Kiewit Kvaerner Contractors Closed EOI Details
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EOI)
HEBRON GBS Project- Bull Arm
BIDS Categories: 9300
Issue Date: February 22, 2013
Closing Date: March 8, 2013
PACKAGE NUMBER: SM733 TITLE: Supply of Dredging Services (Bundwall)
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.
SCOPE OF WORK
The Scope of Work includes:
Perform the removal of bundwall at Great Mosquito Cove, Bull Arm, NL Canada, by dredging using a cutter-suction dredger (CSD) vessel. The vessel is to be certified, classed and conforming to Transport Canada requirements.
Preliminary scope includes dredging approximately 250,000 cubic meters of crushed rock with particle sizes from 0 to 100 mm, including 4,000 cubic meters of a centralized cement-bentonite cut-off wall with a compressive strength of 1 MPa. The dredged material is to be discharged through a floating pipeline to a designated subsea disposal site some 1,200 m from the bundwall location.
The bundwall is to be dredged to a minimum Elevation -16.0 metres referenced to chart datum and the channel width at this depth is to be 160 metres. The disposal site is to be maintained so that the seafloor remains below Elevation -36.5 metres referenced to chart datum.
The work is expected to be completed within a two (2) to three (3) week period commencing March - April of 2014.
Potential suppliers will be required to provide engineering and planning, materials and equipment, mobilization and demobilization (personnel and equipment), and reporting necessary for completion of the work.
All personnel and equipment shall comply with all relevant Canadian standards, regulations and laws.
If additional project information is required, please visit the Hebron Project website at www.hebronproject.com or the KKC website at www.kkc-gbs.com.
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.
RESPONSES AND SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
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 BIDS.ca and NOIA.ca. There is no formal document required to submit and EOI to KKC however in all email submissions we ask that the title of the email follow the below naming convention.
Please send EOIs via email to the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
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
If you have any questions regarding this announcement, please contact:
George Parsons, P. Eng.
Contract Specialist (Marine)
A Peter Kiewit Infrastructure Co./Kvaerner Partnership
Item Quantity Unit Code Description
1 1 N/A 9300 Marine Equipment and Services