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Spec 1400S, Sky Canyon Sewer 36 Inch Expansion Project -PREQUAL ONLY

RFP Post
Department Construction
Category Closed
Publication/Issue Date 07/20/2020 1:00 PM
Close Date 08/28/2020 5:00 PM

Refer to the Prequalification Invitation or Addenda for Important Dates


Prequalified Contractors List


Prequalification Package

Prequalification Invitation




Official Prequalification Publication Date posted to EMWD website: July 20,2020

Questions Due: July 31, 2020

Submission of Completed Prequalification Package: August 28, 2020

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

Notification of Prequalification Status: September 21, 2020

Bonding Estimate: $9 million to $13 million

Project Location: Sky Canyon Drive from Borel Road to Murrieta Hot Springs Road in the City of Murrieta, CA.


Contractors must demonstrate the satisfactory completion, as a Class A – General Engineering Contractor or a Class C-34 Pipeline, of at least three (3) similar sewer pipeline projects, involving rehabilitations or new construction, within the last ten (10) years or as specified, as follows:

A.  Contract Type: Public Works

B.  Construction Type: Sewer Pipeline

C.  Material: 5,000 LF or greater of 24” diameter or larger gravity sewer by open cut methods

D.  Other: Experience must include construction of at least one (1) project within the past ten (10) years requiring hard rock excavation of at least 2,500 cubic yards by drilling, ripping and/or blasting method(s).

E.  Other: Experience must include construction of at least one (1) project within the past ten (10) years requiring trench excavation at depths of at least 30’ for a minimum of 1,000 LF in length.

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.  

The Contractor shall provide a reference for each of its similar projects.  The District will be contacting each reference to determine the Contractors ability to perform the work in a satisfactory manner.

  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: