US AID FUNDED TUBERCULOSIS
FOUNDATION - ITB
GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE
7 Portable X-ray system for
use outside the Hospital
Tuberculosis Coalition for
Technical Assistance , TBCTA, represented by the KNCV office in Islamabad,
KNCV Office: KNCV
Tuberculosis Foundation officially opened its KNCV office in Pakistan on July
1st , 2009. KNCV is the lead coordinating partner for TB CAP. The Tuberculosis
Control Assistance Program (TB CAP) is a USAID cooperative agreement
(2005-2010) that was awarded to TBCTA. The Tuberculosis Coalition for Technical
Assistance (TBCTA) is a partnership between major international organizations
working on TB Control. The collaborating partners in Pakistan are as follows.
World Health Organization (WHO)
International Union Against
Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union)
Management Sciences for Health (MSH)
KNCV, assisted in this matter by
"het NIC BV", hereinafter called NIC in zwolle, the Netherlands has been
authorized by KNCV , Headquarters in the Haque, the Netherlands, to execute the
procurement for 7 Portable X-ray systems for TB prevalence survey in Pakistan.
Funding will be provided by
US-Aid according to the Agreement with the TBCTA.
The Tender documents are based
on Section III of the bidding document " Procurement of Goods" of the World Bank
and Inter American Development Bank, and the US-Aid Directives on the
coordination of procedures for the award of US-Aid funded projects
The tender documents comprise:
Description of the organization
calling for tenders
Conditions for Tender
Submission of Tenders
Qualification guidelines with
the qualification criteria
Evaluation with the awarding
USER Requirement Specification
Interested Companies are invited
to submit their expression of interest to KNCV office in Islamabad.
( Plot # 61 , main Road,
After receipt of the expression
of interest , KNCV Office shall provide all attendants with the Tender Documents
. The information submitted with the Tender documents shall be used for
evaluation and contract award. The evaluation and contract award shall be set-up
and performed in Islamabad by a joint local team of KNCV, NTP, USAID, TBCTA (TB
CAP) and a Procurement Consultant of the NIC BV in Zwolle , the Netherlands.
After the evaluation of all
information submitted , a recommendation of award will be prepared for the
awarding of the contract for the supply of the 7 Portable X-ray systems.
The selection and contract
awarding criteria are specified in the Tender documents.
In case clarification on the
Tender documents is required please apply to:
Het NIC BV
Att. Mr. H.J. Schutten
Tell: 00 31 38 456 3210
P.O. Box 670
Fax: 00 31 38 456 3250
8000 AR Zwolle
Mobile: 00 31 6 51 52 2605
When questions of remarks appear
to be relevant for all applicants these will be communicated to all applicants.
Companies interested to bid for
the supply of Portable X-ray systems for TB screening to KNCV Islamabad,
Pakistan are invited to apply for the Tender documents.
For this general procurement
notice, firms in all countries of this world, who comply with the US-AID
Directives on the coordination of procedures for the award of US-Aid funded
projects , are eligible to participate.
Please submit the request
information before 14:00 hours local time in Islamabad , by 30 October 2009
to the address below.
P.O. BOX 2434 GPO
Cell: 92 300 5934460, 92 300
Contact : 92 300 5934460, 92 300 5886818