Invitation for Bids
1. Georgia has received a financing from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) toward the
cost of Urban Services Improvement Investment Program – Tranche 5. Part of this financing
will be used for payments under the contract named above. Bidding is open to bidders from
eligible source countries of the ADB as described in Section 5 of the Bidding Document.
2. The United Water Supply Company of Georgia LLC (UWSCG) invites sealed bids
from eligible bidders for the construction and completion of Wastewater Treatment Plant in
Zugdidi (“the Facility “). In particular, the Facility is located in the town of Zugdidi and situated in
Georgia's western part of the historical province of Samegrelo, approximately 318 km west of
The works comprise the demolition and removal of the existing obsolete wastewater
plant structures and equipment, the design, construction and commissioning of a new
wastewater treatment plant (WWTP), as well as training, support and technical advisory
services to the Employer’s personnel in operation, maintenance and management of the
WWTP for a period of twelve calendar months. The plant shall consist of pumping
stations, screens, aeration and sedimentation tanks, operation and administrative
buildings, sludge thickener, etc.
The construction period is 730 days (excluding Defects Liability Period)
3. International Competitive Bidding (ICB) will be conducted in accordance with ADB
Single-Stage: Two-Envelope bidding procedure and is open to all Bidders from eligible countries
as described in the Bidding Document.
4. To obtain further information and inspect the bidding documents, bidders should contact:
United Water Supply Company of Georgia LLC
Ia Mazanishvili and/or Nika Mskhiladze
76b Vazha-Pshavela Ave. 0186 Tbilisi Georgia
Telephone: (995 32) 291 90 60
Facsimile number: (995 32) 222 00 36
Electronic mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Date: 22 May 2017
3291/3292-GEO: Urban Services Improvement Investment Program -
Procurement of Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Works for STP Construction
in Zugdidi [UWSCG-USIIP-ICB-REG-03a]
3 July 2017, 14:00 hours (Tbilisi time)
5. To purchase the bidding documents in English, eligible bidders should:
• write to address above requesting the bidding documents for UWSCG-USIIP-ICB-REG-
03a, Design, Supply and Installation of WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT (WWTP)
• pay a non-refundable fee of 250 Georgian Lari or 100 USD for receiving it at the
UWSCG office and 500 Georgian Lari or 200 USD for receiving it by courier. No liability
will be accepted for loss or late delivery
Payment of non-refundable fee shall be done by electronic transfer to the following bank
United Water Supply Company of Georgia
JSC Liberty Bank, Central Branch
SWIFT CODE: LBRTGE22
The bidding documents can be picked up at the office of UWSCG against submission of
letter from the Bidder and proof of payment. Alternatively, against written request and
after payment, the UWSCG will send the bidding documents by courier to interested
bidders. The bidding documents will be issued in hard copy (soft copy will also be
issued, although in case of any discrepancies the hard copy shall prevail).
6. Deliver your bid:
• to the address above
• on or before the deadline: 3 July 2017; 14:00 hours (Tbilisi time).
• together with a Bid Security as described in the Bidding Document.
Late Bids will not be accepted.
Technical Bids will be opened immediately after the bid submission deadline in the presence of
bidders’ representatives who choose to attend.