Government Contract | Georgia
Rail Operator for the Ogeechee Line

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000410716

Bid Title: Rail Operator for the Ogeechee Line

Agency Bid No. Title: 48400-265-121115

Received Date: 11/05/2015

Close Date: 12/11/2015

Purchase Type: 20 year lease max

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 11/16/2015 02:00 PM, Bidder Preregistration


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The Ogeechee Line will be leased for railroad freight purposes only. The operator of the Ogeechee Line may be allowed to provide rail passenger service (excursion, tourist, dinner trains, and private passenger carriage) and/or rail car storage provided by the operator if approved in the sole discretion of the Department. The services to be provided by the Operator shall include but not be limited to: A. Mobilization Plan Develop a mobilization plan for the start-up of freight rail service upon issuance of a notice to proceed, including: 1. Establishing a schedule for the start services. 2. Transition plan from the current operator. 3. Entering into an interchange agreement with Norfolk Southern, the Class I railroad accessed by the line to be leased, as may be required to fulfill the proposers common carrier obligations. B. Service Plan Develop a service plan including: 1. Rolling stock and other equipment required for operations, including equipment that will be available for use in fulfilling maintenance of way (MOW) and wreck-clearing obligations. 2. Providing optimal service to freight customers. 3. Complying with the provisions of the proposed Lease Agreement that is attached as Exhibit D, as may be amended during the period of responses to questions and requests for clarification and/or modification

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Product Code: 95891

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of Georgia, Department of Transportation (GDOT)

State: Georgia

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Treasury Young One Georgia Center, Floor 7, 600 West Peachtree Street, NW, Atlanta, Georgia, 30308

Phone: 404-631-1435




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