TENDER FOR THE PROCUREMENT OF CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR THF DESIGN OF AN ENTERPRISE SERVICE BUS, TRANSACTIONAL PORTAL AND PUBLIC KEY INFRASTRUCTURE

The Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communications intends to procure a Consultancy Services for the Design of an Enterprise Service Bus, Transactional Portal and Public Key Infrastructure.

Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding processes as specified in the Zambia Procurement Guidelines.

The Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communications now invites sealed bid from interested and qualified firms to tender for the consultancy services for the Detailed Design of Enterprise Service Bus, Public Key Infrastructure and Transactional Web Portal.

The bidders may obtain further information from the Head, Procurement and Supplies Unit, Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communications, P.O Box 50140, Lusaka, Zambia. The telephone numbers are 260-211 -251726 and the Telefax number is 260-211-251099.

A complete set of Bidding Document in English language may be purchased by bidders upon payment of non-refundable fee ZMK500.00 or its equivalent in any convertible currency at the prevailing exchange rate in cash or Bank Certified Cheque.

Bids shall be valid for a period of Ninety (90) days after bid opening and must be accompanied by a bid security of not less than 2% of the bid sum duly signed and sealed by the guarantors. : All bids should be bound and sealed in envelopes, clearly marked “MTWSC/PSU/C/06/2U15 Tender for Detailed Design of Enterprise Service Bus, Public Key Infrastructure and Transactional Web Portal and should be deposited in the tender box at the Procurement and Supplies Unit, Ministry of Transport, Works, Supply and Communications, Ridgeway, Lusaka, Zambia on or before Friday 27th March at 10:30 hours local time.

The closing date for the receipt of bids Friday 27th March, 2015 at 10:30 hours local time. The bids shall be opened immediately thereafter in the conference room at the Procurement and Supplies Unit, Ministry of Transport, Work, Supply and Communication, in the presence of all bidders or their representatives who chose to attend.