Proposed Improvements to Electrical Power Distribution and Associated Electrical Services At Uni ...
United Nations Secretariat | Published October 19, 2016
United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) hereby requests interested firms to submit their Expression of Interest (EOI) to participate in the upcoming competitive bidding exercise for the provision of consultancy services in the design improvements to the existing electrical distribution network and associated accommodation (switch-rooms, duct rooms, cable ways, etc.) at the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON), in Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya.
The United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON), currently accommodates two global headquarters namely, United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and UN-HABITAT. In addition it provides office accommodation and conference facilities to more than 38 regional and country offices of United Nations agencies and programs, as well as various organizational units of the Secretariat, including UNON, UNDP, UNESCO, UNICEF, UNSOS, UNAIDS, UNCRD, UNDCP, UNIFEM, UNIDO, UNFPA, UNPOS, FAO, ICAO, UNOPS, WFP and the Special Representative of the Secretary General for the Great Lakes Region among others.
Due to the increasing size, number and activities of the United Nations organizations and the expanded power requirements for serving the needs of the staff at the compound as well as throughout the region, there is need to review and upgrade the current power supply, reticulation and back-up at the UNON, Gigiri Complex.
The details of the requirement shall be communicated in due course in the tender documents. Below is a brief description of the requirement:
The UN seeks a qualified company that will provide the following scope of services:
1. All calculations, design drawings, load analysis, bills of quantities, tender/contract documentations and provision of construction administration services for the various new equipment and alterations to existing services as may be required;
2 .All calculations, design drawings, bills of quantities, tender/contract documentations and provision of construction administration services for the various aspects of the new electrical distribution network works as per requirements detailed elsewhere;
3. All calculations, design drawings, bills of quantities, tender/contract documentations and provision of construction administration services for any temporally installations to ensure services are not interrupted during the implementation of the power upgrade project;
In this regard, UNON intends to contract a qualified firm for the subject requirement for a period of twelve (12) months subject to satisfactory performance and related conditions.
Interested vendors may forward their Expressions of Interest (EOI) along with the signed vendor forms to firstname.lastname@example.org. All EOI submissions should be sent via email, citing the EOI reference number and title in the subject line.
UNON reserves the right to change or cancel the requirement of this EOI at any time during the EOI and/or solicitation process. Thus, submitting a reply to this REOI does not automatically guarantee your company will be considered for receipt of the solicitation when issued. Only Vendors which in UN's sole discretion are deemed eligible and qualified upon completion of an objective evaluation of their EOI submissions may receive the final tender solicitation documents.