Doing business with VRE
VRE is offering the following procurement opportunities:
RFP 017-002 - General Planning Consulting (GPC) Services
IFB 017-001 - Delivery of Lubricating Oil for VRE Locomotives
RFP 016-021 - Engineering and Environmental Services for the VRE Penta-Platform Corridor Improvement Project
IFB 016-001 - Drop Table System
RFI 013-011 - Sale of Gallery Style Passenger Cars
IFB 016-002 - Wheel Truing Machine
Delivery of Brake Shoes for VRE Passenger Rail Cars and Locomotives
To be included on our vendor list, please send an email or letter introducing your company along with a corporate capability brochure. These materials are then distributed to the appropriate in-house personnel.
All correspondences should be sent to the VRE Manager of Purchasing and Contract Administration at:
Virginia Railway Express
1500 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Purchase Order Awards
Notice of Issuance of a Purchase Order for Locomotive Wheels
Notice of Issuance of a Purchase Order for Proximity Readers and Access Control Equipment
Sole Source Contract and Purchase Order Awards
Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBE) Policy
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.
VRE's DBE Goal for Federal Fiscal Years 2016 - 2018 is 7.5%.