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RFP for Compressed Natural Gas Facility Modifications and Upgrades

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 3:00pm
Contact Person: 
Robert LaBrum
3033 South 63rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19153

The Purpose of this Request For Proposals (“RFP”) is to commission an organization with experience in vehicular facility modifications to upgrade the City of Philadelphia (“City”), Office of Fleet Managements Repair Facility - Shop 357, located at 3033 South 63rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19153. This will allow the repair, servicing and storage of compressed natural gas (CNG) powered heavy-duty vehicles at the facility. The facility is currently used to maintain and repair heavy-duty diesel-powered refuse trucks and light-duty vehicles, which the City plans to continue.

The Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (“PRA”) on behalf of the City invites qualified firms at apply for this opportunity. This Request for Proposal (RFP) is for the design, permitting, building preparation, MEP modification, equipment modification, construction and commissioning of the facility in accordance with the approved design. The facility must be designed and constructed utilizing the principles and practices of the Natural Gas Vehicle Institute and Class1 Division2 Group D Compliant industry standards.

All respondents wishing to submit a response to this RFP must either:

  • Attend the Site Visit at 10:00 A.M. on March 1, 2018 at 3033 South 63rd Street Philadelphia, PA 19153; Or
  • Express their intention to submit either in hard-copy mail or email to by 3:00 P.M. on March 1, 2018.  

Applicants must submit proposals no later than March 22, 2018 by 3:00 P.M. either online through PRA’s website or in hard-copy form via hand-delivery or registered mail.

The RFP and all of its attachments can be found to the right in the Resources section of this webpage.