NIGERIA TRANSMISSION EXPANSION PROJECT (NTEP)
GENERAL PROCUREMENT NOTICE
The Federal Government of Nigeria, on behalf of the Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN), has applied for financing to the amount of USD 210 Million (Two Hundred and Ten Million United States Dollars from the African Development Bank (AfDB) toward the cost of the Nigeria Transmission Expansion Project (NTEP-1) in the North-western, South-eastern and South-southern States. It intends to apply part of the proceeds for the Design, Manufacture, Supply, Installation & Commissioning of and Consultancy Services of transmission projects to be procured under this project.
The projects will include the following components:
TRANSMISSION LINE: Construction of new 330KV Mando (Kaduna) – RiminZakara (Kano) 205km double circuit QUAD conductor transmission lines with Turn In-Out at New Zaria substation
TRANSMISSION LINE: Reconstruction of existing 330KV Delta-Benin 107km single circuit Twin conductor transmission line to double circuit QUAD conductor, with additional 1 x 330KV line bay extension each at the existing Delta (Ugheli) and Benin (Main) substations.
TRANSMISSION LINE: Reconstruction of existing 330KV Onitsha-Ihiala-Alaoji 138km single circuit conductor transmission line to double circuit QUAD conductor, with additional 1 x 330KV line bay extension each at the existing Alaoji and Onitsha substations with Turn In-Out at Ihiala substation.
SUBSTATION: i) Construction of 2×150 MVA, 330/132/33KV & 2x60MVA, 132/33KV complete Substation at New Zaria, with 4x330KV, 4x132KV line bays and 6x33KV feeder bays.
ii) Construction of 2x60MVA, 132/33KV complete substation Turn In-out on the existing Kaduna-Zaria 132KV double circuit transmission line at Jaji, with 2x132KV line bays and 6x33KV feeder bays.
SUBSTATION: i) Construction of 2×150 MVA, 330/132KV & 2x60MVA, 132/33KV complete Substation on the existing Kaduna-Jos single circuit transmission line at Millennium city Kaduna, with 2x330KV, 4x132KV line bays and 6x33KV feeder bays.
ii) Construction of 2x60MVA, 132/33KV complete substation including 4x132KV line bays and 6x33KV feeder bays at Rigasa.
Procurement of contracts financed by the African Development Bank (AfDB) will be conducted through the procedures as specified in the Guidelines for Procurement of Goods and Works plus Consultancy Services under the Bank’s financing and is open to all eligible bidders as defined in the Procurement Framework.
Specific procurement notices for contracts to be bidded under the AfDB Procurement Framework will be announced, as they become available, in international newspaper of wide circulation and in local newspapers.
Interested eligible bidders who wish to be included on the mailing list to receive invitations to prequalify/bid under International Competitive Procedures should send their request to any of the two addressed below:
Transmission Company of Nigeria – Project Implementation Unit (TCN-AfDB PIU) Conference Room,
Attention: Engr. A.M. Abdulazeez – Project Manager (TCN-AfDB PIU)
Plot 1285, Wikki Spring Street, New Extension Maitama,
Abuja 900271, Nigeria
Tel: +23480 3601 6532
Engr. G.V. Adewumi
Transmission Company of Nigeria
TCN Corporate Headquarters
No.14 Zambezi Crescent, Maitama, Abuja, Nigeria
E-mail: [email protected]
SOURCE: DAILY TRUST