34473-013: Henan Wastewater Management and Water Supply Sector Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Business Opportunities
Date of First Listing: 24 Jul 2006
Twenty eight person-months of international and 300 person-months of domestic consulting services are 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 provide guidance and training for capacity building to ensure that (i) the IAs in the project cities 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; (iii) the water supply/wastewater companies become effective operating companies upon completion of implementation; and (iv) social, resettlement, and environmental impacts are monitored and mitigated. Consultants were recruited in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consultants and other arrangements satisfactory to ADB on the engagement of domestic consultants. Detailed design engineering and construction supervision is carried out by qualified local design institutes recruited by the project cities with local counterpart financing.
ADB-financed civil works, equipment and materials are procured in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement. Major contracts for equipment and materials are tendered through international competitive bidding or international shopping procedures, depending on the contract amount. Civil works contracts are procured through local competitive bidding.