Request for Proposals: New Bedford MetOcean Data Station

The Massachusetts Clean Energy Technology Center (“MassCEC”) is soliciting proposals from qualified technical service providers (“Consultants”) for the design and installation of meteorological and physical ocean data collection instruments within New Bedford Harbor.  MassCEC will negotiate and execute a services contract with the selected firm for the design, procurement, and installation of the instruments and a three (3) year operation and maintenance term with an option to extend the term for up to two (2) additional one (1) year extensions. 

Requests for the RFP document should be submitted via email to “RFP – New Bedford MetOcean Data Station” must appear in the subject line.

Responses to this RFP must be received by MassCEC no later than 2:00 PM EDT on December 7, 2021.  Only complete, timely proposals will be considered.  MassCEC, at its sole discretion, may determine whether an application is complete. 

The submission must be in electronic form, submitted via email to “RFP – New Bedford MetOcean Data Station” must appear in the subject line.

Submission, Schedule, Deadline and Information:

Request for Proposals Release Date

Friday, November 5th, 2021

Questios due to MassCEC

November 22nd, 2021

Questions with Answers Emailed to RFP Recipients

November 30th, 2021

Application Due Date

2:00 pm (local time) Tuesday, December 7th, 2021

Interviews of Top Applicants

Week of December 13th, 2021

Notification of Award

Week of December 20th, 2021

MassCEC reserves the right to reject any or all Bids, to waive informalities, to advertise for new Bids or proceed to do the Work otherwise, or take any other action as may be deemed to be in the best interests of MassCEC.

New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal
4 Wright Street
New Bedford, Massachusetts 02740
November 5, 2021
By: Gregory C. Dolan 
New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal Manager