INVITATION TO BID

Bid No.

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Issued By

Ethiopian Roads Authority

Bid Doc. Price

Birr 3,000.00

Published Date

July 1, 2005

Opening Date

See detail below

Remarks

Bid Category

Road Upgrading Project

Description

 

The Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received a grant from the International Development Association (IDA) toward the cost of the Road Sector Development Program Phase II Project (APL 1), and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this grant to payment under the contract for Woreta-Woldia Road Upgrading Project Contract-1 Woreta-Gob Gob, Lot 1: Woreta-Km 49 and Lot 2: Km 49-

Gob Gob. The Ethiopian Roads Authority now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for Woreta Woldia Road Upgrading Project Contract-1 Woreta-Gob Gob; Lot 1 Woreta-Km 49 and Lot 2: Km 49-Gob Gob. The works under Lot-1 and Lot-2 of this contracts consist of the upgrading of the existing gravel surfaced road and realignments, as needed, to a two lane asphalt (double surface treated) road of 7.0 meter carriageway width and 1.5 meter shoulders on each side including construction of structures like bridges, culverts and ancillary works along the road stretch. Some major items involved in the constriction works (approx. only) are

For Lot 1

            Earthworks                               224,000m3

            Sub base & Base                      290,000m3

            Surfacing & Pavement  388,000m2 bitumenous surface treatment

And also Removal and construction of Concrete Works & Masonry Works, etc….

For Lot 2

            Earthworks                               269,000m3

            Sub base & Base                      290,000m3

            Surfacing & Pavement  388,000m2 bitumenous surface treatment

And also Removal and construction of Concrete Works & Masonry Works, etc…

A specific amount of the RSDP II (APL 1) has been earmarked under the "Capacity Building of Domestic contractors" component, including this contract under procurement, for the increased participation of domestic contractors. This tender is therefore being conducted using "National Competitive Bidding (NCB)" procedures with the following provisions to assist bidders. (i) Bidders would not be required to submit Performance Security except under exceptional situations indicated in the bidding document, (ii) Retention Money is Raised to 10% in place of performance security, and (iii) The Employer would include provisions to facilitate access for bidders in fulfilling the requirements for an unconditional advance payment guarantee. The constriction period is 1095 Calendar days. Bidding will be conducted through the national competitive bidding procedures specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits, January 1995 (revised January and August 1996 and September 1997), and is open to all bidders from eligible source countries as defined in the guidelines. Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from and inspect the biding document at the Ethiopian Roads Authority refer to at the address indicated in the item No. (2) below from 8:30 – 12:30 and 13:30-17:30 Monday through Friday. A complete set of bidding documents in English language may be purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address below and upon payment of non-refundable fee of Ethiopian Birr 3,000 on or after 4th July 2005. The method of payment will be in cash or bank certified check. Bids must be delivered to the address below by 6th September, 2005, 2:30 P.M. or before. Late beds will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of bidders/representatives who choose to attend at the address indicated in the item No. (1) below at 2:30 P.M. September 6, 2005 for Lot 1 and 3:30 P.M. September 6, 2005 for Lot 2.

The General Manager's Office, Ethiopia Roads Authority, Ras Abebe Aregay Street
4th floor, Room Number 408
Tel. 251 1 15 66 03
Fax 251 1 51 48 66
Addis Ababa

Ethiopia

 Engineering Services Procurement
Design & Technical Support Division, Ethiopian Roads Authority
Building, 2nd floor, Ras Abebe Aregay Street
Tel. 251-1-51 50 02
 Fax 251-1-51 48 66
P.O. Box 1770
Addis Ababa
 Ethiopia

   

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