U.S. Virgin Islands seek proposals for harbor transportation in St. Thomas

Author:  Commissioner Nominee Mr. Lloyd T. Bough
U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS (May 9, 2017) - The Government of the U.S. Virgin Islands' Department of Property and Procurement is welcoming proposals for a Qualified Operator to provide Transportation Services in the Charlotte Amalie Harbor in St. Thomas.

Bidders are asked to submit proposals to provide water transportation between Crown Bay, Water Island, Havensight/Yacht Haven Grande and Downtown Charlotte Amalie. The service will provide residents and visitors with direct, convenient access to the Downtown Charlotte Amalie area, at a minimum, on days when cruise ships are scheduled to arrive in the harbor.

Applicants are requested to submit proposals on the basis of the scope of work in the RFP. Alternative proposals recommending new features and technology other than that requested in the scope of work will receive consideration providing such new features and/or technology are clearly explained. Any exceptions to the requirements requested must be clearly noted in writing and be included as part of the proposal.

Requests for additional information should be directed in writing to Commissioner Nominee Mr. Lloyd T. Bough, Jr. at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Deputy Commissioner of Procurement Ms. Latisha Blyden at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Requests will be forwarded to Mr. Dennis Chance, Deputy Commissioner, Department of Public Works.

The successful operator will enter into an Operating Agreement with the Government of the Virgin Islands for a term of three years from the execution date with an option to extend for an additional two years at the sole discretion of the Government of the Virgin Islands.

The last day for requests for written clarification will be Monday, May 15, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Atlantic Standard Time.

Proposals will be accepted at the Department of Property and Procurement no later than Friday, June 2, 2017, at 4:00 p.m. Atlantic Standard Time.

For further information, visit dpp.vi.gov.

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