United Nations Support Office in Somalia
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
PROVISION OF LAUNDRY AND DRY CLEANING SERVICES IN SOMALIA
United Nations Support Office in Somalia (UNSOS) seeks expressions of interest from suitably qualified firms for the Provision of Laundry and Dry Cleaning Services in Somalia.
The successful Contractor will be expected to provide laundry services (washing, drying and ironing) and dry cleaning services to UN Staff members, contractors and entitled personnel (customers) who are deployed in the following locations in Somalia: Mogadishu, Baledogle, Dhobley, Baidoa, Belet Weyne, Jowhar, Kismaayo and any other location.
The estimated number of personnel is 600 in Mogadishu and 40 for each of the other locations. The estimated quantities of the various types of laundry are:
- Laundry (Individual staff to pay) – 8 kg per person per week.
- Beddings (Individual staff to pay) – 2kg per person per week.
- Housekeeping laundry (official) – 75 kg per week in Mogadishu and 15 kg each of the other locations.
- Kitchen and medical laundry (official) – 10 kg per day for Mogadishu and 5 kg per day for each of the other locations.
Dry Cleaning Services are only required on need basis in Mogadishu only. Based on future staffing in the other locations, the Contractor may undertake an assessment to establish viability of providing the services in the other locations.
The successful contractor will be expected to provide manpower, equipment and consumables while UNSOS will provide utilities.
The expression of interest form is available on UNPD Internet Site: http://www.un.org/depts/ptd/pdf/eoi13870.pdf or UNGM Portal: https://www.ungm.org/Public/Notice/57344.
Interested firms must complete the Vendor Response Form and Return it to the address below no later than 04:00 PM Nairobi local time on 5 June 2017: via (a) e-mail as PDF or (b):
The Chief Procurement Officer,
EOIUNSOS13870 Provision of Laundry and Dry Cleaning Services in Somalia
P.O. Box 67578 – 00200,
Email address: email@example.com and copy to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that this notice does not constitute a solicitation and UNSOS reserves the right to change or cancel this requirement at any time in the Expression of Interest/ bidding process. Companies/ Individuals short-listed as a result of this EOI will receive the invitation to bid for the sale by UNSOS. Queries on this EOI may be addressed to email@example.com.