Bid No.


Issued By

Ethiopian Roads Authority

Bid Doc. Price

Birr 3000.00

Published Date

August 12, 2005

Opening Date

October 11, 2005


Bid Category

Road Upgrading Project



1.      The 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.

2.      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.

3.      A bidders shall the from an eligible source country (Arab, African or mixed Arab-African).

4.      Eligible Application may obtain further information from, and inspect and acquire the bidding documents, at our offices at

Engineering Service Procurement Design and
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
Addis Ababa

5.      Bidders 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.

6.      The 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.


Bids (Tenders) are obtained from "The Ethiopian Herald" which is published by Ethiopian Press Agency. All rights reserved.

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