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Kiewit Kvaerner Contractors Closed EOI Details

Reference Number: SS807,SS808,SC810
Close Date: 2011-01-04
Issue Date: 2010-12-21

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A Peter Kiewit Infrastructure Co. / Aker Solutions Partnership


HEBRON GBS Project- Bull Arm: Testing Services: Soils, Water and Concrete

Issue Date: 21 December 2010
Closing Date: 4 January 2011

Kiewit-Aker Contractors (KAC) are inviting submissions of an Expression of Interest for a potential opportunity to support the provision of testing services at the Bull Arm Site, Trinity Bay, in Newfoundland and Labrador (NL), Canada for the Hebron Project.

Scope of Work
The Scope of Work includes, but is not limited to:
Package Number: SS807 - Environmental Testing Service- Soil Tests
The vendor must have the ability to conduct the following identified tests:
· Acid rock drainage

Package Number: SS808 - Environmental Testing Service- Water Tests
The vendor must have the ability to conduct the following identified tests.

SS808-1 Potable Water Quality Testing:
· Parameters derived from Health Canada’s “Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality” Table 1 and in compliance with the Safety regulations.
SS808-2 Waste Water Effluent Testing:
· Parameters derived from the Newfoundland and Labrador, “Environmental Control Water and Sewage Regulations, 2003” Section 10.1, Schedule A under the Water Resources Act.

SS808-3 Site Drainage & Siltation Testing:
· Total Suspended Solids (TSS)
· Turbidity
· Temperature

Package Number: SC810 Concrete Laboratory Tests
Various testing per ASTM and CSA A23 specifications (air, slump, compressive strength, flexural strength, etc)
Responding applicants are to clearly identify the procurement package code(s) for which they are interested in prequalifying for. Respondents may elect to prequalify for one or multiple packages listed above. KAC 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 Fabrication site will be operating on a special project labour agreement. A Project description is available on the Hebron Project website (

Kiewit-Aker Contractors strongly supports providing opportunities to commercially competitive Canadian companies and individuals, and in particular those from Newfoundland and Labrador. At the Pre-Qualification stage companies will be required to complete a brief Canada/Newfoundland & Labrador Benefits questionnaire and will be asked to acknowledge their willingness to comply with the Benefits requirements. At the Invitation to Tender (ITT) stage a comprehensive Benefits Questionnaire will be required to be completed.

KAC is an equal opportunity employer and as such supports diversity in the workplace. Successful suppliers and subcontractors to KAC will be required to undertake a commitment to support diversity in execution of work on the Hebron Project. KAC encourages the participation of members of designated groups, and corporations or 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 KAC and interested candidates, shall not create or be deemed to create any binding legal relationship or contract.

Submission Requirements

Potential bidders, if they have not done so, must register their companies by contacting BIDS at:

BIDS Newfoundland and Labrador
Phone: (709) 738 6500
Fax: (709) 738 7015

All interested parties must submit their contact details electronically, by the closing date, providing the following information:
Company Name:.............................
Contact: .......................................
Phone: .........................................
Email: .................................... information, correspondence and submittals must be in English.

Item Quantity Unit Code Description

1 1 n/a 9175 Quality Assurance/Control Testing