INVITATION TO BID
BRAZIL ROAD OVER HAZEL CREEK
Sealed bids for the Proposal for the Construction of Washington County Bridge MO FLAP WASH 657 will be
received at: Washington County Courthouse, 102 North Missouri Street, Potosi, MO 63664, , until 7:00
o’clock P.M. (Prevailing Local Time) on the 19th day of August 2019, at the office of the Washington County
Courthouse, and at that time will be publicly opened and read. All bids shall be submitted as a Hard Copy.
The proposed work includes:
Construction of a new bridge 90-foot prestressed Nu-girder bridge on similar alignment and improved
roadway approach. 375 feet of new roadway will accommodate the new single span 90-foot bridge.
Guardrail and permanent erosion control shall be installed.
A digital copy of the plans and specifications may be purchased through the office of Great River
Engineering (GRE), at 2826 S. Ingram Mill, Springfield, MO 65804 (417-886-7171) upon payment of
$75.00, which is not refundable. All bidders must purchase plans through Great River Engineering, Inc. and
be on the planholder list in order to bid the project.
All labor used in the construction of this public improvement shall be paid a wage no less than the prevailing
hourly rate of wages of work of a similar character in this locality as established by the Missouri Department
of Labor and Industrial Relations (State Wage Rate).
The Washington County Commission hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that in any
contract entered into pursuant to this advertisement, businesses owned and controlled by socially and
economically disadvantaged individuals will be afforded full opportunity to submit bids in response to this
invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, religion, creed, sex, age,
ancestry, or national origin in consideration for an award.
All bidders must be on MoDOT’s Qualified Contractor List per Section 102.2 of the Missouri Standard
Specifications for Highway Construction, 2018 Edition including all revisions. The contractor questionnaire
must be on file 7 days prior to bid opening.
Contractors and sub-contractors who sign a contract to work on public works projects shall provide a 10-
Hour OSHA construction safety program, or similar program approved by the Department of Labor and
Industrial Relations, to be completed by their on-site employees within sixty (60) days of beginning work on
the construction project.
A certified cashier’s check or a bid bond in the amount of 5% shall be submitted with each proposal.
The Washington County Commission reserves the right to reject any or all bids.
The project will be awarded to the lowest, responsive, responsible bidder.
The DBE Goal for this project is 7%.
No 2nd tier subcontracting will be allowed on this project.
Washington County Commission
MO FLAP WASH 657(1)
INVITATION TO BID