Grande West Transportation International Ltd
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3/9/2017
When: Thursday, March 9, 2017
Where: Alliance Bus Group
1926 Hyannis Court
College Park, Georgia  30337
United States
Contact: Henry Zhang
604-607-4000

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Invitation

 

Grande West Transportation International Ltd. (“Grande West Transportation”) and Alliance Bus Group cordially invites you attend our DBE/SBE Supplier Outreach Forum in College Park, GA on Thursday, March 9th, 2017 at 1pm ET.  We’ll have an open dialogue meeting and take you on a plant tour and learn about the products and services we purchase.

 

The Alliance Bus Group manufacturing facility is located at 1926 Hyannis Court, College Park, GA 30337. 

 

Itinerary

1:00 arrival, meet & greet, registration

1:30 introductions, company overview of subcontracting opportunities

2:00 plant tour (photos and video prohibited)

2:30 group Q & A

3:00 individual Supplier networking/meetings with Grande West Transportation and Alliance Bus staff

4:00 departure

 

Light refreshments will be served.

 

Pre-registration is strongly encouraged by contacting Grande West Transportation DBE Liaison Officer Henry Zhang at 604-607-4000 orDBE_liaison@grandewest.com .

 

Please bring your business cards and line cards to exchange with our procurement staff.

 

Company Overview

Grande West Transportation (http://grandewest.com/ ) is a Transit Vehicle Manufacturer (“TVM”) contracting with Alliance Bus Group (http://www.alliancebusgroup.com/ ) manufacture passenger bus vehicles.

 

Grande West Transportation is seeking DBEs certified under 49 CFR Part 26 and SBEs meeting SBA standards to submit technical and commercial proposals to us for materials and services we may require to manufacture passenger buses. 

 

The potential supplier opportunities may include:

NAICS Code

WorkscopeAlphabetical

333415

Air Conditioning Equipment

334515

Alternators

334220

Antennas, Cameras

424690

Anti-freeze / Glues merchant wholesalers

335911

Batteries

336211

Carshell, Vehicle Chassis, Bus bodies manufacturing

811213

Communication Equipment Repair and Maintenance

336390

Compressors, motor vehicle air-conditioning, manufacturing

332321

Doors and Door Controls

423610

Electrical Apparatus and Equipment, Wiring Supplies, Wholesalers

423690

Electrical/Electronic Devices, Wire & Cable

333618

Engine - Diesel Components

423390

Fiberglass vehicle tops

339999

Fire Protection

238330

Flooring Contractors

488510

Freight Transportation Arrangement - agents

321211

Hardwood plywood composites manufacturing

325510

Industrial Paint & Powdercoating

423450

Industrial safety devices (e.g., eye shields, face shields, first-aid kits)

423330

Insulation materials (except wood) merchant wholesalers

331110

Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing

561720

Janitorial, cleaning services

323111

Labels, Decals

335129

Lighting (Other) Equipment Manufacturing

332312

Metal & Aluminum Extrusions & Ducting

332322

Metal fabrication

332812

Painting & Powdercoating Metals

541214

Payroll processing services

326199

Plastics - all other plastics manufacturing

423720

Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies

334418

Printed Circuit Assembly, controller boards manufacturing

323117

QA, Operating manuals, Training manuals, schematics

339950

Sign Manufacturing

811121

Specialty Body Shop, Automotive

332111

Steel and Iron Forging

541380

Testing Laboratories

326192

Transit vinyl vehicle flooring

484121

Transportation - General, Long-Distance

331111

Truck Axles and Wheels

336330

Truck Frame & Suspension, Traction motor

336360

Vehicle seats, Formed Plastic vehicle walls, Seat belts

339113

Wheelchair Lifts and Ramps, Wheelchair safety tiedowns

238150

Window Assemblies Glass and Glazing Contractors

 

 

Potential suppliers of materials and services must have proven passenger ADA-compliant bus/vanindustry experience.  On the major systems and components of the passenger bus, a supplier’s manufacturing facilities shall be certified or compliant with the Quality Program requirements as directed by ANSI/AQS Q9001, ISO 9001, ISO 14001, or demonstrate compliance with an equivalent program.  All products must meet extremely high quality and reliability requirements.

 

Interested companies should contact Grande West Transportation DBE Liaison Officer Henry Zhang at 604-607-4000 orDBE_liaison@grandewest.com.