LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT
LAGOS WATER CORPORATION
SECOND NATIONAL URBAN WATER SECTOR REFORM PROJECT
CREDIT NO:- CNL100701L
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST OF CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR DEVELOPMENT OF ELECTRONIC LAGOS WATER CORPORATION ASSETS MANAGEMENT AND GIS MAPPING OF ASSETS
This invitation follows the general procurement notice for this project that appeared in Development Business No. 693 of February 28, 2006 on-line and in DG Market.
The Lagos State Government of Nigeria has obtained an IDA credit for financing the Second National Urban Water Sector Reform Project (2NUWSRP) for the improvement and reform of the Water Supply Services in the state. Additional financing to support the realization of the credit objectives has also been obtained from the French Development Agency (AFD). Part of the AFD credit is to be applied towards Consultancy Services for Development of Electronic Lagos Water Assets Management System that will be mapped in a Geographical Information System (GIS) to improve operational efficiency and management of Water Supply system.
The Consulting services (“the Services”) will establish a complete and up-to date record of relevant data on LWC properties, plant and equipment and then develop an Electronic Assets Management System integrated with a Geographic Information System (GIS) capturing key LWC water assets including main trunk lines and ancillary infrastructures (3 major water treatment including intake plants and 48 other small treatment plants of 1-4 million gallons per day capacities). The Consultant will further design and carryout an effective capacity building and knowledge transfer exercise that will ensure sustainability after project completion. This service is expected to last approximately four (4) Months. More detailed Terms of Reference of the assignment is online at http//www.lagoswater.org/tenders /tors/GIS-Asset-tor.pdf
The Lagos Water Corporation now invites eligible consulting firms (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services.
THE SHORTLISTING CRITERIA:
The interested Consultants must provide a company profile indicating corporate and ownership structure, areas of business, contact details as well as documentary evidence demonstrating firm’s previous relevant experience in the areas of the project, as well as availability of qualified staff and experience in the sub-region.
The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Banks SELECTION AND EMPLOYMENT OF CONSULTANTS UNDER IBRD LOANS AND
IDA CREDITS & GRANTS BY WORLD BANK BORROWERS, January 2011 Revised July 2014 available online at http:/documents.worldbank.org/curated/en/796061468126898713/pdf/ 956640PUB0Box3010Revised0Julyl02014.pdf (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest. Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub-consultancy to enhance their qualifications.
A Consultant will be selected in accordance with the Quality & Cost Based Selection (QCBS) method set out in the Consultant Guidelines.
Further information can be obtained at the address below during office hours of 9.am and 4pm and the Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form (in hard) to same address by Thursday 9th March, 2017.
Lagos Water Corporation Headquarters,
Room 549, 5th floor, Water House Ijora, Lagos Nigeria
Tel: +234 805 4443685, +234 802 3608243