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The Acquisitions section of the Materials Management Division (MMD) supports the Commissioner of Administration's statutory responsibilities (Minn. Stat. Ch. 16C) in the open and competitive acquisition of construction services. To help achieve this, construction projects are advertised online.

Small Construction Projects

  • Advertised on the Solicitation Announcements page.
  • Estimated at $50,000 or less.
  • Download the project requirements and specifications at no cost.
  • Requires a Vendor Identification Number to log into the SWIFT System. You can obtain a Vendor ID here: http://mn.gov/mmb/accounting/swift/vendor_resources.

Large Construction Projects - The Virtual Plan Room

  • The Virtual Plan Room announces construction solicitations for State agencies such as the departments of Administration, Military Affairs, Natural Resources, Transportation, Pollution Control Agency, and others.
  • You can view projects at http://www.mmd.admin.state.mn.us/solicitations.htm. Select "Virtual Plan Room - Construction Contracts." Log in or click the blue button to view projects as a guest. To see solicitation results, click on "show closed bids & project results." There is no cost for viewing this information.
  • Electronic downloads cost $7.00 per download. If you are interested, you may become an Annual Subscriber. Annuals Subscribers can download unlimited projects throughout a one-year period for an annual fee of $399.00.
  • To enroll, or if you need assistance downloading the plans and specifications, please contact Franz Reprographics at 763.503.3401 or support@franzrepro.com.

Additional information about state construction contracting is available on the Real Estate & Construction Services website.

Equal Pay Requirements for State Purchasing and Contracting

Following passage of the 2014 Women's Economic Security Act, vendors with 40 or more employees in Minnesota or their primary place of business are required to obtain an Equal Pay Certificate from the Minnesota Department of Human Rights (MDHR) prior to executing a contract for over $500,000. For more details, contact the MDHR.

 
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Information found on this website can be made available in alternative formats, such as large print, Braille, or on tape, by calling 651.296.2600. Persons with a hearing or speech disability can contact us through the Minnesota Relay Service by dialing 711 or 1.800.627.3529.
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