KESH previously announced it would seek bids for substation equipment for the Albanian transmission grid and several hydroelectric projects. (HNN 6/21/06) KESH applied for a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to help fund US$52 million in substation rehabilitation.
In the current solicitation, KESH plans to procure:
o Lot 1: Supply and installation of equipment for Elbasan 1, Fier, and Tirana 1 substations, and control, monitoring, and protection system for Fier; and
o Lot 2: Supply and installation of 120-megavolt-ampere autotransformers for Elbasan 1 substation.
Bidding documents, in English, may be obtained from the address below for 300 euros (US$382) by direct deposit to account No. ECSEE-APL2 No. 38551 at Bank Popullore, Tirana. Documents will be delivered by DHL. Bidders are encouraged to participate in a scheduled pre-bid meeting and site visit.
Bids are due by noon January 22. For information, contact KESH, Korporata Elektroenergjetike Shqiptare, Blloku Vasil Shanto, Tirana, Albania; (355) 42-62055; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Internet: www.kesh.com.al.