The following projects are currently advertised for bids. Interested bidders may find general information about each project, as well as printable actual Contract Documents in PDF format. The general information is the same project description provided to Newspapers and by direct mail solicitations. The Contract Documents include the Drawings and the entire Project Manual. Drawings can be printed on any regular or large format printers. The Project Manual includes Proposal Forms, Front End Documents, General and Supplementary Covenants, and Technical specifications. All these are also completely printable.
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This project involves blading/shaping to re-establish roadway crown and to remove high shoulder areas, culvert installation, ditch cleaning, brush/tree clearing/grubbing and the spreading of granular material of the type and size specified.
2101 - CLEARING
2101 - 50-INCH TREE GRUBBING
2125 - RESHAPING/CLEANING DITCHES
2127 - RECONSTRUCTION OF ROADBED, BLADING/SHAPING
2312 - GRANULAR SURFACING ON ROAD, CLASS A CRUSHED STONE
The Contractor shall remove existing exterior deck surfacing and install new composite decking (Cabins A - D and 9 - 12) and new handrails (Cabins A - D). The contractor shall replace all exterior doors on cabins 9 - 12. The contractor shall also remove and install new cement board trim and stain doors and shutters (Cabins 1 - 8). This project is to enhance Backbone's upcoming Centennial celebration in the spring of 2020.
CONCRETE STAIN REMOVAL (CABINS 9 - 12)
COMPOSITE DECKING AND RAILING (CABINS A - D & 9 - 12)
EXTERIOR DOOR REPLACEMENT (CABINS 9 - 12: 12 TOTAL)
CEMENT BOARD AND FLASHING REPLACEMENT (CABINS 1 - 8)
This project involves replacing and repairing deteriorated class 'E' revetment (Rip Rap) along shoreline in Viking Lake and other incidental work as required by DNR construction inspector in Montgomery County, Iowa.
This project consists of installing a 20-foot wide Class 'A' crushed stone road for a distance of about 1,050 lineal feet ending in a cul-de-sac located at Black Hawk Wildlife Unit in Sac County, Iowa and includes clearing & grubbing, grading, subgrade preparation and installation of a crushed stone access road with cul-de-sac.
Project consists of constructing a concrete accessible loading platform for boaters and PCC sidewalk at Village Cr. Access at Lansing, Allamakee Co., Iowa.
Proposal may be obtained by emailing name, address, and phone number to Melvin.firstname.lastname@example.org
This project consists of repairing 3 dikes, consisting of reclaiming 4500 CY material downstream of two dikes, and reconstructing one dike with approximately 1630 CY barrow material at Sweet Marsh WMA near Tripoli, Bremer County Iowa. Proposal may be obtained by emailing name, address, and phone number to email@example.com
Project consists of repairing 3 flood damaged dikes consisting of onsite material from inside impoundment at Big Marsh WMA near Allison, Butler Co. Iowa. Proposal may be obtained by emailing name, address, and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
Replace existing (collapsed) 1000 gallons septic tank with a new precast 1000 gallons septic tank complete with connections & site restoration. The new tank will conform to specifications of Iowa Administrative Code chapter 69. The old tank will be hauled off site for proper disposal.
Contact: Mark Johnson 515-250-3713 email@example.com
Project consists of reshaping roadway (2540), furnish & Place granular surfacing (622 ton) on Albany Rd. at Volga River SRA, near the city of Fayette, Fayette County Iowa. Proposal may be obtained by emailing name, address, and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org
Project consists of constructing an earthen dike, placing an inline water control structure, and breaking tile to create wetlands on Brights Lake WMA, Emmons MN, Worth Co. Iowa. Proposal may be obtained by emailing, address, and phone number to email@example.com