Bid No.


Issued By

Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation

Bid Doc. Price

Birr 400.00

Published Date

August 17, 2005

Opening Date

September 18, 2005,


Bid Category




1.      The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) is planning to implement a coal mine and coal fired thermal power plant at the coal mouth namely Achibo Sambo, halfway between Bedele and Mettu, near Yayu town. Therefore, EEPCo intends to hire eligible consultants for the consultancy service of EPC Construction of the above-mentioned project.

2.      The Major tasks of the consultants will include services for both Coalmine and Coal-fired thermal power plant construction project and the following are the detail services.

a)      Pre-construction Services

Reviewing of the existing feasibility study report to set up the "Owner's requirement" or "Performance specification"

EPC tender design preparation

Tender document preparation

Issuance of tender document

All pre tender opening services

All post tender opening services up to negotiation and contract singing.

b)      Construction Stage services

Construction management and erection supervision, performance and acceptance testing, starting-up commissioning and initial operation of the plants, handover of the project and warranty period services

Over all and complete assessment to the owner in the EPC contractor Administration of the project.

3.      The expected time of commencement date for the consultancy service will be November 15, 2005.

4.      The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) now invites eligible International Consultants to participate for rendering the services.

Interested Consultants must provide information indicating that are qualified to perform (description of experience on similar assignment in the late ten year and on other related services, also description of suitability of key personnel Proposed for Assignment and Experience in similar conditions etc). 

5.      Prospective bidders may obtain further information from our offices at: 

Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation
The Purchasing Division, De Gaulle Square
Att.: The Purchasing Division Manager
Tel. 00251-1-56 00 27
Fax 00251-1-55 08 22
P.O. Box 1233
Addis Ababa

6.      A complete set of the tender documents may be purchased by prospective bidders at the above mentioned office upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Birr 400 (Four Hundred) or its equivalent in a freely convertible currency, commencing August 17, 2005.

7.      All proposals must be delivered to the address indicated above at or before 16:00 hours (Addis Ababa time), on September 15, 2005.

8.      Technical Proposals will be opened on September 18, 2005, at 10:00 hours (Addis Ababa time) in the presence of bidders or their representatives who choose to attend. Bidders with best-ranked field of the date of Finance Proposal opening.

9.      Any proposal received by EEPCo after the deadline for submission of proposals prescribed above will be returned unopened to the bidder.

10.  Proposals will be opened at Electric Club located at Mexico Square, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

11.  EEPCo reserves the right to accept or reject any or all proposals.



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