| January 29, 2003
Subject: Opportunity to Participate in the Laundry Equipment, Package No.
The Korean Peninsula Energy Development Organization (KEDO) is offering
companies from KEDO Member Countries an opportunity to participate in
the procurement of materials, components, and equipment for the construction
of its Light Water Reactor Project in Kumho, North Korea.
This particular opportunity is for the supply of laundry equipment. Interested
companies who possess the technical capability, production capacity, and
financial stability to offer a competitively priced product are encouraged
to respond. KEDO will review the responses from interested companies and
compile a consolidated list of candidates. This list will be forwarded
to Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO), the Prime Contractor, with
instructions to qualify these companies for inclusion in their Pool of
Any company interested, and who deems themselves capable of being qualified
in providing laundry equipment is encouraged to complete the enclosed
brief corporate overview and return it with any additional relevant corporate
information to KEDO before the close of business on March 3, 2003. A brief
summary of the technical specification for this procurement is enclosed
to assist companies in making a determination to participate.
This information is also posted on KEDO's Web Page at www.kedo.org.
Companies selected by KEDO to be considered for this procurement should
receive a qualification package from KEPCO around mid May 2003.
If you have any questions regarding this opportunity, please feel free
to contact Mr. Soon nam Jung at (212) 455-0207.
John B. Mulligan
Director, Project Operations Division
|| Laundry Equipment
FORECASTED ITT ISSUE DATE:
|| October 15, 2003
FORECASTED CONTRACT AWARD DATE:
|| November 30, 2004
FORCASTED INITIAL SITE DELIVERY DATE:
|| November 30, 2006
a. Safety Category: Non-Safety Related
| b. Relevant
Codes and Standards (in effect as of December 31, 1996):
- ASTM A36, A167
- NEMA MG1
- ASME NQA-1¹
| c. Scope of
Supply (for two 1000 MWe units)
- Washer Extractor 3EA per unit
- Drying Tumblers 3EA per unit
- All appurtenances, spare parts, and special tools
d. Design Requirements
- Washer Extractor
- 110 lbs (50 kg) maximum capacity
- A perforated drum in which the linen is washed, a driving motor,
an electrical connection box and a control panel.
- Drying Tumbler
- 55 lbs (25kg) capacity
- A clothes dryer with backwards and forwards rotation, made up
of a perforated drum, a heating system and a fan.
- All internal tanks and drums should be stainless steel for easy
decontamination and maintenance.
e. Technical Requirements
¹ Note: The extent to which the QA requirements are to be applied shall be consistent with the importance to nuclear safety of the item, service or process. A graded approach, which can satisfy the necessary requirements and ensure the required quality and safety,shall be used.