. It shall be mandatory upon the
contractor to whom the contract is awarded and upon any subcontractor under the contractor to
pay not less than the prevailing specified rates to all workers employed by them in the execution
of the contract. This project is subject to compliance monitoring and enforcement by the
Department of Industrial Relations. Job site notices required by Labor Code Section 1771.4 shall
be posted. Contractors and subcontractors failing to comply with the prevailing wage requirement
are subject to debarment by the Labor Commissioner, as provided in Labor Code Section 1771.1.
Debarred contractors are declared ineligible to perform work on any public works project, either
as the prime contractor or a subcontractor.

9. CONTRACT DOCUMENTS. The contract documents shall consist of this Notice
Inviting Bids, the Instructions to Bidders, the accepted Bid, the Bid Sheet, the Contractor’s
Licensing Statement, the List of Subcontractors, the Bid Security Form or Bid Bond, the
Agreement, the Faithful Performance Bond, the Payment Bond, the Non-Collusion Affidavit, the
General Conditions of the Contract, the Special Conditions of the Contract, and the Detail
Specifications and Drawings, all of which are on file in the office of the General Manager, Ventura
Port District, Ventura, California.

Copies of the drawings, specifications and bidding documents may be obtained for purchase on
or about November 2nd, 2020 from the CyberCopy Public Plan Room Access internet site at Bidders shall be solely responsible for making
any and all arrangements necessary directly with CyberCopy, 3020 Sherwin Ave., Ventura, CA
93003, to order, purchase, and have delivered any and all paper and/or digital copies of the
drawings, specifications, and bidding documents. Questions about how to obtain and procure the
documents may be directed to Ian FitzGerald of CyberCopyUSA at (805) 642-3292 or Collect calls will not be accepted.

10. SECURITY FOR PERFORMANCE. Pursuant to California Public Contract Code
Section 22300, securities may be substituted for any moneys withheld by the Owner to ensure
performance under the contract. If such securities are desired to be utilized by any bidder, they
shall be utilized in accordance with the provisions of Public Contract Code Section 22300 and, as
required by those provisions, the bidder shall bear any expenses incurred due to the use of such

11. BIDDER OBLIGATIONS. Each bidder shall carefully examine the drawings, read
the specifications and the forms of the contract documents, and shall visit the site of the proposed
work to fully inform bidder as to all existing conditions and limitations that may affect the execution of work under the contract, and shall include in the prices bid the cost of all incidentals and appurtenances. The failure or omission of any bidder to receive or examine any form, instrument,
addendum, or other document, or bidder’s failure to visit and become acquainted with the
conditions at the construction site, shall in no respect relieve bidder from any obligation imposed
by bidder’s bid or by the contract. The submittal of a bid shall be taken as prima facie evidence of
compliance with all instructions contained herein.

DEPARTMENT OF INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS. Contractors submitting a proposal shall possess,
at the time the contract is awarded, the following class of contractor’s license(s) issued pursuant
to Division 3, Chapter 9, of the Business and Professions Code of the State of California
Classification B – General Building Contractor. The Contractor shall certify that the license(s)
specified are the classification(s) required to perform the Work contemplated under the Contract
Documents. Contractor shall provide Owner with their Contractor’s license number and expiration
date as provided in the Proposal, and shall present satisfactory evidence that they are licensed
in good standing. Contractors submitting proposals shall be registered with the Department of
Industrial Relations, as provided in Labor Code Section 1725.5, and shall include evidence that
they are so registered with their proposal.