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Kiewit Kvaerner Contractors Closed EOI Details

Reference Number: SC940-B
Close Date: 2014-01-06
Issue Date: 2013-12-22

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HEBRON GBS Project - Bull Arm
BIDS Categories: 9466
Issue Date: December 20, 2013
Closing Date: January 06, 2014

PACKAGE NUMBER: SC940-B TITLE: Prefabrication of Insulated Crude Oil Pump Caissons - 28”/46” dia (Ti)
Kiewit-Kvaerner Contractors (KKC) hereby invites interested parties to submit an Expression of Interest (EOI) related to the future issuance of Requests for Qualifications and subsequent Requests for Tender for the following Scope of Work/Supply/Services package in connection with KKC’s EPC services for the Hebron GBS Project in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

The Scope of Work includes the prefabrication of (14) each Titanium alloy steel, thermal insulated Crude Oil pump caissons. Caissons are typically 28” and 46” diameter. Each caisson is to be fabricated complete in full 50m lengths and transported via barge. Crude oil caissons contain 2” and 3” internal circulation piping supported by centralizers. The total quantity of subcomponent prefabrication for all Water caissons estimated to be
190-metric tonnes.

Work generally includes:
• prefabrication (cut, prep, fit, weld) of Titanium alloy large bore caisson with flanges and piping connections
• prefabrication of small bore internal crude oil piping with centralizers,
• caisson pressure testing
• surface preparation and coating (painting)
• thermal insulation

Preliminary quantities and sizes are as follows:
• Crude Oil
7EA x46”diameter
• Crude Oil
7EA x 28”diameter

Prefabrication work order(s) are anticipated to be awarded 1-Jun-2014, and shall be completed 1-Dec-2014.

All raw/bulk steel material to be free-issued by KKC. All transportation of bulk materials and completed subcomponents by KKC.

This prefabricated subcomponent package will be bid on international competitive basis. Invited fabricators must have experience in offshore, subsea, or heavy steel fabrication, and specifically experience welding grade S355 CV1 and CV2 steel material. Invited NL and other Canadian fabricators will be selected based on previous prequalification under package SC761. In addition, certain select and prequalified fabricators under packages SC937, SC606, and SC603 may be invited to bid.
If additional project information is required, please visit the Hebron Project website at or the KKC website at
Kiewit-Kvaerner Contractors is committed to providing full and fair opportunities to commercially competitive Canadian companies with first consideration given to those from Newfoundland and Labrador. At the Pre-Qualification and ITT stages, companies will be required to complete Canada/Newfoundland & Labrador Benefits questionnaires to acknowledge their willingness to comply with the Hebron Benefits Agreement.
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 Hebron Project.
A copy of the Hebron benefits agreement can be found on the KKC and Hebron Project websites.
Applicant(s) must clearly identify the procurement package code assigned to this EOI in their responses. Applicants’ EOI submissions must provide the complete company name and address and the names, titles and telephone numbers of two contact persons.
It is important to note that the EOI phase will be used to identify candidates that may be invited to participate in the prequalification process. Participation in this EOI process, including any statements or representations, whether oral or written between KKC and interested applicants, shall not create or be deemed to create, any binding legal relationship or contract.
To ensure all potential supply communities are informed of upcoming opportunities KKC will be posting all EOI’s on and There is no formal document required to submit an EOI to KKC however in all email submissions we ask that the title of the email follow the below naming convention.
All information, correspondence and submittals must be in English and the subject line of the email must be formatted as follows: EOI Submission - Package Number - Package Title
Please send EOIs via email to the following address:

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

Subcontract Specialist: David Smith

Subcontract Specialist Email:
A Peter Kiewit Infrastructure Co. / Kvaerner Partnership
Item Quantity Unit Code Description

1 1 N/A 2800 Fabrication

2 1 NA 2300 Steel

3 1 N/A 9400 Services General