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Works - 206965-2023

07/04/2023    S70

Jordan-Amman: Foundation work and water-well drilling

2023/S 070-206965

Contract award notice

Results of the procurement procedure


Legal Basis:

This contract will be financed by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and it is subject to EIB's Guide to Procurement

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: Water Authority of Jordan
Postal address: P.O. Box 2412
Town: Amman
NUTS code: JO Jordan
Postal code: Amman 11183
Country: Jordan
Contact person: Eng. Najwa Orabee
E-mail: najwa_orabee@mwi.gov.jo
Telephone: +962 65680100
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.waj.gov.jo
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Water

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Abu Ezzighan Wells Drilling

Reference number: EIB-GtP-ENR-24/2022 PJ/ENR/WSR
II.1.2)Main CPV code
45262200 Foundation work and water-well drilling
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

The Employer, the Ministry of Water and Irrigation/Water Authority of Jordan (WAJ) invites International and Jordanian Contractors that satisfy the eligibility and qualification criteria set below to submit tenders for the Construction of Abu Ezzighan Wells Drilling (“the Project”). WAJ has signed a loan agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB) towards the costs for the implementation of the Project. The tender procedure will be carried out according to the WAJ procurement procedure and in line with EIB Guide to Procurement (GtP). https://www.eib.org/en/publications/guide-to-procurement.htm).

II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: JO Jordan
Main site or place of performance:

Abu Ezzighan Village of Dair Alla District in the Jordan valley – Balqa Governorate - Jordan

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The main objective of this project is to provide reliable water supply for Dair Alla and Al Karamah Districts in the Jordan Valley. The project includes the following main components:

Drill up to 15 production wells with borehole diameter of 22" at depth ranges from 160 m to 300 m. The top 40m will be drilled to 30" diameter

Drill one monitoring well with borehole diameter of 12" to depth of 400 m. The top 40m will be drilled to a diameter of 20"

Supply and install 24" steel surface conductor casing for the production wells with an estimated total length of 600 m.

Supply and install 12.75" steel surface conductor casing for the monitoring well with an estimated length of 40 m

Supply and install PVC casing and screens of outside diameter of 330mm, for the production wells and 125 mm for the monitoring well per the design included in the tender documents.

Conduct geophysical logging, camera surveys, wells development activities, and hydraulic pumping tests

Supply and install submersible pumps and PVC riser pipes for all production wells

Supply and install other electromechanical equipment based on the design and bills of quantities provided in the tender document.

Connect the wells to the existing collection pipelines

Backfill old existing wells

Reinstatement and other civil works and scope items

The Tenderers shall provide as part of its tender, an unconditional tender security in the name of His Excellency the WAJ Secretary General/ The Chairman of the Main Tender Committee in addition to his position in the amount of JOD 155,000. The Tender security shall be in the form of a bank guarantee from a Jordanian Bank, a Foreign Bank licensed to operate in Jordan, or any reputable International Bank sponsored by a local Jordanian Bank and must be valid for 180 calendar days after the date of Tender opening. It must comply with requirements stated in the Tender Documents and shall be on the letterhead of the issuing bank signed by a person competent to bind the bank. Any tender that is not accompanied with an enforceable and compliant tender security will be rejected as not responsive.

The tender security of a Joint Venture or Association can be in the name of a partner of the team on condition that the tender security clearly specifies the names of all partners and states that the Security is submitted for and on behalf of the Joint Venture or Association.

II.2.5)Award criteria
II.2.11)Information about options
Options: no
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
Notice number in the OJ S: 2022/S 218-622627
IV.2.8)Information about termination of dynamic purchasing system
IV.2.9)Information about termination of call for competition in the form of a prior information notice

Section V: Award of contract


Abu Ezzighan Wells Drilling

A contract/lot is awarded: no
V.1)Information on non-award
The contract/lot is not awarded
Other reasons (discontinuation of procedure)

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: WAJ Tendering Department
Postal address: B.O. Box 2412
Town: Amman
Postal code: Amman 11183
Country: Jordan
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: