Standard Bidding Documents and User’s Guide to Procurement of Plant (Design, Supply, and Installation)

Business Document | June 2018

The following User’s Guide is intended to provide guidance to borrowers on how to prepare a bidding document for a single-responsibility contract covering design, supply, and installation of plant, and how to evaluate bids and award contracts, based on the ADB’s Standard Bidding Document for the Procurement of Plant—Design, Supply, Installation, which is available for both a single-stage bidding procedure and a two-stage bidding procedure. Two versions of the User’s Guide and the Standard Bidding Documents exist: one for projects with concept notes approved on or after 1 July 2017 and the other for projects with concept notes approved before 1 July 2017. Use the appropriate version.

For projects with concept notes approved on or after 1 July 2017:

For projects with concept notes approved before 1 July 2017: