Building Construction / Contract Administration and Supervision / Sewerage

Ethiopian Center for Development (ECD) Is Interested To Carry Out Different Construction Activities

Invitation to Bidders

National Competitive Bidding (NCB)

Ethiopian Center for Development (ECD) is a non for profit organization registered as a Local Organization by the Federal Agency for Civil Society Organizations in Accordance with the Civil Society Organizations Proclamation No 1113/2019

Currently, ECD is implementing a project on Improving Access to Quality Primary Education in Yeka and Kolfe Keraniyo Sub cities of Addis Ababa which is funded by a Swiss-based organization called Pestalozzi Children’s Foundation/ PCF/. As a part of the project, ECD is interested to carry out the following construction activities.

  • Library /multipurpose hall for Yeman Birhan primary school located in Addis Ababa Kolfe Keraniyo sub-city.
  • Toilet for Yeka Tafo primary school located in Addis Ababa Yeka sub-city and
  • Playground /3 in 1/ for Negat Kokeb primary school located in Addis Ababa Yeka Sub-city.

Therefore, Grade 7 and above BC and GC contractors who fulfill the criteria below are invited to participate in the Bid.

1. Eligible contractors expected to submit the following crucial documents to compete on the bid.

  • Renewed trade License for the year 2013 issued by the ministry of construction for RC/GC Category 7 and above.
  • Tax clearance certificate
  • TIN certificate
  • Registration certificate from responsible public/government agency
  • VAT registration certificate.

2. Bidders can visit the sites where the construction carried out on the date and at the time specified in the bidding document,

3. Interested bidders may collect a complete set of bidding documents stating from 12/10/2020 GC to 23/10/2020 G.C (Monday – Friday from 8:00 am – 4:00pm) from ECD head office.

4. Bid document must be deposited in the bid box prepared for this purpose on or before: October 23, 2020, at 2:00 PM

5. Bid opening shall be held at the ECD office in the presence of bidders and/ or their representatives who, wish to attend on October 23, 2020, at 2:30 PM

6. Bidders should present their financial and technical documents separately in a sealed envelope for each project.

7. Bidders must furnish bid security for each project as indicated below.

The bid security shall be submitted in the form of a CPO from a recognized bank.


Types of construction

Bid security required



Multipurpose Hall








Play Field /3 in 1/




8. The contractor must submit a bid document for all three constructions.

9. ECD reserves the right to accept or reject the bid either partially or fully.

10. Interested bidders can get further information from


Ethiopian Center for Development /ECD/ head office

Bole Alem Building 7th floor

Tel:- 0116639516/17

P.O. Box 40936