Bid No.


Issued By

Tigray Region Water Resources

Bid Doc. Price

Birr 300.00

Published Date

September 10, 2005

Opening Date

September 30, 2005



Bid Category

Well Drilling



Amendment of Bid

To All interested bidders

Be informed please that invitation for bid that was announced on The Ethiopian Herald (pp.6) issued on 31st August 2005 has been totally replaced by the following "INVITATION FOR BID"
                                     INVITATION FOR BID
                                              Bid No. 5/1998

To: All Contractors of category WC/GC class 6 & above who can submit ownership certificate for drilling or drilling Contractors with renewed license valid & VAT registered for the year under bid.

1.      On behalf of the Beneficiary Comminutes of Mekelle and Axum towns Water  Resources Development Commission of the Tigray National Regional State has allocated budget for:

Lot -1 Drilling, Construction & Completion of four deep wells and group pumping test at 6 wells
       around Mekelle area

Lot -2 Drilling and pumping Test of 2-3 test wells in Axum Town.

2.      A complete set of bidding documents may be purchased ay any interested eligible bidder on the submission of a written application to Tigray Region Water Resources Development Commission, Tel. 40 66 70 Ext. 213, Mekelle and upon payment of non-refundable fee of Birr 300 for the bid document. Additional set of documents may be purchased at the same price.

3.       Bidder may obtain further information from, and inspect the bidding documents, at the afore-mentioned office.

4.      The bid must be accompanied by a bid security, in the form of CPO, or bank guarantee of the Birr 36,000 & 15,000 respectively for Lot -1 & Lot -2 and must be delivered to Tigray Region Water Resources Development Commission, office number 5 on or before 2:30 P.M. local time, on 30th September 2005.

5.     Bids will be opened in the presence of bidders or their representatives who choose to attend on the same date and place at 3:00 P.M. at Tigray Region Water Resources Development Commission, Mekelle.

6.      The Construction of works shall be completed within a maximum of 80 & 40 calendar days for Lot -1 & Lot -2 respectively from the commencement of the work.

7.     Bidders are requested to fill all the necessary details in the schedules.

8.      The bid evaluation and contract award will be on the basis of Financial & Technical proposal. The points allocated for financial and technical evaluation are 40 & 60% respectively for each lot.

9.      The invitation to bid is open to all bidders regularly registered with the Ministry of Infrastructure, Construction Works Sector and with renewed license for the year under bid.

10.  The employer will respond in writing or by cable to any request for clarification, which is receives earlier than 5 (Five) days prior to the deadline for the submission of bids

11.  The Commission reserves the right to reject any or all bid.

Tigray Region Water Resources
Development Commission
Tel. +00251-4-40 66 77/9
Fax +00251-4-40 10 64
P.O. Box 520


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