The Government of Ethiopia has received financing from the
World Bank towards the cost of water supply and sanitation hygiene
program and intends to apply part of the proceeds for Dagi village
rural piped water supply sanitation project by National Competitive
Bidding /NCB/ under the contract AWRDB/ RPSS/001/2007terms and
The AWRDB representing the client Mecha Wereda Administration
for tendering process assistance only invitees sealed bids from
qualified eligible bidders having grade 6 GC and above with renewed
water works licenses from the Ministry of Water Resources to
implement Dagi village Rural Water Supply and Sanitation project.
The project encompasses:
Construction of 20 M3 water collection
Construction of 8m elevated steel tank with a capacity of 30m3
Construction of one standard pump house
Construction of 5 public fountains.
Supply and lay about 5, 100m class B, GI pipeline with
necessary fittings and valves.
Supply and Installation of surface centrifugal pump and
Protect from flooding, Fence and sanitize already tapped
spring as required
viii. Commission and Hand Over
the project to the community
The location of the project is in West Gojjam zone, Merawi
Wereda, Amhara region, about 60 km from Bahir Dar town.
Bidding will be conducted through the National Competitive
Bidding (NCB) procedures specified in the World Bank’s procurement
guidelines under IDA credits/grants and is open to all eligible
national contractors as defined in the guidelines.
Bidders have to provide information about contractor
licenses, VAT registration certificates, renewed water works
licenses issued from the ministry of Water resources etc.
Interested contactors have to provide information, available
constructio tools such as, Vibrator, Mixer etc and Vehicle:
experience in similar project, available skilled, and semi skilled
manpower and other relevant information as specified in the bid
Interested contractors should have experiences of successful
completion of similar projects is an advantage.
Interested bidders will be requested to offer technical and
financial proposals separately as specified in the bid documents to
Bids must be accompanied by bid security of not less than 1%
of the total bid price in unconditional Bank guarantee or CPO or
cash. They shall deliver bids to AWRDB, procurement Office, Room No.
06, Bahir Dar. Electronic bidding will not be permitted and late
bids will be rejected. Bids shall be valid for period of 90 days
after bid opening.
A complete set of bidding documents in English may be
purchased from AWRDB procurement service, ground floor, Room No 06
upon payment of a non-refundable fee Birr 200 from the date of first
announcement of this notice on The Ethiopian Herald in office hours
for 30 consecutive days.
Bids shall be opened in the presence of official
representatives of the bidders, who wish to attend at the next
Government working day following bid closing date at 8:00 P.M. local
time at Mecha Wereda Administration office or the representative,
Merawi town. Interested applicants may obtain further information
during office hours at Regional program Coordination Unit.
Mecha Wereda Administration reserves the right to reject or
accept any or all bids.
Address: Amhara National regional State, Water Resources
Procurement Service, Room No 6
Tel:251 222 05 30 Or 251 058
220 10 87
Fax No: 251-058-222 05 79
P.O. Box 88
Room No. 21