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February 04, 2022 New

Bid Express ( Product Updates: New Roads is the collective name of a series of major updates that InfoTech will be rolling out to Bid Express at over the next several years. The goal of these updates is simple: make it easier for contractors to find work. You are encouraged to go to the New Roads site using the link to learn about the new product updates. Click here for details

June 25, 2021 New

Over the next year, Caltrans will be incorporating an additional AASHTOWare module in the production and advertisement of construction contract documents. During this transition to the new system, you will notice variations to the bid item list in the Notice to Bidders and Special Provisions, addendum letters, and the Electronic Bid Book (.ebsx file).  See update 6/25/2021 in the Electronic Bidding Guide or click the link below to see updates:

Click here for examples of variation details

February 17, 2021

Caltrans is maintaining the current schedule for contracts bid opening this week. As the impacts of COVID-19 are dynamic, the Department will evaluate future Bid Openings on a weekly basis. The Department will update this message as the situation warrants.

NEW UPDATES April 01, 2020:  Caltrans Construction Operations During COVID-19  

Caltrans electronic bidding provides flexibility to you. In case of an emergency due to natural circumstances causing electrical shut off or if you are simply away from your machine for any reason and need to submit your bid, the Digital ID for Project Bids can be distributed across several machines. You will be able to submit your project bids from the location of your choosing. Additionally, all projects are advertised for three to seven weeks and bids can be submitted and resubmitted at anytime prior to bid opening.

To submit your bids from any of these machines at any time, the Digital ID for Project Bids would need be imported into the AASHTOWare Project Bids Bid software by following below steps:

  • Open AASHTOWare Project Bids Bid

  • Navigate to Tools > Manage Digital IDs

  • Click the green + sign on the righthand side

  • Find the digital ID.cer file on the machine

  • Enter the Digital ID and password

  • The Digital ID should now be successfully imported

  • Check the Digital ID under Tools> Manage Digital IDs where it should be listed

Click link for additional set up details.

April 26, 2019 09:43 AM PDT

We are enhancing Caltrans website to comply with ADA requirements.

What's New?

What's New Table. What's New Table lists the last 50 activities that happened in regards to the lettings
Letting Proposal Activity Activity Date
08-1C08U4_0405 1 - 08-1C08U4 Amendment Loaded 03/22/2023
12-0T6404 1 - 12-0T6404 Amendment Loaded 03/21/2023
01-0E8904 1 - 01-0E8904 Amendment Loaded 03/21/2023
1 - 01-0E8904 Amendment Loaded 03/21/2023
05-0T9914_0329 1 - 05-0T9914 Amendment Loaded 03/20/2023
10-1N5504 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
03-2G7304 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
01-0L1704 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
02-1J7304 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
09-392404 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
04-0Y1804 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
03-2G8604 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
09-392004 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
10-1N5104 Letting Made Available 03/20/2023
06-1E6204_0323 1 - 06-1E6204 Amendment Loaded 03/20/2023
07-3203U4_0511 1 - 07-3203U4 Amendment Loaded 03/20/2023
07-385404_0406 New Letting Created 03/20/2023
1 - 07-385404 Proposal Postponed 03/20/2023
1 - 07-385404 Amendment Loaded 03/20/2023
07-3203U4_0511 New Letting Created 03/17/2023
1 - 07-3203U4 Proposal Postponed 03/17/2023
1 - 07-3203U4 Amendment Loaded 03/17/2023
10-0Y6104 1 - 10-0Y6104 Amendment Loaded 03/17/2023
03-2G7404 1 - 03-2G7404 Amendment Loaded 03/17/2023
06-1E6204_0323 1 - 06-1E6204 Proposal Postponed 03/16/2023
Letting Made Available 03/16/2023
01-484004_0321 1 - 01-484004 Amendment Loaded 03/16/2023
10-1P5104 1 - 10-1P5104 Amendment Loaded 03/16/2023
06-1E6104_0322 1 - 06-1E6104 Amendment Loaded 03/16/2023
08-1N1304 1 - 08-1N1304 Amendment Loaded 03/15/2023
07-385904 1 - 07-385904 Amendment Loaded 03/15/2023
04-1W1404_0427 Letting Made Available 03/14/2023
1 - 04-1W1404 Proposal Postponed 03/14/2023
1 - 04-1W1404 Amendment Loaded 03/14/2023
06-1A1204 1 - 06-1A1204 Amendment Loaded 03/14/2023
01-0E8904 1 - 01-0E8904 Amendment Loaded 03/13/2023
01-0H8404 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
01-0L1504 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
02-3J7604 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
03-0H3704 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
03-3J2204 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
08-1M1804 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
03-0H3704 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
03-3J2204 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
03-2G7804 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
04-0Y2404 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
03-2G7804 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
08-1J6704 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
03-2G7704 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
04-0Y3804 Letting Made Available 03/13/2023
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Bid Express: New Roads

Bid Express: New Roads is a series of updates aimed at creating a more personalized experience that better caters to individual needs, jobs, and responsibilities.

Over the coming months, we'll be rolling out redesigned experiences to you across the entire service. Learn more.

Don't worry, if you don't love it, you can switch back to classic Bid Express for a limited time while you get used to the new look.

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