Partner Event: Doing Business with the Port of Virginia 2021

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Virtual information and outreach event … learn how to do business with the Port of Virginia!

SAVE THE DATE… AND EARLY REGISTRATION

The Port of Virginia’s mission is to deliver opportunity by driving business to, and through, the Commonwealth.

In 2019, CNBC ranked Virginia as the #1 state for business, and The Port of Virginia plays a key role in Virginia’s ability to serve those businesses. In a larger sense, The Port of Virginia is doing everything necessary to become the U.S. East Coast’s leading gateway for global trade for the next several decades, and to make Virginia the #1 place for businesses in the country.

The Port of Virginia focuses on what matter most to our customers, our people, and our region. Every day we deliver superior service, safe transport, and continuous improvement. It’s why we get up in the morning, and why The Port of Virginia will keep moving forward.

OUR VISION FORWARD Excellence in operations- Fiscal responsibility- Deliver sustainable growth- Living our values

You will have an opportunity to meet the POV team and hear from successful SWaM businesses.

Virtual Breakout Sessions: 30 minute sessions repeating at 10 :00am and 10:30am so guests have an opportunity to participate in more than 1 session!

– HOW TO DO BUSINESS WITH THE PORT OF VIRGINIA

Meet the port’s procurement and purchasing teams … upcoming projects and what goods and services are being bought by the POV.

– SWAM/DBE OVERVIEW (Presented by Angela Barber and Nina Britton, SBSD)

Learn about SWaM/DBE certifications and their benefits … what does it mean to be certified and how to access opportunity.

– ESTABLISHING RELATIONSHIPS WITH PRIME CONTRACTORS (moderated panel discussion)

Meet our prime construction contractors and what you need to ready for the job.

Below are the commodity codes for the services/goods the Port is looking to purchase…

49570 Oceanography and Limnology Equipment: Dredges, Thermographs, etc.

95935 Construction Services, General (Marine)

95942 Docking and Stevedoring Services95984 Towing Services, Marine

95990 Waterfront Construction Services Including Piers, Docks, Decking, etc. (Includes Maintenance and Rep

)97526 Cranes and Buckets Rental or Lease

95922 Barge Maintenance and Repair

95924 Boats and Motors Maintenance and Repair

95934 Construction Services: Boats, Barges, Ferries, Ships

95936 Crane Maintenance and Repair, Marine

95944 Electronic and Communication Equipment Services (Including Installation, Maintenance and Repair)

95946 Ferry Maintenance and Repair

95973 Ship Maintenance and Repair

95900 MARINE CONSTRUCTION AND RELATED SERVICES; MARINE EQUIPMENT MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR

95926 Breakwater Construction, Maintenance, and Repair

92546 Geotechnical Engineering

90742 Geotechnical – Soils91842 Engineering Consulting

92500 ENGINEERING SERVICES, PROFESSIONAL

92517 Civil Engineering

92538 Field Engineering

92542 Foundation Engineering

54506 Chain Hoists and Cable Lifts

56021 Conveyors, Gravity, Roller Type, Aluminum and Steel Frames

56039 Cranes, All Kinds (Except Automotive and Road and Bridge Building)

76513 Cranes, Truck Mounted Type, Heavy Duty

96286 Transportation of Goods and Other Freight Services

A LINK TO JOIN THIS EVENT WILL BE EMAILED TO ALL REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS

This event is in partnership with the Port of Virginia and the Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity

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