Bid No.

NCB ORWRB/SW & DW/04-01/2008

Issued By

Oromia Regional Water Resources Bureau

Bid Doc. Price

Birr 300.00

Published Date

June 13, 2009

Opening Date

July 6, 2009


Bid Category

Deep & Shallow Well Drilling & Construction



Re-Invitation for Bids (IFB)
Water Supply, Sanitation and Hygiene Program
Grant No. 2100155006269

1.      The Oromia Regional State though the Government of Ethiopia has received grant from the African Development Bank toward the cost of Water Supply and Sanitation Project and it intends to apply part of funds to cover eligible payments under the Contract for Deep & Shallow Well Drilling and Construction.

2.      The Oromia Regional Water Resources Bureau now invites sealed bids from local eligible bidders for the construction of 2 Deep & 2 Shallow Wells:

Contract Id. No. (Lot)



Type & No. of wells

Deep wells

Shallow wells

OWRB/SW & DW/ 04-1/2009

Horo Guduru Wollega




Total Number of wells



3.      The award will be decided on presence of drilling machine.

4.      Bidding will be conducted though the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) a procedure specified in the African Development Bank’s Guidelines & is open to all bidders from eligible National Competitive Bidders as defined in the Guidelines.

5.      Bids shall be valid for a period of Ninety (90) days after Bid opening. Bids must be accompanied by bid security of at least not less than 1% of the bid price in Ethiopian Birr. They shall be delivered to Oromia Regional Water Resources Bureau, 4th Floor, Room Number 403, Finfinnee, and Tel. 251-165583474 on or before 2:00 P.M. July 6, 2009. Bids shall be opened at 2:30 P.M. July 6, 2009 in the presence of the bidders who wish attends. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected.

6.      Minimum qualifications required for the award of single or multiple contracts include the following: (i) ownership (or existing lease) of a suitable drilling rig per lot, (ii) completion of at least two borehole construction contracts of similar size in past year (s), (iii) annual average turnover equivalent to the bid price, (iv) liquid assets of at least 1/8 the contract value and (v) experienced drilling team. Additional details are provided in the Bidding Documents.

7.      A complete set of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased directly from the Water Resources Bureau upon payment of a non refundable fee of Birr 300.00 for each document by interested indicated below.

8.      Bidders should present renewed license, MoWR registration certificate, VAT registration & Tax payer Registration Number.

9.      Oromia Regional Water Resources Bureau reserves the right to reject all or part of the bid.

Oromia National Regional State Water Resources Bureau
4th Floor, Room Number 403
Tel. 251-16 55 83 74
Finfinnee (Addis Ababa)


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