Request for Expression of Interest
Provision of Main Renovation Works of the Africa Hall
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) has issued a Request for Expression of Interest (REOI Ref. No. EOIUNECA17393) to seek interest from qualified companies, with the required expertise and experience from all Countries, for pre-qualification as potential Main Contractor for the Provision of Main Renovation Works of the Africa Hall Building which is located at the UNECA Campus in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. The Africa Hall building is to be renovated as a modern conference facility and monument to modern African history, including a visitor center/permanent exhibition whilst addressing the existing functional, structural, health, and safety and universal/equitable access inadequacies to meet international best practice. The focus of the project is on conservation and modernization. The main building is approximately 5,500 sqm over 5 levels and was constructed in 1961. The building is modernist in style and constructed primarily in reinforced concrete. Invasive structural works are required to ensure the building is able to be utilized in the future. The project is for the complete conservation and modernization of structure, services, and finishes.
The contracted company may assume responsibility for the detailed design of a limited number of elements (upon request).
Vendors interested in supplying the above services are invited to visit the following websites and submit their expression of interest according to the instructions provided in the EOI:
UNGM Portal:………. https://www.ungm.org/Public/Notice/106403
Vendors expressing interest should note that the REOI will serve as a pre-qualification of the companies that will be invited to participate in the planned solicitation/tender process. Among other requirements, vendors must be registered with UNGM and may visit www.ungm.org for the full registration process.