34333-013: Balochistan Road Development Sector Project

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Date of First Listing: 01 Mar 2007

Procurement Plans

There are no procurement plans currently available for this project.

Consulting Services

The Project will require 213 person-months of international and 6,743 person-months of domestic consulting services for (i) institutional development with capacity building under the PIDC, (ii) construction supervision of the civil works for the national highways, and (iii) detailed design and construction supervision for the civil works for the provincial roads. All consultants will be selected in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants, and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB for the engagement of domestic consultants. The QCBS procedure will be followed for selection of consulting firms. Both NHA and CWD have agreed to include the relevant sections of ADB's Anticorruption Policy in all invitation bidding documents and contracts.

Consulting Services Recruitment Notices (CSRN)

There are no CSRN currently available for this project.

Procurement

Civil works for the national highway component will be procured through four contract packages following international competitive bidding (ICB) among prequalified bidders. ICB will be followed for all civil works contracts with an estimated value exceeding $3.0 million. Civil works contracts with an estimated value equal to or below $3.0 million will follow local competitive bidding procedures acceptable to ADB with separate prequalification. Contracts estimated to cost in excess of $500,000 for goods and related services will be subject to ICB. Civil works for the provincial access component will follow local competitive bidding procedures acceptable to ADB with separate prequalification. Equipment will be procured under international shopping procedures. International shopping procedures will be followed for supply contracts valued at less than $500,000 equivalent and direct purchase procedures will be followed for items valued at less than $100,000. The National Highway Authority (NHA) and the Communication and Works Department (CWD) have agreed to include the relevant sections of ADB's Anticorruption Policy in all bidding documents and contracts.

Procurement Notices

There are no procurement notices currently available for this project.

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