Kosovo Railway Rehabilitation

Procurement ref:

8817-GPN-45276

Location:

Kosovo

Business sector:

Transport

Project number:

45276

Funding source:

EBRD and EiB

Contract type:

Project goods, works and services

Notice type:

General Procurement notices

Issue date:

07 Sep 2017

Closing date:

07 Sep 2018   at  23:59   Local Time

This is an updated General Procurement Notice to replace the one published on 21 January 2016.

Kosovo Railways Infrastructure JSC, shortly INFRAKOS (the “Client”) intends using the proceeds of loans from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the European Investment Bank (the “Banks”) for the rehabilitation and upgrading of Kosovo Rail Route 10, 148 km long, from the border with Serbia in northern Kosovo (near Leshak station) to the border with FYR Macedonia in the southern Kosovo (Hani i Elezit station) (the “Project”). The Project will be implemented in three phases and consists of the rehabilitation and upgrading of the following sections:

  • Fushe Kosove – FYR Macedonia border;
  • Fushe Kosove – Mitrovice;
  • Mitrovice – Serbia border.

The Project has a total estimated cost of EUR 196 million and will require the procurement of the following goods, works and services:

  • Works for: Fushë Kosovë – FYR Macedonia border (Phase 1);
  • Works for: Fushë Kosovë – Mitrovicë (Phase 2);
  • Works for: Mitrovicë - Serbia border (Phase 3);
  • Consultancy Services for the supervision of works (Phase 2 and 3)

The tendering process for the Fushë Kosovë – FYR Macedonia border (Phase 1) contract is expected to be launched in the third quarter of 2017.

Contracts to be financed with the proceeds of a loan from the Banks will be subject to the Bank's Procurement Policies and Rules and will be open to firms from any country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, of for any import of goods, if such payment or import is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations or under a law of official regulation of the Purchaser's country.

Interested suppliers, contractors and consultants should contact:

Mr Agron Thaci

Infrastruktura e Hekurudhave te Kosoves (InfraKos)

Fushë Kosovë

Sheshi i Lirisë p.n.

Tel. number: +381 38 550 550 505

Fax number: +381 38 550 550 500

Email address: agron.thaqi@kosovorailway.com