26 April 2016
INVITATION FOR EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST
Project Title: Community Works IV “Development of the Albanian Alps and Coastal Areas”
Assignment Title : Design Services for Urban Requalification in Dhermi and Vuno villages,
Himara Municipality. Restoration in the old villages of Dhermi and Vuno (roads, sidewalks, squares,
facades of traditional houses, public lighting, etc.).
Executing Agency: Albanian Development Fund
The Client’s Contact Person: Ms. Manjola Dhamo, Albanian Development Fund, Rr. “Sami Frasheri”, Nr. 10,
Tirana, Albania, Tel: +355 4 22 35 597/8, Fax: +355 4 22 34 885, E-mail: email@example.com.
Assignment Description: The Government of Albania has received a loan from the Council of Europe Development
Bank (CEB) in an of EURO 28,700,000 toward the cost of the “Community Works IV: Development of the Albanian
Alps and Coastal Areas” Project, and it intends to apply a portion of the proceeds of this loan to eligible
payments for goods, works, related services and consulting services to be procured under this project.
The main objective of the project is “Restoration and urban requalification of the territory in Dhërmi and
Vuno villages”, in order to develop tourism as well as economic progress through restoration, conservation
and rehabilitation of traditional houses and cultural heritage areas.
The Consultant will prepare detailed technical designs for the identified sub-projects in the area.
Assignment Start Date and Duration: The overall envisaged period of implementation of the
project is 4 months.
Maximum Budget available for the Assignment: The budget for the assignment is maximum 200,000 Euro
(VAT excluded) and shall be specified in the Request for Proposal.
The Consultant should have previous experience in the preparation of detailed designs in civil buildings,
restoration, urbanism, infrastructure, etc.
The Consultant shall have completed projects with value of services not less than EUR 400,000, in the
required fields of expertise described above within the (4) four calendar year period prior to the year
of closing date for submission of applications, or started such projects no later than 2014.
The average annual turnover of the candidate in the last (3) three years (2013, 2014 and 2015) must exceed EUR 400,000, or equivalent; and
The averages of cash and cash equivalents at the beginning and end of year are positive.
Consultants satisfying the above criteria shall be ranked against the same criteria and a maximum of the top six shall be shortlisted.
Status: The ADF now invites eligible consultants to indicate their interest in providing
a team to perform these Services. Interested consultants must provide information indicating that they are
qualified to perform the Services (company registration documents, brochures, description of similar
assignments, experience in similar conditions, availability of appropriate skills among staff, etc.).
Consultants may associate to enhance their qualifications.
The Consultant should submit details of experience or similar assignments undertaken in the previous
five years, inclusive of project title; location; contractual role of the firm; the presence of any affiliate
or parent companies and their respective roles; start and completion dates; value; name of the Client;
Certificates issued by the Client for good completion of the assignment; funding source; objectives
and brief narrative description of the project, functions and tasks carried out, including applicable
national and/or international codes and standards.
The procurement of the services will be subject to the Council of Europe Development Bank’s Guidelines for
Procurement of Supplies, Works and Services, September 2011, and will be open to consultants from any country.
Consultant’s Expressions of Interest must be delivered to the address below by May 13, 2016, 13:00 hrs.
Expressions of Interest should not exceed a maximum of 25 pages. 1 original and 1 copy of the above
information, in English, should be submitted to the Client in an envelope marked Expression of Interest for:
Design Services for Urban Requalification in Dhermi and Vuno villages, Himara Municipality. Restoration in
the old villages of Dhermi and Vuno (roads, sidewalks, squares, facades of traditional houses, public
Address for delivery:
Albanian Development Fund
Attn: Ms. Manjola Dhamo
Rr. “Sami Frasheri”, Nr. 10,