TfNSW intends to invite tenders from suitably qualified and experienced marine contractors for the supply and installation of a 366m long, fixed panel wave attenuator for the Eden Safe Harbour Project (the Project).
The objective of the Project is to provide a safer, more reliable and accessible harbour for all maritime users and improve the protection of existing maritime infrastructure in Snug Cove, Eden.
The fixed wave attenuator will generally comprise of a pair of tubular steel piles supporting precast concrete panels.
The contracting model will be a construct only contract whereby the successful tenderer will be required to construct the wave attenuator in accordance with the TfNSW supplied detailed design and a GC21 form of contract.
TfNSW may consider alternative tenders, including those that present alternative design solutions, provided the alternative tender meets the scope, functional intent and design concept expressed in TfNSW supplied detailed design. Alternative tenders will not be considered unless the tenderer has also submitted a conforming tender.
The expected issue date of the tender is November 2020. It is anticipated the tender period will be six working weeks exclusive of the Christmas shutdown period.
Tenderers will be required to comply with the NSW Government Procurement Policy Framework, NSW Government Supplier Code of Contract and New South Wales Industrial Relations Guidelines: Building and Construction Procurement.
Copies of the NSW Framework and NSW Code are available at www.procurepoint.nsw.gov.au.
The NSW Guidelines are available at www.industrialrelations.nsw.gov.au
Tenderers will be required to complete, sign and return a confidentiality deed prior to being given the password to access the Request for Tender (RFT) Documents. The confidentiality deed will be made available on the RFT Issue Date.