US Virgin Islands issues marine transportation request for proposal

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands Thursday August 30, 2012 – The U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Public Works is seeking a marine consultant to develop a comprehensive marine transportation plan for the Charlotte Amalie Harbor in St. Thomas.

The U.S. Virgin Islands government welcomes proposals from qualified marine consultants and firms as it reinvigorates its marine transportation plan to accommodate greater cruise berths and explores options to bolster intra-island transportation through its coastal waterways.

The Department of Property and Procurement will accept bids until the closing date Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 4 p.m Atlantic Standard Time.

The address for bids is: Department of Property and Procurement, Division of Procurement, Building # 1, Third Floor, Room 316, Subbase, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands 00802.

RFP Release Date: 8/16/2012

Submission Deadline: 9/18/2012

For documents and further information, contact Mr. Sal A. Griffith at sal.griffith@dpp.vi.gov, visit www.pnpvi.org or call + 1 340 774-0828 ext. 230.

The U.S. Virgin Islands welcomes close to three million visitors annually and is one of the leading warm weather destinations in the United States and a top Caribbean travel destination for business and leisure travel.