Timberlands Limited - Expressions of Interest

EOI - 2 x Radiata Groundbased Clearfell Harvest Packages

Buy and Sell Description:

Timberlands Limited (TL) manages 180,000 ha of forest in the central North Island with an annual harvest of 3.8 million tonnes. 

TL wishes to tender out 2 x 3-year Radiata Groundbased Harvest packages, primarily located within Kaingaroa Forest:

             1. Approx. 155,000 tonnes per annum, approx. 1.8t average piece size, rolling – steep terrain. Contract commencement date for successful tenderer will be January 2017.

             2. Approx. 160,000 tonnes per annum, approx. 1.8t average piece size, rolling – steep terrain. Contract commencement date for successful tenderer will be February 2017.

TL will request pricing for both day and nightshift loadout options for both packages.

To continue commitment to safety in our forest, TL requires mechanised felling and log processing.

We invite Expressions of Interest for this package. Respondents will be evaluated on relevant experience, health & safety record, and resources. Only Contractors holding ACC WSMP Level 2 or above, or equivalent, as at 1st September 2016, are eligible.

Selected respondents from the Expressions of Interest will be invited to move into the Request for Tender process which will involve two key components:

             Relevant experience, track record (including delivery to production targets and log grade outturn), expertise, available resources and management systems (including health, safety and environment)

             Price.

For further details or to obtain Expression of Interest documents contact Belinda Buchanan: Belinda.Buchanan@tll.co.nz or +64 0274 664 533.

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Contact:               Belinda Buchanan

E-mail:  Belinda.Buchanan@tll.co.nz