The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) has released a tender to establish a panel for construction and project management services. The panel will service the Australian Infrastructure Financing Facility for the Pacific, other areas of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, as well as other Commonwealth agencies. There will be two elements to the tender. Tenders can bid for one, or both.
The first element is a project management service, including services such as surveys and studies, design, construction delivery and maintenance.
The second element is a head contractor for construction, including services required for the physical delivery of capital infrastructure (assumes the pre-project and design already undertaken).
Tenders will need to demonstrate capability in at least one of the following sectors: water, energy, telecommunications and transport.