Letter of Invitation
The A.A.W.S.A-Water Supply and Sanitation Development
And Rehabilitation Project office
Addis Ababa Water and Sanitation Development and Rehabilitation
Project Office has received budget from the city administration
towards the cost of drilling 3 deep exploration boreholes (average
400 meters depth each) and intends to apply apportion of this budget
to eligible payments under this Contract.
Project office now invites bids to provide the following drilling
services: drilling, testing and construction of 3 boreholes in the
suburbs of Addis Ababa.
shall be valid for a period of ninety (90) days after bid opening.
bid document shall be available from November 15, 2007 onwards
against payment of non-refundable fee of ETH Birr 100 during office
hours upon presentation of valid registration certificate from
Ministry of Water resources, renewed trade license and VAT
well Bids must be accompanied by bids security of 50,000 ETH Birr or
an equivalent freely convertible currency (any other form will not
be accepted). Bids must be delivered to Addis Ababa Water Supply and
Sanitation Development and Rehabilitation Project Office, Bole Road,
in front of Bole Printing Enterprise, 150 meters down from
Commercial Bank of Ethiopia, Bole Branch at or before 10:00 AM hours
local time on December 17, 2007.
bond shall be in separate envelope and be submitted with the
shall be submitted in two separate envelopes each consisting or
original and copy and wax-sealed.
will be opened on December 17, 2007, at 10:00 AM local time in the presence of the bidders who wish to attend.
Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be
requirements Include: (i) ownership (or existing lease) of suitable
drilling rig, (ii) completion of at least two borehole construction
contracts of similar size in the last five years, (iii) an
experienced drilling team. Additional details are provided in the
to comply with any of the above conditions shall result in automatic
eligible bidders may obtain information from the Project Office
through Tel. 251-11 51 02 56 / 67, 51 03 13
The Addis Ababa Water Supply and Sanitation Development and
Rehabilitation Office reserve the right to reject this bid.
Water Supply and Sanitation Development and Rehabilitation Office
Bole Road, In front of Bole Printing Enterprise, 150 meters down
from Commercial Bank of Ethiopia-Bole Branch.
Tel. 251-11 51 02 56 Or 67, 51 03