General Procurement Notice: Invitation for Project Presentation

Calea Ferata din Moldova (CFM, Moldovan Railways) intends using the proceeds of the loans from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the European Investment Bank for a project to conduct rehabilitation of ca 250 km railway section Bender-Basarabeasca-Etulia-Giurgiulesti.


Tendering for this railway section infrastructure rehabilitation is planned to be based on Design and Built by the Contractor arrangements and is expected to start in Q3 of 2018.


CFM hereby invites the interested companies who are qualified in the design and built of such works to attend a project presentation at which CFM is going to present the procurement and implementation strategy and collect the views of the prospective tenderers.


The presentation is planned for 8:00 on 20th June 2018 in CFM premises. The site visit is planned to start immediately after the presentation. The railway inspection will be done going firstly on the route Chisinau-Bender-Basarabeasca-Etulia on the CFMs autonomous railway car, then by road to Giurgiulesti station, bypassing the territory of Ukraine (please note you need to be prepared for passport control procedure and have all necessary visas). The site visit will start from the Chisinau Central Railway Station, the attendants have to arrange their own transport to get there from CFM office.


The presentation and further communication will be delivered in English language with the translation to Russian.


Given the limited space in the autonomous railway car please make sure you register for the event to guarantee a place in the site visit. The contact details are below.


Contracts to be financed with the proceeds of the loans from the Banks will be subject to the EBRD's Procurement Policies and Rules and will be open to firms from any country. The proceeds of the Bank's loan will not be used for the purpose of any payment to persons or entities, of for any import of goods, if such payment or import is prohibited by a decision of the United Nations Security Council taken under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations or under a law of official regulation of the Purchaser's country.

Tendering for this project will be conducted by e-procurement using the EBRD Client E-Procurement Portal (ECEPP). Interested suppliers, contractors and consultants should register on ECEPP in order to receive notifications via this link:


The applicable procurement rules are the Banks Procurement Policies and Rules (PP&R) which can be located at:


Interested contractors should contact:

Levitskaia Elena

Calea Ferata din Moldova (CFM)

Vlaicu Pircalab 48, Chisinau, MD2012, Moldova

Tel. +373 (22) 83-46-20