State of Oregon Department of Transportation - Notice to Contractors 10/28/21



STATE OF OREGON

DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS

Bids due: October 28, 2021 @ 9:00 am


Bid Closing for the projects identified below will be at 9:00:00 a.m. on the 28th day of October, 2021. Bid Opening will be at the Oregon Department of Transportation, 3930 Fairview Industrial Drive SE, Salem, Oregon, beginning at 9:00:00 a.m. on the day of Bid Closing.

  • Submit electronic bids, on-line, through Bid Express (www.bidx.com) before 9:00:00 a.m. on the day of Bid Closing.

Submit paper bids to Marie Wright, Construction Contracts Manager at the following time and places:

  • Before 9:00:00 a.m. on the day of Bid Closing.

  • For Bids submitted by mail or parcel delivery service, send to ODOT’s address below.

· For Bids submitted by hand delivery, date stamp the Bid with the provided date stamping device and place into the ODOT Procurement Office Bid Box located at the following address:

ODOT Procurement Office - Construction Contracts Unit, MS# 2‑2

3930 Fairview Industrial Drive SE, Salem, Oregon 97302

Bids, Bid modifications, and Bid withdrawals will not be accepted at or after 9:00:00 a.m. on the day of Bid Closing.

To be eligible for award of Oregon Department of Transportation construction contracts, bidders (prime contractors) must submit a prequalification application according to ODOT’s Oregon Administrative Rules and prequalification procedures at least ten calendar days before the Bid Closing date. This requirement will be strictly enforced. Prequalification must be in the class(es) of work that is indicated in the project’s special provisions, and the bid booklet. The Agency will reject bids from bidders who are not prequalified for the class of work indicated.

The Prequalification Application form and instructions are published on the Agency's website http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/Business/Procurement/Pages/Bid_Award.aspx

To view and download plans, specifications, and bid booklets PLEASE visit the Agency’s Electronic Bidding Information System (eBIDS) website at https://ecmnet.odot.state.or.us/ebidse

The eBIDS site allows free access to plans and special provisions, up-to-date bidding information, and each project holders of plans.

All project addenda and clarification letters are published on the Agency's website https://ecmnet.odot.state.or.us/ebidse

Preliminary bid results are published on the following websites by close of business on Bid Closing day

http://www.oregon.gov/ODOT/Business/Procurement/Pages/PBR.aspx, http://www.bidx.com

Award of contracts will not be final until: 1) Three working days after Notice of Intent to Award is posted on the Agency’s website or 2) The Agency provides a written response to each timely protest, denying the protest and affirming the award; whichever is later.

All projects include a steel escalation clause.

All projects have minimum wage rate requirements. Wage publications are published on the Agency's website at