Gate Repairs & Service contract (2 Year)

Construction of a specialised telescope building in Sutherland

The SAAO is looking to appoint a service provider to repair and maintain the main gate at the entrance to its site in Observatory Cape Town.

The bid document can be downloaded by clicking on the link below:

RFX Bid Invitation – 81699 SAAO Site Gate Observatory Cape Town

All bidders must acquaint themselves with the installation and the current state to allow for accurate pricing. Anyone wishing to arrange a site visit should email to make an appointment.

The bid must be submitted before 11h00 on Wednesday, 1 July 2020.

Bids can be submitted electronically to or physically deposited into the tender box at the SAAO site in Observatory, Observatory Road, Cape Town, 7925

Any queries can be directed to Grant Southey on