BCDA invites bidders for SCTEX maintenance project


Posted at Feb 25 2014 04:33 PM | Updated as of Feb 26 2014 12:36 AM

MANILA, Philippines - The Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) is inviting bidders for the P111.3 million heavy maintenance works project along the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX).

"We are inviting experienced and financially capable construction companies to submit bids for the 2014 Heavy Maintenance Works along the SCTEX,” BCDA President and CEO Arnel Paciano D. Casanova said in a statement.

Casanova said the project would consist of two programs of works - Lot 1 which involves asphalt pavement resurfacing, and Lot 2 which involves bridge revetment, slope and drainage repair.

The approved budget for Lot 1 is P98.94 million while Lot 2 is P12.45 million.

Regina Salve Lapuz, chairperson of Bids and Awards Committee, said prospective bidders must have a valid license for applicable category from the Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board (PCAB) for General Engineering on Roads, Highways, Pavements, Railways, Airport Horizontal Structures and Bridges. The PCAB license must be valid at the time of submission of the bid.

Interested bidders may purchase the bidding documents at the BCDA Corporate Center, 2nd Floor Bonifacio Technology Center, 31st Street corner 2nd Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City until March 17 for a non-refundable fee of P50,000 for Lot 1 and P25,000 for Lot 2.

A Pre-Bid Conference will be held on March 5, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. for Lot 1 and 12:00 pm for Lot 2 at the BCDA Corporate Center.

Deadline for submission of bids is on March 17, 2014 at 12:00 pm.