The Saint Louis Zoo regularly advertises requests for proposals for products and services.

Whenever feasible and appropriate, the Zoo will also post listings of bid opportunities on the Web. We have two areas of bid opportunies - general, which includes goods and services for the day to day operations of the Zoo, and facilities, which include improvements to the Zoo's physical grounds. 

Bid Request – Distribution Center Egress

The Saint Louis Zoo seeks bids from qualified contractors for the Distribution Center Egress project. Intent of this project is to create egress exits within the Distribution Center building. This work includes demolition, doors and hardware, new stairs and an new large swing door or overhead door.

Sealed bids will be accepted on or before 3:00 p.m. on January 13, 2015 and opened publicly thereafter in a location to be determined. The plans are available for review as of December 8, 2014 with MOKAN, AGC St. Louis, St. Louis Minority Business Council, and Dodge Construction Reports or by contacting Document Imaging Services at (314) 531-0167.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on December 17, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at the Distribution Center. The existing conditions will be available for viewing.

If you have any questions, please contact John Parris, Construction Project Manager at (314) 646-4801 or via e-mail at jparris@stlzoo.org.

Bid Request – Serpentine Wall Replacement Project

The Saint Louis Zoo seeks bids from qualified contractors for the Serpentine Wall Replacement project. Intent of this project is to rebuild the Serpentine Wall located adjacent to Gate 7 and the Administrative Building that was damaged. This work includes demolition, excavation, brickwork and a new gate.

Sealed bids will be accepted on or before 2:00 p.m. on December 18, 2014 and opened publicly thereafter in a location to be determined. The plans are available for review as of November 26, 2014 with MOKAN, AGC St. Louis, St. Louis Minority Business Council, and Dodge Construction Reports or by contacting Document Imaging Services at (314) 531-0167.

A mandatory pre-bid meeting will be held on December 3, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at Gate 7 next to the Administrative Building. The existing conditions will be available for viewing.

If you have any questions, please contact John Parris, Construction Project Manager at (314) 646-4801 or via e-mail at jparris@stlzoo.org.

 

Contact for all bids:

Patrick Williamson, C.P.M.
Director, Purchasing and Distribution
Direct: (314) 646-4631
Zoo: (314) 781-0900, ext. 4631
Fax: (314) 646-5533
williamson@stlzoo.org
Saint Louis Zoo
One Government Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110

Bid Policies

The Saint Louis Zoo enjoys the support of the community through the Metropolitan Zoological Park & Museum District. For this reason, the Zoo makes every effort to return that support by contracting with qualified businesses within the District (comprised of St. Louis and St. Louis County) whenever possible.