Public Sector Network Tender Alert


24846-2013: UK-Milton Keynes: Railway and tramway locomotives and rolling stock and associated parts

Operation and Maintenance on Class 313 Unit for ERTMS Testing for a minimum term of 20 months with the option to extend the contract for up to 3 further years.
Suppliers will be required to submit a compliant tender before variants will be considered.

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Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd
The Quadrant: MK, Elder Gate
For the attention of: Kiera Brennan
MK9 1EN Milton Keynes
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Contract value: The selected supplier will operate and maintain the Class 313 (313 121) unit which includes the following:European Rail Traffic Management System TestingTransits moves to and from test site(s)Transits moves for maintenanceAny other ad-hoc moves required to support the project.Provision of drivers capable of operating the Class 313 unit in normal operation (including transit moves) and during testing.Provision of a Test Train Manager during test.Planning, including the preparation of the timings for the Services.Provision of Stabling and Maintenance Locations to support the Testing Plan.Provision of breakdown and recovery facility.Manage the process of faults reporting and repairs.Update of VMIs (incorporating VMIs for refurbishment and ETCS fitment).Provision of training programmes which will support the European Rail Traffic Management System Testing programme.Please note, however, that the maintenance of the ETCS equipment is excluded from this tender.

Published: 24 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 8 Feb 2013