Contract Summary

Prefabricated and Modular Bridges
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Contract #: 06819

Contract Scope
This contract is intended for the purchase of prefabricated and modular bridges. It is available for use by Washington state agencies and parties to the Statewide Contract User Agreement for political subdivisions, including Oregon political subdivisions.

This contract was divided into 7 separately awarded categories.
  • Category 1: Vehicle Bridges
  • Category 2: Portable Detour Bridges
  • Category 3: Fiberglass Pedestrian Bridges
  • Category 4: Weathering Steel Pedestrian Bridges
  • Category 5: Fiberglass Trail Bridges
  • Category 6: Steel Trail Bridges
  • Category 7: Weathering Steel Trail Bridge

    How to Use this Contract
    1. Review the Contractor section below to find pricing, product offerings, and information for each Contractor.
    2. Contact the sales representatives directly to consult about products and services.
    3. Reference DES Contract No. 06819 on your Purchase Order.
    4. Consult the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for common questions on this contract.
    5. Contact the Contract Administrator listed below with any further questions.

    DES has become aware that some vendors are having difficulties meeting stated delivery timelines on this contract. DES realizes this may create significant challenges for customers. We are working to find resolutions as quickly as possible. Please return to this page for any updates concerning vendors’ timelines or any formal steps that may be necessary. Updated information will be posted here as soon as information is available.

    Delivery Timeline Updates:
    Arete Structures, LLC - 6-8 weeks after approval of plans (same as stated on current price list; updated 1/9/2023)
    Contech Engineered Solutions, LLC. - up to 365 days (up from 120 days on current price list; updated 1/24/2023)
    Meltar Supply, LLC. - up to 120 days (up from 58 days on current price list updated 1/24/2023)

    Awarded Contractors

    Arete Structures, LLC.

    Awarded: Fiberglass Pedestrian Bridges and Fiberglass Trail Bridges
    Contact Information: Adam Felmlee, Email:, Phone: (814) 591-6109 or Leah Felmlee, Email: , Phone: (814) 221-9005

    Contech Engineered Solutions, LLC.
    Awarded: All Categories, except Fiberglass Pedestrian Bridges and Fiberglass Trail Bridges
    Contact Information: Vanessa Ledezema, Email: Phone: (972) 590-2022, or Doug Meyer, Email: , Phone: (253) 797-8293

    Meltar Supply, LLC.
    Awarded: Fiberglass Trail Bridges
    Contact Information: Tara Kramer, Email:, Phone: (503) 957-2840, or John Downing, Email:, Phone: (813) 344-4015

    DES has ensured this procurement meets RCW 39.26, follows State of Washington Current Procurement Policies, follows DES procurement process, and DES has determined that entering into this master contract will be in the best interest of the State of Washington.

  • Effective Date: 12-01-2020
    Est. Annual Worth: $350,000
    Current Term Ends On: 11-30-2023
    Final Term Ends On: 11-30-2023
    Commodity Code(s): 155-07, 155-08, 570-65, 925-13, 913-13
    Diversity: 0% WBE 0% MBE
    # of Bids Received: 4

    Contact Info:
    Lawrence Lim
    (360) 790-9010

    Secondary Contact Info:
    Team Apple
    (360) 407-8033

    Who Can Use This Contract?
    >>>> Vendor and Contract Performance Feedback Form
    >>>> Please send an email request to the Contract Manager for copies of any submitted feedback

    • Pricing & Ordering
    • Arete Amendment
    • Arete Contract
    • Contech Amendment
    • Contech Contract
    • Meltar Amendment(s)
    • Meltar Contract
    • Invitation for Bids-Original Solicitation
    • Winning Bid Example - Arete
    • Solicitation Amendments
    • Bidders' Tabulations & Scores
    • Arete's Bid Submission
    • Contech's Bid Submission
    • Meltar's Bid Submission
    • FAQ

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