Name of Country: Federal Democratic
Republic of Ethiopia
Name of Project: Electricity Access (Rural) Expansion
Project Phase II (EAREP II)
Credit Number: 4344-ET
Procurement for supply of all system components and system
Installation of Photovoltaic for 300 Rural Health Posts IFB Number
invitation for bids follows the general procurement notice for this
project that appeared in Development Business, issue No.770 of 23rd
Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia as received a credit from
International Development Association towards the cost of Electric
Access (Rural) Expansion Project Phase II, and it intends to apply
part of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the contract
for the Supply of all system components and system Installation of
Photovoltaic for 300 Rural Health Posts.
Ethiopian Rural Energy Development and Promotion Center (EREDPC),
Rural Electrification Fund (REF)O now invites sealed bids from
Installation of Photovoltaic for 300 Rural Health Posts listed
No. Health Post
all system components and system installation of Photovoltaic
for 300 Rural Health Posts
will be conducted through the international competitive bidding
procedures specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines of May 2004
revised Oct. 2006: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits, and
is open to all bidders from eligible source counties as defined in
eligible bidders may obtain further information from the Project
Coordination Office of Rural Energy Development and Promotion Center
(REDPC), Rural Electrification Fund (REF) and inspect the bidding
documents at the address given below from
9:00 A.M. to 12:00 A.M. and 2:00
P.M. to 5:00 P.M. (local Time) Monday to Friday.
The bidder supplying at least worth of US$ 600,000 in a single
contract or supplying at least worth of US $ 1,900,000 in various
contracts in the past 3 (Three) years.
Minimum average annual turnover for the last 2 (two) years should be
at least equivalent of 3 (thee) times the value of the total price
of the bidders bid.
A margin of preference for certain goods manufactured domestically
shall not be applied. Additional details are provided in the bidding
complete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased by
interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the
address below as of: April 29, 2010 (Monday to Friday 9:00 A.M.
12:00 A.M. and 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P .M) and upon payment of a
non-refundable fee of Birr 500 (Five Hundred) or in US $ 45 (Forty
Five) or an equivalent amount in a freely convertible currency. The
method of payment will be cash or cashiers Check (CPO), the document
will be sent by first class mail for overseas bidders who send a
crossed Bank Draft of Birr 315 (Three Hundred Fifteen Birr) or US $
25 (Twenty Fiver US $).
must be delivered to the address below at or before 10:00 A.M.
(local time) on June 17, 2010. All bids must be accompanied by a bid
security for minimum of US $ 40,000 (Forty Thousand US $) or
equivalent in any freely convertible currency. Late bids will be
rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidder’s or
bidder’s representatives, who choose to attend at the address below
at 10:30 A.M. (local time) on June 17, 2010.
Suppliers are required to present VAT registration certificate and
valid trade license.
Bid submission purposes, the Purchaser’s address is:
Ethiopian Rural Energy Development
Rural Electrification Fund (REF)
Name of the building: REF Project
Office Number 07
Name of Office: Berhanu Hika
Street Address: Rouzvelt Avenue (From Mexico Square ˝