ATHI WATER SERVICES BOARD,Tender:Implementation Of The Nairobi City Water Distribution Network Modifications Project,Closing Date:30/5/2014
ATHI WATER SERVICES BOARD
THE REPUBLIC OF KENYA
Financial Cooperation between Kenya and Germany
ATHI WATER SERVICES BOARD (AWSB)
Consulting Services for the Implementation of the
NAIROBI CITY WATER DISTRIBUTION NETWORK MODIFICATIONS PROJECT
Contract No. AWSB/KfW/NCD/CS-01/2014
INVITATION FOR THE EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
Ref: International, Open Tender for “Nairobi City’ Water Distribution Network Modifications Project”
Tenderer: Athi Water Services Board, Nairobi, Kenya
Project Measures: The purpose of “Nairobi City Water Distribution Network Modifications Project” is to (i) increase the capacity of the existing distribution network in the city of Nairobi hydraulically, so that (ii) secondary networks can be constructed in order to improve water supply in poor urban areas. The project area comprises urban townships in Western and Eastern Nairobi. The project is tied to other investment efforts, particularly the Northern Collector Tunnel Project Phase I which shall increase the available amount of water for Nairobi through the construction of a Tunnel, Water Treatment Plant and Raw and Treated Water Pipelines. The project shall result in the provision of access to water for 45,000 households at household connection, which will serve an estimated 336,000 people in peri-urban areas of Nairobi. Planned investments concern the construction of transmission pipelines and secondary water supply networks.
AWSB with support of KfW is looking for an Implementation Consultant, who shall assist with the realization of the planned investments. Depending on the level of preparation, the implementation consultancy shall conduct different services.
For investment lots that are prepared to the detailed design level, the following consultancy services are requested: Review of detailed design including cost estimation; preparation of tendering documents; procurement of works; construction supervision
For investment lots that are prepared on concept level, the following consultancy services are requested: Collection, verification and documentation of basic information in the project area (population size, poverty rate, current status of water and sanitation services); spatial water and sanitation concept for project area; cost estimations; detailed design for water distribution network and other required installations; preparation of tendering documents; procurement of works; construction supervision
The prequalification of experienced Consultants is subject to the regulations contained in the ..Guidelines for Assignment of Consultants in Financial Co-operation Projects”(see www.kfw-entwicklungsbank.de). The contract will be awarded to an independent Consultant firm with proven experience in carrying out feasibility studies in the water supply and sanitation sector and the region and a minimum annual turnover of 3.000.000 €.
Further information: Additional information, the individual sub-criteria and weights for the prequalification and information about the required prequalification documents can be requested from the Tenderer:
The Chief Executive Officer
Athi Water Services Board (AWSB)
Nairobi / Kenya
Tel : +254-020-2724292/3, 2727438/441/442/440
Fax : +254-020-2724295