Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA
Powered by MOMENTUM MEDIA

Website Notifications

Get notifications in real-time for staying up to date with content that matters to you.

Deployable health RFT finally released

deployable health rft finally released
Airbus Siemens deployable healthcare

The long-awaited request for tender (RFT) for the Australian Defence Force Deployable Health Capability (JP2060 Phase 3) has been released, with a closing date of 9 November this year.

The long-awaited request for tender (RFT) for the Australian Defence Force Deployable Health Capability (JP2060 Phase 3) has been released, with a closing date of 9 November this year.

Phase 3 aims to introduce an entire system (mission system), inclusive of all medical and dental equipment (‘a turn key’ solution) and designed to operate as an integrated capability.

Advertisement
Advertisement

This mission system, in concert with support aspects (support system), is to be designed to evolve over time as health technology develops. The total integration of the acquisition and support facets of the capability from the outset is a new and innovative approach for Defence’s Deployable Health Capability (DHC).

The RFT calls for a completely deployable health facility that allows for three layers of healthcare: primary, triage and specialist.

The solution needs to include physical structures, power, water, waste disposal facility, the generation, storage and distribution of oxygen and the supply and support of all medical and dental equipment. The solution also needs to be modular, with the ability to evolve as health technology changes.

PROMOTED CONTENT

To deliver on this particular requirement, a two part contract will require tenderers to respond against the acquisition phase (design, development, implementation) and the support phase. It is hoped many primes and SMEs will collaborate under this arrangement.

The generous timeframe of the RFT is to allow for collaborative arrangements between companies so that the full scope of the contract can be met.

An industry briefing will be conducted in Melbourne at a location to be advised commencing on 26 July 2017.

Representatives of prospective tenderers at the briefing will be limited to three personnel unless prior approval of additional attendees has been granted. Nominations to attend the briefing are to be forwarded in writing to the contact officer no later than five working days prior to the industry briefing.

So far, Airbus and Siemens Healthineers have partnered in a teaming arrangement to jointly bid for the project, along with Saab, Aspen Medical, Philips and Marshall.

Leidos Australia has also sought out Australian SMEs to facilitate its bid for the project.

Deployable health RFT finally released
Airbus-Siemens-deployable-healthcare.jpg
lawyersweekly logo

 

more from defence connect

Oct 1 2020
It’s on: Prime Minister announces plan for post-COVID recovery
Prime Minister Scott Morrison has used a National Press Club address to shed light on a $1.5 billio...
Oct 1 2020
Saab secures Royal Australian Navy contracts
The Royal Australian Navy has awarded up to $20 million in defence contracts to Saab Australia for t...
Oct 1 2020
TechnologyOne elevates government’s cyber security status
The software company is set to enhance the federal government’s cyber security posture, after earn...
FROM THE WEB
Recommended by Spike Native Network