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Spec 1398: Microwave Tower: Broderson, Hunter and Sky Mesa PREQUAL ONLY

RFP Post
Department Construction
Category Closed
Publication/Issue Date 12/03/2019 6:00 AM
Close Date 01/13/2020 5:00 PM

***The District issued a Public Invitation to Prequalify in December 2019. One general Contractor met the minimum requirements to prequalify for Spec 1398. Due to lack of sufficient response, the District will be issuing a second notice to prequalify for Spec 1398.***

Refer to the Prequalification Invitation or Addenda for Important Dates




Spec 1398 Prequal Invitation

Spec 1398 Prequal Package

Spec 1398 Broderson Tank Site Plan

Spec 1398 Hunter Tank Site Plan

Spec 1398 Sky Mesa Site Plan


Official Prequalification Publication Date posted on EMWD website: December 3, 2019

Submission of Completed Prequalification Package: 5:00 PM Monday, January 13, 2020

NOTE: Failure to submit five (5) copies and two (2) Flash Drives (electronic copy in smart PDF) and/or incomplete packages are grounds for immediate disqualification.

Notification of Prequalification Status: January 27, 2020

Questions Due: December 20, 2019

Project Location: 3 locations
                              Broderson Repeater, 22660 Climbing Rose Dr., Moreno Valley, CA 92557
                              Hunter Repeater, 29050 Hunter Rd., Murrieta, CA 92563
                              Sky Mesa Repeater, 23728 Tapatia Rd., Homeland, CA 92548

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Contractors must demonstrate the satisfactory construction of a lattice communication towers, or comparable facility, involving new construction, within the last Five (5) years, as follows:

A. Design Type: Design/Build; preliminary and final design, facilities site analysis, geotechnical investigation and analysis, project management, survey, preparation of design documents (plans and specifications), and cost estimates.

B. Construction Type: Specialty; lattice antenna towers; including but not limited to steel, guys, assembly hardware, anchor materials, base plates, leveling nuts, antenna support brackets and pipes, safety ladders and rest platforms, waveguides or cable raceway, grounding systems with bus and hardware, medium intensity FAA lighting, FAA painting, guy markers, and accessories. 

C. Other:  Experience must include work of at least two (2) projects performed on existing/currently operational facilities that involve geotechnical surveys and civil site work.

In addition, prospective Contractors must have current registrations in the System for Award Management (SAM) and Bradstreet Data Universal Number System (DUNS).

Contractors failing to meet these minimum requirements will be rejected and will not be prequalified.  In addition, each Contractor will be evaluated utilizing the factors listed on the prequalification rating chart made a part of this package.

PLANHOLDER REGISTRATION:  If obtaining these documents online, please complete the Planholder Registration form to be placed on the official planholders list and receive notifications of addenda and/or letters of clarification issued (for this project). Bidders are responsible for ensuring that they have received any and all addenda. If you have any questions, please email

PUBLIC WORKS CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION: Bidders (and their subcontractors listed on the Designation of Subcontractors List) must provide an extract (pdf) with bid showing active registration.  To obtain an extract go to: