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Due 8/3/23 - Willdan Engineering Requesting Assistance in Obtaining Qualified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Subcontractors/Vendors

Willdan Engineering is bidding on the project identified below:

Project Name:   HISTORIC STRUCTURE REPORTING FOR CARSON CITY HALL RFP NUMBER: 23-025

Client:                  City of Carson Purchasing Division

Bid Deadline:     August 03, 2023, 4:00 pm PDT

Willdan Engineering is requesting sub-bids from the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program which includes business enterprises owned by disabled veterans, disadvantaged business enterprises, and minority and women-owned business enterprises for the following services: Historic Structure Reporting. We are seeking your assistance in recruiting qualified DBE subcontractors with this experience.

For a copy of the RFP, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and reference 23-025 in the email subject line. Willdan is willing to assist all subconsultants in obtaining bonds, lines of credit, and/or insurance, and technical assistance or information related to the plans, specifications, and requirements for the work required for this contract. Please forward any information you may have regarding any firms that might be interested in submitting a bid to us on this project by July 28, 2023 to:

For Technical Questions please contact, Salvador Lopez This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Main Phone: (562) 364-7600 ext. 6287

Due 7/24/23 - Southern California Edison - RFP Opportunity for Telecom Tower Services, Antenna Installation and Maintenance Services

Scope Summary: 

Telecom Tower Services, Antenna Installation and Maintenance Services: The Supplier must have the capabilities and technical experience in tower field services and/ or antenna installation, tower construction services, site development, and/ or telecommunication services which are required at locations throughout SCE's electric, office, and mountain-top facilities. The supplier is responsible to provide material, labor and equipment used to perform construction, inspection and test or measure, as well as to provide personnel trained in the use of equipment to perform a majority of the assigned work. Project specific, Statement of Work (SOW) driven work, will be performed.  Ad hoc/Remedial services and/or Emergency Services Restoration work may be requested.  Services to be performed at sites throughout SCE's 60,000 square mile service territory, in the states of California, and border areas of Arizona and Nevada.

Minimum Qualifications/Requirements:

Safety Requirements:  Supplier is required to be part of the ISNetworld Tier 1 Safety program and have a minimum "B" grade at all times.

Union Requirements:   Signatory with International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 47 Union

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Ariba Registration Information 

All interested suppliers must register within our Ariba Supplier Portal in order to receive the RFP.  Note: if your company is not registered, procurement cannot invite you to the RFP. 

Ariba Commerce Cloud Registration Process 

New Suppliers to Ariba (never created an Ariba Account) 

Becoming a supplier for SCE is a two-step process. You must (1.) register with Ariba Commerce Cloud and (2.) complete the SCE specific Supplier Profile Questionnaire (SPQ). Please follow these steps: 

STEP 1 – Join the Ariba Commerce Cloud by clicking on the following link: 

http://sce.supplier.ariba.com/register 

STEP 2 – Once Ariba Commerce Cloud registration is complete, log in and you will be prompted to complete the SCE specific Supplier Profile Questionnaire (SPQ).   

COMPLETE ONLY the 5 mandatory questions for registration purposes only. 

1.       Section 2.1 - Are you a Diverse Business Enterprise? 

2.       Section 3.5 - Are you registered as a California resident owned business? 

3.       Section 3.8 - Are you a U.S. owned supplier?  

4.       Section 3.14.2 - Do you accept the Terms of Use Agreement? 

5.       Section 3.19.1 - You certify that you are an authorized representative of the company 

In addition, some important but commonly missed sections of your profile should be completed (these items are on other tabs of your company profile):  

  • Short Description – add any category keywords for your products or services to help Supplier Diversity locate your profile for future RFP opportunities 
  • State of Incorporation – you must change from default (Alabama) to your state of incorporation  
  • Phone number - verify that phone number is input in the main organization and for each user on your account  
  • Organization Name – ensure it matches legal name, Tax Id  

This one-time requirement will ensure we have complete information on suppliers' capabilities and access to required documents.  SCE will use this information in many areas of doing business with your company and may request for you to update your information periodically. 

Note: If you are not the authorized company representative responsible for ensuring your company's information is complete and accurate, please have that person complete the registration and information request. The individual that creates the Ariba Commerce Cloud Account becomes your company's Ariba Account Administrator (by default).   Once registered on Ariba, your Account Administrator can add you and others within your company as users to your organization.

Suppliers with An Existing Ariba Commerce Cloud Account 

 If you already have an Ariba account, use the link below; you will be prompted to complete the SCE Supplier Profile Questionnaire (SPQ) upon login: 

http://sce.supplier.ariba.com 

 Log in and complete the SCE specific Supplier Profile Questionnaire (SPQ).  Focus on the mandatory (5 asterisked*) questions as indicated in STEP 2 above; you can answer the remaining questions and upload the requested documents as information is available. 

Note: If you think you have an Ariba Commerce Cloud Account but are experiencing difficulty, you can contact the Ariba Help Line for Suppliers (see phone number below).   

Ariba Technical Support  

For any questions with registration, contact Ariba Helpline for Suppliers at 866-218-2155, option #2 or go to http://www.ariba.com/help/ariba-answers for network assistance. 

Please be advised that this registration request does not constitute an agreement or commitment between your company and SCE. 

REFERENCES:
FAQ_Ariba Supplier Registration
Guide_Supplier Self Registration
Telecom Tower Service Antenna Installation and Maint RFP List

Due 7/12-8/31 :: City of Long Beach Open Bids

The City of Long Beach Purchasing Division is committed to providing maximum opportunities for small, disadvantaged, minority, women and Long Beach business enterprises to compete successfully in supplying our needs for goods and services. Businesses are encouraged to register in the City’s Bidder Database at www.longbeach.gov/purchasing to receive automated email notifications for selected contract opportunities based on product/service categories.

Attached is a list of contract opportunities for which the Purchasing Division is currently soliciting bids. Also included are Public Works/Engineering bids, Water Department bids and Request for Proposals (RFPs) from various City departments. City bids and RFPs
may be downloaded from our website www.longbeach.gov/purchasing. Additional information on our website details upcoming bids, department contacts, and information on the local preference and small business certification, etc.

Also, please be sure to check out the City’s Small Business Enterprise (SBE), Very Small Business Enterprise (VSBE), and Local Small Business Enterprise (LSBE) Certification Program. If a vendor is already registered, they only need to go in and update their profile
to apply for this program. If a vendor is registering as a new vendor, they have the option to apply as well.

Our vendors make a valuable contribution to the health, safety and welfare of the community we serve. You are encouraged to participate in our procurement process.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the City’s Purchasing Division at (562) 570-6200 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 

*SBE=Small Business Enterprise (Certified with the City of Long Beach Small Business Enterprise Program),
*DBE=Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, HUD Section 3= Section 3 of the Housing and Urban Development Act of 1968.

For more information, see our website at www.longbeach.gov/purchasing.

To learn how to register as a vendor and to download City Bids and RFPs, visit: longbeach.gov/purchasing

Every effort is made to keep this information updated.  However, no guarantee is made that all bids have been included in this list. For notifications regarding the City of Long Beach’s bids, please be sure to be registered on the city’s bidder database.  ITBs, RFPs, RFQs and Public Works Bids are due at the time, date and place as indicated in the specific document.

Due 7/18/23 :: Excel Paving Company - County of Los Angeles Public Works Proj. No. RMD4108001

INVITATION TO BID
EXCEL PAVING COMPANY
2230 Lemon Ave., Long Beach, CA 90806
P: (562) 599-5841 F: (562) 591-7485

Agency: County of Los Angeles Public Works
Project Name: Walnut Park – Walnut Street, et al.
Proj. No.: RMD4108001
Bid Date: 7/18/2023 @ 11:00am
Estimators Est: $10M

Quotes needed for (including but not limited to):
Adjust Utility Covers, Aggregates, Asphalt, Clear & Grub, Cold Plane, Concrete, Demolition, Earthwork, Equipment Rental, Fencing, Pipe, Sawcutting, Structures, SWPPP, Traffic Control, Trucking

C1522 Reset, Adjust Roadway Items, C2602 Aggregate Base (Ab), C3901 Asphalt Concrete, A0781 Landscape, Tree Services, C1531 Plane Asphalt Concrete, C7301 Concrete Curb & Sidewalk, C1532 Remove Concrete, C1901 Roadway Excavation, C1910 Grading, C9907 Construction Equipment Rental, C8000 Fencing, C6500 Reinforced Concrete Pipe, C9905 Saw Cutting, C5105 Minor Concrete Structure, C8852 SWPPP Planning, C1201 Traffic Control System, C9771 Trucker Broker

PALP Inc. dba Excel Paving Company is a Union General Contractor, Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages participation from CBE (Community Business Enterprise) firms as subcontractors and/or suppliers.  CBE’s are defined as Minority/Women/Disadvantaged/Disabled Veteran/Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning owned Business Enterprises (M/W/D/DVBE/LCBTQQ).

We offer assistance in obtaining bonding, lines of credit, insurance, necessary equipment, supplies, or materials upon request.

Please submit quotes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. one day prior to the bid date.  If you need further assistance, please contact Stacy Tate at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or myself at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Excel Paving Company invites subcontractors and/or suppliers.  Plans and Specifications are available through our FTP site: https://www.mediafire.com/folder/p24uj20j8lv8s/2023-07-18_LACPW-_Walnut_Park-_Walnut_St_Et_Al

Due 7/19/23 :: Excel Paving Company - City of Huntington Park Proj. No. 2022-10

INVITATION TO BID
EXCEL PAVING COMPANY
2230 Lemon Ave., Long Beach, CA 90806
P: (562) 599-5841 F: (562) 591-7485

Agency: City of Huntington Park
Project Name: CDBG ADA Reconstruction Project
Proj. No.: 2022-10
Bid Date: 7/19/2023 @ 2:00pm
Estimators Est: $858K

Quotes needed for (including but not limited to):
Aggregates, Asphalt, Clear & Grub, Concrete, Demolition, Earthwork, Equipment Rental, Sawcutting, Survey, SWPPP, Traffic Control, Trucking

C2602 Aggregate Base (Ab), C3901 Asphalt Concrete, C3910 Paving Asphalt (Asphalt Concrete), A0781 Landscape, Tree Services, C1601 Clearing & Grubbing, C0651 Concrete & Cement Supplier-Bulk, C4010 Portland Cement & Concrete Pavement, C7301 Concrete Curb & Sidewalk, C1532 Remove Concrete, C1901 Roadway Excavation, C1910 Grading, C9670 Truck Rental, C9907 Construction Equipment Rental, C9908 Heavy Equipment Rental, C7602 Saw Cutting, C9905 Saw Cutting, C8760 Land Surveyor, C2030 Erosion Control, C2066 Temp. Erosion Control, C8852 SWPPP Planning, C1200 Construction Area Signs, C1201 Traffic Control System, C8703 Traffic Engineer, C9604 Super 10 Dump Truck, C9607 End Dump Truck, C9771 Trucker Broker

PALP Inc. dba Excel Paving Company is a Union General Contractor, Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages participation from Section 3 firms as subcontractors and/or suppliers.  We offer assistance in obtaining bonding, lines of credit, insurance, necessary equipment, supplies, or materials upon request.

Please submit quotes to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. one day prior to the bid date.  If you need further assistance, please contact Stacy Tate at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or myself at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Excel Paving Company invites subcontractors and/or suppliers.  Plans and Specifications are available through our FTP site: https://www.mediafire.com/folder/95s7ql83dr9gw/2023-07-19_Huntington_Park-ADA_Reconstruction_Proj

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