The Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine began accepting applications for the construction of the pavilion of Ukraine at the World EXPO 2020 Dubai, the United Arab Emirates.
Under the terms of the tender, the Ukrainian pavilion must be handed over with fine finish and all the necessary communications (electricity, water supply, etc.), as well as the arranged adjoining territory in accordance with the requirements of the EXPO 2020 Organizing Committee.
Ukrainian and foreign companies of all forms of ownership can apply for participation in the tender if they meet the following qualification criteria:
• documented experience in the construction of at least one national pavilion in the framework of the World Expositions: in Shanghai (2010), Milan (2015) or the construction of a pavilion at International Exhibitions under the auspices of the Bureau of International Expositions: in Yeosu (2012) and Astana (2017), or the valid concluded contracts for the construction of national pavilions of other participating countries within the framework of EXPO 2020, including, construction and installation activities. The contractor must also provide copies of the contracts;
• availability of appropriately qualified personnel with the necessary skills and expertise, as well as all necessary permits and licenses in accordance with the legislation of the UAE: project consultant, project design consultant, supervisor, architect;
• availability of appropriate licenses and permits for construction operations in accordance with UAE legislation issued by the public authorities of Dubai: a document confirming qualifications; a document confirming qualification regarding energy and water supply; commercial license; professional license;
• an electronic bank guarantee of $ 27,000 issued by a bank whose rating, according to the classification of one of the world's leading rating companies (Fitch IBCA, Standard & Poor's, Moody's), meets the requirements of topnotch banks.
Under the terms of the contract, the contractor who will carry out construction work should complete the construction of the pavilion of Ukraine in accordance with the requirements of the EXPO 2020 Organizing Committee not later than October 19, 2019.
Expo-2020 SE, acting as a customer of construction work, together with the contractor, regularly inspects the sites and monitors progress on the construction site.
Applications can be submitted through Prozorro by March 18.