TENDER NO: 24B/2016 (A re-invite of Tender 24/2017)

  • Date Created: Friday, 22 September 2017
  • Closure Date: 13 October 2017
  • Locality: WORCESTER


(A re-invite of Tender 24/2017) - TRUEVINE: SUPPLY AND DELIVER BACKHOE LOADER 

The works, as described, are part of the Rural Infrastructure and Poverty Alleviation program of the Department of Agriculture, Western Cape, and the project is situated 1.5 kilometres out of Worcester on the N1 north. The quoted amount will be a lump sum bid and must include supply registration and delivery at the project. The successful bidder must have the capacity to start the works within 7 (seven) days of appointment and complete the work within 30 (thirty) days thereafter.


Conditions that may pose a risk:


There is no off-loading ramp at the site so the contractor will require a lowbed for delivery. 


The scope of works will include:

The supply and delivery of a Backhoe Loader.

Backhoe specifications: Minimum dig depth: 4.7metres

                                       Maximum working height: 5.90metres

                                       Minimum Side shift travel; 1.05 metres

                                       Minimum Bucket capacity: 0.26m³

                                       Minimum bucket torque: 5700kgf

                                       2 x Hydraulic stabilizer legs, rear

Loader specifications:    Minimum size of front shovel: 1.1m³

                                      Minimum load over height 3.3 metres.

Must have a fully enclosed cab with full opening rear window.

Must be minimum 60Kw diesel, 4 x 4.

Must be registered to Casidra (SOC) Ltd.

Must be delivered at project.

Must provide minimum 1 year guarantee.

Must provide optional service plan and give written proof of free services.


Documents are available at Casidra SOC Ltd, 22 Louws Avenue, Southern Paarl.  Documents can also be obtained fromMr. Neil Connan via email on nconnan@casidra.co.za.


In accordance with Casidra’s Preferential Procurement Policy, this bid as further indicated in CBD 5.1 is subject to:

- a functionality compliance test;

- B-BBEE certified bids will receive preferential scores;


BID DEADLINE:  The closing date for the bid is 13 October 2017 strictly at 12H00.


Bids must be submitted in a sealed envelope with the name of the bidder clearly marked “TRUEVINE: Supply and Deliver Backhoe Loader: BID No: 24/2017” and placed in the bid box available at Reception, Casidra’s Head Office, 22 Louws Avenue, Southern Paarl.  No faxed, counter-to-counter courier or posted bids will be accepted.

All bids above R30 000 will be subjected to the Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act and regulations, whereby B-BBEE certified service providers will receive a preferential score.