An ExxonMobil Subsidiary
Operator of the NNPC/MPN Joint Venture

Tender Opportunity: Provision of Composite Pipeline Techno – Wrap Repairs at MPN Operations
NipeX Number: 00000106

Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited (MPN) operator of the NNPC/MPN Joint Venture plans to engage the services of a component and qualified firm, for the Provision of Composite Pipeline technology Wrap Repairs at MPN Operations within the NNPC/MPN Joint Venture (JV) acreages for an anticipated contract term of four (4) years plus one (1) year optional extension.


An open competitive tendering process through the NipeX portal will be adopted and a multiple award to more than one tenderer at the lowest tenderer’s rates is anticipated.

The scope of work includes Design and application of composite wrap technology in accordance with ISO TS24817 and ASME PPC-2 standards with adequate and qualified personnel, services and equipment to support MPN offshore operations. Scope of pipe sizes ranging from 1-1/4 to 42” and pressure range of 0 to 1500psi and beyond.

• To be eligible for this tender exercise, interested contractors are required to be prequalified in the Pipeline Flushing, External/Internal Inspection, Pigging Services- 3.07.02 and Surface Treatment Inspection Services- 3.07.03 Product Category in NipeX Joint Qualification Scheme (NJQS) database. All successfully pre-qualified suppliers in this category will receive Invitation to Technical Tender (ITT).
• To determine if you are prequalified and view the product/service category you are listed for: Open http://www.vendors.nipexjqs and access NJQS with your login details. Click on Products/Services tab to view your status and product codes.
• If you are not listed in Product/Service category and you are registered with DPR to do business, please contact NipeX office at 30 Oyinkan Abayomi Street, Ikoyi, Lagos with your DPR certificate as evidence of verification and necessary update.
• To initiate the JQS pre-qualification process, access click on services tab followed by NJQS registration.
• To be eligible, all tenders must comply with the Nigerian Content requirements in the NipeX system.

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).
NNPC/MPN JV 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.
Bidders shall consider Nigerian content as an important element of their overall project development and management philosophy for project execution.
As part of their technical tender submissions, prequalified Tenderers shall:
i. Provide evidence that a minimum of 50% of all equipment deployed to work by multinational and international companies are owned by the Nigerian subsidiary.
ii. Demonstrate that its entity is a Nigerian indigenous company, provide details of its Ownership Structure. Submit certified true copies of CAC form (C02 and C07) including Memorandum and Article of Association with minimum of 51% Nigerian shareholding stipulated for a Nigerian Company, including evidence of being registered on the NCDMB NOGIC JQS.
iii. Description of in-country committed infrastructure (asset, equipment, technical office and administrative space, storage, workshop, repair and testing etc.) in Nigeria (offices, equipment etc.) to support this contract.
iv. Description of Project-Specific training, man-hour, budget, skill development and understudy plan for Nigerian personnel in key areas in line with NCD Human Capacity Development Initiative.
v. Submit a plan on how it intends to give first consideration to services provided from within Nigeria, raw materials and manufactured & assembled goods of Nigerian origin, in order to comply with the requirements of the NOGICD 2010 manhours/rate for Pipelines Flushing, External/Internal Inspection, Pigging Services Steel pipes tonnage is achieved with Nigerian personnel, in line with the requirements of the NOGICD Act.
vi. Demonstrate key management positions that are Nigerian nationals and the percentage of the Company total workforce (direct and in-direct employees) that are Nigerians.
vii. Provide evidence of a valid category C NIGERIAN CONTENT EQUIPMENT CERTIFICATE (NCEC) issued by Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (in respect of any components, spares, equipment, systems and packages to be used on the project.
Bidders’ failure to comply with the NOGICD Act or demonstrate commitment to Nigerian Content development will result in Bidders’ disqualification.

Only Tenderers who are registered in NJQS Product/Service Categories 3.07.02 & 3.07.03 as at Thursday, March 15, 2018 being the advert close date shall be invited to submit Technical Bids.

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 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) NNPC?MPN reserves the right to reject any and or all prequalified suppliers at its sole discretion and at no costs whatsoever.
f) All costs incurred in registering and prequalifying for this and other product/service categories in NJQS shall be borne solely by the suppliers.
g) Suppliers that are prequalified for this product/service category in NJQS must ensure that their names and contact details (physical address, email and telephone number) of their company and authorized/responsible personnel are up-to-date in their company profile on the NJQS database.
h) MPN shall communicate only with the authorized/responsible personnel prequalified companies and not through unauthorized individuals or Agents.

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