Bid No.


Issued By

SNNP Eegional Water Resource Bureau

Bid Doc. Price

See detail below

Published Date

February 24, 2010

Opening Date

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Bid Category

Shallow & Deep Well Drilling & Construction



Invitation for Bids (IFB)
Water supply, sanitation, and hygiene project
Credit 3901-ETand Grant H850-ET
IFB Title-Shallow and and Deep well drilling &construction
National Competitive bidding (NBC)

1.       The SNNP  Regional Water Resource Bureau through the Government of Ethiopian has received credit and grant from the international Development Association (IDA) to ward the cost of the water supply, sanitation and hygiene project and it intends to apply part of funds to cover eligible payments under the contacts for deep well and shallow wells drilling and construction for rural water supply, sanitation &hygiene project in the region.

2.       The SNNP regional water resource bureau now invites wax sealed bids from eligible bidders for drilling and construction of deep wells and shallow wells as follows:

Shallow and deep well

Lot 1

       No.           Zone            woreda            no. of deep wells with a
                                                                         Depth of 70mts

 Lot 1              Guruage        Abeshge                  24
                      Guruage         kebena                   32
                      Total                                            56

 Lot 2        

 No.                       Zone                  woreda            No. of deep wells with                                                                                      A depth of 70m

Lot 2                   Guruage                   Mur akil                           20
                            Guruage                 Enemore Na ener              34
                             Total                                                             54

 Lot 3

No.         Zone           woreda       anticipated depth        Anticipated depth

                                                          Of shallow wells                 of deep

                                                       60-85m                       wells 200-220 m

                      Guruage       sodo                  14                       

                                         Ezha                  6                                      1

                                         Endegana           4                                          

Lot 3                    Hadiya           lemo                   4                                      1

                                          Ana lemo                                                   1 

                  Gamogofa       mirab abaya

                 Total                                         30                                      3


3.      Bidding will be conducted though 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 countries as defined in the Guidelines.

4.      Bids shall be valid for a period of Ninety days (90) days after bid opening.

5.      Bid must be accompanied by bid security of 50,000 Birr for each lot in the form of bank Guarantee, CPO (certified payment order) and shall remain valid for 120 (one hundred twenty) days. Insurance bond is not acceptable.

6.       Qualification requirement include(i) ownership (or existing lease) of  a suitable drilling rig,(ii)completion of at least five years for lot 3,(iii)liquid asset of at 10 percent of the bid price, and (iv)an experienced drilling team.addtiional details are provided in the bidding documents.

7.       bids must be delivered to SNNP regional water resources bureau, room number 05 Hawassa city, telephone number 251 46 220 99 74,e-mail at or before 2:00 p.m. on the 30th day of announcement this invitation for bids notice on the Ethiopian herald newspaper. bids shall be opened at 2:30 p.m. on the same date in the presence of the bidders or their legal representatives who wish to attend.

8.      Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected.

9.     For bids received by the said deadline will be publicly opens in the presence of bidders or their legal representative who are interested to attend at 2:30 p.m. on the 30th day of announcement this invitation for bids notice on the national news paper at the tender committee office of SNNP regional water resources development ,hawassa city. if their will be take place on the next working day at the same time and the same venue.

10.   The SNNP regional .water resource bureau reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids

11.   A complete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased directly  from the water resource development bureau upon payment of  a non-refundable fee for each lot birr 300 or equivalent amount by interested bidders on submission of a written application to the address indicated below:

SNNP Regional Water Resources bureau
Room number 05
Tel.   251 462 20 99 74
Fax 251 462 20 39 39/42


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