invitation for bids follows the general procurement notice for this
project that appeared in the United Nations Development Business,
issue No. 587 Volume 25 of July 31, 2002.
Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received a credit from
the international Development Association towards the cost of
Capacity Building for Decentralized Service Delivery project and
intends to apply part of the funds to cover eligible payments under
the Contract for the Dilla Drainage Rehabilitation
Contract for which this invitation for bids is issued.
The Urban Development Capacity Building Office (UDCBO) of the
Ministry of Works and Urban Development now invites sealed bids from
eligible bidders for the Dilla Drainage rehabilitation Project.
Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive
Bidding (ICB) procedures 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.
Domestic Contractors of Category GC-4 and WWC and above, with licenses
valid for the year 2005/6 are eligible to participate in the bid.
Qualified domestic contractors may be eligible to receive a margin
of preference of 7˝ percent in bid evaluation.
eligible bidders may obtain further information from and inspect the
bidding document at UDCBO, P.O. Box 3040, Tel. 011 554 06 35/6 or
011 554 06 32, Fax No. 011 554 06 30, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Monday
to Friday during office hours (8:00 A.M.-12:00 noon, 1:00 P.M. -5:00
P.M. local time).
complete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased by
interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the
address above and upon payment of non-refundable fee of ETB 400
(Four 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 an
additional fee of Ethiopian Birr 300 (Three Hundred Ethiopian Birr).
must be delivered to the address below on or before 2:00 P.M. on
January 11, 2007 and must be accompanied by a bid security of not
less than Birr 100,000 or an equivalent amount in a freely
will be opened in the presence of bidders who choose to attend at
2:00 P.M. on January 11, 2007 in the Conference Room of the
Urban Development Capacity Building Office.
Urban Development Capacity Building
Tel. 011 554 06 35 Or 554 06 36 Or 011 554 06 32
Fax No. 011 554 06 30
P.O. Box 3040
3rd floor, Ministry of Works and Urban
Development Building, Near National Bank of Ethiopia
Cnr Sudan Road/Ras Abebe Aregay St. Leghar Area