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29aug9:00 am12:00 pmIndustry Day with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers/VDOT and City of ChesapeakeRegion:Hampton Roads - Eastern ShoreEvent Type:Certification,dbe

Event Details

This is a SPECIAL NOTICE to announce a Joint INDUSTRY DAY with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Norfolk District, Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), and City of Chesapeake, VA in support of the upcoming Deep Creek Bridge replacement project, serving as the crossing of U.S. Route 17 Business over the Dismal Swamp Canal/Atlantic Intracoastal Waterway with a projected cost of approximately $50 million. The project will replace existing 2-lane drawbridge with a 144-foot wide five-lane drawbridge generally along existing alignment and is located in Chesapeake, VA.

The purpose for this Industry Day is to meet with contractors of all sizes and certifications that are interested in this project as a prime or subcontractor. The Norfolk District Corps of Engineers will be soliciting and awarding a federal contract using the federal contracting procedures. This Industry Day will explain those procedures and how to become part of the project as a prime or small business.

The INDUSTRY DAY will be held on 29 August 2019 at 9:00 at the VDOT-Hampton Roads District location in Suffolk, VA.

THIS IS NOT A SMALL BUSINESS ONLY EVENT and all size contractors with an interest in the project are encouraged to attend for informational purposes only.

POC for Corps of Engineers is: Ms. Cherie Kunze, Deputy for Small Business Programs


Phone (757) 201-7077

POC for VDOT is: Queen T. Crittendon, Hampton Roads District Civil Rights Manager


Phone: (757)956-3300

Registration for this event will take place on Eventbrite ONLY.

The location for this event will be:

VDOT – Hampton Roads District

7511 Burbage Drive

Suffolk, VA 23435





(Thursday) 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EST


VDOT – Hampton Roads District 7511 Burbage Drive Suffolk, VA 23435

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