FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF
MINISTRY OF WATER RESOURCES
HARAR WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION PROJECT
INVITATION FOR BIDS (IFB)
Date August 16, 2007
Ref. No. SPN/09-2007
Contract Identification: ADMIN
ADB Loan Number: 2100150006942
ADB Loan name: Harar Water Supply and
Specific Procurement Notice follows the General Procurement Notice
for this project that appeared in Development business No. 592 of
October 16, 2002.
The Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
has revived a loan from the Africa Development Fund in the amount of
UA 19,890,000 towards the cost of Harar Water Supply and Sanitation
Project, and intends to apply part of the proceeds of the loan to
cover eligible payments under the contract for the construction of
Administration building. Bidding is open to all local bidders who
have GC/BC 3 and above construction licenses, bidders from eligible
member countries as defined in the ADB’s Rules of Procedure for the
Procurement of Goods and Works.
Ministry of Water Resources now invites sealed bids from eligible
bidders for the construction of an administrative compound including
administration building, workshop, store, and of public and
community latrines. Domestic bidders shall be in the category of
GC/BC 3 and registered with the government of Ethiopia.
sets of bidding documents (and additional copies) may be purchased
at the address indicated below upon payment of a non-refundable fee
of Birr 1000 (One Thousand Birr Only) or its equivalent in a freely
convertible currency, payable to Ministry of Water resources, Harar
town Water Supply and Sanitation project, Commercial Bank of
Ethiopia, Finfine branch, A/C No. 4461/0172006479100, for each set.
Interested bidders may obtain further information and inspect the
documents at the same address.
Ministry of Water Resources
Procurement and Supply Service
Second floor, room No. 202
Haile Gebre Selassie Road
Tel. 251 11 662 55 15 Or 251 11 662 6327 Or
251 11 661 11 11 Ext. 219
Fax 251 11 663 04 59 Or 251 11 661 07 10
P.O. Box 5744
Instruction to bidders and general Conditions of Contract Contained
in the bidding documents comply with the Bank’s Standard Bidding
documents for the Procurement or works.
Bids shall be
valid for a period of 120 days after bid opening and must be
accompanied by a bid security of Birr 200,000 (Two Hundred thousands
Birr) or its equivalent in a freely convertible currency, and shall
be delivered to the above office on or before 2:30 P.M. local time
on October 1, 2007. Bids will be opened in the presence of the
bidders who choose to attend at Ministry of Water Resources, Contact
Administration, Room No. 211 at 3:00 P.M. on the same date.