The purpose of the project is to retrofit approximately 38,700 existing High-Pressure Sodium (HPS) and Low-Pressure Sodium (LPS) streetlights with induction type street light fixtures. This project includes the design, selection, and installation of new induction type fixtures that meet prescribed City criteria.
The purpose of the project is to retrofit approximately 38,700 existing High-Pressure Sodium (HPS) and Low-Pressure Sodium (LPS) streetlights with induction type street light fixtures. This project includes the design, selection, and installation of new induction type fixtures that meet prescribed City criteria. Due to the characteristics of various lighting technology, induction technology has been designated over other lighting technologies such as LED, as the designated technology to be used throughout this project.
Tangible Work Products / Scope of Work
The 1st phase of the project includes the retrofit of approximately 10,000 cobra head streetlights. The 2nd phase of the project will involve the retrofit of the approximately 28,700 cobra head streetlights. The design builder shall be required to identify the precise location of each streetlight converted by “tagging” each streetlight with a survey quality GPS. A task of this Design Build contract is to update and validate the City street light list. The City list will be used as the base list to identify and account for street lights converted. The design builder will be required to submit updated maps indicating streetlights converted with their progress payment request. The design builder shall identify area conversion schedules on a GIS compatible map and Excel spreadsheet for written City approval prior to starting conversions in particular area.
Beneficial Links / Documents cited in RFP/ Specifications
Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction (GREENBOOK), 2009 Edition http://www.cityofneedles.com/drawings/2009Greenbook%20specs.pdf
California Department of Transportation, Manual of Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD 2006)
City of San Diego Supplement, 2010 Update (See The WHITEBOOK)
City of San Diego EOCP General and Subcontracting Requirements, 2010 Update, (See the WHITEBOOK)
The “Whitebook”; Standard Specifications for Public Works Construction
Standard Drawings for public Works: City of San Diego
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