Construction Development Board

Promotion of capacity of the local construction industry

Posted on 2nd June, 2009

27 Feb 2009


In the Royal Government's further endeavor to boost the avenue for promotion of capacity of the local construction industry, the Project Dantak, based on our request has kindly agreed to engage as many competitive Bhutanese Contractors and Equipment Suppliers as feasible, in its on-going expansion/surfacing works of National Highways viz. Phuentsholing - Thimphu and Samdrupjongkhar - Trashigang.     Therefore, National Contractors and Equipment Suppliers are urged to take this opportunity being offered by the Dantak by submitting applications for issue of tender documents.  The Firms interested to take part are however required to fulfill the selection criteria while issuing tenders in the following capabilities:  

(a)          Financial capability of the contractor.

(b)          Holding of equipments required for completing the work.

(c)           Past Experience of contractors on similar works.   

Further, Bhutanese Contractors and Equipment Suppliers are requested to kindly note that the Project Dantak has agreed to invite Bhutanese Contractors in its Phase - III Works which is poised to start any time soon.  The Project has also huge requirement of various size stone aggregates for widening of Samdrupjongkhar - Trashigang Road.   

Therefore, those aspiring Bhutanese Contractors keen to work with Dantak are requested to prepare themselves for the up-coming Dantak Works and get in touch with