FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF
MINISTRY OF WATER RESOURCES
HARAR WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATION PROJECT
INVITATION FOR BIDS (IFB)
Date: December 3, 2008
Ref. No.: SPN/09-2008
ADB Loan Number: 2100150006942.
ADB Loan Name: Harar Water Supply &
Specific Procurement Notice follows the General Procurement Notice
for this project that appeared in Development Business No. 592 of
October 16, 2002.
Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has
received a loan from the African 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
has GC/BC5 and above construction licenses bidders form 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, and store. Domestic bidders shall
be in the category of GC/BC5 and registered with the Government of
sets of bidding documents (and additional copies) may be purchased
at the address indicated below upon payment of a non-refundable fee
of Birr 500.00 (Five Hundred 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 Contract
Floor, Room Number 212, Haile Gebre Selassie Road,
Tel. 251 116625515 Or 251 116626327
Or 251 11 661 11 11, ext. 496
Fax. 25111663 04 59 Or 251 11 661 07 10
P.O. Box 5744
The Instruction to Bidders and General Conditions of Contract
contained in the bidding documents comply with the Bank’s Standard
Bidding Documents for the Procurement of works.
Bids shall be
valid for a period of 120 days after Bid Opening and must be
accompanied by a bid security of Birr 120,000.00 (One Hundred Twenty
Thousand 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 January 2, 2009. 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.