The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) took bids on Wednesday of this week on the Koontz Lake Dam Bridge and Road Construction Project. A total of 6 bidders submitted bids, ranging from a low bid of $4,646,759 up to a high bid of $5,878,900. The engineering estimate for this project was $5,731,700. The bidders and their bids are as follows:
Northern Indiana Construction (Mishawaka, IN) $4,646,759
Anlaan Corporation (Spring Lake, MI) 4,987,188
Dyers Construction Company (Dyer, IN) 5,248,669
Tonn and Blank Construction (Michigan City, IN) 5,374,382
Rieth Riley Construction (Goshen, IN) 5,387,000
Gariup Construction Company (Gary, IN) 5,878,900
The project includes reconstruction of SR 23 in the area of the Dam, as well as construction of a new bridge spanning 136.5 LF. The project has a completion date of May 15, 2012.