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Kiewit Kvaerner Contractors Closed EOI Details

Reference Number: SC 603
Close Date: 2011-12-03
Issue Date: 2011-11-21

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HEBRON GBS Project-Bull Arm: SC 603 Prefabricated Pipe Spools (Ti,6Mo)
BIDS Categories: 5800
Issue Date: Novemeber 19,2011
Closing Date: December 3,2011

Kiewit-Kvaerner Contractors (KKC) is inviting submissions of an Expression of Interest for a potential opportunity for Prefabricated Titanium (Ti) and 6 Moly (6Mo) Alloy Pipe Spools for the Bull Arm Site, Trinty Bay, in Newfoundland & Labrador (NL), Canada for the Hebron Project.

The Scope of Work includes, but is not limited to:
SC 603 Prefabricated Pipe Spools (Ti,6Mo)

The major of the Pipe Spools (Ti,6Mo) will be prefabricated into maximum allowable lengths according to contractor supplied shop drawings. The total weight to be fabricated is approximately 330 tonnes of Ti (2" to 52") AND 770 tonnes of 6 Mo (3/4" to 48"). Potential supplier will be required to have a separate exotic metal workshop that is able to cut, weld and perform necessary surface treatment according to the requirments.

In general materials will be free issued by Contractor and the pipe will generally be supplies in 6m lengths. The supplier will be responsible for transpotation of fabricated materials to Bull Arm. The supplier will also be responsible for welding pipe together after installation on Gravity Based Structure (GBS) at the Bull Arm Site.

Potential supplier will be using Company's MIPS system for material administration, recording and inspection of welds, recording of material traceabilty and recording and reporting of fabrication status and progress.

This package may be split among several suppliers.

Contract requirements will include but are not limited to the following:

- Capacity to deliver required volumes on schedule.

- Necessary facilities to deliver on the scope of work on schedule

- Ability to comply with the project's documentation and reporting requirments
- Fabrocate grade 2 titanium piping, fittings and flanges to be grade 2

- Fabricate 6 Moly (UNS 31254)pipe fittings and flanges

- Supplier's to be in accordance with Upstream Process Piping Welding and Inspection/Exxon's GP 29-03-02 (which is based on Norsok standard M-650)

- Piping and Materials to be i accordance with ASME B31.3

Capability to provide dimensional control of fabricated process and final as-built reporting to ensure compliance with fabrication tolerances.

- Develop and implement the necessary welding procedures

- Necessary tools and equipment to handle the scope of work

- Necessary non-destructive examination (NDE)

If additional project information is required, please visit the Hebron Project website at or KKc website at

KKC in its sole discretion reserves the right to make the final determination of which applicants will receive an Invitation to Tender (ITT), which applicant(s) or combinations thereof will be awarded the final contract(s), or alternatively to not proceed with the ITT process.

The Bull Arm Fabricaton site will be operating on a special project labour agreement. A Project description is available on the Hebron Project website (

Kiewit-Kvaerner Contractors strongly supports providing opportunities to commercially competitive Canadian companies and in particular those from Newfoundland & Labrador Benefits questionnaire and will be asked to acknowledge their willingness to comply with the Benefits requirments. At the Invitation to Tender (ITT) stage a comprehensive Benefits Questionnaire will be required to be completed.

KKc is an equal opportunity employer and as such supports diversity in the workplace. Successful suppliers and subcontractors to KKC will be required to undertake a commitment to support diversity in execution of work on the cooperatives owned by them, in the supply of goods and services.

It is important to note that this initial phase will be a prequalification process to identify candidates that will be invited to submit tenders. Participation in this qualification process, including any statements or representations, whether oral or written between KKC and interested candidates, shall not create or be deemed to create any binding legal relationship or contract.

Submission Requirements

Potential contenders are strongly encouraged to register with

Registration with is, however, not a preequistie for being considered for inclusion in our supplier database. If potential suppliersw chose not to register with, they are requested to advise KKC that they will not be registering and to request direct registration in KKC'S supplier database. Basic information about the supplier should be delivered electronically.

BIDS Newfoundland and Labrador
Phone: (709) 738 6500 or 1-800-397-0393; Fax: (709) 738 7015; e-mail:; Website:

Company name: parent company name, if applicable; office locaton and mailing address; contact person;office, cell, and fax number; and e-mail address shall be sent to the following email address:

All information, correspondence and submittals must be in English.

If you have any questions regarding this announcement, please contact:

Attention: Allison Zimmerman
Procurement Benefits Coordinator
A Peter Kiewit Infrastructure Co./Kvaerner Partnership
240 Waterford Bridge Road
The Towers Corporate Complex - West Campus Hall
Oxbridge House - Level 3
St. John's, NL A1E 1E2
Phone: 709-733-7752
Cell Phone: 201-832-0137

Item Quantity Unit Code Description

1 1 N/A 5800 Pipe Fabrication

2 1 N/A 5125 Pipe - Alloy

3 1 N/A 5300 Fittings & Flanges