39038-013: Heilongjiang Roads Network Development Project
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Business Opportunities
Date of First Listing: 06 Mar 2006
The Project will finance 7 person-months of international consulting services: 6 person-months for resettlement, socioeconomic, and poverty impact monitoring and evaluation; and 1 person-month for asset management and maintenance. HPCD will engage and finance around 4,900 person-months of domestic consultants. Of the 4,900 person-months of domestic consulting services, 300 person-months will be allocated to the rural link road component. About 50 person-months will be allocated to monitoring the Project's resettlement, socioeconomic, and poverty impacts. The international consultants will be financed by the ADB loan and will be recruited through a firm in accordance with ADB's Guidelines on the Use of Consulting Services by Asian Development Bank and Its Borrowers. The domestic consultants will be financed from domestic resources and will be recruited in accordance with government procedures acceptable to ADB.
All ADB-financed procurement will follow ADB's Guidelines for Procurement. The main road civil works will be divided into 26 packages, all of which will be procured under international competitive bidding procedures (ICB). Rural link roads civil works are divided into 14 packages, all of which will be procured under local competitive bidding procedures (LCB). Equipment will be procured under international shopping procedure (IS). Road safety facilities, greening work, and ancillary facilities including the administration building will be procured using LCB. Advance action has been approved for the procurement of civil works for the Project.