Invitation to Bid – Washington University Residence – Bids due 11:00 am, Thursday December 8, 2016

Posted on December 1, 2016

R. G. Ross Construction Co., Inc. invites you to bid the 6465 Ellenwood Pergola and Porch Renovation located at 6465 Ellenwood, St. Louis, MO 63105.  Proposals are due to R. G. Ross Construction Co., Inc. on or before Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 11:00 am.  Bids can be faxed to 314.638.3021, emailed to or sent via US Mail, 4079 Bayless Ave, St. Louis MO 63125.  R.G. Ross Construction Co., Inc. is not responsible for bids that are not received via these sources or received late.

This project is prevailing wage (per Wash Univ. Wage rates attached with bid form) and tax exempt.

The work includes but is not limited to:  Erection of a new pergola, (a Trex kit or a custom wrapped steel frame) and removal and rebuilding of a screened in porch (Scheme A) or the removal and construction of a new two story porch addition (Scheme B).   Proposals should have 4 separate bids per bid form. This could vary depending on your scope of work.  Work includes, but is not necessarily limited to, select demolition, relocating of a small maple tree, relocating planter irrigation, concrete foundations, patching exposed aggregate concrete patio paving, brick piers, and cast stone pier caps, structural steel, wood framing, cement board siding and trim, interior poplar siding and trims, erecting a Trex pergola kit and trim, wrapping a steel Pergola Frame with wood elements, spray foam insulation, sheet metal roofing, metal gutter, Marvin windows and patio doors, screen and plastic pane porch window panels, drywall, interior and exterior paint, and electrical work.

Plans are available in our plan room, our web site, along with Custom Blueprint for purchase. If you have any technical questions, please contact John Dickshot at  If you have questions about plan availability, please contact Angie Zottarelle at or call @ 314.638.9255.

NOTE:  To access plans on line do NOT use Google Chrome.  You must go through Internet Explorer.

Go to  Click on Bid Opportunities.  You will have to log in.  The login is case sensitive.

User name:         WASHU

Password:           Ellenwood

You can view and download plans at no charge.  If you like to purchase plans, Custom Blueprint would be happy to do that for you.   There is a link on our web site to be able to purchase plans also or you can call them @ 314.231.4400.

MBE/WBE participation is encouraged on all projects bid by R. G. Ross Construction Co., Inc.

Thank you for taking the time to bid to R. G. Ross Construction Co., Inc.