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TANESCO intends to upgrade Kihansi Hydropower Plant

The Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (TANESCO) has set aside funds for its operations during financial year 2017-18.

The utility intends to apply part of the proceeds towards eligible payments for the upgrading of the Kihansi Excitation System.

TANESCO now invites sealed tenders from eligible service bidders for upgrading of Kihansi Excitation System for G1, G2 & G3 at Kihansi Hydropower Plant.

Tendering will be conducted through the national competitive bidding method specified in the Procurement Regulations, 2013 – Government Notice No.446 read together with public procurement (Amendments) Regulations Government Notice No. 333 of 2016 and is open to all Tenderers as defined in the Regulations.

Tender details for Kihansi Hydropower Plant

Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from; and inspect the tendering documents at TANESCO offices from 09:00 to 16:00 Mondays to Fridays, except on public holidays.

Secretary Zonal Tender Board

TANESCO South West Highlands Zone, 2nd Floor

Building Opposite to Former Office of Attorney General (Mbeya Zone)

Sisimba Street, P.O. Box 779


A complete set of tendering document(s) in English and additional sets may be purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address given above and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of TZS 50,000 ($22).

Payment should either be by Cash, Banker’s Draft, or Banker’s Cheque, payable to TANESCO LTD.


All tenders in one original plus three copies, properly filled in, and enclosed in plain envelopes must be delivered to the same address given above no later than 7 February 2018.

All tenders must be accompanied by a bid securing declaration in the format provided in the tendering documents.

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Babalwa Bungane
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