The government of Honduras seeks bids to supply and install steel and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) pipe for three hydroelectric projects in various parts of the country. A briefing is scheduled March 6, with bids due April 30.
With support of the European Union’s Asia and Latin America development program, tenders are sought by Honduras’ Secretaria Tecnica y de Cooperacion and utility Empresa Nacional de Energia Electrica.
Work is being carried out under the second phase of an EU-funded program for independent power generation and energy efficiency, Generacion Autonoma y Uso Racional de Energia Electrica (Proyecto GAUREE 2). The program previously called for electro-mechanical equipment for small hydroelectric projects. (HNN 1/10/07)
The solicitation includes design, supply, and installation of:
o Lot 1, high-pressure steel pipe for a hydroelectric project; and
o Lot 2, high-pressure and low-pressure PVC pipe for two small hydroelectric projects.
An optional briefing is scheduled at 10 a.m. March 6 at the address below. For Lot 1, a mandatory site visit is scheduled for 9 a.m. March 8, departing from Hotel Colonial in La Labor, Ocotepeque Department.
An invitation-to-tender dossier may be obtained from the Internet at http://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/tender/index_es.htm or from the address below. Bids must be submitted on the standard tender form.
Questions may be submitted by e-mail to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting publication reference EuropeAid/124216/D/SUP/HN. All correspondence concerning the solicitation must be in Spanish.
Bids are due by 3 p.m. April 30. They are to be opened May 2 at the project offices: Proyecto GAUREE 2, contiguo Autobanco Atlantida, 2a Avenida entre 9 y 10 calle, Comayaguela, Honduras.