Power Transmission Enhancement Investment Program – Tranche 4 [ADB-77R-2017] REBIDDING
| Published March 27, 2017 - Deadline May 8, 2017
Invitation for Bids – Rebidding
1. This Invitation for Bids follows the Procurement Plan for this project that appeared in the
“ADB Business Opportunities”, dated 11 September 2015.
2. The Islamic Republic of Pakistan (“the Borrower”) has received financing from the Asian
Development Bank and applied for finance from Agence Française de Développement (AFD)
toward the cost of Power Transmission Enhancement Investment Program – Tranche 4.
Part of this financing will be used for payments under the Contract named above. The
procurement will follow ADB’s Procurement Guidelines.
3. The National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDC, the “Purchaser”)
now invites sealed Bids from eligible bidders for the Procurement of transmission line materials
in single lot i.e.
i. Spacer Dampers for Rail Conductor
ii. Stock Bridge Dampers for OPGW
The Supplier/manufacturer must have at least 5 years’ experience of
manufacturing/supply of similar goods/material with same or higher rating and capacity
and 3 years satisfactory operational experience of such goods/material. The bidders,
who are not manufacturers themselves, shall furnish an authorization from the
concerned manufacturer to submit a bid for supply of their goods to Pakistan against this
tender. Moreover, 100% quantity of Equipment/Goods covered in the respective lot
should have been manufactured & supplied in any one year (continuous period of
12 months) during the past five years by the Bidder, and if the Bidder is not the
manufacturer, the manufacturer of that Equipment/Goods as on the date of opening of
Bid. Minimum 25% of the said material must have been supplied either to
NTDC/DISCOs in Pakistan or to any entity outside the country of manufacturer. For
overseas experience, supply contract of similar size (not necessarily exactly the same
material as that to be supplied) may also be considered. Copies of the contract
agreements for verification of above mentioned manufacturing/supply record shall be
submitted with the bid. Non submission of evidences may render the bid non responsive.
Date: 27 March 2017
8311-PAK: Power Transmission Enhancement Investment Program –
ADB-77R-2017: Procurement of 220kV Transmission Line Material
8 May 2017, at 11:00 hrs. (local time)
The delivery period is 150/180/150 days for FOB / CIF (Karachi) / EXW Pakistan
contracts respectively from the date of issuance of notification of award.
4. International competitive bidding will be conducted in accordance with ADB’s Single-
Stage: One-Envelope bidding procedure and is open to all Bidders without nationality
5. Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from NTDC and inspect the
Bidding Documents at the address given below, from 08.00 to 16.00 hours.
6. The Bidding Document, in English language, may be purchased by interested bidders
upon submission of a written application to the address given below and upon payment of a
non-refundable fee of Pak. Rupees 10,000/- or equivalent of US $ 100/-. The method of
payment will be in the form of cashier's cheque, pay order or bank draft in favour of “Chief
Engineer (MP&M), NTDC, Lahore for ADB-77R-2017”. The document will be sent by courier. No
liability will be accepted for loss or late delivery.
7. Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before 11:00 AM on 8 May 2017. All
Bids must be accompanied by a Bid Security as specified in the bidding documents. Late bids
will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders’ representatives who choose
to attend at the address given below at 11:30 AM on the same day.
8. NTDC will not be responsible for any costs or expenses incurred by Bidders in
connection with the preparation or delivery of Bids.
9. In the comparison of Bids, ADB’s Domestic Preference Scheme will be applied in
accordance with the provisions stipulated in the Bidding Document.
Chief Engineer (MP&M), NTDC,
Room No. 622, WAPDA House
Mall Road, Lahore, Pakistan
Phone No.: 0092-42-99202597
Fax No.: 0092-42-99202173
E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org