Zambia Railway Limited (ZRL) has floated a tender to invite bidder to supply materials and machinery for the company to commence rehabilitation of railway infrastructure.
This follows the disbursement of US$120 million by Government to the company to help revamp the operations of the company that was at the verge of collapse.
According to the advertisement published in Sunday Times of Zambia, ZRL invited eligible bidders to float tenders to supply the materials, track equipment and tools.
The tender was floated on February 12, 2013 and would close on March 5, 2013 before 14:30 hours.
“The bids would be open at the Zambia Railways offices in Kabwe in the presence of the bidders representative who would choose to attend at 14:45 hours , on March 5, 2013,” the advertisement states.
Among the items to be supplied include railway sleepers, machinery, track equipment, utility vehicles and other tools needed for the effective operation of the company in service delivery.