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Sidama Region Water, Mines, and Energy Bureau

Ethiopian Herald (May 14, 2022)

Invitation for Bids (IFB)

Sidama National Regional State Water, Mines and Energy Bureau, Ethiopia

Water Supply Project

IFB Title -Works Contract – Civil Works and Pipes & Fitting Supply and Installation

National Competitive Bidding (NCB)


  1. The Sidama National Regional State, Water, Mines, and Energy Bureau through the Government of Ethiopia has received a budget from Government Capital Program for the cost of the Water Supply Project and it intends to apply part of the funds to cover eligible payments under the Contract for water supply projects.
  2. Sidama Region Water, Mines, and Energy Bureau now invites sealed bids from local or international eligible bidders for the supply and installation of pipes and fittings, supply and installation of E-M equipment, construction of reservoirs, and other civil works for water supply projectS in Sidama Region listed below.


Project name




Hayisabara, Galuko Hireye

and Galuko Haro water

supply project





WWC-5 or GC-5 and above
With a valid license for the year.

3. Bidding will be conducted through a NATIONAL COMPETITIVE BIDDING (NCB) procedure specified in the Guidelines: Bids shall be valid for a period & of Sixty (60) days after Bid opening

4. Bids must be accompanied by bid security of 200,000.00 (Two Hundred Thousand) Birr in the form of AN unconditional bank guarantee or CPO and shall remain valid for 90 (Ninety) days. An Insurance bond is not acceptable.

5. Qualification requirements include a/ ownership and/or existing lease of Irrelevant equipment and machinery (Dump truck, Service Car, HDPE pipe 1 welding machine, Vibrator, Mixers and etc b/ Specific experience of the project in waterworks construction of similar nature. c/ availability of relevant experienced personnel as provided in the bidding document with other additional details.

6. The Bidding Documents may be purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written application and copies of necessary renewed licenses for the year with originals from Sidama Region Water, Mines, and Energy Bureau finance office, Near Hawassa City administration, headquarter, upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Birr 300.00.

7. Bids must be delivered to the Sidama Region Water, Mines, and Energy Bureau procurement, finance and property administration directorate, Room number 009, Telephone number +251462125480, on the 21st day of announcement on the national newspaper at or up to 12:30 p.m and Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders/ their representatives who choose to attend in person at 2:30p.m at the same date/ 21st day of announcement on the national newspaper/. If the day lay on a weekend or Ethiopian holiday the bid will open the next working day. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected.

8. Sidama Region Water, Mines, and Energy Bureau reserve the right to reject all or part of the bid.

9. Full Address: Sidama Region Water, Mines and Energy Bureau procurement, finance, and property administration directorate.

  • Room 009
  • Telephone number +251 462 125 480
  • Hawassa, Ethiopia.

Sidama Region Water, Mines, and Energy Bureau