Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) has obtained a loan
from The Arab Bank for economic Development in Africa (BADEA) for
the construction of Dembi-Bedele Road Upgrading Project.
The Ethiopian Roads Authority acting for the FDRE invites all
international eligible contractors (including all members of a joint
venture and all subcontractors of bidders) for the construction of
the upgrading of the existing gravel road approximately 62 Km, to a
two-lane asphalt concrete road.
bidders shall the from an eligible source country (Arab, African or
Eligible Application may obtain further information from, and
inspect and acquire the bidding documents, at our offices at
Engineering Service Procurement
Technical Support Division
Ethiopian Roads Authority
Ras Abebe Aregay Street
5th Floor, Main Building
Tel. No. (251-1) 15 30 15 Or 51 50 02
Fax No. (251-1) 51 48 66
P.O. Box 1770
may obtain a complete set of biding documents at the above office
starting from August 10, 2005 upon payment of a non-refundable fee
of Three Thousand Ethiopian Birr (ETB 3000) or an equal amount in US
dollars. Payment shall be made in cash or bank certificate check.
bidding procedure to the followed is a two-envelope procedure. The
post qualification documents and financial offers should have to be
sealed in separate envelopes and be clearly marked "post
qualification document and "bids" for the construction of
Dembi-Bedele Road Upgrading project respectively and the two
envelopes shall also be enclosed by an outer envelope marked "post
qualification document and bid for Dembi-Bedele Road Upgrading
Project". The post qualification evaluation will be done first and
the bid that are responsive to the minimum post qualification
criteria will be opened for further evaluation. The financial offers
of those bidders who fail the minimum qualification criteria shall
be returned unopened after the award of contract.
All bids must
be accompanies by a security in the form and amount specified in the
bidding documents, and delivered to:
The General Manger
Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA)
Ras Abebe Aregay Street
4th Floor, Main Building
Tel. No. (251-1-)51 43 28 Or 15 66 03
Fax No. (251-1)51 48 66
on or before
October 11, 2005 at 14:30 hrs local time.
Bids will be
opened immediately thereafter in the presence of
bidders/representatives who choose to attend.