Any contractor desiring to submit bids or proposals for ferry system construction or repair contracts as described in RCW 47.60.680
shall file an application for prequalification with the department. The application shall be on a standard form supplied by the department. The form shall require a complete statement of the applicant's financial ability, including a statement of the applicant's current net assets and working capital. The form shall require such additional information as may be necessary for the department to determine whether or not the applicant is entitled to be prequalified in accordance with RCW 47.60.680
and the rules adopted thereunder.