Request for Quotations: CNC equipment for educational activities

Request for Quotations: CNC equipment for educational activities

Request for Proposals (RFP)

RFP Number:        


Issuance Date:  


Deadline for Offers:



CNC equipment for educational activities


Youth Maker Club (YMC)

Funded By:

LED – Liechtenstein Development Service, Project 40419_2019/20

Issued By:

National Association of ICT Companies (ATIC)

Point of Contact:

Oriol Irina, Deputy Project Coordinator,

Ion Corbu, Technical Manager,



Please find the full RFQ here.

Section 1: Instructions to Offerors

Introduction: The “Youth Maker Club” project (YMC) is implemented by the Moldovan Association of ICT Companies (ATIC), supported by Liechtenstein Development Services (LED) which aims to promote the development of the ICT sector in the Republic of Moldova through viable partnerships between the private companies, similar organizations, state institutions, international organizations in order to enhance the competitiveness and development of the sector and company capacities, enlarge the market, attract investments in the country and participate in the decision making and regulatory process on the national and international level.  As part of the activity, ATIC requires the purchase of CNC equipment to be used in educational activities for VET students such as workshops on learning to operate CNC machinery and design for CNC machines. The purpose of this RFQ is to solicit quotations for these items.
Offerors are responsible for ensuring that their offers are received by ATIC in accordance with the instructions, terms, and conditions described in this RFQ.  Failure to adhere with instructions described in this RFQ may lead to disqualification of an offer from consideration.
1. Offer Deadline and Protocol:
Offers must be received no later than 18:00 local Chisinau time on 13.09.2019 by  email or by hard copy delivery to the Tekwill office. Any emailed offers must be emailed to Any hard copy deliveries must be stamped and signed by the offeror’s authorized representative and delivered to the Tekwill Office located at str. Studenților 9/11, Chisinau.
Please reference the RFQ number in any response to this RFQ. Offers received after the specified time and date will be considered late and will be considered only at the discretion of ATIC.
2. Questions:
Questions regarding the technical or administrative requirements of this RFQ may be submitted no later than 18:00 local Chisinau time on 09.09.2019  by email to Questions must be submitted in writing; phone calls will not be accepted. Questions and requests for clarification—and the responses thereto—that ATIC believes may be of interest to other offerors will be circulated to all RFQ recipients who have indicated an interest in bidding.
Only the written answers issued by ATIC will be considered official and carry weight in the RFQ process and subsequent evaluation. Any verbal information received from employees of ATIC or any other entity should not be considered as an official response to any questions regarding this RFQ.
3. Specifications:
Section 3 contains the technical specifications of the required items. All commodities offered in response to this RFQ must be new and unused. In addition, all electrical commodities must operate on 240V, 50Hz.
Please note that, unless otherwise indicated, stated brand names or models are for illustrative description only. An equivalent substitute, as determined by the specifications, is acceptable.
4. Quotations:
Quotations in response to this RFQ must be priced on a fixed-price, all-inclusive basis, including delivery and all other costs. Pricing must be presented in MDL – Moldovan Lei.  Offers must remain valid for not less than thirty (30) calendar days after the offer deadline. Offerors are requested to provide quotations on their official quotation format or letterhead; in the event this is not possible, offerors may complete the table in Section 3.
In addition, offerors responding to this RFQ are requested to submit the following:
• Organizations responding to this RFQ are requested to submit a copy of their official registration or business license.
• Individuals responding to this RFQ are requested to submit a copy of their identification card.
5. Delivery:
The delivery location for the items described in this RFQ is str. Studentilor 9/11, Chisinau. As part of its response to this RFQ, each offeror is expected to provide an estimate (in calendar days) of the delivery timeframe (after receipt of order). The delivery estimate presented in an offer in response to this RFQ must be upheld in the performance of any resulting contract.
6. Warranty:
Warranty service and repair within the cooperating country is required for all commodities under this RFQ. The warranty coverage must be valid on all commodities for a minimum of twelve (12) months after delivery and acceptance of the commodities, unless otherwise specified in the technical specifications.  All rights to warranty support and service shall be transferred with the commodity to that entity’s end-user.
7. Taxes and VAT: 
The agreement under which this procurement is financed does not permit the financing of any taxes, VAT, tariffs, duties, or other levies imposed by any laws in effect in the Cooperating Country.  No such Cooperating Country taxes, VAT, charges, tariffs, duties or levies will be paid under an order resulting from this RFQ.
8. Eligibility:
By submitting an offer in response to this RFQ, the offeror certifies that it and its principal officers are not debarred, suspended, or otherwise considered ineligible for an award.
Section 3: Specifications and Technical Requirements
The table below contains the technical requirements of the commodities/services. Offerors are requested to provide quotations containing the information below on official letterhead or official quotation format. In the event this is not possible, offerors may complete this Section 3 and submit a signed/stamped version to ATIC.