Announcement for the second time

Consulting Services for Soil Survey and Soil Maps in Palestine and Jordan

Expression of Interest 01EoI/2019/PWEG

Palestinian Wastewater Engineers Group “PWEG” is a technical NGO working in Palestine and the region intends to have the services of qualified consultant organization on the project “Mediterranean Integrated System for Water Supply” (MEDISS); interested companies/organizations are invited to respond to the attached Expression of Interest (EoI) to the following email address: no later than 10/2/2020.

PWEG will short list up to 6 applications who will be invited to submit full technical and financial proposal.

For more information related to MEDISS project, please refer to the following link:

Consulting Services

Consulting Services for Soil Survey and Soil Maps in Palestine and Jordan

Expression of Interest 01EoI/2019/PWEG

Palestinian Wastewater Engineers Group (PWEG) has been awarded as a Lead Partner (LP) the implementation of the project Mediterranean Integrated System for Water Supply (MEDISS), this project funded by the European Union and managed by Region Sardinia (Italy), project addresses the issue of improving the quality of saline groundwater present in the MED area opening up alternative irrigation for higher quality and more diversified cultivations. According to the features and specific needs of the partner areas, Palestine (Jordan Valley), Jordan (Aqaba Governorate), Italy (Arborea) and Tunisia (Gabes), MEDISS tests innovative solutions in use of treated wastewaters (TWW) and desalination of brackish water:  i) blending of  TWW with fresh wadi water and brackish groundwater (PA); ii) reverse osmosis (RO) desalination with innovative long lasting membrane and PV energy (JO); iii) prototype ammonia stripping plant for fertilization (IT), iv) tertiary treatment with innovative filter bed (TN). 

The project foresees the preparation of soil surveys and soil maps both in the Jordan and Araba Valleys respectively in Palestine and Jordan. The service includes but not limited to a basic soil survey of the 2 areas (400 ha in Palestine, 400 ha in Jordan). The soil study will involve a series of activities, both of desk and in the field (information and data collection, photo-interpretation, soil field survey, soil samples collection, soil lab analyses, soil's water balance computation, data reporting). The soil study results will provide information necessary for a correct approach for managing water and agricultural resources, soil monitoring during the implementation phase of the project, Agronomic study.  

PWEG hereby invites applicants to show their interest in delivering services having to do with soil survey and soil mapping in the Jordan and Araba Valleys.

This expression of interest is open for consulting firms and organizations having experience in soil surveys and soil mapping.  

The applicant shall present only one application either in its own name or as a member of a Joint Venture (JV). If an Applicant (including any JV member) submits or participates in more than one application, those applications shall be rejected. However, the same sub consultant may participate in several applications.

If the applicant is a JV, the Expression of Interest must include:  

In the absence of this document, the other members will be considered as subconsultants.

Experiences and qualifications of the sub consultants will not be taken into consideration in the evaluation of the application.

Interested applicants must provide information evidencing that they are qualified and experienced to perform those services. For that purpose, documented evidence of recent and similar services shall

be submitted. The number of similar experiences presented in the expression of interest is strictly limited to 10 (for single consultant or JV). Beyond 10, additional experiences will not be analyzed.

Determination of the similarity of the experiences will be based on:

PWEG will also take into account in the evaluation of the applications the following items:

Expression of interest should not exceed 60 pages maximum.

Among the shortlisted applications PWEG will short list a maximum of 6 (six) applicants, to whom the request for proposal to carry out the services shall be sent.

The expression of interest shall be sent to the attention of Ms. Amal Orabi at the E Mail address below no later than February 10th 2020 at 12:00 pm local time.


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