bid letting

bid opening

The opening and tabulation of bids submitted by the prescribed bid time and in conformity with the prescribed procedures. Also see bid time.
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The PCA analysis projects that robust infrastructure spending isn't likely to occur until the fourth quarter of 2019, given the key steps that must occur including passage of an infrastructure bill, federal and state paperwork, bid letting and review, and finally contract awards leading to construction.
It had ceased operations for the better part of a year following allegations of lax oversight and non-competitive bid letting. Now, with overhauled leadership, CPRIT is poised to start funding cancer research projects again, to the tune of "Clean Money," by Elvis Costello and the Attractions.
A longtime Prairie customer and one of a pool of contractors the producer recommended Indiana RR officials to include in the bid letting, K-Five brought raft yard experience, plus concrete and asphalt competencies to Indianapolis.
The Illinois Department of Transportation's plans to replace a Route 1 South railroad bridge were once again pulled this month from the regular bid letting.
The Associated Press (AP) recently reported that board members of the Minnesota Soybean Processors have decided to postpone bid letting for a proposed $14-million, 30-gallon biodiesel production plant, thus delaying construction of the facility, which was originally scheduled to begin operating in June 2005.
the night before the bid letting. Three contractors submitted bids in accordance with ODOT's accelerated schedule for completing the project.
The participants toured a project job site near Nashville and prepared actual bids that were opened by Tennessee Department of Transportation Construction Office personnel during a mock bid letting.
Seven tasks make up the selection stage: risk analysis, conceptual design, hardware design, system specification, hardware specification, bid letting, and bid review and supplier selection.
The latest I-39/90 job is among the projects being awarded as part of WisDOT's unusually large March bid letting. In total, WisDOT put out nearly $500 million worth of projects this month.
Several years after the plans were complete and before the bid letting, the director of bridges was reviewing the plans.