26 January, 2016

6053 Airport Master Plan

Pacific Aviation investment Program

Due Date:

Job Description:

The Government of Samoa (GoS) and the Government of the Republic of Vanuatu (GoV) have received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Samoa Aviation Investment Project and Vanuatu Aviation Investment Project, and intend to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.

The consulting services (“the Services”) includes developing an Airport Master Plan encompassing 20-Year Strategic Infrastructure Plans for the airports managed by both AVL and SAA.  The Consultant will be required to approach this assignment in consideration of the importance of strategic planning and incorporate environmental, social, economic, operation and other technical aspects while maintaining compliance requirements of airport operations.  Consideration of implementation options and the potential for private sector involvement in investment and operations will also be required.  It is important that all outputs and reports delivered by the consultant shall be practical and designed for implementation by GoS and GoV, including identifying any infrastructure upgrades or other changes required to enable continued growth and development (aeronautical and on-aeronautical) of the airport considered.
The Implementing Agencies, Samoa Airports Authority and the Ministry of Finance and Economic Management, Vanuatu, now invites eligible consulting firms (“Consultants”) to indicate their interest in providing the Services. Interested Consultants should provide information demonstrating that they have the required qualifications and relevant experience to perform the Services.
The Expression of Interest should consist of documentary evidence clearly defining company profiles/core business descriptions, descriptions of similar assignments (at least three similar assignments should be detailed) and experience in similar conditions (developing countries in particular the Pacific Region). It may include qualifications of the Firm’s own Senior Management Staff relevant to the assignment. CVs are not required of proposed consultants. Shortlisted Firms will be invited to submit a Full Technical and Financial Proposal.

The attention of interested Consultants is drawn to paragraph 1.9 of the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants [under IBRD Loans and IDA Credits & Grants] by World Bank Borrowers Selection and Employment of Consultants January 2011 version (“Consultant Guidelines”), setting forth the World Bank’s policy on conflict of interest.

Consultants may associate with other firms in the form of a joint venture or a sub consultancy to enhance their qualifications.

  • Air transport sector policy and planning, including economic analysis and financing
  • The aviation industry and Pacific travel markets
  • The Pacific air transport regulatory environment
  • Airport master planning and development
  • Private sector participation in airport development and management
  • Working knowledge of the ICAO Convention and its Annexes
  • Experience in similar developing country contexts, particularly small island developing states.


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How To Apply:

Expressions of interest must be delivered in a written form to the address below (in person, or by mail, or by fax, or by e-mail) to the address provided. 

Contact Person:



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Attention:Henry ‘Aho, Procurement Officer
Ground Floor, TAL Building, Poutaha, Nuku’alofa, Tongatapu, Tonga



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