Project details


Project title

Consulting services for Construction Supervision for Recovery and Irrigation Scheme

Request / Invitation for expression of interest
9 Oct 2019


9 October 2019


5 November 2019


664 980 EUR

Procurement type




Funding Agency

AFD - Agence Française de Développement


Palestine / West Bank and Gaza

Informations générales

Pays: Territoires Autonomes Palestiniens
Ville/Localité: Gaza
Date limite (heure locale): Novembre 5, 2019 - 12:00
Agence de financement: Agence Française de Développement - Agence de Financement
Acheteur: PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES - Palestinian Water Authority

Eligibilité des Soumissionaires: (6) Applicants
Langue d'origine: Anglais
Adresse : Raed Sawafta
Head of procurement Unit
Palestinian Water Authority
West Bank - Ramallah
Territoires Autonomes Palestiniens
Téléphone: 00972599814065
Adresse électronique :

Texte original

State of Palestine


Consulting services for Construction Supervision for Recovery and Irrigation Scheme

Expressions of Interest


The Palestinian Water Authority (PWA) has received a financing from Agence Française de Développement ("AFD"), and intends to use part of the funds thereof for payments under the following project: Consulting services for Construction Supervision for Recovery and Irrigation Scheme

The services include: Construction supervision for the construction of mains and sub-mains of the irrigation network covering and area of about 5,000 donums located northwest of the booster pumping station (ZONE A1) as an extension of irrigation network included in the first stage package in Gaza and Jabalia Municipalities. The water networks include control/automation systems. The pipes are of diameters 900mm and 1000mm for ductile iron pipes and of diameters varies from 90mm to 500mm of HDPE pipes including all fitting’ valves and all required accessories. (Two years). The budget of the Services is of 664,980.00€.

The Palestinian Water Authority (PWA) hereby invites Applicants to show their interest in delivering the Services described above.

This Request for Expressions of Interest is open to consulting firms.

Eligibility criteria to AFD financing are specified in sub-clause 1.3 of the "Procurement Guidelines for AFD Financed Contracts in Foreign Countries", available online on AFD’s website:

The Applicant shall submit only one application, either in its own name or as a member of a Joint Venture (JV). If an Applicant (including any JV member) submits or participates in more than one application, those applications shall be all rejected. However, the same Subconsultant may participate in several applications.

If the Applicant is a JV, the expression of interest shall include:

- a copy of the JV Agreement entered into by all members,
- a letter of intent to execute a JV Agreement, signed by all members together with a copy of the Agreement proposal,

In the absence of this document, the other members will be considered as Subconsultants.

Experiences and qualifications of Subconsultants are not taken into account in the evaluation of the applications.

Interested Applicants must provide information evidencing that they are qualified and experienced to perform those Services. For that purpose, documented evidence of recent and similar services shall be submitted. The number of similar experiences presented in the expression of interest is strictly limited to 10, (for single consultant or joint venture). Beyond 10, additional experiences presented will not be analyzed.

Determination of the similarity of the experiences will be based on:

- The contracts size;
- The nature of the Services "detailed technical studies", “design study”, “ESIA study”, “work supervision (red and yellow book)",
- The technical area and expertise “water project”, “bulk water system”
- The location "in the region"

The Client will also take into account for the evaluation of the applications the following items:
- Skills and availability of in-house technical back-up experts provided to the on-site experts; No CV must be presented in EoI.
- Local representatives/partners. No CV must be presented in EoI.
- Quality assurance procedures and certifications of the Applicant: ISO 9001 or environmental and social certification.

Expression of interest should not exceed 80 pages maximum.

Among the submitted applications, The Palestinian Water Authority will shortlist a maximum of six (6) Applicants, to whom the Request for Proposals to carry out the Services shall be sent.

The Expressions of Interest must be submitted to address (2) below no later 5th of November 2019 at 12:00 pm local time.

Address 1: For Information
Palestinian Water Authority: Address :
Project Management Directorate building,
Al Rasheed Street,
Opposite Chalets Resort, VIP Building, 5th flour ; Gaza City, Palestine,
Attn: Eng. Sadi Ali
PMU General Director
Tel : +972-8-264-4071, Fax : +72-8-264-4071

Address 2: For Submission
Ministry of Public Works and Housing
Central Tendering Department
Um Al Sharayet, Al Ameen Square
Al Bireh, West Bank, Palestine
Attn: Eng. Saeed Abu Zaid
Acting / General Director
Tel: + 970 2 296 6006/7
Fax: + 970 2 298 8582
Mobile: + 970 592979098
E-mail: :

Hyperlinks to Related Project Dossiers:

EOI 8.10.2019.docx