The Information and Communications Technology Office (ICT Office) – Integrated Government Philippines Project (iGovPhil), through the 2015 eGovernment (eGov) Fund, intends to apply the sum of Twenty-One Million Pesos (P21,000,00.00) being the Approved Budget for the Contract (ABC) for the Supply and Delivery of Micro-Trenching Machines:

Description Qty Total ABC P (VAT Inclusive) Bid Security: Bid Securing Declaration OR Casher’s / Manager’s Check equivalent to at least 2% of the ABC (P) Cost/Price of Bid Documents (cash Payment only) (P)
Supply and Delivery of Micro-Trenching Machines 1 Lot 21,000,00.00 420,000.00 25,000.00

*Only those issued and confirmed by a local universal or commercial bank

Bids received in excess of the ABC shall automatically be rejected at the Bid Opening. Late Bids shall not be accepted.

The ICT Office now invites bids from authorized Philippine suppliers, distributors, and dealers for the Supply and Delivery of Micro-Trenching Machines.

Delivery place and delivery period:

Delivery Place Delivery Period
iGovPhil Project, ICT Office, C.P. Garcia Avenue, UP Diliman, Quezon City Within ninety (90) calendar days after issuance of Notice to Proceed

A prospective Bidder should have completed within the last five (5) years from the date of submission and receipt of bids at least one (1) single contract of similar nature amounting to at least fifty percent (50%) of the ABC.

For this project, “similar in nature” shall mean ICT equipment.

Open competitive bidding procedures will be conducted using a non-discretionary “pass/fail” criterion as specified in the Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of Republic Act (R.A.) 9184, otherwise known as the “Government Procurement Reform Act.” All particulars relative to this bidding, including Eligibility Checking, Bid Security, Evaluation, and Post-Qualification Procedures and Award of Contract, shall be governed by R.A.9184 and its Revised IRR.

The Invitation to Bid and Bidding Documents may be downloaded from the website of the Philippine Government Electronic Procurement System (PhilGEPS), ICT Office Website (, and iGovPhil Project Website (

The complete set of Bidding Documents may be acquired by interested bidders upon payment of a nonrefundable fee as indicated above. The Bidding Documents shall be received personally by the prospective Bidder or its duly authorized representative upon presentation of proper identification document.

For purposes of having a legal personality to raise or submit written queries or clarifications in the Pre-Bid Conference relative to this bid project, Bidder must first pay the nonrefundable fee for the Bidding Documents on or before the date of the Pre-Bid Conference.

Bidders who bought the bidding documents during the first failed public bidding, shall no longer be required to buy the bidding documents should they decide to participate in the second public bidding for the same project.

For the Pre-Bid Conference, bidders are encouraged to send their authorized technical representatives or personnel who are familiar with the bid requirements and will prepare the documents for the bidder.

The Schedule of Bidding Activities shall be as follows:

Activities Time Venue
Sale and Issuance of Bid Documents From August 17, 2015, 9 AM to September 4, 2015, 12 Noon iGovPhil Project, ICT Office C.P. Garcia Avenue, UP Diliman Quezon City
Pre-Bid Conference August 24, 2015, 10 AM Room 305, ICT Office, C.P. Garcia Avenue, UP Diliman, Quezon City
Submission of Bids September 4, 2015, 12 Noon Lobby, ICT Office, C.P. Garcia Avenue, UP Diliman, Quezon City
Opening of Bids September 4, 2015, 3 PM Room 305, ICT Office, C.P. Garcia Avenue, UP Diliman, Quezon City

Interested bidders may obtain further information from the BAC4IGOV Secretariat c/o Jennifer C. Pacatang at the ICT Office, C.P. Garcia Avenue, UP Diliman, Quezon City, from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM only, Mondays to Fridays starting August 17, 2015 at telephone number +63-2-920-0101 local 2631. However, any queries relative to the contents of the bid documents and the project requirements can only be made by suppliers who purchased the bid documents not later than ten (10) calendar days prior to the Submission and Opening of Bids.

The ICT Office reserves the right to waive any formality in the responses to the eligibility requirements and to this invitation. The ICT Office further reserves the right to accept or reject any bid, to annul the bidding process, and to reject all bids at any time prior to contract award, and makes no assurance that contract shall be entered into as a result of this invitation, without thereby incurring any liability to the affected bidder or bidders.

To download this bidding document, click on the link below:

INVITATION TO BID – Supply and Delivery of Micro-Trenching Machines (Rebid)

For further information, please refer to:

BAC4IGOV Secretariat
Information and Communications Technology Office
Carlos P. Garcia Avenue, UP Diliman, Quezon City
Tel. No. 920-7420 or 920-0101 local 2631
Fax. No. 920-7447
Web: and