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Field Operational Hygiene and Catering Systems (FOHCS)


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RFx ID : 20885024
Tender Name : Field Operational Hygiene and Catering Systems (FOHCS)
Reference # : Rfx_1752
Open Date : Wednesday, 27 March 2019 4:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+13:00)
Close Date : Wednesday, 1 May 2019 4:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)
Department/Business Unit : Procurement
Tender Type : Request for Proposals (RFP)
Tender Coverage : Sole Agency  [?]
Categories :
  • 23000000 - Industrial Manufacturing and Processing Machinery and Accessories
  • 30000000 - Structures and Building and Construction and Manufacturing Components and Supplies
  • 31000000 - Manufacturing Components and Supplies
  • 48000000 - Service Industry Machinery and Equipment and Supplies
  • 49120000 - Camping and outdoor equipment and accessories
  • 52000000 - Domestic Appliances and Supplies and Consumer Electronic Products
  • 73000000 - Industrial Production and Manufacturing Services
  • 83000000 - Public Utilities and Public Sector Related Services
  • 90100000 - Restaurants and catering
  • New Zealand
Required Pre-qualifications : None
Contact : Valtyn Showell
Alternate Physical Delivery Address  :
Alternate Physical Fax Number  :

The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has a requirement for mobile Field Hygiene (Laundry, Shower, and Toilet) and Catering (Tactical Field Kitchen) operating systems. The solution must be Military off the Shelf (MOTS) or Commercial off the Shelf (COTS).

NZDF deploy forces by air and sea into unstable and remote environments and must sustain them once there. These units are a component of this capability as they enable NZDF to effectively support the sustainment of these forces in their area of operations through the provision of suitable catering and hygiene facilities.

The Systems will need to operate as a standalone facility and/or as an extension to the tented facilities.

The Field Hygiene and Catering Systems (FOHCS) has to be robust as they are transported by air, ship and truck.

This Request for Proposal (RFP) is seeking responses from key market performers to provide information and capability relating to the requirements detailed in this RFP.

NZDF reserves the right to provide supplementary information to all Respondents to this RFP.

Please note that this tender, and all documentation related to it, is only available on NZDF’s SmartProcure website:

Suppliers must logon to SmartProcure to access the tender and submit a response. Registration is simple and free, just click “Register Now”. If you require assistance this is available by email to

A Guide to SmartProcure is attached.

All enquiries regarding this tender must be in writing through NZDF's SmartProcure message system. NZDF will endeavour to respond in writing to written enquires within two working days.

Questions are encouraged and you may request that they are kept confidential providing that they are commercially sensitive. NZDF reserves the right to provide supplementary information to all Tenderers should a confidential question highlight a point requiring clarification to other Tenderers.

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