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Stephens City AHQ Water Line

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000413142

Bid Title: Stephens City AHQ Water Line

Agency Bid No. Title: 153006-TW

Received Date: 11/10/2015

Close Date: 12/15/2015

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point: Virginia

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Pre-Bid Conference Optional 11/17/2015 10:00 AM, Bidder Preregistration, Bid Bond Required: 5%, Performance Bond Required: 100%, Payment Bond Required: 100%


Specifications include, but are not limited to:INSTALLATION OF PIPE, FITTINGS AND ACCESSORIESA. General: Trench excavation and bedding shall be in accordance with SpecificationSection 31 2260, the drawings and the manufacturers installation instructions and FCSA Standards.B. Handling: Pipe shall be placed in the trench in such a manner as to preventdamage to the pipe and protective coatings and linings. Under no circumstancesshall pipe be dropped or dumped into the trench. Installation shall comply withmanufacturers written instructions and FCSA Standards.C. Cleaning: Every precaution shall be taken to prevent foreign material fromentering the pipe while it is being placed in the line. Spigot and bell ends of thepipe and gaskets shall be cleaned and lubricated according to the manufacturersinstruction. At times when pipe laying is not in progress, the open ends of thepipe shall be closed by a watertight plug.D. Direction of Laying: Pipe shall be laid with bell ends facing in the direction oflaying, unless otherwise directed by the Engineer. Where pipe is laid on a gradeof 10 percent or greater, the laying shall start at the bottom and shall proceedupward with the bell ends of the pipe upgrade where feasible. The bottom oftrench shall be smoothly graded and bell holes provided so that the bedding givesuniform support to the barrel of the pipe when in final position. In no case shallwedges or blocks be used under the body of the pipe. The pipe shall be pushedfully home by hand, with a bar and block of wood to cushion the bell, or othermethods for large diameter pipe. Installation methods shall also meet therequirements of the manufacturers instructions and FCSA Standards.

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Product Codes: 91360, 91345

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Commonwealth of Virginia - Department of Transportation

State: Virginia

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Leland S. Chen Central Office Mail Center Loading Dock Entrance, 1401 E Broad St, Richmond, Virginia, 23219

Phone: 804-786-0721

Fax: 804-371-0542




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