The Latest Bid Opportunities and Upcoming Events – 439th Edition

OUR 439th EDITION OF THE BID OPPORTUNITIES AND EVENTS

We are always seeking to promote exciting news of large, small and diverse businesses affiliated with TSMSDC! If you have some news or bid opportunities that our audience needs to know about, please let us know.

TSMSDC

Wishes You A Wonderful 2024!

 

 

As we welcome 2024, it’s the perfect time of reflection, renewal and hope. It’s a moment when we bid farewell to the old, and usher in the new – often accompanied by resolutions, goals and aspirations. 

It is an opportunity to start afresh, to re-evaluate our paths, and to rejuvenate our hopes for the journey ahead. It is also the time to express our heartfelt gratitude of support to you … our board, team, corporate members, certified MBEs, and partners. 

Join us on our continued journey of cultivating a culture of success, support, and shared accomplishments. 

We welcome the new year to grow, learn and embrace new possibilities.

Let us pursue new paths relentlessly, embrace the opportunities and work together in the spirit of new beginnings.

Cheers to a New Year filled with optimism, challenges and introspection.

Forge Ahead!

City of Knoxville, TN

January 5, 2023 – The City of Knoxville, TN, invites RFP – Public Transit Employee Payroll System. Click here for additional information.

January 8, 2023 – The City of Knoxville, TN, invites LOI – Chapman Highway and Fort Avenue Signal Improvements Project. Click here for additional information.

January 12, 2023 – The City of Knoxville, TN, invites ITB – Transit Bus Decals (Repost) – Chapman Highway and Fort Avenue Signal Improvements Project. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future Knoxville Bid Opportunities

City of Louisville, Kentucky

January 11th, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – City of Louisville, KY, invites bids for Asset Management Software and Implementation. Click here for additional information.

January 15th, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – City of Louisville, KY, invites bids for Modular Housing demonstration Project. Click here for additional information.

January 19th, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – City of Louisville, KY, invites bids for Long Run Park Restroom. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future Louisville Bid Opportunities

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG

January 4, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) invites bids for Crack Sealant and Tar Pot / Kettle. Click here for additional information.

January 4, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) invites bids for New Rotating Beacon Installation. Click here for additional information.

January 4, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) invites bids for Video Management System Refresh. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future CVG Bid Opportunities

Fayette County Public Schools (FCPS) Kentucky

January 4, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Lexington Fayette County Public School (LFUCG), invites RFP for IT Auditing Services. Click here for additional information.

January 16, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Lexington Fayette County Public School (LFUCG), invites bids for Brush Removal at Henry Clay High School. Click here for additional information.

January 16, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Lexington Fayette County Public School (LFUCG), invites bids for Exterior Paint Project at William Wells Brown Elementary. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future FCPS Bid Opportunities

Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS)

January 8, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS), invites bids for HVAC-R Supplies & Equipment #JCPS-8306. Click here for additional information.

January 16, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS), invites bids for Tools (Air, Horticulture & Portable Power) % #JCPS-8305. Click here for additional information.

January 26, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS), invites bids for C/N for ROuting Software with Technology Capabilities #3130. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future JCPS Bid Opportunities

Kentucky Lottery

There Are No Open Projects At This Time

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future Kentucky Lottery Bid Opportunities

Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS)

January 11, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Kentucky Community & Technical College System (KCTCS), invites RFPs for Custom Electrical Trainers (MCC). Click here for additional information.

January 11, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Kentucky Community & Technical College System (KCTCS), invites bids for Cosmetology Equipment (MCC). Click here for additional information.

February 19, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Kentucky Community & Technical College System (KCTCS) invites RFP for Mechanical Maintenance Services. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future KCTCS Bid Opportunities

Knoxville Community Development Corporation (KCDC)

March 7th, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Knoxville Community Development Corporation (KCDC) invites bids for 2024 Diversity Business Expo. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future KCDC Bid Opportunities

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government (LFUGC)

January 11, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government invites bids for Uniforms for Waste Management. Click here for additional information.

January 12, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government invites bids for Update to Wolf Run Watershed Management Plan. Click here for additional information.

January 16, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government invites bids for Addendum 1 (Douglas Park Pool Aquatic Center). Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future LFUCG Bid Opportunities

Louisville Regional Airport Authority (LRAA)

January 16, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – Louisville Regional Airport Authority invites bids for Classification/Pay Grade Structure and Compensation Study. Click here for additional information.

January 31, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – Louisville Regional Airport Authority invites bids for a Corporate Aircraft Hanger Lease Agreement at Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future LRAA Bid Opportunities

Louisville Water Company

January 17, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – Louisville Water Company, Kentucky, invites bids for I-64 Tank Coating Renovation. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future Louisville Water Bid Opportunities

Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District

January 2, 2023: BID OPPORTUNITY – Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD), Kentucky, invites bids for the 5812 Pine Mountain Drive Drainage Improvement Project. Click here for additional information.

January 11, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD), Kentucky, invites bids for the California Neighborhood Trap Catch Basin Replacement Project Phase 2. Click here for additional information.

January 25, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Louisville and Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD), Kentucky, invites bids for Debris removal and hauling Services.

Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed of Future MSD Bid Opportunities

Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division, City of Memphis, TN

MLGW is seeking a Qualified Contractor to furnish supervision, labor, transportation, equipment and materials to mill, remove and demolish the existing asphalt and replace the asphalt at the entire site, parking areas and drives at MLGW’s Sheahan Pumping Station located at 3941 Grandview Avenue, Memphis, TN 38111. This solicitation can also be found on MLGW’s On-Line Bid Notification System at www.mlgw.com/bids.

Optional Bidder’s Orientation Meeting: December 12, 2023, 11:30 am (Zoom)

Mandatory Site Visit: December 20, 2023, 9:30 am. Failure to attend the Mandatory Site Visit will deem your firm unqualified to bid on this project.

Qualifications Due Date: December 28, 2023, 12:00 noon. Qualifications must be emailed to aorr@mlgw.org.

Bid Due Date: January 30, 2024, 4:00 pm

Bid Opening: January 31, 2024, 2:00 pm (Zoom)

Register in advance for this meeting: 

us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwvdeygrTwjHNZbSBY8vBIWvfX371ffm3vf 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. 

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future MLGW Bid Opportunities

Northern Kentucky University (NKU)

January 10, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Northern Kentucky University (NKU) invites bids for RFP NKU-18-2024 Professional Photography Services. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future NKU Bid Opportunities

Shelby County Schools (SCS), TN

January 10, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Memphis Shelby County Schools (MSCS) invites bids for Bolton HS & Peabody ES Roof Replacements – Addendum 1. Click here for additional information.

January 17, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Memphis Shelby County Schools (MSCS) invites bids for SCS District Wide Bottled Water Distribution SCS District Wide Bottled Water. Click here for additional information.

January 24, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Memphis Shelby County Schools (MSCS) invites bids for Cummings K-8 School Ceiling Collapse Repairs. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future SCS Bid Opportunities

Skanska Bid Opportunities

January – March 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Skanska – Nashville, Tennessee invites bids for War Memorial Exterior and Interior Renovation. Click here for additional information.

Winter 2023/2024 – March 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – Skanska – Nashville, Tennessee invites bids for West End Apartments. Click here for additional information.

Transit Authority of River City (TARC)

There Are No Open Projects At This Time

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future TARC Bid Opportunities

TVA is pleased to partner with our Prime Contractor – Kiewit Power Constructors to seek inclusion of Small, Diverse, and Valley Businesses on an upcoming project.

Please forward the attached flyer and the information below to suppliers in your network that can provide any of the numerous goods or services that Kiewit will be looking to procure for their upcoming project in Cumberland City, TN.(Goods and Services detailed in the attached flyer)

 

Businesses interested in their company attending this outreach event and learn more about working with Kiewit/TVA:

 

1. Please send an email to businessdiversity.lenexa@kiewit.com no later than Monday January 8th: (The subject line of the email should read “Supplier interested in Cumberland Project Outreach on January 17th”)

a. Include the name of the company, the address, as well as provide phone and email contacts

b. Include the Work Scope(s) from the list that the company can perform

c. Identify any/all of the applicable Diverse Business classification statuses which apply to the company. TVA tracks 7 categories: (Must be Small for this Subcontracting Program 

  • Small Business
  • Minority Owned Business
  • Woman Owned Business
  • Veteran Owned Business
  • Service Disabled Veteran Owned Business
  • HUB Zone Certified Business

TVA Valley Business (https://www.tva.com/information/supplier-connections/tva-supply-chain-valley-business-map)

 

2. If your business is not already registered in Power Advocate, please also set up a free account, so your business can be invited to future TVA bid events.

 

  • Go to:  www.tva.com/supplier
  • Scroll down to the section – “I am seeking to build a relationship with TVA” and click the link
  • Then scroll down to the button that says “Complete your Introduction” .. press the button
  • This will take you to Power Advocate and you can set-up your company information
  • Make sure to upload your Diverse Supplier status documentation.

 

If a supplier does not receive confirmation that their email expressing interest was received, or if they have any additional questions, please contact businessdiversity.lenexa@kiewit.com.

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future TARC Bid Opportunities

University of Louisville (UofL)

January 2, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – The University of Louisville invites bids for Design and Execution of Athletic Environmental Graphics. Click here for additional information.

January 9, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – The University of Louisville invites bids for JB Speed School Renovation. Click here for additional information.

January 25, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – The University of Louisville invites bids for Natural Science Building Renovation. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future U of L Bid Opportunities

University of Kentucky

January 1, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – University of Kentucky invites bids for Asset Preservation: Medium Voltage Distribution Upgrade. Click here for additional information.

January 12, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – University of Kentucky invites bids for Legal Guardianship Services. Click here for additional information.

January 17, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – University of Kentucky invites bids for 3D Radiology Reconstruction Imaging Services. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future UK Bid Opportunities

West Virginia University (WVU)

January 10, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – West Virginia University invites bids for WVU Potomac State College, Davis Hall, Architectural & Engineering Design Services. Click here for additional information.

January 11, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – West Virginia University invites bids for Beckley HVAC Unit Replacement for Seven Locations. Click here for additional information.

January 17, 2024: BID OPPORTUNITY – West Virginia University invites bids for Milan Puskar Stadium, LED Video Display. Click here for additional information.

Click Here To Stay Informed Of Future WV Bid Opportunities

More Upcoming Events

2024 Construction Diversity Accelerator (CDA) Program Application

Turner Construction and the University of Kentucky will host the third annual Construction Diversity Accelerator (CDA) program in spring 2024.  For the last 50 years, Turner has engaged minority-owned, women-owned, and other underrepresented construction-related businesses in programs that share tools, resources, and opportunities for business growth and expansion. In 2022, longstanding partners Turner and the UK joined forces with the Kentucky APEX Accelerator to bring the Construction Diversity Accelerator (CDA) to Central Kentucky.

About the CDA:

The CDA is a 10-week program offered at no cost designed to give underrepresented construction and related businesses the skills they need to be competitive in the industry. The cohort will have a gateway to networking opportunities, access to industry experts, and the chance to gain valuable skills and knowledge in the construction industry. Participants will be divided into teams at the beginning of the program, where each team will submit a Mock Bid and present it to a panel of industry experts at the end of the program.

Session Topics include: Safety, Site Logistics, Risk Management/Insurance & Bonding, Construction Drawings, Specifications Reading, Estimating, Scheduling & Lean, Procurement at Turner & UK, and more.

Click Here To Apply For The Program

EVENT – April 2024

As EVs, related technologies, and other innovations transform automotive as we know it, this full-day event will feature top industry experts discussing workforce challenges and solutions for diverse suppliers through the lens of the ever-changing world of electric vehicles.

Learn, network and connect with industry leaders as they cover topics including EV policy regulations & incentives, ACE/EV indirect sourcing opportunities, benefits of supplier diversity partnerships, industry transformation & opportunities, supplier diversity success stories, workforce challenges & solutions, and available programs & resources for suppliers.

With AIAG, TAMA, and TriState MSDC member/non-member pricing, exhibiting opportunities, and three levels of sponsorship, this unique event has a lot to offer!

Complete the form to get notified when registration begins

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