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Saturday, 1 September 2012

The Geothermal Development Company (GDC) is looking for Consultants for Menengai Geothermal Development Project 1


The Geothermal Development Company (GDC) is looking for consultants to provide management & supervisory services listed below. The consultancy is funded by a loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the process of prequalifying follows AfDB rules and regulations.

The Services included under this project are:

1.     Drilling Rigs Inspection
2.     Supervision of Drilling Operations
3.     Management and Supervision of works during construction of steam gathering system
4.     Management and Supervision of works during power plant construction (both Modular and Conventional Power Plants)
5.     Assist in the procurement of contractors for steam gathering system and power plant operators
6.     Project Management ; and
7.     Knowledge Transfer and Training of GDC’s staff.

In a previous blog I had blogged about GDC seeking funding for this project. GDC has now got part of the funding to build its capacity ahead of investment for this project. The project is estimated will produce upto 400MW of electricity.

Deadline for submission of the EOI is 25th September 2012

For more details check out their website at: http://www.gdc.co.ke/images/Tenders/management_supervision.pdf

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The Geothermal Development Company (GDC) is also looking for consultants to provide Transaction Advisory services listed below. The consultancy is funded by a loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the process of prequalifying follows AfDB rules and regulations.

The Services included under this project are:

1.     Carrying out initial technical, financial and legal due are deemed necessary for successful completion of the transactions;
2.     Transaction structuring including Investment Options, analysis and evaluation;
3.     Providing Investment risk management advisory; 
4.     Investor engagement which includes; • Independent Power Producers (IPP) Procurement assistance; and
5.     Assistance with negotiations and IPP agreement management plan
6.      Capacity transfer during the engagement period


Deadline for submission of the EOI is 25th September 2012

For more details check out their website at: