BATON ROUGE, La. – The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) considered bids totaling more than $17 million at its April 25 public bid opening, according to Gov. Kathleen Blanco and DOTD Secretary Johnny B. Bradberry.
With a bid of $2,914,049.90, Soil Stabilizers Inc., Ruston, was the apparent low bidder on the state’s most expensive job, a project in East Carroll Parish calling for installing drainage pipe, sealing asphalt pavement and related work on La. 581 from La. 143 to La. 881.
Other projects by parish(es), description, apparent low bidder and bid are as follows:
Assumption – Asphalt overlay, pavement patching and related work on La. 1016-1 from La. 70 to approximately two miles east of La. 70, F.G. Sullivan Jr. Contractor LLC, Baton Rouge, $1,923,869.11.
Avoyelles – Concrete sidewalks and related work on Phase I of the Cottonport Sidewalk Improvement Project, Forby Contracting Inc., Hinckley, Minn., $248,525.
Caddo – Roadway lighting and related work on I-20 at the Greenwood Weigh Station, WYE Electric Inc., West Monroe, $470,041.50.
East Baton Rouge – Traffic signal upgrades and related work on U.S. 61/190 (Florida Street), Jack B. Harper Contractor Inc., Mandeville, $1,257,157.
East Baton Rouge – Pavement striping, raised pavement markers and related work on I-12 from I-10 to the Livingston Parish line, Pavement Marking Division of Gulf Industries Inc., Mandeville, $547,757.50.
East Feliciana – Asphalt overlay and related work on La. 955 from La. 957 to La. 19, F.G.
Sullivan Jr. Contractor LLC, Baton Rouge, 1,361,106.99.
Ouachita – Sealing asphalt pavement and pavement striping on the I-20 service road from Camp Road to the Delta Ouachita Vocational School, P.R. Parker Co. Inc., Shreveport, $178,771.02.
St. Charles – Installing drainage pipe on U.S. 61 at Clayton Pond, Tri-State Road Boring Inc., Baton Rouge, $244,844.
St. Helena – Asphalt overlay and related work on La. 38 from La. 10 to La. 43, Diamond B Construction Co. LLC, Alexandria, $1,228,894.63.
St. Helena, Tangipahoa – Sealing asphalt pavement on La. 440 from La. 10 to the Tangipahoa Parish line, W.R. Core LLC, Folsom, $517,213.30.
Terrebonne – Bride deck and wire rope replacement on La. 24 on the Presque Isle Bridge, Coastal Bridge Co. LLC, Baton Rouge, $198,000.
Vernon – Installing drainage pipe, asphalt overlay and related work on the U.S. 171 bridge near Leesville, RCS Contractors Inc., Port Allen, $334,014.