Projects & Operations


Request For Expressions Of Interest For Owner?s Engineer For ?siddhirganj 335 Mw Ccpp Project?under Egcb


Project ID P095965
Project Title BD: Siddhirganj Peaking Power Project
Country Bangladesh
Notice No OP00015218
Notice Type Request for Expression of Interest
Notice Status Published
Borrower Bid Reference SIDDHIRGANJ 335 MW CCPP PROJECT
Procurement Method Quality And Cost-Based Selection
Language of Notice English
Submission Deadline Date/Time June 5, 2012  17:00
Published Date May 16, 2012


Organization/Department Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Limited
Name Kazi Nazrul Islam
Address BTMC Building (Level-8), 7-9 Kawran Bazar
City Dhaka
Province/State Barbados
Postal Code 1215
Country Barbados
Phone 8124197
Website N/A



No- W-652-EGCB/2012                                                                                    Date: 14/05/2012


ElectricityGeneration Company of Bangladesh Limited

(An Enterprise of Bangladesh Power DevelopmentBoard)

Registered Office: WAPDA Building (First Floor), 12 Motijheel C/A,Dhaka-1000

BTMC Bhaban (8th Level), 7-9, Kawran Bazar C/A,Dhaka-1215, Tel: 880-2-, 9134029, 9134032, 8124197                                                                                 

Fax: 880-2-9118345, 






Siddhirganj Peaking Power Project

Power Sector

Owner's Engineer for Consulting Services  of EGCB

Contract No. SPPP/EGCB/S-01

Credit No. 4508- BD

Project ID No.: P095965



The People's Republic of Bangladesh (GOB) has received financing from theWorld Bank in an amount equivalent to US$ 350 million towards the cost of Siddhirganj Peaking Power Project (SPPP) and intends toapply part of the proceeds to eligible payments for consulting services as mentioned above under a project captioned "Siddhirganj335 MW CCPP" to be implemented by EGCB Ltd. Payments by the Bank will be made only at the request of GOB and upon approval by theBank, and will be subject, in all respects, to the terms andconditions of the Financing Agreement. The Financing Agreementprohibits a withdrawal from the financed Account for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, or for any import of goods,if such payment or import, to the knowledge of the Bank, is prohibited by a decisionof the United Nations Security Council takenunder Chapter VII of theCharter of the United Nations. No party other than GOB shall derive any rights from the Financing Agreementor have any claim to the proceeds of the financing.


The services include, but not limitedto, i) Review of design & drawing as submitted to EGCB for approval, ii) Engineering & project management, and iii)Supervision of construction, commissioning, quality control, testing and other activities throughout pre-construction/construction/commissioing stages up to warranty period of "Siddhirganj 335 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant Project" at Siddhirganj,Narayanganj.


The Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh (EGCB) Limited, beinganenterprise of Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) and one of the implementing agencies of SPPP, now inviteseligible consultants to indicate their interests in providing the services. Draft Terms of Reference (TOR) of the assignment will be available in the EGCB website ( format for free download. Interested consultants may obtain further information from the officein the address given belowfrom 09:00 to 17:00 hours local time (GMT+6) on regular working days. 


The consultants must provide adequateinformation (brochures, description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skillsamong staff, etc.) indicating that they are qualified to perform the services. The consulting firm/consortia should haveinternationally acclaimed engineering or relevant professional expertise and experience and is encouraged to associate withqualified local consulting firm(s) of Bangladesh. The form of association, ifany, should be clearly indicated either as "jointventure" or "sub-consultancy"; and all members should have well defined inputs to the assignment.


A consultant will be selected inaccordance with the procedures set out in the World Bank's "Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants by World BankBorrowers" dated May 2004, revised October 2006, and the provisions stipulated in the Legal Agreement.


For preparing a short list, the EOIs would be reviewed on thebasis of the following aspects:

        i.      Age of the firm in business.

         ii.   Overseas working experiencein the relevant field.

       iii.   Professionalstrengths

       iv.   Experience in review andapproval of technical Design, Drawing, Technical Document, Monitor Manning & Time/ Program Schedule of similartype ofprojects.

         v.   Experience in projectmanagement, monitoring, supervision of installation, quality control, testing, commissioning and certification of similar type ofplants.

       vi.   Experience in similarEnvironment/ Conditions and region.

     vii.   Turnover of thefirm/consortia for the last five (5) years.

   viii.   Availability of support services.



Expressions of Interest (EOI) must bedelivered to the address below by June 05, 2012 up to 17:00 hours local time (GMT+06:00):


Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Limited

Attn: Kazi Nazrul Islam, Company Secretary

BTMC Building (Level-8)

7-9 Kawran Bazar, Dhaka -1215, Bangladesh 

Tel:+880-2-8124197/ 913 4029/ 913 4032

Fax: +880-2- 911 8345


Web site:



Kazi Nazrul Islam

Company Secretary