Lviv Automated Fare Collection Project
Lviv Communal Enterprise “Lvivavtodor” (LAD), a municipal company in the City of Lviv, has received a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the Bank or EBRD) to finance the introduction and implementation of automated fare collection (AFC) system on public transport in Lviv. The proposed project, which has an estimated value of up to EUR 10 million will require the procurement of the following goods, works and services to be financed from the proceeds of the Bank’s loan:
Automated Fare Collection (AFC) System
The system is to operate on approximately 120 trams, 75 trolleybuses and 270 buses operated by the Lviv municipal public transport operators and approximately 500minibuses operated by other licensed providers. In addition, the AFC system may be used to support payment for future city services, such as parking, municipal bike rent, suburban rail network, etc. The card system is also to act as a citizen card providing access to selected city facilities.
The AFC system scope may include, but is not limited to:
In addition, a vehicle location system shall be installed on the vehicles, to be compatible with the existing Automatic Vehicle Location system.
Implementation and operation support for AFC may include but is not limited to:
LAD intends to own and operate the AFC system and provide the equipment to transport operators as part of a service. It is expected that following implementation LAD will require maintenance and support for at least 3 years and potentially for the life of the system.
The tendering for the project, namely a two stage procurement process involving a separate pre-qualification stage, is expected to commence in early May 2017.
Contracts are to be financed with the proceeds of a loan from the Bank are subject to the Bank's Procurement Policies and Rules and are open to firms from any country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, of for any import of goods, if such payment or import is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations or under a law of official regulation of the Purchaser's country.
Interested suppliers and integrators should register interest with:
Mr. Oleh Bereza, Director
Address: 7 Pasiky Galytski St., Lviv, Ukraine, 79035