GRIDLINK STARTS SECOND PHASE OF TENDER FOR ENGINEERING, PROCUREMENT AND CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS
GridLink has launched the tender phase of the procurement of the Engineering, Procurement and Construction contracts for the construction of the converter stations and supply and installation of the HVDC cable system.
The tender process is being implemented according to the Negotiated procedure set down in Council Directive 2014/25/EU on public procurement. A shortlist of suitably qualified Tenderers for each contract was selected during a pre-qualification phase, and these companies have been issued with the tender documents.
Tender submissions are expected by the end of 2020, and the tender evaluations, selection of the successful tenderers and contract negotiations will be completed in 2021.