Commonwealth Court Invalidates PennDOT Project Labor Agreement

The Commonwealth Court recently held that a Project Labor Agreement (PLA) required by PennDOT violated competitive bidding laws codified in the Commonwealth Procurement Code, 62 Pa.C.S.A. §512(g). Allen Myers, L.P. v. Department of Transportation, No.(…)

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Announces New P3 Project to Construct 37 CNG Fueling Stations

On September 29, 2014, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (“PennDOT”) issued a press release announcing that the Pennsylvania Public-Private Partnership (“P3″) Board approved a project seeking a private partner to design, build, finance, op(…)

Five Teams Submit Qualifications for P3 Rapid Bridge Replacement Project

According to a recent PennDOT press release, five teams have submitted Statements of Qualifications for PennDOT’s public-private partnership (“P3”) Rapid Bridge Replacement Project.  The project would help repair or replace at least 500 bridges in Pen(…)

PennDOT Issues Changes to Project Office Manual

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) recently issued Change No. 2 to its Project Office Manual, also known as POM. PennDOT’s POM is a compilation of PennDOT policies and procedures relating to the administration and inspection of co(…)