PENNSYLVANIA- Competitive Construction Bids

Current Bid Proposals

Bidding for Construction Contracts

Construction contractors interested in performing construction contracts with DCNR must first complete an online registration to request bid documents related to a specific project.

When a registered user requests a bid package, a download link will be emailed to that user, and links to any package updates will be emailed as soon as they are loaded to our website.

Bid documents also may be examined at DCNR during the office hours of 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M., or at appropriate park/forestry offices or regional engineering offices.

Department of Conservation and Natural Resources
Division of Field Engineering
Rachel Carson State Office Building
400 Market Street, 8th floor, Harrisburg, PA 17101

Bidding Process for Construction Contracts

Most DCNR projects are available for bidding as Invitation for Bid projects which are posted to the DCNR website (usually on Mondays and Wednesdays), and typically are advertised for approximately 30 days.

Bids are publically opened, and after appropriate review, are awarded to the lowest responsive, responsible bidder.

The award process and timeline is detailed in theGeneral Conditions for Construction document (PDF).