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Vendor Opportunities

Building Addition Bid Project

Seeking bids for new 24,000 square foot building addition and associated sitework for adding sorting capacity at waste processing facility. Includes excavation, concrete building foundations, floors, push walls, pre-engineered metal building, pre-cast concrete mezzanine, OH and man doors, electrical, sprinkler and mechanical. Includes bringing electrical service. Electrical distribution to process equipment is by others.

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Proposals due February 16, 2021 at 2:00 PM. Multiple pre-bid conferences are scheduled – see Section 00 11 13. The pre-bid conference is mandatory for work scopes 231A, 22A and 26A.

Processing Equipment RFP

R&E has issued a RFP for DCB and/or Recyclables Recovery System Processing Equipment. Proposals are due on Tuesday, February 23, 2021 no later than 2:00 p.m. CST. A mandatory pre-proposal conference will occur, via WebEx, on January 20, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. CST. Please email to register for the pre-proposal conference.

End-Use Markets for Waste Byproducts

Ramsey/Washington Recycling & Energy (R&E) has issued an RFP for end-use markets for products from the Recycling & Energy Center. R&E is seeking processing solutions including gasification, anaerobic digestion, and chemical recycling. R&E is seeking vendors that can recover value from the following feedstocks:

  • Refuse-derived fuel
  • Source-separated organics in durable compostable bags
  • Organic-rich materials recovered from MSW

R&E has released an RFP to find qualified vendors to accept and use one, two, or all three of these feedstock materials. R&E may enter into agreements with more than one vendor. Key dates:

  • September 17, 2020, 1:00 CST – Pre-proposal conference Presentation Deck | Attendee List
  • October 21, 2020, 4:00 CST – Deadline for questions from vendors (updated)
  • December 4, 2020, 4:00 CST – Deadline for phase I proposal submissions

If unforeseen delays are experienced in delivery of proposals, documentation of tracking info indicating delivery by December 4 will be accepted with proposals that are received late.

This RFP is phase one of a two-phase RFP.