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Aerial Survey Camera: - 0601954

RFT ID 0601954
RFT Type Open Tenders
Published 20-Nov-2006
Closes 3-Jan-2007 9:30am
Category (based on UNSPSC)
45000000 - Printing and Photographic and Audio and Visual Equipment and Supplies
Agency NSW Procurement

Contact Person
Cameron Parle
Phone: (02) 9372 7634

Tender Details

This request for Tender (RFT) covers the supply of a digital aerial camera/sensor, processing hardware and software to enable production of orthorectified photogrammetric quality imagery to meet the demands of the Department of Lands and users of this imagery.

The system should have the ability to:
(a) Provide an end to end solution for the capture, processing and delivery of orthorectified softcopy/hardcopy aerial imagery to a spatial accuracy.
(b) Provide within a single pass, the capture of Red, Green & Blue bands as well as Panchromatic and a near Near Infra Red bands.
(c) The system will incorporate a Global Navigation Satellite System receiver and a Interial Measuring Unit within the capture technology which will be compatible with the operation of the Department's Leica RC30 film camera.

  • The camera/sensor will be installed in the Department's C421c aircraft which is based in Bathurst NSW.
  • The aircraft is a dedicated airborne camera platform capable of operation to 8,000m.
  • The cabin is pressurised to a minimum altitude of 3000m.
  • The aircraft is presently fitted with Leica RC30 using a PAV20 mount, which should be capable of being reinstalled after removal of the digital camera/sensor.
  • Location

    NSW Regions: Central West, Far West, Hunter, Illawarra, Mid North Coast, Murray, Murrumbidgee, Northern, North Western, Richmond Tweed, South Eastern, Sydney

    RFT Type

    Open Tenders - An invitation to tender by public advertisement with no restriction placed on who may tender. Tenderers will normally be required to demonstrate in their tender that they have the necessary skills, resources, experience, financial capacity, and in some cases licences, accreditations, etc., to fulfil the tender requirements.

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    Tender Respondents

    Business Name Trading Name Address
    Intergraph Corporation Pty Ltd - Level 3, 2 Julius Avenue
    North Ryde NSW 2113
    Leica Geosystems Pty Limited - 270 Gladstone Road
    Dutton Park QLD 4102
    The Trustee for Peter & Kay Jones Family Trust Vexcel Australia Pty Ltd 14 Strand Close
    Atwell WA 6164

    Related Records

    • Contract Award Notices:
      • 0601954  Leica Geosystems Pty Limited

    Additional Details / Instructions

    The primary installation of the sensor and associated modules and cabling, will be under the supervision of the Aircraft Operator (AO) and proceed where necessary under the AO's subcontractor.

    The Department will make the aircraft available to the AO and the successful tenderer for an agreed amount of time, which should be nominated in the Tender response document.

    Documents available for this RFT/EOI (issued on 20/11/2006):

    Both softcopy (electronic download files) and hardcopy (paper) complete copies of this RFT are available. A CD is not available

    An Exhibited hard copy maybe available for public viewing by arrangement at McKell Building, 2-24 Rawson Place, Sydney, or another location as noted in the documents.

    A separate Summary information file about this this RFT/EOI may be available If so download this single file to view the provided information.
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    • A full soft copy of this RFT/EOI can be downloaded from this web site free of charge.
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    • It may also be obtained by prior arrangement from the NSW Department of Commerce Tenders Office, McKell Building, 2-24 Rawson Place, Sydney 2000 (Tel: 02 9372 8900) between the hours of 8.30am and 4.30pm, Monday to Friday.
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    • It may also be obtained from other locations if noted in the RFT Description text above.
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