Jimma Town Water Supply and Sanitation Project
IDA Credit No. 4292-ET IDA Grant 287-ET
Supply of Pipes, Fitting and Accessories
Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice for this
Project that appeared in Development Business, August 17, 2007.
Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has received credit from the
International Development Association (IDA) toward the cost of Urban
Water Supply and Sanitation Project (UWSSP) and intends to apply
part of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the Contract
for the Supply of Pipes and Fittings.
Jimma Water Supply and Sewerage Service Enterprise now invites
sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the supply of
pipes and fittings. The delivery period is 120 calendar days.
Partial Bid will not be accepted.
will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding
(ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines:
Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits, and is open to all
bidders from Eligible Source Countries as defined in the Bidding
eligible bidders may obtain further information from Mr. Tadele
Gezahegne and inspect the Bidding Documents at the address given
below from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
requirements include an experience of at least two supplies and
delivery of pipes and fittings of similar nature and scope, an
average turnover of twice the contract price of the pipe and
fittings during the last three years, and a healthy financial
standing during the last three years. Additional details are
provided in the Bidding Documents.
complete set of Bidding Documents in English language may be
purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written
application to the address below and upon payment of a
non-refundable fee of ETB 1,000.00 (Birr One Thousand Only). The
method of payment will be CPO Cheque. The Bidding Documents will be
delivered to authorized representative of the Bidder up payment of
the non-refundable fee stated above.
must be delivered to the address below at or before 2:30 p.m. on 26
October, 2009. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids
will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the
bidders/representatives who choose to attend in person or on line at
the address below at 2:30 p.m. 26 October 2009. All
bids must be accompanied by a “Bid Security” of not less than 2% of
the total bid price in Ethiopian Birr or an equivalent amount in a
freely convertible currency.
address referred to above is:
Jimma Town Water Supply and Sewerage
Attn to: Mr. Tadele Gezahegne, Procurement
Room No. 2 Old Building of the Enterprise
One the road leading to Jimma University from
The town (near by Depot)
Tel. 471-11 65 66
Fax 471-11 65 09
P.O. Box 92