Bulgartransgaz EAD opened the price offers for the selection of a contractor for the construction of two compressor stations

Today, 2 August 2019 at 10:00 am in Bulgartransgaz EAD headquarters a public meeting was held where price offers were opened within the framework of the public procurement entitled “Investment design, procurement of the necessary materials and equipment, construction and commissioning of Stage CS Rasovo and Stage CS Nova Provadia to site Expansion of Bulgartransgaz EAD gas transmission infrastructure parallel to the north (main) gas pipeline to the Bulgarian-Serbian border” under Ref. No. 190-038.

Two associations submitted tenders in the procedure:

 - DZZD Rasovo-Provadia CS with participants in the association KLIMATRONIK EOOD, ZAO ALVORA, TOV POLTAVASPETSMONTAZH and TEK-QUATRO AD

and

- DZZD FERROSTAAL BALKANGAZ with participants in the association FERROSTAAL INDUSTRIEANLAGEN GMBH, Glavbolgarstroy AD and Glavbolgarstroy International AD.

Both offers submitted by the participants meet the requirements of the Contracting Authority specified in the participation documentation and the Commission has also carried out an assessment under other parameters of the Overall Assessment Methodology different from the price parameters.

The lowest total price offered for procurement subject implementation is submitted by the participant DZZD FERROSTAAL BALKANGAZ and amounts to EUR 179 377 777.00 (one hundred seventy-nine million three hundred seventy-seven thousand seven hundred seventy-seven) excluding VAT.

The price offered by the participant DZZD Rasovo-Provadia CS amounts to BGN 369 094 882.05 (three hundred sixty-nine million ninety-four thousand eight hundred eighty-two levs point 05) excluding VAT.

The Committee for the conduct of the procedure will examine the price offers and the enclosures thereto on a closed-door meeting with a view to assess whether they are in compliance with the requirements of the Contracting Authority.


The commission will prepare a report on the results of its work to the Contracting Authority.

The most economically advantageous offer will be determined based on the selected award criterion “optimal correlation quality/price" according to objective indicators, including execution deadlines, indicator related to the gas turbine engine operation, price parameters and rate of cost increase related to the deferred payment.

The estimate amount of the procurement amounts to BGN 351 635 657.46, excluding VAT (three hundred and fifty-one million six hundred thirty-five thousand six hundred and fifty-seven BGN and forty-six).

Bulgartransgaz EAD by conducting the procedure, complies with its obligations according to the updated Energy Strategy of the Republic of Bulgaria, under the new Section VII “Ensuring security of supplies, providing a liquid and competitive natural gas market and gas infrastructure development”.

The implementation of the procurement aims to enhance the security of gas supplies to the country and the South-East Europe region and to strengthen the role of Bulgaria as a transit centre in the European Union.