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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:

     Email: engbids@dmgov.org

     Phone: (515) 283-4573

     Fax: (515) 283-4112


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.

To receive notifications of Projects Out for Bid & RFPs please click here.



2013 Project Bid List
The table below lists projects with bidding starting in the year 2013
Bid DateActivity IDProject NameAddenda
12/10/201304-2013-011WRA Southern Tier Pump Station Water Main Extension#1
11/4/201304-2014-003WRF Building 92 Drain ReplacementNone
10/22/201308-2011-006SE 4th & Shaw Streets Storm Water Pump Station#1
10/7/201307-2014-0021800 Block of E. Hull Avenue Sanitary Sewer RepairNone
9/24/201312-2011-001Army Post Road Bridge Over Great Western Trail#1
9/12/201307-2013-0022013 Sewer Lining Program#2
9/10/201309-2013-0052013-2014 Sidewalk ProgramNone
9/4/201307-2014-001WRA New Main Outfall, Phase 17, Segment 8#1
8/27/201309-2013-0042013 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 2#1
8/13/201309-2013-0032013 ADA Sidewalk Ramp Program - Contract 1None
8/6/201310-2013-004North Side and South Side Library HVAC Improvements#1
Other Year Project Bid Information
Bid Info (Click on Activity ID)