RFPs and Tenders

Periodically, the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority will advertise requests for proposals (RFP), requests for qualifications (RFQ), requests for expression of interest (RFEOI) and tenders on our website as well as BC Bid. Organizations interested in doing business with the port authority are encouraged to check this web page and BC Bid on a regular basis.

Current opportunities

Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEOI): E190215-01 Clean Trucking Initiative Pilot Program

The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority, in collaboration with the Province of British Columbia and TransLink (the Collaborating Organizations), is proposing an initiative to explore alternative fuel source container trucks with the participation of the container trucking community.  The program will explore and trial new technologies, and the accompanying infrastructure, to support the evolution of the industry and the future of the gateway.

In order to provide opportunities for drivers and companies to trial alternative energy trucks, the Collaborating Organizations are seeking Expressions of Interest from respondents with experience delivering one or more of the following:

  • Alternative energy Class-8 on-road trucks or yard trucks, including but not limited to: natural gas, propane, electric, hydrogen, hybrids, etc.
  • Energy providers including but not limited to: natural gas, propane, electricity, hydrogen, renewable diesel (HDRD), etc.
  • Energy Infrastructure providers including but not limited to: fueling stations, fueling trucks, recharging stations, etc.

Additional information is available in the RFEOI document and in the overview of the Clean Trucking Initiative.  Expressions of Interest will be accepted up until 2:00 p.m. on March 1, 2019.

Request for Prequalification (RFPQ): Q190405-17 Greater Vancouver Gateway 2030 Engineering Design Services

The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority is seeking to prequalify a shortlist of eligible proponents that may receive future Requests for Proposals related to the provision of engineering design services for port authority led Great Vancouver Gateway 2030 projects.

Additional information is available on BC Bid.

Business directories

Business directory

The Vancouver Fraser Port Authority business directory aims to more fully develop its list of suppliers to foster more proactive communications with the business community. You are invited to register online for inclusion in our business directory.

Aboriginal business directory

Aboriginal entrepreneurs and businesses that seek to do business with the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority are invited to register online for inclusion in our Aboriginal business directory.