NATIONAL SUGAR DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL ABUJA

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (EoI)

1.0         INTRODUCTION

The Management of the National Sugar Development Council (NSDC) hereby request for submission of Expression of Interest (EoI) from reputable and interested Consultants for the following 2017 Capital Projects being carried out by the Council.

2.0         SCOPE OF WORK

Lot 1-: The Conduct of Pre-Feasibility Studies of Sugarcane Growing Area of Illushi at Esan East LGA, Edo State

Lot 2-: The Conduct of Pre-Feasibility Studies of Sugarcane Growing Area of Anegbette at Etsako LGA, Edo State

Lot 3-: The Conduct of Pre-Feasibility Studies of Sugarcane Growing Area of Oladokun Akuo at Moro LGA, Kwara State

Lot 4-: The Establishment of Automated Records Management System (ARMS) at NSDC Head Office, Abuja

3.0         GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

Consultant wishing to submit Expression of Interest(EoI) should submit the following:

i. Registration with Corporate Affairs Commission.

ii. Tax Clearance Certificate for the last 3 years.

iii. PENCOM Compliance Certificate.

iv. ITF Compliance Certificate.

v. Evidence of Registration on the National Database of Contractors, Consultants and Service Providers by inclusion of Interim Registration Report issued by Bureau of Public Procurement (BPP)

vi. Evidence of compliance with the provisions of the FRCN Act, 2011( for Lots 1-Lot 4)

vii. Evidence of Registration with Nigerian Institute of Soil Science( for Lots 1-Lot 3)

viii. Evidence of previous similar work done by submission of letters of awards, valuation certificates and job completion certificates.

ix. Evidence of Sworn Affidavit disclosing whether or not any officer of the relevant committees of the National Sugar Development Council, Abuja or the Bureau of Public Procurement is a former or present Director, shareholder or has any pecuniary interest in the bidder and to confirm all information presented in the bid are true and correct in all particulars.

x. The tender should be inclusive of all taxes.

4.0         SUBMISSION OF EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

The Expression of Interest(EoI) shall be submitted in a sealed envelope and marked Lot 1: The Conduct of Pre-Feasibility Studies of Sugarcane Growing Area of Illushi at Esan East LGA, Edo State; Lot 2-: The Conduct of Pre-Feasibility Studies of Sugarcane Growing Area of Anegbette at Etsako LGA, Edo State; Lot3-: The Conduct of Pre-Feasibility Studies of Sugarcane Growing Area of Oladokun Akuo at Moro LGA, Kwara State; Lot 4-: The Establishment of Automated Records Management System (ARMS) at NSDC Head Office, Abuja at the top right corner of the envelope and addressed to:

The Executive Secretary:

National Sugar Development Council, 45, Oroago Crescent, Garki II, Abuja.

Deadline for the submission of Expression of Interest (EoI) is Two weeks from the date of this publication i.e. not later than 12 noon on 11th October, 2017, while the bids will be opened immediately at NSDC Conference Room. Only short-listed bidders will be issued Request for Proposal (RfP). Any EoI received after this date will not be entertained. NSDC is not bound to accept any bid and would not enter into correspondence with any Consultant.

                                                                               

                                                                              SIGNED

                                                                          MANAGEMENT

                                                                  27th SEPTEMBER, 2017