Ethiopian, Water Supply and
Credit 3901-ET and Grant H085-ET
Dhera and Awash Town Water Supply Project
Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice for this
Project that appeared in Development Business, issued on November
Government of Ethiopia has received credit from the International
Bank for Reconstruction and Development toward the cost of Water
Supply and Sanitation Project, and it intends to apply part of the
proceeds of this loan or credit to payments under the Contract for
Dhera and Awash Towns Water Supply Project, ICB No. ORWRB/UWSSCW/002/2008.
Oromia Water Resources Bureau on behalf of Dhera Water Board now
invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for
construction of Dhera and Awash Towns Water Supply Project.
will be conducted though the International Competitive Bidding (ICB)
a procedure specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines: bidders form
Eligible Source Countries as defined in the Bidding Documents.
eligible bidders may obtain further information from Oromia Water
Resources Bureau, WaSH Program Support Staff, 4th floor,
Room No.403, Finfinne/Addis Ababa and inspect eth Bidding Documents
at this address from 8:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. and from 1:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. Monday to Friday.
requirements include: Bidders must obtain license for category GC &
above, renewed & valid license for Water Works from Ministry of
Water Resources, and annual finical amount of construction works
equivalent to twice the contract price for the last five years,
liquid assets of at least 1/8 of the contract price and annual
turnover of equivalent to the contract price for the last five
complete set of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased by
interested bidders on the submission of a written Application to the
address given below and upon payment of an ETB 300.00 or USD 30.00
non-refundable. The method of payment will be in cash or cheque
must be delivered to the Oromia Water Resources Bureau, WaSH Program
Support Staff, 4th floor, Room No. 403, Finfinne/Addis
Ababa at or before February 17, 2009, 02:00 P.M. Electronic bidding shall not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected.
Bids will be opened physically in the presence of the
bidders/representatives who choose to attend in person at
2:30 P.M. on February 17, 2009 at Oromia
Water Resources Bureau, WaSH Program Support Staff, 3rd
floor, Conference Hall, Finfinnee/ Addis Ababa.
shall be valid for a period of one hundred twenty (120) days after
Bid opening and must accompanied by bid security of ETB 100,000.00
or an equivalent amount in a freely convertible currency.
address: Oromia Water Resources Bureau, WaSH Program Support Staff,
4th floor, Room No.403 Finfinnee, Addis Ababa.