Changes1.Publication reference

EuropeAid/140-593/IH/WKS/SZ

2.Procedure

Open

3.Programme title

Water Harvesting, Small and Medium Dams Project (WHDP).

4.Financing

Financing Agreement N. FED//2015/038-359

5.Contracting authority

Government of the Kingdom of Eswatini, Mbabane, Eswatini represented by the National Authorising Officer for the European Development Fund (EDF), Ministry of Economic Planning and Development (MEPD).

6.Description of the contract

The objective of the works contract is the construction of small gravity fed irrigation schemes, composed by upstream water harvesting and abstraction structures (earth dams or weirs), water conveyance structures (pipeline and annexed components) and downstream irrigation water distribution systems (sprinklers, drip or flood irrigation). A total command area between 300 ha and 527 ha will be irrigated.

7.Indicative number and titles of lots

Lot 1: construction of Water Harvesting Structures, Conveyance System and Irrigation Infrastructures for the Water Harvesting, Small and Medium Dams Project in the Hhohho region;

Lot 2: construction of Water Harvesting Structures, Conveyance System and Irrigation Infrastructures for the Water Harvesting, Small and Medium Dams Project in the Manzini region;

Lot 3: construction of Water Harvesting Structures, Conveyance System and Irrigation Infrastructures for the Water Harvesting, Small and Medium Dams Project in the Shiselweni region.

8.Scheduled publication date of the contract notice

February 2020

9.Other information

None

10.Legal basis(1)

Annex IV to the partnership agreement between the members of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States of the one part and the European Community and its member states, of the other part, signed in Cotonou on 23.6.2000 as amended in Luxembourg on 25.6.2005 and in Ouagadougou on 22.6.2010. Reference is made to Annex IV as revised by Decision 1/2014 of the ACP-EU Council of Ministers of 20.6.2014. Please be aware that after the United Kingdom's withdrawal from the EU, the rules of access to EU procurement procedures of economic operators established in third countries and of goods.

Originating from third countries (1) will apply to candidates or tenderers from the United Kingdom and to all candidates or tenderers proposing goods originating from the United Kingdom (1) depending on the outcome of negotiations. In case such access is not provided by legal provisions in force, candidates or tenderers from the United Kingdom and candidates or tenderers proposing goods originating from the United Kingdom (1) could be rejected from the procurement procedure.

(1) However, they may originate from any country when the amount of the supplies to be purchased is below 100 000 EUR.

(1) Please state any specificity that might have an impact on rules on participation (such as geographic or thematic or long/short term).

Publication Date2019-12-13
CountrySwaziland
Procurement StatusFuture
TypeNot applicable
Contract TypeWorks
Award CriteriaNot applicable
OrganisationGovernment of the Kingdom of Eswatini
TownMbabane
Class Code71356200
Class DescriptionTechnical assistance services
SourceOffice for Official Publications of the European Communities - Tenders electronic daily (Ted)