CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI)
Massader for the Development of Natural Resources and Infrastructure Projects
“Noor Palestine Solar Program”
Turn-Key Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC)
Of Rooftop Solar PV Systems For Public Schools
In the State of Palestine
Massader, the natural resources and infrastructure development arm of the Palestine Investment Fund (“PIF”) would like to invite potential EPC contractors to construct rooftop solar PV systems over the public schools rooftops in Palestine on a turn-key basis. In January, 2018, PIF signed a framework agreement with Ministry Of Education of Palestine to rollout a national solar PV program over the public schools rooftops targeting 500 schools over the next 3 to 4 years with estimated total capacity of 35 MWp. As part of implementing the agreement with Ministry Of Education, Massader will issue an RFP to select up to Five (5) qualified contractors to engineer, procure, construct, test, commission and handover the rooftop solar PV systems over the qualified schools rooftop on turn key basis (the “Project”).
As part of its preparations to issue the RFP, Massader would like, through this EOI, to pre-qualify potential firms/consortia for the Project who will receive the RFP documents. The average installed capacity per school rooftop is expected to be 70kWp.
Massader would like to appoint competitive and qualified EPC contractor(s) to implement the project (the “Contractor”) on turn-key basis. Following the issuance of the RFP, Massader will sign a framework agreement with the winning contractors to implement the project according to the plan. Reputable EPC contractors (or consortia) with track record and experience in implementing rooftop solar PV systems are hereby invited to express their interest and demonstrate their ability to carry out the Project and all of its related components including the design, procurement, installation, testing, commissioning and provision of performance guarantees for all related works and services of the Project. Interested Firms/Consortia must be reputable and have demonstrated experience in the implementation of rooftop Solar PV systems of cumulative capacity of 2,000 kWp on turn-key (EPC) basis during the last 7 years out of which Two (2) projects at least should be of 100 kWp minimum capacity and where 1,000 kWp capacity should have been installed during the last year. Firms/Consortia submitting EOIs for the Project shall demonstrate and clearly indicate their technical qualifications and financial capacity to handle a project of this size as a sole firm or leading firm in a consortium with joint and several liability.
The detailed pre-qualification criteria are set out in the Call for EOI Document.
Interested and qualified Firms/Consortia are required to obtain a copy of the call for EOI Document by contacting Massader at the following emails:
Interested firms/consortia should submit all details and documents requested within this EOI dully signed by the authorized signatory no later than 13 May 2018 end of business day.
The submission of this EOIs shall be sent as a soft copy by e-mail under the subject “Expression of Interest for EPC of Rooftop Solar PV Systems For Public schools In The State of Palestine” to Mr. Issam Khayyat (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Interested firms/consortia requesting any further information / clarifications regarding this EOI shall contact:
Mr. Issam Khayyat
Massader Co. at PIF Headquarter
Ammar Towers, Floor 12
Al-Ersal District, Ramallah