Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, ILBANK (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Borrower’) has received (or applied for) a loan from the European Investment Bank – EIB (hereinafter referred to as ‘the Bank’) towards the cost of the ‘Urban Infrastructure Projects II’. This international invitation for tenders relates to the contract for the ‘Construction of the İnegöl Drinking Water Networks and Transmission Lines’. The employer for this project will be ‘Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, Bursa Water and Sewerage Administration General Directorate’.

This contract will include, all relevant construction works, supplies for required plant, machinery, equipment and materials, installation, testing and commissioning including operation during the guarantee and maintenance period.

The construction period will be 900 calendar days followed by a 12 months defects liability, guarantee, maintenance and operation period.

The criteria to be used in the tender evaluation are, in decreasing order of importance:

1) The bidder must have successfully completed similar contracts as defined below within the last 5 years up to the submission deadline of the tender. Previous experience must be proved by originals or notary-certified copies of provisional acceptance (taking over) or final acceptance (performance) certificates.

(a) participation as contractor, management contractor, or subcontractor, in at least one (1) contract within the last five (5) years, with a value of at least 60 000 000 TL, or two (2) contracts with a total value of 100 000 000 TL that have been successfully and substantially completed and that are similar to the proposed works. The similarity shall be based on the physical size, complexity, methods/technology or other characteristics as described in Section VI, works’ requirements;

(b) for the above or other contracts executed during the period stipulated above, a minimum experience in the following key activities:

— complete construction, installation, delivery of a minimum 50 km of Ductile Iron Pipe with a diameter of Ø ≥ 100 and 10 km of Steel Pipe with a diameter of Ø ≥ 300 and 5 000 m3 volume Water Tank.

2) If the similar past experience of a bidder has been completed in a joint venture or consortium, the bidder's experience out of such works will be evaluated as:

(a) financial value will be the proportion of the partnership share of the bidder in the JV/consortium;

(b) construction experience will be the proportion of the partnership share of the bidder in the JV/consortium.

3) The average of annual turnovers over the past five (5) financial years shall be a minimum of 70 000 000 TL or equivalent;

4) The bidder must 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.

(a) the following cash-flow requirement of 25 000 000 TL; and

(b) the overall cash flow requirements for this contract and its current commitments of 70 000 000 TL.

5) The audited financial statements (audited balance sheets and income tables or, if not required by the law of the tenderer's country, other financial statements acceptable to the employer) as well as the report of certified public (sworn) accountant for the past 5 financial years shall be submitted and must demonstrate the soundness of the bidder's financial position, showing long-term profitability.

All firms are invited to participate in the tender.

Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from, and inspect the bidding documents at the address of employer given below.

Attention: Mr Devrim İzgi, Deputy General Manager

Address: BUSKİ Genel Müdürlüğü, Acemler 16190, Osmangazi, Bursa, Turkey.

Floor Room Number: 2nd Floor

City: Bursa

Country: Turkey

Tel. (+90) 224 270 24 80

Fax number (+90) 224 233 95 73

Electronic mail address:

Web page:

A complete set of bidding documents may be purchased on the submission of an application to the above address, and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of two hundred and fifty (250) Turkish Liras to employer’s bank account bearing the name and reference number of this tender.

Name of Bank: Türki̇ye Halk Bankasi A.Ş.

Branch name: Uludağ Ticari Şubesi

IBAN No TR28 0001 2009 6280 0045 0000 01

On request, against a faxed copy of the evidence of the remittance, the bidding documents may be sent by courier service if the transport is previously ordered by the bidder in his country. The borrower bears no responsibility for the delivery in such a case.

A bid security at an amount not less than the three percent (3 %) of the amount offered by the bidder, fulfilling the conditions indicated in the bidding documents must accompany all bids.

All bids must be delivered in closed envelopes bearing the mention ‘Bid for the Construction of İnegöl Drinking Water Networks and Transmission Lines’ not later than 21.11.2019 10.30, at the following address:

BUSKİ Genel Müdürlüğü, Acemler 16190, Osmangazi, Bursa, Turkey.

Bids will be opened immediately in the presence of bidders’ representatives who choose to attend.

Bursa Metropolitan Municipality, Bursa Water and Sewerage Administration General Directorate, Bursa, TURKEY

Deadline Date2019-11-21
Publication Date2019-09-20
Procurement StatusActive
TypeOpen procedure
Contract TypeWorks
Award CriteriaNot specified
OrganisationBursa Metropolitan Municipality
Class Code41110000
Class DescriptionDrinking water
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)