KOZLODUY INTERNATIONAL DECOMMISSIONING SUPPORT FUNDS
This General Procurement Notice is an update of the General Procurement Notice published on EBRD web site on 31 March 2014.
Elektoenergien Sistemen Operator EAD – ESO EAD (the “Employer”) intends using the proceeds of the grant funds provided by the “Kozloduy International Decommissioning Support Fund” (the “KIDSF”), administered by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (the “Bank”) and its own financial sources towards the cost of the Project for Modernisation and Extension of the SCADA/EMS Systems and Data Environment at the National Dispatch Centre (NDC) of ESO.
The scope to the Project includes the following contracts:
Installation and commissioning of a supervisory control and data acquisition system (SCADA) at four remote switching rooms for substation control (estimated contract value up to € 1,200,000);
Modernisation of the supervisory control and data acquisition systems and energy management systems (SCADA/EMS) at RDC (regional dispatch centre) west, RDC east, RDC north and RDC south (estimated contract value up to € 4,200,000);
Implementation of a disaster recovery data centre for NDC (estimated contract value up to € 1,200,000);
Implementation of an information Transparency platform for the system operator (estimated contract value up to € 1,200,000);
The overall budget of the Project is EUR 8.2 million. 50% will be financed by KIDSF and 50% by ESO EAD.
The procurement is expected to begin in the third quarter of 2015.
The contracts implementation period, is expected to be between 12 and 24 calendar months, followed by a Defects Notification Period.
Procurement will be carried out in accordance with EBRD Procurement Policies and Rules with the exception of country eligibility restrictions defined within the KIDSF Rules and will be open to tenderers from the following eligible countries as of 1 June 2015: the EU member states, Switzerland and countries of EBRD operation. All goods and services must also originate from an eligible country.
Interested parties should contact:
Mrs. Milena Tsoleva, Head of Project Management Department
Elektroenergien Sistemen Operator EAD
Address: 1404 Sofia,105 Gotse Delchev Blvd, Bulgaria
Fax: + 3592 9626 129