Bids

The Constructor

What is the types of invitation for bids and explain. Read More at Bids The Constructor

Bid rigging a thing of the past?

Construction Law

The CMA says that bids were being rigged through firms agreeing to submit tenders that were designed to lose. This made the winning bid, which might well have also been higher than it otherwise might have been, look acceptable. Blog and Comment bid rigging Comment

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Pulse: Southeast Construction Bids for June 2022

ENR Construction

Contracts, bids and proposals from around the Southeast

What is Construction Bidding?

The Constructor

Construction bidding is the process of submitting a tender by the contractor to the client as a proposal to conduct or manage a particular.

What is Construction Bidding?

The Constructor

Construction bidding is the process of submitting a tender by the contractor to the client as a proposal to conduct or manage a particular.

Covid-19 Creates Competitive Bidding

Construction Equipment

Because of this, increased competitive bidding has resulted in at least $1.6 million when approved bids are compared to original estimates in three major

Bidding Requirements

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We are bidding a project that is located in a different state than our office. The bid documents and contract requires us to warrant we are licensed in the project state. Does our bidding without a license violate any laws or codes of ethics? Dear Paul, I am not sure if you are violating any laws but your bidding without the required license seems to constitute a lie. I think your intent to bid is unethical.

Bidding Requirements

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We are bidding a project that is located in a different state than our office. The bid documents and contract requires us to warrant we are licensed in the project state. Does our bidding without a license violate any laws or codes of ethics? Dear Paul, I am not sure if you are violating any laws but your bidding without the required license seems to constitute a lie. I think your intent to bid is unethical.

Overcoming Regulatory Barriers When Bidding in a New State

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Regulatory Requirements Before Bidding

Subcontractor Bids

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We have a subcontractor that has provided us with a bid that left out a couple of key design areas. We asked the subcontractor about this and expressed our concern that their bid amount does not cover this work. The subcontractor vigorously defended its bid and insists that it will complete the entire scope of its work for its bid amount if we award the contract to them. None of us here think they can do the work for their bid amount.

Subcontractor Bids

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We have a subcontractor that has provided us with a bid that left out a couple of key design areas. We asked the subcontractor about this and expressed our concern that their bid amount does not cover this work. The subcontractor vigorously defended its bid and insists that it will complete the entire scope of its work for its bid amount if we award the contract to them. None of us here think they can do the work for their bid amount.

Subcontractor Bids

Mr Ethics

Dear Mr. Ethics, We have a subcontractor that has provided us with a bid that left out a couple of key design areas. We asked the subcontractor about this and expressed our concern that their bid amount does not cover this work. The subcontractor vigorously defended its bid and insists that it will complete the entire scope of its work for its bid amount if we award the contract to them. None of us here think they can do the work for their bid amount.

Construction bidding activity ticks up in February

BD+C

The Blue Book Network Velocity Index is a measure of month-to-month changes in bidding activity in The Blue Book Network, accounting for seasonality, providing a leading indicator of construction spending to inform critical decision making. The Blue Book Network Velocity Index ticked up 0.5%

How to Bid Smarter, Not Harder

Construction Business Owner

How to Bid Smarter, Not Harder. Want to bid better on the projects you really want? Elizabeth Manning. Tue, 09/29/2020 - 13:26. Focus on finding your construction firm's niche market and building a strong strategy

8 Major Cybersecurity Requirements Contractors Need to Bid for Government Contracts

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Construction contractors who want to bid on government contracts need to use NIST 800-171 and other cybersecurity frameworks requirements. Construction Best Practices

Navigating e-Bidding with Fresno County

ENR Construction

In this video case study, representatives from Fresno County will discuss key issues they encountered with paper-based bidding such as errors in math calculations leading to discarded bids, manual bid tabulations, and more

What is Construction Bidding?

The Constructor

Construction bidding is the process of submitting a tender by the contractor to the client as a proposal to conduct or manage a particular. Construction Engineering & Management construction bidding construction bidiing processs construction procurement methods construction project contract model construction project deliver methods

How Will the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act Affect Bidding Strategies?

Construction Business Owner

How Will the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act Affect Bidding Strategies? Kathy Wells. Mon, 02/28/2022 - 15:28. Christian Generes. President . Landis Construction

Pre-Bid Documents and Estimates Can’t Be Hidden Behind the Curtain in Disputed Delay Claims

Best Practices Construction Law

The dispute is currently in the discovery phase and the City filed a motion to compel the contractor’s internal pre-bid documents and bid estimates, as well as the subcontractor’s base documents.

Examining the Variables Affecting Bids in 2020

Construction Business Owner

Examining the Variables Affecting Bids in 2020. Elizabeth Manning. Mon, 09/14/2020 - 16:31. The construction industry has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.

10 Tips to Help You Bid Smartly and Win Construction Projects

The Constructor

Acquisition of projects in the construction sector is generally done through the process of bidding. Construction Management Construction Project Tips bid proposal bidding bids Construction Projects tenders winning projectsIt requires a shrewd mind and years of.

6 Steps to Fine-Tune Your Takeoffs & Bid More Accurately

Construction Business Owner

6 Steps to Fine-Tune Your Takeoffs & Bid More Accurately. How to navigate the cost fluctuations, errors, missing items and unforeseen circumstances that come with bidding on construction projects Elizabeth Manning. Tue, 09/22/2020 - 11:31.

10 Tips to Help You Bid Smartly and Win Construction Projects

The Constructor

Acquisition of projects in the construction sector is generally done through the process of bidding. Construction Management Construction Project Others Tips bid proposal bidding bids Construction Projects tenders winning projectsIt requires a shrewd mind and years of.

Single Bid for Ill. Statehouse Renovation Is $73.5M Over Estimate

ENR Construction

State blames inflation and a tight project schedule for single over-budget bid from Core Construction Services of $243.5 million

Commercial Construction Delivery Methods: 3 Times To Go With A Negotiated Bid

Commercial Construction

Any long-time readers of Hard Hat Chat have probably picked up on the fact that I’m a big fan of the negotiated bid. Of course, like any national commercial contractor we also do our share of work on a competitive bid basis where construction firms submit bids for a project based on a set of plans provided by the client, and the client subsequently awards the project based on those bids.

How to Win Construction Bid Proposals

Construction Business Owner

3 simple steps to winning construction bid proposals from expert Dan Taylor

The Construction Bid Process

BD+C

That means sending the drawings out and getting contractors involved … Let’s get ready to rumble because “The Construction Bid Process ” is today’s topic. For those of you who might not know, a construction bid is the process in which the contractor takes the drawings and specifications as prepared by the architect and their consultants, reviews them for materials, quantities, and submits a price in which to undertake the scope of work as defined in those construction documents

22 States Bid on Hyperloop Test Track

Construction Equipment

The Wall Street Journal reported that 22 states including Missouri, Texas, North Carolina, and Ohio have bid on the first Hyperloop certification track. Los Angeles-based Virgin Hyperloop One sent out a request for proposals asking states to bid for a chance to host a 6-mile test track.

3 Keys to a Better Bidding Process

Construction Business Owner

3 Keys to a Better Bidding Process. How teams can get more from their bidding technology. Digital Transformation in Bid Management: Technology. When choosing new bidding technology, teams must find a solution that improves productivity, collaboration and efficiency.

MidAtlantic Pulse: Construction bids for June 2021

ENR Construction

Bids on projects in Delaware, District of Columbia, Pennsylvania and Maryland

DOD Issues Final “Enhanced Debriefing” Rule for Government Bids

Constructlaw

Department of Defense’s (DOD) new “enhanced” debriefing rule is intended to provide bidders more transparency and increase the efficiency of the DOD’s bidding system. Prior to the rule, DOD was only obligated to provide a general explanation for rejecting contractors’ bids. The U.S.

Hyundai Heavy Bids for Doosan Infracore

Construction Equipment

Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings said it has joined the preliminary bidding for Doosan Infracore. The deal is potentially worth over $800 million.

Delayed Bids, Fuel Inflation Pinch Great Lakes Dredge & Dock

ENR Construction

Company dredges spent too much time in dry dock, impacting its financial results in the first half of 2022

Bidding War Rates Rose to a Record High in January

Pro Builder

Bidding War Rates Rose to a Record High in January. Seventy percent of all home offers written by Redfin agents were subject to bidding wars in January on a seasonally adjusted basis, up from 67.7% ldeakins. Wed, 02/23/2022 - 10:24.

Foxconn Seeking Bids, Progress Unclear

Construction Equipment

Foxconn is seeking bids for the first phase of work on its U.S.-based According to the Daily Reporter, company officials put out Bid Release 4A for the project, which calls for materials testing, excavation, foundation work, and based fabrication plant, set to be built in Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin.

Preparing to Bid in a New State

Construction Business Owner

How to properly license your construction business for bidding a new state.

Mid-Atlantic Construction Projects for Bid

Constructonomics

There are a few interesting additions to the projects up for bid list this week and some older projects that look fantastic. Bid date. Uncategorized Construction blog Construction Economics construction for bid John Poole Maryland projects for bid Pennsylvania projects for bid public RFPThere are some great looking $1-$2 million jobs. Keep in mind that I am offering free pre-construction services in exchange for involvement in the management of the project.

MasTec Makes $1.1B Bid to Buy Renewables Builder

ENR Construction

Pipeline giant expands its clean energy niche with proposed deal to buy wind and solar contractor Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives, which reported $2 billion in 2021 revenue

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How Paying Closer Attention to Contracts Can Mean More Successful Bids

Construction Business Owner

How Paying Closer Attention to Contracts Can Mean More Successful Bids. Submitting a competitively priced bid is key for a bidder to be selected and awarded a contract to build an owner’s project. Alex Headley. Wed, 03/10/2021 - 07:30.

3 Tips for Bidding on Construction Jobs (and Winning)

Chianelli Estimating

Bidding on projects isn’t enough. Winning those bids is essential to the success of your business! These three tips for bidding on construction jobs will help your bid stand out. Bid within your expertise. Bidding on projects you’re not equipped to handle, however, is one way to quickly damage your reputation. Before bidding on a specific construction job, consider whether or not your employees and subcontractors can do a good job on it.