Great Opportunity for Disadvantaged Firms

 SR 99 Tunnel Project to hold contracts information meeting March 28

Seattle Tunnel Partners (STP) will be hosting an open house next week on March 28 for disadvantaged businesses to learn about upcoming contracting opportunities with the tunnel operations buildings. STP is Washington State Department of Transportation’s (WSDOT) design-builder for the State Route 99 Tunnel Project. So far, they have awarded approximately $30 million of work to over 60 certified businesses owned by women and minorities , and will need to award an additional $61 million.

The open house will be held at South Seattle Community College. It will include information about future contracts, including plans and specifications. Contractor team members will be available to answer questions and have   one-one-one discussions with participants.

The information and staff available will focus on scopes of work for the tunnel operation buildings in the following areas: structural and miscellaneous steel, building envelope, interiors, finishes, mechanical, electrical and plumbing.  WSDOT urges firms that are qualified or seeking certification to not miss this meeting!

Meeting details

8:30 – 11 a.m.

Thursday, March 28, 2013

South Seattle Community College, Georgetown Campus, Building C

6737 Corson Ave S., Seattle, WA 98108 (Event address corrected by WSDOT on March 27)

Read more details in the WSDOT press release: http://www.wsdot.wa.gov/News/2013/03/15_DBEopenhouse.htm

For more information about the SR 99 Tunnel Project visit:  www.wsdot.wa.gov/Projects/SR99/Tunnel/