Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene
Credit 3901-ET and Grant H850-ET
IFB Title-Deep and Shallow Well Drilling & Construction and
Supply & Installation of Hand Pump
Afar Regional State through the
Government of Ethiopia has received credit from the World Bank
toward the cost of the Water Supply and Sanitation Project and it
intends to apply part of funds to cover eligible payments under the
Contract for Deep and Shallow Wells Drilling & Construction and
Supply & Installation of Hand Pumps.
Afar Regional Water Resources Bureau now invites sealed bids from
local eligible bidders for drilling and construction of 1 Deep & 7
Shallow Wells and Supply & Installation of Hand Pumps in Erebit
will be conducted through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) a
procedure specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Procurement
under IDA Credits, and is open to all bidders from eligible National
Competitive Bidders as defined in the Guidelines.
shall be valid for a period of Ninety (90) days after Bid opening.
Bids must be accompanied by bid security not less than 2% of the
total bid price. They shall be delivered to Afar Regional Water
Resources Bureau, 1st Floor Room Number 03, Semera, Tel.
251-033 666 00 43 Or 666 00 39 on or before 9:30 A.M. 16, 2008. Bids
shall be opened at 10:00 A.M. April 16, 2008 in the presence of the
bidders who wish to attend. Electronic bidding will not be permitted
late bids will be rejected.
requirements include: (i) ownership (or existing lease) of a
suitable drilling rig, compressor, pump test equipment, and fishing
equipment. (ii) completion of at least two similar contracts in each
of the last two years, (iii) annual turnover equal to the bid value
for Deep and Shallow Wells Drilling & Construction and Supply &
Installation of Hand Pumps in each of the last two years, (iv)
liquid assets of at least 1/3 the contract value and (v) experienced
drilling team. Additional details are provided in the Bidding
set of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased directly form
the Afar Water Resources Bureau upon payment of a non-refundable fee
of Birr 150.00 by interested bidders coming to the address indicated
should present renewed license for the year 2008 and VAT
Regional Water Resources Bureau reserves the right to reject all or
part of the bid.
Afar Regional Water Resources Bureau,
1st Floor, Room Number 03
Tel. 251-03 366 66 00 43 Or 03 36 00 39
P.O. Box 59