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Manufacture and Supply of Glued Insulated Joints

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Tender Closed
RFx ID : 21976568
Tender Name : Manufacture and Supply of Glued Insulated Joints
Reference # : 2019/326
Open Date : Friday, 22 November 2019 9:00 AM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+13:00)
Close Date  : Tuesday, 17 December 2019 11:30 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+13:00)
Tender Type : Request for Tenders (RFT)
Tender Coverage : Sole Agency  [?]
Categories :
  • 73161600 - Manufacture of transport equipment
  • 73181000 - Machining services
  • New Zealand
Exemption Reason : None
Required Pre-qualifications : None
+64 27 226 8083
Alternate Physical Delivery Address  : 5 Rhodes Street
Alternate Physical Fax Number  :

• KiwiRail intends to procure the services of an approved rail contractor to manufacture and supply NZ50kg joints (KiwiRail requirements are to a length of up to 8.6m long, 15° angle cut, zero versine, 8mm Insulation end post, and fastened with Huck swage bolts

• The proposed contract term is five years, with a five year right of renewal at the sole discretion of KiwiRail.

• Subject to demand, the number of joints required is estimated at 25 - 40+ per month or 300 - 480+ per year.

• The Glued Insulation Joints (GIJ’s) should shall be manufactured in accordance with KiwiRail specification (T-SP-MM-60132) and drawing – copies attached.

• Production of Glued Insulation Joints are subject to quality assurance testing, in accordance with KiwiRail specification as set out in T-SP-MM-60132. Objective evidence of quality assurance testing shall be maintained by the supplier including maintaining of records of compliance. KiwiRail may conduct spot audits at the contractor’s manufacturing facility.

• Manufactured and completed GIJ’s will be stored securely at the contractor’s facilities (if manufactured at a location apart from Woburn Workshops) and delivered to nominated New Zealand depots location(s) specified by KiwiRail; currently Woburn Workshops, Lower Hutt.

• The respondent must specify the proposed site of manufacture and whether the NZ50kg rail will be purchased from KiwiRail stock, or independently supplied (must meet KiwiRail NZ 50kg rail specifications); or provide pricing for each option.