Call for tender: Qartaba Concrete Water Channels

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The works will include cutting and removal of existing asphalt layers, earthworks(excavation/filling), compaction, blinding and reinforced concrete worksfor the channels, covers, manholes and culvert pipes crossing roads, including connections to existing manholes and culverts.This Project shall follow the guidelines on Employment Intensive Projects (EIP) to provide public services and infrastructure projects along with the generation of immediate jobs, decent work and income opportunities for the affected population. Whilst EIPs aim at short-term opportunities, they shouldadditionally aim at the provision of public infrastructure and services that support longer term social, environmental and economic development, including secondary employment effects.EIP should ideally apply work methods and technologies where the use of local human resources is favoured and optimised, without adversely affecting the costs and quality of the specified works.The selection of man labour shall be carried out according to Employment-Intensive approaches as follows:-At least 25% of the totalproject cost has to be spent on man-power / labour;-At least 50% of the man-power employed for the works has to be from Syrian refugees;-The Contractor is encouraged, to the extent practicable and reasonable, to employ staff and labour from sources withinadjacent of the project area;-It is advisable to have on site, on a daily basis and for the whole period of execution of the works, on average between 10 and 15 labours (whether skilled and un-skilled).AICS will contact an external Labour Monitoring Entity to monitor the management of the Employment Intensive approaches with respect of the Lebanese labour law by the contractor.

How to apply

Applications must be submitted in English exclusively to the contracting authority in a sealed envelope.

-Either by post or by courier service, in which case the evidence shall be constituted by the postmark or the date of the deposit slip, to: Contact Person: Assem Bou HarbItalian Agency for Development Cooperation –Beirut OfficeKettaneh Building, 1st FloorPresidential Palace Street, Baabda,Mount Lebanon, Lebanon

-OR hand delivered by the participant in person or by an agentdirectlyto thepremises of the contracting authority in return for a signed and dated receipt, inwhich case the evidence shall be constituted by this acknowledgement of receipt, to:Contact Person: Assem Bou Harb Phone +961 (0) 5 951 376/377/378Italian Agency for Development Cooperation –Beirut OfficeKettaneh Building, 1st FloorPresidential Palace Street, Baabda,Mount Lebanon, LebanonOffice opening hours: from Monday to Friday from 09:00am to04:00 pm (Beirut time)The contract title and publication reference (see contract notice) must be clearly marked on the envelope containing the application and must always be mentioned in all subsequent correspondence with the contracting authority. Applications submitted by any other means will not be considered.By submitting anapplicationcandidates accept to receive notification of the outcome of the procedure by electronic means. Such notification shall be deemed to have been received on the date upon which the contracting authority sends it to the electronic address referred to in the application form.

Tuesday, 12. Jan 2021
Type of Call
Calls for Tenders
Intervention Sector(s):
Infrastructure & Services Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation, Water sanitation and hygiene