Invitation for Bids (IFB)

Invitation for Bids (IFB)

Solomon Islands Sustainable Energy Project (SISEP, Credit 5379-SB, Grants H913-SB and H415-SB) – Component 3 – Technical Operations

ICB No: SIEA/16/06/G

The Solomon Islands Electricity Authority (SIEA), trading as Solomon Power is inviting bids for the following project:

The Procurement of One (1) 12.5/15MVA 11/33kV Transformer at Lungga Power Station

This assignment is funded by IDA/World Bank.

Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding (ICB) procedures specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Procurement under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits, and is open to all bidders from Eligible Source Countries as defined in the Guidelines.

For all bid related queries, please contact Mr. Marnix Schrijner (Procurement Manager), on phone +614 4813 4269 or +612 9032 1010 or email:

For registration please email your company’s name, address, email and phone number to and we will provide you a link to the bidding documents.

Completed bids must be delivered to the address below:
Attn. Mr. Mark Greenaway
Solomon Islands Electricity Authority, Ranadi Head Office, PO Box 6
Solomon Islands

Date: 29 September 2016
Time: 12:00 pm local time (Honiara time)

Late bids shall be rejected.

Bids will be opened in the presence of the bidders’ representatives who choose to attend at the below address: Board Room, SIEA Head Office, Ranadi, Honiara, Solomon Islands


Date: 29 September 2015
Time: 12:00 pm local time (Honiara time)

Bidders are to submit their bids in hard copy and provide an electronic copy (on CD or USB stick). Both hard copy and electronic copy shall be submitted at the same time and shall be included and sealed in the same envelope. The hard copy shall prevail in case there is discrepancy between the hard copy and electronic copy.

All bids will be processed according to the terms described in the bidding procedures, for more information please refer to the bidding documents prepared for this assignment (link to be provided after registration).