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MDT will be advertising a number of contracts using Job Order Contracting (JOC). JOC is a type of
delivery method where the contractor will bid unit costs on a list of work items. There will be a
guaranteed minimum amount of work for these bid items. The project will be awarded to the lowest
responsive bidder. The work will be performed on an on-call basis
JOC is ideal for projects that are repetitive in nature and have a minimal design component.
The first JOC will be titled: SF 129 – BILLINGS WRNG WY – PH 1, Project #: HSIP STWD (197),
The work will be a District wide safety improvement project to improve wrong way
signage and markings on freeway ramps.
This project is tentatively scheduled to be advertised on
November 7, 2013.
Bids are tentatively scheduled to be opened on December 5th, 2013.
This project is located on all interchanges, rest areas, and Motor Carrier Services (MCS) scale sites
on Interstate 90 (I-90) MP 354 – MP 554 and Interstate 94 (I-94) MP 0 – MP 78 within the following
counties: Big Horn, Rosebud, Stillwater, Sweet Grass, Treasure, and Yellowstone.
The work involves signing and pavement marking improvements to the interstate off ramps to reduce
the potential for wrong way entry onto the freeway facility. The work will include the removal of existing
signs, installation of new signs and white epoxy words and symbols pavement markings, and additional