34569-013: Dushanbe-Kyrgyz Border Road Rehabilitation Project (Phase I)
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Business Opportunities
Date of First Listing: 03 Oct 2006
International consulting services for 44 person-months will be provided by a firm for construction supervision, project impact monitoring and evaluation, implementation of measures to improve road safety, auditing, and project management. The international consultants will also provide on-the-job training to the counterpart staff and domestic consultants. In association with the international consultants, domestic consulting services totalling 300 person-months will be provided for construction supervision, contract management and other technical advisory assistance; as well as for assisting the international consultants in monitoring the social and poverty impact of the Project through household survey and data analysis.
All procurement to be financed under the ADB loan will be carried out in accordance with ADB's Guidelines for Procurement. Contracts valued in excess of $500,000 for goods and $1.0 million for civil works will be procured through international competitive bidding (ICB). Supply contracts not exceeding $500,000 will be procured through international shopping (IS). Civil works for rehabilitation of the Kofarnikhon-Faisobad-Obigarm sections (km 22-95) have been packaged into two contracts and will follow ICB procedures. Civil works for the km 9-22 and km 95-150 sections and also the rural road improvement component will be procured under local competitive bidding procedures. Supply contracts for the equipment will be packaged based on the technical requirements of the equipment and will be finalized during project implementation.