Empire Station Complex goes out to bid

The Empire State Development Corp, Amtrak and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority issued an RFP for the redevelopment of Penn Station and the Farley Post Office Building in Midtown Manhattan.  CIS clients can view the project by clicking here.

The solicitation is for the redevelopment of New York Penn Station and the building of Moynihan Train Hall in the James A. Farley Post Office Building and Annex Building.  The intention is to ultimately incorporate the Gateway Program designed to add rail capacity to New York City.

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FEMA and DHS Vendor Registration Open

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) vendor registration is now open for disaster recovery efforts throughout the United States.

According to their outreach program, there is an IMMEDIATE NEED for all types of companies to assist with Remediation, Flood Clean Up, Snow Removal, Renovation, Inspections, Debris Removal, Generators, Bottled Water and Water Purification Systems, Security Services, Transportation, Freight Logistics and Engineering work for both Services and/or Products. All types of companies needed such as Veteran-Owned, Woman-Owned, Minority-Owned, HUBZone and 8(a)-Owned as well as Small Business’s are NEEDED NOW.

CLICK HERE for opportunities or call the help line at 866-310-4257.

Once registered through DHS and FEMA, a company will be able to work under many other agencies such as U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), U.S. Coast Guard (USCG), U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), and Transportation Security Administration (TSA) just to name a few.

For additional information visit the FEMA Registry website.