California Department of Transportation

Contract 09-295204

The responses to bidder's inquiries, unless incorporated into a formal addendem to the contract, are not a part of the contract and are provided for the bidder's convenience only. In some instances, the question and answer may represent a summary of the matters discussed rather than a word-for-word recitation. The availability or use of information provided in the responses to bidder's inquiries is not to be construed in any way as a waiver of the provisions of Section 2-1.03 of the Standard Specifications or any other provision of the contract, the plans, Standard Specifications or Special Provisions, nor to excuse the contractor from full compliance with those contract requirements. Bidders are cautioned that subsequent responses or contract addenda may affect or vary a response previously given.

Q1) We are trying to confirm bid location/time. Specs indicate 10:00am May 30 at1120 N Street, Sac. Bid Envelope states Irvine,Ca

A1) D9 always opens in Sacramento.

Q2) Will Caltrans allow other proven materials to be used as an "or equal" to the spiral wound PVC product specified? These would be products such as CIPP liner or plastic pipeliner.

A2) NO.