Design, Assembly, Delivery of Prototype Electric vessel (e-Alia) to Samoa

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Introduction :



A feasibility research has developed an idea design for a brand new vessel with an tailored hull on the waterline; derived from the prevailing Alia to enhance its effectivity, stability, and load-carrying capability . This ToR is for the design and manufacturing of a prototype of an vessel. The primary goal of the proposed vessel (henceforth known as the e-Alia) is to hold passengers between the islands of Upolu and Manono. The e-Alia ought to have a minimal payload of 2000kg or 12 passengers and the boat operator. All 12 passengers shall have allotted seats. The minimal service velocity shall be not less than 10 knots.

This Request for Proposal (RFP) is aimed toward choosing a Provider (hereinafter known as “Boat Designer”) who will flip the idea design right into a full construct plan and assemble and ship a prototype e-Alia and gear in accordance with accompanying requirements and necessities. All work carried out in reference to the development and all new gear fitted on board is to adjust to Worldwide Maritime Conventions in addition to IMO Suggestions relevant to a vessel of this dimension and repair.

The e-Alia shall cowl not less than 16 nautical miles (approx. 30km) at full load to succeed in the furthest settlements on Manono island (Salua wharf and Apai wharf) and make two (2) return journeys on a single cost. It’s anticipated that the e-Alia will make on common 5 (5) spherical journeys per day between nightfall and daybreak together with onshore charging. The anticipated charging velocity is defined additional.  Most journeys will between Manono Wharf in Upolu (Foremost island) and Faleu Wharf in Manonon island. There is no such thing as a commuting anticipated at night time, apart from emergencies like transporting an individual to a hospital from Manono to Upolu. The boat shall be outfitted with navigation lights for security at night time, life vests in addition to different security gear as per Technical Compliance Sheet (Annex A). Storage for the minimal security gear like life vests ought to be included within the design. 

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Deadline :

25-Apr-24 @ 10:00 AM (New York time)

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