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NORTH BIHAR POWER DISTRIB (Reqd Office:Vidvut Bhawan Bailev Roa Letter No: RIq 77V χ″ θ′ 5子 "′ =35′ 0,F′ ‐■ Dated: p? | h5-l 2D15- CllV IV● υ 40=098R20■ 25σ `0′ 8920 ca″ rarr″ α +,2‐ 77● 38J,0コ E ma l cebrgfnbttdO From, B. K Choudhary, Chie, Engineer, Projects-l. To, M/s Godrej & Boyce MIg. Company Limited, Pirojsha Nagar, Vikhroli, lvlumbai400 079. lLetter of Award for Supplyl Sub: - Letter of Award for supply of materials & equipments for "composite work of Supply & Erection work of 33/11 KV PSs, Augmentation of Power transformers & Distribution Transformers, New & R&M of 33 KV lines, New 11 KV lines, R&M of L1 KV Lines (Partly AB Cable), New & R&M of LT Lines (Partly AB Cable), New & R&M of DSS etc on turnkey basis for Strengthening, Improvement & Augmentation of Distribution system under Special Plan (BRGF) scheme Phase'll, Balance work of PhaseJ and Phase-ll (Part-C) in N,luzaffarpur Vaishali, Sitamarhi and Sheohar district against NtT No: 229,/PR/NBPDCt/2014. R.f, 1, NVRFP NO' 22\/PR/NBPDCL/20L4. 2. Your Offer Letter Nor GNB/229lPR/NBPDCU2014 dated 03.01.2015. 3. This Office Letter Nor 328 dated 15.01.2015. 4. Board Of Director's 44th Meeting Resolution No.44'05.03 dated 03.02.2015 Oear Sir, With reference to your offer submitted against RFP Noi 229IPR/NBPDCL/2014, subsequent clarifications and your submission vide your letter no. GNB/229IPR,/NBPDCL/2014/REPLY dated 17.0I.2015, we confirm a.ceptance of your bid price read in conjunction with the Specifications, Terms and (onditions of the bddrllg documents and award on you a contract (herein atter refer to as "First Contract" or "Supply Contract") for supply of all equipments and materials Composite work of supply & Erection work of 33/11 KV PSS, Augmentation of Power transformers & Distribution Tran5formers, ¢

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    From,B. K Choudhary,Chie, Engineer, Projects-l.


    M/s Godrej & Boyce MIg. Company Limited,Pirojsha Nagar, Vikhroli, lvlumbai400 079.

    lLetter of Award for Supplyl

    Sub: - Letter of Award for supply of materials & equipments for "composite work of Supply

    & Erection work of 33/11 KV PSs, Augmentation of Power transformers &Distribution Transformers, New & R&M of 33 KV lines, New 11 KV lines, R&M of L1KV Lines (Partly AB Cable), New & R&M of LT Lines (Partly AB Cable), New & R&M ofDSS etc on turnkey basis for Strengthening, Improvement & Augmentation ofDistribution system under Special Plan (BRGF) scheme Phase'll, Balance work of

    PhaseJ and Phase-ll (Part-C) in N,luzaffarpur Vaishali, Sitamarhi and Sheohar district

    against NtT No: 229,/PR/NBPDCt/2014.

    R.f, 1, NVRFP NO' 22\/PR/NBPDCL/20L4.2. Your Offer Letter Nor GNB/229lPR/NBPDCU2014 dated 03.01.2015.3. This Office Letter Nor 328 dated 15.01.2015.4. Board Of Director's 44th Meeting Resolution No.44'05.03 dated 03.02.2015

    Oear Sir,

    With reference to your offer submitted against RFP Noi 229IPR/NBPDCL/2014,

    subsequent clarifications and your submission vide your letter no.GNB/229IPR,/NBPDCL/2014/REPLY dated 17.0I.2015, we confirm a.ceptance of your bid

    price read in conjunction with the Specifications, Terms and (onditions of the bddrllg

    documents and award on you a contract (herein atter refer to as "First Contract" or "Supply

    Contract") for supply of all equipments and materials Composite work of supply & Erection

    work of 33/11 KV PSS, Augmentation of Power transformers & Distribution Tran5formers,

  • R&M of LT Lines (Partly AB Cable), New & R&M of DSS etc on turnkey basis lor

    Strengthening, Improvement & Augmentation ol Distribution system under Special Plah

    (BRGF) scheme Phase-ll, Balance wo* of Phase-l and Phase-ll (Part-C) in Muzaffarpur

    Vaishali, Sitamarhi and Sheohar dastrict and other works as set forth in the Bidding

    documents bearing RFP No: 22glPR/NBPDCV2014.

    1. Scope of work:

    The scope of work under this package shall include but not limited to the following:

    This includes survey, engineerinq, de5i9n, preparation of all drawings, testing of the material5

    at manufacturers works, supply of materials and equipments as per technical specifications,

    loading, unloading, transportation, delivery, storage at works sites, erection andcommissioning in all respect of 33/1lKV PsS, augmentation & renovation of 33/11 XV PSS

    includihg associated Civil works, 33 KV & 11 KV Lines etc and allied works including supply

    of all related materials on turnkey basis and handing over of the same to NBPDCL. Detailed

    scope of work is specified in the technical specification which interalia includes thefollowings.

    Any other item of work not specifically mentioned above but is required for erection, testing

    & commissioning and satisfactory operation ol the 33/11 KV PSs, New/renovated 33 KV &

    11 KV lines, Nedrenovated tT Lines, NeuAugmented Power Transformer etc,NevAugmented Distribution transformer and any other equipment installed under the

    contract etc are deemed to be included in the scope of contractor unless 5pecifically


    The scope of work shall cover the works in complete conformity with the tender specification

    and the works specified-

    lv. All civil works required for completion of the work shall be deemed to be included in thescoPe of work.

    v. Satisfactory and safe operation of the complete 33,/11 KV PSS, New/renovated 33 KV & 11KV lines, new/renovated LT Lines, New/Augmented Power Transformer etc, New/Augmented

    Distribution transformer and any other equipment installed under the contract etc shall be


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    Detail survey, identification inclLlding route alignment, profiling, po e spotting

    submission/approval of drawing, a! per direction of Chief Engineer/Engineer In-Charge for

    NeWR&M of 33111 KV PSS,33 KV lines, 11 KV lines, LT lines, Distribution Transformers and

    for other associated works etc.

    Walk through identification of the ele.trical network

    execution of the work.

    Preparation of all relevant drawings.


    Detail survey, ldentification and assessment of R&M work of the 33/11 KV P55, 33 KV lines,

    11 KV lines !4ith respect to proper loading of the system/network.

    All olher relevant, associated, required works

    The Scope of work doe s nolinclude dittribution frrnchise ar.a.

    2. Contract oricci

    The total contract price for the scope of suppiy for completion of works as contained in

    the tender documents thall be Rs. 3,02,91,92,907.00/' (Rs. Three Hundred Two Crores Ninetv

    One Lacs Ninety Two Thousand Nine Hundred Seven only) (as detailed in Annexure-l'A & lB)'

    which is inclusive of all taxes, duties, insurance, freight (except State or Local taxes like entry

    tax/octroi) etc.

    3. Pric6:

    The prices shall remain "FIRM" excePt gpecified as in APpendix 2: Price Adjustment Clause

    1.0 of RFP/ NIr.


    4. Ouantit!r:

    NBPDCL have taken reasonable care to correctly assess the requirement/ /quantity

    mentioned in the tender notice and general conditions but due to inherent nature of the

    contract, it is to be noted by the contractors that such requiremenvquantity are apploxirnate

    actual and sLlbject to increase or decrease as the case may be' No claim will be entertained

    for the decrease in quantity or elimination of items tendered' Any minor work required for

    comptetion of the job and not mentioned in the tender specifications shall be done by the

    contractor without extra cost to NBPDCL. Nonethetess if it is jointly assessed by the Employer

    and the Contractor that any major item/component of the work essential for completion rs

    r-\NY -)-

    in the project area lor planning the

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  • not included in the specification (and is of such nature that has to be necessarily be inclucj'ed

    separately), then cost of such items shall be negotiated between Employer and Contractor. It

    is nevertheless understood by both Employer and the Contractors that such a provrsion is

    enabling in nature and is to be used in only exceptaonal circumstances in genuine deserving

    cases of omission from specifications of major items.

    The scope of work under this tender/contract shall be generally as detailed under this

    tender specification. The Owner reserves the right to increase or de(rease the quantities of

    works/items covered under this contract during its execution without any change in the

    rates, terms and conditions. There shall be no limit of quantity for the individual items but

    the total varaations in all such items shall be timited to +20% ptus twenty percent of the

    aontract prices without any change in unit rates, term5 and conditions.

    Also, the quantities of individual items may exceed LOA quantity as per siterequirement within the approved lump-sum award cost. The Contractor shall be responsible

    for supply and execution of such enhanced quantity for completion of the works afterapproval of competent authority.

    The contractor shall be paid for such finalized quantity at the unit rate indicated in

    the Letter of Award/Contract.

    ii. lf any non schedule item is required due to field requirement during execution of work whrchis not covered in the bid proposal, the rate such atem may bejudacaously decided after proper

    rate analysis in special circumstances and the rates so decided sha be mutually agreed to

    between the Employer and the Contractor as full and final settlement for that item.

    5. Time of completion:

    i. The completaon period for the work under Bid shall be Two (2) years as per RFp/NlTii. The work shall be considered to be completed only when the Electricat Superintending

    Engineer under whom the work is being carried out will issue certificate to this effect.

    iii. Strict adherence to the time schedule for pe(orming the works specified in the tenderspecification sha be the essence of the contract

    iv. As per the MIestOnes specified in Nrr/RFP, The

    subm`Jon Of bl of pp,ereclon and d wO

    following timeline has been provided fo.

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  • SI No Period after awad ot work (D.r. ot LOA) Bi l,ubmis,ion S`hedule

    1 9 onths 15% of the awarded work value

    2 15onths 0% of the awarded work value

    3 21 onths 57o % ot the awarded work value

    4 24onth5 100 % of the awarded work va ue

    v, Ihe contractor shall submit a detailed PERT Nehvork/Bar chan withln the tirne frame agreed

    and as per milestone consisting of adequate number of activities coverinq var ous key phases

    of the work sLlch as survey, design, Procurement, manufacturing, shipment and field erectlon

    testing & commissioning activities within fifteen (15) days from the date of agreement of the

    Contract for approval by Chief Engineer' This network shall also indcate the inter face

    facilities to be provided by the NBPDcVowner and dates by wh ch such facilitles are needed

    Finalization of the Network/bar charts will be precondition to release of any lnitial advance

    payment to the contractor. During the performance of the contract, if in the opinion of the

    Engineer in charge, proper progress is not maintained, suitable changes will be made n the

    contractor's operations to ensure proper progress without any cost implcation to the

    NBPDCV Owner. The interface facilities to be provided by the NBPDCL/owner in accordance

    with the agreed network shall also be reviewed while reviewing the progress of the


    vi. The PERT Cha BAR Chart shall include all a.tivities included n scope of Work separatelyvii. Based on the above-agreed Network/Bar chart, weekly/fortnightly/Monthly progress report

    shall be submitted by the contractor as directed by the Engineer in charge/NBPDCL

    viii. Subsequent to the finalization of the Network, the contractor shall make avai able to theEngineer in charge/NBPDCL a detailed programme in line with the agreed Contract Network.

    Such programme shall be reviewed, up dated and submitted to the Enqineer in

    charge/NBPDCL regularly.

    Contract performance guarantee (Securiw DePosit) & Performan

  • The amount of security money /CPG deposited shall be refunded after successiul

    completion of the entire work & taking over of the project & submission ol performance


    li, Validity of Bank Guarantee for CPG will be 60 days beyond schedute comptetion period of rheproject and will be extended till actual successful comptetion of the enrire work and taking

    over of the project and submi5sion of performance guarantee.

    lil. The performance guarantee shall cover the following guarantee al5o, to the Owner.iv, The successful bidder guarantees the successful and satisfactory operation of the equipment

    furnished and erected under the contract, as per the tender specifications.

    v. The Successful bidder further guarantees that the equipment provided and insta|ed by himshall be free from all defects in design, material and workmanship and shall upon written

    notice from the Owner, fully remedy free of expense to the Owner/ 5uch defects as developed

    under the normal use of the said equipment within the period of guarantee specified in the

    tender specifications.

    vi. The contract performance guarantee is intended to secure the performance of the entirecontract. However, it is not to be construed limiting the damages under performanceguarantee clause and damages stipulated in other clauses in the tender document.

    vli. The performan(e guaGntee will be returned to the Contractor without any interest at the endof the period mentioned under clause 34.1.2 above, unless otheMise specified in the tender


    viii. The Bank Guarantee shall be issued from a Nationalized lndian Bank or Eligibte ScheduledEank) (and shall become acceptable to the NBPDCL only after verification by a competent

    authority/ officials of the NBPDCL.

    ix. The sLrccessful bidder, after receapt of LOA, shall execute the agreement within 30 days ofaward of the contract after duly furnishing the 10% bank guarantee. If there is delay beyond

    the specified period in submission of contract performance 8G, 15 days notice will be given

    to the successful L-l bidder and after which NBPDCL may entail cancellation of letter of

    award after giving another 15 days final notice and forfeiting of Earnest Money/bid guarantee

    as also detailed under Earnest Money clause.

    61 Performance Cuarantee:

    L To ensure satisfactory performance of works up to the guarantee per od, the contractor shall,

    after full completion of the work furnish Eank Guarantee of the amount equal to 5olo (Five

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  • percent) of the value of the order (supply and erection ptus civil work). The B.c. ot 5%Submitted against contract performance guarantee may be adjusted against performance


    In Case some items have guarantee period more than that of project,corresponding Performance BG witl require to be submitted and the performance BG would

    be released only after receipt of such BG.

    The validity of Bank Guarantee will be 60 days beyondguarantee/warrantee/defect ljability peraod as per clause 22.2 of Volume-1, Sect on IV (CCC).

    On due performance and execution, of the order in all respects, the BG will be returned thecontractor without any interest on presentation of ,,No Demand Cedificate.,

    Failure of ihe successful Bidder to comply with the requirements of fTB Clause 33 or Ctause 345hall constitute sufficient grounds for the annulment of the award and forfeiture of the bld

    security, in which event the Employer may make the award to the next owest evaluatedBidder or call for new bids.


  • The volume of work indicated rn Annexure is tentative and may vary. The NBPDIL

    reserves the right to change the volume oI work as per actual field requirement to be

    decided by NBPDCL.

    Any discrepancy between specification and bid if not specifically/clearly brought out

    in the schedule will not be considered as a valid deviation.

    ln case of items/works for which price has not been quoted by agency in price bid, it

    shall be deemed as 'Zero' price for such items.

    7-l Powe. to varv or omit wo.k:

    No alterations, under the contract shall be made by the contractor except as

    directed in writing by the NBPDCL, but the NBPDCL shall have flrll power slbje(t to the

    provision hereinafter contained from time to time during the execution of the contract by

    notice in writing, to instruct the Contractor to make such variation without prejudice to the

    contract and the contractor shall carry out such variations and be bound by the same

    conditions as far as applacable, as though the same variation occurred in the contract.

    If any suggested variations would, in the opinion of the contractor, rf (arned oot,

    prevent him from fulfilling any of his obligations, or guarantees under the contract, he shall

    notify the NBPDCL thereof in writing and the NBPDCL shall decide fo(hwith whether or nol

    the same shall be carried out and if the NBPDCL conflrms his instructions, the Contractor's

    obligations and guarantees shall b modified to such an extent as may bejustitied.

    7.2 Subletting of contracti. The Contractor shall not subcontract the whole of the Works.ii. The Contractor may sub(ontract parts of the Work/Facilities with prior written consent of

    the Employer.

    iii. Subcontracting does not alter the Contractor's obligations in any manne. and theContractor shall ensure sufficient superintendence as well as impose such terms and

    conditions on the sub-Contractor as are appropriate to the parts of the Works/Facilities to

    enable the Contractor comply with his obligations under the Contract.

    Statutorv Fee and other charoes:-

    The tenderer will be deemed to have made

    difficulty associated with the site and work

    additronal cost or exoense which need to be/

    themselves acquainted with any special

    indi.ated in the tender including any

    incurred to ensure full compliance with


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    current statutory regulation in force. The right of way, !4ay leave, crop compensation,

    forest and other clearances will be the responsibility of the contractor and expenditures

    towards above if any, shall be borne by the contractor. However, only the statutory fee

    towards forest clearance, Railway crossing or any statutory fees, whatsoever, for charging

    of equipments and lines etc, if any, shall be paid by NBPDCL. NBPDCL sha extend a

    assistance in obtaining the clearances from the Govt. Department

    Marking on equipments: All equipments shall be marked Special plan (BRGF) withspecified color coding.

    !43LP9!ugE: The tenderer shall have to keep a minimum strength of manpower atsite for execution of the pro.ject as given Clause No-37 of Volume I, Section II olRFP/NIT- However, The tenderer shall keep sufficient experienced strength of manpower in consistence with the target of completion of power sub-stations at siteduring the period of execution.

    7,5 Comgliance With Regulations And Bylaws: The Contractor shall conform rn aaspects with:

    i. the provision of any enactment in lndia as applicable from time to timeii. the regulations or bye-laws of any local body and utilities.iii. The Contractor shall be bound to give all notices required by statute, regulations or by

    laws, as aforesaid and to pay all fees and bills payable in respect thereof. The Contractor will

    arrange necessary clearances and Approvals before the Work is taken up.

    Ignorance of Rules, Regulations and gylaws shall not constitute a basis for any

    claim at any stage of work

    7.7 Neoligence:If the contractor shall neglect to execute the work with due diltgence and expedilon

    or shall refuse or neglect to comply with any reasonable orders given to him in writing bythe Enqineer/NBPDCL in connection with the work, or shall contravene the provisions of the

    contract, the NBPDCL may give notice in writing to the contractor calling upon him to make

    good the failure, neglect or contravention complained of should the contractor fail tocomply with such notice within a period considered reasonable by the NBPDCL from thedate of service thereol in the case of a failure, neglect or contravenrion, incapabte of berng

  • be reasonable necessary for making it good then and jn such case the NBPDCL,halt have

    the option and be at liberty to take the work wholly or in part, out of the Contractor s hand

    and may carry on the woak envisaged in the contract either by himself or by his agents ormay re-contract at reasonable prace with any other person or persons to execute the same or

    any pan thereof and provide other materials, tools, tackle or labour for the purpose ofcompleting the works or any part thereof. In such event, the NBPDCL shall without being

    responsible to the Contractor for fair wear and tear of the same, be entitled to seize and take

    possession and have free use of all materials, tools, tackles or other things which may be

    available at the site, for use at any time in connection with the work to the exclusion of any

    right of the Contractor over the same and the NBPDCL shall be ent tled to retain and apply

    and balance sum which may otheMise be than due on contract to Contractor or such part

    thereof as may be necessary, to the payment of the cost of execution of sirch work asaforesaid.

    If the cost of executing the work as aforesaid shal exceed ihe balance due to the

    contractor and the Contractor fails to make good the deficit, the said materials, tools, tackles

    construction plant/equipment or other things, the property of the Contractor as may not

    have been used up in the completion of the works, may be sold by the NBPDCL and the

    sales proceeds of such sale shall be paid by the contractor on the certificate of the Engineer,

    but when all expenses, costs and charges incurred in the completion of the work are pald by

    the contractor all such materials, tools, tackles, construction plant or other things not used

    up in the completion of the work and remaining unsold shall be removed by the Contractor

    7.7 Replacement of defective parts and materials:a) If during the performance of the contract, the Engineer ln Charge/NBPDCL shall decide

    and inform in writing to the Contractor that the Contractor has manufactured anymaterial any equipment or part of the equipment/material unsound and imperfect or has

    furnished any equipment inferior to the quality specified, the contractor on receivtng

    details of such defects or deficiencies shall at his own expense, within 7 (Seven) days of

    his receiving the notice, or otherwise, within such tirne as may be reasonably necessary

    for making it good, proceed to alter, reconstruct or remove such works and furnish fresh

    equipmenvmaterials up to the standards of the specifications. In case, the contractor

    fails to do 50, the Engineer in Charge/NBpDCL may on giving the contractor seven (7)

    days notice in writillc of his intentions to do so, proceed to remove the ponion of the

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  • works so complained of and at the cost of the contractor, perlorm all 5uch work or

    furnish all such equipmenvmaterial provided that nothing in this clause shall be deemed

    to deprive the Owner/NBPDCL of or affect any rlght under the contract which the o\rner

    may otherwise have in respect of defects and deficiencies. The amount so incorred by the

    Owner/NBPDCL on above whatsoever, will be deducted from the contractor ssubsequent bill/ performance 5ecurity, as applicable.

    b) The contractor's tull and extreme liability under this clause shall be satisfied by the

    payment to the owner of the extra cost, of such replacement procured including erection

    as provided for in the contract, such extra cost being the ascertained difference between

    the price paid by the Owner for such repla.ements and the Contract price by portion for

    su.h defective equipment/ materialslrork and repayment of any sum paid by the Owner

    to the Contractor in respect of such defective equipment/material. Should the owner not

    so replace the defective equipments/materials, the Contractor's extreme liability under

    this clause shall be limited to repayment of all sums paid by the owner under the

    contract for such defective equipmenvmaterials.

    7.4 Roorts and PhotoorEoh3:

    During the various stages of work progress, the contractor shall at its own cost

    submit computer generated periodic progress repons (Weekly/Fortnightly/Monthly)/tvIS

    reports as may be reasonably requlred by the Engineer-in-Charge with such materials as

    charts, netwo*s, photographs containing dates, test certificates etc_ Such reports 5ha be in

    format and size as may be required by Engineer-in-Charge/NBPDCL and shall be submitted

    in at least three copies, or as required. Report for assets capitalization shall also be

    submitted in appropriate format to be decided in consent with the Engineer-inCharge/NBPDCt.

    8. Payment Term

    Payment to the contractor for the performance of the contract will be made by ihe

    Senior Manager tinance and Accounts, NBPDCL Patna as per the conditaons specified here

    under. The final payment shall be made on completion of all the works and tulfillment by

    the contractor of all his liabilities and responsibilities under the contractor. The bidder is

    required to submit measurement sheet and bills for the work done as per the actual work


  • done following new procedure order. proper item wise accounting of material supply,erection and asset created has to be maintained by the contractor which will e verified by

    Engineer in charge from time to time

    Payment Terms applicable to Contracts under Special plan (BRGF) Scheme:

    A Payment O, Th Work:A.l Advan

  • Part-A and Part-B work) duly verified and admitted by the Engineer-in_Charge andcountersigned by the concerned Electrical Superintending Engineer or officer authorized

    by NBPDCL after deduction/adjustment of the Mobilization advance on pro,rata basrsand also on submission of documents indicated herein under subject to the conditions laid

    down in under noted sub-para,(i) to (iv):-

    (a) Certification of receipt of material at site by the Engineer of the Owner.(b) Contractor's detailed anvoice & packing list identifying contents of each shipmenr.(c) Insurancepolicy/certificate(d) Manufacturer's/Contractor'sguaranteecertificateoleuality.(e) Material lnspection Clearance Cenificate (MICC) for dispatch issued by the Employer,s

    representative and the Contracto/s factory inspection report.(0 Test certificate

    A.3 The payment as for above schedule shall be made tilt 50% payment mitestone for suppty isachieved. Thereafter payment against supply ponion for a particular Unit becomes eligibte

    upon completion of 40% erection work in that unit at which A ,,Unit,, is defjned ascombination of certain !upply and erection schedules.

    In case, the Contractor opts not to take interest free advance then this payment shallbe 90% instead of 75%.

    a) The "useful section" means that portion of the "Unit,, which enhances the reliability ofpower supply the capacity of distribution system.

    b) for this project following "Units,, have been constituted.

    Unit 1: Supply & erection work related to New 33/11 kV SubstationsUnit 2: Supply & erection work related to Augmentation and additional power

    Transformer 5 MVA & 10 MVA of existing 33/11 kV Substatjons

    Unit 3: Supply & erecuon work related to New 33 kV Lines

    Unit 4: Supply & erection work related to R&M of existing 33 kV Lines/feeders, 11 KV

    Lines/feeders and LT lines (AB Cables).

    Unit 5:Supply & Erection work related to New 11 KV line with or without new DSS. (Exceptthe work cover in t Below)

    Unit 6: Supply & Erection work related to New LT lines (A8 Cabte) with or wrthout newDSS.(Except the work cover in F Below)

  • (b)

    Unit 8: Supply & Erection work related to work related to miscellaneous items of materials

    and works not covered under unit 1 to 7. (Ercept the work cover in F Eelow)

    Unit 1 consists of erection of certain number of new 33/11 kV Power Substations. For

    example, if four (4) nos. of new 33/11kV power substations are identafaed for erection in

    any tender; then the contractor on completion of 2 nos. of new 33/11 kv Power Sub_

    stations (i.e. 50% of 4 nos. of power sLrbstation) in all respect shall be eligible for payment

    towards supply of material beyond 50% for unit 1. However, the progressive payment

    towards supply portion items, beyond 507", shall be released to the Contractor after

    converting such power substations into "Useful completion of work of as5ociated 33 kV

    incoming lines and 11 kV outgoing feeder.

    Unit 2 consists of R&M and augmentataon work of certain numbers of existing Power

    Substations. For example, completion of augmentation of 10 Nos of Power Transformers

    and installation of 10 Nos additional Power Transformer (400/6 of 10 Nos of augmentation

    and 10 Nos of additional Power Transformers i.e. 4 Nos each) in all respect shall make

    contractor eligible for the payment towards supply of material beyond 50% of unit 2.

    Unit 3 consists of new 33 kV feeders. Each 33 kV example, if 10 new 33 kV lines are

    decided to be erected, the contractor, on work completion of 4 feeders (400,6 of 10 feeders)

    in totality shall be eligible for payment towards supply of material beyond 5070 for unit 3.

    Unit 4 consists of RSaM of existing 33 kV feeders/lines, 11 KV feeders/lines and LT Lines

    Each existing 33 kV, 11 (V feeder and LT line lrom Particular DSS is a "Useful Se(tion . For

    example, if fifteen nos of 33 KV feeders, Fifteen Nos of 11 KV feeders and 100 Nos of LT

    Lanes are identifled for Renovation & Modernization, the contractor, on work completion

    of 6 Nos of 33 KV feeders, feeders (40% of 15 feeders), 6 Nos 11 KV feeders 140'k ol 15

    feeders) and 40 Nos ot LT Lines (40% of 100 LT Lines) in totality shall be eligible for

    payment towards supply of material beyond 5070 lor unit 4.

    Unit 5 consists of 11 KV Lines/feeders with or without new DSs. For example, Unit 5 (onslsl

    of identified 15 Nos. of new 11 KV lines/ feede6 wath or without new DSS, the contractor,

    on work completion of 6 Nos. (40 % of 15 Nos. of feeders/lines) of 11 KV lines/leeders in

    totality shall be eligible tor payment towards supply of material beyond 50olo for unit 5.

    Unit 6 consists of new LT lines with or without new DSs. For example, Unit 6 consist of

    identified 15 Nos of New LT lines from existing DSS or new DSS , the contractor, on work

    completion of 6 Nos (40 % of 15 Nos of lines) of new LT lines with old or new DSS in

    totality shall be eligible lor payment towards supply of material beyond 50% for unit 6



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  • Unit 7 consists of capacity augmentation and R&M of existing DSS. Complete R&M work

    of the distribution sub Station and/or augmentation of existing DT capacity, wherever

    required is a useful section, majority of these wok go simultaneously as per actual quantity

    decided afterjoint survey. For example, for identified 60 Nos of DSS, for R&M works the

    contractor on work (ompletion of 24 Nos. (40 % of 60 Nos of DSS) along with capacity

    aiJgmentation as required as per scope of work in totality shall be eligible for paymenl

    towards supply of material beyond 50% for unit 7.

    Unit 8 consists of supply and Erection wo* related to miscellaneous items of materials and

    works not covered under unit 1 to 7.

    Erection means installation of all the components mentioned in'unit'The Progressive payment to be given up to 50% of the supply of materials and, beyond

    50%,40% erection work is to be completed as defined unit wise as above.

    The payment shall be restricted up to 80% of interim payment.

    Further, payment for remaining 20% of supply portion for a parti(ular unit shall be

    released on completion of 75016 of total erection of that particular unit. The concept of 75%

    erection shall conform to as considered for40% erection as explained above.

    Erection Pri(e Component (including civil works):

    Advance Payment (Optional) ***t

    Interest beadng mobilization advance @ 10 % of contract value for erection items

    (including civil items) shall be paid after contract agreement against Eank Guarantee of

    110% of the value of mobilization advance issued by any Nationalized Eank or Scheduled

    Bank. The validity of Bank Guarantee will be scheduled completion period which will be

    extended till recovery of entire advance amount.

    lnterest rate ror Mobilization advan(e shall be chargeable a5 per Bank rate prevaiting on 15'

    day of month in which advance is paid.

    The advance shall be deducted on pro,rata basis from the running bills of the

    contractor. At later stage, if the contractor deposits revised 8.G. corresponding to balance

    mobilization advance, the same shall be accepted and the original/prevrous B.G. shall be


    The mobilization advance shall be released in two installment. The first installment of 5 %

    of total erection price shall be paid on presentation of the following further document5:




    (a) SubmOn of detailed invo e for advance payment

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  • (b) Establishment of Contractor's site offices, and certification by Engineer-in chargethat satisfactory mobilization for erection exasts.

    The second installment of 5 7o shall be released on presentation of contractors invoice and

    satisfactory utilization certificate of first advance installment.

    This payment is an optional payment.

    (i0 80% (eighty percent) .,'of the erection price component wilt be paid on progressive basisdepending on the actual work done as against each completed erection activity and as per

    the bill duly verified and admitted by the Engineer-in Charge and countersigned by the

    concerned Electrical Superintending Engineer of electric Supply Circle and after deduction

    / adjustment of the Mobilization advance and interest on pro,rata basis. The assetsregister is mandatorily to be submitted along with the bill for capitatization of assets

    *'* In case, the contractor opts not to take advance then this payment shall be 90% instead of 8070.

    In case the Contractor opts to take advance, after adjustment of advance the interim

    payment limit will increase to 90% instead of 80% of erection price component.

    (iii) The balance 10 % (ten percent) of the erection pri(e component shalt be paid after 5uccessfutcompletion of testing & commissioning of the lines, substations, taking over works as per

    scope of the tender and issuance of taking over certificate by Engineer-in-Charge and

    acceptance of closure proposal.

    The above retention amount may be released on request of contractor aqainst submission

    of Bank guarantee of equivalent amount which will be valid upto hvo months beyond

    completion and taking over of the project and will be exteaded upto two months beyond

    acceptance of closure proposal of of the project.

    Note: Commissioning, for the purpose of payments shall mean satisfaatory completion of allsupplies, erection, commissioning checks and successful completron of atl site tests and

    continuous energisation of the equipmenvmaterials at rated voltage as per the Contract

    and to the satisfaction/approval of the Employer.

    Note:Payment towards Taxes and Duties

    Taxes and duties, applicable as per Indian Tax laws, in respect of direct transactron

    between NBPDCL and the contractor and to be reimbursed by NBPDCL as per the contract,

    will be reimbursed on receipt of materials and equipments in good condition against

    documentaTy evidence. !ntry taxl octroi is to be

    NBDPCL as per Contract.

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  • Payment towards taxes & duties shall be released by NBPDCT d rectly to the

    Contractor against invoices along with documentary evidence, to be submitted by the

    Contractor as specifled in the Contract. The details are mentioned at Clause 10 oi GCC,

    Volume-1, SectionlV.

    A.5. Incentive/Stage penalty against earlv/delaved

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    fulfillment of stipulated conditions, if any. All the payments made during the contract shallbe on account payment only.

    VIII-.6.2 In case the Contract is awarded on a joint venture. the Advance gankGuarantees as well as Contract Performance Guarantees referred above shall be in the nameof the Joint Venture covering all the partne6 of the Joint Venture and not in the name of theLead Partner or any partner (s) of the Joint Venture alone.

    Insurance of suoolied material and ere

  • of employer issued materials received and utilized by him for reconciliation purpose in a

    format to be discussed and finalized with the employer before the award of (ontract.

    10.0 Taxes and Duties: All terms related to Taxes and Duties shall be applicable as per terms ofRFP/NN.

    11.0 Liquidated damagE for delay in completion of proiects:-For delay/ failure in submission of bills both for supply & erection as per above mentioned

    milestones, stage penalty shall be levied & recovered from the bills @0.5 o/o per week from

    value of the non-submitted bi s of supply & erection/ civil work which is scheduted to be

    submitted as per milestone subject to condition that limit of a penalties for detay shall norbe exceed the limit of ljquidated damage for delay i.e. maximum of Loyo of contract value.

    The deducted amount towards stage penalty for a panicuar milestone sha be reteasedimmediately if that bill of un-executed items of supply or erection / civil works is submitted

    subsequently matching with the next milestone of project a5 specified in above tabte.

    12. Takino Oven12.1 Upon successful Trial - Operation of the Facalities or any part thereof, pursuant to cCC Sub,

    Clause 20.1.4, the Project Manager shall issue to the Contractor a Taking Over Ce.tificate as a

    proof of the acceptance of the Facilities or any part thereof. Such certificate shall not re|eve

    the Contractor of any of his obligations which otheMise survive, by the terms andconditions of Contract alter issr,e of such certificate.

    72.2 lf within forty (40) days after receipt of the Contractor.s notice, the project Manager fa ls toissue the Taking Over Certificate or fails to inform the Contractor in writing of thejust flable

    reasons why the Project Manager has not issued the Taking Over Cenificate, the Facilities or

    the relevant part thereof shall be deemed to have been Taken Over as at the date of the

    Contractor's said notice.

    12.3 upon Taking Over of the Facilities or any part thereoi the Employer shall be responsible forthe care and custody of the Facilities or the relevant part thereol together with the risk of

    loss or damage thereto, and shall thereafter take over the Facilities or the relevant partthereof.

    However, Components of completion of the Facilities and Operational Acceptance i e

    Physical Completion, Pre Commissioning, Commissioning, Trial Operaion, Operationat

    acceptance, Practical acceptance etc shall be considered as per terms of RFp/NIT.

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  • 13 IEqrance

    13.1 In$ran

  • 14 General terms and conditions:

    Terms and conditions on issues not covered in this Letter of Award thall be quided

    by Terms of RFP No: 229IPR/NBPDCV2014, Bid Proposal , Technical Specification etc. of 8id

    documents further Pre-bid clarifications, amendment and addendum issued and the all these

    cumulatively will form the pan of this LOA. ln case, any error is obseNed in the LOA on a

    future date the same shall be rectifled as per terms of RFP/NIT. General Conditions &

    General technical requirements, Eid proposal, Technical specifications etc. and prevalent

    norms and conditions of contract in NBPDCL/SBPDCL/8SPHCL.

    AglggEn]!:- The agency, after receipt of LOA, shall execute the agreement within 30 days

    of award of the contract after duly furnishing the 10olo bank guarantee. If there is delay

    beyond the specified period in submission of contract performance 8G, 15 days ootice will

    be given to the agency and alter which NSPDCL may entail cancellation of letter of award

    after giving another 15 days final notice and forfeiting of Earnest Money/Bid glarantee as

    also detailed under Earnest Money clause.

    Pavinq Authoritv:-

    Senior Manager F&A, NBPDCL will be the paying authority.

    Desion Reouirement-

    A. All equipment and materials shall be designed and manufactured in conform ty will

    Standards stated hereinafter. All provisions of lndian eledricity Rules concerned, I S S., REC,

    IEC specifications NBPDCL's standard practices have to be complied with.


    Structure and outdoor equipment shall be designed to withstand a w nd load as set forth ln

    the latest revision of I5: 875.


    The equipment shall be designed to resi5t lateral inertial forces developed rn eachcorresponding mass centre due to seismic ground motion. The structural parts and thetr

    anchorages shall be designed to withstand earthquake range of the Zone.



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    The Contractor shall provide adequate guards for the equipment to prevent all sorts of

    hazard and to safeguard personnel and property. All Safety devices shall be in accordance

    with the applicability of the Government regulations and statutory requirements in force


    All instrument/recorders etc. will be calibrated in the metric (C.G.S./MKS) system of units- In

    drawings or specifications wherever both Metric and British units are indicated; the

    contractor shall indicate the equipment dimensions in both the units. Location markinq of

    the equipments shall be in C.G.S. (Metric) units.


    Special attention Shall be given to the design, arrangement and assembly of all equipment

    to ensure ease of maintenance and renewal of parts.


    i). Equipment, matedal and erection superyision and other services shall be complete in allrespects and in strict accordance with the specification, except that alternative

    proposals may be submitted where stipulated provisions depart from the Contractor s

    standards, provided that the substitutions are approved as equivalent by the NBPDCL

    and the reasons therefore are stated by the Contractor in his proposal together with

    the amount of money to be added or deducted in the proposal as a result of such


    ii). Any request for substitution after the contract is awarded shall be accompanied wrththe difference in price and such substitution does not cause any addltion to the

    contract pdce.

    iiD. All work shall comply in all respect5 with the requirements of the latest edition of therelevant Indian Standards, International Electro Technical Commi5sion (lEc) standards,

    REC specifications or any other equivalent better Standards and NBPDCL's Standard


    iv). Where contlicts occur between any of the Laws, rules, regulations standards, and so-forth. specified herein, the more stringent requirements shall govern the work.

    8ecleldcIlifilelie!:-Town wise, area wise, village and habitation wise 33 & 1l.KV network route identification

    will be carried out by the contractor in consultation with field officers. A detailed route

    diagram \/ill be prepared by the contractor indicating the existing infrastructure, proposed


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  • 27,7 tBpection: The materials are to be inspected in following manner.Lrvel-l ln3pe

  • infrastructure under BRGf. As detailed above, town wrse, area wise viltage wjse &habitation wase diagram indicating HTILT network, distribution transformer, too wr beprepared by the contractor. The drawings/ reports, will be 9ot approved by the EtectricatExecutive Engineer of the concerned Division or the officer so authonzed by NBPDCL forthis purpo5e, prior to execution of the work within the scope of LOA. Any deviatron,beyond the prescribed scope of work will be 9ot approved by the Chief Engineer, project-1.

    In course of execution any deviation within the saope, will be done in consent wlth theElectrical Superintending Engineer of the concerned circle or authorized officer of NBpDCL

    for which revised drawing will be got approved.

    19. qualification Criteria for selectior of Sub Contractor/vendo.: If the Contractor proposesfor approval of new Sub Contractor/ryendor during execution of work or supply ofequipments, the all documents should be submitted as per terms of RFp/NI along with

    satisfactory past performance certificate issued by Central/State utility during last 5lFive)

    Years as per the date of such proposals.

    The employer reserves the right to reject any proposed 5ub contractors/vendor, in

    case the proposed sub contractors/vendor are not meeting the qualification criteria.


    Consignee of the materials under the LOA will be the Electricat SuperintendingEngineer of Concerned Electrical supply circle of NBpDCL

    lnrpection and testing at Gontractor's premiie!: pre-dispatch inspection 5hall beperformed on various materials at manufacturer's work place for which contractor shall berequired to raise requisition giving at least 7-day time. Depending on requirement,inspection shall be witnessed by representatives of Employer..

    The turnkey contractor shall ensure that pre-dispat(h inspection for materials are

    intimated only when the material is completely ready for inspection. On due date ofinspection, if it is found that materials are not ready in required quantrties, all expenditures

    incurred on deployment of various inspecting offi.ials along with a fine of Rs 50,OOO/-shall be recovered from the bills of the agency. 2nd such situation at samemanufacturer/supplier shall result in rejection of name of manufacturer from list ofapproved vendors/sub-vendors.



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  • quality & control engineer of imPlementing agency) are to be submitted' Also the

    inspected materials may be subjected to inspected by utility field officers at site.

    a) Earthing Materialsb) GI Itemsc) MS Fabrication itemsd) Danger & Sign Boarde) Nuts & Bolts0 PV Spacers9) Performed jointing sleevesh) ABC Accessoriesi) cuy & Schakle insulatorj) Al. Binding wire/ Barbed wirek) Performed insulator bindingl) Lamp Holder and switch (SA) light Fittingm) PVC Pipes (all sizes)NBPDCL re5erve3 the right to.ddl delete any item listed above in level-I,Level-tr and Level-lll

    21.2 During the aourse of manufacturing the Employer or his authorized representat ve shal haveaccess to supplier / sub-supplier's works at all reasonable times for the purpose of wilnessing

    the manufacturing, inspection and tesiing of all components'sub assembly and assemb y



    Eefore issuing the inspection call the supplier shall ensure that all the mater als for the lot ro

    be inspected is ready in all respects. lf at the time of visit of inspector the supplier fails to offer

    the material as per lot of the supply order or some of the tests are not cond!cted or any items

    / equapment is found defective and would need reoffering at a later date thereby requrnng

    additional visit of the inspector, the expenditure incurred by NBPDCL towards the visit of the

    inspector shall be charged to the supplier as per NBPDCL rules and same shall be recovered

    from his bills.

    All the materials furnished shall be of tested quality and subject to rigid inspection and testing

    as specified in the Technical Specification and international standard. No material shall be

    dispatched untl a tests, analysis and

    shop insp

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  • copies of results of tests, analysis have been accepted and dispatch instruction issued Oy ihe

    Chief Engineer (Project-l).

    The NBPDCL reserves the right to outsource the pre-dispatch inspection of materials wholly or

    partly and also for waive of anspection, if so needed.

    Quality assurance shall be undertaken in the following areas of the project implementation as

    per IECnSS/REC norms:-

    a) Quality of material/equipment being supplied

    b) Quality of works in the field.

    22 Test and Inspection:22-l The Contractor shall at its own expense carry out at the place of manufacture and/or

    on the Site all such tests and/or inspections of the Plant and Equipment and any part of

    the Facilitaes as are specified in the Contract.

    22.2 The Employer and the Pro.ject l,,ranager or their designated representatives shall be entitledto attend the aforesaid test and/or anspection, provided that the Employer shall bear all

    costs and expenses incurred in connection wilh such attendance including, but not limlted

    to, alltraveling and board and lodging expenses.

    22.3 Whenever the Contractor is ready to carry out any such test and/or inspection, theContractor shall give four weeks advance notice of such test and/or inspection and of the

    place and time thereof to the Project Manager. The Contractor shall obtain from any

    relevant third party or manufactirrer any necessary permissron or consent to enable the

    Employer and the Project Manager (or their designated representatives) to attend the test

    and/or inspection.

    22.4 The Contractor shall provide the Project Manager with a certified report of lhe results ofany such test and/or inspection.

    If the Employer or Project Manager (or their designated representatives) fails to

    attend the test andlor inspection, or if it is agreed between the parties that such persons

    shall not do so, then the Contractor may pro(eed with the test and/or inspection in the

    absence of such persons, and may provide the Project Manager with a certified report of

    the results thereof.

    22.5 The Project lvlanager may require the Contractor to carry out any test and/or rnspectionnot reqrrired by the Contract, provided that the Contractor's reasonable .osts and





  • Contract Price. Further, if such test and/or inspection impedes the progress of work on the

    Facilities and/or the Contractor,s perlormance of it5 other obtigations under the Contract,

    due allowance will be made in respect ot the Time for Completion and the otherobligations so affected.

    22.6 If any Plant and Equipment or any part of the Facilities fails to pas5 any test and/orinspection, the Contractor shall either rectify or replace such plant and Equipment or part

    of the Facilities and shall repeat the test and/or ihspection upon giving a notice under GCC

    5ub-Clause 19.3.

    22.7 If any dispute or difference ot opinion shall arire between the parties in connectron with orarising out of the test andlor inspection of the plant and Equipment or part ot the Facilitiesthat cannot be settled between the partaes within a reasonable penod of time lt maybe referred to an A.bitrator lor determination in accordance with GCC Sub-Ctause 39.

    22.a The Contractor shall afford the Employer and the project Manager, at the Employer,sexpense, access at any reasonable time to any place where the plant and Equipment arebeing manufactured or the Facilities are being installed, jn order to inspect the progressand the manner of manufacture or installation, provided that the project [4anager shaltgive the Contractor a reasonable prior notice_

    22.9 The Contractor agrees that neither the execution of a test and/or inspe.tion of plant andEquipment or any part of the Facilities, nor the aftendance by the Emptoyer or the pro.ject

    Manager, nor the issue oI any test certificate pursuant to GCC Sub-Ctause 19.4. shallrelease the Contractor from any other responsibilities under the Contract.

    22,70 No part of the Facilitaes or foundations shall be covered up on the Srte wrthout thecontractor carrying out any test and/or inspection required under the contract. TheContractor shall give a reasonable notice to the project Manager \rhenever any such partof the Facilities or foundations are ready or about to be ready for test andlor inspection;su(h test andlor inspection and notice thereof shall be sub.ject to the requirements of lheContract.

    22.11 The Contractor shall uncover any part of the Facilities or foundations, or sha makeopehings in or through the same as the project Manager may from time to trme requrre atthe Site, and shall reinstate and make good such part or parts.

    If any parts of the Facilities or foundations have been covered up at the Siteafter compliance with the requirement of GCC Sub-Clause 19.10 and are found to beexecuted in accOrdance w th the COntract the expenses OF uncOve ng.makin9 0penin9s in

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    or through, reinstating, and making good the same shall be borne by the Employer, and

    the Time for Completion shall be reasonably adjusted to the extent that the Contractor has

    thereby been delayed or impeded in the performance of any of its obligations under the


    Equipment Performance Guarante6:

    The Contractor guarantees that the Equipments, named in the SCC, shall attain the rating

    and performance requirements specified in Appendix - 8 (Guarantees, LiqLtidatedDamages for Non - Performance) to the Contract Agreement, sub.lect to and upon lheconditions therein specifled.

    23.2 If the guarantees specified in Appendix 8 (Guarantees, Liquidated Damaqes for NonPerformance) to the Contract Agreement are not establi5hed, then the Employer shall, at

    the Employer's discretion either

    (a) Reject the equipment, or

    (b) Accept the equipment after assessing liquidated damages in accordance with

    the provision in the SCC aqainst the Contractor and such amounts shall be deduated from

    the Contract Price or otherwise recovered from the Contractor-

    23,3 In case the Employer exercises its option to reject the equipment, the Contractor shall at its

    cost and etpense make such changes, modifications and/or additions to the equipment or

    any part thereof as may be necessary to meet the specified guarantees. The Contra(tor

    shall notit the Employer upon completion of the necessary changes, modifications and/or

    additions, and shall request the Employer to repeat the Test until the level of the specil ed

    qualantee has been met.

    23.4 Whenever the Employer exercises its option to accept the equipment after levy of liquidated

    damages, the payment of liquidated damages under GCC Sub-Clause 242, upto the

    limitation of liability specified in the SCC, shall completely satisfy the Contractor's

    guarantees under GCC Sub-Clause 24.2, and the Contractor shall have no further liability

    whatsoever to the Employer in respect thereof.

    In respect of goods supplied by sub contractor/supplier/manufacturer to the

    contractor, where a lonqer guarantee (more than 12 months) i5 provided by such sub

    contractor, the owner shall be entitled to the benefit of such lonqer guarantees. However,


  • ' 24- MistakE in dr.wings:The Contractor shall be responsible for and shall pay for any alterations of the work

    due to any discrepancies, erro6 of omissions in the drawings or other particulars supplied by

    him whether such drawings or particulars have been approved by the NBPDCL or not lf any

    dimensions figured upon a drawing or a plan differ from those obtained by scaling the

    drawing or plan, the dimensions as figured upon the original drawing of plant shall be taken as


    Int.oduction of Manoowen

    The contractor has to lurnish the details of manpower a5 per RFP clause

    1. Team Leader

    2. Project Engineer (Minimum one (1) for each district)3. Quality Control Engineer-2

    4. Site Superviso6 (Minimum one (1) for each district)

    The tenderer have to provide all details of such persons within seven days from

    the date of agreement. Any change/replacement of Manpower should not be done without

    prior knowledge of employer.

    Materlals and workmanship:

    All materials used in the manufacture of the equipment shall be selected from the

    best available for the purpose, considering strength, durability and best available engrneer n9

    practice. Liberal lactors of safety shall be used throughout the design and espe(ially in the

    design of all parts subject to alternating stressed or shocks.

    All the works shall be performed and completed in thorough workmanship like

    manner and shall follow the best modern practice in the manufacture of high grade

    equipment not withstanding any omissions in the speciflcations. Casting shall be free hom

    blowholes, flaws, cracks or other defects and shall be smooth, cold grained and true forms and


    No plugged or filled-up holes or other defects w I ordinarily be allowed. Su(h



    castings are liable to be rejected.

    However, the contractor may

    methods in accordance with the standard

    rectily minor castings defects by welding or other

    manufacturing practice provided such rectification



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    does not affect the strength of the casting or impair the efficient working of the planr and p;ror

    approval of the NSPDCL is obtained for the same. All terms related to Defect Liabitity,tunctional Guarantee and Equipment Performance Guarantee shall be applicable as per terms

    Of RFP/NIT.

    ComplelenEs of eouioment-

    The equipment shall be complete in every respect with all mountings, fixtures and

    standard accessories, which are normally supplied even though not detailed in the

    specification. The Contractor shall not be eliqible for any extra payment in respect of such

    mountings, fittings, fixtures and accessories which are needed for safe operation of the

    equipment as required by applicable codes of the (ountry though these might not have been

    included in the contract.

    All similar components parts of similar equipment supplied shall be interchangeable

    with one another. The various equipments to be supplied under this contract shall be subject

    to the NBPDCL's approval.

    Compliance with act

    All equipments and materials 5upplied and all works carried out shall comply

    in all respects with the requirements of the Electricity Act 2003, Indian Electriclty Rules, 1956 or

    any revision thereof which may be issued during the aurrency of the order, RE spe(ifications

    and with the requi.ements of any other regulations and Act in India to which the purchaser

    may be subjected as well a5 NBPDCL's general speciflcations and practices.

    Right ot chiet Engineen

    The Chief Engineer (Project-l) reserves the right to accept or reject part or whole of any or

    all of the tender without assigning any reason.

    'fhe Chief Engineer (Project-l) reserves the right to cancel \rhole or part of the awarded

    contract without assigning any reason of those firms whach are found defaulters of delayed

    All the reports related to performance of the Bidder have to be approved by Chief ngineer

    (Project I). The Chief Engineer (Project-l) reserves the right to reject or disapprove any

    performance related repJEt submitted by Bidder





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  • 30 Jurisdictlon of

  • Parra"


    Copy with enclosures lorwarded to the DGM-cum-ESE, Tirhut Electric Supply Area

    Muzaffarpur /ESE Electric Supply Circle Muzaffarpur, Electrical Executive Engineer/ tlectric

    Supply Division/AEE (Project)/lEE (Project) Muzaffarpur, Vaishali, Sitamarhi and Sheohar for

    information and necessary action.

    Enclosure:As above

    (B K Choudhary)

    Chief fn91neer(PrOlect 1)

    P,tna d.t.d' 0? /02/207507V

    Copy forwarded to U.S. to CMD, BSPHCI- Patna / OSD to MD, NBPDCL/Director (Project) lor

    favour of information.

    Enclosurei As above

    3- (B ChOudhary)

    Chief En9ineer(PrOlect 1)

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