RFEI

Offshore Wind Hub & Other Maritime Uses at Homeport Pier, Staten Island

Submission Deadline
August 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

The New York City Economic Development Corporation (“NYCEDC”) is issuing this request for expressions of interest (“RFEI”) from Offshore Wind companies, service providers, manufacturers and developers, and from other maritime industry businesses and firms (each a “Respondent” and collectively, the “Respondents”) wishing to locate, develop, and utilize the Homeport Pier (“Homeport”) or portion thereof in the Stapleton neighborhood of Staten Island, New York for: (i) fabrication, installation and staging, and/or operations, maintenance and repair facilities (a “HUB”) to support offshore wind (“Offshore Wind” or “OSW”) development along the Atlantic seaboard of the United States from Maine to Virginia, and/or (ii) for other maritime industry related uses to be located at, develop and utilize the Homeport. This RFEI is on behalf of the City of New York (the “City”), Department of Small Business Services (the “DSBS”) and the selected Respondent(s) shall be willing to enter into a lease, license or other agreement with the City.

NYCEDC plans to select a Respondent(s) on the basis of factors stated in the RFEI which include, but are not limited to: the quality of the proposal, experience of the Respondent, quality of plan for environmental impact mitigation and comprehensiveness of the Workforce Development Plan, and the financial proposal including the proposed fee.

Respondents may submit questions and/or request clarifications from NYCEDC no later than 5:00PM on Monday, July 8, 2019. Questions regarding the subject matter of this RFEI should be directed to [email protected]. For all questions that do not pertain to the subject matter of this RFEI, please contact NYCEDC’s Contracts Hotline at (212) 312-3969. Answers to all questions will be posted by Monday, July 15, 2019, on this page.

Detailed submission guidelines and requirements are outlined in this RFEI, available as of Tuesday, June 18, 2019. In addition to being able to download the document above, the RFEI is available for in-person pick-up between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, from NYCEDC, 110 William Street, 4th floor Mailroom Bid Desk, New York, NY (between Fulton & John streets). Responses are due no later than Thursday, August 15, 2019. Please submit six (6) sets of your proposal to:

NYCEDC, 1 Liberty Plaza, 165 Broadway, 14th Floor - Mailroom, New York, NY 10006
Attention: Maryann Catalano, Chief Contracting Officer, Contracts.

Additional Optional Site Visit

Please find date, time and location listed below. Those who wish to attend should RSVP by email to [email protected].

DATE:
Monday, July 8, 2019
TIME:
10:00 AM
LOCATION:
Homeport Pier, Stapleton, Staten Island, New York

Companies who have been certified with the New York City Department of Small Business Services as Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises (“M/WBE”) are strongly encouraged to apply.  To learn more about M/WBE certification and NYCEDC’s M/WBE program, please visit http://www.nycedc.com/opportunitymwdbe.