Works - 43357-2017

04/02/2017    S25    External aid programmes - Works - Prior information notice without call for competition - Not applicable 

Senegal-Dakar: EDF — Supplies and installation for the electrification of 70 villages via mini photovoltaic power plants

2017/S 025-043357

Prior information notice for a works contract

Senegal, rural areas of Matam — Kanel — Ranerou — Goudiry — Bakel

 1.Publication reference:


 3.Programme title:

ACP-EU Energy Facility, 10th European Development Fund.

50 % national budget/50 % European Development Fund.
 5.Contracting authority:

Agence sénégalaise d'électrification rurale (ASER), Dakar, SENEGAL.
 6.Contract description:

Under this contract the aim is to supply electricity to 50 000 inhabitants in Senegal's rural areas. To this end, a contractor will be requested to supply and install approximately 70 photovoltaic power plants as well as the corresponding electricity grids in 70 villages where the population varies between 500 and 3 000 inhabitants. The systems must be dimensioned and adapted to the specific features of each village.
 7.Indicative number and title of lots:

The planned indicative number of lots is 2:
lot 1: supplies and installation for the electrification via mini photovoltaic power plants for the villages located in the areas of Matam — Kanel — Ranerou;
lot 2: supplies and installation for the electrification via mini photovoltaic power plants for the villages located in the areas of Goudiry — Bakel.
 8.Intended timing of publication of procurement notice:

March 2017.
 9.Additional information:

The contract notice will be published in the following media:
1. Official journal 'Le Soleil' in Senegal;
2. Jeune Afrique '';
3. public procurement portal of Senegal ''.
 10.Legal basis:

Annex IV to the Partnership Agreement between the members of the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States and the European Community and its Member States, signed in Cotonou on 23.6.2000, as amended in Luxembourg on 25.6.2005 and in Ouagadougou on 22.6.2010. Reference is made to Annex IV as revised by Decision No 1/2014 of the ACP-EU Council of Ministers of 20.6.2014.
The rules on participation follow the 'Rules on participation in procurement procedures and grants' listed in the PRAG document published on 15.1.2016. Please refer to Annex a2a of the PRAG and the following appendices:
appendix 1: EU Member States.
appendix 2: IPA II beneficiaries;
appendix 3: European Economic Area;
appendix 4: Least Developed Countries;
appendix 5: Other Low Income Countries;
appendix 6: Lower Middle Income Countries and Territories;
appendix 7: Upper Middle Income Countries and Territories;
appendix 8: Overseas Countries and Territories;
appendix 9: OECD Member States;
appendix 11: ENI partner countries and territories;
appendix 12: ACP countries.


There must be a minimum period of 30 calendar days between the publication of this prior information notice and the publication of the contract notice. Applications or requests for information must not be sent at this stage.