Chandigarh News: Chandigarh Municipal Corporation MC will soon prepare a draft Request for Proposal RFP for the solid waste here and is planning to float a tender for the project “Integrated Solid Waste Processing and Management System in Chandigarh”. This decision was taken after a long discussion in a meeting chaired by the Advisor to the Administration.
Chandigarh MC first called EOI to know the market trend. During the meeting on Monday, many related topics were discussed. Actually knowing the market trends is one of the most important topics of the project. However, the authority is in search of the best technology so far.
Several questions raised before bidding
The people involved in the meeting raised many questions during the meeting before bidding and all those questions were also discussed. Considering all the necessary aspects for this project, it has been decided to prepare RFP for calling tender, so that the project can be run for long time with good technology. MC will allot land for handling of waste
According to sources, now the process of preparing RFP will be started, it may take a few months to complete the tender for this project. As per the EOI released last month, the executive agency will have to fully comply with the Environment Protection Act, EPA 1986, MSW Rules 2016 and PWM 2016 and the work will be allotted for at least 20 years. The MC will allot the land for the handling of the waste.