Tender Opportunity for Provision of Solids Control Services to Support Deepwater Drilling and Completions Operations at Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited

Posted by Chinyere on Thu 22nd Nov, 2012 - nigeriantenders.com

Star Deep Water Petroleum Limited invites interested and qualified companies in tendering for provision of Services listed under ‘Scope of Work/Service Requirements which will be carried out in respect of its 2014 - 2017 Oil and Gas Wells Drilling, Completions and Workovers for Deepwater Operations in Nigeria. Availability to commence provision of Services is required for an anticipated Commencement Date: Second (2nd) Quarter 2014. With a Primary Term of two (2) Years with a possible Optional Term of one (1) Year.

Scope of Work / Service Requirements

DWD-2011 - CW913171 Solids Control Services (Deepwater)

  • Interested Applicants must be able to provide the following as required for Deepwater Solids Control Services.
  • Provision of Solids control equipment [mentioned below] Fully trained and qualified personnel for operating mentioned equipment at rig site and / or at marine base and / or at the thermal desorption plant as required.
  • Provision of software, computers, laboratory equipment, reporting templates, retort kits, weight scales and other essential equipment for assessing solids control equipment efficiency and determining oil on cuttings values needed for reporting to the Nigerian Government. Require fully trained Personnel to make use of this equipment for analysis to the Company’s policies and standards.
  • Ability to carry spare parts at their bases in Port Harcourt and/or Escravos to support operations for 6 months of drilling activities for each type of equipment i.e.: centrifuges, pumps, dryers, augers, auger drives and electrical control spares for each type of equipment,
  • Solids control equipment includes, but not limited to:
  • Cuttings Dryers, High Volume / [21 inch] Big Bowl Centrifuges, conveyance equipment, (mechanical and pneumatic conveyance) cuttings collection on rig site and run through the cuttings dryer unit and discharge. Centrifuge system(s): Fully variable speed centrifuges capable of processing 200 gallons per minute of 10 ppg mud. These centrifuges must achieve a D 90 cut point of less than 3 microns.
  • Cuttings Dryer Units: Capable of processing up to 30 tons per hour and reducing oil on cuttings to less than 5% measured by weight (wet). The contractor may need to supply 2 of these units per drilling rig and be flexible for additional options or demands.

Mandatory Requirement:
  • To be eligible for this tender exercise, interested Bidders are required to be pre qualified in Category 30426.- (Cutting Injections/Cuttings Disposal Services) in NipeX Joint Qualification System (NJQS) database. All successfully pre qualified suppliers in this category by the bid close date will receive Invitation to Technical Tender (ITT).
  • Note, interested Bidders including their sub-contractor(s) shall be required to:
a. Meet all JQS mandatory requirements to be listed as “Pre-Qualified” for a Category in the NJQS database.
b. Meet all Nigerian Content requirements stated in this advert in their responses to the Invitation to Technical Tender.

(Failure to meet the Nigerian Content requirements is a “FATAL FLAW”).
  • To determine if you are pre-qualified and view the Product/Service Category you are listed for Open www.ninexng.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’.
  • If you are not listed in a Product/Service Category noted above, and you are registered with DPR to do business for this Category, please contact NipeX office at 30, Oyinkan Abayomi drive, Ikoyi Lagos with your DPR Certificate as evidence for verification and necessary update.
  • To initiate and complete the JQS prequalification process, access www.nipexng.com to download the application form, make necessary payments arid contact NipeX office for further action.

Nigerian Content Requirements
  • Demonstrate that the entity is a Nigerian Indigenous Company, or Nigerian Indigenous Company as the contracting entity in genuine alliance or joint venture with foreign company with details on scope and responsibilities of parties for this work. Such companies must show evidence of joint venture binding agreement duly signed by the CEO of both companies including evidence or plans of physical operational presence and set-up in Nigeria.
  • Furnish details of company ownership and share holding structure; submit clear photocopies of your CAC Forms CAC 2, CAC 7.
  • Provide evidence of what percentage of your key management positions is held by Nigerians and what percentage of the total work force are Nigerians; show overall percentage of work to be performed 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; 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.
  • Specific to this project, provide detailed plan for staff training and development on engineering, project management and procurement (including all software to be used, number of personnel, name of organization providing such training and evidence of past training record) for Nigerian personnel including description of any specific programs in place for transfer of technology and skills to indigenous businesses and Nigerians over the next five (5) years.
  • Provide human capacity building development plan including budget which must be minimum 10% of project man-hours or cost. Training will be targeted at developing capacity other than bidder’s personnel. Trainees will be nominated from a database maintained by NCDMB and the services of OGTAN registered trainers utilized to cover classroom modules.
  • Provide evidence of domiciliation of project management and procurement centers in Nigeria with physical addresses (not P.O. Box).
  • Provide details of equipment ownership.
  • Location of in-country facilities (equipment, storage, workshops, repair and maintenance facilities and, testing facilities.
  • Bidder must be willing and able to provide evidence of maximization of made in Nigeria goods and services.
  • Provide details on any other Nigerian content initiative your company is involved in.
  • Tenderers (Vendors, Original Equipment, Manufacturers-OEMs, and EPC Contractors) are required to present Nigerian Content Equipment Certificate (NCEC) issued by Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (or evidence of application for the certificate) in respect of any components, spares, equipments, systems and packages to be used in the proposed project under tender.

Close Date
Only tenderers who are registered with NJQS Product Category 30426 (Cutting Injections/Cuttings Disposal Services) by 16:00 Hours, December 13, 2012 being the advert close date shall be invited to submit technical bid.

Please note the following:
  • Suppliers eligible for this tender opportunity are expected to be prequalified in NJQS under this product/service category.
  • The Invitation to Tender (ITT) and any further progression of this tender shall be via NipeX.
  • Bidders who, for the purpose of this bid process enter into a JV, partnership, consortium, etc with another bidder bidding on this project will be disqualified.
  • All costs incurred in preparing and processing NJQS prequalification shall be to the applicant’s account.
  • This advertisement shall neither be construed as any form of commitment on the part of Star Deep Water Petroleum 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 SDWPL 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 prequalified companies to submit technical tenders first. Following a technical review and evaluation, only technically and financially qualified bidders will be requested to submit commercial tenders.
  • SDWPL will communicate only with authorized officers of the pre-qualified companies and NOT through individuals or Agents.

Please visit NipeX portal at www.nipexng.com for this advert and other information.

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