Because of the potential for significant changes in material prices during the life of the State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), MnDOT will be using a process for alternative bids for pavements on selected projects. Listed on this page are guidelines to be used when considering if an alternative pavement process should be considered.
Use of alternative bids for pavements (Sept 1, 2011) (PDF 90 KB, 3 pp)
Preservation fixes for concrete pavements (Oct. 20, 2011) (PDF 71 KB, 6 pp)
Preservation fixes for HMA pavements (Sept. 22, 2011) (PDF 83 KB, 6 pp)
MnDOT's evaluation of alternative pavement type selection (APTS) Nov 16, 2011 (PDF 1.5 MB, 38 pp)