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Project name: South Kazakhstan Water Supply Project

Country: Kazakhstan

Business sector: Municipal and environmental infrastructure

Project ID: 48089

Procurement ref: 9504-IFT-48089

Funding source: EBRD

Type of contract: project goods, works and services

Type of notice: invitation for tenders

Issue date: 6.9.2019

Closing date: 23.10.2019 at 12.00 noon Nur-Sultan (local time)

This invitation for tenders follows the General Procurement Notice for this project which was published in Procurement Opportunities on the EBRD website: 7.12.2016 and updated 30.5.2018.

Republic State Enterprise ‘KazVodKhoz’, hereinafter referred to as the employer, intends using part of the proceeds of a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the Bank) towards the cost of South Kazakhstan Water Supply Project.

The employer now invites sealed tenders from contractors for the following contracts to be funded from part of the proceeds of the loan:

— Lot 6: Contract SKIP_Z02.6 Rehabilitation of water supply system and facilities for irrigation in Baizak District of Zhambyl Region: IFC Senkibai System,

— Lot 7: Contract SKIP_Z02.7 Rehabilitation of water supply system and facilities for irrigation in Baizak District of Zhambyl Region: IFC Sveklovichny, IFC Aitkul, IFC Medeu, IFC Satybaldy,

— Lot 8: Contract SKIP_Z02.8 Rehabilitation of water supply system and facilities for irrigation in Baizak District of Zhambyl Region: junctions of Berikshal Imashev canal (IFC MR-4): OFC R-31, OFC R-39, OFC R-41, OFC R-43 and OFC R-45; and junctions of Tursyn Abishev canal (IFC MR-3): OFC Bokovoi and OFC 6-r-9.

These contracts include works for rehabilitation of water supply system and facilities for irrigation according to the requirements.

The estimated completion time under contracts is:

— for contract SKIP_Z02.6 — 610 days,

— for contract SKIP_Z02.7 — 490 days,

— for contract SKIP_Z02.8 — 520 days.

Tenders are invited for one or more lots. Each lot must be priced separately. Tenders for more than one lot may offer discounts and such discounts will be considered in the comparison of tenders.

The project is implemented on the territory the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Tendering for contracts to be financed with the proceeds of a loan from the Bank is 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, of 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.

To be qualified for the award of a contract, tenderers must satisfy the following requirements:

(a) the tenderer shall demonstrate that it has experience as contractor in at least 3 (three) successfully completed contracts of a nature and complexity comparable to the proposed contracts within the last 5 (five) years, with a value of at least one of them not less than:

— 1 300 000 000 KZT (One billion three hundred million) equivalent for Lot 6,

— 877 000 000 KZT (Eight hundred and seventy-seven million) equivalent for Lot 7,

— 466 000 000 KZT (Four hundred and sixty-six million) equivalent for Lot 8.

(b) the tenderer, partner of JVCA or their sub-contractors shall demonstrate successful experience in construction/works of a nature and complexity comparable to the proposed contract;

(c) The Tenderer shall have an average annual turnover as prime contractor (defined as billing or works in progress and completed) over the last 3 (three) of not less than:

— 2 500 000 000 KZT (Two billion five hundred million) equivalent for Lot 6,

— 2 000 000 000 KZT (Two billion) equivalent for Lot 7,

— 1 000 000 000 KZT (One billion) equivalent for Lot 8.

(d) the tenderer shall demonstrate access to, or availability of, financial resources such as liquid assets, unencumbered real assets, lines of credit, and other financial means, other than any contractual advance payments to meet:

(i) the following cash-flow requirement:

— 330 000 000 KZT (Three hundred and thirty million) equivalent for Lot 6,

— 274 000 000 KZT (Two hundred and seventy-four million) equivalent for Lot 7,

— 137 000 000 KZT (One hundred and thirty-seven million) equivalent for Lot 8; and

(ii) the overall cash flow requirements for this contract and its current commitments.

(e) the tenderer shall submit balance sheets audited or supported by the documents issued by tax authorities of the tenderer’s country of origin for the last 3 (three) years and demonstrate the soundness of the tenderer’s financial position, showing long-term profitability.

Tender documents may be obtained from the office at the address below. If requested, the documents will be promptly despatched by e-mail, but no liability can be accepted for loss or late delivery.

All tenders must be accompanied by a tender security in the amount not less than:

— 33 000 000 KZT (Thirty-three million) for Lot 6,

— 22 000 000 KZT (Twenty-two million) for Lot 7,

— 12 000 000 KZT (Twelve million) for Lot 8.

Or equivalent.

Tenders must be delivered to the office at the address below on or before or before 12.00 noon (local time) 23.10.2019, at which time they will be opened in the presence of those tenderers’ representatives who choose to attend.

A register of potential tenderers who have obtained the tender documents may be inspected at the address below.

The applicable procurement rules are the Bank’s Procurement Policies and Rules (PP&R) which can be located at:

http://www.ebrd.com/news/publications/policies/procurement-policies-and-rules.html

Prospective tenderers may obtain further information from, and inspect and acquire the tender documents at the following office:

Mr. Aidos Zhakenov, Republican State Enterprise "Kazvodkhoz", 8 Amman street, Nur-Sultan City, 010000, REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN, Tel/Fax: +7 7172 57 51 53 - E-mail: zhakenov.a@qazsu.kz

Deadline Date2019-10-23
Publication Date2019-09-13
CountryKazakhstan
Procurement StatusActive
TypeOpen procedure
Contract TypeSupplies
Award CriteriaOther
OrganisationRepublican State Enterprise "Kazvodkhoz"
Attention OfMr. Aidos Zhakenov
TownNur-Sultan
Phone+7 7172 57 51 53
Class Code71356200
Class DescriptionTechnical assistance services
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)