Public Sector Network Tender Alert


26544-2013: UK-London: Repair and maintenance services of rolling stock

It is the intention of the London Transport Museum to contract for the restoration of their B1056, to a condition which is acceptable for passenger operation in First World War commemorative and local community events.
The restoration must be completed before the 100 th anniversary of the start of the First World War, by Aug 2014.
In compiling the specification of work to be done, the museum has made its best effort to make it both comprehensive and accurate. Differences may be found during site inspections, or revealed during the restoration process itself. Works will include:
Chassis inspection and Repair
Springs and suspension
Wheels and tyres
Clutch and transmission
Main Body to include the Upper Deck
Interior to include:
Windows, boards, Fittings, flooring, Livery
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London Transport Museum
39 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
Contact point(s): Support Services
For the attention of: Terry Eccles
WC2E 7BB London
Telephone: +44 2075657420
Internet address(es):
General address of the contracting authority:
Address of the buyer profile:
Further information can be obtained from: London Transport Museum
39 Wellington Street, Covent Garden
Contact point(s): Curatorial
For the attention of: Tim Shileds
WC2E 7BB London
Telephone: +44 2073796344
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Contract value: It will be a condition of contract that all work carried out shall meet the Office of Rail Regulation ROGS (Railways and other Guided Transport Systems (safety) Regulations 2006), and be at least to the minimum standard acceptable to The Chief Engineer of London Underground Ltd. The Museum undertakes to facilitate the relationship between all parties concerned to ensure that this acceptability is achieved.As part of the tender the contractor must submit a project plan including process standards covering all the work to be done, and when approved by the museum and LUL, these will form part of the contract.

Published: 25 Jan 2013, Receipt by: 11 Feb 2013