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Trade leads on this page are listed according to type of lead. Codes preceding each industry/product heading represent classifications according to the Harmonized System of tariff codes published by the Bureau of the Census. An accompanying box outlines section product classifications under the HS codes.

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GOVERNMENT TENDERS

8766 Tipper trucks

842481 Agricultural tractors

8501 Generator, 175 kva

8430 Vibratory rollers

842951 Front-end wheel loaders

847910 Vibratory plates

Product data: HS 8766 tipper trucks, 13 units; HS 842481 agricultural tractors, 2-1/2 ton tipping trailer, 1 unit; HS 8501 generator, 175 kva, four units; HS 8430 vibratory rollers (0.5 tons), 16 units; HS 842951 front-end wheel loaders, two units; HS 847910 vibratory plates (0.5 tons), 17 units. Federal Republic of Nigeria received loan from International Bank for Reconstruction and Development of World Bank in various currencies toward cost of highway sector loan project. Part of the proceeds of loan will be applied to eligible payments under contract for supply of construction, plant, vehicles and equipment for highway maintenance. Federal Ministry of Works and Housing invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for supply of above items.

Interested bidders can obtain further information from and inspect bidding documents at the office of the Chief Technical Officer (MCP), Federal Ministry of Works & Housing, Room 147, Old Building, Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos, between 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. from Feb. 12, 1992. Complete set of bidding documents can be purchased by any interested eligible bidders on the submission of written application and upon payment of a non-refundable fee (bank draft, certified check or cash) of 1,000 naira (US$1 equals 10.5 naira). Additional sets of documents can be purchased at same price. All bids must be accompanied by bid security in an acceptable form as specified in bidding documents and both must be submitted in sealed envelope marked ''confidential bid for supply of construction, plant, vehicles and equipment" and must be delivered to Secretary, Ministerial Tenders Board, Ministry of Works & Housing, Tenders Board Room 16, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Contact: The Chief Technical Officer (MCP), Federal Ministry of Works & Housing, Lagos, Nigeria. Refer to: IBRD loan no. 2963 EIPI. Bid deadline: 4/ 3/92 (1200 hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

American Embassy (FCS TOP), Lagos, Nigeria, Department of State, Washington, D.C. 20521 8300. Refer to: T0002.

Nigeria - Foreign Government Tender

8471 Computer system

Delivery to address below. Goods: reference IT2 (quote in all communications). Integrated office system conforming to OSI standards, supporting Unix system V release 4.0 or equivalent including a Unix server, number of Unix terminals, number of desktop laser printers, office automation system software (such system to integrate with existing ICL mainframe application packages particularly revenues and committee minuting systems and DRS 300 CDOS terminals). System must conform to international, European and British standards i.e. Gosip, ISO, IEEE, etc. or equivalent. Authority is prepared to consider reasonable variations to tender specifications provided that any proposed variation is made clear in supplier's tender and meets minimum requirements of tender specification. Division into lots: no. Delivery deadline: phased delivery by agreement.

Documents from address below. Requests no later than: March 20, 1992. Fee: UK500. Language: English. Deposits and guarantees: none. Financing and payment: to be agreed. Legal form in case of group bidders: if tender is submitted by group of suppliers then those suppliers, if awarded contract, shall assume such legal form by incorporation or otherwise as will enable them to contract with authority as a single legal entity. It will be necessary for satisfactory performance of contract for group to state single address responsible for receipt and processing of authority's orders and resolving any problem relating to contract. Open procedure: Mildenhall: computer system.

Qualifications: suppliers tendering are required to furnish evidence of their supply position and financial guarantees by including following: banker's reference; copy of previous three years' accounts; proof that none of circumstances in article 20 of Directive 77/62/EEC applies to the supplier; list of recent major contracts completed, together with addresses of those customers and references from three such customers; statement indicating technical resources and facilities available and measures for ensuring quality. Tenders may lapse after: June 29, 1992. Criteria to be applied will be stated in tender specification documents. Contract type: flexible, but redundant equipment must be subject to a satisfactory buy-back agreement. Derogation from art. 7(2): no. For copy of tender documents, interested parties must contact awarding authority directly. Do not contact American Embassy for documents.

Contact: Forest Heath District Council, District Offices, College Heath Road, UK-Milkenhall IP28 7EY, Suffolk. Tel: 06 38 71 90 00. Fax: 06 38 71 64 93. Suppl. of Off. Journal EC No. S32/47-48 of 2/14/92 (91/S32-5065/EN). Final group of numbers should be referenced in all correspondence with awarding authority. Award procedure: open invitation to tender. Bid deadline: 3/30/92 (1200 hours).

Please send a copy of your response to:

Commercial Officer (TOP), American Embassy, London, England, FPO New York 09498. Refer to: T2699.

United Kingdom - MTN Tender