MOBIL PRODUCING NIGERIA UNLIMITED
AN EXXONMOBIL SUBSIDIARY
OPERATOR OF THE NNPC/MPN JOINT VENTURE
NIPEX TENDER OPPORTUNITY: PROVISION OF ONSHORE FABRICATION SERVICES FOR THE OFFSHORE PROJECTS ENABLING CONTRACTS (OPEC)
NIPEX TENDER NUMBER: 00000156
Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPN), operator of NNPC/MPN Joint Ventures plans to engage the services of competent and qualified firms for the provision of Onshore Fabrication Services for the Offshore Projects Enabling Contracts (OPEC).
The anticipated contract term is for a period of four (4) years with a one (1) year optional extension period.
2. SCOPE OF WORK
Tenders will be required to provide Onshore Fabrication services to support below-listed scope of work, but not limited to the following:
(A) Field Development Projects (Slots Add)
(a) Major structural modifications and sensitive demolition works which includes cellar deck modifications and supplementary cathodic protection
(b) Topsides process facilities work which includes tie-ins to production & test manifolds, flow lines hook-up and WHCP and accessories installation
(B) Pigging Facilities Upgrade
(a) Structural works to accommodate the horizontal barrels and incremental piping scope.
(b) Topsides process facilities suitable for intelligent pipeline surveys- Launcher/receiver barrels, valves etc.
(c) Upgrade piping/shutdown valves and facilities for operations and maintenance
(C) Gas Lift Projects
(a) Topsides process facilities work required to provide facilities to gas lift underperforming wells which includes installation of gas lift headers/manlfolds, installation of gas lift flow lines complete with metering facilities
(b) Installation of annulus depressurization lines
(D) Field Wide Piping replacement
(a) Replacement of vulnerable topside piping to prevent Unplanned Volume Loss (UVL) and extend life of topside piping at identified facilities
(E) Riser Repairs
(a) Address splash zone deterioration of gas and oil risers by cladding and/or replacing severely corroded sections
3. MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS
(A) To be eligible for this tender exercise, interested contractors are required to be prequalified in NIPEX category code 3.05.01: (Steel/ Piping/ Mechanical Services) in NipeX Joint Qualification Scheme (NJQS) database. All successfully prequalified suppliers in these categories will receive Invitation to Technical Tender (ITT).
(B) To determine if you are prequalified and view the product/service category you are listed for. Open www.nipex-ng.com and access NJQS with your log-in details, click on continue Joint Qualification Scheme tool, click check my supplier status and then click supplier product group.
(C) If you are not listed in a product/service category you are registered with DPR to do business, contact NipeX office at No. 8 Bayo Kuku Street, Ikoyi, Lagos, with your DPR certificate as evidence for verification and necessary update.
(D) To initiate the JQS prequalification process, access www.nipex-ng.com to download an application form, make necessary payments and contact NipeX office for further action.
4. NIGERIAN CONTENT
Company is committed to the development of the Nigerian Oil and Gas business in compliance with the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act 2010 (NOGICD Act) enacted by the Federal Government of Nigeria in April 2010.
As from the commencement of this Act, the minimum Nigerian Content in any project, service or product specification to be executed in the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry shall be consistent with the level set in the Schedule to the Act and any other targets as may be directed by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB).
MPNU requires their Contractors to comply with the Act, its attached Schedule and any applicable regulation developed by the NCDMB.
Nigerian Content (NC) in the Nigerian oil and gas industry is defined as:
“The quantum of composite value added to or created in the Nigerian economy by a systematic development of capacity and capabilities through the deliberate utilization of Nigerian human, material resources and services in the Nigerian oil and gas industry.”
“Nigerian company” is a company registered in Nigeria in accordance with the provisions of Companies and Allied Matters Act with not less than 51% equity shares by Nigerians.
Tenderers shall consider Nigerian content as an important element of their overall project development and management philosophy for project execution.
As part of their submissions, Tenderers shall:
(a) Provide a description of its committed infrastructure (asset, equipment, technical and administrative office(s), inspection tools, etc.) in Nigeria to support this contract and evidence that a minimum of 50% of all equipment/tools deployed to work by multinational and international companies are owned by the Nigerian subsidiary.
(b) Demonstrate that its entity is a Nigerian registered company, defined as a company registered in Nigeria in accordance with the provision of Company and Allied Matters Act. Provide details of its Ownership Structure. Submit certified true copies of CAC form (C02 and C07) including Memorandum and Article of Association. For Nigerian company in alliance with a foreign company or multinational, submit evidence of binding agreement of the alliance duly signed by the CEO’s of both parties
(c) Submit a plan on how it intends to give first consideration to goods and services provided from within Nigeria, to meet 50% Spend NC target for Third Party Evaluation/Verification Consultancy(under the Project Management/Consulting category of the NOGICD Act) in line with the requirements of the NCD Act.
(d) Demonstrate key Management positions that are Nigerian Nationals and the percentage of the Company total workforce (direct and in-direct employees) that are Nigerians
(e) Submit a plan on how it intends to provide Human Capacity Development and Personnel Training
Tenderer’s failure to comply with the NOGICD Act or demonstrate commitment to Nigerian Content development will result in Tenderer’s disqualification.
5. CLOSE DATE
Only tenderers who are registered and LIVE with NJQS Product categories: 3.05.01: (Steel/Piping/Mechanical Services) as at Friday, 14 February, 2020 being the advert closing date shall be invited to submit Technical Bids.
6. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
(A) Interested suppliers must be prequalified for this product/service category in NJQS.
(B) Full tendering procedure will be provided only to contractors that have been successfully prequalified in NJQS.
(C) This advertisement shall neither be construed as an Invitation to Tender (ITT) nor a commitment on the part of MPN to award a contract to any supplier and/or associated companies, sub-contractors or agents.
(D) This advertisement shall not entitle prequalified companies to make any claims whatsoever, and/or seek any indemnity from MPN and/or its partners by virtue of such companies having been prequalified in NJQS.
(E) All costs incurred in registering and prequalifying for this and other product/service categories in NJQS shall be borne solely by suppliers.
(F) Suppliers that are prequalified for this product/service category in NJQS must ensure that the name and contact details (physical address, email address and telephone number) of their company and authorized/ responsible personnel is up- to-date in their company profile in the NJQS database.
(G) MPN shall communicate only with the authorized/responsible personnel of prequalified companies and not through unauthorized individuals or agents.
(H) Only Suppliers registered in NipeX category code 3.05.01 as at the last date of this advertisement will be eligible to participate in the tendering exercise.
Please visit the NipeX Portal at www.nipex-ng.com for this Advert and other information
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