Projects & Operations


Operation And Maintenance Services Of Siddhirganj 335 Mw Combined Cycle Power Plant


Project ID P095965
Project Title BD: Siddhirganj Power Project
Country Bangladesh
Notice No OP00029028
Notice Type Invitation for Bids
Notice Status Published
Borrower Bid Reference Ops & Maint Services of 335 MW CCPP
Procurement Method International Competitive Bidding
Language of Notice English
Submission Deadline Date/Time October 27, 2014  11:00
Published Date August 25, 2014


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 Bangladesh
Postal Code N/A
Country Bangladesh
Phone (8802)8124197
Website N/A


Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Limited

(AnEnterpriseof Bangladesh Power Development Board)

BTMC Bhaban (Level-8), 7-9, Kawran Bazar C/A, Dhaka-1215. Tel: 880-2-9134029,9134032, 8124197 Fax: 880-2-9118345, E-mail:


IFB No.                                                                                                                 Dated: 19/8/2014

Invitation for International Bids


Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Limited (EGCB)

Operation and Maintenance Services of Siddhirganj335 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant, Narayanganj, Bangladesh


IDA Credit No: 4508- BD                


1.                 The Government of Bangladesh has receiveda credit from the International DevelopmentAssociation (IDA) in various currencies towards the cost of Siddhirganj  PowerProject.  It is intended that part of the proceeds of this loan willbe applied toeligible payments under the contract for Operation andMaintenance Services of Siddhirganj 335 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant (CCPP).TheCCPP is under construction and expected to be commissioned in February 2016.

2.                 The Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Limited(EGCB) (an enterprise of Bangladesh Power Development Board) now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for the Operation and Maintenance Services of the 335 MW  Combined Cycle Power Station atSiddhirganj (about 20 km southeast of Dhaka city) with all support facilities and auxiliaries("the Facilities"). The plant capacityshall be 335.4 MW net at site ambient conditions of 35ºC, 1.013 bar atmospheric, 98% relative humidity and 0.85 power factor andatthe high tension side of the generator step-up transformer. The configuration of the plant shall be 1: 1: 1 (i.e. one gas turbine,one heat recovery steam generator and one steam turbine). The power from the power station shall be evacuated to a nearby gridsubstation of 230 kV voltage. The plant shall be run on natural gas supplied by Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution CompanyLimited.

3.                 International competitive bidding will be conducted inaccordance with the World Bank's Single Stage Bidding Procedurefollowing Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits, May 2004 revisedOctober 2006 and May 2010.

4.                 Interested eligible bidders may obtain further informationfrom and inspect the bidding documents at the office of the Secretary, EGCB Limited, BTMC Building (level-8), 7-9 Kawran Bazar C/A,Dhaka ? 1215, Bangladesh, from 9:00 hours to 16:00 hours, Sunday to Thursday (except national holidays).

5.                 The bidder shall be a firm /company or joint venture offirms/ companies from eligible source countries. The bidder shall have at least ten years business experience in O&M serviceprovision as prime contractor in the power industry with minimum average annual turnover of US$ 3 million in the last five years.The bidder shall have experience of at least two service contracts (of which one overseas) of  nature and complexity equivalent to the Services over the last 10 years from the bid submission deadline(to comply with this requirement, one Service contract cited should be at least 70percent complete and another Service contract cited should be fully completed).

6.                 A complete set of bidding documents may be purchased by theinterested bidders on submission of a written application to the undersigned and uponpayment of a non-refundable fee of BDT 30,000.00 or US$ 400.00 only in the form of pay order or demand draft in favour of  "Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Limited".

7.                 The provisions in the Instructions to Bidders andin theGeneral Conditions of Contract are the provisions of the WorldBank Sample BiddingDocument:  Procurement of Non-consultant Service, April2007.

8.                  Bids must be delivered to the Company Secretary's office on or beforeOctober 27, 2014 at 11:00 hours Bangladesh standard time and must be accompanied by a securityof US$ 150,000 (United States Dollars one hundred fifty thousand) or BD Taka 12,000,000.00(twelvemillion) in favour of "Electricity Generation Company of BangladeshLimited".

9.                 Bids will be opened on the same day in the presence of bidders' representatives who choose to attend at11:30 hours Bangladesh standard time on October 27, 2014 at the office of theCompany Secretary, EGCB Limited.

10.             Bidders are advised to attend a pre-bid conference which will be held at  Conference room of EGCB Ltd on September 23, 2014 at 10.00 a.m. Bangladesh StandardTime.

11.             Copy of bid documents in PDF format will also be available in the website ( of EGCB Limited.

12.             EGCB Limited reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids without assigningany reason thereof.


(Kazi Nazrul Islam)

Company Secretary

Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh Limited

BTMC Building(Level-8),7-9 Kawran Bazar, Dhaka -1215, Bangladesh

Telephone:88-02- 8124197/ 913 4029/ 913 4032

Fax: 88-02- 9118345

Electronic mail address: