Establishment Of World Class Oceanarium

Government Of Tamilnadu Department Of Fisheries (DOF), CHENNAI has invited International Competitive Bids (ICB) for Request for Qualification (RFQ) from Potential Developers or Consortium of Developers for establishment of World Class Oceanarium at Mamallapuram, Chennai on Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode. Tendersontime, a leading business leading Online Tender Notice Portals is the first agency to report this notification.


Tender No:33516/R3/2012 Dt.27.05.16

The Department of Fisheries, Government of Tamil Nadu intends to develop a world class Oceanarium at Mamallapuram in Chennai on Public Private Partnership mode. Mamallapuram is located at a distance of 56 Km south from the city of Chennai and is one of the major tourist centres and classified as UNESCO world heritage site. The extent of land available for the proposed development is 13.07 acres free from all encumbrances. The potential concessionaire is proposed to be chosen through a two-stage competitive bidding process.


The State Government will provide interest free O&M loan of Rs. 30 crores cumulative to the developer during the first three years of operation. The estimated capital cost of the project is Rs.258 Crores.


The Department of Fisheries (DoF), GoTN invites ‘Request for Qualifications’ (RFQ) from eligible Developers on their own or in Consortium, having a net worth of Rs. 64 Crores in preceding financial year and Turnover of Rs. 258 Crores in preceding three financial years experience of designing and commissioning at least 1 (one) Oceanarium project having minimum water capacity of 2.25 million liters and consisting of at least 1 (one) acrylic tunnel aquarium with moving walkway along with various ancillary facilities like touch pool, marine mammal stadium, research facilities etc., over the past 15 (Fifteen) financial years which can be also demonstrated through a Techno Commercial agreement executed with a technical partner having the experience.

The RFQ document can be downloaded from the following websites. The following gives details of RFQ document:


Sale of RFQ Document 27 May 2016

Cost of RFQ Document Rs. 25,000/- ( Rupees Twenty Five Thousand)

Pre-application conference 24 June 2016 at 11:30 Hrs.

Tender inviting authority response to queries and issue of corrigendum/addendum if any 1 July 2016

Last Date of RFQ Submission 22 July 2016 at 16:00 Hrs.

Opening of Technical Proposal / RFQ 22d July 2016 at 16:30 Hrs.


(Note: Any announcements, pre-bid replies, addendum relating to the project will be published only through the website above.)

For further information , please contact The Commissioner of Fisheries, Department of Fisheries, Admin Buildings, DMS Complex, Teynampet, Chennai — 600 006, Tamil Nadu, India.


For further details, please call on +91-9218088010, +91-9218540407 or email at or register on the website:

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