The Ministry of Transportation's tender for the Ankara Subway 324 wagon was held yesterday. Percent 51 domestic condition, the completion of the certificate was attached to the completion of the tender could not enter any father. Chinese CSR in the lowest bid in the tender 322 million dollarshe gave
The Ministry of Transport took the 51 domestic industry condition and the expected wagon auction for the months took place yesterday. While 3 was a foreign company to bid, the lowest copyright holder was 322 million dollars with Chinese CSR Zhuzhou company. South Korean Rotem, who has the most chance in the tender, attracted attention as the highest bidder with 511 million dollars.
If there is no problem after the examination of the technical documents, the tender will go to the Chinese CSR, which gives the lowest price. 51 domestic production in the production of wagons in the auction of a great interest caused the excitement, but the completion of a certificate of work was shocked for the domestic investor. Domestic firms could not enter into the tender. Thus, the domestic industrialist's dream of producing a domestic train was postponed to another spring.
The tender for the Ministry of Transport, Ankara Metro to buy 324 set subway cars, will be held in February, while the date was postponed to 14 March. For the 5 set of vehicles, the '75 domestic industry contribution' requirement was set for the 30 set and the delivery was for the 14 month and then for the 20 month. In the remaining vehicles 249 "51 percent local contribution" This step of the Ministry asking, metro and rail vehicles had created great excitement in the review will create a new industry moves in Turkey.
Metin Tahan, Deputy Director General of Infrastructure Investments, told VATAN prior to the tender that although 9-10 stated that the company had received specifications for the tender, 14 bid was submitted to the tender held at 00: 3 yesterday. The Chinese CSR Zhuzhou Company, the Spanish CAF (Construcciones Auxiliar de Ferrocarriles, SA) and the South Korean Rotem have submitted their tender to the tender that Siemens has thanked. Following the opening of the tenders in the tender, Ahmet Tashanoglu, the Chairman of the Tender Commission and Deputy General Manager for Infrastructure Investments, announced that their price limit was 1 billion 39 million 736 thousand 250 Turkish Liras. According to this, the 3 bid did not exceed the upper price limit.
Domestic industry will still be in production
The 51 percent requirement of the Ministry for the tender is of great importance. The domestic industrialist could not participate in the tender because he did not produce 81 vehicles in one party, which is sought in the tender specifications. However, the foreign firm that won the tender has to procure more than half of its production from domestic production, especially the main body. This will enable domestic producers to be in the process of domestic wagon production. Tender Commission President Kuşhanoğlu said that the company that does not comply with the domestic production requirement will face enormous sanctions, and that they will strictly inspect whether domestic production is used in the production process.
According to the tender specifications, the company that will undertake the work will start the first delivery in lots of 20 vehicles 15 months after the contract is signed. All vehicles will be delivered within 39 months. In the first 75 of the metro vehicles, at least 30 percent domestic contribution is foreseen, while the domestic contribution rate will be 51 percent for the remaining part. The first delivery time of the vehicles will catch up with the completion of the Kızılay-Çayyolu and Sincan-Batıkent subway lines. The date when Ankara subways will start operating is the end of 2013.