Procurements

Welcome to the Procurement section of CATA's web site. These pages are intended to assist current and prospective vendors who wish to provide goods and services to CATA.

Current Procurement opportunities:

INVITATION FOR BIDS:
PURCHASE OF UP TO SEVEN (7) MULTI-PASSENGER VANS, WITH
OPTIONS FOR UP TO TWENTY (20) ADDITIONAL MULTI-PASSENGER VANS

The Centre Area Transportation Authority (CATA) is accepting bids to provide up to seven (7) multi-passenger vans, with options for up to twenty (20) additional multi-passenger vans over a period concluding June 30, 2016.

Firms may view/download proposal documents below.  However, firms must register via email to Ms. Jaime Miller, Purchasing Coordinator, at jmiller@catabus.com, in order to submit a proposal or to receive addenda or other correspondence.  Bid submittal, correspondence or questions and clarifications should also be made in writing to Ms. Miller at CATA, 2081 W. Whitehall Road, State College, PA 16801, or to the email above.

All applicable federal and state regulations and requirements, including, but not limited to, third-party contracting provisions, apply to this solicitation. In order to qualify as responsive, a bid must address all of the items listed on the Document Checklist. A workshop for anyone wishing to receive assistance with the required forms will be held at 9:00 am (EST) on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, in the Meeting Room at 2081 W. Whitehall Road, State College, PA 16801.
Anyone desiring assistance but unable to attend the workshop should phone Kimberly Fragola, Director of Finance, at 814-238-2282 x 5179.

All questions or requests for clarification must be received by CATA no later than 2:00 pm (EST) on Thursday, October 16, 2014.  Sealed bids marked "CATA - IFB - VANS" will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. (EST), on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, when bids are scheduled to be opened at the address shown above. Bids received after this date and time will not be considered and will be returned to the bidder unopened. All bids must remain in effect for sixty (60)
calendar days from the bid opening.

Vanpool Vans IFB - Oct2014


INVITATION FOR BID
American-Made USED 15 Passenger Vans

Centre Area Transportation Authority is seeking bids for the purchase of up to five (5) American-Made USED 15 Passenger Vans. Bids will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. local time on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

Questions and requests for bid documents should be directed to Ms. Jaime Miller, 2081 West Whitehall Road, State College, PA 16801, 814-238-2282 x 5164, e-mail jmiller@catabus.com. Firms may also view/download bid documents below. However, firms MUST register by e-mail to Ms. Miller, in order to submit a bid or to receive relevant correspondence.

Minority and women-owned businesses are encouraged to respond.

CATA reserves the right to reject any and all proposals as it deems in its own best interests

USED Vanpool Vans IFB Oct2014.pdf


INVITATION FOR BID
CNG Sedans

Centre Area Transportation Authority is seeking bids for the purchase of up to four (4) CNG Sedans. Bids will be accepted until 2:00 p.m. local time on Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

Questions and requests for bid documents should be directed to Ms. Jaime Miller, 2081 West Whitehall Road, State College, PA 16801, 814-238-2282 x 5164, e-mail jmiller@catabus.com. Firms may also view/download bid documents below. However, firms MUST register by email to Ms. Miller, in order to submit a bid or to receive relevant correspondence.

Minority and women-owned businesses are encouraged to respond.

CATA reserves the right to reject any and all proposals as it deems in its own best interests.

Service Vehicles - CNG Oct2014.pdf


Note that not all opportunities are posted here so please contact the CATA Purchasing Coordinator for a complete list of opportunities or for further information.

Jaime Miller, CATA Purchasing Coordinator

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