Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA)

Ethiopian Herald Aug4,2020




The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia represented by the Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA) has allocated funds and intends to apply part of the proceeds of this fund towards the cost of Consultancy Services for the Design Services of Road Projects shown hereunder: 

Package/ Priority (*)

Project Name

Estimated Length


Type of Design


Filtu -Moyale

298 Km

Hybrid Design


Makisegnit – Degoma – Arbaya – Guhala – Setseka Mesheha – Abi Adi Junction

279 Km

Hybrid Design


Wacha – Maji

174 Km

Hybrid Design

Dima – Bero – Kibish/Km 90 – F4F6 Road Junction, Lot 2: Kibish/ Km 90 – F4F6

69 Km


Design Review

Tolta – Gelila – Laska and Shirshir – Wubhamer Spur

125 Km

Design Review


Gilgel Beles – Dibate – Wenbera

161 Km

Hybrid Design

Ebantu (Hindi) – Ayana – Gelila – Haro – Limu – Yaso

75 Km

Concept Design


Adura – Akobo and

125 Km


Concept Design

Adura – Burbay


Kofele – Kore – Bekoji and

108 Km

Concept Design

Arsi Negele – Bilalo Junction


Adi Gudem – Dengolat – Gejet – Yechela

72 Km

Concept Design

Birki – Hayikmashal – Atsibi Junction

20 Km

Concept Design

 (*) The list of projects indicated above is in the order of priority to be considered by the Client during Shortlisting. 

The Ethiopian Roads Authority now invites suitably qualified consulting firms to submit sealed expression of interest letter for the Service. 

Expressions of interest will be evaluated in accordance with the Public Procurement and Property Administration Proclamation of the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. 

Participation is open to all eligible consulting firms. 

Please note that the applicants’ capacity will be checked from the company profile submitted by the consultant. Therefore, applicants are only required to submit a letter expressing their interest. 

Expressions of Interest letter must be delivered to the address below on or before August 10, 2020, at 4:30 P.M. Late submissions may be rejected. 

Please also note that ERA currently is not receiving any kind of Hard Copy Documents/Letters due to COVID 19 PANDEMIČ. Hence, applicants shall send the original scanned copy of their corresponding signed application letters electronically through email address dedicated for this purpose:   

  • As the Client is to carry out the Shortlist in the Order of Priority Noted Above, Applicants are strictly advised to the following notes: 
  • A Consultant having a higher Company Profile Ranking/Score and applying only on the project(s) given a 
  • less priority is likely to be shortlisted among those Consultants having a lower rank in their Company Profile Score; 
  •  A Consultant having a lower Company Profile Ranking/Score and applying only on the project(s) given a high priority may not be shortlisted: 
  • The Outcome of the Shortlist, including the Number of Shortlist on the subject EOI, will be considered for Any Future Association Requests to be Submitted During Tender Floating Period 
  • Applicants wishing to participate in the association shall indicate the form of association specifically as sub-consultancy or joint venture. However, the number of shortlists for a given Consultant in the Capacity of a Joint Venture or Sole Consultant will not increase regardless of submitting an EOIs in association with several Consultancy Firms. 
  • The performance record of firms will be assessed and considered for the shortlisting on the projects. 
  • Bidders shall specifically indicate the package they are interested to participate in and shall also be aware that all roads within the package are considered as a single contract/project. 
  • Firms required having Grade 1 Category Relevant Professional Practice Certificates renewed for at least 
  • 2012 EC from authorized bodies except for Construction Management Consultants which is Grade IICategory Relevant Professional Practice Certificates renewed for at least 2012EC. 
  • Applicants shall specifically indicate the project they are interested to participate. 

Mr. Zekarias G/Giorgis 

Engineering Procurement Directorate, Director 

1st Floor, New Building, P. O. Box 1770 

Ras Abebe Aregay Street, Tel.: +251 11 515 04 19, Fax: +251 11 554 4434 


Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 

Ethiopian Roads Authority