Type : Tender ( IFB )
Category : Engineering & Construction , Roads & Sewarage Construction
Ref No : P148853
By : KENYA NATIONAL HIGHWAYS AUTHORITY
Closing : Thu, May 21, 2015
Eligibility : Kenya
KENYA NATIONAL HIGHWAYS AUTHORITY
Quality Highways, Better Connections
GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE
REPUBLIC OF KENYA
Project: Eastern Africa Regional Transport and Trade Facilitation Project, (EARTTFP), Second Phase of Program
Project ID No.: P148853
The Republic of Kenya has applied to the International Development Association (IDA) for financing for the Eastern Africa Regional Transport and Trade Facilitation Project (EARTTFP), Second Phase of Program, in an amount of US$ 500 million, and intends to apply part of the proceeds to pay for goods, works, related services and consulting services to be procured under this project
The project will undertake the following activities.
Upgrading of approximately 88km of the Kalobeyei River – Nadapal/Nakodok section of the Eldoret – Nadapal/Nakodok road.
Upgrading of approximately 80km of the Lokitaung Junction – Kalobeyei River section of the Eldoret – Nadapal/ Nakodok road.
Upgrading of approximately 80km of the Lokitaung Junction – Lodwar section of the Eldoret – Nadapal/Nakodok road.
Upgrading of approximately 50km of the Lodwar – Loichangamatak section of the Eldoret – Nadapal/Nakodok road.
Construction of a bridge at Kainuk on Muruni River.
Upgrading of approximately 40km of the Loichangamatak – Lokichar section of the Eldoret – Nadapal/Nakodok road.
Construction of a fiber optic cable network from Nadapal/Nakodok to Eldoret
Construction, supply of equipment, and provision of related services for pilot pastoralist roadside markets;
2. Consultant Contracts:
Design and construction supervision of Works contracts described under (1) above
Design and study for the establishment of One Stop Border Post (OSBP) at Nadapal/Nakodok;
Technical Assistance (TA) for the harmonization of customs and other border management, risk management and control procedures;
TA and provision of technical equipment for strengthening cross-border management and coordination of border agencies;
TA to support the implementation of an integrated border management system;
TA and provision of ICT equipment for revenue collection and facilitating clearance and release of goods;
TA and provision of technical equipment for strengthening road design review, project management, contract management, value engineering, road maintenance, safeguards and procurement management;
TA to carry out preparatory studies on the next phase of the program and the design and documentation for long term performance based road maintenance contracting (PBMC)
Study on enhancing social infrastructure and social services delivery, including HIV/AIDS prevention along the road corridor;
Design and construction supervision of the facilities and marketing system for pilot pastoralist roadside markets;
Design, bidding document preparation, and provision of monitoring and supervision services for the installation of fiber optic cable.
Identification and designing of potential sites for export processing zones, storage facilities and rest stops;
Certification of export products;
Simplification of import – export processes.
Monitoring and Evaluation of projects
Conducting needs assessment, vehicle safety inspection and safety audits;
Assessing road safety in selected sections of the road, and the development and carrying out of a pilot road safety action plan along the corridor;
Provision of advisory and training services to the project coordinating Ministry;
Procurement of contracts financed by the World Bank will be conducted through the procedures as^pecified in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works, and Non Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants published in January 2011 and revised in July 2014, and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Guidelines. Consulting services will be selected in accordance with the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants by World Bank Borrowers published January 2011 and revised in July 2014.
Specific procurement notices (SPN) for contracts to be bid under the World Bank’s international competitive bidding (ICB) procedures and for contracts for consultancy services will be announced, as they become available, in UN Development Business website (www.devbusiness.com), and in the local newspapers of wide circulation in Kenya .
Interested eligible bidders who wish to be included on the mailing list to receive invitations to bid under ICB procedures, and interested consultants who wish to receive a copy of advertisement requesting expressions of interest for consultancy contracts, or those requiring additional information, should contact the address below.
General Manager (Special Projects),
Kenya National Highways Authority
Postal Address: P.O. Box 49712-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
Physical Address: 2nd Floor, Blue Shield Towers, Hospital Road, Upper Hill, Nairobi, Kenya
Tel: +254 (0)20 4954214 Email: (i) email@example.com (ii) firstname.lastname@example.org (iii) email@example.com