RFP Issued for Construction of New SFFD Fire Boat

RFP - New Fire Boat

The San Francisco Fire Department has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) from interested vendors for the construction of the Department's new Type II Fire Boat.  The Fire Boat is being designed by Jensen Maritime Consultants, Inc.

The RFP for Fire Boat construction was released on October 18, 2012.  There is an optional pre-bid conference scheduled for October 30th, 2012, and proposals are due November 16th, 2012.

The Department recommends interested vendors to begin the vendor registration and compliance process with the City of San Francisco prior to the submission of a proposal.  To be selected, the vendor must be a fully compliant City vendor before any contract will be approved.

The RFP and accompanying information can be found on the City’s Office of Contract Administration bid page, and can be accessed directly through the following link:


Please contact Mark Corso at: (415) 558-3417, or mark.corso@sfgov.org, with any questions.