Water Supply and Sanitation
IFB Title-Bore Hole Drilling & Construction
Gambella Regional State Water, Mines and Energy Resources
Development Bureau through Ethiopian government has received grant
from Department for International Development (DFID) and Gambella
Peoples National Regional State Government Capital Budget towards
the cost of the Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project and it
intends to apply part of the funds to cover eligible payments under
the Contract for Bole Hole Drilling and Construction.
No. Bore Holes Lot (<200m)
Remark (Funding Agency)
of productive Bore Holes
of productive Boer Holes
The Gambella Regional
Water, Mines and Energy Resources Development Bureau now invites
sealed bids from qualified eligible bidders for the construction of
the following numbers of boreholes.
award will be decided on a lot by lot basis. Bidders may participate
in one or more lots.
bidder should have suitable type of rig i.e. for drilling of soft
and hard formation.
will be conducted through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB), a
procedure specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Procurement
under IDA Credits, and is open to all bidders from eligible source
counties as defined in the Guidelines.
shall be valid for a period of One Hundred Twenty (120) days after
Bid opening. Bids must be accompanied by bid security of not less
than 1% of the total bid price issued from recognized bank. They
shall be delivered to the address specified below on or before 3:30
P.M. on 10 March 2010. Bids shall be
opened at 4:00 P.M. of the same day 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 borehole
construction contacts of similar size in each of the last one year,
(iii) average annul turnover of 1.5 times the bid value for Bore
holes in each of last one year, (iv) liquid assets of at least 1/3
of the bid price 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 Water, Mines and Energy Resources Development
Bureau upon payment of a non-refundable fee Birr 150.00 and
provision of relevant 2001/2002 E.C. renewed license and permit from
concerned Ministries by interested bidders on submission of a
written application to the address indicated below.
Regional Water, Mines and Energy Resources Development Bureau
reserves the right to reject all or part of the bid.
Gambella Regional Water, Mines and
Energy Resources Development Bureau
Tel. 251-47 551 01 84 Or 551 16 38 Or 551 04 07
Or 551 00 91
P.O. Box 29