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Sydney Trains & NSW Trains / Supply of High Voltage Cables - WS1073595035

RFT ID WS1073595035
RFT Type Open Tenders
Published 22-Oct-2020
Closes 20-Nov-2020 2:00pm
Category (based on UNSPSC)
25121703 - Railway tracks
Agency Sydney Trains

Contact Person
Procurement Support Services
Phone: 133877

Tender Details

Sydney Trains invites capable suppliers to design, manufacture, test and deliver a wide range of High Voltage AC rated Cables for use across the Sydney Trains rail network. The proposed contract will be for a potential term of up to 7 years (3 + 2 + 1 + 1) on a standing offer basis. 

Sydney Trains has a High Voltage distribution network which supplies electricity to traction substations and railway distribution substations. Feeders of this High Voltage distribution network consist of aerial and underground cables with nominal voltages between 6.6kV and 66kV.  

The 6.6kV rated cables are specifically used as feeders on the 1500 V Direct Current Traction power supply system. 

The scope encompasses the manufacture, testing and delivery of 6.6/11/33/66kV AC cables to the Sydney Metropolitan region. 1kV bonding cables are also in scope.

Cables procured under the proposed contract may be required for renewal projects or for planned greenfield projects. 

It is mandatory for the cables to be Type Approved, prior to its use on Sydney Trains network. 

Tenderers will be able to access the tender documents only after uploading a signed Process and Confidentiality Deed Poll in ARIBA. The Process and Confidentiality Deed Poll (Annexure B) is included in Part A Invitation to Tender and Tender particulars. 


NSW Regions: Cumberland/Prospect, Nepean, Northern Sydney, Inner West, South East Sydney, South West 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.

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

Additional Details / Instructions

In order to gain access to the Tender documents, Tenderers are requested to register their interest through an email to, including the following information:

 1)    Event Title, 2) RFT  ID , 3) Organisation Name, 4) ACN/ ABN, 5) Contact Name, 6) Organisation / Contact Postal Address, 7) Contact Email Address (preferably an email address with the contact person's name), 8) Contact Phone No 


 If you have any enquiries in relation to the information above please note that you will first need to register as above, provide information to satisfy any pre-requisites within Ariba.  You will then gain access to the RFP and can post questions on the message board.  Any questions relating to the RFP should not be directed to TSS.Bidder. 

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