BATON ROUGE, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) considered bids totaling more than $10 million at its June 9 public bid opening, according to Gov. Bobby Jindal and DOTD Interim Secretary Sherri H. LeBas, P.E.
With a bid of $7,285,586.58, Cecil D. Gassiott LLC, Alexandria, was the low bidder on the most expensive job let June 9, a project in Iberia Parish calling for the installation of drainage pipe, asphalt overlay, installing a concrete slab span swing bridge and related work to replace the Jefferson Street Bridge over Bayou Teche.
Other projects awarded are listed below by parish(es), description, contractor and bid:
Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron – Replacing bridge deck joint seals and related work on the U.S. 190 Calcasieu River Bridge; the U.S. 171 English Bayou Bridge; the U.S. 190 Sabine River Bridge; the La. 27 Ellender Bridge; the La. 10 Calcasieu River Bridge; and the La. 27 Gibbstown Bridge, Topcor Services Inc., Baton Rouge, $185,382.50.
Bienville – Asphalt overlay and related work at the intersection of La. 151 and La. 798-2, The Mabry Company Inc., Ruston, $53,959.
Calcasieu – Installing drainage pipe, asphalt overlay and related work on La. 384 from Black Bayou to Duke Road, Prairie Contractors Inc., Opelousas, $1,349,386.96.
Jefferson, Orleans – Repairing impact attenuators and related work on the Crescent City Connection, Jack B. Harper Contractor Inc., Mandeville, $381,256.
LaSalle – Installing drainage pipe, asphalt overlay and related work to replace a bridge on Brasher Road over Cow Creek, and a bridge on Turnley Road over Bear Branch, W.E. McDonald & Son LLC, $599,363.
Livingston – Asphalt overlay, pavement patching and related work on La. 63 from La. 1023 to La. 16, Diamond B Construction Co. LLC, Alexandria, $418,239.48.
Sabine – Installing a concrete slab span bridge and related work to replace a bridge on Tobe Nabours Road over Hurricane Creek, W.E. McDonald & Son LLC, Glenmora, $449,697.
Tangipahoa – Clearing and grubbing, installing drainage pipe, asphalt overlay, pavement widening and related work to build a right turn lane on La. 1064 southbound at U.S. 190, Boh Bros. Construction Co. LLC, New Orleans, $135,878.10.