Tender # 412.


Tender Title: Feasibility study woodfired pizza trailer Location: Bagenalstown, Carlow
Date Published: 30-Oct-2012 17:36 Deadline for Tenders: 08-11-2012 Approx Start Date Required: 01-11-2012
Other Category: Engineering Consultants
Files Attached: No files attached.
Full Tender Text:
Eco-Fire Ireland Ltd are a Carlow based company, specialising in sales, design and build of ceramic and masonry stoves. The company was established in 2010 and now wishes to diversify its product range to include development of an innovative wood-fired pizza catering trailer.
Eco-Fire Ireland Ltd request a quotation for the completion of the feasibility study to assess the technical and market viability of the product.

Expected outcomes of feasibility study:

1/ Technical Analysis
• Full technical product description.
• Cad drawings or equivalent of product.
• Define unique selling point of product (include description of individual part).
• Specifications and guidelines on use of product.
• Compliance with industry standards and best practice.
• Fuel supply, wood fired oven and generator requirements.
• Towing requirements.
• Refrigeration requirements.
• Distribution of load.
• Lighting spec and diagram.
• Inlets and outlets, water waste.
• Fuel storage requirements.
• Compliance with CE NSAI EN BS where relevant.
• Stress testing of oven and sign off from engineer following testing

2/ Standards and Regulations
• Health and Safety
• Food hygiene
• Licences for manufacturing and assembly
• NSAI CE BS EN standards where relevant
• Quality of wood fuel, moisture content, type etc
• Ergonomics
• Prototype testing
• Maintenance

3/ Legal Environment
• Personal injury
• Formal patent search outcome(patent office) with sign off
• Patent rights registration, application for process on product, intellectual property rights
• Standard agreement to sign with suppliers (witnessed)
• Contracts and agreements with suppliers, customers and distribution channels
• Supply and alternative supply of raw materials
• Company structure, HR required

4/ Market
• Description of the market, customer profiles, swat analysis and identification of market segments
• Identify and demonstrate demand
• Analysis of the competition their products, pricing structure and USPs
• Details of current financial position
• Support services required by customers
• Proposed marketing strategy
• Recommendation final overall viability of proposal, options to progress the project with maximum revenue generating capacity and next steps.

Your tender should also contain information on your level of expertise in completing this type of work, a CV, proposed fee and a detailed methodology for carrying out research.
Please note a tax clearance certificate will be also be required.
Completed tenders to be returned within seven days with cut off date November 8 2012
Further Details:
What ype of consultancy service do you require?Mech. & Elec.
What is the proposed timescale of your project?Feasability study to run concurrently with development of the prototype, to be completed by Feb 2013.
What information would you like included in your quotation? (Price, product & service description, reference work etc)see above.