EBRD - Power Grid Enhancement Project

Country: Georgia
Language: EN
Number: 3208574
Publication date: 19-07-2017
Source: TED
Tags: Security Energy Construction

Description

Project name: Power Grid Enhancement Project

Country: Georgia

Business sector: Power and Energy

Project ID: 8759-GPN-48759

Funding source: EBRD loan proceeds

Type of contract: Project Goods, Works and Services

Type of notice: General Procurement Notice

Issue date: 12 July 2017

Closing date: 12 July 2018

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 optimise the load flows, increase the transfer capacity, improve the security of supply of the grid, and be able to connect the new HPPs 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 part of the program for which financing by EBRD is foreseen comprises the following goods, works and services:

• C1a: North Ring First Phase, which consists of the following sub-components for component named

Lot 3:

— Construction of 500kV single-circuit overhead transmission line OHL Jvari – Nenskra (approx 55km);

— Construction 220 KV double-circuit overhead transmission line OHL Nenskra – Mestia (approx. 90km) (operated first at 110 kV);

— 500kV overhead transmission line OHL Kavkasioni tie-in to substation Nenskra (approx. 1km).

• C1a: North Ring First Phase, which consists of the following sub-components for component named

Lot 4:

— Construction of 500/220/110kV Substation Nenskra

• C2: North Ring Second Phase: Namakhvani-Tskaltubo (potential option for EBRD financing):

— Construction of approx. 70 km 500 kV Single Circuit OHL new Lajanuri-Tskaltubo

— Construction of approx. 25 km 220 kV Double Circuit OHL Namakhvani-Tskaltubo (Loop-in of Derchi in Namakhvani)

— 220 kV Double Circuit OHL Namakhvani-Tvishi-new Lajanuri

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 abovementioned Lots 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, or 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 or 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. E-mail: mariam.shalamberidze@gse.com.ge Phone: +995 322 510 263


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