Market Research   Invitation for Bids

Date:                              22 May, 2017
Loan No. and Title         Loan No. 3291/3292-GEO: Georgia Urban Services Improvement Investment
Program – Project 5
Contract No. and Title:     Procurement of Civil, Mechanical and Electrical Works for STP Construction in Zugdidi; UWSCG-USIIP-ICB-REG-03a
Deadline for Submission of bids:

03 July, 2017; 14:00 hours (Tbilisi time).
1.         Georgia has received a financing from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) towards the cost of Georgia Urban Services Improvement Investment Program – Project 5. Part of this financing will be used for payments under the contract named above. Bidding is open to bidders from eligible source countries of the ADB as described in Section 5 of the Bidding Document.
2.         The United Water Supply Company of Georgia LLC (UWSCG) invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the construction and completion of Wastewater Treatment Plant in Zugdidi (“the Facility“). In particular, the Facility locates in town Zugdidi and is situated in the Georgia's western part in the historical province of Samegrelo, approximately 318 km west of Tbilisi.
The works comprise the demolition and removal of the existing obsolete wastewater plant structures and equipment, the design, construction and commissioning of a new wastewater treatment plant (WWTP), as well as training, support and technical advisory services to the Employer’s personnel in operation, maintenance and management of the WWTP for a period of twelve calendar months. The plant shall consist of pumping stations, screens, aeration and sedimentation tanks, operation and administrative buildings, sludge thickener, etc.
The construction period is 730 days (excluding Defects Liability Period)
3.   International Competitive Bidding (ICB) will be conducted in accordance with ADB Single- Stage Two Envelope Bidding Procedure and is open to all Bidders from eligible countries as described in the Bidding Document.
4.   To obtain further information and inspect the bidding documents, bidders should contact: United Water Supply Company of Georgia LLC
Ia Mazanishvili and/or Nika Mskhiladze
76b Vazha-Pshavela Ave. 0186 Tbilisi Georgia
Telephone: (995 32) 291 90 60
Facsimile number: (995 32) 222 00 36
Electronic mail address:;
5.   To purchase the bidding documents in English, eligible bidders should:
-          write to address above requesting the bidding documents for UWSCG-USIIP-ICB-REG-
03a, Design, Supply and Installation of WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT (WWTP) IN ZUGDIDI;
-          pay a non-refundable fee of 250 Georgian Lari or 100 USD for receiving it at the UWSCG
office and 500 Georgian Lari or 200 USD for receiving it by courier.
Payment of non-refundable fee shall be done by electronic transfer to the following bank account: United Water Supply Company of Georgia
JSC Liberty Bank, Central Branch

GE67LB0113123325230095 GEL GE40LB0113123325230096 USD
The bidding documents can be picked up at the office of UWSCG against submission of letter from the Bidder and proof of payment. Alternatively, against written request and after payment, the UWSCG will send the bidding documents by courier to interested bidders. The bidding documents will be issued in hard copy (soft copy will also be issued, although in case of any discrepancies the hard copy shall prevail).
6.   Deliver your bid:
-          to the address above
-          on or before the deadline: 03 July, 2017; 14:00 hours (Tbilisi time).
-          together with a Bid Security as described in the Bidding Document.
Technical Bids will be opened immediately after the bid submission deadline in the presence of bidders’
representatives who choose to attend.