Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) today floated Expression of Interest (EoI) for registration-cum-participation in upcoming 4G Tender of BSNL and Proof of Concept (PoC) as part of tendering process for rollout of 4G network in BSNL.
BSNL intends to float a tender enquiry for planning, engineering, supply, installation, testing, commissioning and annual maintenance of 4G mobile network in North, East, West & South Zones of BSNL and Delhi & Mumbai LSA of MTNL on turn key basis for tentative 57,000 4G sites along with associated elements.
Important Dates for EoI for Registration cum Participation in upcoming 4G teneder of BSNL
|Date of Issue|
|Actual Date of Receipt|
11-02-2021 till 11:30
12-02-2021 till 12:00
MM/NWP-GSM-II/REG-POC-4G/E-697/2021 issued on 01.01.2021
Expression of Interest (EoI) for registration-cum-participation in upcoming 4G Tender of BSNL and Proof of Concept (PoC) as part of tendering process for rollout of 4G network in BSNL
In order to ascertain eligibility of bidders for participation in the upcoming 4G tender of BSNL keeping in consideration the spirit of ‘Aatma Nirbhar Bharat’ initiative of the Government of India to promote Indigenous manufacturing in Telecom Sector, BSNL invites proposals through this Expression of Interest for prior registration / Proof of Concept (PoC) from Indian companies interested in participating in the BSNL’s 4G tender.
- Only the bidders who get themselves registered through this EoI shall be eligible to participate in the upcoming 4G tender of BSNL. All prospective bidders are necessarily required to submit the proposal through this EoI for registration irrespective of technical proven-ness of their equipment.
- If any Indian registered company meets all eligibility conditions except technical proven-ness, then such companies shall also register for the upcoming 4G tender as per the provisions in this EoI.
- If any Indian registered company meets all other eligibility conditions except technical proven-ness of the equipment, then such companies may register for participation in Proof of Concept (PoC) as per the provisions of this EoI so that on successful completion of PoC, their equipment meets technical proven-ness requirements for making them eligible to participate in upcoming 4G tender of BSNL.