40-Ton Overhead Crane

Publicized 6 November 2019 – 20 November 2019

A new 40-ton overhead crane is critical to the function and upgrade of multiple systems throughout the Facility. It is important that all specifications and requirements are met.

This is a build-to-specification procurement; FRIB will provide specifications and additional instructions in a Statement of Work. Supplier is responsible for:

  • Manufacturing of all parts according to provided specifications
  • Project schedule
  • Manufacturing plan
  • Preproduction design review
  • Full documentation upon award to include assembly drawings, schematics, bill of material, recommended spares and preventative maintenance schedule


Suppliers who wish to be considered in the bidding process must have:

  • Experience in delivering overhead cranes (references/recommendations)
  • Experience with effective management of complex projects including the oversight of project milestone deliverables
  • Quality Management System (ISO/AS 9001 or equivalent)
  • Experience with managing and monitoring tier I and tier II suppliers
  • Quality control inspection requirements for incoming material and material certifications
  • Processes and systems to manage documentation requirements
  • Experience with engineering and fabrication of similar products
  • Warranty plan


The following will be the basis for evaluating companies participating in this proposal:

  • Cost (firm-fixed price)
  • References/recommendations
  • Experience with effective management of complex projects including the oversight of project milestone deliverables
  • Quality Management System (ISO/AS 9001 or equivalent)
  • Experience with managing and monitoring tier I and tier II suppliers
  • Quality control inspection requirements for incoming material and material certifications
  • Processes and system to manage documentation requirements
  • Capability to meet the required packaging flow down requirements
  • Proposed lead time
  • Warranty plan

 

For qualified suppliers who have further questions or would like to express interest, please submit your inquiry (referencing the 40-Ton Overhead Crane) in writing to procurement@frib.msu.edu.