ATHI WATER SERVICES BOARD Tender: CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR SUPERVISION AND COORDINATION OF THE CONSTRUCTION OF WATER TREATMENT WORKS FOR THETA DAM, Closing Date 31/10/2012

            
ATHI WATER SERVICES BOARD
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
CONSULTING SERVICES – (FIRMS SELECTION)
COUNTRY: KENYA
PROJECT: WATER AND SANITATION SERVICES IMPROVEMENT PROJECT ADDITIONAL FINANCING (WASSIP AF)
CREDIT NO: 5103 KE
ASSIGNMENT TITLE: CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR SUPERVISION AND COORDINATION OF THE CONSTRUCTION OF WATER TREATMENT WORKS FOR THE DAM; CONTRACT NO: AWSB/WASSIP-AF/COMP.1/CS-26/12
 
REFERENCE NO: 26
The Government of Kenya has received financing form the World Bank towards the cost of the Water and Sanitation Services Improvement Project – Additional Financing and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.
The consulting (“the services”) include:
a) Fulfilling the rile of Engineers Representatives in the Supervision of the construction works
b) Provision of a detailed review of the design investigations, the design assumptions and calculations and the design records, together with the contract documents, such that the consultant shall be fully conversant with the design and the contract documents, all prior to construction commencing; and
c) Supervision, in accordance with the conditions of contract, specifications and drawings, works carried out by the selected contractor
The envisaged works to be supervised include:
i) 4000m3/day Treatment works at Theta consisting of 4 flocculation tanks, 4 units of sedimentation basins, 4 rapid sand filter units, chemicals building, chlorination building, Utility Building 48 cubic meters steel elevated pressed steel backwash tank, backwash pump house and installation of backwash pumping units, and 150 cubic meters masonry clear water tank;
ii) Ancillary works at the treatment works consisting of power mains supply. Staff house building, access roads, street lighting, and site drainage and site water supply.
iii) Approximately 21km of DN 200 – 350mm uPVC, treated water transmission pipeline
The period of implementation for the services is 12 months.
 
The Athi Water Services Board now invites eligible consulting firms (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested consultant should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the services. The short listing criteria are:
 
i) Experience in design of at least one water supply and treatment works contract
ii) Experience in supervision of at least one water supply project
iii) Experience in similar conditions i.e. in a developing country
 
The Athi Water Services Board now invites eligible consulting firms “(Consultants)” to indicate their interest in providing the services. Interested consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the services. The short listing criteria are:
i) Experience in design a=of at least one water supply and treatment works contract
ii) Experience in supervision of at least one water supply project
iii) Experience in similar conditions i.e. in developing country
iv) Availability of appropriate skilled staff including water engineer, structural engineer an environmentalist, a surveyor and a land economist.
 
The attention of interested consultant is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Banks Guidelines Selection and Employment of Consultants (under IBRD Loans and Ida Credits & Grants) by World Bank Borrowers January 2011 (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s Policy on conflict of interest.
 
Consultant may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub consultancy to enhance their qualifications.
A consult will be selected in accordance with the QCBS method set out in the Consultant Guidelines.
Further information can be obtained at eh address below during office hours 0800 to 17000 hours from Monday to Friday excluding lunch hour (13000 o 14000hours) and public holidays.
 
Expression of interest must be delivered in a written form tot eh address below (in person, or by mail, or fax, or by email) BY 12000 HOURS East Africa time on 31st October 2012.
Those submitted by package should be clearly marked: “Request for Expression of interest for consultancy services for supervision and coordination of the construction of water treatment works for theta dam; Reference No: 26”
Chief Executive Officer
Athi Water Services Board
3rd floor Africa Re centre, Hospital Road
P. O. Box 45283 – 00100
NAIROBI
TEL: +254 20 2724292 / 3 Fax: +254 20 2724295
Email: info@awsboard.go.ke

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