Bid No.

EAEP 2/2001

Issued By

Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation

Bid Doc. Price

Birr 300.00

Published Date

September 8, 2009

Opening Date

October 23, 2009


Bid Category

Connection Cables &  Accessories



The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
Electricity Access (Rural) Expansion Project I
Credit Number: 4200ET
Project ID Number: P097271
IFB Title: Procurement of Service Connection Cables and

1.      This Invitation for bids follows the General Procurement Notice for this Project that appeared in Development Business, issue no. 679 of 16 May 2006.

2.      The Federal Government of Ethiopia has received a credit from the International Development Association toward the cost of Electricity Accessories, tender no. EAEP 2/2001.

3.      The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCO) now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the procurement of the following materials: concentric insulated 1-phase Copper cables, A1/Cu parallel groove clamp with insulating cover, hook nut, dead-end clamps, hook bolt & hook screw, cable clamps with nails, 1-phase 20 A miniature circuit breaker for connection of 150 000 customers, and 8000 steel tubes for earthling wire protection.

4.       The procurement is divided in to four lots; the final destinations of the goods are Lot 1: Mekele, Lot 2: Bahir Dar, Lot 3: Addis Ababa and Lot 4: Shashamene project stores.

5.      Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits dated May 2004, revised October 2006, and is open to all bidders from Eligible Source Countries as defined in the Guidelines.

6.      Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from Ethiopia Electric Power Corporation/Electricity Access (Rural) Project 1, Mr, Semere Assabie, Project Manger, e-mail, and inspect the Bidding Documents at the address given below 09:00 A.M.  to 05:00 P.M. starting from September 08, 2009.

7.      A complete set of Bidding Documents in English may be purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address below and payment of a non-refundable fee ETB 300 or in USD 30 for the Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation, Foreign Procurement Division, and UEAP Office starting from September 08, 2009. The method of payment shall be in cash or cashier’s chequ.

8.      Bids must be delivered to the address below at or before October 23, 2009, 2:00 P.M. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected 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. Bids will be opened at the address below on October 23, 2009 at 2:30 P.M. All bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security in Ethiopia Birr (ETB) or equivalent convertible currency in the following amounts.

Lot No.

Bid Security amount in ETB

Lot 1


Lot 2


Lot 3


Lot 4


9.  The address referred to above is:

Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation
UEAP Office, Foreign Procurement Team
Dembel City Center, Room 1115B, 11th Floor
Tel. +251-11-552 06 88
Fax. +251-11-554 41 41
Addis Ababa


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