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Construction Tools Overview

This site is a switchboard to information relevant to the letting, award, approval and administration of construction contracts.

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Final Process for Contracts

OCIC has developed a webpage that details the final process for Contracts let using the 2014 Standard Specifications for Construction and later.

ADA Compliance

View ADA compliance checklists and guidance for proper installation of accessible pedestrian signals, curb ramps and more.

Administering Environmental Requirements (Dispute Escalation)

This is the process MnDOT should be following and the documentation the EPA/MPCA will be looking for when reviewing MnDOT projects for compliance with MS4 and NPDES permits.

Contract Administration Manual

MnDOT authors a Contract Administration Manual (CAM) that provides MnDOT construction contract administration information for design-bid-build contracts.

Constructability Reviews

Constructability of projects.

Contract Time

See how to determine contract time and assess time during construction.

Electronic Funds Transfer

Sign up for Electronic Funds Transfer on the Minnesota Management & Budget website.

For additional assistance, contact the EFT Helpline at 651-201-8106 or efthelpline.mmb@state.mn.us.

Indefinite Delivery-Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ)

The Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contracting method provides for an indefinite quantity of work during a fixed period of time. The Department will place orders for individual requirements. The Contract may state quantity limits as number of units or as dollar values.