Local Bidding Opportunities


The SAN DIEGO ASSOCIATION OF GOVERNMENTS (SANDAG), 401 B Street, Suite 800, San Diego, CA 92101-4231 is requesting sealed bids to perform Job Order Contract (JOC) Railroad Construction Services as follows:

The anticipated scope of work for this on-call JOC Railroad Construction Services Contract consists primarily of, but is not limited to, railroad construction improvements including main CWR track rehabilitation/replacement, grade crossings (pre-cast concrete panels, rubber panels, paved with rubber rail interface) special track work, direct fixation, signal systems, overhead catenary, traction power, and related civil construction improvements work; and all required incidental professional and technical services required for quality control monitoring and testing, shop drawings, safety, environmental, scheduling, traffic control, storm water pollution prevention, geotechnical, surveying, biological, and hazardous/contaminated materials for projects typically located in or near the railroad right of way within San Diego County including, but not limited to right of way reserved for the San Diego Trolley, Sprinter, Coaster, or freight lines. 

Minimum Contract Value (3 Years):  $40,000
Maximum Contract Value (3 Years):  $3,000,000

Bidders must have a valid “A” Contractors License issued by the State of California Contractor’s Licensing Board.  Bidders must comply with all Buy America requirements.  Projects may be funded in part with FTA funding. The DBE goal will be set at the Job Order level based on Scope of Work and funding source and fall within an estimated range of 0-25%.   

A non-mandatory prebid meeting will be held on Tuesday June 4, 2019, at SANDAG, 401 B Street, 7th Floor, San Diego, in the Wells Fargo Building.  Networking for subs and primes: 8:30-9:00 a.m.  Pre-bid starts at 9:00 a.m. 

This IFB package can be downloaded at no charge from the SANDAG website at www.sandag.org/contracts. Register in SANDAG’s online database and download the IFB and plans. SANDAG is the only source of accurate information about SANDAG projects. The IFB may be reviewed at SANDAG and/or the Contracting Opportunities Center located at 4007 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 210, San Diego, CA.

Bids must be received by 9:00 a.m., on Thursday, June 27, 2019 at SANDAG, on the 7th Floor, attention: Susana Tello. Bids arriving later than 9:00 a.m., or at a location other than 401 B Street, on the 7th Floor, will not be considered.

SANDAG is an equal opportunity employer and, as a matter of policy, encourages the participation of small businesses that are owned and controlled by minorities and women. Joint ventures are also encouraged where feasible.