Extension for Invitation to Pre-qualification and Tender for the Construction of the Minna Convention Centre in Minna City Centre at Ministry of Works & Infrastructural Development
Niger State Government
Ministry of Works & Infrastructural Development
Block E, Abdulkareem Lafene Secretariat Minna,
Extension for Invitation to Pre-qualification and Tender for the Construction of the Minna Convention Centre in Minna City Centre
Reference to the earlier advert placed on Daily Trust of 25th October, 2013 and Newsline of 27th October, 2013 for invitation to bid for the construction of a Convention Centre referred to herein as Minna Convention Centre to be located at the proposed Minna City Centre along Paiko Road, by Mobil Round About Minna, Niger State. Accordingly, Niger State Government is hereby extending invitation for reputable, competent and experienced companies to bid for the construction of the proposed Minna Convention Centre.
2.0 Project Description
The proposed Minna Convention Centre comprises of 1000 capacity grand hall, seminars and meeting rooms.
The work includes the construction of the Minna Convention Centre consisting of concrete and steel structural frames, main/central core in concrete and steel elements on raft and strip foundation.
3.0 Prequalification Requirements
All Bidders are expected to be Local/International firms with proven track record in construction works.
In order to prequalify, prospective firms must provide the following information:
i. Evidence of financial capability from a reputable bank.
ii. Evidence of registration with Niger State Public Procurement Board (NSPPB).
iii. Evidence of Registration with Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC).
iv. Evidence of three years Tax Clearance and VAT Certificate.
v. Evidence of three years Audited Account.
vi. Evidence of Registration with Niger State Ministry of Works and Infrastructural Development.
vii. Evidence of previous work carried out.
viii. Company profile containing contact person, telephone number and e-mail address.
3.2. Technical & Financial Bid Requirements
i. Methodology for undertaking the assignment and work plan.
ii. List of plants and equipment relevant to the project.
iii. A non- refundable bank draft of tender fees of N200,000.00 (Two Hundred Thousand Naira Only) payable to Niger State Ministry of Works and Infrastructural Development.
iv. Completed bidding documents; and
v. Composition and profile of management team showing relevant qualification and years of experience in construction/hospitality industries.
vi. Any other additional information that may enhance the bidding process.
A refundable Bank Draft of 2% of the total Bid price.
4.0. Bid Documents Collection & Submission
Interested bidders should collect bidding documents from the Office of the Director Public Building, Ministry of Works & Infrastructural Development, Block E, Abdulkareem Lafene Secretariat Complex, P.M.B 60, Minna, Niger State upon presentation of non-refundable Tender fee of N200,000.00 (Two Hundred Thousand Naira Only) in form of Bank Draft payable to Ministry of Works and Infrastructural Development.
All submission must comply with the following:
i. Prequalification documents sealed in a envelope marked “prequalification for the Construction of Convention Centre.”
ii. Technical and Financial Bidding documents should be separately packaged in a sealed envelopes clearly marked as “Technical and Financial” as appropriate and put together in a single envelope.
iii. Documents (i) and (ii) should be enclosed in a bigger envelope marked “Prequalification and Tender for the Construction of Minna Convention Centre:
iv. All bids to be addressed and submitted to:
The Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Works and Infrastructural
Development, Block E,
Abdulkareem Lafene Secretariat, Minna.
v. The new closing date for the submission of bid is 9th December, 2013 by 12:00pm. All bids shall be publicly opened immediately on 9th November, 2013 by 12:00pm at the Conference Hall of the Ministry of Works & Infrastructural Development in the presence of bidders and/or their representatives.
Ministry of works and Infrastructural Development,
Minna, Niger State.