14 Januari 2016
The sniper rifle made by GAGovernment Arsenal (photo : Girder2139)
MANILA (PNA) -- The Department of National Defense-Government Arsenal (DND-GA) is in the market for PhP84 million worth of 7.62mm "finished components," which refers to the primer, heads, powder and shells.
The 7.62mm bullet is used to arm light machine guns and sniper rifles of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP).
The money will be sourced from the FY 2016 General Appropriations Act, according to the bid bulletin posted at the Philippine Government Electronic Procurement System.
Winning bidders are required to deliver the items within 120 calendar days from notice to proceed.
They must also have completed a similar project within the last five years.
The DND-GA will hold a pre-bid conference on Jan. 21, 1:30 p.m. at DND-Bids and Awards Committee Conference Room, Basement, Left Wing, DND Building, Camp Aguinaldo, Quezon City.
Bid opening is on Feb. 4, 10 a.m. at the same venue.