IFB 016-002 - Wheel Truing Machine



The Virginia Railway Express (VRE) is soliciting bids to establish a Contract with one (1) qualified and experienced Contractor to design, manufacture, install and test an in-floor, single-axle, milling-type Wheel Truing Machine at the VRE Crossroads Yard, located at 9400 Crossroads Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22408.

Bids will be considered from qualified and experienced firms who are regularly established in the business of designing, manufacturing, installing and testing wheel truing machines and in the judgment of VRE are financially responsible.  Through prior work performed, Bidders must be able to show evidence of reliability, ability, experience, equipment and personnel to perform the work.

The IFB will be available beginning December 31, 2015 from VRE’s website at  At the website, select “Procurement.”

If potential Bidders are accessing a copy of the IFB via VRE’s website, be advised that it is your responsibility to monitor this site for any addenda.  Failure to submit signed addenda may be grounds to declare your bid non-responsive.  If there is a question about the closing date, the date printed on the IFB is the most current.

Bids are due February 9, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. EST.

Inquiries regarding this Invitation for Bids should be directed to: 

Ms. Kristin Nutter
Manager of Purchasing and Contract Administration

Virginia Railway Express
1500 King Street, Suite 202
Alexandria, VA  22314-2730

Telephone/Fax:  703-838-5441

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