Clarification Number 2 for tender GCCL T 12/2014 – Supply, Packing and Delivery of Winter Uniforms with low levels of toxic substances for GCCL Shore and Seaborne Employees.
The following clarifications questions were raised and answers provided as follows:
Q1. Is waterproof/weather proof Jacket to conform to EN 471 and EN 343 and what class is requested for the two?
Answer: Waterproof/weather proof Jacket must be compliant with EN 471 and EN 343 3:3 for both EN numbers
Q2. Is the Boiler suit requested with stud or zip closure. Is it to have Hi Viz strips?
Answer: Boiler suit can be either with stud or zip closure. Boiler suits not to have Hi Viz strips.
Q3. Could you please clarify the following with respect to delivery period and composition of fabric one per cent?
Answer: Volume 1 Section 1 – Instructions to Tenderers Clause 1.3 should read:
"The place of acceptance of the supplies shall be anywhere where Gozo Channel Company Limited operates, the time-limits for delivery shall be six weeks from date of order, and the INCOTERM2000 applicable shall be Delivery (Duty Paid)."
Q4. Could you please clarify the following with respect to composition of fabric in one per cent composition?
Answer: Volume 3 – Technical Specifications Clause 3.9 should read:
"Polol shirts; T-Shirts; Sweat Shirts and Boiler Suits composition shall be from one hundred per cent cotton. Shirts and classic trousers materials shall be wrinkle free."
Q5. We would need to know the quantity needed per item list as per Volume 4?
Answer: Volume 4 Financial bid is attached and available for download.