INVITATION TO TENDER

REQUEST FOR INFORMATION: FRAMEWORK AGREEMENT FOR

MAJOR CONSTRUCTION WORKS WITHIN THE UNIVERSITY OF

THE WITWATERSRAND PRECINCTS

TENDER NO: CPD.CFC.2020-2023

The Campus Planning and Development Department of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, invites prospective tenderers to participate in a two (2) stage tender process with the intention of entering into framework agreements for major construction works within the University of the Witwatersrand precincts over a period of three (3) years in terms of the NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract (“ECC4”). The rst stage is a Request for Information (RFI). Thereafter, shortlisted tenderers will be invited to respond to a Request for Proposal (RFP).

Eligibility and preferencing criteria are stated in the RFI documents. Only respondents who meet the stated criteria are eligible to have their submissions evaluated.

Registration of intent to bid: Please ensure that you register your email address with the tender administrator for communication purposes related to this tender. Tenderers may not contact any other University staff member and all questions must be submitted in writing to the tender administrator.

The deadline for the registration of intent to bid is Thursday, 11 June 2020. This deadline must be strictly adhered to. The University reserves its right to award this tender in full, in parts or not at all and call for new tenders in the event of unsatisfactory reply to this tender invitation.

All tender related queries must be addressed to: The tender administrator, Ms. Jacobie Tollemache, sent to both e-mail addresses: jacobie.tollemache@wits.ac.za and admin.tenders@wits.ac.za

The closing date and time for receipt of the RFI submission is Friday, 26 June 2020 at 23h59.

Only electronic submissions via e-mail will be accepted at the designated email address: admin.tenders@wits.ac.za The email submission protocol and terms and conditions (“Electronic Submission Terms”) are included in the RFI documents. By submitting a response you expressly agree to be bound to the Electronic Submission Terms. Telegraphic, telephonic, telex, facsimile, physical and late submissions will not be accepted.