Replacement and Upgrade of the Electrical Infrastructure at the Robinson Dry Dock in the Port of Cape Town

Tender Summary:

TNPA 855

2019-12-11 10:00

2020-02-04 10:00

Electrical Equipment and Supplies, Electrical Services

Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg

Compensation Fund, Transnet SOC Ltd

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Bid Number: TNPA 855/CIDB


Name of Institution: TRANSNET SOC Ltd trading through it’s Operating Division, TRANSNET NATIONAL PORTS AUTHORITY (hereinafter referred to as TNPA)

Place where goods, works or services are required: Port of Cape Town (Infrastructure)

Only those tenderers who satisfy the following eligibility criteria are eligible to submit tenders:

a) Submit all compulsory returnables.

b) Minimum CIDB Grading: 6EP or Higher

c) Letter of intent to provide a 5% Performance Bond

d) Proof of registration for the following personnel:

• ECSA Registered Electrical Engineer/Technologist to design the control plant, approve design and assure functionality.

e) Commitment to the DTI’s minimum threshold for Designated Sectors for Local Production and Content for:

• Electrical Cables. (90% minimum); and

• Transformers. (Class 0 - 90% minimum);

f) Submits a tendered price in the form of offer and acceptance which is fixed and firm for the duration of the contract.

g) A Valid Letter of good standing with the compensation fund or with a Licensed compensation insurer

h) Only Respondents with a minimum B-BBEE level 4 contributor status may respond to this tender

i) Proof of attendance of compulsory briefing sessions

j) Proof of registration to the National Treasury’s Central Supplier Database.

Date Published: 27 November 2019

RFP available until: 09 December 2019

Closing Date / Time: 04 February 2020, at 10:00 [CAT]


o Contact Person: Mpho Mohapi

o Email: [email protected]

o Telephone number: +27 11 351-9094

Where bid documents can be obtained:

Website: Bid documents can be downloaded for free at

Where bids should be delivered:

The Secretariat

Divisional Port Acquisition Council

Transnet National Ports Authority - Durban

Tender Box

Reception Area

30 Wellington Road


Johannesburg, 2193


Briefing Session:

A compulsory briefing session will be held on:

o Date: 11 December 2019

o Time: 10:00am for a period of ± 4 hours

o Venue: TNPA House, 10th Floor Boardroom, 34 South Arm Road, Port of Cape Town at 10:00am

Special Conditions:

Bidders are to note that this bid is downloadable directly from the National Treasury eTender Publication Portal free of charge. If Bidders intend to download the bid off the Portal, they are required to indicate their intention to respond to this bid by 13 January 2020 by sending an email with their contact details to the following address: [email protected]. This is to ensure that any required communication (e.g. addenda to the bid) in relation to this bid reaches those intending to respond.

Bidders must have registered on Central Supplier Database (CSD) from National Treasury Registration number MAAA……..)

Transnet will not be held liable if Bidders do not respond by this date and do not receive the latest information regarding this Bid as a result thereof.

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