(R.C. 6135)
Operator of the NNPC/Chevron Joint Venture

NipeX Tender No – CNL 00000146

Chevron Nigeria Limited (Company) invites interested and prequalified companies with relevant experience in Provision of Construction Support Services. The Construction Support Services are required to support Company’s Escravos construction for work within the Terminal and in the field locations: (Offshore Escravos, swamp/onshore locations, or at other locations are required to support CNL’s ongoing oil and gas production activities).


The scope of work for the services shall include but not limited to:
Provision of qualified construction crew and construction tools and equipment to support all applicable construction services. Service to be provided shall include civil works, scaffolding, rigging, welding, electrical and instrumentation, painting and coating services, riser repairs, etc.

A. To be eligible for this tender exercise, interested bidders are required to be with requisite DPR permit and NCDMB NOGIC JQS registration, pre-qualified in the category no.4.06.01 (Management and Provision of all Facilities, Modification and Maintenance Services for a site/platform in NipeX Joint Qualification System (NJQS) database. All suppliers who are pre-qualified and “live” in the category by the bid close date of this advert will receive the Invitation to Tender (ITT).
B. To determine if you are pre-qualified and view the product/services category you are listed for: Open and access NJQS with your login details. Click on Product/Services Status tab to view your status and product codes.

C. If you are not listed in Product/Service category and you are registered with DPR to do business for this category, please contact NipeX office at 30 Oyinkan Abayomi Street, Ikoyi, Lagos with your DPR certificate as evidence of verification and necessary update.

D. To initiate and complete the JQS pre-qualification process, access Click on services tab followed by NJQS registration

E. Please note that interested bidders including their sub-contractor(s) shall be required to:

i. Meet all JQS mandatory requirements to be listed as “PREQUALIFIED” and “LIVE” for a category in the JQS database
ii. 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”).

CNL is committed to the development of the Nigerian Oil and Gas business in observance with the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development Act 2010 (NOGICD Act) enacted by the Federal Government of Nigeria in April 2010.

Pursuant to enactment of the NOGICD 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 of the Act and any other target as may be directed by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB).

Contractors shall comply with the provisions of the NOGICD Act and all applicable regulations. Bidders that do not meet the Nigerian Content criterion will not be allowed to participate in next Tender Stage.
The following are the Nigerian Content requirements, bidders are expected to comply with in their technical bid submission.

A. Demonstrate that the entity is a Nigerian Registered Company, or Nigerian Registered Company in genuine alliance or joint venture with foreign company with details on the scope of the alliance or joint venture 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.

B. Furnish details of company ownership and shareholding structure. Also submit clear photocopies of your CAC Forms CO2 and CO7.

C. Provide evidence of the percentage of 1) key management positions that are held by Nigerians and 2) total work force that are Nigerians. Also, show overall percentage of work to be performed by Nigerian resources relative to total work volume.

D. Provide a Nigerian Content Plan with detailed description of the role, work scope, man-hours and responsibilities of all Nigerians companies and personnel that would be involved in executing the work. Also provide details of Nigerians Content contract or manger.
E. State proposed total scope of the work to be performed 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.

F. 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.

G. Provide evidence of domiciliation of project management and procurement centers in Nigeria with physical addresses (not P.O.Box).

H. Location of in-country facilities, (Equipment, storage, workshops, repair and maintenance facilities and, testing facilities).

I. Contractor must be willing and able to provide evidence of maximization of made in Nigeria goods and services.

J. Provide details on any other Nigerian Content initiative your company is involved in.

K. Provide evidence of MOU with OGTAN registered trainer to conduct classroom module of training and on the job attachment.

L. Provide human capacities building development plan including budget which must be a 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.

M. Provide details of equipment ownership.

N. Bidders (Vendors, Original Equipment, Manufacturers-OEMs, an EPC Contractors) are required to present Nigerian Content Equipment Certification (NCEC) issued by NCDMB (or evidence of application for the certificate) in respect of any components, spares, equipment, systems and packages to be used in the proposed project under tender.

Only Tenderers who are pre-qualified with NJQS Product/Category 4.06.01 (Management and Provision of all Facilities, Engineering, Modification and Maintenance Services for a Site /Platform) by 16:00hrs, November 27, 2017 being the advert close date shall be invited to submit technical bid.

1. Suppliers eligible for this tender opportunity are expected to be prequalified in NJQS under the product/service category.

2. The Invitation to Tender (ITT) and any further progression of this tender shall be via NipeX. Interested bidders are therefore advised to ensure they are set-up in NipeX with a valid and active official company email address accessible by all in their organization as this shall be the only means to transmit the ITT

3. Bidders who for this process enter a JV, Partnership, Consortium, etc. with another bidder bidding for this tender will be disqualified.

4. All costs incurred by preparing and processing NJQS prequalification shall be to the interested bidders’ accounts.

5. This advertisement shall neither be construed as any form of commitment on the part of Chevron 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 Chevron Nigeria Limited and or any of its partners by virtue of such companies having been prequalified in NJQS.

6. The tendering process shall be the NNPC contracting process requiring pre-qualified companies to submit technical and commercial tenders.

7. CNL reserves the right to reject any or all pre-qualified suppliers as its sole discretion and at no cost.

8. Chevron Nigeria Limited will communicate only with authorized officers of the pre-qualifying companies and NOT through individuals or Agents.
Please visit NipeX portal at for this advert and other information.

Chevron Nigeria Limited, 2 Chevron Drive, Lekki Peninsula,
P.M.B. 12825, Lagos.