Consulting Services for Organizational and Operational Support to GSE

Deadline: August 8, 2019 17.00 h (local time in Georgia)
Country: Georgia
BMZ No.2017 70 338
Ref.: International, open Tender for organizational and operational support to GSE (Accompanying Measure, Component I
Project Executing Agency: Georgian State Electrosystem (GSE)
Project measures:The Consultant shall provide Consulting services in the fields of market integration, organizational and operational support to prepare GSE for its upcoming tasks in a reformed Georgian electricity market which shall be made compliant with EU and Energy Community (EnC) legislation and regulations and aligned to the EU’s Third Energy Package. Knowledge and skills of GSE’s staff in FIDIC regulations shall be improved.

Requested Consultant services: The main areas to be addressed by the Project are currently identified to be:

  1. Preparation of GSE for its function as the TSO for Georgia
  2. Support in regional and international cooperation: AGIR, ENTSO-E and bilateral agreements
  3. Training / Study Program for capacity building of GSE staff

The time frame for implementation is indicated as 24 months.

The Consultant must demonstrate that he has suitably qualified and experienced experts among its key personnel, who have the appropriate level of academic and professional qualifications and experience gained in similar projects and countries to recognize and to deliver with respect to the requirements.

The Expression of Interest (pre-qualification) is subject to the regulations contained in the „Guidelines for the Procurement of Consulting Services, Works, Plant, Goods and Non- Consulting Services in Financial Cooperation with Partner Countries“ (see www.kfw-entwicklungsbank.de). The contract will be awarded to an independent Consultant firm with proven experience in the energy sector (esp. legislative and regulative matters) and the region and a minimum average annual turnover of EUR 1 million.

For further information, please contact the Tender Agent: exficon GmbH, Frankfurt am Main (tender@exficon.de).