Services - 467689-2019

Submission deadline has been amended by:  553009-2019
07/10/2019    S193

Luxembourg-Luxembourg: EIB - Support to the Kesrwan Water and Wastewater Project

2019/S 193-467689

Contract notice


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Investment Bank
Town: Luxembourg
NUTS code: LU000 Luxembourg
Country: Luxembourg
Internet address(es):
Main address:
The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
European institution/agency or international organisation
I.5)Main activity
Other activity: Banque

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Support to the Kesrwan Water and Wastewater Project

Reference number: AA-000166
II.1.2)Main CPV code
71311300 Infrastructure works consultancy services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

This TA operation will comprise two clusters of activities:

— Cluster 1: Support to the project promoter (Council for Development and Reconstruction — CDR) (completion of project preparation activities, procurement and project management),

— Cluster 2: Support to BMLWE (Beirut and Mount Lebanon Water Establishment) (i.e. creation of the necessary capacity to supervise the operation and maintenance of the newly built/rehabilitated wastewater infrastructure as part of the project and set-up of a new wastewater division; specific support in complying with various project-specific undertakings required under the EIB finance contract, etc.).

II.1.5)Estimated total value
Value excluding VAT: 3 400 000.00 EUR
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: 00 Not specified
Main site or place of performance:

The operational base of the TA operation will be the office of CDR, Tallat es Serail, Beirut, Lebanon.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

See internet address provided in Section I.3).

II.2.5)Award criteria
Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents
II.2.6)Estimated value
Value excluding VAT: 3 400 000.00 EUR
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
Duration in months: 60
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

The contracting authority may, at its own discretion and subject to the availability of funding, extend the scope and duration of the project to cover additional services.

In case of additional services, such extension shall be up to a maximum not exceeding the length and value of the initial contract. Any extension of the contract would be subject to satisfactory performance by the consultant.

II.2.10)Information about variants
Variants will be accepted: no
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: yes
Identification of the project:

Neighbourhood Investment Facility (NIF)

II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

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.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Date: 27/11/2019
Local time: 19:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Date: 09/12/2019
Local time: 10:00


Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

This date indicated above is indicative. Tender opening is not public.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:

This tender procedure is launched with a ‘suspension clause’. This entails that the award of the contract is subject to signature of a cooperation agreement between the EIB and the Lebanese Republic.

VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body
Official name: General Court of the European Union
Postal address: rue du Fort Niedergrünewald
Town: Luxembourg
Postal code: 2925
Country: Luxembourg
Internet address:
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: