Ethiopian Road Authority has found within the Employer's budget to be
used for the procurement of the Construction of Arbaminch-Jinka Road
Upgrading Project, Contract 3: Delbena-Jinka.
The Ethiopian Roads Authority invites sealed bids from eligible
bides for the provision of the Construction of Arbaminch-Jinka Road
Upgrading Project, Contract 3: Delbena-Jinka. The project includes
upgrading of the existing 120 km gravel road to double bituminous
surface treatment standard. The project also includes two major
bridges and other structures. Bidders must have experience as prime
contractor in the construction of at least 1 project works of a nature
and complexity equivalent to the subject project over the last 5
years. The construction of the project is expected to be completed
within 1095 days.
Bidding will be conducted in accordance with the open
international tendering procedure contained in the Public Procurement
Proclamation of the Federal Government of Ethiopia and is open to all
bidders from eligible source countries. The Ethiopian Roads Authority
grants a margin of preference of 7.5% to bidders of Ethiopian
Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from
Ethiopian Roads Authority and inspect the bidding documents at the
address given below at 7 (a) from 8:30 to 12:30 A.M. and 1:30 to 5:30
P.M. on Friday local time starting from and 1:30 P.M. from Monday to
Thursday and 8:30 to 11:30 A.M. and 1:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. on Friday
local time starting from January 26, 2006. The Ethiopian Roads
Authority will hold a pre-bid meeting on February 27, 2006 at 2:30
A complete set of bidding documents in English language may be
purchased by interested bidders at the address below at 7 (b) and upon
payment of a non-refundable fee of 4000 ETB or 450 USD. The method of
payment will be cashier's check or direct deposit to ERA's account NBE
0160101011500. The document will be sent by courier. No liability will
be accepted for loss or late delivery. The document can be purchased
starting from January 26, 2006.
Bids must be delivered to the address below at 7 (c) at or
before March 23, 2006 at 2:30 P.M.
local time. All bids must be accompanied by a bid security of 100,000
ETB or an equivalent amount in a freely convertible currency. Lets bid
shall be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the
bidders/representatives who choose to attend at the address below at 7
(d) at March 23, 2006 at 2:30
P.M. local time.
(a) Address document may be inspected at: Engineering
Services Procurement Branch Office, Ethiopian Roads Authority, Ras
Abebe Aregay Street, P.O. Box 1770, ERA Building, 2nd
Floor, Room No. 204, Fax 251-011-5- 50 00 82, or 251-011-5-514866 Tel:
251-011-5-153015/515002, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 514866 Tel:
251-011-5-153015/515002, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
b) Address documents will be issued
from: Same as the address given in item (a) above.
c) Address Bids must be delivered to:
Directory General Office, Ethiopian Roads Authority, Ras Abebe
Aregay Street, P.O. Box 1770, ERA Building, 4th floor, Fax
251-011-5-51 48 65/51 00 82, Tel. 251-011-5-15 66 03, Addis Ababa,
Address of Bid Opening: Ethiopian Roads Authority, Ras Abebe
Aregay Street, P.O. Box 1770, ERA Building, 4th floor,
Conference Room, Fax 251-011-5-51 48 66/51 00 82, Tel. 251-011-5-15 66
03, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.