Project Bid Information

Bidding documents are now available by download from the Engineering Department's website, or by contacting the Engineering Department.

To obtain the bidding documents by download, click on the Project's Activity ID below, and then select the corresponding project documents under the "Additional Information" heading. If the project documents under the "Additional Information" heading are not fully visible, try changing your monitor resolution or zoom setting. It is the responsibility of the bidding contractor to ensure all bidding documents are obtained, including applicable addenda.

Or, to receive bidding documents from the Engineering Department, select one of the following:


     Phone: (515) 283-4573

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If you want your company to be listed on the project plan holder's list, also posted on this site, please send your request by using any of the contact options above.  Please be sure to provide your company bidding status (prime, sub, or supplier), current address, phone and fax numbers, email address, and contact person. Addenda will only be sent to those on the plan holder's list(s). 

The Engineering Department is located on the second floor of City Hall, 400 Robert D Ray Drive, Des Moines, Iowa 50309-1891.

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2011 Project Bid List
The table below lists projects with bidding starting in the year 2011
Bid DateActivity IDProject NameAddenda
12/19/201104-2012-004WRA Westside Pump Station Float Backup Control ModificationsNone
12/6/201125-2012-013Demolition at Southern Meadows Phase 2, 2800 SE 8th Street#1
12/6/201125-2011-015SE Connector Demo & Site Prep - SE 9th St. to SE 15th St.#1
11/22/201125-2012-012Asbestos Removal at Southern Meadows Phase 2, 2800 SE 8thNone
11/8/201110-2011-018Police Department Evidence Storage Facility#2
11/8/201108-2011-0092011 Sewer Repair - Contract 1#1
11/7/201104-2012-003WRF Final Effluent Gate Replacement#3
11/1/201107-2012-001WRA New Main Outfall, Phase 17, Segments 3 & 4#3
10/25/201107-2012-0032012 Sewer Lining Program#1
10/25/201108-2011-0102011 Sewer Repair - Contract 2None
10/18/201110-2011-015Airport ARFF Kitchen Remodeling#1
9/27/201110-2011-013Public Works Supply Yard Storage Building#1
9/13/201110-2009-012Fire Station No. 1 Replacement#4
9/13/201104-2011-010WRA Flow Monitoring Improvements - Contract 2 - Ph. 25, Seg. 2#1
9/13/201107-2011-014WRA West Des Moines Outfall, Phase 13, Segment 6#1
8/30/201106-2011-001Euclid Avenue Intersection Improvements at 11th Street#1
8/23/201110-2011-016Airport Building 34 & ARFF Roof ReplacementNone
8/23/201110-2012-001Airport Building 64 Upgrades#1
8/23/201110-2011-010Airport Energy Efficiency Improvements - Air Handling and Cooling#1
8/23/201110-2011-009Airport TSA Stem Offices#1
8/18/201107-2012-002Greenwood Terrace Emergency Sanitary Sewer RepairNone
8/16/201108-2011-005E. Army Post Road & Indianola Avenue Culvert ExtensionNone
8/16/201111-2010-016Gray's Lake Shoreline RestorationNone
8/16/201111-2011-005Sargent Park Natural PlayscapeNone
8/16/201110-2011-017Central Library Boiler Replacement#1
8/16/201107-2011-0132011 Sewer Repair - Contract 3#1
8/9/201107-2009-007WRA Southwest Area Diversion Facility, Phase 22, Segment 6#1
7/26/201125-2011-006Demolition at 717 Grand Avenue former YWCA#1
7/26/201109-2011-0052011 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 2None
7/26/201111-2011-0072011 Park Parking Lot ADA ModificationsNone
7/26/201104-2011-009Locust Street Streetscape RepairsNone
7/19/201108-2011-007Airport Field Maintenance & T Hangar Storm Sewer Improvements#1
7/12/201109-2011-0042011 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 1None
7/12/201110-2011-007WRF Building 12 & Building 92 Roof Replacement#1
7/12/201111-2008-00963rd Street Trail Connector - Railroad Avenue to Tyler AvenueNone
7/11/201104-2011-008WRF Structure 07 W3 Piping ModificationNone
7/11/201104-2011-012WRA New Main Outfall Archaeological AssistanceNone
6/28/201107-2011-0092011 Critical Sanitary Sewer LiningNone
6/28/201108-2011-002Tonawanda Drive Ravine ImprovementsNone
6/28/201106-2011-0112011 Expanded Street Resurfacing Program - Contract 2#1
6/21/201104-2011-002City-wide Fixed Time Traffic Signal Upgrade#1
6/21/201106-2010-009Indianola Avenue Widening - Phase 2None
6/21/201106-2011-002Airport Terminal Area Roadway ImprovementsNone
6/21/201106-2011-004S.W. 9th Street and DART Way Intersection Improvements#1
6/14/201106-2011-0092011 City-wide PCC Pavement Restoration ProgramNone
6/14/201106-2011-0102011 Expanded Street Resurfacing Program - Contract 1None
6/14/201111-2011-001Blank Park Zoo Entrance Improvements#1
6/14/201109-2011-0022011 Designated Neighborhood Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
6/14/201107-2010-007WRA Main Outfall, Phase 17, Segment 1B#1
5/24/201110-2011-001Fire Station Emergency Generator, HVAC, and Sprinkler Improvements#1
5/24/201109-2011-0032011 Sidewalk Replacement ProgramNone
5/24/201106-2011-0082011 HMA Pavement Scarification and Resurfacing#1
5/24/201104-2011-003Airport Surface Parking - Long Term#1
5/24/201104-2011-0063rd & Court Parking Garage LED Lighting#1
5/10/201111-2011-002Evergreen & Columbus Parks Basketball Court ImprovementsNone
4/26/201110-2010-004Airfield Sand/Salt Storage Facility#1
4/15/201104-2010-0174th & Grand Parking Garage Elevator Modification#1
4/12/201110-2009-016Police Station Window Replacement#1
4/12/201110-2010-009Pioneer Columbus Community Center HVAC Improvements#1
4/12/201111-2009-009Grandview Golf Course Clubhouse#2
4/12/201109-2011-0012011 CDBG - Recovery Program Sidewalk ReplacementNone
4/12/201110-2011-006City Hall Great Hall Window ReplacementNone
4/11/201107-2011-012WRA Pleasant Hill Interceptor Repair - SE 43rd and VandaliaNone
4/5/201104-2010-015WRA Equalization Basin Utilization Project#1
4/5/201104-2011-001WRF Preliminary Treatment Building Bar Screen Replacement#1
3/29/201111-2010-018Riverwalk - North of E. Grand AvenueNone
3/22/201125-2011-012Demolition of Old Airport Post OfficeNone
3/22/201104-2011-005Airport Concourse & Terminal Boiler Replacement#1
3/15/201108-2011-003Woodland Avenue Storm Sewer - 12th Street to 15th StreetNone
3/10/201107-2011-011SE 8th Street & Granger Avenue Emergency Sanitary Sewer RepairNone
3/8/201110-2011-004WRF Building 91, 92, & 96 HVAC Improvements#1
3/1/201111-2010-0092011 Golf Course RepairsNone
3/1/201106-2010-017Mulberry Street Paving - 13th Street to 15th StreetNone
3/1/201106-2008-009McKinley Avenue Widening at South Union StreetNone
3/1/201108-2009-003Court Avenue and Water Street Sewer SeparationNone
2/28/201107-2011-0103021 Deep Woods Court Sanitary Sewer RepairNone
2/25/201104-2011-007WRA Outfall Sheetpile Emergency RepairNone
2/21/201108-2011-008MLK Pump Station Emergency Discharge Pipe RepairNone
2/15/201108-2011-004University Avenue Storm Sewer - 42nd Street to 43rd StreetNone
2/15/201112-2009-003Fleur Drive Viaduct over American Discovery Trail RehabilitationNone
2/15/201110-2009-013Fire Department Training and Logistics Facility#4
2/1/201110-2009-017City Hall Window Replacement#1
1/13/201107-2011-0081212 E. 35th Court Emergency Sanitary Sewer RepairNone
1/11/201104-2011-004WRA Outfall Sheetpile Repair#1
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