The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) invites expressions of interest from consultants to assist in electricity system projects, including hydropower. Responses are due February 15, 2010.
With World Bank financing of US$178 million, DRC’s utility, Societe Nationale d’Electricite (SNEL), seeks consultant services for its program to develop electricity for domestic consumption and for export. The program includes development of the giant Inga hydroelectric complex on the Congo River. (Hydroworld 1/15/10)
SNEL’s Bureau Central de Coordination (BCECO) seeks a consultant to assist SNEL in managing its projects, in particular in areas of technical and financial management, follow-up evaluation, and development of markets. The consultant is to assess the current state of the project coordination office to help develop management tools, reinforce follow-up of projects, identify problems in executing projects, and to control services of contractors.
Consultants are to have at least 15 years’ experience in management of electric system infrastructure projects, including hydroelectric projects, as well as distribution and transmission systems.
Expressions of interest and qualifications, in French, are due by February 15 by mail or e-mail to the address below. They must be labeled “AMI/219/PMEDE/BCECO/DG/DPM/HMS/2010 – Recrutement de l’Expert en gestion des grands projets des systemes electriques pour la CDP/SNEL.”
For information, contact Bureau Central de Coordination (BCECO), Pour le compte de la Societe Nationale d’Electricite (SNEL), Attn: Matata Ponyo, Directeur General, Ave. Colonel Mondjiba No. 372, Concession UTEXAFRICA, Kinshasa, Ngaliema, Democratic Republic of Congo; (243) 81-5136729; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com; Internet: www.bceco.cd.
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