CRR (Central Ring Road), Startup Facility No. 1 : Opening of Envelopes with Expressions of Interest

At the meeting held on April 11 the Bid Committee for the Open Bidding Process for the Right to Enter into a Long-Term Investment Agreement on the Construction, Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul of CRR, Startup Facility (Construction Stage) No. 1, Construction Section 1 (the First Construction Phase) opened the envelopes with the Expressions of Interest received from the Bidders. By the date of expiry of the term for submitting the Expressions of Interest the Bidders had submitted three Expressions of Interest.

The Expressions of Interest were submitted by:

1.    CJSC CROCUS INTERNATIONAL
In its Bid Proposal CJSC Crocus International proposed the following project implementation conditions under the Bid criteria (sub-criteria):
Cost of the Agreement Object Construction: RUB 47,206,831,711.88, inclusive of VAT.
The Sum of Base Annual Operation Payments in the Operation Stage: RUB 6,125,884,700, excluding VAT;
Base Inflation Premium: 4,15%. 

2.    Investment and Financial Construction Corporation ARKS LLC
In its Bid Proposal Investment and Financial Construction Corporation ARKS LLC proposed the following project implementation conditions under the Bid criteria (sub-criteria):
Cost of the Agreement Object Construction: RUB 51,073,495,619, inclusive of VAT.
The Sum of Base Annual Operation Payments in the Operation Stage:
RUB 5,991,412,000, excluding VAT.
Base Inflation Premium: 4,52%.

3.    OOO Stroygazconsulting.
In its Bid Proposal OOO Stroygazconsulting proposed the following project implementation conditions under the Bid criteria (sub-criteria):
Cost of the Agreement Object Construction: RUB 48,883,433,948.04, inclusive of VAT.
The Sum of Base Annual Operation Payments in the Operation Stage: RUB 5,838,518,740, excluding VAT.
Base Inflation Premium: 1,5%.

The Bid Committee examined all the three Expressions of Interest. The Applicants’ representatives present at the meeting made no claims in relation to the procedure for opening of envelopes with the Expressions of Interest. The Bid results shall be evaluated not later than on April 30, 2014.

The Protocol of the Envelope Opening Procedure and the Expressions of Interest are available on the website of «RHW» SC