Invitation for bids follows the General Procurement Notice for this
project that appeared in Development Business, issue on 22 November
Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) has
received a credit/grant from International Development Association
(IDA) toward the cost of Water Supply and Sanitation Project, and it
intends to apply part of the Procurement of Laboratory Equipment &
Instrument identification number ICB/MOWR/WSSP/IDA/02/2005".
Ministry of Water Resources now invites sealed bid from eligible and
qualified bidders for the Procurement of Laboratory Equipment and
Installation in one Lot.
may bid for one lot. Bids will be evaluated and contract awarded on a
lot-by-lot basis taking into account discounts, if any. Bidders are
required to quote a technically responsive bid at least for 80 % of
the items in the lot, and for 100% of the quantities in the item.
Bidding will be conducted through
the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedure 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 Guidelines.
eligible bidders may obtain further information from the address below
and inspect the bidding documents at the address given below from 8:30
A.M. to 5:30 P.M. of official working days.
complete set of bidding oddments in English may be purchased by
interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the
address below and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of ETB 100 or
USD 12. The method of payment will be in cash or CPO. The bidding
documents will be sent by courier services for overseas bidders if it
is accompanied with prepaid bill for the service.
must be delivered to the address below at or before March 29, 2006 at
2:00 P.M. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be
rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the
bidder/representatives who choose to attend in person at the address
below March 29, 2006 at 2:30 A.M. A bid security of not less than 2%
of bid price or an equivalent amount must accompany all bids in a
freely convertible currency.
The Purchaser's Address is:
Ministry of Water Resources
Water Supply and Sanitation Project
Procurement Division, Room 202
Tel. 61 11 11 Ext. 236 or 62 73 68
Fax 251-1-61 08 85 Or 61 07 10