Downey USD Sussman Middle School Modernization and New Construction

Bids are due

Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 2:00 PM

DVBE, SBE, WBE, MBE, and local subcontractors and suppliers encouraged.

Swinerton Builders is seeking qualified subcontractors and suppliers to bid on Sussman Middle School in Downey, CA. This is a prevailing wage, lease-leaseback project consisting of the installation of a new 2-story Science (20,000 SF) and Library (4,000 SF) building including science laboratories, classrooms, library / media center and support spaces. New 1-story administration addition (4,000 SF), new 1-story Gymnasium (14,000 SF) building and modernization of existing classroom buildings (65,000 SF). Modernization includes classroom technology upgrades, new fire alarm, electronic door locks, replacement of HVAC units, accessibility upgrades, roofing repair & replacement, and painting throughout the campus. Site work includes parking lot reconfiguration, a new parking lot adjacent to the new Gymnasium, new lunch shelters, new decorative fencing, and landscaping. Detailed scopes of work is fully defined within the contract documents for bid.

A non-mandatory job walk will be held at Sussman Middle School; meet at the school’s Administration building at 1:30 PM on the following dates:

• Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

@ 1:30 PM

• Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

@ 1:30 PM

The scheduled construction time frame is: 26 Months with an early June 2019 start date.

The project will involve the following trades: moving, surveying, final cleaning, abatement, reinforcing steel, masonry, structural & miscellaneous steel, metal decking, rough carpentry, casework, waterproofing, insulation, roofing, sheet metal, caulking, doors and frames, overhead coiling doors, glass & glazing, lath & plaster, framing & drywall, tile, acoustical ceilings & panels, epoxy flooring, sealed concrete, vapor emissions, resilient and carpet flooring, painting, visual display surfaces, signage, toilet partitions and accessories, fire protection, lockers, corner guards, flag poles, projection screens, A-V equipment supports, fume hoods, stage curtain & track, athletic equipment (interior & exterior), scoreboards, telescopic bleachers, window coverings, lunch shelters, elevators, wheelchair lifts, fire sprinklers, plumbing, HVAC, electrical, low voltage systems, deep soil mixing, earthwork, shoring, asphalt paving, pavement markings, site concrete, fencing & gates, landscaping & irrigation, and site utilities.

Any subcontractor HOLDING a C-4, C-7, C-10, C-16, C-20, C-34, C-36, C-38, C-42, C-43, or C-46 license classification MUST be prequalified with the District. Prequalification documents MUST be submitted not less than ten (10) business days prior to proposal submission deadline. Prequalification package information can be found at the following website:

Interested Subcontractors should contact: or 949-622-7000, for access to bid documents. Subcontractors are also encouraged to begin the Swinerton Prequalification process at:

Swinerton is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Minority, Women, Disability, and Veteran Employer.

The Downey Patriot

3/14/19, 3/21/19