INTERNATIONAL TENDER NOTICE: REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR DEVELOPMENT OF TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR CHARACTERIZATION OF SITES FOR NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS IN KENYA TENDER NO: KNEB/EOI/DTA/01/2018/2019 CLOSED

Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board (KNEB) is established under the Kenya Nuclear ELectricity Board Order 2012 pursuant to the provisions of the State Corporations Act, Cap 446 of the Laws of KEnya. KNEB's primary function is to promote and expedite the development of nuclear electricity in Kenya.

One of the functions of the board is to identify appropriate sites in Kenya for the construction of nuclear power plants and related amenities. The Board has already identified potential sites for Nuclear Power Plants in Kenya and is moving to the next stage of site characterization. The Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board herein referred to as KNEB is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) from suitable consultancy to develop Terms of Reference (TORs) for Site Characterization for Nuclear Power Plants in Kenya in accordance with the relevant national and international codes, regulations and standards.

The scope of work for this consultancy shall include:

  1. Develop terms of reference for site characterization of Nuclear Power Plants in Kenya.
  2. Populate a comprehensive description of all activities to be undertaken during site characterization

The consultancy team is expected to comprise a multidisciplinary team of experts who have expertize in, but not limited to: Earth Sciences, Civil/Geotechnical/Nuclear engineers, Environmental specialists and Meteology experts registered by the relevant accredited professional bodies. The expected outputs of this assigment shall include development of Inception Report, Draft and Final Term of References Reports

The Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board invite eligible consultants to express their interest in providing the above services. The inrerested consultants must provide information indicating that they are qualified to perform the services (brochures, description of similar assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among staff etc.) Consultants may constitute joint ventures to enhance their chances of qualification. Eligibility criteria, establishment of the short-list and the selection procedure shall be in accordance with the Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Act 2015. 

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Requirements, Expression of Interest of Tender for Development of Terms of Reference for Characterization of Sites for Nuclear Power Plants in Kenya International Tender No: KNEB/EOI/DTA/01/2018/2019 

Curriculum Vitae Format

Interested consultants may obtain further information from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. during office hours, between 0900 to 1200 and 1400 to 1630 hours (East Africa time). 

Completed tender documents should be enclosed in plain sealed envelopes bearing no idetification of the Tenderer and clearly marked only as: "Tender No: KNEB/EOI/DTA/01/2018/2019 - EOI for Consultancy Services for Development of Terms of Reference for Characterization of Nuclear Power Plant Site(s) in Kenya" with instructions "Do not open before 29.11.2018 at 10.30 a.m." and addressed to:

The Chief Executive Officer

Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board

Kawi Complex, off Red Cross Road

P.O. BOX 26374-00100

NAIROBI - KENYA

and dropped into the Tender Box located at the main reception of Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board on 2nd floor Kawi Complex, wing "C" so as to reach the office on or before the closing date on 29.11.2018 at 10.30 a.m. (East African time). Tenders will be opened shortly after the deadline. The EOI shall be opened immediately after the deadline in the main boardroom located at 4th floor Kawi Complex, wing "C" in the presence of applicants who may choose to attend. Late bids shall not be accepted.