BVI Ports Authority Seeks General Manager, Leasing Agent for Tortola Pier Park

Rendering of Tortola Pier Park. (Photo credit: Downing & Associates)

Rendering of Tortola Pier Park. (Photo credit: Downing & Associates)

The BVI Ports Authority (BVIPA) is seeking proposals or Expressions of Interests (EOIs) from qualified, resourceful, experienced, imaginative, and internationally reputable persons or companies to serve as General Manager and Leasing and Placement Agent at Tortola Pier Park.

The General Manager will be responsible for the day to day management and operations of the property comprising Tortola Pier Park, including regular interfacing with all tenants of commercial and retail spaces at the Tortola Pier Park.

The Leasing and Placement Agent shall assist the BVIPA by making recommendations to the BVIPA of potential leasees for the leasable commercial and retail spaces at the Tortola Pier Park.

Prequalification is open to suitably qualified persons and companies with background and experience in property and operational management of mixed use commercial, recreational and retail facilities, including but not limited to, cruise passenger developments, theme parks, and shopping malls. Candidates are asked to confirm in writing their interest in being considered for short-listing for the Request for Proposal or RFP stage.

EOIs must be delivered in a sealed envelope to the BVIPA by 3:00 p.m., on Thursday, July 17, 2014 and be clearly marked“Expression of Interest for General Manager or Leasing and Placement Agent for the Tortola Pier Park”PR20-14 Page 2 July 10, 2014

EOIs should be addressed to: Mr. Claude Skelton Cline Managing Director British Virgin Islands Ports Authority Port Purcell P.O. Box 4 Road Town, Tortola British Virgin Islands

For both Invitations for Expressions of Interest, go to and find them under the ‘Forms and Publications’ tab. Tortola Pier Park will be the name of the completed cruise pier development that involves the extension, strengthening and widening of the existing cruise pier along with a 5-acre landside development which will feature commercial, retail, entertainment and green spaces. The Cruise Pier Expansion Project is designed to create a unique and modern cruise pier facility that delivers a memorable, world-class and environmentally compatible sustainable development.