Current Tender

Tender 0510024523

Leak Detection Contract 2013-2017

  • Date advertised:
    11 February 2013
  • Closing date:
  • Leak detection using acoustic leak detection equipment including marking leaks on site and notifying to Sydney Water. Contact: David Sowden Tel: 02 9644 0586 Cost of document: $70.00 non-refundable email: david.sowden@sydneywater.com.au The tender documents are available for purchase and downloading from Sydney Water''s nominated website https://tenders.nsw.gov.au/sydneywater Background Summary Sydney Water invests around $100 million each year preventing water main leaks through a range of programs including its comprehensive Leakage Reduction Program for the water reticulation and trunk main systems. This contract is for acoustic scanning for water reticulation leaks and losses within Sydney Water’s reservoir zones and is one of a range of leak prevention measures undertaken by Sydney Water. The tender includes visual and acoustic examination of fittings (including hydrants, valves, services and scours) followed by the use if suitable leak detection equipment along water mains in the area, connections to the mains and on the house service mains & connections to metres. All detected leaks are to be reported to the Principal, who will arrange for repairs to be carried out under separate agreements. Additional work may include further leak detection work inside or outside the designated area. The contract will be awarded for a period of three years commencing 01 July 2013 and concluding on 30 June 2016 with a one-year optional extension. Up to three tenders will be considered for award. The work involved consists of zones located anywhere within Sydney Water’s area of operation.