Doing Business With VRE
VRE is offering the following procurement opportunities:
To be included on our vendor list, please send to a cover
letter introducing your company along with a corporate capability brochure.
These materials are then distributed to the appropriate in-house personnel.
The letter and brochure are also kept in the vendor library that the Capital
Program maintains for future procurement opportunities.
The letter should be sent to our Contract Administration Manager at:
Virginia Railway Express
1500 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program
The Virginia Railway Express, (VRE), a transportation partnership
of the Northern Virginia Transportation Commission (NVTC) and the Potomac
and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC), is committed to a policy
of nondiscrimination in conducting business, including the procurement of
goods and services. The DBE program intends to provide contracting opportunities
to small businesses owned and controlled by socially and economically disadvantaged
individuals. VRE recognizes its responsibilities to the communities in which
it operates and to the society it serves and reaffirms that commitment through
the operation of its DBE Program and Policy Statement.
VRE supports and encourages the use of DBE businesses and
minority owned or controlled financial institutions. Information concerning
how to be certified as a DBE in the state of Virginia can be found by contacting
the Virginia Department of Minority Business Enterprise, 200-202 N. 9th
Street, 11th Floor, Richmond VA 23219, (804) 786-6585 and www.dmbe.state.va.us.
The DBE goal for FY 2013 - 2015 is 8.4%.