SECOND STATE STATISTICAL SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT PROJECT
Loan No.: 4867-RU
Contract Title: Development of an information system of collecting "Big Data" (Big data) from various sources for their use in calculations of consumer price index and statistics of trade
Reference No.: ST2/1/B.19.b
The Russian Federation has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Second State Statistical System Development Project, and it intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for Development of an information system of collecting "Big Data" (Big data) from various sources for their use in calculations of consumer price index and statistics of trade.
The Foundation “Bureau of Economic Analysis” (hereinafter BEA) serves as the implementing agency for the Project and now invites sealed bids from eligible Bidders for Development of an information system of collecting "Big Data" (Big data) from various sources for their use in calculations of consumer price index and statistics of trade. The outcome of the work should be the establishment of a system for collecting and processing cash register data using technologies for big data processing (ISBD).
The Supplier shall fulfill the following tasks:
1) to conduct a survey of the automation object;
2) to establish ISBD:
− designing ISBD;
− supply of hardware and basic software for ISBD;
− developing special software for ISBD;
− conducting preliminary testing;
− conducting pilot operation;
− finalizing ISBD following the pilot operation;
− conducting acceptance testing.
3) to train the Consignee’s staff how to operate ISBD;
4) to implement ISBD;
5) to provide warranty services.
Contract duration – 32 weeks. In view of the closing date of the STASYS-2 project, all work under the Contract (except for the Warranty Service for the ISBD and Technical Support) shall be completed no later than December 30, 2021.
Bidding will be conducted through the International Competitive Bidding procedures as specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines, edition of May 2004, revised October 2006 and October 2010 (“Procurement Guidelines”), and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Guidelines, that meet the following minimum qualification criteria:
a) Financial Capabilities
The Bidder’s average annual turnover (a single firm or a joint venture/consortium) shall be not less than USD 2 million for the last three (3) years (2017-2019).
If the Bidder is a joint venture, the average annual turnover of the responsible partner shall be at least equivalent of USD 1,5 million and the average annual turnover of the each other partner shall be at least equivalent of USD 0,5 million for the last three (3) years (2017-2019).
The Bidder shall provide, as documentary evidence for the above information, copies of the auditor's conclusions for the above mentioned period or balance sheets certified by tax service of the Bidder's country (as a rule for the Russian companies).
b) Specific Experience with Similar Projects
The Bidder shall confirm his successful experience (as a single bidder or a partner in charge of joint venture) in implementation of at least 1 contract for the amount not less than equivalent of USD 1,5 million for the last five (5) years (2015-2019) for development of software for processing and using of “Big Data”.
c) Technical (organizational) Capacities
The Bidder or its authorized subcontractor(s) must (are) have the ability to provide warranty service and technical support for the system under development. If the Bidder does not have an appropriate service center, he must submit a detailed plan of establishing of such service center.
Interested eligible bidders may obtain further information from Mr. Sergey Yu. Kirnos, Head of BEA Procurement Department, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or Kirnos.email@example.com
and inspect the bidding documents during office hours from 10.00 a.m. to 02.00 p.m Moscow time at the address given below.
A complete set of bidding documents in Russian and English languages may be purchased by interested eligible bidders upon the submission of a written application to the address below and upon payment of a nonrefundable fee of 7700.00 Russian Rubles (no VAT is charged) or USD 100.00. The method of payment will be direct transfer to the following accounts:
- for payment in Russian Rubles:
Beneficiary: Interregional Operation Department of Russian Federal Treasury (Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation)
Beneficiary Bank: Operations department of the Bank of Russia, Moscow 701
Beneficiary Bank BIC: 044501002
Beneficiary Account: 40101810500000001901
KBK 092 1 10 07000 01 6000 110
(please indicate: non-refundable fee of bidders under the loan No. 4867-RU, Package No. ST2/1/B.19.b; VAT exempt);
- for payment in USD:
Beneficiary: MEZREGIONALNOE OPERACIONNOE UFK,
Beneficiary Bank: CENTRAL BANK OF RUSSIAN FEDERATION MOSCOW RU (CBRFRUMM)
Beneficiary Account: 40105840300000002901
Beneficiary Bank Account: 0011907227
Intermediary Bank: JPMORGAN CHASE BANK N.A., NEW YORK (CHASUS33)
Details of Payment: KBK 092 1 10 07000 01 6000 110
(please indicate: non-refundable fee of bidders under the loan No. No. 4867-RU, Package No. ST2/1/B.19.b; VAT exempt).
The document will be sent by airmail for overseas delivery and surface mail for local delivery.
Bids must be delivered to the address below on or before 14:00 Moscow time February 24, 2021. Electronic bidding will not be permitted. Late bids will be rejected. Bids will be publicly opened in the presence of the bidders’ designated representatives and anyone who choose to attend at the address below on 14:00 Moscow time February 24, 2021.
All bids must be accompanied by a bid security of USD 30,000.00 or an equivalent amount in the currency of Bid, or any other foreign currency, or in Russian Rubles.
The address referred to above is:
Foundation “Bureau of Economic Analysis”
Second State Statistical System Development Project
Attn. Mr. Sergey Yu. Kirnos, Head of Procurement Department
27, bld 3, Zoubovsky blvd, Moscow, 119021, Russia
Tel: (+7-495) 937-6750
Fax: (+7 495) 937 6753
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Web site: www.beafnd.org/en/