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Q1) Note on sheet Q-1 states location of slab replacement to be determined by the engineer.Can we get information on the specific location of slab replacement prior to bid date?
A1) Refer to plan sheets revised by Addendum No. 2, dated October 21, 2011.24Oct11.
Q2) Sheet X-1 shows northbound rt shoulder 0.20' cold plane/0.20' HMA (PM 29.0/30.8). Sheet Q-1 shows northbound rt shoulder 0.15' cold plane/0.15' HMA (PM 29.0/30.75)?
A2) Refer to plan sheets revised by Addendum No. 2, dated October 21, 2011. 24Oct11.
Q3) Sheet X-1 shows Route 99/12 Separation Off-Ramps to have 0.25' cold plane and 0.25' HMA. Sheet Q-1 shows S/Bound Off-Ramp to be 0.15' cold plane and 0.15' HMA. Which is correct?
A3) The correct depth is 0.25' as shown on Typical Cross Sections X-1 (Sheet 2 of the plans). 11Oct11.
Q4) Sheet X-1 shows Route 99/12 Separation On-Ramps to have 0.25' cold plane and 0.25' HMA. Sheet Q-1 shows S/Bound On-Ramp Conform Taper to be 0.15' cold plane and 0.15' HMA. Which is correct?
A4) The correct depth is 0.25' as shown on Typical Cross Sections X-1 (Sheet 2 of the plans). 11Oct11.
Q5) Sheet 17, Q-3, MBGR Quantity Chart has a column for 1.95 CY of Minor Concrete, Minor Structure. Are these MBGR/TBB anchor Blocks? Please provide a detail for this concrete.
A5) Refer to Section 2-1.12B "Bid Item List and Bid Comparison" of the amended Standard Specifications, which states, "Submit a bid based on the work item quantities the Department shows in the Bid Item List." 21Oct11.