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Procurement Review

GPCL has won, in the face of international competition, major consultancy assignments, inter-alia, in conducting Independent Procurement Review (IPR) of multilaterally funded projects spread across the globe.

GPCL is perhaps the only company from India that has proven expertise in providing procurement related advisory and auditing services for multilateral funded projects in developing countries. Some of the major assignments carried out by GPCL are highlighted below.

Europe and Central Asia

Albania  

GPCL was commissioned by the World Bank, on a sole source basis, to carry out in Albania an Independent Procurement Review of four projects related to Health, Roads, and Community Development.



Albania

Community Works Project

Armenia  

The World Bank directly appointed GPCL to undertake the Independent Procurement Review of contracts selected from three projects in Armenia in the Power, Irrigation and Social Development sectors.



armenia

Transport Rehabilitation Project, Georgia

Azerbaijan  

GPCL was appointed by the World Bank, to carry out in Azerbaijan an Independent Procurement Review from six projects related to Agriculture, Highways, Irrigation, and Water Supply sectors.



Large Walking Drag Liners in operation at Mam Mul Mugan Collector Drains Site

Bosnia & Herzegovina  

GPCL was appointed by the World Bank to carry out an Independent Procurement Review in Bosnia from Water Supply, Health, Education, Export Facilitation and Pilot Emergency Redeployment Projects.



Project Implementation Team for Mostar Water Supply Project in Bosnia

Croatia  

GPCL was assigned the task of conducting an Independent Procurement Review in Croatia of three World Bank funded projects related to Health, Emergency Transport and De-mining.

GPCL subsequently also conducted a rapid Independent Procurement Review on behalf of the World Bank of four Bank financed projects in Croatia in sectors such as Infrastructure, Cadastre, and Health.



Croatia

Mr. Ilyas Butt, Bank’s Coordinator, jointly inspecting Medical Equipment in Koprivnica Pilot Hospital

Georgia  

The World Bank directly appointed GPCL for conducting an Independent Procurement Review in Georgia of contracts selected from two projects in the Transportation and Municipal Infrastructure sectors.

GPCL’s expertise in conducting Independent Procurement Reviews led to its re-appointment in Georgia to conduct a rapid Independent Procurement Review of 12 Bank financed projects covering sectors such as Health, Education, Finance, Water Supply.



Rehabilitation of Zinvali Spillway under IDCDP

Kyrgyz Republic  

Ministry of Health, Kyrgyz Republic appointed GPCL to conduct Procurement Post Review for 3 financial years for the World Bank funded Health and Social Protection (Sector Wise Approach) Project for the year 2012-2014.



Oxygenators procured at Scientific Research Institute of Heart Surgery and Organs Transplantation – Bishkek

Moldova  

GPCL was assigned the task of conducting in Moldova an Independent Procurement Review, in six World Bank funded projects related to Social Investment / Protection, Energy, Health, Trade and Transportation sectors.



Poland  

GPCL was appointed by the World Bank to undertake in Poland an Independent Procurement Review from Power Transmission, Flood Emergency, Roads, Water Supply and Sanitation, and Health Services projects.



Poland

Auto Transformer for Power Transmission Project in Poland

Romania  

The World Bank invited GPCL to undertake an Independent Procurement Review exercise of five projects in Romania, covering the Agriculture, Finance, Mining, Trade and Transportation sectors.



Romania

Lab Equipment, Roads Project, Romania

Russia  

Duly considering GPCL’s earlier performance in Poland and Bosnia, the World Bank directly appointed GPCL to conduct an Independent Procurement Review of 5 projects in Russia covering Transportation, Health, Housing, Education and Financial Sectors.



Russia

X-Ray Equipment – Health Reform Pilot Project, Russia

TURKEY  

The World Bank appointed GPCL to carry out the Procurement Review of the Bursa Water Supply Project and the Agriculture Reform Implementation Project in Turkey.

GPCL returned to Turkey to conduct an Independent Procurement Review of six Bank financed projects in sectors such as Health, Power, Education, Environment, and Agriculture.



Power Substation Equipment procured under National Transmission Grid Project, Turkey

Uzbekistan  

GPCL deputed its Procurement Expert to Uzbekistan to assist SGS, Geneva, which was assigned an Independent Procurement Review of World Bank funded projects in Uzbekistan.



tajikistan  



Africa

Eritrea  

GPCL was commissioned by the World Bank to carry out an Independent Procurement Review of four Bank financed projects in Eritrea covering sectors such as Ports Rehabilitation, Health, Emergency Reconstruction, and Child Care.



Tug Boats procured under Ports Rehabilitation Project

Ghana  

The World Bank appointed GPCL, on a sole source basis, to carry out an Independent Procurement Review of six Bank financed projects in Ghana covering Agriculture, Education, Energy, Health, Roads and Water Supply sectors.



Ghana

Drilling of Borehole & Handpump Installation in Ejisu Juaben District

Kenya  

GPCL was selected by the National AIDS Control Council (NACC), Government of Kenya as the Procurement Monitoring Agency to review the procurement of goods, services and minor works carried out under the World Bank funded Total War Against AIDS (TOWA) project. The successful completion of Phase I of the assignment led to the second Phase, which has also been successfully accomplished.

GPCL was awarded a fresh assignment calling for the provision of similar services for the extended duration of the project.



Visit to one of the National Level beneficiaries in Nairobi

Malawi  

GPCL carried out the Independent Procurement Review of four World Bank financed projects in Malawi covering Education, Emergency, Privatization, and Transportation Sectors.

Also, National AIDS Commission (NAC), Malawi, selected GPCL, through an international competitive process, for conducting Procurement Post Review for the World Bank aided HIV/AIDS Response Project. Based on satisfactory performance GPCL was awarded this assignment for two more years.

GPCL was appointed by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST), Government of Malawi, to conduct Procurement Audit for the World Bank-financed Project to Improve Education Quality in Malawi (PIEQM) for three financial years.



Children at one of the Community Based Organizations near Blantyre (Malawi) supported by the Project



Nigeria  

GPCL carried out the Independent Procurement Review of five Bank financed projects in Nigeria involving review of sectors such as Community Development, Education, Energy and Privatization.

African Development Bank contracted the services of GPCL to carry out a comprehensive “Forensic Audit” (Technical, Procurement, Financial) of a US$ 75 million Water Supply Projects in EDO and Delta States in Nigeria.

Uganda  

GPCL and its local associates were appointed by Ministry of Local Government, Uganda, to undertake an Independent Procurement Review of contracts under the World Bank financed Second Local Government Development Program.

The World Bank appointed GPCL, through an international competitive process, to conduct an Independent Procurement Review of four Bank financed projects in Uganda in the Agriculture, Health, Finance and Transportation Sectors projects.

South & South East Asia

BANGLADESH  

GPCL was appointed by the World Bank through international competition, to carry out an Independent Procurement Review (IPR) of 4 Bank financed projects in Bangladesh.



Rural Roads in Narsingdi District under RTIP 2 project, Bangladesh

Cambodia  

The Ministry of Industry, Mines and Energy (MIME), Royal Government of Cambodia, appointed GPCL, through an international tendering process, as the Independent Procurement Compliance Auditor for review of procurement and contracting under the World Bank financed Cambodia Provincial and Peri-Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Project.



Water Treatment Plant at Neak Loeung constructed under CPPWS Project, Cambodia

India  

Over the last one and half decades, GPCL has been active in conducting several Procurement Reviews of projects in World Bank’s India portfolio. The assignment involved fiduciary review related to procurement and contracting, institutional procurement capacity, indicators of fraud and corruption and physical verification of the assets procured.

GPCL was also appointed by the World Bank to conduct an Independent Procurement Review of the Maharashtra Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project and the Empowerment and Poverty Reduction Project in Tamil Nadu.

GPCL was appointed by the World Bank through international competition, to carry out an Independent Procurement Review (IPR) of 6 Bank financed projects in India involving review of procurement and contracting and contract management practices against the applicable procedural framework.

Public Works Department, Government of Rajasthan, through competitive process appointed the joint venture led by GPCL to undertake the Financial and Procurement Audit covering three financial years for the World Bank aided Rajasthan Road Sector Modernization Project.

GPCL has conducted Procurement and Financial Management Review of two International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) funded Projects in India.







Indonesia  

Selected by the World Bank, GPCL carried out the Procurement Post Review and Financial Audit of 21 Bank financed projects spread across Indonesia covering sectors such as Health, Education, Environment, Transportation, Infrastructure, Fiscal Management, Water Resources.

As a sequel to the above assignment, the World Bank appointed GPCL to carry out a Procurement Post Review and Financial Audit of 11 Bank funded projects spread across Indonesia in various sectors.

As an extension to the Procurement Post Review contract, the World Bank appointed GPCL to carry out an Independent Procurement Review of two large Infrastructure projects which included Financial Audit as also field visits to report on quality related aspects.

The World Bank again appointed GPCL to carry out a Procurement Post Review and Financial Audit of 8 Bank funded projects spread across Indonesia in various sectors.



Hot Mix Plant mobilized at the site, EIRTP-2, Indonesia (IPR)

LAO PDR  

GPCL carried out the Procurement Post Review of the Third Highway Improvement Project and Luang Namtha Provincial Development Project.



Mongolia  

GPCL was appointed directly by the World Bank to carry out Post Review of contracts for two projects – Fiscal Technical Assistance Project and Private Sector Development Credit Project.



Workshop final under the PSDCP

NEPAL  

The World appointed GPCL to carry out an independent review of the World Bank funded Projects in the Health Sector in Nepal.

GPCL was again awarded by the World Bank to carry out an independent review of the World Bank funded Projects in the Health and Education Sector in Nepal.



X ray machine procured under Nepal Health Sector Program

Philippines  

SGS (Geneva) sought GPCL’s services to assist its task force based in Manila in reviewing the output generated on bid evaluation reports received from Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) on procurements made under Yen loan projects.



SRI LANKA  

The World Bank appointed GPCL to carry out an Independent Procurement Review of the World Bank funded Transport Sector Projects in Sri Lanka.



Road Maintenance Machine procured under the Provincial Road Project, Sri Lanka


Middle East

Iran  

GPCL was commissioned to conduct Procurement Post Review of three World Bank financed projects in the Water Supply and Sanitation Sector spread across five cities in Iran.

GPCL was again awarded Procurement Post Review of two World Bank financed projects in Iran in the Health and Environment Management Sector.






South America

Guyana  

Against international competition, GPCL was awarded a consultancy contract by Civil Defence Commission, Guyana, to carry out biannual Technical and Procurement audit over a period of three years, in reviewing the Procurement performance of the agencies implementing the World Bank aided El Nino Emergency Assistance Project in Guyana.



View of Swift Structure, El Nino Emergency Project, Guyana

View of Swift Structure, El Nino Emergency Project, Guyana


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