OCTA/Parsons – Interstate 405 Improvement Project

Project Name: Parsons/OCTA – Program Management for I-405 Improvement Project – DBE and Labor Compliance

Project Description: Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) in cooperation with Caltrans is widening 16 miles the San Diego Freeway (I-405) between State Route 73 and Interstate 605.

GCAP’s Role: As a subcontractor to Parsons (the Construction Management firm) GCAP provides a wide range of Labor and DBE compliance support services for the I-405 Improvement Project. Responsibilities include:

  • Conducting pre-bid activities, such as preparation of the project/bid contract specifications to ensure that the requisite prevailing wage and DBE provisions are included.
  • Providing technical assistance on all labor compliance and DBE requirements.
  • Developing procedures for labor compliance and DBE monitoring functions
  • Conducting prevailing wage audits and certified payroll review
  • Developing a DBE performance plan and monitoring DBE Program compliance
  • Confirming DBE participation and payments throughout the life of the project.
  • Acting as the liaison (as requested), between OHL/Astaldi, JV and subcontractors to explain regulatory requirements, assist with issue resolution and research state and federal regulatory changes.