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El Salvador seeks construction supervision for 67-MW El Chaparral

El Salvador utility Comision Ejecutiva Hidroelectrica del Rio Lempa (CEL) seeks bids for supervision of construction of the 67-MW El Chaparral hydroelectric project. Bids are due June 3.

CEL already is taking bids by April 30 for turnkey construction of El Chaparral, including a roller-compacted-concrete dam, reservoir, and powerhouse containing two generating units on the Torola River. (HNN 1/22/08)

The utility now seeks supervision of definitive design, construction, assembly, testing, and commissioning of El Chaparral, an El Chaparral substation, and extension of a substation at the 99.4-MW Cinco de Noviembre hydroelectric project on the Rio Lempa. (HNN 3/10/08)

Bid documents in Spanish may be obtained from the Departamento de Licitaciones address below until March 28, upon payment of US$1,000 to the Departamento de Tesoreria address below or by wire transfer to Citibank New York, Account No. 1093-5563, ABA: 021000089, in name of Banco Central de Reserva de El Salvador, Swift: CENRSVSS, Beneficiary: Commission Ejecutiva Hidroelectrica del Rio Lempa, Account No. 600083.

Bids are due by 2 p.m. June 3. A bid notice is available on the CEL Internet site, www.cel.gob.sv, at www.cel.gob.sv/uploaded/publication/announcements/1863416914.pdf. For information, contact:
o Departamento de Tesoreria, 9 Calle Poniente No. 950, Centro de Gobierno, San Salvador, El Salvador;
o Departamento de Licitaciones, Oficinas Centrales de CEL, 5 Planta, ubicado en la 9 Calle Poniente No. 950, Centro de Gobierno, San Salvador, El Salvador; (503) 2211-6149; Fax: (503) 2211-6243.

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