Diesel Multiple Units for London Overground

Diesel Multiple Units for London Overground

Transport for London. UK-London: railway passenger coaches

2012/S 95-158022

Periodic indicative notice – utilities


Directive 2004/17/EC
This notice is a call for competition: no
This notice aims at reducing time-limits for receipt of tenders: no

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Transport for London
CS30/G6/10, Floor 30, 25 Canary Wharf
For the attention of: Philip Clarke
E14 5LQ London
E-mail: philclarke@tfl.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting entity: http://www.tfl.gov.uk

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Main activity

Railway services
I.3)Contract award on behalf of other contracting entities

The contracting entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting entities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting entity:

Diesel Multiple Units for London Overground.
II.2)Type of contract

II.3)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):

Transport for London (TfL) provides passenger services between Gospel Oak and Barking in North East London with a fleet of eight 2 car “Class 172” Diesel Multiple Units (DMU). These passenger services form part of TfL’s London Overground network.
TfL is seeking expressions of interest for the following Supplies and/or Services.
a) Provision of approximately eight 3-car DMUs suitable for operation on the Gospel Oak -Barking railway, without associated train-maintenance services
b) Provision of approximately eight 3-car DMUs suitable for operation on the Gospel Oak -Barking railway, with associated train-maintenance services
TfL may consider 4-car DMUs in lieu of 3-car, but does not envisage a fleet of mixed train length.
TfL has an aspiration to introduce longer trains from 2013.
This notice is for information and to help TfL gauge market interest. Potential applicants are requested to record their interest by following the insrtructions in section VI.2 below.
II.4)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

34622200 – MA08

II.5)Scheduled date for start of award procedures and duration of the contract
II.6)Estimated cost and main terms of financing
II.6.1)Initial estimated cost
II.6.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.8)Additional information:

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
VI.2)Additional information:

Expressions of interest shall be made in writing using the email address in Section I.1 above.
VI.3)Estimated total value of supplies or services contract(s)

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:16.5.2012