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Consultancy services for retrofitting of OPGW lines in Mozambique [free access]

June 4, 2021

Countries: Mozambique

Organisations: Electricidade de Mozambique (EDM)

Description/Scope of work: Competitive bids are invited for providing consultancy services for the retrofitting of optical ground wire (OPGW) for high voltage (HV) transmission line projects. The contract is being funded by the KfW Entwicklungsbank (KfW Development Bank). The consultancy services include—reviewing of the already available and approved technical assessment; reviewing of the already available technical specifications upon consistency to international best practice; physical preliminary site visit/survey for both existing transmission lines; preparing bidding documents for two lots whilst observing the new KfW standard bidding documents and inserting the Environmental & Social Management Plan (ESMP) prepared by other specialised consultant; supporting EDM in the tendering; supporting and guiding in the sequential tender evaluation; supporting and guiding in the pre-award contract clarifications and preparation of the relevant records; undertaking project and contract management; supervising the project implementation including site meetings, reporting, financial vetting of construction progress; overseeing the adherence to the ESMP and following-up on the regular update of the construction ESMP by the contractor; supporting in the testing and commissioning, handing over; and undertaking punctual missions during the Defect Liability Period (DLP) as and when ordered, preparing the project completion report and ensure training for EDM staff. The consulting services shall mostly be performed in Mozambique over an estimated total project period of 36 months including punctual missions during the Defects Liability Period (DLP) of 12 months.

Closing date: June 28, 2021

Contact: EDM, Filipe Samuel Magaia, Nr. 368, first floor, Maputo, Mozambique