Manuals and publications

The following manuals and publications may apply to a specific tender or to construction projects in general.

For a complete listing of all manuals published and made available by Alberta Transportation, please see Ordering Alberta Transportation publications.

Unit Price Averages

Alberta Transportation maintains a record of unit prices that can be found at the link below. The report is based on the cumulative average of the prices from the three lowest bids on recent tenders, weighted by bid.

Contact Larry MacDonald, Vendor and Contract Specialist, if you have any questions regarding this information.

Diesel Fuel Cost Adjustment (Index)

For Contracts Containing - General Specification 1.2.56" Diesel Fuel Cost Adjustment

The Monthly Price Index for Diesel Fuel (MPI) has been calculated based on the average Edmonton and Calgary Rack Rates for low sulphur diesel as published by the Oil Price Information Services (OPIS). The MPI noted below has been calculated as the average of the first three Mondays of each month. In the event of a statutory holiday, the Rack Rate from the next working day will be used to determine the MPI.

Contact Sohrab Sohrabiaraghi, Director of Procurement Strategy and Planning, if you have any questions regarding this information.