Ohio River Basin (ORB) Shared Procurement Cluster
This service group prepares, solicits, awards, administers, and closes contracts and other type of purchases for the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie and national forests in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Virginia, and West Virginia.
Solicitations for Supplies over $25,000
Solicitations for Services over $15,000
For all other current solicitations please scroll to the bottom of this page.
Solicitation and Contract Types
In general, all projects are issued in one of three solicitation formats:
Request for Quotes (RFQ)
Request For Quotations is an informal competitive process used in procurements under $100,000.00.
Request for Proposals (RFP)
Request for Proposals is a negotiated process used in procurements estimated over $100,000.00.
Invitation for Bids (IFB)
Invitation for Bids is a formal sealed bid process used for procurements over $100,000.00.