Description of the Works: The works consists of the upgrading of
the existing gravel road into a two lane asphalt concrete roads of
7.0 m carriageway width and 2 m gravel shoulders on either side
except at locations of Sharp horizontal curves and steep gradient
where the shoulder have been proposed to be bituminous as indicted
in the drawings. The length of the road Shire-Shiraro-Humera-Lugdi
is about 310Km. The entire road has been put into two lots, Lot 1:
Shire-Adigoshu and Lot 2: Adigoshu-Lugdi, each with a length of
Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has
allocated sufficient budget towards the cost of the
Shire-Shiraro-Humera-Lugdi Road Upgrading Project, Lot 1:
Shire-Adigoshu & Lot 2: Adigoshu-Lugdi and intends to apply part of
the process to eligible payments for the Contact.
Ethiopian Roads Authority now invites sealed bids from eligible
bidders for the construction of the above mentioned contracts to an
asphalt concrete standard with the mentioned contract to an asphalt
concrete standard with eh accompanying earthworks, structural and
drainage works. The construction period is 1280 calendar days for
will be conducted through the international competitive bidding
procedures specified in the bidding documents and are open to all
bidders as defined in the Section XI of the bidding documents.
eligible bidders may obtain further information from and inspect the
bidding documents at the address given below from 8:30 to 12:30 A.M.
and 1:30 to 5:30 P.M. from Monday to Thursdays and 8:30 to 11:30
A.M. and 1:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. on Friday local time. A complete set
of bidding documents in English may be purchased by interested
bidders on the submission of a written application to the address
below and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of ETB 4000 or in USD
450 for each lot effective as of September 18, 2006. The method of
payment shall be in cash or direct deposit to ERA’s account number
Engineering Services Procurement Branch Office, 2nd
Room No. 204
Tel. 251 11 515 30 15
Fax 251 11 550 00 82 Or 551 48 66
shall submitted their envelopes, “Qualification Questionnaires”,
“Bid” and “a Bid security”, separately and should be sealed in on
is to be carried out in two stages, qualification document first and
bids of qualified bidders next.
must be delivered to the address below on or before November 16,
2006 at 2:30 P.M. and 3:00 P.M. for lot 1 and lot 2 respectively.
All bids must be accompanied by a bid security of ETB 5,000,000 or
an equivalent amount in a freely convertible currency for each lot.
Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of
bidders/representatives who choose to attend at the address below on
November 16, 2006 at 2:30 P.M. and 3:00 P.M. for lot 1 and lot 2
Ethiopian Roads Authority
Ras Abebe Aregay Street
Tel. +251 11 515 66 03
Fax +251 11 551 48 66
P.O. Box 1770
Ethiopian Roads Authority reserves the right to accept or reject any
or all bids.