Project name: Elektrokrajina Power Distribution Project

Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Business sector: Power and Energy

Project ID: 8808-GPN-47658

Funding source: EBRD loan proceeds

Type of contract: Project goods, works and services

Type of notice: General Procurement Notice

Issue date: 29 August 2017

Closing date: 29 August 2018

The ZP Elektrokrajina a.d. Banja Luka (“Elektrokrajina” or “the Company”) will use the proceeds of a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the Bank) to reach its strategy objectives of a) Reduction of losses, through the installation of new protected cables and substations and new smart meters, which is expecting to reduce the overall losses from over 15 percent to around 10-12 per cent, in line with the cap set by the Regulatory Commission for Energy of Republika Srpska (“REERS”), and b) Improvement in the quality of supply with the replacement of substations and reconstruction of networks in the most populated areas.

The proposed project has a total estimated cost up to EUR 15 million, and will require the procurement of the following goods, works and services for:

• Consulting Services to support the Client’s Project Implementation Unit, PIU (procurement completed)

• Reconstruction of medium and low-voltage networks (procurement yet to be initiated)

• Reconstruction of substations (procurement yet to be initiated)

• Extension of smart metering in “Elektrokrajina” (procurement yet to be initiated)

Tendering for the contracts is expected to begin in the 4th quarter of 2017.

Contracts to be financed with the proceeds of a loan from the Bank will be subject to the Bank's Procurement Policies and Rules and will be open to firms from any country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, for any import of goods, if such payment or import is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations or under a law or official regulation of the Purchaser's country.

Interested suppliers and contractors should contact:

The ZP Elektrokrajina a.d. Banja Luka, Vinko Crnčević, Head of Development Department, Kralja Petra Prvog Karađorđevića 95, 78 000 Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina, e-mail:

Publication Date2017-09-02
Procurement StatusFuture
TypeNot applicable
Contract TypeServices
Award CriteriaNot specified
OrganisationThe ZP Elektrokrajina a.d. Banja Luka
Attention OfVinko Crnčević, Head of Development Department
AddressKralja Petra Prvog Karađorđevića 95
TownBanja Luka
Postal Code78 000
Class Code72224000
Class DescriptionProject management consultancy services
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)