Translink have a requirement for the provision of Railway Plant, Labour and Services.
This is a requirement for Translink and returns for this section are due by:
15:00 UK Local Time on the 5th January 2010.
The following is provided in good faith and is intended only as a preliminary background explanation to Translink’s requirement it does not purport to be all inclusive.
A schedule of requirements is included in the PQQ document and is an indication of some of the requirements that may arise during the operation of the select list and is not a commitment of Translink’s demand.
The response times to provide the required services will be detailed for the short listed suppliers at the next stage of this process.
The result of the exercise will be to provide a short list of Suppliers who will be taken forward to the next stage of this process which will eventually result in a select list of suppliers to provide the above types of services.
The anticipated start date is Quarter 2: 2010.
Dates may be subject to change.
Translink is utilising an electronic tendering system to manage this procurement and communicate with Tenderers. Accordingly, there will be no hard copy documents issued and it is intended that all communications with Translink including the submission of PQQ and Tender responses will be conducted via www.e-sourcingni.bravosolution.co.uk.
Unless stated otherwise in these Instructions or in writing from Translink, all communications including queries from Applicants and any PQQ amendments from Translink during the period of this procurement exercise shall be submitted through and published via the online messaging facility provided on the e-sourcing NI portal (see “Messages” section). The onus lies on the applicant to read and keep up to date with all the information published on eSourcing NI in relation to this requirement.