SNNP Regional Water Mines & Energy Development Bureau

Ethiopian Herald Jun27,2020



Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Program 

  • Country: Federal Democratic of Ethiopia
  • Promoter: SNNP Regional Water, Mines & Energy Development Bureau
  • Name of the Project: Gecha Town Water Supply & Sanitation Project
  • Contract Title: Civil Works, Supply & Installation of Pipes & Fittings and Supply & Installation of Electro-mechanical Equipment for Gecha Town Water Supply & Sanitation Project.
  • Procurement Ref. No: NCB/SNNPR/WMEDB/WRDF/BF/ CW/Gecha/04/2019 

The SNNP Regional Water, Mines & Energy Development Bureau through Water Resource Development Fund has received a loan and grant from the European Investment Bank – EIB, French Development Agency – AFD and Italian Development Cooperation AICS or IDC (hereinafter referred to as “the DPs”) – towards the cost of Civil work, supply and installation of pipes and fittings and supply and installation of electromechanical equipment of Gecha Town Water Supply and Sanitation Project. 

The SNNP Regional Water, Mines & Energy Development Bureau now invites eligible tenderers for the construction of Gecha Town Water Supply & Sanitation Project in Shaka Zone. 

The project in short comprises of Construction of Spring Structure Works, Civil work,Supply and Installation of Pipes & Fittings, supply and installation of electromechanical equipment, Construction of valve support concrete block, Rigid extension spindle and surface box, Public Fountains, Anchor Blocks and River and Road Crossing structures and other appurtenant works for Gecha town water supply & sanitation project. 

Tendering will be conducted through a NATIONAL COMPETETIVE BIDDING (NCB) 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. Tender shall be valid for a period of 120(one hundredtwenty) days after Bid opening. 

Tender must be accompanied by bid security of 1,000,000.00 (One Million)Birr in the form of unconditional bank guarantee or CPO and shall remain valid for 148 (One Hundred Fourty Eight) days. 

Tenderers must obtain registration for category WWC-1 or (WWC-1 and GC-1) with valid license for the current year. Qualification requirement include: (1) Specific Construction & Contract Management Experience in water works construction of similar nature and complexity (2) Minimum average annual construction turnover (3) owner ship and (or existing lease) of relevant equipment and machinery (4) Availability of relevant experienced personnel as provided in the tendering document with others additional details. 

A complete set of tendering document may be purchased by interested tenderers, on the submission of a written application and copies of necessary renewed licenses, from SNNP Regional Water Mines & Energy Development Bureau, P/F/P/Ad/ Directorate, Room number 102, Hawassa City, In front Hawassa University Main Campus, Telephone number 0462212471, upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Birr 200.00 Tender must be delivered to the SNNP Regional Water, Mines & Energy Development Bureau, Room number 102, Hawassa City, Telephone number 0462212471, at or before 2:00 p.m. on July 28, 2020. Electronic tendering will not be permitted. Late tenders will be rejected. Tender will be opened in the presence of the tenderers’ their representatives who choose to attend in person at 2:30 p.m. on July 28, 2020, at the same venue. 

The SNNP Regional Water, Mines & Energy Development Bureau reserves the right to reject all or part of the tender, Full Address: SNNP Regional Water, Mines & Energy Development Bureau, In front of Hawassa University, Main campus 

Telephone number 0462 21 24 71/209974, Fax 046220 6998/39 39 Hawassa, Ethiopia. 

The SNNP Regional Water, Mines & Energy Development Bureau