Contract Awarded for WV Bridge Maintenance

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2023


The West Virginia Department of Transportation has awarded a contract in the amount of $1,250,806 for cleaning and coating of an existing bridge structure along Sullivan Road in Raleigh County.

Project Award

The contract was awarded to Elite Contractors, Inc., of Campbell, Ohio.

Elite Contractors was the lowest of seven apparent bidders. Additional bids included:

  • Tempo Construction, LLC (Charleston, West Virginia) in the amount of $1,258,361.60;
  • Saffo Contractors, Inc. (Wilmington, North Carolina) in the amount of $1,299,336;
  • Titan Industrial Services, Inc. (Baltimore) in the amount of $1,467,310.24;
  • Euro Paint, LLC (Lowellville, Ohio) in the amount of $1,492,790.88;
  • KMX Painting, Inc. (Lowellville, Ohio) in the amount of $1,537,856; and
  • Southern Road & Bridge, LLC (Tarpon Springs, Florida) in the amount of $2,214,597.92.

The project involves lump sum items for cleaning and painting structural steel along the Sullivan Road Bridge. The contractor will oversee 13,759.20 square feet of concrete sealing, and another 8,000 square feet of protective coating.

Structural steel surfaces will require cleaning and preparation in accordance with standards for Near-White Metal Blast Cleaning (SSPC-SP 10/NACE No. 2) or Commercial Blast Cleaning (SSPC-SP 6/NACE No. 3). Surfaces will require a three-coat system, consisting of an organic zinc-rich coating. This system is subject to change according to project requirements.

The project also includes concrete patching and repairs, removal and rebuilding of expansion joints and miscellaneous site work.

The project involves lump sum items for cleaning and painting structural steel along the Sullivan Road Bridge. The contractor will oversee 13,759.20 square feet of concrete sealing, and another 8,000 square feet of protective coating.

Containment and disposal of spent material is required in accordance with certifications for SSPC-QP 1 and QP 2.

The owner-approved manufacturers for this project include BASF, Evonik, Vexcon, Advanced Chemical Technologies, Sherwin-Williams, Textured Coatings of America, TK Products, Ameron (PPG), Carboline, International Paint and Wasser.

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