SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador 4/26/12 (PennWell) — El Salvador utility Comision Ejecutiva Hidroelectrica del Rio Lempa (CEL) seeks proposals from consultants to perform feasibility studies of seven small hydropower sites on four rivers in El Salvador. Documents may be obtained until May 4, with bids due July 4.
CEL took bids in February for slope stability analysis and reinforcement proposals for three existing hydroelectric projects on El Salvador’s Rio Lempa.
The utility now seeks consultants to perform feasibility studies of the Titihuapa 3 and 5 projects on the Titihaupa River in San Esteban Catarina and Santa Clara, San Vicente Department; Suquiapa project on Suquiapa River in Santa Ana, Santa Ana Department; Sucio project on Sucio River in El Paisnal, San Salvador Department; and San Simon 1, 2, and 3 on San Simon River in Mercedes Umana, Usulutan Department.
Building on pre-feasibility studies of the projects, the consultant is to determine technical, economic, social, and environment feasibility of the projects and establish optimal alternatives for their development.
Bid documents, in Spanish, may be obtained until May 4 from the address below or from El Salvador’s Internet tender site, www.comprasal.gov.sv, under http://www.comprasal.gob.sv/moddiv/servlet/consultaDocumentos?prefijo=4106-CEL-CP 25/12&docu=BASES CP 25-12.pdf. Those obtaining the documents from the Internet are to notify CEL by e-mail at the address below.
Questions are to be submitted by June 4 to the address below or by e-mail to email@example.com. Bids, in Spanish, are due between 9 and 11 a.m. July 4.
For information, contact Departamento de Licitaciones de la UACI, Comision Ejecutiva Hidroelectrica del Rio Lempa, 9a Calle Poniente No. 950, Centro de Gobierno, San Salvador, El Salvador; (503) 2211-6149; Fax: (503) 2211-6243; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Internet: www.cel.gob.sv.