The Michigan Dept. of Transportation will find out on March 17 how many developers, investors, lenders, design-build contractors and operators are interested in building a new $2.26-billion international bridge linking Detroit and Windsor, Ontario, Canada. That’s the final day for interested private-sector companies and teams to respond to a request for proposal of interest (RFPOI) sent out in late January. + Image Map: MDOT Proposed new crossing would provide an alternative to the Ambassador Bridge + Image Image: MDOT Contractors will be asked to choose between cable-stayed or suspension designs. MDOT will use the non-binding responses in its May 1
The growing need to collect, store and analyze the huge volumes of data collected from infrastructure project stakeholders is generating a new growth area for construction-sector firms, IT vendors and professionals.