This paper describes the specific procurement information required from the purchaser and corresponding information required from the gas turbine manufacturer in the various phases of procurement. Through the guidelines presented the preparation of procurement specifications and manufacturer’s response will be facilitated and mutual understanding promoted. In sequence, the paper deals with: (a) the purchaser’s inquiry, (b) the manufacturer’s proposal or bid tendering and (c) required after order information: Specimen data sheets are included to illustrate in detail the material presented. This paper is one of a series of ASME papers which present a Proposed Gas Turbine Procurement Standard.

This content is only available via PDF.