We rely on the services of qualified contractors and vendors from a variety of industries to keep the gateway moving.
The are a few basic types of opportunities to work with us include:
- Purchasing materials, supplies and equipment
- Professional services
- Personal services
- Public works
To only receive email updates about a particular procurement, sign up for the Holders List for a particular procurement by clicking on the title in the table below. See step-by-step instructions to subscribe to the Holders List.
The Northwest Seaport Alliance does not maintain vendor lists for materials, supplies, equipment and purchased services. We may make purchases through the open market, cooperative purchasing contracts or formal advertised solicitations.
The Northwest Seaport Alliance occasionally offers surplus items for sale through public auction houses. Available items will be posted on GovDeals.
Small business resources and training
Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center
Small Works & Consultant Rosters
Our small works and consultant rosters are maintained by the Municipal Research and Services Center (MRSC), a shared statewide roster service. To be eligible to work on our projects, register your company for free and select "Northwest Seaport Alliance" in your account. Contact MRSC Rosters with registration questions at 206-625-1300 or by email.
Public works projects
We use BSD Speclink-E as our specification development software. Our principal designers are expected to be proficient in its use and use the software for Northwest Seaport Alliance projects.
The Port occasionally offers surplus items for sale through public auction houses. Available items will be posted on GovDeals.