|RFx ID :||23705202|
|Tender Name :||New Zealand Wood Fibre Futures Project - Stage Two|
|Reference # :||O-22274|
|Open Date :||Monday, 30 November 2020 1:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+13:00)|
|Close Date :||Friday, 29 January 2021 4:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+13:00)|
|Tender Type :||Request for Proposals (RFP)|
|Tender Coverage :||Sole Agency [?]|
|Exemption Reason :||None|
|Required Pre-qualifications :||None|
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MPI is seeking a highly experienced provider, with world-class international networks and extensive consulting experience, to carry out Stage Two of the New Zealand Wood Fibre Futures Project.
The successful Respondent will deliver an authoritative report, that provides detailed commercial insight and assessment of the business case for investing in four priority product candidates.
Following a comprehensive review of the Stage One report of this project, stakeholder engagement, analysis of the process heat and coking coal use in New Zealand and the Government’s priorities on supporting the use of renewable energy for process heat,
the four priority product candidates in scope of this Request for Proposal (RFP) are identified as below:
• Wood-based products
• Biocrude oil
• Liquid biofuels
• Solid fuels
As a deliverable, we are expecting to receive a comprehensive authoritative analysis that covers:
a) Business Investment Cases: provide detailed commercial insight, analysis and assessment of the business case for investing in producing four priority product candidates in New Zealand:
b) Broader Forestry Industry Enablers: production systems and associated infrastructure development needs: assess the scope, roles and impact for at least two specific production systems: manufacturing clusters (industrial symbiosis) and distributed manufacturing, that could be employed to support the investment cases.
c) Roles for Government: identify potential roles and parameters for Government in facilitating the commercial success of the potential investments.