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KDOT used a two-step process to select a design-build team

The first step was the RFQ to solicit SOQs that KDOT used to evaluate which teams were most qualified to successfully deliver the project. KDOT  shortlisted three teams based on SOQs received.

The Request for Qualifications (RFQ) with Addenda was posted April 10, 2013.


KDOT  shortlisted the most highly qualified design-build teams based on the SOQs received.  The shortlisted teams, in alphabetical order, are:

Ames Construction

  • Ames Construction, Inc.
  • Parsons Transportation Group
  • TranSystems Corporation
  • Wilson & Company, Inc.
  • Ideker, Inc.

Contact information: Ames Construction 303-363-1000; [email protected]

Gateway Interchange Constructors

  • Clarkson Construction Company
  • Kiewit Infrastructure Co.
  • HDR Engineering, Inc.
  • George Butler Associates, Inc.

Contact information: Clarkson Construction 816-483-8800; [email protected]

Westport Route Constructors

  • Granite Construction Company
  • Fred Weber, Inc.
  • CH2M Hill Engineers, Inc.
  • HW Lochner, Inc.

Contact information: Westport Route Constructors 972-874-8724; [email protected]

The second step, a Draft Request for Proposals (RFP), was released by KDOT on Wednesday, May 22, 2013 to the shortlisted teams. KDOT scored those proposals from shortlisted teams submitted on Monday, December 2, 2013 and selected a winning team on Friday, January 10, 2014.  The Final RFP was released to the shortlisted teams on Friday, June 28, 2013.

To view  the Final RFP Documents click here:


On January 10, 2014 KDOT selected Gateway Interchange Constructors (GIC).   To view their proposal click here.