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Uganda: Rural Electrification Agency to install MV networks

The government of Uganda has received a loan from the African Development Bank and grants from the European Union – Africa Infrastructure Trust Fund in various currencies towards the cost of the Uganda Rural Electricity Access Project.

It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan/financing will be applied to eligible payments under the contract for design, supply, and installation of medium voltage networks and last mile consumer connections.

Lot-1: Central service territory (Nakasongola, Kiryandongo and Environs)

Lot-3: Central North, Eastern and North-Eastern service territories (Alebtong, Amuria, Soroti, Mbal, eManafwa, Serere, Ngora, Bukedea and environs)

Lot-7: North North-West Service Territory (Gulu, Nwoya, Lira and environs) using concrete poles.

Rural Electrification Agency tender details

The Rural Electrification Agency (REA) now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the construction and completion of: design, supply, and installation of medium voltage networks and last mile consumer connections (Lot-1, Lot-3 & Lot-7).

International competitive bidding will be conducted in accordance with the Bank’s Rules and Procedures for Procurement of Goods and Works, and specifically, through Single Stage Bidding Procedures.

Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from and inspect the bidding documents at the following address from 08:00 to 17:00 hours local time.

Rural Electrification Agency,

Procurement & Disposal Unit,

P.O. Box No. 7317

A complete set of bidding documents may be purchased by interested bidders by submitting a written application to the agency, and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of UGX 500,000 ($137) or in a freely convertible currency.

The provisions in the instructions to bidders and in the general conditions are those of the Bank’s standard bidding document for procurement of plant design, supply, and installation.

Bids must be delivered to the above address on or before 24th November 2017 11:00am local time and must be accompanied by bid security of amounts as stated below:

Lot No: 1 $310,000

Lot No: 3 $240,000

Lot No: 7 $200,000

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Babalwa Bungane
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