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MW-Energy Sector Project - P099626

Energy Sector Support Project (ESSP) | Published November 11, 2014  -  Deadline November 24, 2014
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Consultancy Services For Design And Management Support Of Demand-side Management & Energy Efficiency Programme THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY CORPORATION OF MALAWI LIMITED REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONSOFINTEREST COUNTRY                                :   REPUBLIC OF MALAWI NAME OF PROJECT                :   ENERGY SECTOR SUPPORT PROJECT (ESSP) Credit No 4980 and Grant No. H715-MW Implementing Agent           :   The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited Assignment Title                   :   CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR DESIGN AND MANAGEMENT SUPPORT OF DEMAND-SIDE MANAGEMENT & ENERGY EFFICIENCYPROGRAMME Reference No                        :  ESC 078B/CS/FY2013-2014 The Government of the Republic of Malawireceived financing from the World Bank for the Energy Sector Support Project (ESSP), and intends to apply part of the proceeds forconsulting services. The consulting services ("the Services")include provision of expert support in the design, capacity building, implementation and monitoring & evaluation for the DemandSide Management (DSM) and  Energy Efficiency activities of the project ("component")being managed by the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited (ESCOM). The Services include: Provide advisory services to ESCOM on the marketing research which will be used for selectingareas/customers, planning forthe promotion/ sensitization of products, planning for monitoring / evaluation and identification of project implementationchallenges and risks. Provide criteria and justification selection of targeted areas/ customers by taking into account impact, levels of acceptanceand implementation challenges and existing direct and supporting infrastructure. Recommend and justify component (s) that will be implemented under this project with proposedtechnical designs ,specifications and installation plandDesign Marketing Communication strategies for the selected products / components and recommendincentives if any that may be required to promote customeracceptance of the recommended component (s) / product(s). Support ESCOM with supervision of works , monitoring and evaluation  of theproject Support ESCOM in building human and technology capacity in planning, implementation, monitoring  and evaluation of DSMproject ; and ESCOM now inviteseligible consulting firms ("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. InterestedConsultants shouldprovide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform theServices/Assignment. The shortlistingcriteria are:- 1.       At least threeyears' experience in consultancy works related to electricity Demand Side Management and Energy Efficiency Programs involvingactive load control / management of hot water geysers. 2.       Two of the key staffmust have sound technical background such as electrical Engineering or telecommunications Engineering and ten (10) years experiencein Demand Side Management 3.       Firm must haveworked on at least two similar contracts in the past five years within the Region. 4.       Must have sometechnical knowledge and experience in  direct or remote load control / management ofcustomers appliances / demand using any of the existing technologies such as ripple , wireless or smart metering technologies This expression ofinterest will lead to short-listing of eligible firms who will be invited to submit proposals to carry out the Consultancy Servicesfor Design & Management of ESCOM Demand-Side Management (DSM) & Energy Efficiency (EE) Programme. The attention of interested Consultants isdrawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans andIDACredits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers January 2011("Consultant Guidelines") setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. Consultants mayassociate with other firms in the formof a joint venture or a subconsultancy to enhance theirqualifications. A Consultant will be selected in accordancewith the Selection Based on the Consultants' Qualifications (CQS) method as outlined in the ConsultantGuidelines. Further informationcan be obtained at the address below during office hours, 0900 to 1700hours. The Procurement Specialist Attention: Mr. Jack L Thabwa Umoyo House, 3rd Floor Victoria Avenue P.O Box 2047 BLANTYRE MALAWI Tel:                +265 1 822 000 Fax:               +265 1 822008 Email:            jthabwa@escom.mw Expressions of interest must be clearly markeddeposited in a tender box atthe address below in person, or by secure mail by 14.00 hours on 24th November,2014. The Chairman, Internal Procurement Committee Annex Building Tender Box No. 1 at IT Reception 9 Haile Selassie Road P.O Box 2047 BLANTYRE MALAWI

MW-Energy Sector Project - P099626

Electricity Supply Commission of Malawi (Energy Sector Project) | Published November 19, 2015  -  Deadline December 8, 2015
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Consultancy Services For The Preparation Of Esia And Rpf Under Energy Sector Support Project THE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY CORPORATION OF MALAWI LIMITED REQUEST FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST COUNTRY: REPUBLIC OF MALAWI NAME OF PROJECT: ENERGY SECTOR SUPPORT PROJECT (ESSP) Credit No. 49800 and Grant No.H715-MW Implementing Agent: The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited Assignment Title:  CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR THE PREPARATION OF ESIA AND RPF UNDER ENERGYSECTOR SUPPORT PROJECT Reference No. ESC 08/PJCT/CS/FY2015-2016 Issue Date: 19th November 2015 The Government of the Republic of Malawi received financing from the World Bank for the Energy SectorSupport Project (ESSP), and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services. The consultingservices ("the Services") are for assessment and preparation of Environmentaland Social Impact Assessment (ESIA), and Resettlement Policy Framework (RPF) for the scope of works covering the construction of new 400kV transmission backbone overhead linestarting at New 400 kV Nkhoma Substation. One branch is running to the west to Zambia, the other one to the north passingsubstations Kasungu and New Bwengu up to Tanzania. A preliminary ESIA hasalready been prepared as part of first phase of the feasibility study and will be available to the consultantafter contractaward. The indicative TORs for thecurrent assignment can be downloaded under Tenders at www.escom.mw. ESCOM now invites eligible consulting firms("Consultants") to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide informationdemonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Assignment. The shortlisting criteria are: 1.     Experience in projects with comparable professional background and shall demonstrateknowledge of the special technical aspects of power transmission technology. 2.     The Consultant shall have and be able to document a strong background in environmental andsocial science, environmental engineering and management. Relevant experiencefrom environmental and socio-economic assignments ininfrastructure and energy projects is mandatory. 3.     Desired qualifications include: (a) Fluency in English (b) Knowledge and understanding ofthe World Bank's Policy on Involuntary Resettlement (c) Experience of working with international organizations and projects 4.      Workexperience in low income developing countries, especially countries of Eastern Africa will be an important asset. 5.     The following key staff willbe required for the assignment: a.    Environmental Assessment Specialist and Environmental and Social Supervisor (Team Leader), b.    Environmental Assessment Specialist c.    Nature Protection/Biodiversity Specialist(s) (EIA) d.    Social Assessment Specialist (SIA / RPF) e.    Legal Specialist (RPF) f.      Non key staff like cultural/historical and social expert, national coordinator of nationalenvironmental team etc. might be included in the offer. The attention of interestedConsultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank's Guidelines:Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by WorldBankBorrowers January 2011("Consultant Guidelines") setting forth the World Bank's policy on conflict of interest. Consultantsmay associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a subconsultancy to enhance their qualifications. A Consultant will be selectedin accordance with theSelection Based on the Consultants' Qualifications (CQS) method as outlined in the Consultant Guidelines. Further information can beobtained at the address below during office hours, 0900 to 1700 hours. The Procurement Specialist Attention: Mr. Jack L Thabwa Umoyo House, 3rd Floor Victoria Avenue P.O Box 2047 BLANTYRE MALAWI Tel:               +2651 822 000 Fax:              +265 1 822008 Email:           jthabwa@escom.mw Expressions of interest mustbe clearly marked deposited in a tender box at the address below in person, or by secure mail by 14.00 hours on 8thDecember, 2015. The Chairman, Internal Procurement Committee Annex Building Tender Box No. 1 9 Haile Selassie Road P.O Box 2047 BLANTYRE, MALAWI

MW-Energy Sector Project - P099626

ESCOM LTD | Published December 25, 2015  -  Deadline January 20, 2016
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Addendum # 2 - Supply And Installation Of 33kv And 11kv Distribution Lines, Capacitor Banks,electrification Of Peri- Urban Areas And Underground Cables THEELECTRICITY SUPPLY CORPORATION OF MALAWI LTD. ProjectName: Electricity Network Strengthening and Expansion for Energy Sector Support Project (ESSP) IDA CreditNo. 49800-MW TenderReference No: ESC06/PJCT/ICB/G/FY2015-16 Subject ofProcurement: Supply and Installation of 33kV and 11kV Distribution Lines, Capacitor Banks, Electrification of Peri- Urban Areas and Underground Cables ADDENDUM #2 ItemNo. Section/Subject Clause/Subject Page BiddersQuery ESCOMReply 1 Lot 3,  Schedule6   GTP Final 12 Oct15, scope ofthe specification data sheet of the energy meter Clause11.1,MECHANICAL             &CONSTRUCTIONAL 59 As for onerequest of the energy meter: Able to parallel up external tamper detectors for several meters to detect same external tamper e.g.meter box opening. Please clarify whatis application Yes, it is required toavoid bypass in the box. All meters in the box to trip on external tamper upon opening of the box. 2 Lot3,  Schedule6   GTP Final12 Oct15, scope of the specification data sheet of the energy meter Clause11.1,DISPLAY INCDICATORS, FACILITIES                   &CAPABILITIES 61 Display meter's configuration at the CIU is needed to comply Which configuration? Pleasegive us more detailedinformation The minimumconfigurable  are as follows:- i) prepayment/postpayment mode of operation ii)Configurable emergency credit operation iii) Configurable disconnection on tamper iv) Configurabledisplay onTamper 3 Lot3,  Schedule6   GTP Final12 Oct15, scope of the specification data sheet of the energy meter Clause11.1,DISPLAY INCDICATORS, FACILITIES                   &CAPABILITIES 61 Asfor the specification of the meter: Display supply group code via short code, it is needed to comply Please explain and givemore detailed information. BISApproved 4 Lot3,  Schedule6   GTP Final12 Oct15, scope of the specification data sheet of the energy meter Clause11.1,DISPLAY INCDICATORS, FACILITIES                   &CAPABILITIES 61 Asfor the specification of the meter: Standardised short codes, it is needed to comply Please explain and give more detailedinformation. BISApproved 5 Lot3,  Schedule6   GTP Final12 Oct15, scope of the specification data sheet of the energy meter Clause11.1,Meter Indelible Markings 62 Asone request of Meter Indelible Markings: "Tested" sticker, it is needed to comply Themanufacture need to be given moreexplanations and clarifications. Need for a stickerthat is indelible marking stating ''Tested'' to confirm QA requirements 6 Lot3,  Schedule1,   technicalspecifications , chapter F, scope of the energy meter Clause6.1CONSTRUCTION FEATURES 252 Thecircuit breaker is the accessory of the energy meter We need to affirm whether the circuit breaker is needed to supply. Yes 7 Lot3,  Schedule6   GTP Final12 Oct15, scope of the specification data sheet of 4 Way Single Phase Energy Meter Pole Top Enclosure Clause11.2 63 4 WaySingle Phase Energy Meter Pole Top Enclosure Please affirm the way of installationof the pole topenclosure. By steel banding ontwo positions 8 Lot3,  Schedule6   GTP Final12 Oct15, scope of the specification data sheet of 4 Way Single Phase Energy Meter Pole Top Enclosure Clause11.2,Indelible Markings on Enclosure lid 63 For 4Way Single Phase Energy Meter Pole Top Enclosure, as one request of Indelible Markings on Enclosure lid:Tampering Shall BeProsecuted, it is needed to comply The manufacture need to be given moreexplanations and clarifications for this request. Indelible markingon the cover stating ''TAMPERING SHALL BE PROSECTED'' on the front cover isrequired. 9 Schedule 1 Chapter G  Technical specificationswooden poles andblocks 120 wehave checked all the specifications , there is no specification about wooden poles accessory Please provide the drawings?sample or detailed technical specifications in order that we could provide the rightproducts and better prepare the technical documents for this bid. The attached form (Attachment 1) is the list of the wooden polesaccessories Attached are ESCOMwooden pole specifications Stock Code 13/003 for 9m, Stock Code 13/005 for11m and Stock Code 13/007 for 12.6m. (See Attachment 5,6&7) 10 Lot 3,  Schedule6  GTP Final 12 Oct15, scope of thespecification data sheet of 16m? LV Aluminium Concentric Service Cable Clause6.6 41 16m? Concentric Service Cable , Alluminium with communication Please find the attachment 2.The cable's drawing and the specification data is provided, please confirm whether it can meet the requirement. Yes 11 Schedule 6 GTP 3.0- MV Conductors & 8.0 - 66KV Line Materials 3.1, 3.2,3.3, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4 29-31& 47 -49 ACSR Conductor100mm² DOG ACSR Conductor 175mm² Lynx AAC 100 mm2 Wasp Conductor 130mm2 ACSR Tiger Conductor 150 mm2 ACSR WolfConductor 175 mm2 ACSR LYNX Conductor Please confirm whether there is antiseptic oil for these conductors. If there is, whattypes of coatings are available, interior or steel-cored? No 12 Lot 4,  Schedule6   GTP Final12 Oct15, scope of  Cable Fault Locator and HV TestEquipment Clause13.0, 66 Asfor the cable fault locator, there are two types of this product. Please confirm thatthe loose instruments shall be required orthat the system could be installed in the vehicle. Loose Instrumentshall be required 13 Lot3,Schedule6   GTP Final 12 Oct15, scope of Distribution Box with MCCBs33kV or 11 /0.4kV Clause5.1 Asfor the 400V Cubicle Distribution Box, there is only one technical data sheet. The detailed drawing is requested kindly toprovide apart from the technicaldata sheet. Additional data isattached "Distribution box additional Data"  providing busbar and circuitbreaker ratings (See attachment8) 14 FBD ESCOMVol 1_Lines Final 12Oct15 & FBD ESCOM Vol_ II Lines Final 12Oct15 13.3 Marking for Transport 62& 66 (1)Plant, Test and Inspection Schedule, HSEQ and Others (2) All parts of the Contracted Equipment and the Contractor'sequipment shall be well-packed and protected against loss or damage during transport by sea and over land? Is this "Plant" samewith contractor's equipment or any difference? Yes, Plant is bothContracted equipment and Contractor'sequipment. 15 ForM.V. and L.V. Conductor, the Technical Specification is given in Chapter D of schedule 1 along with Technical data Schedule but inChapter I of Schedule 6, at page 29 to 31, again Technical Data Sheets have been given with different values. Please clarify whichare to be followed. Use Schedule 6- Pages 29to 31 Values 16 Losses and Impendences given in the Technical Specification of Distribution Transformer given in Chapter B of Schedule Iare different from the Technical Data Sheets given in Chapter I of Schedule 6 (Page 7 & 13). Pleaseclarify. Use Vol 1 Section IIIClause 1.2 ( c), Page  1-35 17 TheCreepage distanceof the Surge Arrestor given in the Sketch (Page 11, Chapter M) of Schedule I of Technical specification is 20mm/kV whereas in Technical Data Sheet at Page 55 of Chapter I of Schedule 6, it is 30 mm/kV.PleaseClarify. Use30mm/kV 18 PowerFrequency withstand Voltage (Dry & Wet) and Mechanical failing load of LV Bobbin Insulators is different in TechnicalSpecification (Chapter E Page 19)and Technical data Sheet (Page 27 of Chapter I of Schedule 6).Pleaseclarify. Use Schedule 6- Page 27Values 19 The TechnicalSpecification of the Concentric Cable 16 Sq.mm is not available. See Volume IISchedule 6 Item 6.6- Page 41 20 It ismentioned in Price Schedule No. 2 that the Vehicle and the Vehicle and Mobile Phones shall be as specified in Vol. 2 but no detailsavailable in Vol. 2. It is providein  Volume II Clause 12.2.2 and 12.2.3, Pages 60-61 21 ThePower Frequency withstand Voltage (Dry) for 33kV Fuse Cut Out given in Chapter E of Schedule I, is as 170 kV, where as in TechnicalData Sheet at page 33 of Chapter I of Schedule 6, is given as 95 kV. The creepage/Leakage distance is also given 610 mm where as inspecification it is 31 mm/kV (i.e. 31x36=1116 mm). Please clarify. Use 95kV and 610mmas per attached ESCOM Spec "10_116 Drop-out fuse-link assembly 33kV"- Stock Code 10/117 (See attachment 4) 22 TheGTP for 33 kV Polymer Post Insulator was not given. This may please be supplied. Refer to Volume IISchedule 6 Item 2.1 and 2.2, Page 26 with correction for 2.2 as in Item 23 below. 23 TheGTPs of the following Material given in Schedule 6 are incorrect:i.                    Para2.2 Page 26 ? 33 kV Polymer Pin Insulatorsii.                 Para 4.1 Page 33 ? 33kV Fuse Link Assemblyiii.               Para 6.2 Page 35 ? LV 4 CoreXLPE Insulated Armoured Cableiv.               Para 6.6 Page 41/42 ? 16 Sq.mm LVAlConcentric Service CablePlease provide the correctedGTPs of above. i) Para 2.2 33kV Polymer Pin Insulator, please note correct values are-Dry power Frequency Withstand Voltage, 50Hz kV 70Lightning impulseVoltage, 50Hz kV (peak) 170Minimum Specified mechanical failing load (SML) kN 45ii) Para 4.1 use attachment 4ESCOM spec. ''10_116 Drop-out fuse-link assembly 33kV'' - Stock Code - 10/117iii) Para 6.2 Use attachment 3 ESCOM specification ''03_025 Cable 185mm2600-1000V PVC-SWA-PVC 4-core Cu'' effectively replacing XLPE with PVC insulationiv) Para 6.6  Use industrial bestpractice, Refer to Item 10 above 24 Please Confirm that the material of Stay Insulators shall be Glazed Porcelain instead of GlazedComposite. Confirmed Glazedporcelain 25 Please confirm that Dimensions and ultimate load of wooden poles shall be as per GTP. As per the ESCOMspecifications attached. Refer to Item 9 above. 26 Inthe Drawing No. 5084014-POLE-E2001 (Alignment Pole), 33 kV Pin Insulators is shown as directly fixed on the Poles wherespecification of Polymer Line Post Insulator (Clause 6.1 of Chapter C), Line Post Insulators fixed with two Bolts is shown. Pleaseclarify which type of Polymer Insulators required for Alignment Pole. According to design eitherof it can be used 27 VolI According toSection I Instruction to Bidders, item 17.5 refers to sales tax and other taxes payable in the Employer's country, thosetaxes are applied to schedules 1 to 6 of Lot 4. How do we submit the breakdown of these taxes in the priceschedules? Breakdown can be specifiedas percentage or by adding anadditional column at right most side alongside Total price. All applicable taxes should be included.Please note the purpose of quoted taxes is for any adjustments for changes in tax rates between bid closing and contractaward. 28 VolI In Section I Instruction to Bidders, item 17.4 and 17.5 itis refer Schedule 6 ?Recommended spare parts, however this schedule is not available. Can you please send this schedule? Recommended spare partscan be quoted using Schedule 1 format 29 PriceSchedule According with item 1 of price schedule No 1, it isindicated a totalquantity of the cable supplied, 10.411 meters. However, in Volume II, 1.2 Scope of supply is mention a total quantity of11.500 to Lot 4. What is the total quantity of cable to supply and install for Lot 4? It is 10,411m as per Lot 4Price Schedule 30 PriceSchedule In item 6 of price schedule No 4 it is indicated a price for line e). These pricesare to keep or they are an example of how to submit the price of miscellaneous and day works? For each item we mustindicate twocurrencies as showed or just one? If it is local item itshould be in MWK & USD for overseas item. These prices shall be used for any future scope changes and not added to Final BidPrice. 31 PriceSchedule In item 3 of price schedule Nº 1, is refer a cable fault locator. In Volume IIin Facilities and Service for the employersays that the cable fault locator should be supply as per the TechnicalSpecification. In Technical Specification we only have the "Earth Fault Locator" in the Ring Main Unit chapter. Doesthe cable fault locator refers to this earth fault locator? Can you send technical specification of the cable faultlocator? For Cable Fault Locatorplease refer to Volume II Clause12.2.5, Page 62 and Volume II Schedule 6 Para 13.0 page 66 32 VolIII Regarding the volume III, section VII, general condition 14 says the contractorshall bear and pay all taxes, duties, levies andcharges assessed. Where do we put the breakdown of all this taxes, duties, leviesand charges? Breakdown can be specifiedas percentage or by adding anadditional column at right most side alongside Total price. All applicable taxes should be included.Please note the purpose of quoted taxes is for any adjustments for changes in tax rates between bid closing and contractaward. In the Structure BOQ, theBOQ for the detail of structure of 0.4 kV Line to be constructed with AAC 100 Sq.mm wasp, 3-Phase 4-wire was given, however theStructure detail for 0.4 kV ? Line to be constructed with ABC, 95 Sq.mm 3 Phase 4- wire is not given. Kindly arrange to provide theStructure BOQ for the Line to be constructed with ABC, 95 Sq.mm 3 Phase 4- wire. Please use  attachment 12 revised Lot 2 Price Schedule Rev 5 1) ABC Structure BOQ is provided inattached Structure BOQ Sheet items - O, R, P and Q. 2) Item 2.00 of Schedule 1 and 4 has been split using 2.00A for OHL and2.00B for ABC. 33 Schedule I /GT Requirement/ Clause 1.2 Informationto accompany bid 6 Please be informed at thetime of tender stage if may not be feasible for a bidder to submit these documents (sag tension charts, foundation details, GADrawing etc.) Kindly confirm whether the same can be submitted by the successful contractor at the time of detailed engineering forthe project YES 34 Schedule I /GeneralTechnical  Requirement Clause2.1.1 11kV power cables ? from line  to distribution transformers; cableshall run partly underground and also inair Please provide drawingdepicting arrangement of cable laying in air and underground Please use attachment 10drawing number 5084014-POLE-E2000 35 Schedule I /GeneralTechnical  Requirement Clause4.4 Earthingpractice Please provide drawingsfor prevailing earthing practicein Malawi Please use attachment 11drawing 'Substation earthing drawing' The Current practice is touse three(3) to four(4) earth mats using 4 x Earth Rods and 200m of 70mm2 Hard Drawn Copper BareWire 36 Schedule I /GeneralTechnical  Requirement Clause8.2.2 FencingWall Please provide the detailsof concrete fencing for distribution transformers Please not that this is NOT required in all lots 37 Schedule I /Technical  Specifications Clause1 Chapter B ?Distributiontransformer Transformer is to beoperated in parallel with existing transformers. Details of existing transformer/equipment need to bearranged Please note that NOTRANSFORMER will operate in parallel with another Transformer 38 Schedule I /Technical  Specifications Chapter B ?Distributiontransformer Please provide terminationarrangement of drawings of transformer Please Refer to drawingNo. Attachment 10 -5084014-POLE-E2000 39 Schedule I /Technical  Specifications Chapter B ?Distributiontransformer Copper earthing requiredand please provide earthing arrangement of existing transformers Please refer to 37above 40 Schedule I /Technical  Specifications Chapter E ?MV Fuse Cut out/ MV Fuse Link Technical Specifications Please clarify which typeof MV Cut Out fuse for 33kV and 11kV need to be used and kindly also provide the drawing for the same Please refer to 21above 41 Schedule I /Technical  Specifications Chapter F / Pole MountedDBand Price Schedule Lot 1 Transformer/BOQ We understand that PoleMounted Distribution Boxes required for Low Tension Side Connection for transformer, however we could find the quantity ofDistribution  boxes in the Price Schedule of Lot 1 Please note thatDistribution boxes are NOT required inLot 1 42 Drawing Number E1000 for11kV Cable Trench Trenchdrawing Please clarify the meaningof "CCT 1-5" and "CCT 1-3" CCT 1-5 means Circuit 1 to circuit 5. For Lot 1, the trench will accommodate from 1 x cable to 5 x cablesdepending on location and cable directions CCT 1-3 means Circuit 1 tocircuit 3. For Lot 4, the trench will accommodate from 1 x cable to 3 x cables depending on location and cabledirections 43 Civil Clarification withrespect to Underground Cables Drawing Number E1000 &E1002 From the drawing it is notclear that how many number of3 core cable need to be laid in one trench. Kindly clarify Refer to Item No. 42above 44 Price Schedule Lot1 Price Schedule Lot1 Lot 1  Transformer structures Items is not included in Price Schedule Please note thattransformer structure is NOT required in Lot 1 45 Schedule 1 / RMU /Technical Specification Technical Specification /BOQ 11kV 300sq mm single corecable for RMU connection is not included in price schedule. Please incorporate the same in price schedule and also confirm thequantity for the same Please note this cable isNOT required. 46 Technical Specifications / Chapter N / RMU / Clause1.3 ? type test We understand that ifmanufacturers has relevant type test reports for similar equipment for last 5 years then there is no need to repeat type test againon the same equipment. Please confirm Type Test isrequired 47 Technical Specifications Chapter I / Capacitor Bank/ Clause 2.4 Please clarify whether theautomatic power factor control panel in bidder's scope or employer's scope It is in Bidder'sScope 48 Technical Specifications Chapter I / Capacitor Bank Please provide uscapacitor bank arrangement drawings including CT/NCT/LA/Isolator ETC Use the current industrialpractice 49 Technical Specifications Chapter I / CapacitorBank Please provide capacitorbank foundation details Please note that they willbe mounted on existing H-pole wooden structure 50 Lot 4 Price Schedule 2 &Price Schedule 4 River crossing ofcable Please provide thearrangement of river crossing for cable Please note it is throughsteel pipe 51 Lot 4 Price Schedule 2 &Price Schedule 4 CableTunnel Please provide the detailsof cable tunnel The Tunnel is500x500mm 52 Price Schedule Lot 1.3 Item no.4.10 132kV lineStructure In Lot 1.3 BOQ shownwooden pole structure for 132kV line dead ends. As we understand in lattice steel structures. It is Wooden Polestructure 53 Lot 4 Price schedule 1 / Item3.3 / Cable fault Locator Please provide technicalspecification for Cable Fault locator Please find the technicalSpec in Vol II ?Schedule 6 Item No 13.0 54 Lot 1 & Lot 4 Cable TerminationArrangements Please provide cabletermination arrangement at various places Please see details Vol II-Schedule 1 -Chapter K 55 Drawing Number E2001,E2002, E2003 Please provide thedetailed drawings of various accessories to be used in the poles Use standardpractice 56 Price Schedule Lot1 Item No.1.6 Structural Isolation withD-fuses Please provide the drawingfor the same Please useBOQ 57 Section 3-EconomicEvaluation Clause No1.2 Transformer lossesspecified in section 3 Clause no. 1.2"Economic evaluation are different from the losses specified in Chapter B Technicalspecification Distribution Transformers Clause No 3.2.10 "Capitalization of Losses" Kindly Clarify which losses need to beconsidered Refer to 16 Above 58 Section VI- TechnicalSpecifications Chapter G Woodpoles As per section 6 TechnicalSpecifications Chapter G- Wood Poles Clause No 26 Stay Blocks and brace/Kicking/Concrete Blocks- itis mentioned stay blocks andbrace / concreate block shall be in accordance with Figure 5 figure 6(a) and 6 (b). but in tender document these drawing are notavailable. You are requested to clarify the following a)      Please furnish drawings ofstay blocks and brace/kicking/concrete blocks b)       Please furnish thedetails on the application of stay blocks and brace/ concrete blocks Please refer to drawings in the bid document- Attachment 9- 5084014-POLE-E1014A 59 As per Schedule 1-Technical Specification Clause no.1.3 Information to be approvedbefore commencing work 7 As per schedule 1?Technical specifications Clause No. 1.3 Page No 7 for all types of foundations are suitable calculations for foundation strengths,foundation drawings, loading data, pole deflection and fibre stress calculation, conductor clearance and election diagrams. Weunderstand that the loading calculation is required for alltypes of pole foundations particular for stress diagrams aresuitablecalculations for foundation strength will only be performed in tower structures not for the general pole erectedfoundations. So, please clarify YES 60 As per Schedule 1-Technical Specification Clause 1.5 serviceConditions 7 As per tenderspecification maximum outdoor temperature mention is -5 degrees. Please note in tender Ice loading details are not mentionedanywhere. Please clarify whether Ice loading calculation is required to consider or not Ice Loading calculationNOT Required 61 Price Schedule, Schedule No 1 Lot 2 Itemno 6.2 4 Way Single phase Splitdin Rail Prepayment Energy Meter Pole Top Enclosure Kindly furnish thedetailed specification and drawing ofenclosure Please refer tospecification  in Vol II Schedule 6 Item No 11.2 for the encloseddetailedspecification 62 ITB17.5(a) Volume I /Section II Bid Data Sheet C. Preparation ofBids 1-30 General Amendment toBid Named place ofdestination: DAP project sites at Northern, Central and Southern Regions in Malawi asrequired in Volume II ? Employer's Requirement ? Scope of Work 63 ITB17.5(d) Volume I /Section II Bid DataSheet C. Preparation ofBids 1-30 General Amendment toBid Named place ofdestination: DAP project sites at Northern, Central and Southern Regions in Malawi asrequired in Volume II ? Employer's Requirement ? Scope of Work All attachments mentioned have been sent to allprospective bidders who bought tender documents. The documents can also be viewed on www.escom.mw and UNDB. ESCOM LTD

MW-Energy Sector Project - P099626

Electricity Supply Commission of Malawi (Energy Sector Project) | Published April 17, 2015  -  Deadline May 15, 2015
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Addendum Number 2:supply And Installation Of Five New Substations And Extension And Rehabilitation Of Five Existing Substations ELECTRICITYSUPPLY CORPORATION OF MALAWI LIMITED ENERGY SECTOR SUPPORT PROJECT (ESSP) Supply and Installation of five New Substations and Extension and Rehabilitation of fiveExisting Substations IFB NUMBER ESC02/PJCT/ICB/W/FY2014-15 ADDENDUM NUMBER 2 ESCOM Limited has received queries on bid submission date extension. You will recall that the original bid submission dateis 22nd April, 2015. On consideration of the issue, ESCOM Ltd has come up with an amendment and all bidders' attentionis drawn to   table 1 below: TABLE 1: CHANGE OF CLOSING DATE OF SUBMISSION OF BIDS. ITB Clause Reference INITIAL PROVISION REVISED PROVISION 23.1 For bid submission purposes only, the Employer's address is : The Chairman ?Internal Procurement Committee, Address:   ESCOM Ltd, ESCOM House, Annex Building, ICT Reception, Tender BoxNo. 1, 09 Haile Selassie, Blantyre, Malawi. Thedeadline for bid submission is: Date:  22nd April,2015 Time: 10.30 am For bid submission purposes only, the Employer's address is : The Chairman ?Internal Procurement Committee, Address:   ESCOM Ltd, ESCOM House, Annex Building, ICT Reception, Tender BoxNo. 1, 09 Haile Selassie, Blantyre, Malawi. Thedeadline for bid submission is: Date:  15th May,2015 Time: 10.30 am 26.1 The bid opening shall take place at: Blantyre, Malawi ESCOM Training Hall, End of Johnstone Road off Masauko ChipembereHighway City : Blantyre Country: Malawi Date:  22nd April,2015 Time: 11.30am The bid opening shall take place at: Blantyre, Malawi ESCOM Training Hall, End of Johnstone Road off Masauko ChipembereHighway City : Blantyre Country: Malawi Date:  15th May,2015 Time: 11.30am Bidders are being requested to take note of the amendment All other details remain the same ESCOM LIMITED

MW-Energy Sector Project - P099626

Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited | Published October 12, 2015  -  Deadline December 14, 2015
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Supply And Installation Of 33kv And 11kv Distribution Lines, Capacitor Banks, Electrification Of Peri Urban Areas And 11kv Underground Cables The Electricity Supply Corporation of MalawiLimited INVITATION FOR BIDS Project: Electricity Network Strengthening and Expansion forEnergy SectorSupport Project (ESSP) IDA Credit No. 49800-MW Subject of Procurement: Supply andInstallation of 33kV and 11kV Distribution Lines, CapacitorBanks, Electrification of Peri Urban Areas and 11kV Underground Cables. Procurement Reference No:ESC06/PJCT/ICB/G/FY2015-16 Issue Date:   12th October,2015 1. The Government of Malawi has received a credit from theInternational Development Association toward the cost of Energy Sector Support Project (ESSP), and it intends to apply part of theproceeds of this credit to payments under the contract for Supply andInstallation of 33kV and 11kV Distribution Lines, Capacitor Banks, Electrification of Peri Urban Areas and 11kV Underground Cablesthrough the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited. 2.         The Electricity Supply Corporation ofMalawi now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the Supply andInstallation of 33kV and 11kV Distribution Lines, Capacitor Banks, Electrification of Peri Urban Areas and 11kV UndergroundCables. The number of lots is four (4) and Delivery andConstruction period is 15 Months for Lot 1, Lot2 and Lot 3; and 12 Monthsfor Lot 4. 3.         The biddingprocess will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding procedures as specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits &Grants, January 2011 ("Procurement Guidelines"), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the ProcurementGuidelines. In addition, please refer to the paragraphs 1.6and 1.7 in the above-mentioned Procurement Guidelines setting forth theWorld Bank's policy on conflict of interest. 4.         Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from TheElectricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited and inspect the bidding documents atthe address as given below under Item (A) from0800 to 1600 hours on working days. 5.         A complete set of bidding document in English may be purchased byinterested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address as given below under Item (A) and upon payment of anonrefundable feeof USD100.00 or Malawi Kwacha equivalent for those obtaining the document from withinMalawi. The method of payment will be through Electronic transfer or direct deposit into the following account. Account Name: ESCOM BOARDER Bank   : Standard Address:  PO Box 1111, Blantyre, Malawi Account No. : 0 2400 6307 3300 Swift Code:  SBICMWX Or by cash payment at the followingaddress: The Cash Office Electricity Supply Corporation of MalawiLimited Umoyo House 3rd Floor Victoria Avenue Blantyre MALAWI The document will be sent by courier at the bidder's cost or can be collectedby the prospective bidder or its authorizedrepresentative. 6.         Bids must be delivered to the address asgiven below under Item (B) at or before 13.30 Hours on 14th December, 2015.  All bids must be accompanied by a bid security in a freely convertible currency as specified in ITB 19.1.Latebids will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders or their representatives who choose to attend at theaddress as given below under item (C). (A)      Procurement Specialist Attention: Jack LThabwa ESCOM Ltd, Umoyo House, 3rd Floor, Victoria Avenue, Blantyre, MALAWI. Phone: +265 1 822 000 Fax:     +265 1 821 367 Email:   jthabwa@escom.mw (B)      The Chairman ?Internal Procurement Committee, ESCOMLtd ESCOM House AnnexBuilding ICT Reception Tender BoxNo.1 09 Haille Selassie Blantyre,MALAWI (C)       The Training Hall Chichiri PowerStation End of Johnneson Road Off MasaukoChipembere High Way Blantyre,MALAWI This advertisement and related bidding document can beviewedand inspected on www.escom.mw ESCOM LTD

MW-Energy Sector Project - P099626

Energy Sector Support Project (ESSP) | Published March 24, 2015  -  Deadline May 13, 2015
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Supply And Delivery Of Lv Reticulation Materials And Equipment The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited INVITATION FOR BIDS Project: Electricity Network Strengthening and Expansion forEnergy Sector Support Project (ESSP) IDA Credit No.49800-MW Subject of Procurement: Supply and Delivery of LV Reticulation Materials andEquipment ProcurementReference No: ESC03/PJCT/ICB/G/FY2014-15 Issue Date:   26th March, 2015 1.         The Government of Malawi has received a creditfrom the International Development Association toward the cost of Energy Sector Support Project (ESSP), and it intends to applypart of the proceeds of this credit to payments under the contract for Supply and Delivery of Low Voltage Reticulation Materialsand Equipment through the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited. 2.         The ElectricitySupply Corporation of Malawi nowinvites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the Supply and Delivery of LV Reticulation Materials and Equipment. The number of lots is one (1) and Delivery period is 15 weeks. 3.         The bidding process will be conducted through the InternationalCompetitive Bidding procedures as specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants,January 2011 ("Procurement Guidelines"), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Guidelines.In addition, please refer to the paragraphs 1.6 and 1.7 in the above-mentioned Procurement Guidelines setting forth the WorldBank's policy on conflict of interest. 4.         Interested eligible bidders may obtain furtherinformation from The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited and inspect the bidding documents at the address as givenbelow under Item (A) from 0800 to 1600 hours on working days. 5.         A complete set of bidding document in English maybe purchased by interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address as given below under Item (A) and uponpayment of a nonrefundable fee of USD100.00 or Malawi Kwacha equivalent for those obtaining the document from withinMalawi. The method of payment will be through Electronic transfer or direct deposit into the following account. Account Name: ESCOM BOARDER Bank   :  Standard Address:  PO Box 1111,Blantyre, Malawi Account No. :  0 2400 6307 3300 Swift Code:  SBICMWX Or by cash payment at thefollowing address: The CashOffice Electricity Supply Corporationof Malawi Limited UmoyoHouse 3rdFloor VictoriaAvenue Blantyre MALAWI The document will be sent by courier at the bidder's cost or can be collected by the prospective bidder or its authorizedrepresentative. 6.         Bids must be delivered to the address as givenbelow under Item (B) at or before 13.30 Hours on 13th May, 2015.  All bidsmust be accompanied by a bid security for lot (s) bid for in a freely convertible currency as specified in ITB 20.1.Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders' representatives who choose to attend at theaddress as given below under Item (C) below. (A)      Procurement Specialist Attention: Jack L Thabwa ESCOM Ltd, Umoyo House, 3rd Floor, Victoria Avenue, Blantyre, MALAWI. Phone: +265 1 822000 Fax:     +265 1 821 367 Email:   jthabwa@escom.mw (B)       The Chairman ?InternalProcurement Committee, ESCOM Ltd ESCOM House Annex Building ICT Reception Tender Box No.1 09 Haille Selassie Blantyre,MALAWI (C)        The Training Hall Chichiri PowerStation End of Johnneson Road Off Masauko Chipembere HighWay Blantyre,MALAWI This advertisement and related bidding document can be viewed and inspected on www.escom.mw ESCOM LTD

MW-Energy Sector Project - P099626

ESCOM (Energy Sector Support Project) | Published February 26, 2015  -  Deadline April 22, 2015
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Supply And Installation Of Five New Substations And Extension And Rehabilitation Of Five Existing Substations The Electricity Supply Corporation of MalawiLimited INVITATION FORBIDS Project: Electricity Network Strengthening and Expansion forEnergy SectorSupport Project (ESSP) IDA Credit No. 49800-MW Supply and Installation of five New Substations and Extension and Rehabilitation of fiveExisting Substations Procurement Reference No:ESC02/PJCT/ICB/G/FY2014-15 Issue Date: 2nd March, 2015 1.         The Government of Malawi has received a credit from the InternationalDevelopment Association toward the cost of Energy Sector Support Project (ESSP), and it intends to apply part of the proceeds ofthis credit to payments under the contract for Supply and Installation of five New Substationsand Extension and Rehabilitation offive Existing Substations throughthe Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited. 2.         The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi now invites sealed bidsfrom eligible bidders for the Supply and Installation of five New Substations and Extension and Rehabilitation of five ExistingSubstations. Delivery/Construction period is 16 months. 3.         The biddingprocess will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding procedures as specified in the World Bank's Guidelines: Procurement of Goods, Works and Non-Consulting Services under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits &Grants, January 2011 ("Procurement Guidelines"), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the ProcurementGuidelines. In addition, please refer to the paragraphs 1.6and 1.7 in the above-mentioned Procurement Guidelines setting forth theWorld Bank's policy on conflict of interest. 4.         Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from TheElectricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited and inspect the bidding documents atthe address as given below under Item (A) from0800 to 1600 hours on working days. 5.         A complete set of bidding document in English may be purchased byinterested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address as given below under Item (A) and upon payment of anonrefundable feeof USD250.00 or MalawiKwacha equivalent for those obtaining the document from within Malawi. The method of payment will be through Electronictransfer or direct deposit into the following account. Account Name: ESCOM BOARDER Bank   :  Standard Address: PO Box 1111, Blantyre, Malawi Account No. : 0 2400 6307 3300 Swift Code:  SBICMWX Or by cash payment at the followingaddress: The Cash Office Electricity Supply Corporation of MalawiLimited Umoyo House 3rd Floor Victoria Avenue Blantyre MALAWI The document will be sent by courier at the bidder's cost or can be collectedby the prospective bidder or its authorizedrepresentative. 6.         Bids must be delivered to the address as given below under Item (B) ator before 10.30 Hours on22nd April, 2015.  All bidsmust be accompanied by a bid security for lot (s) bid for in a freely convertible currency as specified in ITB 20.1.Late bids willbe rejected. Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders' representatives who choose to attend at the address as given belowunder Item (C) below. (A)      Procurement Specialist Attention: Jack LThabwa ESCOM Ltd, Umoyo House, 3rd Floor, Victoria Avenue, Blantyre, MALAWI. Phone: +265 1 822 000 Fax:     +265 1 821 367 Email:   jthabwa@escom.mw (B)      The Chairman ?Internal Procurement Committee, ESCOMLtd ESCOM House AnnexBuilding ICT Reception Tender BoxNo.1 09 Haille Selassie Blantyre,MALAWI (C)       The Training Hall Chichiri PowerStation End of Johnneson Road Off MasaukoChipembere High Way Blantyre,MALAWI This advertisement may also be viewed on www.escom.mw and on United Nations Development Busines website ESCOM LTD
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