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Current RFPs/ Biz Opportunities

04/16/14
Roanoke (Va.) Regional Airport Commission requests proposals from airport engineering firms for preliminary design, design, bid, construction administration, inspection, testing and related professional services necessary to the add modified beds of Engineering Material Arresting Systems at each end of Runway 6-24 at Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport. This is to include, at a minimum, preliminary design services, and if it appears that the project meets the FAAs cost benefit requirements, it is expected to include all professional engineering and testing services. Interested firms should contact Roanoke Regional Airport Commission, 5202 Aviation Drive, Roanoke, VA 24012, (540) 362-1999, Ext. 283, Attention Erin Henderson, for the request for proposals (RFP No. 14-014). Proposals must be prepared and submitted in accordance with the guidelines contained in the request, by 2 p.m. local time prevailing May 21, 2014. A mandatory pre-proposal meeting and tour will be held at 11 a.m. May 2, 2014.

04/16/14
The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena Airport Authority invites combined statements of qualifications and detailed proposals until 4:30 p.m. May 21, 2014, from qualified firms for Project No. E14-07, RFQ/RFP Taxiway B Reconstruction Design and Construction Administration Services to provide detailed design and construction administration services for the reconstruction of Taxiway B and shoulder pavement in adjacent areas at Bob Hope Airport. Subject to requirements of the FAA Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) and Small Business Program. The authority is currently prohibited from using DBE and/or small business participation as a selection criteria, however DBEs and small businesses are strongly encouraged to participate. Complete requirements, project details and RFQ/RFP documents can be obtained online at www.bobhopeairport.com under Business Opportunities. Proposers must register with the airport engineering department online or in person. Statements/proposals submitted by firms that have not registered will be considered non-responsive. Call Karen Sepulveda at (818) 840-8840 for more information. A pre-proposal conference will be held at 10 a.m. May 7, 2014, in the airport engineering offices, 2800 Clybourn, Burbank, second floor of the Million Air Terminal.
WebPage: http://www.bobhopeairport.com

04/14/14
The La Crosse Regional Airport (Wis.) is seeking bids and statements of qualifications to update the airports minimum standards document and implement a rules and regulations document. The original minimum standards document originated in 1983 and the successful bidder will update it to meet with current industry standards. Bids and responses will be accepted until 2 p.m. May 12, 2014. Submissions will be reviewed and a firm selected to update and assist in implementing the minimum standards and rules and regulations documents. Information related to the bid process is available at http://www.lseairport.com/content/about-the-airport/business-opportunities
WebPage: http://www.lseairport.com/content/about-the-airport/business-opportunities

04/14/14
The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena (Calif.) Airport Authority will receive sealed bids from qualified "B" licensed general building contractors on Project E14-04, Module 13.2 until 2:05 p.m., May 29, 2014. The work includes, but is not limited to, installation of new doors, new windows, air conditioning, insulation and correction of some code deficiencies for 21 single family homes and nine condominium residences. Bidders may obtain construction documents from Bob Hope Airports website at bobhopeairport.com under business opportunities and are encouraged to do so prior to the mandatory pre-bid conference. All bidders shall register with the airport engineering department via web site or in person at the home sound office. Bids submitted by firms who have not registered with airport via the website or in person will be considered non-responsive. A mandatory pre-bid conference has been scheduled for 10 a.m. April 28, 2014, at Bob Hope Airports Home Sound Office, 4540 W. Chermak Ave, Burbank.
WebPage: http://bobhopeairport.com

04/14/14
The Board of County Commissioners of Washington County, Md., is seeking proposals from qualified firms with relevant and demonstrable experience for the appropriate reuse and treatment of a portion of the Brumbaugh-Kendle-Grove Farmstead located at 14301 Pennsylvania Avenue (Route 11), Hagerstown, Md. (PUR-1240). The format for submittals, information regarding the scope of work, and the criteria to be used by the committee are available from the Washington County website at www.washco-md.net by accessing "Purchasing & Engineering Bid Listing".
WebPage: http://www.washco-md.net

04/14/14
Missoula County (Mont.) Airport Authority will receive sealed proposals for an on-airport car rental concession until 1 p.m. (MST) May 1, 2014, at the Administration office, 5225 Hwy. 10 West, Missoula, MT 59808. A complete set of proposal and contract documents may be obtained by mail by contacting the administration office at (406) 728-4381. Proposals may also be obtained on the airport website, flymissoula.com, under business opportunities.
WebPage: http://flymissoula.com

04/14/14
Hillsborough County (Fla.) Aviation Authority is requesting information for a commercial ground transportation services consultant (Request for Information No. 14-534-802) from firms at Tampa International Airport Offices located at 4160 George J. Bean Parkway, Suite 2400, Administration Building, 2nd Level, Red Side, Tampa, FL 33607. The solicitation document is available on the Tampa International Airport website at www.tampaairport.com, Airport Business, Procurement Department, Solicitations, Current Opportunities.
WebPage: http://www.tampaairport.com

04/14/14
The Burbank-Glendale-Pasadena (Calif.) Airport Authority is inviting qualified "A", licensed contractors to submit sealed bids by 2:05 p.m. May 15, 2014, for Project Number E13-10, Runway 33 Safety Area Improvements Phase 2. The work in general includes, but is not limited to, removal of light standards and foundations, removal and installation of 8-foot high chain link fencing, relocation of existing electric controlled gate, installation of new manual gate, removal of conduits attached to chain link fence and relocated underground, asphalt paving and striping at the Bob Hope Airport. Plans and specifications can be obtained directly from the Bob Hope Airport website at www.BobHopeAirport.com under Business Opportunities. All bidders shall register with the Airport Engineering Department either via web site or in person. Bids submitted by firms who have not registered with airport engineering will be considered non-responsive. Call airport engineering at (818) 840-8840 for more information. A pre-bid conference will be conducted on April 30, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Bob Hope Airport Engineering Office, 2800 Clybourn, Burbank, CA 91505. Located at the corner of Sherman Way and Clybourn. Certified Disadvantage Business Enterprises and Small Businesses are strongly encouraged to participate.
WebPage: http://www.BobHopeAirport.com

04/11/14
The Charleston County (S.C.) Aviation Authority is requesting bids for the fuel farm repairs and upgrades project at Charleston (S.C.) International Airport and at Mount Pleasant (S.C.) Regional Airport (Procurement No.: 2014-98-CHS/LRO). Written bids will be received until 2 p.m. (local) May 14, 2014. Bid documents may be obtained from CCAAs website at www.portal-chs-airport.com. A mandatory pre-bid conference will be held at 10 a.m. (local) April 30, 2014, at the offices of the Charleston County Aviation Authority, 5500 International Boulevard, 2nd Floor, Main Terminal Building, Charleston. Site visits to the Charleston and Mount Pleasant fuel farms will immediately follow.
WebPage: http://www.portal-chs-airport.com

04/07/14
The City of Tallahassee, Fla., is seeking competitive proposals for the development and operation of a specialty coffee concession at Tallahassee Regional Airport (RFP Number: 0049-14-KM-RC). Proposals are due by 4:30 p.m. Eastern May 7, 2014. A mandatory pre-proposal conference will be held at 10 a.m. EST April 24, 2014, at Tallahassee Regional Airport, Airport Training Room, 2nd Floor, 3300 Capital Circle S.W., Tallahassee. Prospective prime respondents MUST attend this conference in person in order to qualify as a respondent. Public paid parking is available in the airports hourly and daily parking lot in front of the terminal. Parking will not be validated. Interested parties may view city bids/RFPs through the citys procurement services website at http://www.demandstar.com/supplier/bids/agency_inc/bid_list.asp?f=search&mi=10070. From this webpage, search in "Bid Identifier" column under bid number "RFP-0049-0-2014/KM". Direct questions in writing to Keith Milton, purchasing specialist, by email keith.milton@talgov.com (preferred method of communication), or by phone (850) 891-8289, or (850) 891-8280.
Email: keith.milton@talgov.com
WebPage: http://www.demandstar.com/supplier/bids/agency_inc/bid_list.asp?f=search&mi=10070

04/07/14
The City of Tallahassee, Fla., is seeking competitive proposals for the development and operation of a retail, food and beverage concession at Tallahassee Regional Airport (RFP Number: 0050-14-KM-RC). Proposals are due by 4:30 p.m. Eastern May 7, 2014. A mandatory pre-proposal conference will be held at 11 a.m. EST, April 24, 2014, Tallahassee Regional Airport, Airport Training Room, 2nd Floor, 3300 Capital Circle S.W., Tallahassee. Prime respondents must attend this conference in person to qualify. Public paid parking is available in the airports hourly and daily parking lot in front of the terminal. Parking will not be validated. Interested parties may view city bids/RFPs through the citys procurement services website at http://www.demandstar.com/supplier/bids/agency_inc/bid_list.asp?f=search&mi=10070. From this webpage, search in "Bid Identifier" column under bid number "RFP-0050-0-2014/KM". Direct questions in writing to Keith Milton, purchasing specialist, by email keith.milton@talgov.com (preferred method of communication), or by phone (850) 891-8289, or (850) 891-8280.
Email: keith.milton@talgov.com
WebPage: http://www.demandstar.com/supplier/bids/agency_inc/bid_list.asp?f=search&mi=10070

04/04/14
Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago invites sealed bids from suitably qualified organizations registered in Trinidad and Tobago for the upgrade of security screening equipment at the Piarco and ANR Robinson International airports. Tender documents are available upon payment of a non-refundable tender fee of US$500. A copy of this receipt must be submitted with the bid. Prospective tenderers are required to attend a mandatory prebid meeting and site visit at 10 a.m. April 22, 2014, in the Conference Room, North Terminal Building, Piarco International Airport, Trinidad. Tenderers must submit one original and four copies of the tender in a sealed envelope labeled "Upgrade of Security Screening Equipment at the Piarco and ANR Robinson International Airports" and addressed to The Secretary, Tenders Committee, Airports Authority of Trinidad and Tobago, Administration Centre, Golden Grove Road, Piarco. Submissions must be deposited before 2 p.m. AST May 14, 2014.

04/04/14
Kent County Department of Aeronautics is seeking qualifications from interested consultants to provide design services for a roof over an existing parking deck. The qualifications response shall include information describing relevant experience; technical knowledge; and shall identify and designate separately corporate and local office staff to be assigned and their experience; and shall be supplemented by standard FAA Form SF-330. For a more detailed scope of work see About Us/Business Opportunities on the airport website at www.flyford.org. For questions, contact Thomas Ecklund, P.E., at (616) 233-6041 or tecklund@grr.org. Interested consultants should submit five copies of qualifications and standard forms to Thomas Ecklund, P.E., Kent County Department of Aeronautics, Gerald R. Ford International Airport, 5500 44th Street, SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512. Statements of qualifications and experience will be accepted until 2 p.m. local time April 28, 2014.
Email: tecklund@grr.org
WebPage: http://www.flyford.org

04/02/14
The Tweed-New Haven (Conn.) Airport Authority, lessee/operator of Tweed-New Haven Regional Airport, 155 Burr Street, New Haven, CT 06512, will receive sealed bids for an airport snowsweeper until 2 p.m. April 29, 2014, at which time they will be publicly opened and read aloud. The bid proposal package may be obtained from the authority by calling (203) 466-8833, Ext. 100, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. The authority reserves the right to reject any or all bids, to waive any informality in the bids received, and to accept the proposal deemed in the best interest of the authority. The authority hereby notifies all bidders that it will affirmatively ensure that any contracts entered into pursuant to this advertisement, disadvantaged business enterprises will be afforded full and fair opportunity to submit bids in response to this invitation and will not be discriminated against on the grounds of race, color, or national origin in consideration for an award.

04/01/14
Milwaukee County, Wis., General Mitchell International Airport, will accept proposals for the non-exclusive right to develop and operate specialty retail in the terminal building. The offered opportunity is comprised of three packages: electronics, accessories and retail wine. Proposals will be accepted until 1 p.m. June 5, 2014, in the office of the Milwaukee County Clerk, Room 105, Courthouse, 901 N. 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53233. A cashier's check or certified check, made payable to Milwaukee County in the amount of $5,000 must accompany the proposal. Proposal documents will be posted on www.mitchellairport.com under the "Airport Information Business Opportunities" tabs on April 7, 2014, or can be obtained from the airport at 5300 S. Howell Avenue, Milwaukee, Wis., between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays, (414) 747-3723.
WebPage: http://www.mitchellairport.com

03/31/14
The Monroe County Airport Authority will receive statements of qualifications from qualified firms or individuals to provide internal audit services at Greater Rochester International Airport. For the request for qualifications package, download at www.monroecounty.gov/bid/rfps or contact Stephanie Lucania at slucania@monroecounty.gov. The deadline for RFQ is April 28, 2014.
Email: slucania@monroecounty.gov
WebPage: http://www.monroecounty.gov/bid/rfps

03/27/14
The Tulsa (Okla.) Airports Improvement Trust (TAIT) is presently accepting statements of qualifications from airport PFC consulting firms to contract with TAIT for assistance with the planning, preparing and submitting PFC applications, as well as the monitoring and reporting requirements associated with all active PFC applications for TAIT. TAIT will accept written statements of qualifications from consultants through 5 p.m. (local time) May 2, 2014, at the Tulsa Airports Administrative Offices, Room A217, Airline Terminal Building, 7777 East Apache St., Tulsa, OK 74115. The request documents can be downloaded at http://www.tulsaairports.com/about-taa/business-opportunities.
WebPage: http://www.tulsaairports.com/about-taa/business-opportunities

03/26/14
The Bloomington-Normal (Ill.) Airport Authority, owner and operator of Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal is soliciting proposals for onsite car rental concessions for a new five-year term commencing June 1, 2014. RFP materials are currently available by contacting Fran Strebing, Bloomington-Normal Airport Authority, fran@cira.com or (309) 663-7384. A pre-proposal meeting has been scheduled for April 9, 2014, at the airport authority offices at 3201 CIRA Drive, Suite 200, Bloomington, IL 61704. Submission deadline is May 2, 2014.
Email: fran@cira.com

03/24/14
Milwaukee County, Wis., General Mitchell International Airport, will accept proposals for the placement of automated retail and convenience item vending equipment in the terminal building for a five-year term commencing Aug. 1, 2014. Proposals will be accepted until 1 p.m. May 13, 2014, in the office of the Milwaukee County Clerk, Room 105, Courthouse, 901 N. 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI 53233. A cashier's check or certified check, made payable to Milwaukee County in the amount of $500 must accompany the proposal. Proposal documents will be posted on www.mitchellairport.com under the "Airport Information Business Opportunities" tabs on March 31, 2014, or can be obtained from the airport at 5300 S. Howell Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53207 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. weekdays, (414) 747-3723.
WebPage: http://www.mitchellairport.com

03/20/14
The Tulsa (Okla.) Airports Improvement Trust (TAIT) is soliciting proposals from experienced parking management firms for the management and operation of the airport parking system at Tulsa International Airport. The system consists of a lower level covered long-term parking area, an upper level long-term parking area, an upper level short-term parking area with a three hour limit, a surface shuttle lot with shuttle operations, taxi queuing system, reserved parking spaces and valet parking. It is expected that the management agreement will commence on July 1, 2014. Proposal documents are available on the airports website at http://www.tulsaairports.com/about-taa/business-opportunities/, or can be picked up at the airports offices, Room A-217, Airline Terminal Building, 7777 East Apache Street, Tulsa, OK 74115, (918) 838-5000. A mandatory pre-proposal conference will be held at 2 p.m., Central Daylight Savings Time, April 10, 2014, in Room A-211, Airline Terminal Building. Proposals are due in the office of the airports director no later than 10 a.m. CDT May 12, 2014.
WebPage: http://www.tulsaairports.com/about-taa/business-opportunities/

03/19/14
Wayne County (Mich.) Airport Authority, Detroit Metro Airport, is soliciting bids for the purpose of contracting for rent-a-car concessions opportunity (RFB 140070). The contract will be for a term of six years, with two, two-year extension options exercisable at the sole discretion of the airport authority designee. Solicitation information available at www.mitn.info. Pre-bid: 11 a.m. EST March 26, 2014. Deadline: 2 p.m. EST April 23, 2014. Questions may be sent to purchasing.questions@wcaa.us by 2 p.m. EST April 2, 2014. Reference number 140070 in the subject line of the email.
Email: purchasing.questions@wcaa.us
WebPage: http://www.mitn.info

03/11/14
The Wichita (Kan.) Airport Authority (www.FlyWichita.com) is soliciting requests for proposals (RFP) for a master prime operator food and beverage concessionaire for the new airline terminal at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport, which is planned for opening in the spring of 2015. A pre-proposal meeting and site tour of the terminal construction will take place on March 27, 2014, at 1 p.m., and the RFP submittals are due April 25, 2014, 3 p.m. The solicitation can be accessed at http://ep.wichita.gov under "View Open Solicitations" listed as FP440014, or call City of Wichita Purchasing at (316) 268-4636 for assistance obtaining the RFP documents. Questions related to the RFP should be directed to Traci Nichols, airport properties manager, at (316) 946-4712 or email at tnichols@wichita.gov.
Email: tnichols@wichita.gov
WebPage: http://ep.wichita.gov under

03/10/14
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) is requesting competitive proposals from qualified firms to establish a contract for the installation of infrastructure and new access control and alarm monitoring systems (ACAMS) readers at six terminals for 78 baggage handling system (BHS) portals at Los Angeles International Airport. LAWA will provide the signed and sealed construction drawings developed for the installation of the proposed new infrastructure and system equipment. The drawings will detail the installation of the required baggage portal security systems. The selected proposer will be required to perform a thorough site investigation and assessment to validate all information, devices and installation components shown on the drawings for each BHS portal. As part of the project, additional ACAMS controller hardware, electrical interfaces (inclusive of baggage door control interface equipment), IT infrastructure and wiring will be installed. For a copy of the RFP, go to www.LABAVN.org (search under Los Angeles World Airports).
WebPage: http://www.LABAVN.org

03/05/14
Gulfport-Biloxi (Miss.) International Airport (www.flygpt.com) is seeking a qualified firm to lease and manage its modern, state-of-the-art cargo warehouse and cold storage facility. Centrally located on the Gulf of Mexico, the international airport and Mississippi port facilities provide immediate access to the interstate system. Specifications are available at no charge by contacting the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport offices at (228) 863-5951 or gpt@flygpt.com.
Email: gpt@flygpt.com
WebPage: http://www.flygpt.com

02/21/14
Gulf Shores (Ala.) Airport Authority is seeking qualified firms or individuals to respond to a request for proposals for the lease and development of up to 25 acres of vacant land for lease with recent infrastructure improvements completed for the development and operation of corporate and T-hangar aircraft storage site at Jack Edwards National Airport. A pre-proposal conference will be held at 1:30 p.m. Central time March 21, 2014. Proposals will be due on May 1, 2014. Additional information will be provided in the RFP. The RFP will be available on or about March 3, 2014, at http://www.jka.us.com, or by contacting Marisa Karabin, 3190 Airport Drive, Gulf Shores, AL 36542, (251) 967-3968, fax (251) 967-4403, email: mkarabin@jka.us.com.
Email: mkarabin@jka.us.com
WebPage: http://www.jka.us.com

02/05/14
The Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority (MKAA) is accepting sealed proposals until 4 p.m. (EDT) May 1, 2014, for the privilege of operating eight rental car concessions at McGhee Tyson Airport, Knoxville, Tenn. The term of this concession will be for five years beginning on July 1, 2014. An RFP package will be available online after Feb. 14, 2014, at http://www.tys.org/tys/work-with-the-airport/requests-for-business-rfp-rfq-etc/ or may be requested by emailing to smig@tys.org.
Email: smig@tys.org
WebPage: http://www.tys.org/tys/work-with-the-airport/requests-for-business-rfp-rfq-etc/