Friday, November 25, 2016 to Thursday, January 19, 2017
12:00 pm to 9:00 am

Burnside Bridge logo: a stylized rendering of the bridge with the words 'Burnside Bridge' superimposed.

Oregon Department of Transportation and Multnomah County

Upcoming Bid Opportunity

Become a contracting partner with Oregon Department of Transportation and Multnomah County on a $20+ millon bridge maintenance project in downtown Portland. This project will perform various surface, structural and mechanical/electrical improvements to the Burnside Bridge. Construction will begin in March 2017 and last through November 2019. 

Potential subcontracting opportunities are available in the following areas:

  • Bridge Demolition
  • Bridge Engineering
  • Bridge Joints
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)
  • Concrete Core Drilling
  • Concrete Cutting/ Deck Grinding
  • Concrete Repair/Epoxy Crack Injection
  • Environmental
  • Erosion and Sediment Control
  • Fence Fabrication and Installation
  • Guardrail
  • Noise and Air
  • Paint Removal and Repainting
  • Permanent Striping and Signage
  • Ready Mix Concrete
  • Reinforcing Steel fabrication and Installation
  • Steel Fabrication and Erection
  • Structural Engineering
  • Survey
  • Traffic Control/Flagging
  • Utilities Locate/Relocate

The minimum assigned Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) contract goal for this project is 14.9%.

Important Dates

Bid Advertisement: Bidding information and documents will be available on December 15, 2016.

Pre-Bid Opportunity: A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on January 5th, 2017 at 2:30p.m. in the Multnomah Building, Room 126 (501 SE Hawthorne Blvd., Portland). Time will be provided at the pre-bid meeting for prime contractors and subcontractors to network. For subcontractors and certified firms, please bring resume and information about your company to share with potential prime contractors. 

Bid Due Date: Prime contractors will be submitting sealed bids by 9 a.m. on Thursday, January 19th, 2017. Please consider contracting or working with the project prime contractor and collaborating with ODOT and Multnomah County on this important construction project. 

For general project information go to:

​For ODOT bidding information, go to:

​While Multnomah County is administering this project, ODOT is the responsible agency for advertising and contracting for this project. Multnomah County highly values having a diverse workforce on its projects and is working closely with ODOT to include Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs) to the highest extent possible. 

Below is a copy of this in a printable flyer,

BurnsideBridgeBid (633.71 KB) 

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