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Engineering Institute of Zambia seeks consultants for solar PV system

In southern Africa, the Engineering Institute of Zambia (EIZ) has earmarked funds towards the cost of a solar photovoltaic (PV) system and intends to apply a portion of these funds to payments under the contract of this project.

EIZ now invites sealed bids from eligible and qualified bidders for the design, supply, installation as well as commissioning of solar power PV system.

The project is to be deployed as the new source of energy at the new EIZ office block.

Engineering Institute of Zambia tender information

Bidding for this project will be conducted through open national bidding, a procedure specified in the public procurement Act No.12 of 2008 and the public procurement regulations of 2011, and is open to interested qualified bidders.

To qualify for this tender, companies are requested to provide information demonstrating that they are qualified to undertake the assignment by submitting detailed information on the following:

  • Evidence of technical capability to provide the solution by presenting brochure and traceable proof of having undertaken similar exercise in any public institution
  • Availability of appropriately skilled personnel to implement the project by providing bio-data

Terms and conditions

Domestic preference will be applied for bidders registered with the citizen economic empowerment commission as follows:

  • For a citizen – influenced company, by 4%
  • For a citizen – empowered company, by 8% and
  • For a citizen – owned company, 12%

Tender submission

Interested bidders may obtain further information from The Procurement Officer, Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ) and inspect the bidding documents at the address given below from 8:00am-13:00pm and 14:00-16:00pm, Monday to Friday.

Alternatively, bidding documents can also be accessed on the EIZ website: www.eiz.org.zm

Sealed bids must be clearly marked Tender for the Design, Supply, Installation and Commissioning of Solar Power Photovoltaic System at the new EIZ head office building,’ and must be addressed to the Procurement Officer, should be deposited in the tender box at EIZ reception area, on CL/7, New Brentwoo Drive, Lnogacres P.O.Box 51084, Lusaka, Zambia.

The closing the date for this tender will Wednesday 3rd August 2016 at 15:00pm

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Babalwa Bungane
Babalwa Bungane is the content producer for ESI Africa - Clarion Events Africa. Babalwa has been writing for the publication for over five years. She also contributes to sister publications; Smart Energy International and Power Engineering International. Babalwa is a social media enthusiast.