The association of companies EPTA S.A. & PLANET S.A. contracted with the Solid Waste Management Corporation of the prefecture of Serres in order to provide consulting services for the project: Implementation of Waste Treatment Plant of the prefecture of Serres through Public Private Partnership (PPP). This PPP project involves the design, financing, construction, maintenance, and operation of the Waste Treatment Plant of the prefecture of Serres and is a part of the strategic plan (PESDA) of the Region of Central Macedonia. The proposed waste treatment unit will reach a total annual capacity of about 90,000 tons and is expected to be co-financed by public funding.
The consulting services already provided to the Contracting Authority comprise the following deliverables:
- Comparative Techno-economical Evaluation of Alternative Technological Scenarios
- Submission of project Proposal to the PPP Unit (EGSDIT) in order that the project be implemented as PPP under the provision of Law 3389/2005
- Application for Inclusion of the project under the provision of Law 3389/2005 to the IM PPP Committee (DESDIT) and approval of the financing and inclusion n the Program of Public Investments on the 06.03.2012.
- Submission of Tender Documents for the Tender Phase A (Pre-selection phase and Competitive Dialogue)
The consulting services that are to be delivered in sequence involve advisory services during the period of the Pre-selection phase and the Competitive Dialogue with the candidates, as well as consulting services for the preparation of the technical specifications for the construction and operation of the PPP project according to the requirements of the tender procedures of the Law 3389/2005
Through the implementation of the above PPP project, the Solid Waste Management Corporation of the prefecture of Serres aims at solving the problem of the waste management in the prefecture of Serres and in the same time creating new investment and employment opportunities.