SAM-CS Awarded Contract for CEI Services by FDOT District 1

April 5, 2022

SAM-Construction Services (SAM-CS) has been awarded a $1.5 million, 13-month time and materials contract by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District 1, Manatee County Operations Center. SAM-CS will provide Construction Engineering and Inspection (CEI) services, contract administration, material verification testing, permit compliance, and final estimate services for two milling, resurfacing, and safety improvement projects. The first improvement project is on U.S. 301 from 60th Avenue to Erie Road in Manatee County, and the other is on S.R. 72 from Big Slough Canal to the DeSoto County Line in Sarasota County.

Our proactive approach to providing potential project issue solutions combined with our thorough understanding of the construction industry and Florida transportation market translates to comprehensive, technology-based deliverables for FDOT District 1. Utilizing state-of-the-art, proprietary technologies, such as SAM FieldTM, SAM-CS will track and update project information in real-time.

“We look forward to serving as a prime consultant to FDOT District 1,” said Rick Ward, SAM-CS Florida Area Manager. “We will apply our meticulous quality control program, highly qualified staff, and unique technology approach as we work closely with the District and Manatee Operations Center to support their CEI needs.”

With four locations in Florida, SAM-CS delivers the most accurate and efficient construction services to districts across the state. Explore more about our proprietary technology, SAM FieldTM, to learn how a paperless approach to field data collection can provide a streamlined workflow while maximizing speed, efficiency, and accessibility.