Modernizing Water Transport in Alappuzha Canals – Phase I



(A Government of Kerala Undertaking)

PQ TENDER NO KIIDC/ 199/ 2017-18 dated 28.09.2017.



Pre Qualification bids are invited for the work detailed below from the Registered Bidders of Kerala PWD/Central PWD/Other Central or State Government Departments/State or Central Public Sector Undertakings etc who have successfully completed at least one work costing more than 40% (Forty percentage) of the estimated cost of the work within the last five years. A certificate to this effect from the agreement executing authority of the completed work shall invariably be submitted along with the tender documents failing which the tenders will not be accepted. The certificate should contain the details such as name of work, agreement number, date of start and completion as per agreement, completed amount of work etc.


1 Name of Work Modernizing Water Transport in Alappuzha Canals – Phase I (Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C, Appendix D and Appendix E).
2 Location of Work  Ambalappuzha & Cherthala Taluk in Alappuzha District.
3 Estimated Cost of the Work Rs. 38,98,32,121.00
4 Brief description of work Canal Cleaning, desilting  side protection and construction of box culverts
5 Bidding procedure  two stage
6 Bid Security Rs. 5,00,000/-
7 Bid submission fee(tender fee) Rs.16,800.00
8 Period of completion 12 months
9 Classification of Bidder A Class
10 Last date and time for submission of bids 4.00 PM on 24.10.2017
11 Pre Bid meeting – Date, time and place 19.10.2017 at 11 am at the office of the MD, KIIDC at Thiruvananthapuram.
12 Date and time of opening of Technical Bid 12.00 noon of 28.10.2017


Bid documents including the Bill of Quantities (BoQ) can be downloaded free of cost from the e- Government Procurement (e-GP) Website All bid documents are to be submitted online only and in the designated cover(s)/ envelope(s) on the e-GP website. Tenders/ bids shall be accepted only through online mode on the e-GP website and no manual submission of the same shall be entertained. Late tenders will not be accepted. A bid submission fee shall be remitted online during the time of bid submission.

The hard copies of certificates and documents, as detailed in clause 4.4 of Part-I Instructions to the Bidders, shall be submitted subsequently after online submission of bids in a separate cover by registered post/speed post before the date and time of opening of technical bid. Price Bid shall only be submitted through online. Details regarding remittance of Bid Submission Fee, Bid Security, Bid preparation and submission are mentioned in the bid document.

The technical bids shall be opened online on 28.10.2017    at 12.00 noon at         the            office of the Managing Director, Kerala Irrigation infrastructure Development Corporation limited in the presence of the Bidders / their authorized representatives who wish to attend at the above address. If the tender opening date happens to be on a holiday or non­working day due to any other valid reason, the tender opening process will be done on the next working day at same time and place. The technical bids submitted by the Bidders will be evaluated as per the terms and conditions set out in the bid document for pre-qualification and the price bid of only the pre-qualified Bidders shall be opened. The date and time of opening of the Price bid will be intimated by e- mail to the Bidders who are Pre-qualified after evaluation of Technical Bids and will be published on the notice board at the office of the Tender Inviting Authority.

Online Tenders/ bids are to be accompanied by a scanned image of the preliminary agreement executed in Kerala stamp paper worth Rs.200/-. Tenders/ bids received online without the details mentioned in clause 4.4 of Part-I Instructions to the Bidders will not be considered and shall be summarily rejected.

More details can be had from the NIT or Office of the Managing Director, Kerala Irrigation infrastructure Development Corporation limited during working hours.

All other existing conditions related to bidding in force in the Kerala Public Works Department will be applicable in this tender also unless expressly defined in the bidding document. The Tender Inviting Authority/Employer shall not be responsible for any failure, malfunction or breakdown of the electronic system while downloading or uploading the documents by the Bidder during the e-procurement process.

Details required for e-payment (Details of bank account having core banking facility and e­mail address of the contractor) shall be furnished along with the tender. Tenders not accompanied by these details will be rejected. All subsequent Government orders connected to tenders and any revision in the rates of taxes would also be applicable to this tender.

The Managing Director, Kerala Irrigation infrastructure Development Corporation limited reserves the right to accept or reject any or all tenders without assigning any reason thereof.



Managing Director,

Kerala Irrigation infrastructure Development Corporation limited