Expression of interest
The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (FDRE) has applied for
financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Road Sector
Development State III Project (APL 3) and intends to apply part of
the process for consultant services. The services include
supervision of the construction work, implantation of associated
environmental, safety, and resettlement action plans and adverse
social impact mitigation measurers for the projects listed below:
Contract 1: Aposto to Yerba Muda (km
Contract 2: Yerba Muda (km 94.1) to
Wadera (Km 202.6)
Contract 3: Wadera (km 202.6) to
Gonder-Debark Road Upgrading Project (Approx. 107 km).
Gedo-Nekempte Road Rehabilitation Project (Approx. 134 km)
Contract 1: Gedo-km 64.0
Contract 2: km 64.0-km 134
Yalo-Nehile Road Construction Project (Approx. 70 Km0.
The detailed engineering design and tender document preparation,
feasibility and environmental impact studies and review of detailed
engineering design for the above contacts has been carried out with
the assistance of international consultants. The Consulting firm
that will be selected for the Construction Supervision of the
Yaho-Abala Project., contract 1: Yalo-Nehile road under this SPN
will also carry out review of the existing design prior to the
bidding of the construction works, to a standard that will be
detailed in the RFP.
The expected time of commencement will be in March 2008 for the
three projects and June 2008 for Gedo-Nekempte project.
The Ethiopian Roads Authority, representing FDRE, now invites
eligible Consultants to indicate their interest in providing the
services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating
that they are qualified to perform the services (brochures,
description of similar assignments, experience in similar
conditions, availability of appropriate skills amount staff etc.)
Consultants may associate to enhance their qualifications.
consultant will be selected in accordance with the procedures set
out in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of
Consultants by World Bank Borrowers (May 2004 and revised in
Interested consultants may obtain further information at the address
below during office hours: from 09:00 to 12:00 hours (local time)
and from 14:00 to 17:30 hours (local time), Monday to Thursday and
09:00 to 11:30 hours (local time) and 14:00 hours to 17:30 (local
time) hours on Friday.
Consultants may submit a single Expression of Interest document for
one or more contracts they may wish to be short-listed for,
Expression of interest must be delivered in three copies to the
address below by June 12, 2007.
Ethiopian Roads Authority
Attn: Ato Tesfaye Ayele, Engineering Services
Procurement, Design and Technical Support
Ras Abebe Aregay Street
Tel. 251 11 551 50 02
Fax 251 11 551 00 82
P.O. Box 1770