Reported from CSPPLAZA: Recently, China Shipping Industry Corporation (CSIC) officially released an open tender of generator unit for Urad 100MW parabolic trough project. According to the announcement, the bidding documents were obtained from December 11st, 2017 to December 18th, 2017. Both the deadline for submission of bidding and the bid opening were on January 3rd, 2018.
According to CSPPLAZA previously reported, CSIC won the EPC contract on July 29th.
It is stated on the notice that the bidding target is a complete set of generator (see the 6th part in notice for details) which shall be delivered to the project site within 12 months after the signing of the contract.
Meanwhile, the following requirements are presented for the bidder qualification:
1. The bidder need to be an independent legal entity registered in China (excluding Hongkong, Taiwan and Macao).
2. In the past 5 years since 2012, the bidder needs to make sure that it has supplied generator (the installed capacity each should be 100MW and above) for two projects at least. And the equipment has operated for one year at least.
In addition, both the agent bidding and consortium bid are not accepted.
It is known that the project held the groundbreaking ceremony on April 28th, 2017. In the following three months, the project successfully completed the previous work such as project financing. The project has been successfully selected as the first batch of 20 CSP demonstration projects in China in September, 2016.