Plans will be available Monday for a Milwaukee County project to repair and replace deteriorated masonry on the courthouse’s Safety Building.
Published: September 21, 2011
Tags: asbestos, Balestrieri, Balestrieri Environmental & Development, Benji Timm, bids, environmental cleanup, Mike Bricco, Robinson Brothers, Robinson Brothers Environmental, Tower Automotive
A standard environmental remediation project has drawn what could be the highest bid in Milwaukee’s history.
By Jack Zemlicka Contractor John Volkmann scored a bittersweet victory Tuesday against the town of Phelps in a state appeals court. The owner of North Twin Builders LLC, Phelps, won $3,000 and a sense of vindication but spent more than $20,000 in legal fees. That number could grow if the town appeals the appellate court [...]
By Marie Rohde Milwaukee-based Vista Design & Construction LLC’s $345,000 bid is the apparent low offering to rebuild the O’Donnell Park parking garage, said Jack Takerian, Milwaukee County director of transportation and public works. Five other companies bid on the project, but a Minneapolis contractor submitted its bid two minutes late and then withdrew the [...]
A request for bids is out for the Hoan Bridge redecking in Milwaukee. State Highway Project-Hoan Bridge Deck Repair Structure B-40-400, Lake Freeway, Interstate Highway 794, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County Work for this portion of the 1977-built bridge includes about 41,252 square yards of preparation decks, 22,000 square feet of concrete surface repair, 3,840 cubic yards [...]
By Jeff Moore Here’s some more from the bizarre bid file: 1) Faust Company Inc., Milwaukee, entered an ambitious bid of $127,239,500 for a sanitary bypass pump, lift station inspection and bypass pump testing project at various locations. The project estimate is $108,000. • 2010 Sanitary Bypass Pump & Sanitary Lift Station Inspection and Bypass Pump [...]
By Sean Ryan The state has advanced to July 27 the bid date for the estimated $220 million reconstruction of the Mitchell Interchange. The interchange project, which officially goes out to bid May 25, will be the largest individual contract for the reconstruction of Interstate 94 between Milwaukee and the Illinois state line, said William [...]
By Jeff Moore As one of four data reporters at The Daily Reporter, we’re inundated daily with bid notices. And with those notices come permutations of a bid expiration notation. We must be most attentive to get the exact working transcribed accurately for each architect/engineer/municipality or some vague thing may happen. It would help my [...]
Charlotte, NC — Joanne Cheatham smiled as she talked to Michael Grey. The two strangers chatted briefly, exchanging phone numbers before parting. Cheatham beamed hopefully as she walked away.
Published: February 24, 2010
Tags: American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, bid openings, BidBlog, bids, blog, construction obstruction, Knoedler, lettings, SERL, Special Economic Recovery Lettings, Wisconsin Department of Transportation, WisDOT
By Ann Knoedler Each month when the Wisconsin Department of Transportation releases its list of statewide highway projects scheduled to bid the following month, I like to see if any of those “construction obstruction” projects will affect where I live, work and play. Since last April, it also has me thinking about the economy. For [...]