Project delivery methods

Find more information about the various ways we deliver highway construction projects.

Learn more about A+B bidding, a method of bidding used on some projects that rewards a contractor for completing a project as quickly as possible.

Find information on the method in which one-entity - a design-build team, works under a single contract to provide both design and construction services of a project.

Learn more about how we use flexible start dates to allow the contractor some discretion in establishing when a project's working days will start. This provision is used in specific projects where it would yield favorable results, including lower cost and more efficient use of contract time.

Interim completion dates allow us to address concerns of local agencies, businesses, and the traveling public with regard to the duration of a portion of a contract.

Lump Sum Traffic Control is a method to streamline all traffic control unit items into a single item. The contractor submits a single lump sum bid for developing, implementing and maintaining traffic control on a contract.

Slow down on ice and snow.

It's easier to skid or lose control traveling at higher speeds. Give yourself more time to stop.

Carry chains, practice installing them.

Winter conditions could mean chains are required on your route. Practice putting them on your vehicle ahead of time.

Pack your winter car kit.

Carry extra supplies like warm clothing, ice scraper and brush, jumper cables and other emergency items.