Rural Water Supply, Sanitation
Tigray Regional State, Water Resources
Mines and Energy Bureau
Grant No.: TF091704
IFB Title-Shallow Well Drilling & Construction
Tigray Regional State through the
Government of Ethiopia has received credit from the World Bank (DFID)
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 Shallow Well Drilling and Construction.
Tigray Region Water Resources, mines & Energy Bureau now invites
sealed bids from local eligible bidders for the construction of
68 Shallow Wells:
Shallow Well Lots
Numbers of Shallow Wells (>
Medebay Zana & Tahtay koraro
Laelay Maychew & Neader Adet
Total No. of Shallow Wells
Lot-1 Consists of 13 SWs in Medebay
Zana Woreda & 13 SWs in Tahtay Koraro Woreda
Lot 2- Consists of 15 SWs in Laelay Machew Woreda & 12 SWs Neader
Lot 3- Consists of 15 SWs in
award will be decided on a lot by lot basis in each category.
Bidders may bid for one or more lots. However, no bidder will be
allocated more than 1 (One) lot per drilling rig.
will be conducted through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) a
procedure specified in the world Bank’s Guidelines: Procurement
under DFID grant, 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
and must be accompanied by bid security (Bank guarantee or CPO) or
Birr 100,000 (One Hundred Thousand). They shall be delivered to
Tigray Region Water Resources, Mines & Energy Bureau, procurement
section, Room No. 17, Tel. 344-401064,
Mekelle, Ethiopia on or before
3:00 p.m. December 21, 2010 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, (ii) completion of at least two shallow well
construction contracts of similar size in each of the last One year,
(iii) annual turnover of 1.5 times the bid value for Shallow Wells
in cash of the last three years, (iv) liquid assets of at least 1/3
the contract value and (v) experienced drilling team.
Additional details are provided in
the Bidding Documents.
complete set of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased
directly from the Tigray Region Water Resources, Mines & Energy
Bureaus upon payment of a non-refundable fee Birr 300 (Three Hundred
Birr) by interested bidders on submission of a written application
to the address indicated below.
should present renewed license, VAT registration card, VAT
declaration and TIN No. valid for 2009/2010.
Region Water Resources, Mines & Energy Bureau reserves the right to
reject all or part of the bid.
Tigray Regional State
Water Resources, Mines and Energy Bureau
Procurement Section, Room No. 17
Tel. +251 3454 416330 or 406677/8/9
Fax +251 344 401064
P.O. Box 520