Press Release

Premier's Office
British Virgin Islands Recovery and Development Agency
Release Date:
Tuesday, 23 April 2019 - 11:57am

The RDA now invites tenders from eligible and qualified Tenderers for the removal, processing and disposal of derelict boats which were left stranded along the coastlines and bays of the British Virgin Islands following the passing of hurricanes Irma and Maria in 2017.

This tender is split into nine (9) Work Packages based on geographic area of the vessels to be removed:

Work Package 1: Beef Island
Work Package 2: Sea Cows Bay
Work Package 3: East End
Work Package 4: Paraquita Bay
Work Package 5: Road Town
Work Package 6: West End
Work Package 7: Outliers
Work Package 8: Staging and Processing
Work Package 9: Disposal

N.B. Contractors may bid on a single, multiple or all the Work Packages.

This Procurement will be conducted through the RDA’s International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures.

Interested eligible Tenderers may download the full Tender package including the summary and individual Statement of Works for each Work Package from the RDA’s website: opportunities/itt-derelict-boats-removal/

Subject: ITT/0019 – Removal, Processing & Disposal of Derelict Boats

Tender submission deadline:
24 June 2019 at 4:00PM

Initial Bidders Conference will be held at the RDA, 3rd Floor Ritter House, Wickham’s Cay II, Tortola, BVI on Friday 3rd May 10:00 a.m.  Participation by video conference will be arranged for Tenderers outside of the BVI.

Final Bidder’s Conference and Site Visit will be held at the Staging Site, Pockwood Pond, Tortola, British Virgin Islands on Friday 17 May 2019 at 10:00AM
For further clarification and/or to register your participation for the Bidder’s Conference and Site Visit, please send an e-mail to the RDA Procurement Team at:

The RDA does not bind itself to accept the lowest priced or any other submission. The Agency reserves the right to cancel the present notice in its entirety or partially without defraying and cost incurred by any Tenderer in submitting their Tender.