Government Contract | Iowa
80th Street Relocation, Linn County

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000543192

Bid Title: 80th Street Relocation, Linn County

Agency Bid No. Title: 16-039

Received Date: 04/14/2016

Close Date: 04/19/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Not Stated, Iowa

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The existing Iowa Communications Network (ICN) fiber optic cable is in conflict with the 80th Street relocation and improvement project in Linn County, Iowa. The ICN contractor will place a new 12f armored fiber optic cable by directional bore and direct plowing methods. A total of 2,100-foot contractor provided direct bury plowing. A total of contractor-provided 4,400-foot directional bore of 2-inch HDPE, as shown on the ICN prints within this bid package. A minimum bore depth of 5-feet is required under the existing grade. Pull the new 12-count fiber cable through the new duct. A new contractor provided assist handhole shall be placed at Sta. 3060+55 (west side). A new contractor- provided splice handhole shall be placed at the north end of the relocation project. Enter an existing ICN splice handhole on the south end of the relocation project. Coil 50-feet of new cable in the north & south handholes. Coil 100 of new cable in the assist handhole.Expose 50-feet of existing ICN cable at the north end of the project. During an ICN-established maintenance window, splice fibers 1-4 of the new 12-count fiber cable onto the existing 4-count fiber cable at each splice handhole (8 total splices), inside the ICN provided Tyco 450BS splice enclosures. Bond the armored cables together within the north splice enclosure. South enclosure will have locate wires installed per standards listed below. Install new Tri-View locate pedestal at the south splice location. Backfill and tamp all excavated areas, seeding as necessary.

Product Code: 96218

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Iowa Communications Network

State: Iowa

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Sheri Stephens 400 East 14th Street, Des Moines, Iowa, 50319

Phone: 515-725-4747

Fax: 515-725-4774




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