NP: Road Sector Development Project - P095977
Department of Roads | Published October 3, 2015 - Deadline October 8, 2015
Detail Design And Construction Supervision Of Construction Of
A Permanent Headquarters For The Department Of Roads
Ministry of PhysicalInfrastructure and Transport
Foreign Cooperation Branch
Detail Design and Construction Supervision ofConstruction of a permanent headquarters for the Department of Roads
Contract Identification Number: RSDP/Cons/Build/03
International Competitive Bidding
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (REOI)
Date offirst publication: 12 July2015
Name of project: Road Sector Development Project, Extended Phase
Credit No.: 4832-NEP, 5002-NEP
Grant No.: H339-NEP, H629-NEP
The Government of Nepal hasapplied for financing from the World Bank towards the cost of the Road Sector Development Project, Extended Phase and intends toapply part of the proceeds for consulting services. The scope of the consulting services is Detail Design and ConstructionSupervision of Construction of a permanent headquarters for the Department of Roads.
Anticipated date for commencement of the services is March 2016 and thetentative duration of the assignment is about 42 months.
The Department of Roads intends to construct a new permanent headquarters at Minbhawan, Kathmanduin its own complex residing the Heavy Equipment Division, which is about 2 km towards east from the Babarmahal in Arniko Highway.The headquarters shall be earthquake resilient and accommodate modern facilities with meeting halls, seminar/conference halls withpower backup and water treatment facility.
The Consultant shall provideexpert service in Detail Design and Construction Supervision of Construction of a permanent headquarters for the Department ofRoads. The Consulting team is expected to have input of International Experts as Team Leader (Engineer Structure), ProcurementSpecialist, and National Experts as Engineer(structure), Geotechnical Engineer, Material Engineer and other expert for theconstruction supervision. Topographical survey map and conceptual design of the building shall be made available to the consultant asreference.
Road Sector DevelopmentProject, Foreign Cooperation Branch, Department of Roads under the Ministry of Physical Infrastructure and Transport now inviteseligible InternationalConsulting firms (Consultants') having experience in design and construction supervision of Earthquake Resilient Building to indicate their interest inproviding the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualificationsand relevant experience to perform the Services. The short listing criteria are:
· Business Objective and Expertise of the Firm.
· Corporate Capacity of the Firm (Annual Turnover, Financial Information for last 5 years)
· General Work Experience of the Firm.
· Specific Work experience of the Consulting Firm in design and construction supervision of Earthquake ResilientBuilding.
· A list of personnel with qualification, experience and association with the Firm.
· Adherence to the code of ethics and Government's anticorruption policy.
The attention of interested Consultants is drawn toparagraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment ofConsultants under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants by World Bank Borrowers, dated January 2011 ('ConsultantGuidelines') setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest.
A consultant will be selected in accordance with the (QCBS) method set out in the ConsultantGuidelines, Dated January 2011, revised in July 2014. It is intended that short listed consultants will be invited to submit theirtechnical and financial proposals as per the Request for Proposal document to be issued to them.
Consultant may associate to enhance their qualification. Consultants are encouraged toassociate with National Consultant as one of the objectives of this assignment is transfer of knowledge in design and constructionsupervision of Earthquake Resilient Building with Base Isolation Technique. Consultant shall clearlystate their association if anywhether in the form of joint venture or sub consultant in the Expression of Interest. The Consultants' association, not statedclearly, shall be considered in the form of sub consultant.
Interested Consultant mayobtain further information about the service from the address given below during office hour or may visit Department of Roads (DoR) Website http://www.dor.gov.np.
Expression of interest must be delivered in written form to the address below by 08 October 2015 officehour.
Road Sector DevelopmentProject,
Foreign Cooperation Branch,
Department of Roads, Sanogaucharan, Kathmandu,Nepal
Email: email@example.com; Website: http://www.dor.gov.np