Utility Elektroprivreda of Bosnia and Herzegovina invites applications for pre-qualification to construct the 20-MW Vranduk hydroelectric project in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Responses are due April 17.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development approved a US$46.4 million loan in 2013 for construction of Vranduk on the Bosna River, refurbishment of the 9.4-MW Una Kostela hydroelectric project, and construction of the 6.4-MW Una Kostela Annex on the Una River.
The utility now invites applications for pre-qualification for design, construction, equipment manufacturing and installation, testing and commissioning of Vranduk. The run-of-river project is to include a dam, fish ladder, intake, power tunnel, powerhouse containing three Kaplan turbine-generators, a 6-kilometer-long reservoir, tailrace, deepening of the riverbed downstream and access roads.
Pre-qualification documents may be obtained from the address below for 300 marka (US$212) or equivalent in convertible currency. Payment from overseas is via Vakufska Banka d.d. Sarajevo, Account 1601060000004629, IBAN Code: BA 39160102000001, BIC/SWIFT: VAKUBA22, in favor of JP Elektroprivreda BiH d.d. Sarajevo, with purpose of obtaining Pre-qualification Document No. EPBiH-HPP Vranduk-S&I/1-3/14-EBRD. Domestic payment is via Sparkasse Bank d.d. Sarajevo, Account 1990490176075902, in favor of JP EP BiH d.d. Sarajevo, with purpose of obtaining Pre-qualification Document No. EPBiH-HPP Vranduk-S&I/1-3/14-EBRD.
Applications for pre-qualification are due to the address below by noon April 17. For information, contact: Edib Basic, Project Implementation Unit, JP Elektroprivreda BiH d.d. Sarajevo, Vilsonovo Setaliste 15, 71000 Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina; (387) 33-751030; Fax: (387) 33-751033; E-mail: email@example.com, Internet: www.elektroprivreda.ba.