FM Diversion – Fargo Moorhead Area Diversion Project

Construction Bidding and Work Packages

Future Work Packages

Project NumberProject NameScope DescirptionEstimated ValueEstimated IFB date
43E.3
Bid Documents
Oxbow Park RelocationRemove existing Oxbow City Park and construct a new Oxbow City ParkTBDNovember 2017 (Bid package was not awarded in May 2017 and is being rebid).
Appraisal Services: Valuation of Permanent Easements for Temporary Water RetentionRFQ documents RFQ due by Sept. 7, 2017 at 5 p.m.

Awarded Work Packages

Project NumberProject NameScope DescriptionPrime ContractorEstimated Finish DateAmount AwardedAward Date
42A.1/A.3In‐Town Levees 2nd Street / Downtown Area (4th St. Pump Station)Replace existing 4th Street pump station, gatewell structure, backup power generator, outfall structure; modifications for the existing 4th Street levee; construction of floodwall; and reconstruction of 2nd Street South and other associated components. Industrial Contract Services Inc.Fall 2017$17.8 M2014 - November
42F.1NFlood Control, 2nd Street North, North of Pump Station (Floodwall North)Construction of a concrete floodwall, road realignment, retaining wall, removable crossing at 4th Avenue North, utility relocations, and other associated components. Industrial Builders Inc.Fall 2016$13 M2016 - April
42F.1SFlood Control, 2nd Street North, South of Pump Station (Floodwall South)Demolition of 4 residential homes, constructing earthen levee, modification and replacement of storm sewer, modifications to sanitary sewer and water main, and paving.Industrial Builders Inc.Fall 2017$16 M2015 - July
42F.2Flood Control, 2nd Street SouthConstruction of a concrete floodwall, earthen levee, utility installations, and modifications to 2nd Street South.Hough Inc.Fall 2017$1.4 M2016 - June
42H.2El Zagal Area Flood Risk Management (El Zagal)Constructing earthen levee and flood wall, floodwall closure, Gatewell, 8 residential demolitions with landscape removal, Sanitary Lift Station, Storm Sewer, Sanitary Sewer, and other components.ReinerFall 2017$1.5 M2016 - January
42I.1Mickelson Levee Extension(Mickelson)Demolition of 4 residential homes, constructing earthen levee, modification and replacement of storm sewer, modifications to sanitary sewer and water main, and paving.Industrial Builders Inc.Fall 2017$.7 M2016 - February
43E.2DDemolition, Schnell Drive and Riverbend RoadDemolition or relocation of 11 residential homes in Oxbow, ND, including Utility and landscaping removals and excavation backfilling.Schmidt and Son's Construction Inc. of Kindred, NDJune 30, 2017$.139 M2016 - December
42GLandscapingLandscape the areas that are included in Projects 42A.1/A.3, 42F.1N, 42F.1S, 42F.2, 42H.2, and 42 I.1.Hoffman and McNamaraFall 2017$.520M2017 - May
43E.2EOxbow Residential Demolitions IIDemolition or relocation of residential homes and golf clubhouse in Oxbow, ND, including utility and landscaping removals and excavation backfilling.Schmidt and SonsFall 2017$.35M2017 - May
43E.2FOxbow Residential Demolitions IIIDemolition or relocation of additional residential homes in Oxbow, ND, including utility and landscaping removals and excavation backfilling.Landwehr ConstructionSpring 2018$.235M2017 - May
28ACass County Road 16 & 17 RealignmentRealignment of Cass County Roads 16 & 17 including traffic circle, bridge approach and intersection north of the Inlet Structure. Riley Bros ConstructionJuly 27, 2018$3.176M2017 - July
43CDOxbow-Hickson-BakkeOxbow-Hickson-Bakke Ring Levee, Pump Station, Gatewell, Outfall, Storm and Sanitary Sewers, County Road 81 Road Raise, and Streets Meyer ContractingFall 2018$10.399M2017 - July

Additional Information

August 2017

There are three firms currently preparing to submit Proposals to the FM Diversion Board of Authority for the P3 portion of the project. The firms are:

Acciona/InfraRed (Red River Valley Alliance)

Fluor/Plenary (Red River Valley Partners)

  • Jay Greer CPA, CGMA; Director-Supply Chain (Infrastructure-Proposals), Fluor Enterprises
  • Jay.Greer@fluor.com

Walsh/Meridiam (Lake Agassiz Partners)


March 2017

2nd St./Downtown – In-Town Levees General Landscape and Plantings, Work Package 42G (WP-42G)

The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: www.aconex.com (Aconex). Prospective Bidders may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below.

Following Aconex registration, Prospective Bidder shall e-mail the Program Management Consultant (PMC) via FMDiversion@ch2m.com to request access to the bid package. Allow up to 48 hours for access to be granted. After access is granted, a complete set of Bidding Documents may be downloaded from the Issuing Office in portable document format (PDF) files. Printed sets of the Bidding Documents will not be available from the Issuing Office.

Bidding Documents may also be examined at CH2M HILL, 64 4th St N, Suite 300, Fargo ND 58102, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.


Oxbow City Park Relocation, Work Package 43E .3 (WP-43E.3)

The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: www.aconex.com (Aconex). Prospective Bidders may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below.

Following Aconex registration, Prospective Bidder shall e-mail the Program Management Consultant (PMC) via FMDiversion@ch2m.com to request access to the bid package. Allow up to 48 hours for access to be granted. After access is granted, a complete set of Bidding Documents may be downloaded from the Issuing Office in portable document format (PDF) files. Printed sets of the Bidding Documents will not be available from the Issuing Office.

Bidding Documents may also be examined at CH2M HILL, 64 4th St N, Suite 300, Fargo ND 58102, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

November 2016

Oxbow-Hickson-Bakke Ring Levee, Phase 43E.2D (WP-43E.2D)
The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is Aconex. Prospective Bidders may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below. Following Aconex registration, Prospective Bidder shall e-mail the Program Management Consultant (PMC) via FMDiversion@ch2m.com to request access to the bid package. Allow up to 48 hours for access to be granted. After access is granted, a complete set of Bidding Documents may be downloaded from the Issuing Office in portable document format (PDF) files. Printed sets of the Bidding Documents will not be available from the Issuing Office.
Bidding Documents may also be examined at CH2M HILL, 64 4th St N, Suite 300, Fargo ND 58102, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

August 2016

RFP Advertisement for Forum Legal Section

July 2016

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) Public-Private Partnership (P3)

May 2016

ADDENDA NO. 01 REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) Public-Private Partnership (P3) Insurance, Performance Security, and Risk Management Services for the Diversion Channel and Associated Infrastructure Work Package of the Fargo-Moorhead Area Diversion Project

Invitation To Bid for the construction of the Flood Control, 2nd Street South, Phase 42F.2, Work Package 42F.2 (WP 42F.2)

March 2016

Invitation To Bid for the construction of the Flood Control, 2nd Street North, North of Pump Station-Phase 42F.1N, Work Package 42F.1N (WP-42F.1N)

January 2016

Invitation to Bid for El Zagal Area Flood Risk Management – Phase 2, Work 2 Package 42H.2 (WP-42H.2)

Invitation To Bid for the construction of the Mickelson Levee Extension, Work Package 42I.1 (WP-42I.1)

December 2015

In-Town Levees, 2nd Street/Downtown Area, Demolition -Work 2 Package 42C.1 (WP-42C.1), Howard Johnson Hotel, Old Shakey’s Pizza, Fargo Public Schools

June 2015

Flood Control, 2nd Street North, South of Pump Station-Phase 42F.1S, Work Package 42F.1S (WP-42F.1S)

April 2015

Invitation To Bid for the construction of the Levee, Pump Station, Gatewell, Outfall, Storm and Sanitary Sewer, 2 and Streets, Phase D, Work Package 43D (WP-43D)

September/October 2014

REBID: 4th Street Pump Station and Gatewell, 2nd Street Floodwall South project, Work Package 42A.1/42A.3, Contract No. WP-42A.1/42A.3 (large download)
      Addendum No. 1
      Addendum No. 2 (This addenda extends the bid period one week)
      Addendum No. 3
      Addendum No. 4
      Addendum No. 5

2nd Street/Downtown – In-Town Levees, 2nd Street N Pump Station, Fargo, North Dakota, Work Package 42A.2 (large download)
      Addendum No. 1
      Addendum No. 2 (large download)
      Addendum No. 3

August 2014

Request for Qualifications (RFQ): Ag Risk Economic Evaluation for Temporary Water Retention Easement Values and Crop Insurance (large download)

Invitation To Bid for 4th Street Pump Station and Gatewell; 2nd Street Floodwall South, Work Package 42A.1/42A.3 (WP-42A.1/42A.3)
      Addendum No. 1
      Addendum No. 2 (large download)
      Addendum No. 3 (large download)
      Addendum No. 4
      Addendum No. 5 (large download)

July 2014

Invitation To Bid for Work Package 43D.3.A, Gatewell – Prefabricated Vertical
3 Drain (PVD) & Surcharge Installation, (OHB Levee-Phase D.3.A)

Invitation To Bid for Work Package 43E.2.A: Demolition of 333 Schnell Drive (OHB Levee-Phase E.2.A)

June 2014

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Materials Testing Services

Agreement Between Owner and Testing Firm for Professional Services: Task Order Edition

April 2014

Oxbow-Hickson-Bakke Ring Levee-Phase A
Work Package 43A (released April 2014)
Invitation to Bid: OHB Levee-Phase A, Work Package 43A (WP-43A)
Addendum No. 1
Revised Drawings
Addendum No. 2
Addendum No. 3
Report: Oxbow Geotechnical Evaluation
Report: City of Oxbow Flood Protection Levees

January 2014

Request for Proposals (RFP) for Farm Land Management Services

December 2013

Request for Proposals (RFP) for Real Estate Closing Services associated with Land Acquisition

August 2012

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Property Management Services

January 2012

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for Engineering Design Services
Addendum to RFQ for Engineering Design Services

Guaranty Agreement