Invitation to Tender at Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC)

Posted by Future on Wed 17th Nov, 2021 -

The Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) invites reputable and competent Nigerian Companies with the requisite expertise and experience 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: Invitation to Tender for the Provision of Completions Pumping 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 execute Gravel pack operations, Well kill operations, Well lift operations, Well treatment and stimulation operations, Coiled tubing fishing and milling operations and associated operations as defined herein and assume liabilities as provided in the Contract Consequently, Contractor shall provide:
  • 1-1/4”, 1.5”, 1.75” and 2.0” Coiled Tubing packages
  • Nitrogen pumping packages
  • Pressure Pumping packages Gravel pack spreads
  • Thru-Tubing Services
  • Stimulation systems
  • Water shut off systems
  • Sand consolidation systems
  • Intervention support systems
  • Special intervention Services
  • Inflatable bridge plug and related systems
These activities shall be rig and rig less based and would be executed on land, swamp and shallow offshore.

Mandatory Requirements
  • To be eligible for this exercise, interested Tenderers are required to be prequalified in the Service Categories 3.04.18 Well Overhauling/Stimulation Services and 3.04.28 Gravel Pack 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 stotus 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 at 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:
  • Tenderers 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 its 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 ore 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 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 evidences of well-equipped offices and workshop; attach past experience of such patronage.
  • Provide evidence of at least 50% Nigerian ownership of all equipment to be utilized in the execution of the work scope.
  • Provide evidence of NCEC Category A and/or valid NCEC in the Construction and Movable equipment group (EC) demonstrating ownership of facility for the maintenance coiled tubing, Nitrogen, grovel packing equipment, or NCEC category C certificate demonstrating ownership of coiled tubing, Nitrogen, gravel packing equipment.
  • Vendors are 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 (Technical/Administrative office) in Nigeria to support this contract.
    • In line with the NCD Human Capital Development Initiative, Bidder shall commit to providing Project-Specific training, man-hour, budget, skill development and understudy plan for Nigerian personnel utilizing approved NCDMB training institution(s).
    • Submit Tenderer’s corporate and project/contract specific organograms: CV’s of all personnel (as required by the Client and the service) listed in the project organogram should be submitted.
Application Closing Date
8th December, 2021.

Submission of Documents
Only tenderers who are prequalified and LIVE in the relevant Product/Service codes 3.04.18 and 3.04.28 before the above stated closing date shall be invited to submit Technical Bids.

Additional Information
  • Expected Contract Award Date: Q2 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 render for the above services. There is no commitment or obligation, implied or otherwise, for SPDC e fender or enter into a contract. Participation in the pre-qualification exercise does not construe imply any commitment to any party or entitle any party to any indemnity or of payment from SPDC.
  • Suppliers eligible for this tender opportunity are expected to be prequalified 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 Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria 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 Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria 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 pre-qualified suppliers at its sole discretion and at no cost whatsoever.
  • 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.
  • Nipex Number: SPDC.00000429.
  • Tender REF: CW555065.