SPECIFIC PROCUREMENT NOTICE

Restoration of Public owned heritage buildings

 (Lot1: Mirandastraat 10, Lot2: Waterkant 30&32)

Institution:    The Inter-American Development Bank

Country:        The Republic of Suriname

Project:          Paramaribo Urban Rehabilitation Program (PURP)

Sector:            Urban Development and Housing

Abstract:        Restoration of Public owned heritage buildings

 (Lot1: Mirandastraat 10, Lot2: Waterkant 30&32)

Loan No.:       3905/OC-SU

Bid No.:          PURP-57-LPI-O-PURP-LPI-O-63

Deadline:       25 May 2021

The Republic of Suriname has received financing from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and it intends to apply part of the proceeds to payments under the project “Paramaribo Urban Rehabilitation Program (PURP)”, for the restoration of the buildings at Mirandastraat 10 (lot 1) and Waterkant 30 and 32 (lot 2).

The Ministry of Education, Science and Culture (MESC) now invites sealed bids from eligible bidders for construction works related to the restoration of the publicly owned heritage building at Mirandastraat 10 (lot 1) and Waterkant 30 and 32 (lot 2). Eligible firms may bid for both lots or for one lot.

Lot 1: Mirandastraat 10

This project comprises the restoration of one (1) historic heritage buildings at Mirandastraat 10, including all installation works and terrain works and renovation of the central hall and stairs.

The construction period is 8 months.

Lot 2: Waterkant 30 & 32

This project comprises the restoration of two (2) historic heritage buildings at Waterkant 30 and 32, including all installation works, terrain and drainage works. The building at Waterkant 32 regards complete restoration whilst the works for the building at Waterkant 30 regards only restoration of the facades.

This procurement process requires that bidders have specific experience and/or capabilities as mentioned in “Section A. General, Qualifications of the bidder” from the bidding documents.

The construction period is 18 months.

Bidding will be conducted through international competitive bidding procedures as specified in the Inter-American Development Bank’s Policies for Procurement of Works and Goods financed by the Inter-American Development Bank (GN-2349-15), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the policies.

Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information and inspect the bidding documents at the Executing Agency at the address stated at the end of the document during office hours 8:00 a.m. – 15:00 p.m. A complete set of bidding documents in English can be requested by e-mail at the address below by interested bidders on the submission of a written application to the address below.

The documents will be sent by e-mail.

All bids must be delivered to the address below by 11:00 a.m. local time on 25 May 2021. Bids will be opened by 11:15 a.m. on local time on 25 May 2021, in the presence of bidders’ representatives, who choose to attend, at the address below. Bidders can also attend the opening of the bids online, for which a meeting link will be provided. Late bids will be rejected.

A bid validity must be included in the bid submission.

Address:

The Ministry of Education, Science and Culture through Suriname Built Heritage Foundation

Attn: Natasja Deul, Program Coordinator PIU PURP

Wagenwegstraat no.:64 (upstairs), Paramaribo-Suriname

Tel: (597)471879

E-mail: purp.idb@gmail.com