In the Road Infrastructure Agency (RIA) were opened the price bids for selection of contractors of the construction works for rehabilitation of 238 km second- and third-class roads included in the first phase of the Operational Program “Regions in Growth 2014 – 2020”. Most of the projects that will be financed by the European Regional Development Fund are in Northern Bulgaria – nearly 43 km from the Petrohan Pass, on the territory of Sofia district – road II-81, about 30 km from the second-class road II-29 Varna – Dobrich – Kardam, 21 km road II-49 Targovishte – Razgrad, 17.4 km from road III-1002 Vratsa – Ledenika cave, 27 km from road II-44 Sevlievo – Gabrovo, nearly 12 km from II-35 Pleven – Lovech, 10 km from road II-86 Plovdiv – Asenovgrad and others.
The estimated value of the public procurement for construction is BGN 151 891 834, VAT excluded and the term for implementation is 15 months. The tender is divided into 15 lots. The guiding criterion for evaluation of the bids is “Economically most advantageous tender”.
The envelopes with the price offers were opened by the committee conducting the tender procedure, in the presence of representatives of the candidates and the team of Stroitel Newspaper. A total 42 participants submitted proposals as contractors for the lots.
The price offers were opened in the assembly room of RIA in order of their receipt.