EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES

EXPORT OPPORTUNITIES

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Trade leads on this page are listed according to industry. Codes preceding each industry heading represent industry classifications according to the Numerical List of Manufactured Products (1972 SIC Basis) published by the Bureau of the Census. Codes beginning with 99 classify major projects, services and special product groups.

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U.S. firms should be aware that the listing here of opportunities to trade in specific commodities and technical data does not necessarily imply approval of their export by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of information included in this list, the Department of Commerce cannot assume responsibility for any erroneous data. Additionally, the government and its officers cannot assume responsibility for any transactions with the firms or individuals listed.

For details on grade qualifications pertaining to Japanese tenders, contact Office of Japan, U.S. Department of Commerce (202) 377-2425. Commerce receives

from the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo the monthly revised Procedures Manual for Tenders to the government of Japan.

For more information, contact your local District Office of the U.S. Department of Commerce (listed in the Blue Pages of the telephone book) or call 1-800-343-4300, Operator 940.

10-14 Mining

Hiring of drilling crew

International bids are invited by Oil and Natural Gas Commission, Dehra Dun, Uttar Pradesh, for hiring of 10 partial drilling crew. Tender documents are available from address below on payment of $1,000 through demand draft in favor of joint director (finance and accounts), drilling business group, ONGC.

Write to: Deputy General Manager (MM) DBG, Oil and Natural Gas Commission, Tel Bhavan, Dehra Dun, U.P., India. Telex: 0585-225 and 267. Cable: Comstore. Refer to tender no. MAT/DRL/CONT/

DC/160/90. Bid deadline: 04/30/90 1400 hours IST.

India - Foreign Government Tender

20 Food & Kindred

Products Mfrs.

Rice milling machinery

Lake Basic Development Authority has issued a tender invitation for supply of rice processing and milling equipment for its West Kenya rain-fed rice development project. The project is financed by the African Development Fund, Organization of Oil Producing and Exporting Countries and the government of Kenya. Interested firms may purchase tender documents from address below for $95.

Write to: S.B. Obura, Managing Director, Lake Basin Development Authority, P.O. Box 1516, Kisumu, Kenya. Tel: 254-35-40230. Telex: LBDA 31011 KISUMU. Tender notice no. LBDA/

WKRRD/P005/89/90. Deadline: 04/17/90 10 a.m.

Kenya - Foreign Government Tender

24 Lumber & Wood

Products Mfrs.

Saw logs, white oak

Tomita Hardwood is interested in importing three-side or four-side clear white oak saw logs with minimum dimensions of 16 inches (diameter) x 8 feet (length). Firm would like to have fob Tacoma/Washington estimate per board foot or per yard for the above. Mr. Tomita, company president, plans to visit two or three U.S. suppliers who reply to this lead in May or June to arrange future imports. Bank ref: Aomori Bank, Imabetsu Branch, Imabetsu, Imabetsu- machi, Higashi Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Pref. 030-15.

Contact: Shigeyuki Tomita, President, Tomita Hardwood Co., 78 Higashimachi, Miumaya-mura, Higashi Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Pref. 050-17, Japan. Tel: 0174-572056. Fax: 0174-575143.

Japan - Direct Sale for Resale

White oak logs, lumber

Firm is interested in importing white oak logs with dimensions of 16 inches (minimum diameter) x 8 feet (minimum length), and grade one, r/o white oak lumber. Company would like fob Tacoma/Washington estimate for one 40-foot container worth of white oak logs, and c&f Nagoya estimate for one 40-foot container worth of white oak lumber. Payment: irrevocable letters of credit. Bank ref: Michinoku Bank, Owani Branch, Owani, Owahi-machi, Aomori Pref. 038-02.

Write to: Tatsuhiko Okumura, President, Okumura Shoten Co., 73-2, Nishidate- shita, Ishikawa, Hirosaki 038-03, Japan. Tel: 0172-923931. Fax: 0172-923923.

Japan - Direct Sale for Resale

27 Printing, Publishing &

Allied Industries

Books, all kinds, publishing and printing; books, technical, scientific and professional; mass market paperbound books

Firm interested in obtaining a U.S. licensing and/or joint venture opportunity to edit, publish and trade leisure and text books of all kinds. Bank ref: Banco de San Luis, Plaza Fundadores, San Luis Potosi.

Write to: Lic. Guillermo Kaiser Schlittler, Al Libro Mayor SA de CV, Zaragoza 195, Apartado 24, Zona Centro 78000 San Luis Potosi, SLP, Mexico. Tel: 90/481/ 22022 22055.

Mexico - Jt.Vent/Lic.

28 Chemicals & Allied

Products Mfrs.

Industrial chemicals; mosquito netting; vinyl sheeting; tailoring accessories; car tires; batteries

Foreign exchange is now available to creditworthy importers to pay for goods and services through the IFEM (interbank foreign exchange market). Even so, FCS Lagos would recommend U.S. suppliers make shipment on the basis of an irrevocable letter of credit confirmed by a U.S. bank.

Write to: M.O. Ogbonna, Managing Director, Makona Nigeria Ltd., 92 Jubilee Road, P.O. Box 3711, Aba, Nigeria. Tel: 082-222266.

Nigeria - Direct Sale for Resale

29 Petroleum Refineries &

Related Industries

Lubrication oil and greases

Bank ref: Bancomer SNC, Padre Mier y Escobedo. Write to: Ing. Americo Maiz Larralde, Manufacturas y Maquilas S de RL, Emilio Carranza Stir 582, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon 64000, Mexico. Tel: (83) 58-9172. Fax: (83) 40-2172.

Mexico - Rep./Distrib.

32 Stone, Clay, Glass &

Concrete Products Mfrs.

Kiln furniture

Company has a requirement for shelves, posts, dinnerware setters etc. Bristile produces a range of commercial and residential china in its own gas- fired tunnel kilns (biscuit kiln has top temperature of 1200 degrees Celsius and glass 1080 degrees Celsius).

Write/fax: M. Liddelow, Kiln Manager, Bristile China, 576 Hay St., Subiaco, WA 6008, Australia. Tel: 61/9/381-4511. Fax: 61/9/388-1886.

Australia - Direct Sales to End-User

33 Primary Metal

Industries

Railroad switchpoints

Supply of 80 switches with financing from World Bank - IBRD loan 2857-BR. Bids must be presented strictly in accordance with instructions and specifications, and on forms obtainable against a non-refundable payment of 1,400 new cruzados, approx. $38. Bids must be accompanied by a guarantee, the amount of which is indicated in the instructions, and delivered to the address below.

Write to: Superintendencia Geral de Contratacoes e Alienacoes, Rua Maua 51, Sobreloja, Sala 79, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil. Tel: (011) 223-7211 ext. 218. Telex: 1122724.Refer to: international price assessment no. 02292/0/PCD/9. Bid deadline: 04/26/90, 2:30 p.m.

Brazil - Foreign Government Tender

Ferromanganese; ferrochrome; fluorspar; ferrotitanium; titanium dioxide; sodium alginate; brass bar

Supply of: (a) 10 metric tons low carbon ferromanganese; (b) 5 metric tons low carbon ferrochrome; (c) 10 metric tons fluorspar; (d) 5 metric tons ferrotitanium; (e) 5 metric tons white titanium dioxide powder; (f) 5 metric tons sodium alginate; and (g) 20 metric tons brass bar (1.13/16 dia round conforming to BS-218). IOL requires the listed materials urgently.

Write or telex: S. Gupta, Import Manager, IOL Ltd., Oxygen House, P-43 Taratala Road, Calcutta 700088, India. Telex: 021-4189 and 021-8135. Cable: Oxygen, Calcutta. Tel: 714708 to 714727.

India - Direct Sales to End-User

34 Fabricated Metal

Products Mfrs.

Solar heaters (for swimming pools); pumps; sand filters

Write/fax: Bob Prince, Manager, Daisy Enterprises, 30 Wickham St., East Perth, WA 6004, Australia. Tel: 61/9/221-2196. Fax: 61/9/221-3638.

Australia - Direct Sale for Resale

Casings

Specifications and terms for the tender are available in English from address below.

Contact: N. Lalechos, Managing Director, Public Petroleum Corp. (DEP), 199 Kifisias St., GR-151 24 Maroussi. Tel: 01130/1/8069301. Telex: 219415 DEP GR. Fax: 01130/1/8069317. Refer to: bid no. YD2/546A. Deadline for bids: April 11, 1990, 12:15 a.m.

Greece - NATO Tender

35 Machinery Mfrs.

Used earth-moving equipment; horizontal boring machines

Horizontal boring machine specs: size of pipe: 100 mm dia to 500 mm dia/ length up to 100 m (usually 40-50 m)/level tolerance accurate to grade of 1:200 over 100 m boring distance.

Write/fax: L. Siamos, Direct Drainage (WA) Pty Ltd., PO Box 421, Mirrabooka, WA 6061, Australia. Tel: 61/9/249-2811. Fax: 61/9/249-2754.

Australia - Direct Sales to End-User

Rock bits

DEP has issued an international tender for the supply of rock bits with the following specifications. Ten pieces of 17 1/2-inch IADC 114, 10 12 1/4 -inch IADC 135, 15 12 1/4 -inch IADC 517, 10 8 1/2-inch IADC 517 and 10 8 1/2-inch IADC 537. Specifications and terms for the tender are available in English

from address below.

Contact: N. Lalechos, Managing Director, Public Petroleum Corp. (DEP), 199 Kifisias St., GR-151 24 Maroussi. Tel: 01130/1/8069301. Telex: 219415 DEP GR. Fax: 01130/1/8069317. Refer to: bid no. YD2/548A. Deadline for bids: April 11, 1990, 12:15 a.m.

Greece - NATO Tender

Used forklift trucks

Company has firm orders for used forklift trucks from 1 1/2 to 40 tons (40- ton units will be used on containers).

Write/fax: Noel Angel, Manager, A & D New Parts & Panels, 113 Garling St., O'Connor, WA 6163, Australia. Tel: 61/9/314-1865. Fax: 61/9/314-1872.

Australia - Direct Sale for Resale

Brewery hops

Purchase is financed by Ethiopian government. Bidding documents can be obtained against payment of 20 birr (about $10) from Ethiopian Beverages Corp.

Contact: Ethiopian Beverages Corp., P.O. Box 1285. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Telex: 21373. Fax: 251-1-610298. Deadline: 04/10/90.

Ethiopia - Foreign Government Tender

Textile machinery; warping machine; cleaning and opening machine Company is inviting bids for shuttleless looms (quantity: 60) and other textile machinery including: warping machine (1), sizing machine (1), air-conditioning and humidification plant and overhead traveling cleaner. Tender documents may be obtained from the company on payment of 500 Pakistani rupees (approx. $25).

Write to: Managing Director, Tawakkal Fabrics Industries Ltd., 707, 7th Floor, Mohammadi House, I.I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi, Pakistan. Fax: 92-21-2415509. Refer to contract for textile weaving machinery. Bid deadline: 04/24/90 (1100 hrs).

Pakistan - Foreign Government Tender

Pumping equipment for oil well operations

Foreign exchange is now available to creditworthy importers to pay for goods and services through the IFEM. Even so, FCS Lagos would recommend U.S. suppliers make shipment on the basis of an irrevocable letter of credit confirmed by a U.S. bank.

Write to: Anthony Esiri Odiete, Chairman/Managing Director, Chematol Nigeria Ltd., 102 E/Warriroad, P.O. Box 2818, Warri, Nigeria. Tel: 053-231256.

Nigeria - Direct Sales to End-User

Various supplies

Delivery to: Campus Hik, Kleinhoefstraat 4, 2440 Geel. Lot 1: 30-gigabyte magnetic disk storage. Lot 2: laser printer with graphics capability. Lot 3: front-end processor. Lot 4: relational dbms with SQL interface and software development tools. Bids may be submitted for any number of lots. Documents

from: Campus Hik, Kleinhoefstraat 4, B-2440 Geel. Requests not later than April 5, 1990. Documents cost 5 000 Belgian francs. Language: Dutch. Date of opening: May 2, 1990 (1405) at the Hik Campus. Tenders may lapse after April 5, 1990 (1405) + 90 days.

Awarding Authority: Hoger Instituut der Kempen, Technische Schoolstraat 52, B-2440 Geel. Tel: (014) 58 55 75. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/36 of 03/ 13/90 (90/S050-06783/NL). Award procedure: public invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of tenders: May 2, 1990 (1400).

Belgium - MTN Tender

Computer equipment

Language: Danish. Goods: one network server (80386-based with screen and keyboard and with up to 600 mbyte hard disk), network operating system, four distribution boxes, cabling (twisted-pair and optical fiber), approximately 150 plugs, monitoring/diagnostics station with auto-backup, one gateway SNA/ SDLC to IBM 9370, etc., one CAD documentation and marking system. It is anticipated approximately 30 existing PCs and 4 print servers with existing printers will need to be interconnected. No division into lots. Duration of supplies: three months.

Write to: Handelsafdelingen, Kontraktsektionen 405, Flyvematerielkommandoen, Postbox 130, DK-3500 Vaerlose. Tel: 44 68 22 55. Telex: 37375 or 37376, AIRMAT DK. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/41 of 03/13/90 (90/S050-06669/DA). Award procedure: restricted invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of applications: April 13, 1990.

Denmark - MTN Tender

Laser printers

Supply of IBM 4381 and MVS/XA compatible laser printers. Minimum/maximum amounts in French francs and including all taxes: 200,000/1,000,000. Documents

from address below, Direction de l'Administration et des Finances, Service des Contrats et Marches, F. Latour, tel: 83 50 46 30; or F. Andre, tel: 83 50 46 88. Requests not later than April 20, 1990 (1600). Language: French. No bond required. Tenders may lapse after 120 days.

Awarding Authority: Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique (INIST-CNRS), 2 allee du Parc de Brabois, F-54514 Vandoeuvre-les-Nancy Cedex. Tel: 83 50 46 00. Fax: 83 50 46 50. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S051/ 40 of 03/14/90 (90/S051-06908/FR). Award procedure: public invitation to tender. Contract type: call-off. Deadline for receipt of tenders: April 27, 1990(1600).

France - MTN Tender

Microcomputers

Language: French. Goods: purchase of 80 microcomputers and of printers and miscellaneous software (in phases). Further information from address below, M. Groleau, tel: 40 58 30 24; or Mme Metro, tel: 40 58 30 14.

Awarding authority: Imprimerie Nationale, Service Financier et des Achats, 17 rue de la Convention, F-75015 Paris. Tel: 40 58 30 00. Telex IMPRINA 204388. Fax: 40 58 30 55. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/41 of 03/13/90 (90/ S050-06602/FR). Award procedure: restricted invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of applications: April 6, 1990 (1600).

France - MTN Tender

Computer equipment

Supply of a computer system, value pesetas 105,000,000, including VAT. Documents from: Subdireccion General de Compras, c/Victor Hugo 4, E-28071 Madrid. Requests not later than April 1, 1990. Documents are free of charge. Language: Spanish. Date of (public) opening: April 17, 1990 (1200) Deposits and guarantees: provisional bond of 2,100,000 pesetas. Tenders may lapse after four months.

Awarding Authority: Ministerio de Economia y Hacienda, Direccion General del Patrimonio del Estado, c/Alcala 5 y 7, E-28071 Madrid. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S051/41 of 03/14/90 (90/S051-06902/ES). Award procedure: public invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of tenders: April 11, 1990(1300).

Spain - MTN Tender

Portable computers

Statskontoret (the Swedish agency for administrative development) intends to negotiate call-off contracts for laptops. The procurement procedure is open. Firms interested in being invited to tender must apply to the entity soonest in order to obtain bid specifications, giving references and other pertinent information. Bid documents will be in Swedish although the bids themselves will be accepted in English.

Write to: Statskontoret, Upphandlingsavdelningen, Box 34107, S-100 26 Stockholm. Tel: int/46/8-738 4000. Fax: 8/13 77 84. Tender no. DNR 151/90-3. Deadline: 04/23/90.

Sweden - MTN Tender

Management information system

The Ministry of Defence (Navy) invites proposals for the supply, installation and support of a management information system, with a Unix operating system based on AT&T's system V source code and running Informix relational database management system. The computer system consisting of 43 user terminals, some with graphics capabilities, 10 printers and 1 optical mark or character reader will be used to hold examination questions and training and administrative records in a large training establishment. Conformity and/or commitment to Posix standards will be expected.

Reference PRT 139/00387 to be quoted in all communications. Only proposals that provide a complete solution will be considered. The supplier must act as prime contractor for all aspects of the requirement, including the responsibility for the satisfactory operation of the Uniplex and Informix on the hardware proposed. Delivery (to Ministry of Defence, HMS Daedalus, Lee-on- Solent, Hampshire) is required by Feb. 11, 1991. Invitation deadline: April 18, 1990. (for the issue of the operational requirement.) It should be noted this notice relates to the issue of an operational requirement. An invitation to tender for a technical design study may be issued subsequently to any supplier who has been shortlisted for this purpose on the basis of his response to the operational requirement and completion of satisfactory discussions culminating in the signing of a memorandum of agreement.

Awarding Authority: Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency, PC12C, Gildengate House, Upper Green Lane, UK-Norwich NR3 1DW. Tel: (06 03) 69 46 41. Telex: 975021. Fax: (06 03) 69 48 17 (Mr. R.G. Smith). Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/43-44 of 03/13/90 (90/S050-06733/EN). Contract type: purchase. Deadline for receipt of applications: April 11, 1990.

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Computer system

Goods: C-in-C Fleet Engineering Staff administer the maintenance management system for the surface fleet, primarily a paper system that has been partially computerized. The existing system consists of 10 CPUs with 24 terminals at three sites. The operating systems are a mixture of CP/M and CDOS. The RDBMS is 'sensible solution' and the word-processing packages are Wordstar and Lex. A new computer system must be able to carry out all the functions of the existing system and extra functions required to fully automate the production of maintenance documentation. The production of large volumes of high quality forms quickly and accurately is the solution that is being sought.

The solution requires a functional specification, a central processor with 21 terminals at the main site, a CPU and two terminals at two sites, a CPU and six terminals at the fourth site, a CPU and three terminals at the fifth site, four laptops and 15 printers. The operating system must be Posix compliant Unix. Uniplex 2 & integrated office automation package is to form the front- end and the RDBMS will be specified in the OR. The solution includes software development, data conversion and loading, customizing, documentation and training.

Only proposals that provide a complete solution will be considered. The supplier must act as prime contractor for all aspects of the requirement, including the responsibility for the satisfactory operation of the Uniplex and RDBMS on the hardware proposed. Delivery to: Portsmouth Naval Base, Hampshire and Rosyth Naval Base, Scotland. Delivery required by Dec. 7, 1990; installation, data conversion, software development, training and acceptance tests to be complete by May 31, 1991. Invitation deadline: April 18, 1990 (for the issue of the operation requirement.) Reference PRT 139/00399.

Awarding Authority: Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency, PC12C/1, Gildengate House, Upper Green Lane, UK-Norwich NR3 1DW. Tel: (06 03) 69 46 43. Telex: 975021 CENCOM. Fax: (06 03) 69 48 17 (Mrs. C.R. Woodcock).Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/42 of 03/13/90 (90/S050-06680/ EN). Contract type:

purchase. Deadline for receipt of applications: April 11, 1990. (Requests for the operational requirement.)

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Computer system

Applications must be marked as follows: tenders for resource management decision support system. Goods: a resource management/decision support system consisting of the supply and installation of computer hardware, systems software, applications software, hardware and software to provide (possibly restricted) access to the system through the authority's existing terminal population; the provision of a project manager; training and any management consultancy required and hardware and software maintenance. Division into lots: proposals and tenders will be for a total system solution comprising all hardware, software and supporting services.

Bids from consortia are acceptable, although one company should be identified as being accountable for the total service delivery. Delivery starting November 1990, or by agreement. Invitation deadline: Sept. 14, 1990. In order to prove the supplier's technical capabilities it is important that a request for an operational requirement should be accompanied by a list of the principal systems installed over the past three years with the sums, dates and recipients' addresses. Failure to provide this information may result in the operational requirement being withheld. Preference will be given to those companies that have developed or are in an advanced state of developing a case mix system.

Awarding Authority: South West Hertfordshire Health Authority, Resource Management Project, 43 Kings Close, UK-Watford WD1 8UB attn Mrs. J. Rice. Tel: (09 23) 24 63 00. Fax: (09 23) 24 86 52. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/42-43 of 03/13/90 (90/S050-06686/EN). Award procedure: restricted invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of applications: April 23, 1990.

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Computer system

To be delivered to 84 schools within the metropolitan borough of Solihull. Goods: supply, installation and maintenance of computer hardware and software. 14 secondary schools will require multi-user systems supporting up to four users. Each of the primary schools will require a single user installation. In total, it is estimated that 84 software licenses and approximately 120 user screens will be purchased. Suppliers may tender for some and/or all the goods required. OSI standards will be used. Goods are to be delivered by July 31, 1990. Documents (free) from: address below, Elizabeth Leftwich, Purchasing Officer. Requests not later than: April 17, 1990. The tenderer will be bound to keep his tender open for a minimum of three months.

Awarding Authority: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council, PO Box 18, Council House, UK-Solihull B91 3QS, West Midlands. Tel: (021) 704 60 00. Telex: 94012124-SMBC G. Fax: (021) 704 61 14. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/38 of 03/13/90 (90/S050-06825/EN). Deadline for receipt of tenders: April 30, 1990 (1200).

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Typewriters

Supply of electronic typewriters. Anticipated requirement: 1,000 a year. Documents from address below, Direction des Affaires Juridiques et Economiques, 10th Floor, tel: 40 02 78 86. Requests not later than: April 17, 1990. Language: French. Tenders may lapse after April 23, 1990 (1600) + 150 days. Other information: Claire Michon, tel: 40 02 79 89; or Christiane Palabost, tel: 40 02 78 71.

Awarding Authority: Union des Groupements d'Achats Publics, Direction des Achats, 209 rue de Bercy, F-75585 Paris Cedex 12. Tel: 40 02 77 00. Telex 680667. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S051/36-37 of 03/14/90 (90/S051-06767/ FR). Award procedure: public invitation to tender - no. 90-T-08. Deadline for receipt of tenders: April 23, 1990(1600).

France - MTN Tender

Equipment for cutting, folding and inserting forms

Riksskatteverket (the national tax board) intends to purchase the above for delivery to a number of computer centers at the regional tax authorities. Firms interested in being invited to tender must apply to the entity soonest in order to obtain bid specifications, giving references and other pertinent information. Bid documents will be in Swedish although the bids themselves will be accepted in English. Bid envelopes are to be marked: 'Anbud Pa Efterbehandlingsutrustning.'

Write to: Riksskatteverket, Tekniska Avd., attn Mt Olle Renstrom, S-171 94 Solna. Tel: int/46/8-764 8804. Fax: 8-280332. Deadline: 04/25/90.

Sweden - MTN Tender

36 Electrical & Electronic

Machinery, Equipment &

Supply Mfrs.

Communications equipment

The Lord Chancellor's Department seeks equipment to allow for evidence to be given through live television links by witnesses under the age of 14 as provided by section 32 (1) (b) of the Criminal Justice Act 1988. Equipment is to be supplied initially to 12 Crown Court locations in England and Wales. It is anticipated that up to six further systems a year will be required in 1991, 1992 and 1993 and these will be obtained from the same chosen supplier. Delivery deadline: delivery of the initial systems within 28 weeks from issue of operational requirement. Invitation deadline: April 13, 1990. It should be noted that this notice relates to the issue of an operational requirement. An invitation to tender will be issued subsequently to any supplier who has been short-listed for this purpose on the basis of his response to the operational requirement and completion of satisfactory discussions and demonstrations. Quote ref: PRT 353/00029.

Awarding Authority: Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency, PC34A, Gildengate House, Upper Green Lane, UK-Norwich NR3 1DW. Tel: (06 03) 69 46 04. Telex: 975021 CENCOM G. Fax: (06 03) 69 48 17 (D.A. Bethel). Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S051/43 of 03/13/90 (90/S051-06762/EN). Contract type:

purchase. Deadline for receipt of applications: April 11, 1990.

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

Echograph equipment

Supply and installation of echograph material for the following applications: lot 1) radiology, lot 2) urology, lot 3) cardiology. Bids may be submitted for any number of lots. Delivery deadline: four months. documents from: address below, M. le Directeur. Language: French. Tenders may lapse after four months.

Awarding Authority: Centre Hospitalier General Louis Pasteur, ave. Leon Jouhaux, F-39108 Dole. Tel: 84 72 81 21. Fax: 84 82 74 07. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/33 of 03/13/90 (90/S050-06633/FR). Award procedure: public invitation to tender.

France - MTN Tender

Rectifier system

This tender is separated in two alternatives. Alternative I refers to the extension of the existing systems; alternative II refers to the supply of complete new systems. Alternative I: this shall include prices for the extension of the existing rectifier systems at the two stations - Electra House and Acropolis. The tender shall be divided in two sections, one for each station: section (a) - Electra House: the existing 1,000A system will be extended to 3,000A; section (b) - Acropolis: the existing 1,600A system will be extended to 3,200A.

Alternative II: this alternative shall include prices for the supply of complete new rectifier systems. The tender shall be divided in two sections, one for each station: section (a) - Electra House: provision of a complete rectifier system for 3,000 amps station load; section (b) - Acropolis: provision of a complete rectifier system for 3,200 amps station load. The extension of battery floating equipment is required to satisfy the increased needs for DC power supply to telephone exchanges and radio equipment at the authority's two stations.

Tender prices should be cif landed in Cyprus pounds or U.S. dollars. Successful tenderer will be required to provide banker's letter of guarantee for 10 percent of quotation. Firm delivery dates must be given and are considered essential. One copy of tender document is being air-mailed via FPO March 15, to USDOC/ITA/TOP. Set of two tender documents costing C 10 ($25) is available at CYTA. U.S. firms not represented in Cyprus wishing embassy to obtain tender documents should provide funds plus $25 (total $50) to cover air express delivery. Check must be written in the name of the U.S. embassy, Nicosia, and either sent via commercial courier or mailed air express to embassy to expedite handling.

Obtain documents from: U.S. Embassy, Nicosia, Cyprus attn EC/Comm. Tel: 357-2-465151 ext. 227. Refer to CYTA contract no. AT 8/90. Bid deadline: April 27, 1990.

Cyprus - Semi-Government Organization Tender

X-ray equipment

Three units for medical use, three developing machines, three units marking apparatus and three packages marking stripes. Bids will be opened May 8, 1990, 9:30 a.m., at address below, Room 338. Bids are to be submitted in German; price quotations in Austrian currency. Place of delivery: Baden, St. Poelten, Klagenfurt. Tender documents are available at no cost at address below until May 4, 1990.

Write to: Federal Ministry of Defense, Department San, Stiftgasse 2A, A-1070 Vienna. Tel: 43/1/935621 ext. 5174. Fax: 43/1/966683. Envelopes containing bids must be marked as follows: Oeffentliche Ausschreibung Reference Nr. 94/ 050/00-00/90-4.10. The green address label enclosed to the document is to be used. Bid deadline: May 7, 1990, 2 p.m.

Austria - MTN Tender

X-ray equipment

Four lots. Delivery deadline: 60 days. Language: French. Tenders may lapse after 90 days.

Write to: Centre Hospitalier de la Cote Basque, Direction des Services Economiques, 13 ave. de l'Interne Jacques Loeb, F-64109 Bayonne. Tel: 59 44 39 90. Telex: CHBAYON 540 394 F. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/33 of 03/13/ 90 (90/S050-06633/FR). Award procedure: public invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of tenders: April 23, 1990 (1400).

France - MTN Tender

Scanners

Two lots. Bids may be submitted for either lot. Delivery deadline: 1990 to 1991. Language: French. Tenders may lapse after 120 days.

Write to: Ministere de la Defense, Service de Sante des Armees, Direction des Approvisionnements et des Etablissements Centraux, Division Achats, Bureau Pharmacie, Camp d'Orleans Chanteau, Route de Saint-Lye, BP 2533, F-45038 Orleans Cedex 1. Tel: 38 86 43 39-272. Telex: 780 393 DIRAPRO. Fax: 38 83 82 89. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/32 of 03/13/90 (90/S050-06600/FR). Award procedure: public invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of tenders: April 24, 1990.

France - MTN Tender

Medical equipment

Supply in three lots of echocardiograph equipment (mobile and static equipment) plus luminosity intensifiers for various addresses. Division into lots: yes. Language: Italian. Applications to be drawn up on duty-stamped paper. Applications must be submitted by Post Office registered post. The outer envelope must be marked with the subject of the application. Invitation deadline: April 9, 1990 (1200) + 90 days.

Awarding Authority: Unita Sanitaria Locale XIII, Genova 4, Segreteria Acquisti Unificati, Viale Benedetto XV 10, I-16132 Genoa. Tel: (010) 35 35 20 61/20 68. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S051/42 of 03/14/90 (90/S051-06653/ IT). Award procedure: restricted invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of applications: April 9, 1990(1200).

Italy - MTN Tender

Medical equipment

Supply, installation and maintenance of the following medical equipment: diagnostic X-ray (7 sites); radiotherapy treatment simulator (1 site); gamma cameras (3 sites); diagnostic ultrasound (2 sites). Delivery carriage-paid to various sites within the Yorkshire region. It is anticipated that delivery will be required by March 1991.

In their response to this notice, suppliers should state clearly for which equipment they wish to receive the operational requirement(s). It is stressed that this notice relates to the issue of an operational requirement. An invitation to tender will be issued subsequently to any supplier who has been short-listed on the basis of his response to the operational requirement and completion of satisfactory discussions and demonstrations, subject to being accepted on the authority's approved list of suppliers.

Awarding Authority: Yorkshire Regional Health Authority, Regional Supply Centre, Foxbridge Way, UK-Normanton WF6 1TL. Tel: (09 24) 22 01 10. Fax: (09 24) 22 01 58 (Purchasing Manager, Medical and Central Services.) Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/45-46 of 03/13/90 (90/S050-06752/E N). Deadline for receipt of applications: April 12, 1990.

United Kingdom - MTN Tender

37 Transportation

Equipment Mfrs.

Car seats

Bank ref: Banamex SNC, Santa Maria la Rivera; Bancomer SNC, Sandalo.

Write to: Evaristo Trevino Noye, Director General, Asientos y Estructuras Metalicas SA de CV, Insurgentes Norte 458-12, Col. Atlampa, 06450 Mexico, D.F. Tel: (905) 547-6207. Fax: (905) 547-8240.

Mexico - Rep./Distrib.

38 Measuring, Analyzing &

Controlling Instruments;

Photographic, Medical &

Optical Goods; Watch &

Clock Mfrs.

Electronic devices to test precious metals Also interested in a tester of mounted or unmounted precious and semi-precious stones.

Write to: Haralambos Belokas, Chairman, A. and P. Belokas Co., Dodekanissou 14, Alimos, GR-174 56 A. Kalamaki. Tel: 01130/1/9914686. Fax: 9914686.

Greece - Agency

Watches; jewelry; cosmetics; sporting goods; knit underwear; costume jewelry, miscellaneous notions

Large quantities needed. Indicate standard type of packaging (e.g. no. of pieces per container). Price quotation: fob U.S. or cif Romania. Payment terms negotiable. Deliveries in April and May 1990.

Write to: Serban Altangiu, Director General, Mercur, 118 Calea Victoriei, Bucharest, Romania. Telex: 11368. Deadline: 03/31/90.

Romania - Foreign Government Tender

70-79 Services -

Personal & Business

Software

Language: French. Supply of map software (covering metropolitan France and overseas departments and territories, communes and cantons) based on statistical data, for PC-compatible micros running under MS-DOS. Also included: training, technical assistance, maintenance, follow-up and fine tuning. No division into lots. Further information: address below, Alex E. Merali, tel: (1) 45 71 41 77; or Phillipe Buenia, tel: (1) 45 71 50 48.

Awarding Authority: Ministere de l'Interieur, Direction des Transmissions et de l'Informatique, Place Beauvau, F-75800 Paris. Tel: 45 71 41 77. Telex: MIDIF 283004 F. Fax: 45 79 08 28. Suppl. of off. journal EC no. S050/40 of 03/ 13/90 (90/S050-06601/FR). Award procedure: restricted invitation to tender. Deadline for receipt of applications: April 19, 1990 (1700).

France - MTN Tender

Hotels

The firm is seeking offers from well-known U.S. hotel chains for construction of a new hotel adjacent to the fairgrounds. The hotel should have about 650 to 800 beds of various categories and facilities associated with a deluxe category hotel, such as convention halls, bars, garages, restaurants, etc. The hotel will be built in the immediate vicinity of the proposed Zagr World Trade Center.

Write to: Josip Kroflin, Deputy Director General, Zagrebacki Velesajam, Aleja B. Kidrica 2, 41020 Zagreb, Yugoslavia.

Yugoslavia - Joint Venture Abroad