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The Gambia: gov seeks to upgrade power transformers

It is intended that part of the proceeds will be applied toward payments under the contract for the plant design, supply and installation of power transformers upgrade and installation of switchgear.

Tender information for power transformers upgrade

The National Water and Electricity Company limited (NAWEC) now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the supply and must meet the following requirements.

  • Quantity: 2 10MVA 33/11KV 3-phase Power transformers with auxiliary equipment and materials.
  • Final destination: Two substations, Greater Banjul Area, The Gambia.
  • Main qualification requirements: Minimum three similar contracts during the last five years;
  • Minimum average turnover during the last three years of $2,000.

Bidding will be conducted through the international competitive bidding procedures as specified in the World Bank Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants by World Bank Borrowers  [January 2011 revised July 2014] (“Procurement Guidelines”), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Guidelines.

Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information and inspect the bidding documents during office hours 08:30am to 16:00pm at the address given below.

Managing Director National Water and Electricity Company Limited,

53 Mamady Maniyang Highway,

P.O. Box 609, Kanifing,

Banjul, The Gambia

A complete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased by interested eligible bidders upon the submission of a written application to the address below and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $150.00.

The method of payment will be transfer or deposit. The document will be sent by Airmail/email or courier or pick up.


Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before 18 May 2017 at 12:00pm. Electronic bidding will not be permitted.

All bids must be accompanied by a bid security of $30,000.

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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.