Power Distribution Enhancement Investment Program - Tranche 4
| Published April 28, 2017 - Deadline June 15, 2017
Invitation for Bids
1. The Islamic Republic of Pakistan has received a loan from the Asian Development Bank
(ADB) toward the cost of Power Distribution Enhancement Investment Program - Tranche 4
and it intends to apply part of the proceeds of this loan to payments under the contract named
above. Bidding is open to bidders from eligible source countries of the ADB.
2. The Islamabad Electric Supply Company Limited, IESCO (the “Purchaser”) now
invites sealed Bids from eligible bidders for the Procurement of 132kV Grid Station and
Transmission Line Equipment. The bidder shall quote for the entire quantity of any lot. Bidders
may bid for one or several lots as further defined in the Bidding Document.
PACKAGE LOT DESCRIPTION OF MATERIAL
132kV Circuit Breakers, SF-6 Gas Cylinder, 132kV Bus Isolators, 132kV
Line Isolators, 132kV/11kV Lightening Arrestors, 132kV Line CTs, 132kV
Transformer CTs & 132kV Potential Transformer.
Transformer Control Panel (CP-30, CP-50), Transformer Relay Panel (RP-
3, RP-4), AC/DC Stations Auxiliary Panel, 11kV Incoming/Outgoing Panel,
11kV Bus Coupler Panel & Capacitor Control Panel
Towers Type ZM-1, ZM-30, ZM-60 and their leg Extensions, 132kV
Beams, 132kV Columns, 132kV Earth Mast, 11kV Structure 4 meter long,
11kV Bus Bar Structure, Earthing Platform, EA Type Towers and their leg
Al. Conductor 600mm Sq, Grounding Conductor, Earth Wire & Lynx
V Power Cables & Control Cables
VI Tubular Pole Type A and Steel Tubular Poles Type (SPA, SPD & SPG)
Outdoor Termination Kits, Indoor Termination Kits, Connectors, Aluminum
Pipes, Cartridges, Moulds, Holding Clamps for Moulds & Earth Rod
VIII 11kV/132kV Post Insulators & Disc Insulators (80KN, 100KN)
IX Capacitors 200 KVAR, Capacitor Racks & Neutral CTs
X Hardware Material & Grounding Set
XI Battery Banks 110Volts and Battery Charger for Banks 110Volts
XII Auxiliary Transformer 100KVA Pad Mounted
XIII Hydraulic Press Machine 100 Ton (Model PRT510 with complete
Date: 28 April 2017
3096-PAK: Power Distribution Enhancement Investment Program - Tranche
Procurement of 132kV Grid Station and Transmission Line Equipment
15 June 2017, 1100 hours (local time)
PACKAGE LOT DESCRIPTION OF MATERIAL
accessories) TESMEC / AZUMI or equivalent.
XIV Total Station Sokia K30 Japan make or equivalent
i) Capacitance and Dissipation Factor (C&DF) Test Set out put voltage
ii) Relay test set for distance relay, iii) DC High Potential Test Set output
iv) Primary Current Injection Test Set output current upto 2000Amps, v)
DC Insulation Test Set (5KV, 10KV, 15KV), vi) Circuit Breaker analyzer
system TM-1700 series, vii) T.T.R Single Phase Hand Crank manually
operated, viii) T.T.R Three Phase, ix) Secondary Injection Test Set, x)
Transformer Ohm Meter, xi) Clamp Meter low range AC/DC, xii) AVO
Meter low range AC/DC, xiii) Earth Resistance Test Set, xiv) Oil Test Set,
xv) Low Resistance Ohm Meter Rated Current 600Amps, xvi) Vacuum
Test Set, xvii) Moisture (in insulation oil) Tester, xviii) Battery load Tester
and xix) Earth leakage clamp meter
XVI Forklift 3 Ton (KOMATSU Model FG/FD30 or Equivalent)
Transformer Oil Treatment Plant 6000 Liters /Hour capacity (KATO or
3. International Competitive Bidding (ICB) will be conducted in accordance with ADB’s
Single-Stage: One-Envelope bidding procedure and is open to all Bidders from eligible source
countries of the ADB.
4. Bidders shall meet the following qualification requirements:
• The bidder must have demonstrated at least three (3) number of contracts successfully
completed as main supplier within the last five (5) years. The value of each contract
shall at least equal to 80% of the value of contract for which the bid is submitted and
equipment shall have the same or higher rating and capacity. In case of JV, at least any
one of partner should fulfill the said contractual experience pertaining to the individual’s
obligation(s) in respect of manufacturing as per JV Agreement between the parties (JV
Agreement shall be provided with the bid).
• The bidder must have at least five (5) years manufacturing or supplying experience of
similar equipment with the same or higher rating and capacity. The equipment
manufactured or supplied by the bidder, with the same or higher rating and capacity,
must have three (3) years of successful continuous operational experience for at least
80% of the quantities to be procured under this tender, as on bid opening date. In case
of JV, at least any one of partner should fulfill the above-mentioned experience
pertaining to the individual obligation(s) in respect of manufacturing or supplying as per
JV agreement between the parties (JV agreement shall be provided with the bid).
• The bidder, or all partners combined in case of JV has to have an average Annual
Turnover equal to or more than the amount for Lot I US$2.70 Million, Lot II US$3.35
Million, Lot III US$7.95 Million, Lot IV US$2.95 Million, Lot V US$1.25 Million, Lot VI
US$0.85 Million, Lot VII US$0.65 Million, Lot VIII US$0.9 Million, Lot IX US$0.55 Million,
Lot X US$0.5 Million, Lot XI US$0.1 Million, Lot XII US$0.15 Million, Lot XIII US$0.1
Million, Lot XIV US$0.1 Million, Lot XV US$2.35 Million, Lot XVI US$0.065 Million and
Lot XVII US$0.065 million over the last 3 years.
• The bidder should have sound financial status. In order to determine the same, the
bidder or each partner in case of JV shall provide its up to date financial statement i.e.
audited balance sheet, income statement, and cash flow statements for the last 3 years.
The difference between current assets and current liabilities should be adequate enough
for smooth execution of this order (if placed on it). The bidder (or each partner in case of
JV)’s net worth calculated as a difference between total assets and total liabilities must
be positive for the last 3 years. In this context the bidder is required to fill in the relevant
forms given in Section IV of this tender document and submit the same with the bid.
5. Interested eligible Bidders may obtain further information from Chief Engineer
(Development), Project Management Unit, Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) Head
Office, Street No.40, Sector G-7/4, Islamabad, Pakistan and inspect the Bidding Document at
the address given below, from 9:00 am to 3.45 pm, Monday to Friday.
6. The Bidding Document, in the English language, may be purchased from 29 April 2017,
upon submission of a written application to the address below and upon payment of a non-
refundable fee of PKR 6,000 or US$100. The method of payment will be bank draft, from any
scheduled bank of Pakistan or from an international bank having its branch in Pakistan, in favor
of Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO), Islamabad. The documents may be collected
in person or may be sent by express airmail for an additional fee of PKR500 for domestic
delivery or US$50 for overseas delivery. No liability will be accepted by IESCO for loss or late
7. Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before 1100 hours, 15 June 2017
together with a Bid Security as described in the Bidding Document. Late bids shall be rejected.
Bids will be opened at 1130 hours on 15 June 2017 in the presence of the bidders’
representatives who choose to attend at the address below. Electronic Bids shall not be
8. In the comparison of Bids, ADB’s Domestic Preference Scheme shall be applied in
accordance with the provisions stipulated in the bidding document.
9. The Islamabad Electric Supply Company Limited will not be responsible for any costs or
expenses incurred by Bidders in connection with the preparation or delivery of Bids.
Chief Engineer (Development)
IESCO, Head Office,
Street No.40, Sector G-7/4,
Telephone: +92-51–9235001, +92-51-9252519
Facsimile number: +92-51–9252978
E-mail address: email@example.com