Brockway Carpets is a family run business which manufactures wool carpets for the UK and Ireland markets.

The company operates from two manufacturing and distribution facilities located in Kidderminster, West Midlands. A recent energy and business review has identified that the company would benefit from the replacement of the current air compressor with a variable speed compressor and modifications to the current air distribution system. 

Opportunity – We wish to appoint a supplier to remove the current air compressor and install a new energy efficient VSD compressor. 

Prospective Suppliers quotations to include: 

  • Review of load on current compressors 
  • Design of appropriately sized compressed air distribution scheme 
  • Supply and installation of energy efficient VSD compressor 
  • Supply and installation of associated air drying equipment 
  • Site visits, if required can be arranged with the project manager detailed below 

Capability – Suppliers are invited to provide examples of similar installations undertaken in the past three years to demonstrate capability to undertake this project. 

Selection Criteria – the contract will be awarded to the most cost-effective tender that meets the requirements of the tender and can be delivered within the planned timescales. 

Payment Terms – Payment will be made in stages and agreed as part of the contract discussions. Anticipated payment terms to be included in the prospective suppliers’ quotation. 

Cost – To be stipulated in the prospective suppliers’ quotation Timescales • Completed tenders to be received by the companies Project Manager vial email no later than 12:00 noon on the 29th August 2017. Project timing plan to be included in prospective suppliers tender. Timing plan to be agreed as part of contract negotiations. Project Manager: Nick Walley Email: