Ceylon Shipping Corporation Ltd – EOI to Select a Suitable Partner for the Operation of Passenger cum Cargo Vessel/s Between Colombo & Tuticorin

March 23, 2017 at 4:18 pm

CEYLON SHIPPING CORPORATION LIMITED
(Ministry of Ports & Shipping)

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI)

TO SELECT A SUITABLE PARTNER FOR THE OPERATION OF PASSENGER CUM CARGO VESSEL/S BETWEEN
COLOMBO & TUTICORIN

Introduction:

A decision has been taken by the Government of Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka and Republic of India to recommence the passenger cum cargo transportation services by sea between ports of Colombo & Tuticorin, which will be beneficial for the advancement of economic, social and cultural ties between the people of two countries.

Scope of Work/ Service details

Ceylon Shipping Corporation Ltd. (CSC) the fully Government owned National Sea Carrier of Sri Lanka is looking for a suitable operator to operate a passenger cum cargo (ROPAX) vessel/s between Colombo and Tuticorin.

Therefore, the Chairman, Cabinet Appointed Negotiating Committee (CANC) on behalf of Ceylon Shipping Corporation Ltd., invites Expression of Interest (EOI) to operate passenger cum cargo vessel/s between Colombo and Tuticorin.

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Applicants should have minimum 03 years of experience in passenger cum cargo ship operating.
  2. The applicant should be a company registered in Sri Lanka or in any other country with an excellent track record in the fields concerned.
  3. The selection of the most suitable operator will be carried out through a procedure of Requests for Proposals (RFP), at the next stage.

Application Form for Expression of Interest (EOI) could be purchased between 07th March – 19th April 2017 at Ceylon Shipping Corporation Ltd., No. 27, MICH Building, Sir Razik Fareed Mawatha, Colombo 01 on payment of None – Refundable Application fee of LKR. 10,000/- (Sri Lankan Rupees Ten Thousand).

The dully filled Application should be submitted to the Chairman, CANC, Ministry of Ports and Shipping, Chaithya Road, Colombo 01, on or before 19th April 2017 at 15.00 hrs of local time in a sealed cover by hand or courier, titled as “Expression of Interest, for the Operation of Passenger CUM Cargo Vessel/s between Colombo and Tuticorin.”

For further enquiries please contact;
Ajith Rathnayake
Deputy Manager (Business Development)
Ceylon Shipping Corporation Ltd.
0710215710

Rashmi Nadeeshani
Assistant Manager (Business Development)
Ceylon Shipping Corporation Ltd.
0710215727

Chairman – Cabinet Appointed Negotiating Committee (CANC),         
Ministry of Ports and Shipping,
Chaithya Road,
Colombo 01.
Tel: 011 2470329.
Fax: 011 2435134.