Chisinau Water Development Programme

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Business sector:

Municipal and environmental infrastructure

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Contract type:

Project goods, works and services

Notice type:

General Procurement notices

Issue date:

25 Sep 2018

Closing date:

24 Sep 2019   at  23:59   Local time


This Notice is an update to the GPN originally published on the EBRD’s website on 2nd March 2015.

S.A. “Apă-Canal Chişinău” intends using the proceeds of the loans from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (“EBRD”) and the European Investment Bank (“EIB”) and of a grant from the European Union through the Neighborhood Investment Facility (“NIF”), for a project to modernize the City of Chisinau water supply, sewage collection system and treatment in order to improve living conditions, reduce health risks for the City population and to prevent excessive exploitation of natural resources and environmental pollution.

The proposed project, which has a total estimated cost of EUR 59 million equivalent, will still require the procurement of the following outstanding works:

  • Rehabilitation of reservoirs
  • Pipe Materials and Fittings
  • Maintenance Tools and Laboratory Equipment
  • Rehabilitation of Well field, Ground water treatment and pumping stations
  • Rehabilitation of Water Treatment Plant and construction of Electro Chlorination Unit

Tendering for the Rehabilitation of reservoirs and Maintenance Tools and Laboratory Equipment is expected to commence in the fourth quarter of 2018 and for other contracts in the first half of 2019.

Contracts to be financed with the proceeds of the loans from the EBRD and EIB and of NIF grant will be subject to the EBRD’s Procurement Policies and Rules and will be open to firms from any country. The proceeds 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:

Natalia LIPCA

S.A. “Apă-Canal Chişinău”

Address: MD-2005, Chişinău, 38 Albişoara st.

Tel: +373 22 256907

Fax: +373 22 222349