Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (herein referred to as the
Corporation) as executing agent on behalf of the Federal Government
of Ethiopia is intending to HALELEWERABESA Hydro Electric Power
Project. The Employer thus invites sealed bids from eligible bidders
entirely responsible for Consultancy Services of EPC Contract
Management responsible for Consultancy Service of EPC Contract
Management of HALELE-WERABESA Hydroelectric Power Project as per
details requirements in the TOR. The Contract period for stage I
(96MW) and Stage II (326 MW) of the total capacity 422MW will
be Six years and additional one year for defects liability period.
The Halele-Werabesa Hydropower
project is located near to Welkite town some 170 Km (air
distance) West-southwest of Addis Ababa. The national highway
linking Addis Ababa to Jimma runs through Welkite Town.
interested and eligible Bidders are invited to this tender and a
complete set of tender documents (hard Copy) could be purchased
against payment of Birr 1,500 (Birr One Thousand Five Hundred) from:
Ethiopia Electric Power
Corporate Procurement and Accounting Office
Head Office, De Gaulle Square
Tel. (011) 156 00 27
Starting from 14 September 2009.
But, the soft copy will provided from
Chemoga-Yeda and Halele-Werabesa Project Office
qualify for the tender, Consultants should have enough experience in
rendering consultancy Service for EPC contract management of hydro
power plants and also have enough experience in design, supervision
and commissioning of hydroelectric power plants of similar nature
shall be conducted through international competitive bidding
procedures. The Corporation reserves the right to qualify the bidder
offering the lowest evaluated bid price.
should be delivered to the address mentioned under paragraph 2 on or
before 30 October 2009, 12:00 noon local time. Offer will be opened
on 30 October 2009, 2:30 local time at EEPCo. Club, Mexico square
Bid should be accompanied with bid security USD 150,000,
or equivalent, counter guaranteed by Commercial Bank of
Ethiopia, which should be valid 30 days beyond the validity of the
tender. A tender submitted without fulfilling these requirements
will be rejected. The Tender Guarantees will be discharged when the
successful bidder has signed a contract agreement.
A successful bidder should also
submit 3% performance guarantee which should be count3er guaranteed
by Commercial Bank of Ethiopia with in one month after signing of
Bidders should fill the required Man-Month amount for Home office
staff, Mission staff and Field staff. The Home Office Staff
man-month should not exceed 25% of the total work Man-Month
and this is one of the evaluation criteria.
will not be any advance payment in foreign and/or local
contract is foxed price bases; there will not be adjustment for
price escalations. Beside the interest rate for payments to be made
in USD is as per the annual discount rate published by the
consultantís country central Bank lending rate plus 1%, but for the
local Currency it is as per the annual discount rate published by
the National Bank of Ethiopia.
The Consultant expatriates should be registered and get work permit
as per the Laws of Ethiopia. Besides, if the Consultant expatriates
export and import annual materials and/or goods for themselves which
is not related to the work, they should pay taxes according to the
rules of the Country. The Consultant shall also be registered and
should have TIN number (Tax Identification Number).
Tender should be valid up to 30 April, 2010
corporation reserves the right to reject any or all bids.
The Ethiopian Electric Power