Invitation to Tender at Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC)

Posted by Future on Tue 09th Nov, 2021 -

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) invites reputable and competent Nigerian Companies with the requisite expertise to indicate interest by submitting tender documents for the following works:

The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) is the pioneer and leader of the petroleum industry in Nigeria. It has the largest acreage in the country from which it produces some 39 per cent of the nation's oil. The company's operations are concentrated in the Niger Delta and adjoining shallow offshore areas where it operates in an oil mining lease area of around 31,000 square kilometres.

Applications are invited for:

Title: Tender Opportunity for the Provision of Completions Equipment and Services for SPDC

SPDC hereby invites reputable and competent Nigerian Companies with the requisite expertise, experience, skilled manpower and technology to apply to be considered for inclusion in the bid list for the above contract.

Scope of Work
Contractor shall design, procure, direct, supervise, and control Completion equipment and services, and associated operations as defined herein, and assume liabilities as provided in the Contract in either of the 2 modules specified. Consequently, Contractor shall provide:
  • Module 1 would cover upper and lower completion services for oil and gas wells:
    • Provision of Gas well upper completion equipment and deployment services for completion types ranging from 3-1/2" to 7" respectively.
    • Provision of Oil well upper completion equipment and deployment services for completion types ranging from 2-3/8" to 4-1/2" respectively.
    • Provision of lower completion equipment and deployment services for sand control systems ranging from 3-1/2" to 6-5/8" systems for oil well and gas wells respectively inclusive of stand alone screen systems, Internal gravel pack systems and external gravel pack systems.
    • Single trip multizone gravel pack systems.
    • Single trip completion systems ranging from 3-1/2" systems up to 7" systems for oil and gas wells respectively.
    • Bridge plug and other isolation packer systems.
    • Various Knock out and Formation isolation systems.
    • Retrievable Test Treat and Squeeze (RITS) services.
    • Stand-alone screen systems, Swell packer systems, blank pipes, and gravel pack extensions - Adhoc completions equipment ranging from Tubing retrievable surface controlled subsurface safety valve (TRSCSSSV and Wireline retrievable surface controlled subsurface safety valve (WRSCSSSV) to Gas lift valves, sliding side doors, landing nipples, and mule shoes.
    • Equipment handling and deployment systems ranging from screen tables to lifting subs and wash pipes.
  • Module 2 would cover Technology driven sand control applications for the wells:
    • Wellbore Geometry Swellable Polymer Sand Control Screen System
    • Expandable sand control screen systems
    • Solid expandable systems
Mandatory Requirements
  • To be eligible for this exercise, interested Tenderers are required to be prequalified in the Service Categories 1.01,12 Downhole pressure control equipment and 3,04.17 Well completion services in the NipeX Joint Qualification System (NJQS) database. All successfully pre-qualified suppliers in this category will receive a Technical and Commercial Invitation to Tender (ITT).
  • Bidders must comply with Nigerian content requirements.
  • To determine if you are pre-qualified and can view the product/service category you are listed for: Open and access NJQS with your login details. Click on the Products/Services Status tab to view your status and product codes.
  • If you are not listed in a product/service category you are registered with the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) to do business, contact the NipeX office is 8/10, Bayo Kuku Road, lkoyi, Lagos, with your DPR certificate as evidence for verification and necessary update.
  • To initiate the NJQS prequalification process, access to download the application form, make necessary payments and contact the NipeX office for further action.
  • To be eligible, all tenders must comply with the Nigerian Content requirements in the NipeX system.
Nigerian Content Requirements
  • Tenderers are to note that they will be requested during the technical tender to give full details of their relevant strategy to ensure that they fully comply with the Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act, 2010 as non-compliance will constitute a FATAL FLAW in all tender evaluations. In line with the above, Tenderers will be required to ensure that information on the following, among others, is included in their technical submission:
  • Tenderer shall demonstrate that entity is a Nigerian-registered company with 51% or more shareholding capacity. Submit certified true copies of CAC forms 10, 02 & 07 (or ts equivalent; CAC 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, etc). Tenderer shall provide evidence of registration with the NCDMB NOGIC JQS and DPR.
  • Provide evidence of what percentage of your key management positions is held by Nigerians and what percentage of the total work force are Nigerians. Also, show overall percentage of work to be performed in Nigeria and those by Nigerian resources relative to total work volume.
  • Provide a Nigerian Content Execution Plan providing a detailed description of the role, work scope, man-hours and responsibilities of all Nigerian companies and personnel that would be involved in executing the work. Also provide details of Nigerian Content focal point or manager.
  • State proposed total scope of work to be conducted by Nigerian personnel (whether contracted directly or under subcontract agreements) with names and addresses including evidence of well-equipped offices and workshop; attach past experience of such patronage.
  • Tender shall provide evidence of Category C NCEC certificate and or NCEC Category 1,2,3 OR 4 for Construction and Movable equipment group (EC) to demonstrate at least 50% ownership of the completion equipment to be utilized in executing the work scope
  • Vendors ore to demonstrate strict compliance with the provisions of Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry Content Development Act and also provide the following requirements:
  • Detailed description of the location of in-country committed facilities & infrastructure (Technica/Administrative office, Workshop, warehouse etc) in Nigeria to support this contract.
  • Tenderer shall comply with the latest approved version of NCDMB HCD guideline by (committing (via a letter of undertaking) to providing Protect-Specific training, mon-hour; budget, skill development and understudy plan for Nigerian personnel utilizing OGTAN registered trainer(s) or other approved NCDMB training institution(s).
Application Closing Date

30th November, 2021.

Submission of Documents
Only tenderers who are prequalified and LIVE in the relevant Product/Service codes 11.01.12 and 3.04.17 befor the above stated closing date shall be invited to submit Technical Bids.

Additional Information
  • Expected Contract Award Date: 02 2022
  • Contract Duration: 2 years + a 1 year extension option
  • All respondents to Shell Nigeria advertisements must ensure full compliance with the Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry Content Development Act, 2010. Respondents should educate themselves on the Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry Content Development Act, 2010. Non-compliance will disqualify respondents from further consideration.
  • This advertisement is not an invitation to tender for the above services. There is no commitment or obligation, implied or otherwise, for SPDC to issue a tender or enter into a contract. Participation in the pre-qualification exercise does not construe or imply any commitment to any party or entitle any party to any indemnity or any form of payment from SPDC.
  • Suppliers eligible for this tender opportunity are expected to be pre-qualified in NJQS under the relevant product/service categories.
  • All costs incurred in preparing and processing NJQS pre-qualification shall be to the contractor’s accounts.
  • This advertisement shall neither be construed as any form of commitment on the part of the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited to award any contract to any company and or associated companies, sub-contractors or agents, nor shall it entitle prequalified companies to make any claims whatsoever, and/or seek any indemnity from the Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited and or any of its partners by virtue of such companies having been prequalified in NJQS.
  • The tendering process shall be the NNPC contracting process requiring pre-qualified companies to submit technical tenders first. Following a technical review, only technically and financially qualified contractors will be requested to submit commercial tenders.
  • NNPC/Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria reserves the right to reject any and or all pro-qualified suppliers at its sole discretion and at no cost whatsoever.
  • THE Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria will communicate only with authorized officers of the pre-qualifying companies and NOT through individuals or Agents.
  • Please visit the NipeX Portal at for this Advert and for other information.