DCS Network Replacement (Phase 3) (Contract No.: CT133-18E)
DCS Network Replacement (Phase 3)
Contract No.: CT133-18E
MTR Corporation Limited invites qualified contractors to express their interest in tendering for the replacement of the existing Distribution Communications System (DCS) at selected stations and the associated running tracks along Island Line (ISL), Kwun Tong Line (KTL), Tsuen Wan Line (TWL), West Rail Line (WRL), Tung Chung Line (TCL) and Airport Express (AEL) to support the additional mobile phone services of Long Term Evolution (LTE) signals in the frequency bands of 2300MHz and 2600MHz.
The existing DCS is a radio coverage network supporting the mobile phone services of the Global Service for Mobile communication (GSM), Personal Communication System (PCS), Universal Mobile Telecommunication System (UMTS) and LTE signals in the frequency bands of 1800MHz and 2100MHz within the stations and the associated running tracks along ISL, KTL, TWL, WRL, TCL and AEL. After the replacement works, the DCS at the selected stations and the associated running tracks will also support the LTE signals in the frequency bands of 2300MHz and 2600MHz in addition to the existing mobile phone services.
The scope of the Works includes the design, manufacture, supply, delivery, installation, testing, commissioning, training, documentation, and rectification of defects during the Defects Liability Period of the DCS replacement works including the decommissioning of the existing DCS.
The prequalification process for the tender will take place in March 2018 and tenders will be invited in June 2018.
In order to be considered for prequalification, interested parties having relevant resources, qualifications and experience are requested to express their interest on or before 12 March 2018 via the MTR Corporation Limited’s E-Tendering System.
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For applicants not registered under the E-Tendering System, please click the following link and search for the advertisement notice of this Contract for expression of interest:
All invitations and submissions for prequalification and tender will be carried out through the E-Tendering System at http://www.hkextender.com.
Applicants responding to this advertisement are deemed to have complied with the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance in the collection and transfer of personal data to MTR Corporation Limited. All information submitted including personal data, will be used by MTR Corporation Limited for the prequalification of tenderers for this Contract.
For enquiries, please contact Mr. C.P. Kam, Senior Contracts Engineer on (852) 2993 7391 or by fax (852) 2993 7773.
This procurement is subject to the World Trade Organisation Agreement on Government Procurement.