31190-013: Tianjin Wastewater Treatment and Water Resources Protection
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Business Opportunities
Date of First Listing: 28 Nov 2006
The services of about 65 person-months of international consulting and 130 person-months of domestic consulting will be required with expertise in international competitive bidding and international shopping procedures, including international specifications, bid evaluation, contracts, quality control, and project performance management systems. The consultants will provide advice, guidance and training for capacity building to ensure (i) that the two companies designated as implementing agencies are able to function as effective project management units; (ii) appropriate institutional, managerial, financial, and operational arrangements are in place to enhance operational effectiveness, management efficiency, and financial sustainability, and (iii) conversion of the PIAs from construction into operating companies upon completion of implementation. Consultants will be recruited in accordance with the ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants. Detailed design engineering will be carried out by qualified local design instituters recruited by TMDPC; these services will not be financed by ADB.
ADB-financed equipment and materials will be procured in accordance with the ADB's Guidelines for Procurement. Major contracts for equipment and materials will be tendered through international competitive bidding or international shopping procedures, depending on the contract amount. In accordance with ADB requirements, foreign contractors may participate in the bidding for LCB contracts.