Invitation to Bid: Tender ITB No 19/2019 Road Maintenance Zahle - Tarchich Road plus adjoining local roads 30km.

Invitation to Bid: Tender ILO/EIIP ITB No 19/2019 Road Maintenance Zahle - Tarchich Road plus adjoining local roads 30km, and invitation to pre-qualification training.

The International Labour Organization (ILO) is implementing the Employment Intensive Infrastructure Programme in Lebanon (EIIP), in partnership with the Ministry of Labour and the Ministry of Social Affairs and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The Programme is fully financed by the Federal Republic of Germany through KfW. The programme aims at creating short- to mid-term employment opportunities for Lebanese host community members and displaced Syrians through infrastructure works. At the centre of the programme is a so called Local Resource Based Technology (LRBT) approach to infrastructure rehabilitation and improvement.

EIIP Lebanon is now inviting tenders for “ILO/EIIP ITB No 19/2019 Road Maintenance Zahle - Tarchich Road plus adjoining local roads 30km”. A complete set of the bidding documents is available on the following links (to the right of this page): 
  • ILO EIIP Lebanon ITB 19-2019 30 Km Road Maintenance Tarchich-Zahle Bid Documents.
  • ILO EIIP Lebanon Annex E1 Specifications Road Maintenance.
  • ILO EIIP Lebanon Annex E2 Guidelines Routine Maintenance.

The deadline for bid submission is 20 May 2019, at 11am.

Note the following however:

Pre-bid site visit: 02 May 2019 at 13:00, assembly point: Tarchich municipality.
Pre-bid meeting: 02 May 2019 from 10:00 to 12:00 at the Municipality of Tarchich.
Pre-bid Training: 08 May 2019 from 09:00 to 16:00 at at ILO-Office, Aresco building 6th floor, Beirut.
Request for clarification deadline: 09 May 2019 COB
Deadline for submission of bids: 20 May 2019 at 11:00
Bid Opening: 20 May 2019 at 11:30.

The pre-bid meeting and site visit are compulsory.

Contractors wishing to submit their bids must include a certificate from an obligatory one day pre-tender qualification training, which focuses on the specific requirements of LRBT and tender procedures. The contractor must enrol 2 staff in this training (i) one engineer and (ii) one director or procurement specialist. The one day training will take place in Beirut on 08 May 2019 from 9.00 to 16.00 at ILO Office, Aresco Center, Justinien Street, Kantari, El Solh, Beirut, Lebanon.

Registration forms can be obtained on the following link “Pre-Bid Training Registration Form” (to the right of this page). Your application to participate in the pre-qualification training should be received by ILO no later than 07 May 2019 at the following address: ILO EIIP Contractor Training, Att: Hanin Al-Wazzan Email:

Bids will only be accepted which include certificates of completed pre-tender qualification training described above, as well as participation in the compulsory pre-bid meeting and site visit.