Contracting Opportunities for Transit Projects

Request for Proposals (RFPs), Request for Quotations/Qualifications (RFQs),  Request for Bids (RFBs), and/or Invitation for Bids (IFBs) for Transit Projects:  

For potential contracting opportunities for other transit projects, contact public transit providers.

Midwest Bus Corporation

Bay Area Transportation Authority

  • RFP-1-2020. The Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) seeks to obtain proposals from a consultant or consulting firm specializing in the area of transit service development relative to the Americans with Disabilities Act. The purpose of this activity is to conduct an ADA assessment and evaluation of BATA operations. A comprehensive review will be administered through the lens of the ADA requirements as well as that of the individuals with disabilities who are transit dependent. The outcome of this contract will be a detailed summary of each transit component identifying their ADA supports and services, their compliance with the ADA, and their potential to go beyond the ADA in the provision of best practice that improves the transit experience beyond basic expectations. Proposals must be submitted by April 1, 2020, 4:00 PM (eastern).

 Download a copy of the RFP here. Federal Contract Clauses are posted here.  Questions can be submitted by e-mail to vanderpaasa@bata.net.

  • RFP# BATA-2-2020: The Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) seeks to obtain proposals to create a Technology Evaluation and Acquisition Plan from a single firm/institution or collaboration of consulting firms specializing in the areas of Public Transportation System Technology Implementation, Data Systems Management, and Customer Information System Deployment. Experience in Information Technology Systems (ITS) Infrastructure and current public transit technology trends is desired. The results of this evaluation and planning project shall provide necessary information for the BATA Board of Directors and BATA staff to use in addressing any baseline technology system gaps, and use recommendations to determine suitable and sequential technology implementation steps to be taken toward the deployment of public transit management systems and customer information systems as resources permit. Proposals must be submitted by March 20, 2020, 4:00 PM (eastern). To receive a copy of the RFP, please contact BATA at 231-933-5534 or visit our website at www.bata.net/rfp.
     
  • RFP# BATA-4-2020. The Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) seeks Proposals from qualified vendors for the purchase, installation and support of a Vehicle Collision Avoidance System. As part of a research project to assess the benefits of early connected and automated vehicle (CAV) technologies for transit agencies, BATA intends to deploy an advanced driver assistance system on a subset of their vehicle fleet. This pilot project will be carefully documented in order to provide guidance to other transit agencies exploring similar technology solutions. Proposals must be submitted by March 27, 2020, 4:00 PM (eastern). To receive a copy of the RFP, please contact BATA at 231-933-5534 or visit our website at www.bata.net/rfp.

Benzie ransportation Authority

  • RFP 2020-01-BTA for dispatch/scheduling software. Sealed Proposal Due:April 15, 2020 5:00 PM EST. Public Proposal Opening: April 15, 2020 5:00 PM EST at 14150 US Highway 31 Beulah, Michigan 49617.
    Contact People: Bill Kennis, Executive Director; Jessica Carland, Mobility Manager
    All contact regarding RFP must be submitted in writing via email to: bill@benziebus.com to ensure fairness and accuracy for all interested bidders and and will be sent to all firms and posted on BTA’s website at Benziebus.com. Benzie Transportation Authority (BTA) prohibits discussions with any BTA personnel after letting process.