Tender for 5 MW geothermal project – plant & drilling, Laguna Colorada, Bolivia

Laguna Colorada salt lake, Bolivia (source: flickr/ Nico Kaiser, creative commons)
Alexander Richter 23 Jul 2018

Bolivian power company ENDE has published notices on tenders for its Laguna Colorada geothermal project in Bolivia. The tender is for the design, construction and start of a 5 MW pilot binary power plant and drilling services.

A call for bids has been launched for the 5 MW pilot binary cycle geothermal power plant has been launched for the Laguna Colorada geothermal project in Bolivia.

Power Plant

Under the tender: “Detailed engineering, supply of equipment and materials, civil construction and electromechanical assembly, trials and start-up of the construction for the Pilot Plant project for Laguna Colorada”

The consultations can be made to the following email:

Details have been launched via the ENDE website.

Subsequently, the international call for the supervision service of the 5 MW binary plant will be held.


The tender for drilling for 25 wells is in the process of prequalification and the process information is available at the following website

Name bid: “Prequalification for the contracting of integrated services of drilling deep geothermal wells”

On Monday, July 23, at 3:00 PM, a clarification meeting will be held at the ENDE offices in Cochabamba, Bolivia. This meeting is open to those interested.


  • Future tender for the supply of drill materials – 2nd Call (to be confirmed)
  • Future bidding: Design and Construction Consulting 2 × 50 MW plant
  • Future tender: Construction of 2 × 50 MW plant


Daniel Villarroel, email:

Source: our sister publication PiensaGeotermia (via Interview Patricia Claros Rojas, ENDE)