Gambia Electricity Support Project

The government of The Gambia has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Gambia Electricity Support Project.

It is intended that part of the proceeds will be applied toward payments under the contract for the replacement and rehabilitation of damaged equipment at the Kotu Power Station.

The National Water and Electricity Company limited (NAWEC) now invites sealed bids from interested bidders for:

Lot 1: Installation and commissioning of 11kV Switchgear Equipment in Kotu A Power House.

Lot 2: (i) Supply, installation and commissioning of HFO separators to replace the damaged ones at Kotu D;

(ii) Correction and rehabilitation of steam system at Kotu D;

(iii) Supply, installation and commissioning of damaged/obsolete/missing equipment at Kotu B.

Qualification requirements for Gambia Electricity Support Project

Lot 1: Minimum two similar contracts during the last five years; minimum average turnover during the last three years of $1,500,000.

Lot 1: Minimum two similar contracts during the last five years for each of the type of equipment; minimum average turnover during the last three years of $1,500,000.

Bidding will be conducted through the international competitive bidding procedures as specified in the World Bank’s 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 bidders may obtain further information and inspect the bidding documents during office hours from 08:30am to 16:00pm Mon-Thurs and 08.30am – 12.00pm Fridays at the address given below.

Managing Director

National Water and Electricity Company Limited,

53 Mamady Maniyang Highway,

P.O. Box 609, Kanifing,


The Gambia

A complete set of bidding documents in English may be purchased by interested bidders upon the submission of a written application to the address above and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of $200.

The method of payment will be deposited or transfer. The document will be sent by email or courier.


Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before 7 September  2017 at 12:00pm.

Bids must be accompanied by a bid security of:

Lot 1: $10,000

Lot 2: $ 25, 000

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