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The Purchase of Gallery Type Push-Pull Commuter Rail Cars

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Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000477858

Bid Title: The Purchase of Gallery Type Push-Pull Commuter Rail Cars

Agency Bid No. Title: 10886

Received Date: 02/09/2016

Close Date: 06/08/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 04/07/2016 04:00 PM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Submit two (2) original and six (6) copies of your technical proposal. Technical proposals shall provide astraight-forward, concise description of Contractor's capabilities to satisfy the requirements of the RFPand will be incorporated as an exhibit in the final contract.Metra shall not be liable for any expense incurred in the preparation of the proposals. Metra shall beunder no obligation to return any responses to this RFP or other materials submitted as a result of thisRFP.Note: Do not include copies of the contract documents and the price proposal in your TechnicalProposal.1) Your technical proposal should demonstrate compliance with all minimum technicalrequirements and , at a minimum include:2) A detailed description of each of the following systems to show compliance with Metra'sDetailed Specifications, No. M-014-004 Revision B dated January 4, 2016, Exhibit 1-M:a. Carbody;b. Trucks;c. Couplers and Draft Gear;d. Brakes;e. Door Systems;f. Interior;g. HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) System;h. Lighting Systems, including emergency lighting;i. Communication Systems;j. Provisions for riders with disabilities;k. Electrical Systems; andl. Cab and Train Controls, including PTC.The detailed description of these systems should include the following information:(a) Concept, design, production, operation and performance information for eachsystem and major component.(b) Methodology, design concept, and performance criteria used in the design andintegration of these systems per the Technical Specification requirements.(c) Basic system configuration

Product Code: 55855

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: Northeast Illinois Regional Commuter Railroad Corporation - METRA

State: Illinois

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Gary Sapp 547 W. Jackson Blvd., Ste. 1100, Chicago, Illinois, 60661

Phone: 312-322-6619




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