Bid No.


Issued By

Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation

Bid Doc. Price

Birr 1,000.00

Published Date

May 15, 2005

Opening Date

May 17, 2005


Bid Category

Grid Based Rural Electrification Component



Ethiopia-Energy Access Project
Grid Based Rural Electrification Component
4, 34.5kV Shield Wire Scheme
Loan/Credit No. 3172 ET
ID#: P049395

1.      This invitation for bids follows the general procurement notice for this project that appeared in Development Business, issue no. 590 of September 2002.

2.      The 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.

3.      The  Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the supply and installation of: 

      33/34.5 kV Interposing Transformers and 34.5kV supply bay of the shield wire line (SWL) at Walkite, Bonga and Mizan substation.

      280 km of MV and LV distribution lines in about 27 rural towns and villages including erection of 100 pole mounted distribution transformers.

4.                   Bidding will be conducted through the internal competitive bidding procedures specified in the World  Bank's guidelines: Procurement under  IDA Credits, January 1995, Revised January and August 1996, September 1997, and January 1999 and is open to all bidders from eligible source countries as defined in the  guidelines.

5.                   Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from  and inspect the bidding  documents at the office of: 

Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation
Procurement Division
Head Office, Degaulle Square
Tel. 251-1- 56 00 27
 Fax +251-1- 55 08 22
 P.O. Box 1233
Addis Ababa

6.       A 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 1,000 (One Thousand Only) or its equivalent in a freely-convertible currency, for each set.

7.       Bids must be delivered to the address stated in 5 above at or before 11:30 Hours local time on May 17, 2005. All bids must be accompanied by a bid security of not less than 2% of bid price in a freely convertible currency. Late bids will be rejected.

8.       Bids 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 May 17, 2005. 

Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation
EEPCo Club
Mexico Square
Addis Ababa


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