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MBABANE – Inyatsi Construction (Pty) Ltd has been enlisted as the best evaluated tenderer to be awarded the Ministry of Public Works and Transport tender.

This was revealed by the Eswatini Public Procurement Regulatory Agency (ESPPRA) in their website. The tender was awarded to the company on Wednesday and they are expected to begin executing it after a period of 10 working days. The proposed contract price by Inyatsi construction (Pty) Ltd for the tender was E27 300 263.40. According to the regulator, the Ministry of Public works and Transport was looking for a contractor to construct the Siphambanweni-Nsalitje Road.


There were only two companies who bid for the tender as Inyatsi Construction (Pty) Ltd was competing with Stefanutti Stocks (Pty) Ltd. Both companies when evaluated scored below 90 per cent but Stefanutti Stocks (Pty) Ltd was rank second and recorded a slightly lower evaluated price when compared to Inyatsi construction (Pty) Ltd.
Inyatsi construction (Pty) Ltd recorded E27 300 263.40 while Stefanutti Stocks (Pty) Ltd scored E22 534 751.47. It was further indicated that Stefanutti Stocks (Pty) Ltd technical score was 80.4 per cent and Inyatsi construction (Pty) Ltd recorded 89.2 per cent.


Worth noting, in the past month, construction companies based in the country have acquired over more than 20 tenders, which were afore granted to companies based abroad. Companies like Quarry (Pty) LTD were enlisted as the best evaluated tenderer to be granted the over E2 million Eswatini Water Service Cooperation (EWSC) tender.
This is in line with the provision and procurement of tenders in the Public Procurement Regulations which states that local companies will be granted preferences in the evaluation of tenders in public procurement.

  Ministry of Public Works and Transport was the procuring entity for the tender which was approved by the authority of the board. ESPPRA requested the unsuccessful bidder to submit an application for review with the agency within 10 working days. “All tenderers who submitted bids are hereby notified that a period of 10 working days is hereby allowed for submission of any application for review,” said ESPPRA. The agency also mentioned that the tender does not constitute a contract.   

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