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Innovative Contracting

MnDOT initiatives to reduce construction time and delivery of projects, improve quality and develop new processes to administer projects.

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Innovative Contracting Methods

Innovative Contracting incorporates new practices to supplement traditional low-bid, design-bid-build contracting.   Innovative contracting can decrease project delivery time, reduce construction time, improve safety, incorporate innovation, and reduce costs.

Innovative Contracting Guidelines

Innovative Contracting Methods