OPEN CALL FOR TENDER
1. GENERAL CONDITIONS
1.1. Requester: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ), Office Tirana, Rr. Skenderbej, No. 21/1.
1.2. Profile: The current situation in the water supply and sanitation sector of Albania requires a profound and radical reform, particularly with regard to reliability, transparency, performance orientation and accountability for a better and more sustainable provision of the water supply and sanitation services for the population and in the respect of the environment. The programme “Customer and performance-oriented drinking water and sanitation services, CPWS”, assists the Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy in the implementation of the water sector reforms.
Over the next few years municipalities will need to address a number of important tasks: planning of water and wastewater infrastructure, identification of potential projects, development of technical documentation, implementation and supervision of investment projects. This requires wide range of knowledge, skills and experience, which are presently not readily available in all municipalities.
Recognising challenges of the region development and importance of water and sanitation services do play in terms of tourism, agrotourism and environmental protection, district of Korca approached Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy and GIZ asking support to develop a study for the wastewater collection and treatment alternatives for the rural areas of this district.
1.3. Subject: The GIZ Office Tirana invites qualified individual consultant/companies to express their interest in conducting Feasibility Study – Wastewater collection and treatment solutions for the rural areas of Korca District.
1.4. Eligibility: Participation is open to all eligible national engineering companies experienced in water supply and wastewater projects involving design and planning, which are effectively established in Albania.
– National experience (international experience would be an added value) of not less than 10 years in engineering design of water supply and wastewater systems.
– Experience related to water supply and wastewater services analysis, financial planning, environmental analyses etc.
Provide evidence for two implemented contracts of similar nature and complexity involving water supply and wastewater design and planning solution. The consultants must prove that they are legally registered and allowed to pursue the professional activity necessary to carry out the work subject to this request for proposal. Furthermore, the consultant must prove similar experience in the field.
All legal entities interested in application process should ask for an application form to the address: [email protected]
2. The due date for submitting the application is 10 August 2021. The documents should be submitted in a sealed envelope, marked “Application for prequalification: CPWS – C3 – Feasibility Study – Wastewater collection and treatment solutions for the rural areas of Korca District. addressed to:
German Development Cooperation Office (GIZ), Office in Tirana,
Skanderbeg Street, No. 21/1
After the due date for submitting the application, the process of prequalification will follow.
The submitted applications will be evaluated, and only prequalified candidates will be invited to answer to the bid.