INVITATION TO BID

The Paducah-McCracken County Riverport Authority is seeking bids for Container Handling Equipment Project.  The equipment being considered is Reach-stackers / Top Loaders, Spreader Bar (20ft – 40ft or combo bar), Yard Hustlers, and Stevedore chassis. We are considering purchase of equipment (New or Used) for the start-up of our Container on Barge Service in Paducah, KY.  Each piece of equipment must be in compliance with “Buy American Act. 41 U.S.C. §§ 8301-8305”.

Sealed Bids will be received until 3:00 PM, March 22, 2019, at the Riverport Office, 2000 Wayne Sullivan Dr., Paducah, KY 42003, at which time all bids will be publicly open and read aloud at the Riverport Office.  Any bid received after that time will be rejected and returned unopened.

Specifications and bidding documents are on file and may be obtained at the Riverport office stated above.  Prospective bidders shall examine the “Instructions to Bidders” and shall comply and conform strictly to the conditions and instructions contained therein. We are considering purchase of equipment (New or Used) for the start-up of our Container service in Paducah, KY. Each piece of equipment must be in compliance with “Buy American Act. 41 U.S.C. §§ 8301-8305”. 

Questions regarding this project should be directed to the Riverport at (270) 442- 9326.

Those desiring to bid are encouraged to make an appointment during normal business hours, Monday –Friday 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM to inspect and discuss the project.  

The Riverport reserves the right to reject any and all bids in whole or in part or to waive any informality in bidding if it is determined to be in the best interest of the Riverport .

Bid Information Packets may be picked up in person or emailed.
Please contact us for more information.

Paducah-McCracken County Riverport Authority
2000 Wayne Sullivan Drive
Paducah, KY 42003
Bill Miller – Executive Director
bmiller@paducahriverport.org
(270) 442-9326