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The Virgin Islands Port Authority (the “Authority” or “VIPA”) invites the submission of e-bids from experienced and qualified firms (collectively “Respondents” or individually, a “Respondent”) for the furnishing of all labor, materials, services and equipment for construction of the Storm Panel Structural Repair Project at the Ann E. Abramson Marine Facility, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.
A non-mandatory pre-bid meeting and site visit will be held on Monday, January 10, 2021 at 11AM at the Ann E. Abramson Marine Facility.
The EEO and DBE requirements of the Virgin Islands Port Authority shall apply to this project. The bids shall be based on wage rates at least as high as the minimum rates established by U.S. Department of Labor, which are incorporated in the Bid Documents.
The Contractor agrees to use local personnel for the categories of journeymen, mechanics, laborers, apprentices or trainees and local products to the maximum extent possible, whenever such policy does not increase the cost to the Owner. The Contractor agrees to follow the resident employee requirements as described in Act No. 5174, Bill No. 16-0218 of the Virgin Islands Code.
The Virgin Islands Port Authority reserves the rights to waive any informalities in or reject any and all Proposals, or to re-advertise for Proposals.
Bids are due by no later than Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. AST at which time the bids will be opened and read.