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Tender: Pre-qualification EPC contract for 70 MW Olkaria I unit 6 of KenGen

Olkaria I Units 4 & 5 Geothermal Plant. Source: KenGen
Alexander Richter 30 Mar 2016

KenGen has published a pre-qualification notice for the EPC contract for the 70 MW Olkaria I Unit 6 project in Kenya. Deadline is April 22, 2016.

The Kenya Electricity Generating Company Ltd. (KenGen) intends to prequalify contractors and/or firms for Engineering, Procurements and Construction of The 70 MW Olkaria 1 Additional Unit 6 Geothermal Project consisting of One Unit of 70 MW, including the associated infrastructure such as cooling towers, separators, turbo- generators, direct contact condenser, gas extraction system, water circulation system, auxiliary cooling system, electrical and control instrumentation systems, main and services transformers, building constructions with the facilities for the equipment, control room, technical offices and other relevant facilities.

It is expected that Invitation for Bids will be made in Late May 2016.

Pre-qualification will be conducted through procedures in accordance with the applicable Guidelines for Procurement under Japanese ODA Loans for which European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to adopt the format of this Standard Procurement Document ‘Standard Pre-qualification Documents’ (version 1.1) published by JICA in October, 2012 for the pre-qualification of Bidders, and is open to all Applicants from eligible source countries, as defined in the Loan Agreement.

The deadline for companies to send in their interest is April 22, 2016.

Pre-qualification notice (pdf)