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Invitation to Tender: Water Transmission Main Trenching, Fort Hill Devonshire

Project Number:

Open/Closing Date:
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 09:00 to Monday, July 31, 2017 - 15:00





Executive Summary:

The Government of Bermuda, Ministry of Public Works is soliciting tenders from experienced Contractors to trench and backfill for a 10” diameter water Transmission main at Fort Prospect Devonshire. The purpose of this work is to provide a link from booster pump system to feed existing distribution mains from Fort Prospect Reservoirs.  This work involves trenching backfill and surface reinstatement. The pipeline is to be installed by Ministry staff. 

Contractors submitting a tender for this work will be required to provide sufficient information to demonstrate their technical and financial capability to complete the works in accordance with the specification and schedule and demonstrate that they have successfully completed similar projects involving pipe trenching and reinstatement works. Tenders submitted by contractors who cannot demonstrate this expertise will be automatically rejected.

Interested parties that require any additional information may contact ;

Attention: J. Tarik Christopher ,P. Eng. Principal Engineer ( Water and Sewage Section)


** Absolutely no verbal questions/clarification will be acknowledged.

Request for Tender release date: – 10 July  2017

Pre Bid Site visit:- 17 July  2017

Deadline for submission of documents – Completed tenders must be returned to the Ministry of Public Works reception desk on the Third Floor of the General Post Office Building, Hamilton submissions must be submitted no later than 3pm AST 31  July 2017

Late submission will not be considered.