Oromia Regional State though the government of Ethiopia has received
a credit from the International Development Association towards the
cost of Water Supply and Sanitation Project and it intends to apply
part of funds to cover eligible payment under the Contract for
Shallow Well Drilling and Construction.
Oromia Regional Water Resources Bureau now invites sealed bids from
local eligible bidders for the construction of 60 shallow wells.
Shallow Well Lots
Guji & Bale
South West Showa, North Showa & East Harerge
East Wollega & West Wollega
Total No. of shallow Wells
award will be decided on a lot basis in each category. Bidders may
bid for one or more lots. However, no bidder will be allocated more
than 1 (One) lot per drilling rig.
will be conducted through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) a
procedure specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Procurement
under IDA Credits, and is open to all bidders from eligible national
Competitive Bidders as defined in the Guidelines.
shall be valid for a period of Ninety (90) days after bid opening.
Bids must be accompanied by a bid security (CPO) of not less than 1%
of the total bid price. Bids shall be delivered to Oromia Regional
Water Resources Bureau, 4th floor, Room number 401,
Finfinnee, Telephone Number 251 165 583 74 on or before 2:00 P.M.,
November 06, 2006. Bids shall be opened at 2:30 November 06, 2006 in
the presence of the bidders who wish to attend. Electronic bidding
will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected.
requirements include: (i) ownership (or existing lease) of a
suitable drilling rig, (ii) completion of at least two borehole
construction contracts of similar size in the last one year, (iii)
annual turnover of 1.5 times the bid value for shallow Wells in each
seat of the last years, (iv) liquid assets of at least 1/3 the
contract value and (v) experienced drilling team. Additional details
are provided in the bidding documents.
complete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased
directly from the Water Bureau upon payment of a non-refundable fee
for each lot Birr 260 by interested bidders on submission of a
written application to the address indicted below.
should present renewed license and VAT registration card.
Regional Water Resources Bureau reserves the right to reject all or
part of the bid.
Oromia Regional Water Resources
4th floor, Room Number 401
Tel. No. 251 1655 83 74