Industrial Training Fund (ITF)
Headquarters, P.M.B. 2199, Jos
..Developing the Nation’s Human Resource
Invitation for Technical and Financial Tender
The Industrial Training Fund (ITF), in furtherance to the Pre-qualification exercise of 24th April, 2014, the outcome which was posted on its Website: www.itf-nigeria.com wishes to invite technical/financial bids from Companies that pre-qualified under the classifications given below and others that may be interested in participating in the Bidding process. The Projects are to be funded from its Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).
(2.0) Available Projects
|S/ No||Project description||Project Location||No. of Lots||Bid Processing Fee|
|01||Computer Hardware/ Office and Residential Equipment||Various Locations within Nigeria||19||N10,000.00-N20,000.00
|02||Office and Residential Furniture & Fittings||Various Locations within Nigeria||14||N10,000.00-N20,000.00
|03||Project Vehicles||Headquarters, Jos||6||N20,000.00
|04||Office Soft Furnishing||Headquarters, Jos||1||N10,000.00|
|05||Training Programme Equipment||Headquarters, Jos||1||N10,000.00|
|06||Renovation of Existing Structures||Jos, Abuja, P/Harcourt & Ibadan||5||N30,000.00|
(3.0) Instructions to Tenderers
(i) Prospective Bidders must show evidence of payment of nonrefundable Tender Processing Fee as indicated against the Lots above before collection of Bidding Document.
(ii) Bids with validity period of less than 30 days shall not be considered.
(iii) Bids not properly marked (Technical or Financial with LOT No.) and signed shall be rejected.
(iv) Where warrantee is required, the conditions associated with such warrantee must be clearly stated.
(v) For companies that did not pre-qualify, they shall submit along with the Financial Tender, their Technical Bid which shall include evidence of compliance with the following:
(a) Registration with Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC)
(b) Memorandum and Article of Association for Limited Liability Companies.
(c) Tax Clearance Certificate for immediate past three (3) years (2011-2013).
(d) Certificate of Registration for VAT and proof of remittances for the immediate past three (3) years (2011-2013).
(e) Audited Accounts for immediate past three (3) years (2011-2013).
(f) Bank Reference with Statement of Account for the immediate past twelve (12) months.
(g) Certificate of Compliance with Pension Reforms Act, 2004, issued by Pension Commission.
(h) Certificate of Compliance with the Industrial Training Fund Amended Act, 2011, issued by the ITF.
(I) Company Profile which shall include:
(i) Names of current Directors as registered with CAC.
(ii) Names and qualifications of key personnel.
(iii) List of Projects successfully executed in the area of interest with proof.
(iv) Contact Person with Mobile Phone Number and E-mail address.
(j) Sworn affidavit indicating that:
(i) None of the Directors of the Company has been convicted in any court of law for any criminal offence, including fraud and financial impropriety.
(ii) No Officer of the Industrial Training Fund is presently Director, or shareholder or has any pecuniary interest in the company.
(iii) The Company is not in receivership, insolvent or bankrupt.
(4.0) Submission of Tender Documents
Completed Tender Documents shall be enclosed in separate sealed envelopes for Companies submitting both Technical and Financial Bids and marked boldly at the right hand corner “Financial Tender for LOT No………” or “Technical
Tenders” The Envelopes shall be addressed to the:
Industrial Training Fund
Miango Road, Jos
And dropped in the “Tender Box” located at the Main Reception of the Headquarters Complex Building, after obtaining ‘Acknowledgment Note’ from Procurement Department, located in the same building.
(5.0) Closing of Submission
Submissions shall close by 12.00 noon on Wednesday, 17th December, 2014 after which the bids shall be publicly opened immediately.
Respondents or their representatives are by this Advertisement invited to witness the Bid Opening.
(i) Bids received after the cut-off time/date specified above shall be rejected and returned un-open.
(ii) The ITF is not bound to accept and award contract to the lowest bidder. Only the lowest evaluated responsive bid shall be considered for contract award.