TRANSMISSION COMPANY OF NIGERIA (TCN)
NIGERIA TRANSMISSION EXPANSION PROJECT-1 (NTEP 1)
GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE
The Federal Government of Nigeria, on behalf of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has applied for financing to the amount of USD 200 Million (Two Hundred Million United States Dollars) from the African Development Bank (AfDB) toward the cost of the Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP-1) in the North-western, South-eastern and Southsouthern States.
It intends to apply part of the proceeds using Advance Contracting procedure to payments for Design, Manufacture, Supply, Installation & Commissioning of and Consultancy Services of transmission projects to be procured under this project.
The Advance Contracting under the projects comprises the following Contracts:
(i) Engineering design review and Supervision of Transmission Lines contracts.
(ii) Engineering design review and Supervision of Transmission Substation contracts
Procurement of contracts financed by the African Development Bank (AfDB) will be conducted
sing the Bank procurement methods and procedures as specified in the Operation Procurement
Manual for Procurement of Goods and Works and related services and Acquisition of Consultancy
Services under the Bank’s Procurement Policy Framework, October 2015 available on the Bank’s
financing and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Framework.
The Invitation for Prequalification notice for the works contracts will be published by 20 August
2019 in the United Nation Development Business (UNDB), AfDB and TCN websites and in a
local newspaper of wide circulation. The Request for Expression of Interests for the Consultancy services will be announced in the media as it becomes available. The financing and is open to all
eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Framework.