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Power Supply Upgrade Program - NIF AC Feeders Stage 2 - EOI for IPD-20-8883

RFT ID EOI for IPD-20-8883
RFT Type Open Tenders
Published 2-Jul-2020
Closes 31-Jul-2020 2:00pm
Category (based on UNSPSC)
72140000 - Heavy construction services
Agency Transport for NSW

Contact Person
Zanoubia Nazha
Phone: 0416 100 490

Tender Details

The Power Supply Upgrade Program is designed to meet expected power requirements for Sydney's future rail network and new fleet of air conditioned trains. The program involves upgrades to substations, section huts, overhead wiring and feeders as well as the construction of new infrastructure across the network.

TfNSW is seeking Applicants from organisations that have the capability and capacity to undertake the work described in the Expression of Interest (EOI) documentation.

This EOI will result in a short-list for a second stage process to award the design and construction contract.

It is anticipated that the D&C documentation will be issued to short-listed Applicants late 2020. 

The scope for the NIF AC Feeders Stage 2 is summarised as follow:

33kV Feeder



Target Completion


Sefton SS to Yagoona SS

Aerial modifications, pole replacements and new conductors upgrade to 3.3km existing 33kV feeder

Aug 2022


Yagoona SS to Revesby SS

Cable modifications, aerial modifications, pole replacements and new conductors upgrade to 5.4km existing 33kV feeder

Aug 2022


Bankstown Ausgrid SS to Revesby SS

Cable modifications 

Aug 2022



NSW Regions: Far North Coast, Mid North Coast, New England, Central Coast, Hunter, Cumberland/Prospect, Nepean, Northern Sydney, Inner West, South East Sydney, South West Sydney, Central West, Orana/Far West, Riverina/Murray, Illawarra, Southern Highlands
States and Territories: ACT, NT, QLD, SA, TAS, VIC, WA

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.

This tender opportunity is not expected to lead to the award of a contract, or the award details will be advertised elsewhere. Please telephone or email the contact officer for details

Tender Respondents

These tenders are listed alphabetically. Some tenders may be qualified or contain errors and in view of the information given in the criteria for tender evaluation, the list should not be relied upon as an indication of which tender may be successful.

Business Name Trading Name Address
Abergeldie Contractors Pty Ltd Abergeldie Contractors Pty Ltd 5 George Young Street
Regents Park NSW 2143
Comdain Infrastructure - 40 Willandra Drive
Epping VIC 3076
Downer EDI Engineering Power Pty Ltd Downer Triniti Business Campus, 39 Delhi Road
North Ryde NSW 2113
Edwards U Pty Limited AUSCONNEX 49 Glendenning Road
Glendenning NSW 2761
Fredon Industries Pty Ltd Fredon Industries Pty Ltd 123 Wetherill St North
Silverwater NSW 2128
John Holland - Level 3, 65 Pirrama Road
Sydney NSW 2009
Laing O'Rourke - 14 Carter St
Homebush Bay NSW 2127
Martinus Rail Martinus Rail 1/23-27 Waratah St
Kirrawee NSW 2232
UGL Engineering UGL Engineering Level 5, 40 Miller Street
North Sydney NSW 2060

Additional Details / Instructions



Address for Lodgement

Electronic Lodgement - no password protection. Questions must be submitted in writing to the email address supplied. Multiple separate document will not be accepted, unless prior approval is obtained from TfNSW. This ensures that submissions are complete and accurate, and presented in the manner intended by the Applicant, and also allows for timely distribution to the Tender Assessment Committee.

Conditions for Participation

The Applicants must demonstrate as a minimum, compliance with the following requirements:

Minimim Requirement 1 - The Applicant has demonstrated how the Applicant and its proposed team (including Applicant’s subcontractor/s) plan to meet the AEO matrix requirements (as contained in Annexure B of the EOI Invitation) including the information outlined ins EOI Schedule 2; and

Minimum Requirement 2The Applicant and/or Applicant’s subcontractor/s must be a registered organisation with, and its aerial line worker/s accredited by, Sydney Train and certified in current MEL56 Authorisation in accordance with Sydney Trains Engineering Register Electrical Certification Status to undertake the work on the high voltage aerial lines at the time of Contract award as specified in the EOI Schedule 2 format.


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