Tendr: GMS RFID installation in China
Contracting Authority: UPU – Universal Postal Union, Geneve
Subject: This call for tenders concerns the provision of technical support services for the installation of Global Monitoring System (GMS) radio frequency identification (RFID) equipment at the offices of China Post in Shanghai, Shenzhen, Chengdu, Chongqing, Tianjin and Guangzhou as and when requested by the UPU and China Post. The UPU wishes to contract specialized services for the installation of the aforementioned RFID equipment in order to ensure the optimal operation of the associated GMS RFID network.
Background: By means of resolution C 45/2008, the 24th UPU Congress instructed the International Bureau to implement the Global Monitoring System. This is a core global system aimed at monitoring the quality of service provided by designated operators in relation to terminal dues. The system serves as a tool to evaluate the achievements of designated operators in implementing projects financed through the UPU Quality of Service Fund. The GMS RFID network comprises GMS RFID equipment and related software, and is aimed at capturing the RFID registrations necessary for the measurement of GMS performance and the tracing of postal items. In this regard, the UPU is currently conducting a programme on the implementation of GMS radio frequency engineering services to support the designated operators of UPU member countries. Within the context of its implementation of the aforementioned project, the UPU has provided China Post with RFID equipment to be installed at its offices in the locations mentioned in section 2.3 above.
Objectives: The UPU wishes to contract specialized services for the installation of the aforementioned RFID equipment in order to ensure the optimal operation of the associated GMS RFID network.
Deadline: 13/4 – 16.00 CET