30081-013: Southern Yunnan Road Development
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Business Opportunities
About 56 person-months of international consultant services to be financed under the loan will be recruited in accordance with the Bank's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants. Domestic consultants will be recruited in accordance with local procedures satisfactory to the Bank. Advance procurement action for recruitment of consultants approved on 2 December 1998.
All procurement to be financed under the Bank loan will be carried out in accordance with the Bank's Guidelines for Procurement. Procurement proposed for Bank financing will include (i) 18 packages of civil works and 6 packages for tunnel operations, maintenance and feeder road upgrading equipment to be bid under International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures; (ii) 3 packages for buildings and ancillary facilities and 3 packages for traffic engineering under Local Competitive Bidding (LCB) procedures; and (iii) 16 packages of quality control, maintenance and feeder road upgrading equipment procurement under International Shopping (IS) procedures. Advance action for procurement was approved on 2 December 1998. Prequalification of civil works contractors is ongoing (deadline for PQ applications was on 5 March 1999).