All purchases of the SNCB are made in accordance with the law on public contract.

Within this framework there are 3 possibilities:

For these contracts, the Procurement department of the SNCB selects, together with the applicant department, the candidates who will receive the specifications.

Do you want to become a supplier for these contracts? Then you can register as a potential supplier in our Ariba platform.

Do you want to know more about the steps of the procurement process? Click here.

These contracts are published in the Belgian Official Journal  and the European Official Journal.

If you wish to consult the files currently in progress, we invite you to click on the following link .

Do you want to learn more about the steps in the purchasing process ? Click here.

Only pre-qualified suppliers can participate in a procurement case with a qualification system.

You can find the list of product groups under qualification here.

If you are interested in becoming a supplier, you can register your company as a potential supplier on our Ariba platform.

Do you want to learn more about the steps in the qualification process? Click here.

What do we buy?

The purchases of the SNCB are structured in a product hierarchy:

  • Rolling Stock (RST)
  • Spare Parts Rolling Stock (SPR)
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Technical Goods & Services (TGS)
  • Corporate Goods & Services (CGS)
  • Construction Works (CWO)