Types of Solicitations
Depending on the type of project, CATS develops an Invitation for Bid (IFB), Request for Proposal (RFP), Request for Interest and qualifications (RFIQ), or Request for Quotations (RFQ).
Invitation for Bid (IFB) - used when there is a clear understanding of the project requirements, scope of work and technical specifications.
Request for Proprosal (RFP) - Used where the specific requirements and technical specifications of a project are functional in nature or unclear, and provide a guideline for potential solicitors to use in preparing a bid/proposal.
Request for Interest and Qualifications (RFIQ) - Used for engineering, architectural and related services contracts, and consider only technical factor and qualifications in the evaluation process.
Request for Quotations (RFQ) - Used for procuring materials, equipment and supplies, and some professional services.
CATS' offers a wide range of business opportunities for contractors, vendors, and suppliers in construction, professional services, maintenance/repair/operation equipment, and more.