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.

Standard Contractual Provisions for Federally Funded Procurements

Vendors supplying CATA with goods and services agree to comply with the terms and conditions as set forth herein. In addition, vendors agree to comply with the applicable federal provisions. In accordance with CATA policy and in compliance with the federal regulations, the Standard Federal Requirements apply to purchase orders, contracts, and procurements of any amount funded in whole or in part with federal funds.

Notice of Proposed DBE Goal for FY 2017/2018 – 2019/2020

(Ad Posted: June 28 2017)

The Centre Area Transportation Authority proposed an overall DBE goal for the federal fiscal years beginning 10/1/2017 and ending 9/30/20 is 1.9% of federal expenditures. The goal and rationale have been developed according to the Federal Transit Administration’s DBE program and are available for review for 30 calendar days from the date of this notice. Comments will be accepted for 45 calendar from the same date. Comments, requests to review or obtain copies of the proposed goal and rationale, or requests by firm for DBE certification should be addressed to:

Jaime L. Miller, Procurement Specialist
Centre Area Transportation Authority
2081 W. Whitehall Road
State College, PA  16801
jmiller@catabus.com
(814)238-2282 Ext. 5164

Current Procurement opportunities:


Invitation for Bids
Gasoline and Diesel

Centre Area Transportation Authority is seeking bids to furnish CATA with Gasoline and Diesel for a one year contract period of August 1, 2017 through July 31, 2018.  Bids will be accepted until 2:00pm (EST) on Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Bid documents are available below to view/download.  Interested firms MUST register via email providing company contact information to Ms. Jaime Miller, Procurement Specialist, at jmiller@catabus.com in order to submit a bid or to receive addenda or other correspondence. Having registered with CATA for any prior solicitation is irrelevant; separate registration is required each time. All other correspondence, including requests for clarifications, should be made in writing to Ms. Jaime Miller, Procurement Specialist, CATA, 2081 W. Whitehall Road, State College, PA 16801, or via email to jmiller@catabus.com.
               
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.

Gasoline and Diesel for a one year contract period of August 1, 2017 through July 31, 2018 IFB


Invitation for Bids
Bus Batteries

Centre Area Transportation Authority is seeking bids to furnish CATA with Bus Batteries for a one year contract period of August 1, 2017 through July 31, 2018.  Bids will be accepted until 2:00pm (EST) on Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Bid documents are available below to view/download.  Interested firms MUST register via email providing company contact information to Ms. Jaime Miller, Procurement Specialist, at jmiller@catabus.com in order to submit a bid or to receive addenda or other correspondence. Having registered with CATA for any prior solicitation is irrelevant; separate registration is required each time. All other correspondence, including requests for clarifications, should be made in writing to Ms. Jaime Miller, Procurement Specialist, CATA, 2081 W. Whitehall Road, State College, PA 16801, or via email to jmiller@catabus.com.
               
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.

Bus Batteries for a one year contract period of August 1, 2017 through July 31, 2018 IFB


Requests For Proposals
CNG powered transit buses

The Centre Area Transportation Authority is seeking proposals to provide up to four (4) 40’ and six (6) 35’ CNG powered transit vehicles, with options to purchase an additional eleven (11) 40’ and four (4) 35’ vehicles and spare components beyond the initial acquisition.  Proposals will be accepted until 2:00pm (EST) on Thursday, September 21, 2017.

Proposal documents are available below to view/download.  Interested firms MUST register providing company contact information via email to Ms. Jaime Miller, Procurement Specialist, at jmiller@catabus.com in order to submit a proposal or to receive addenda or other correspondence. Having registered with CATA for any prior solicitation is irrelevant; separate registration is required each time. All other correspondence, including requests for clarifications, should be made in writing to Ms. Jaime Miller, Procurement Specialist, CATA, 2081 W. Whitehall Road, State College, PA 16801, or via email to jmiller@catabus.com.

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.

CNG powered transit buses RFP



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

Jaime Miller, CATA Procurement Specialist

 
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