Bid No.


Issued By

Ethiopian Roads Authority

Bid Doc. Price

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Published Date

October 25, 2006

Opening Date

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Bid Category

Road Maintenance



1.      As part of a plan to meet in increasing Programme of care and maintenance to the nationís expanding federal road network, as well as to develop small locally based contractors; the Ethiopian Road Authority (ERA) intends to let contracts to the private sector for labour-based routine road maintenance.

2.      ERA now wishes to invite contractors to express interest in labour-based road maintenance by completing a contractorís questionnaire. The works will mainly comprise off-carriageway drainage activities such as culvert and ditch clearing, erosion protection, bush clearing and pothole repair of gravel roads.

3.      General, building or road contractors of grades 5 and below may complete the questionnaire.

4.     The questionnaires will be evaluated and three to five contractors from each of the ERA Districts of Alemgena, Dire Dawa, Gonder, Jimma, Sodo, Shashemene, Debre Markos, Adigrat, Combolcha and Nekemt will be selected to receive classroom and on the job training on labour based maintenance contracting to undertake supervised labour-based contracts on roads in each district. Contracts resident in the respective districts are particularly encouraged to apply.

5.      Interested contactors can collect the questionnaires free of charge from the ERA District Engineering Division Officers or ERA Network Management Division in Ethiopian Labour Union Building 1st Floor, Room 217, Addis Ababa, Tel. 011 550 39 80.

6.      The completed questionnaires should be submitted by hand to the office from which it is collected on or before 3rd November 2006.

Ethiopian Roads Authority


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