IFB 024-006 Transfer Switches



The purpose of this Invitation for Bids (IFB) is to establish a Contract with one (1) qualified and experienced Contractor to deliver eighty (80) transfer switches for use in VRE's fleet of MP36PH-3C locomotives.

Bids will be considered from qualified and experienced companies who are regularly established in the business of delivering transfer switches and in the judgment of VRE are financially responsible. Through prior work performed, Bidders must be able to show evidence of reliability, ability, and experience to perform the work.

Please 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 March 28, 2024, at 2:00 P.M. Eastern Time.

 Inquiries regarding this Invitation for Bids should be directed to: 


Amanda Vitko 
Contracts Administrator
Virginia Railway Express
1500 King Street, Suite 202
Alexandria, VA 22314-2730
Telephone/Fax:  (703) 838-5414
Email:  [email protected]

Kristin Nutter
Director of Purchasing and Contract Administration
Virginia Railway Express
1500 King Street, Suite 202
Alexandria, VA  22314-2730
Telephone/Fax:  (703) 838-5441
Email:  [email protected]

Invitation for Bids


Addendum No. 1

Addendum No. 2

Abstract of Bids