Local Bidding Opportunities

OC Streetcar Construction Project, IFB 7-1904

Orange County Transportation Authority
Scopes of work requested, but not limited to: QA/QC, Reinforcing Steel, Construction Suppliers, Trucking, Equipment Rentals, Demolition, Site Preparation, Earthwork, Paving, Electrical, Storm Drainage, Fencing, Traffic Control, Traffic Signage and Striping, Landscape and Irrigation, Building Structure (Turnkey or specialty scopes), Concrete and Masonry Work, Structural Steel and Miscellaneous Metal, Piping, Hazardous Material Handling, Surveying, Station Hardscape and Finishes.

Items of work may be broken down into economically feasible packages to encourage participation. We intend to conduct ourselves in good faith with all firms for participation on the project.

Project Description:
The OCTA (Authority), in coordination with the City of Santa Ana and the City of Garden Grove, are implementing a new east-west double track modern streetcar in Orange County between the Santa Ana Regional Transportation Center (SARTC) in the City of Santa Ana, and the Harbor Blvd/Westminster Blvd intersection in the City of Garden Grove. The purpose of the Project is to improve transit connectivity and accessibility, increase transit options, relieve congestion, and provide benefits to the traveling public.

The project work consists of a 4.15-mile corridor with platforms/stations with customer amenities, maintenance storage facility, overhead electrical and a transportation hub at the terminus.

AECOM E&C, Inc. 16481 Scientific Way – Irvine, CA 92618 (949) 333-1500, FAX (949) 333-1510
For additional project information or to discuss obtaining necessary equipment, supplies, and/or materials, please contact Jimmy Draper at jdraper@shimmick.com or 949-333-1500
For information regarding specifics scopes of work, please contact:
Maint. Facility & Structures: Brian Larsen blarsen@shimmick.com Track & Civil Improvements: Ryan Potts rpotts@shimmick.com
Utilities & Underground: Minter Stallworth mstallworth@shimmick.com Electrical work: Dave Leonard dleonard@shimmick.com
Contract documents are available: *Electronic copies of the plans and specifications can be downloaded from the Orange County Transportation Authority Website https://cammnet.octa.net/ under Procurements. The plans and specifications available through our SmartBidNet, if you require assistance with access to plans/specs or contract requirements please contact Trina Clay at tclay@shimmick.com or at 949-333-1500
CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS: Labor Code Section 1771.1 (a) A contractor or subcontractor shall not be qualified to bid on, be listed in a bid proposal, subject to the requirements of Section 4104 of the Public Contract Code, or engage in the performance of any contract for public work, as defined in this chapter, unless currently registered and qualified to perform public work pursuant to Section 1725.5. It is not a violation of this section for an unregistered contractor to submit a bid that is authorized by Section 7029.1 of the Business and Professions Code or by Section 10164 or 20103.5 of the Public Contract Code, provided the contractor is registered to perform public work pursuant to Section 1725.5 at the time the contract is awarded.
Bids submitted will confirm the acceptance of the terms and conditions of a Standard Long Form Subcontract, available upon request. Subcontractor’s providing a proposed bid/price will be viewed as acceptance of the Standard Long Form Subcontract. 100% Performance and Payment bonds are required. AECOM may pay bond premium up to 1.0%. Subcontractors will be required to abide by terms and conditions of the AGC Master Labor Agreements. All proposers are bound to the prime contract terms and conditions, including payment provisions. Insurance coverage is required as set by the Prime Contract or AECOM – whichever is greatest. Minimum insurance requirements: GL $1M per/Occ/$2M-Agg/$2M-Completed Operations; Excess Liability $5M; Auto Liability $1M; Workers Comp & Employer Liability $1M. Listing of a Subcontractor is not to be construed as an acceptance of all of the conditions or exceptions included in price quote. For assistance with bonding, insurance or lines of credit contact Trina Clay at tclay@shimmick.com or 949-333-1500


Jimmy Draper
16481 Scientific Way