Invitation for bid follows the general procurement notice for this
project that appeared in United Nations Development Business; issued
No. 627 dated March 31, 2004.
Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received a credit from
the International development Association (IDA) towards the cost of
the Public Sector Capacity Building Support Program, and it intends
to apply part of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the
contract for the Supply of Furniture for Studentsí Residences
(Beds, Mattresses, Pillows, Tables and Chairs for studentís
bedrooms) for the Ethiopian Civil Service College, Addis Ababa,
Ethiopia, for which this invitation for bids is issued.
Urban Development Capacity Building Office (UDCBO), of the Ministry
of Works and Urban Development, now invites sealed bids from
eligible bidders for the supply of the following equipment.
Description of Item
Delivery Schedule (shipment)
in weeks from the date of Contract Award
mattresses, pillows-Studentís bedrooms
chairs for students bedrooms
will be conducted through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB)
procedures specified in the World Bankís guidelines: Procurement
under IDA credits, and is open to all bidders from eligible sources
countries as defined in the guidelines. Bidders have the option to
bid for any one or more of the lots. Bids will be evaluated and
contacts awarded for each lot taking into account discount offered,
if any, for combined lots in determining the lowest evaluated cost
of all lots which will be the bases for award of the contract (s).
eligible bidders may obtain further information from and inspect the
bidding document at UDBO, P.O. Box 3040, Tel. 011 554 06 32/3 or 554
06 34, Fax No. 0115 54 06 30, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Monday to
Friday during office hours (8:30 A.M. -12:30 noon, 1:30 P.M. -5:30
P.M. local time).
A complete set of bidding document in English may be
purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written
application to the address above and upon payment of a
non-refundable fee of ETB 100 (One Hundred Ethiopian Birr) or an
equivalent amount in a freely convertible currency in the form of
cash or cashiers check. The bid document may be mailed to overseas
bidders upon payment of a fee of Eth. Birr 100 (One Hundred
Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before 2:00
P.M. on December 21, 2006 and must be accompanied by a bid security
of not less than 2% (Two percent) of the total bid value in the form
of certified check or Bank Guarantee issued by a reputable Bank.
Bids will be opened in the presence of bidders or their
authorized representatives who choose to attend at 2:00 P.M. on
December 21, 2006 in the conference room of the UDCBO.
Urban Development Capacity Building
Tel. 0115 54 06 32 Or 0115 54 06 33
Fax No. 0115 54 06 30
P.O. Box 3040
3rd floor, Ministry of Works and Urban Development
Building, Near National Bank of Ethiopia
This cancels and replaces the
notice that appeared on November 12, 2006.