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Spec. 1404W: Murrieta Road Transmission Pipeline Phase I – PREQUAL ONLY

RFP Post
Department Construction
Category Closed
Publication/Issue Date 02/3/2020 6:00 AM
Close Date 02/24/2020 5:00 PM

Refer to the Prequalification Invitation or Addenda for Important Dates


Prequalified Contractors List


Prequalification Invitation

Prequalification Package


Addendum No. 1


Letter of Clarification No. 1


Official Prequalification Publication Date posted on EMWD website: February 3, 2020

Submission of Completed Prequalification Package: 5:00 PM Monday, February 24, 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: March 9, 2020

Questions Due: 5:00 PM Friday, February 7, 2020 

Project Location:  Murrieta Rd, from approximately La Piedra to Salt Creek 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: General Contractors must demonstrate the satisfactory completion, as a Class A – General Engineering Contractor, of at least five (5) similar water transmission pipeline projects within the last eight (8) years or as specified meeting the following requirements:

A. Contract Type: Public Works.

B. Construction Type: Water Transmission Pipeline.

C. Material: Primarily 42-inch and 36-inch CML&C diameter and larger water transmission pipelines including valves, regulators and related appurtenances.

D. The ability to bond a single project valued at 10 million or greater.

E. Experience must include construction of at least two (2) projects that required a 48”  diameter or larger casing installed by a form of trenchless technology method for at least 400 LF in length per project, including dewatering.

In addition, prospective General Contractors must have current registration in the Central Contractor Registration (CCR) and Bradstreet Data Universal Number System (DUNS).

General Contractors failing to meet these minimum requirements will be rejected and will not be prequalified. In addition, each General 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: