Indian Railways launches ‘pilot project’ for e-Auction of Commercial Earning and Non-Fare Revenue contracts


Indian Railways has launched a ‘pilot project’ for e-Auction of Commercial Earning and Non-Fare Revenue contracts, on eleven Divisions over nine Zonal Railways.

The major features of e-Auction pilot project are as under:

· For the contracts for leasing of parcel space, parking lots, and commercial publicity

· Quick finalization of contract, and quick re-award in case failure of any contract

· No geographical restriction on bidders/ applicants for registration and participation in any e-Auction throughout Indian Railways

· Relaxed eligibility criteria

· E-Auction (online) only through IREPS

· Auction catalogues to be published minimum 12 days prior to the day of auction

· To ensure ease-of-doing-business

 

The following Divisions have been short-listed to participate in the pilot project:

S.No.

Divisions

Contact no. of Sr. DCMs

1

Ahmedabad Division (Western Railway)

9724093950

2

Asansol Division (Eastern Railway)

9002023950

3

Bengaluru Division (South Western Railway)

9731666950

4

Chakradharpur Division (South Eastern Railway)

9771482950

5

Chennai Division (Southern Railway)

9003061951

6

Delhi Division (Northern Railway)

9717631950, 9717631951

7

Lucknow Division (Northern Railway)

9794833950, 97948 33951

8

Lucknow Division (North Eastern Railway)

9794842950

9

Mumbai Division (Central Railway)

8828119950

10

Secunderabad Division (South Central Railway)

9701371950

11

Varanasi Division (North Eastern Railway)

9794843950

 

Interested parties may visit IREPS website (www.ireps.gov.in.) for further information and Division-wise dates of e-auctions. In case of any problems in participation in the e-Auctions, Senior Divisional Commercial Manager (Sr.DCM) of the concerned Division may be contacted.

For any assistance in online registration, ‘IREPS Helpdesk’ may be approached at www.ireps.gov.in.

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RKJ/M



Source PIB