Senior EPC Professional - LPG sector - Tender Information

This postqualification for consulting services will be guided by the latest version of the „Guidelines for the Assignment of Consultants in Financial Cooperation with Partner Countries“ (refer to the homepage of KfW Development Bank It is foreseen to assign the services to an independent individual senior consultant with proven experience in the respective countries and the LPG industry. Further information will be made available by the Tender Agent to interested parties under the following address: upon request.

Description: Seeking senior EPC professional with infrastructure project development experience in midstream and downstream LPG, to be lead consultant for technical and operational planning of major LPG projects in selected African countries. Project areas may include import terminals, bulk storage and filling plants, cylinder acquisition/ manufacture/ recertification, logistics and distribution systems. 12 month initial engagement.

Country: Africa - Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya

Project measures: The Clean Cooking for Africa Program promotes the transition from solid fuel cooking towards clean, safe, modern cooking using LPG in African countries. To achieve this goal, Country-Specific Implementation and Investment Plans shall be created and implemented in the project countries Cameroon, Kenya, and Ghana.

Requested Consultant services: The requested services of the individual (no firms!) international consultant comprise, as the case may be: (1) working with relevant project co-sponsors and stakeholders, for each investment project defined in the national Master Plan, define and document the pre-EPC technical aspects, (2) Develop technical plans for predefined projects in Cameroon and either Kenya or Ghana including e.g. guidance from a technical perspective to the relevant project stakeholders for maximizing the implementability and safety of each project, (3) start work on the technical components of the Implementation and Investment Plan as determined by the PEA.

Reference documents:

GLPGP-Dalberg Impact Rationale and Country Prioritization_2012.pdf

KfW - LPG Consulting Engagement Guidelines Sep.2013.pdf

The Global LPG Partnership - Overview.pdf

ECA - Econometric analysis of potential LPG household cooking market in Ghana - Final Report 8 Feb 2017.pdf

Ghana LPG Working Group - Preliminary Report on the LPG Sector in Ghana 3 Mar 2014.pdf

WIVP Ghana Market Study Final Report June 2014.pdf

GLPGP-Dalberg Kenya LPG Market Assessment 4.Sep.2013.pdf


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