Ethiopia – Energy Access Project
Grid Based Rural Electrification Component
Lot 3 Substations
Loan/Credit No. 3172 ET
invitation for bids follows the general procurement notice for this
project that appeared in Development Business, issue No. 590 of
Federal Government of Ethiopia has received a credit from the
International Development Association towards the cost of Energy
Access Project. It is intended that part of the proceeds of this
credit will be applied to eligible payments under the Contract for
Grid Based Rural Electrification Component.
Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation now invites sealed bids from
eligible bidders for the supply and installation of two new outdoor
230/33 kV, 24/30 MVA Substation at Nefas Mewicha and Gashena towns
by tapping the existing 230 kV Bahir Dar- Alamata transmission line
and 132/33 kV extension at Sabata Substation in Addis Ababa.
will be conducted through the international competitive bidding
procedures specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement
under IBRD loans and IDA Credits, and is open to all bidders from
eligible source countries as defined in the guide-lines.
eligible bidders may obtain further information from and inspect the
bidding documents at office of:
Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation
Fax+ 251-1- 55 08 22
P.O. Box 1233
complete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased by
interested eligible bidders on the submission of a written
application to the address stated above and upon payment of a
non-refundable fee of Ethiopian Birr 1, 500 (One Thousand Five
Hundred) or its equivalent in a freely-convertible currency, for
must be delivered to the address stated in 5 above at or before
11:30 Hours local time on April 11, 2005. All bids must be
accompanied by a bid security of 3% of bid price in a freely
convertible currency. Late bids will be rejected.
will be opened in the presence of the bidders/representatives who
choose to attend at the address below at 14:30 hours local time on
April 11, 2005.
ETHIOPIAN ELECTRIC POWER
EEPCo Club, Mexico Square