Bid No.


Issued By

Ethiopian Roads Authority

Bid Doc. Price

Birr 750.00

Published Date

December 9, 2005

Opening Date

January 24, 2006


Bid Category

Road Upgrading Project



1.      The Ethiopian Roads Authority invites registered contractors of Category GC-1 or RC-1 with their professional and trade license valid at least for the year 1997 E.F.Y and registered for VAT to submit sealed bids for providing the necessary labor, materials and equipment for Serdo-Afdera-Afrarhaik Road Upgrading Project Contract 1: Km. 0+000 to Km. 90+000.  The Serdo-Afdera-Afrarhaik Road is located in the North Eastern Part of Ethiopia on the Afar Regional State.

2.      The work under this contract consists of construction of the road to Asphalt Concrete standard and construction of minor and major drainage structures.  The Government, in line with its strategy to build the capacity of the Domestic Construction Industry in major Asphalt Concrete works, has decided to undertake this project through National Competitive Bidding.

3.      Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information, inspect and acquire the bidding document at the office of:

Ethiopian Roads Authority
Engineering Services Procurement, Design and
Technical Support Division
ERA Building, 2nd floor, Room No. 204
Ras Abebe Aregay Street
Tel. 251-11-515 30 15
Fax 251-11-551 00 82
Addis Ababa

4.      The bidding document is prepared in English language and can be purchased by interested bidders as of December 12, 2005 at the above office upon presentation of the document mentioned under item (1) above and a written application to the Engineering Services Procurement, Design and Technical Support Division of ERA and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Birr 750.

5.      Bidders shall submit two envelopes, “Qualification Questionnaires” and “Bid and a Bid security”, separately and should be sealed in an outer envelope.

6.      Evaluation is to be carried out in two stages, Qualification applications first and bids of qualified bidders next.

7.      All bids must be accompanied by a security in the form and amount specified in the bidding documents, and must be delivered to:

The Director General
Ethiopian Road Authority
Ras Abebe Aregay Street
Tel. 251-11 515 66 03
Fax 251-11 551 48 66
Telex 21180
P.O. Box 1770
Addis Ababa

On or before January 24, 2006 at 2:30 P.M. Qualification applications will be opened immediately thereafter in the presence of bidders/representatives who choose to attend.

8.      The Ethiopian Roads Authority reserves the right to accept or reject any or all Tenders without giving any reason.



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