Power Grid Enhancement Project

Country: Georgia
Language: EN
Number: 3120951
Publication date: 13-07-2017
Source: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Deadline: 232 days
Tags: Security Energy Construction

Description

Procurement ref:

8759-IFT-48759

Country:

Georgia

Business sector:

Power and energy

Project number:

48759

Funding source:

EBRD loan proceeds

Contract type:

Project goods, works and services

Notice type:

General Procurement notices

Issue date:

12 Jul 2017

Closing date:

12 Jul 2018 at 23:59

GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE

The main direction of development of Georgian transmission grid is to reinforce of 500kV transmission grid from West (HPPs) to East and South (Consumption and Export), to integrate to the grid the new HPPs and to reinforce the cross-border transmission network. In order to optimize the load flows, increase the transfer capacity, improve the security of supply of the grid, and be able to connect the new HPP"s to be constructed, JSC Georgian State Electrosystem ("GSE") has developed a 10 Year Network Development Plan for Georgia.

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the German Financial Cooperation through KfW Development Bank now intend to provide funding towards the cost of the Open Program Extension Transmission Network Georgia (Phase 2). Consulting services will be paid from KfW funds and partly from grants funds provided through the Neighbourhood Investment Facility (NIF) of the EU.

The project has a total estimated cost up to about EUR 225 Mln, out of which EBRD intends to provide about EUR 65 Mln. The part of the program for which financing by EBRD is foreseen comprises the following goods, works and services:

The selection process for the KfW and EU/NIF funded Consultant is ongoing. It is expected that this Consultant will be in place by autumn 2017.

The procurement process for above-mentioned Lot 3 and 4 is expected to be initiated at the end of 2017 or beginning of 2018. These contracts shall be procured through open tendering in accordance with EBRD"s Procurement Policies and Rules (PP&R).

Contracts to be financed with the proceeds of a loan from the Bank will be subject to the Bank"s Procurement Policies and Rules and will be open to firms from any country. The proceeds of the Bank"s loan will not be used for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, for any import of goods, if such payment or import is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations or under a law of official regulation of the Purchaser"s country.

Interested suppliers, contractors and consultants should contact:

Georgian State Electrosystem JSC

Att: Mariam Shalamberidze

2, Baratashvili str.

Tbilisi 0105 / Georgia.

Email: mariam.shalamberidze@gse.com.ge

Phone : +995 322 510 263