Geographical Servey, Drilling of 7 Productive Boreholes in Tanzania

Geographical Servey, Drilling of 7 Productive Boreholes at Ishihimulwa, Gilimba, Ikongolo, Utula, Kalola ,Songambele and Nkutu in Tabora District Council

1.The Tabora District Council intends to receive funds from Development Partners and the Government of United Republic of Tanzania towards the cost of “Geophysical survey and drilling of 7 productive boreholes” and intends to apply portion of the funds to eligible payments under the contract for which this Invitation for Bids is issued.

2.The Tabora District Council now invites sealed bids from qualified contractors for specialist contractor in drilling Works class III and above for carrying out Geophysical and drilling of 7 productive boreholes

3.Bidding will be conducted through the National Competitive Bidding (NCB) procedures specified in the Public Procurement Act, 2011 and the Public Procurement (Goods, Works, Non-Consultant Services and Disposal of Public Assets by Tender) Regulations 2013 and are open to all eligible bidders.

4.Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from and inspect the biding documents at the office of the District Executive Director,Tabora District Council, P.O. Box 610, Tabora Tanzania Telephone :+ 026-2604388 ,Fax +026 260 4458 from 7:30am to 3:30pm on Monday to Friday inclusive except on public holidays.

5.Qualification requirements include: legal status i.e. Class III of CRB registration categories for Specialist Contractor in drilling Works, should have qualified and experienced key personnel for administration and execution of the contract, proposed sub-contractors and firms involved (if any) and sound financial status of the bidder(s).

6.A complete set of Bidding Documents in English, in hard copy and additional sets may be purchased by any interested bidder on address given under paragraph 4 above and upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Tshs 100,000 (Tanzanian One hundred thousand only). Payable to the District Executive Director, Account No 51010000460-NMB Mihayo branch

7.All bids in one original plus two copies, properly filled in,and enclosed in plain envelopes, the outer cover shall be clearly marked: BID FOR(insert bid name) BID NO LGA/119/2017/2018/W/10, shall be submitted at or before 14thAugust, 2017 at 10:00am local time. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be opened promptly thereafter in public and in the presence of bidders’ representatives who choose to attend in person at the Council Head Quarter meeting Hall –Isikizya

8.All bids shall be accompanied by a bid securing declaration form in the format provided in the biding documents.

9. All bids shall be addressed to the following address:

Tender Board Secretary
Tabora District Council
P.O. Box 610

10.It should be noted that, late bids ,portion of bids ,electronic bid, bid not received , bid not opened and not read out in public at the bid opened ceremony shall not be accepted for evaluation irrespective of the circumstances

11.The procuring entity is not bound/Obligated to accept the lowest/Highest bid or any of the bids