The tender process for the project is now underway. Quoted from www.setneg.go.id, the project with funding from the Presidential Secretariat DIPA Budget for Fiscal Year 2011 it has been open since October 21.
"The package of work is open to providers of goods / services that have a qualifying small business license field of vehicle spare parts or workshop and meet the other qualifying requirements stipulated in the document the procurement of goods / services," as a condition of the prospective bidders.
The announcement was signed by the Chairman of the Procurement of Goods / Services Sector Facility, Physical Infrastructure Building, Garden, Cleaning Service, Vehicles
Motorized, Health, Office Supplies and Stationery, Sri Yuliani. Dated October 21, 2011.
The project named 'Works Procurement and Installation of Rear Glass (bullet proof) Mercedes Benz S600 L service vehicles Presidential Secretariat estimates' was until now not known winner. Project value is $ 704,657,525.
No mention is why the President of the rear windshield must be replaced. Whether damaged or replaced it was about time, is not mentioned.
But certainly, some time ago there are some events that slightly annoying 'security' President and Vice President. The first incident in Nusa Dua Bali, then, Paspampres cheated by the gardener passing very close to SBY.
The second event in Bandung in commemoration of Youth Pledge Day. At that time there was a wandering activists break into the field where the event, carrying banners 'Anti-Corruption'.