Nigerian Petroleum Development Company Limited (NPDC) has a requirement for Reconstruction/Rehabilitation Activities to Close Out on Outstanding Identified Jobs Arising from the Life Extension Studies and other Critical Jobs Onboard FPSO Mystras in OML 119.NPDC therefore, invites reputable and competent companies for the provision of the services for her maintenance operations. 

Please visit the Nigerian Petroleum Exchange Portal www.nipex-ng.comfor further details. 


The proposed scope(s) covers as listed but not limited to the work items listed below:

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SERVICES: Reconstruction/Rehabilitation Activities to Close Out on Outstanding Identified Jobs Arising from the Life Extension Studies and other Critical Jobs Onboard FPSO Mystras in OML 119

Tender No: AM/OML119/TD/0419/0030E 

Product Code: 4.06.02

Scope of Work (include but not limited to the understated)

The scope of work comprises Reconstruction/Rehabilitation Activities to Close Out on Outstanding Identified Jobs Arising from the Life Extension Studies and other Critical Jobs Onboard FPSO Mystras in OML 119.

The minimum technical requirements and specifications for the rig shall be as follows:

  1.      Procurement, construction and installation of one (1) no. 20 metre by 6 inches, schedule 80 carbon steel pipe to replace the corroded fuel       gas line to the engine room.
  2.      Procurement, construction and installation six (6) No. life raft launcher         at the starboard and portside with a construction of staircase   including repair of the lower/cantilever support structures of the two    lifeboat davits.
  3.      Rehabilitation of panels and frames of mid-ship riser balcony.
  4.      Sectional replacement of the corroded pipe on module 20.
  5.      Repair and corrosion control of the mooring chain integration box.
  6.      Replacement of the produced waterline on the IP separation including         interconnecting pipes around IP separator.
  7.      Inspection and replacement of the corroded cable tray supports on     module 20.
  8.      Replacement of the Engine Control Room HVAC system including      interconnecting ducting and pilings.
  9.      Procurement of six (6) Nos. UHF and VHF radios for FPSO Mystras.
  10. Procurement and installation of potable water treatment skid for          FPSO Mystras Accommodation.
  11. Procurement and installation of Offshore spec Explosive proof Air       Conditioning Unit for Okono 7 HPU.

Contract Strategy:

The Strategy is to engage a contractor to execute the services on one-off contract basis. Following this advertisement, companies will be evaluated and ranked based on their performance. Contract shall be awarded to the lowest evaluated responsive bidder. NPDC shall retain the selected company to provide the required service during the contract duration.

  • To be eligible for this tender exercise, interested Companies are required to be pre-qualified in the Product/Services categories 4.06.02 Reconstruction/Rehabilitation Activities to Close Out on Outstanding Identified Jobs Arising from the Life Extension Studies and other Critical Jobs Onboard FPSO Mystras in OML 119indicated in NipeX Joint Qualification System (NJQS) database. Successfully prequalified suppliers in these categories will receive invitation to Technical Tender (ITT). 

All successfully pre-qualified suppliers in the category will receive Invitation to Tender (ITT) document for the Technical phase of the tender.

  • To determine if you are pre-qualified and view the Product/Services category you are listed for: Open http://vendors.nipexjqs.comand access NJQS with your log-in details, click on ‘continue Joint Qualification Scheme tool’, click on product/services status tab to view your status and product codes. 
  • If you are not listed in Product/Service category but you are registered with DPR to do business, contact NipeX office at 8 Bayo Kuku Road, Ikoyi- Lagos with your DPR certificate as evidence of verification and necessary update.
  • To initiate the JQS Pre-qualification process, access www.nipex-ng.comclick on services tab followed by NJQS.   
  • To be eligible, all tenderers’ must comply with the Nigerian Content requirements in the NipeX System.

As requested by the Nigerian Oil & Gas Industry Content Development Act 2010, each Contractor will be required to:

  1. Demonstrate that the entity proposed for execution of the service is a Nigerian Registered Company, or Nigerian Registered 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.
  2. International or multinational companies working through a Nigerian subsidiary must demonstrate that a minimum of 50% of equipment to be deployed for execution of work shall be owned by the Nigerian subsidiary by providing a list of equipment for this tender and indicating those that will be owned by the Nigerian subsidiary.
  3. Furnish details of company ownership and shareholding structure with photocopies of Forms CAC2 and CAC7.
  4. 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 focal point or manger.
  5. State proposed total scope of the work to be conducted by Nigerians personnel (whether contracted directly or under subcontract agreements) with names and addresses including evidences of well-equipped offices and workshop.
  6. Provide detailed plan for staff training and development.
  7. Provide detailed description of the location of in-country offices.

Interested Companies are to note that pursuant to NPDC (NNPC) and Federal Government Policy to provide opportunities for Nigerian contractors and the development of local expertise, all the applicants must comply fully with the NOGICD Act to give preference to Nigerian companies or foreign companies with Nigerian affiliate and local ownership, which demonstrate willingness to execute the project to the satisfaction of the Nigerian Content requirements and guidelines. Each applicant is enjoined to avail themselves of the requirements of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Content Development (NOGICD) Act for full compliance.

Nigerian Petroleum Development Company on behalf of the Joint venture partners is committed to fully comply with the requirements of the NOGICD Act. In maximizing the local content of this project, pre-qualifiers are requested to give full details of their strategy for the local content implementation in order to comply fully with the law.

In compliance with NOGICD Act requirements for Research & Development therefore, the following should be noted:

  1. All Operators or project promoters in the Oil and Gas Industry launching service contracts or other applicable projects with completion period of 12 months and above shall provide R & D implementation arrangement with at least one applicable R&D cluster approved by the Board as part of the Operator’s Nigerian Content Plan for the project or service. The arrangement shall be in form of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) and indicate how the Operator will deploy the Cluster to any R&D requirements during the contract phase and the first five years of the service life of the field, facility or plant.
  2. All Operators are to include in their ITT documents, a requirement that any service company bidding for such a project shall submit as part of Nigerian Content requirement, a signed MOA between it and one of the R&D Clusters relevant to the project. All service companies are required to sign an MOA with any of the research Clusters. The MOA shall indicate how the service company intends to use the relevant research Clusters during project execution to the satisfaction of the Board. The MOA shall form part of the documents to be reviewed at technical evaluation stage.

Only companies who are registered with NJQS Product/Category 4.06.02 Reconstruction/Rehabilitation Activities to Close Out on Outstanding Identified Jobs Arising from the Life Extension Studies and other Critical Jobs Onboard FPSO Mystras in OML 119 as at 15:00 hours on Thursday, May 23, 2019, being the advert closing date shall be invited to submit Technical Bids. 

  • All costs incurred in preparing and processing NJQS prequalification and responding to this Tender Opportunity shall be to the Contractor’s own account.
  • This advertisement shall neither be construed as any commitment on the part of OPERATOR to award any contract to any Contractor and or associated contractors, sub-contractors or agent, not shall it entitle Prequalified Contractors to make any claims whatsoever, and/or seek any indemnity for OPERATOR and/or any of its partners by virtue of such Contractors having been pre-qualified in NJQS.
  • The tendering process shall be undertaken in accordance with the NNPC contracting process in compliance with Public Procurement Act 2007.
  • NPDC will communicate only with authorized officers of the qualifying Companies at each stage of the Tender process, as necessary, and will NOT communicate through individuals or appointed Agents.
  • Please note:
  • Notwithstanding the pre-qualification in NipeX NJQS, NPDC is neither committed nor obliged to include your company on any bid list or to award any form of contract to your company and/or associated companies, sub-contractors or agents.
  • Only pre-qualified companies in the appropriate service/supplier Categorization shall be invited for tendering.
  • NPDC will not enter into correspondence with any company or individual on why a company was shortlisted or not short-listed.

Please visit NipeX portal at www.nipex-ng.comfor this advert and other information. 


This advertisement of “Tender Opportunity” shall not be construed as a commitment on the part of NPDC/NNPC, nor shall it entitle companies to make claims whatsoever and/or seek any indemnity from NPDC/NNPC and/or any of its partners by virtue of such companies having responded to this advertisement.