Supervision of Construction Works for Infrastructure Schemes in North Kosovo

Eptisa continues its operation in Kosovo with newly awarded EU project to improve social and economic infrastructure in municipalities of north

March 21 2016

The European Union has awarded Eptisa a new contract funded under the IPA 2013 Annual Programme part II and managed by the European Union Office in Kosovo aimed to supervise the construction works under the Infrastructure Schemes in North Kosovo.

The overall objective of the project is to support a more balanced regional development in Kosovo through improving social and economic infrastructure in municipalities of north Kosovo, providing improved conditions and better facilities to residents in order to improve the quality of life and economic development of municipalities, and to support the implementation of the Dialog. These objectives shall be achieved by the successful implementation of small to medium infrastructure projects, capacity building and training of staff in the municipalities.

More specifically, the purpose of this contract is to assume the function of Supervisor as is set out in PRAG Conditions and rules, during the implementation of the Works Contracts in three municipalities in the north of the country until the end of Defect Liability Period (issuing the Final Acceptance Certificate).

It is expected that the Consultant will achieve the following results:

  • Facilitate the implementation of the works contract(s) through effective supervision in order to ensure that the works are completed to contracted budget, time and quality and fully in accordance with all contractual provisions;
  • Ensure successful handing over of the schemes/projects to the Beneficiaries after issuing the Certificate of Provisional Acceptance;
  • Ensure through competent supervision that all defects are properly dealt with and remedied during the 12-month Defects Liability Period (warranty period);
  • Issuing of Certificates of Final Acceptance after expiry of the 12-month Defects Liability Period;
  • Provide monitoring and evaluation information on a regular basis to the Contracting Authority and relevant Beneficiaries/Municipalities;
  • A complete set of documentation and records are satisfactory maintained and filed.

The services include the technical assistance to the Contracting Authority on supervision of works (including defects liability period) for the implementation of three municipal infrastructures schemes in north Kosovo as follows:

  • Reconstruction of the regional road from Zubin Potok to the village Dren with planned implementation period of eight calendar months;
  • Construction of the sport hall in Zveçan/Zvečan with planned implementation period of twelve calendar months;
  • Construction of the Municipal Building in north Mitrovica with planned implementation period of twelve calendar months.

 
 Supervision of Construction Works for Infrastructure Schemes in North Kosovo