Kosovo Railways Infrastructure (INFRAKOS) intends using part of the proceeds of a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to rehabilitate FusheKosove – Hani iElezit railway section, part of the Southern Part of Railway Route 10. INFRAKOS intends prequalifying firms and consortia to tender for the rehabilitation of the section, from around km 246+888.0 to around km 312+772.60, which corresponds to an overall length of roughly 66 km.
Rail Route 10 presents the existing railway line in total length of 252 km with general orientation Kraljevo (SERBIA)-Pristine (KOSOVO)-GorcePetrov (FYR MACEDONIA). The railway line is crossing Kosovo at a length of 148 km starting from Leshak at the Serbian border end ending at Hani iElezit, border with FYR Macedonia.
This Works Contract, which will not be subdivided into lots, consists of the following main elements:
Earth works: approx. 10,000 m3
Tracks incl. ballasting (main line): 57.8 km
Tracks incl. ballasting (stations): 8.1 km
Signaling and telecommunication (main line & stations): 65.9 km
Railway bridges (new and rehabilitation of existing): (total length approx. 0.8 km) 34 pcs
Road level crossings: 45 pcs
Tunnels (widening and rehabilitation of existing): (total length approx. 1.0 km) 7 pcs
Culverts: approx. 100 pcs
No. of stations: 8 pcs
Envisaged time for construction: 36 months from commencement
The design of the railway line allows for its electrification. The electrification is not part of this Works Contract.
Prequalification and tendering for contracts to be co-financed with the proceeds of a loan from the EBRD, EIB and a grant from Western Balkan Investment Fund (WBIF) is open to firms and joint ventures of firms from any country.
Prequalification documents may be obtained from the office at the address below upon payment of a non-refundable fee of Euro 100 or equivalent in a convertible currency.
Payments shall be made by bank transfer to the following accounts:
Kosovo Railways Infrastructure JSC
Infrastruktura e Hekurudhave te Kosovës “Infrakos”
Bank- ProCredit Bank
Account NO(IBAN): XK051114103681020188
SWIFT (BIC) CODE: MBKORS22
ADDRESS Str. Sheshi i Lirise, Fushe Kosove 10000
Upon receipt of appropriate evidence of payment of the non-refundable fee, the documents will promptly be dispatched by courier; however, no liability can be accepted for their loss or late delivery.
If requested, the documents can be dispatched electronically in PDF format.
The prequalification documents must be duly completed and delivered to the address below, on or before19/05/2016, 12:00h local time. Documents which are received late may be rejected and returned unopened.
Interested suppliers, contractors and consultants should contact:
Mr Agron Thaci
Infrastruktura e HekurudhaveteKosoves (InfraKos)
Tel. number: +381 38 550 550 505
Fax number: +381 38 550 550 500
Email address: email@example.com