NOPB Procurement Services

Welcome to New Orleans Public Belt Railroad’s Procurement Services system. Our team is dedicated to providing and managing for our customers the most effective and efficient procurement processes and procedures for the acquisition of quality goods and services in support of the NOPB’s mission and goals.

Procurement is "service oriented" to support buyers and users with the best procurement, negotiation, financial and informational resources; and to provide qualified suppliers/service providers and vendors with open and fair access to contracting opportunities.

For more information, please contact procurement@railnola.com.

Procurement Contractor's Fair

Interested in learning about business opportunities with Port NOLA and other local agencies? Join us for our Procurement Contractor's Fair at the New Orleans Public Belt - Joe Spot Training Center on October 25th.

Join us to learn about bid opportunities with these agencies: Port NOLA, New Orleans Public Belt Railroad, LA Contractor's Licensing Board, Transportation Security Administration, Arthur J. Gallagher Risk Management Services, Inc., Chase Bank, Fidelity Bank, Liberty Bank and New Corp, Inc.

Please RSVP at procurement@portnola.com.

NOPB Surplus Item Auction

To view items for auction via the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad, click here.

Bidding Opportunities:

We have redeveloped our system to better allow you to view current and upcoming bidding opportunities. Users must register and create an account to see complete project specifications and details. If you are just browsing and do not wish to register, you will only be able to see limited information about open solicitations. In addition to full access to current project specifications, we strongly encourage users to register with us to receive notifications when new opportunities become available at NOPB.

For Active Construction Solicitations, click here.

For Goods and Services Solicitations, click here.

To view Requests for Qualifications, click here.

To view Requests for Proposals, click here.

To submit electronically via Central Bidding, click here.

Procurement Inquiry

The Board does not have a certification program, but accepts certifications issued by:
  • The City of New Orleans SLDBE program
  • The The State of Louisiana’s Department of Economic Development’s SBE Hudson Initiative program
  • The Federal Small Business Enterprise Program
  • Please email a copy of your certification to procurement@railnola.com.