EXPRESSION OF INTEREST
TITLE: Construction of vertical fuel storage tanks for Ranandi and Noro
To meet the increase in demand of refined petroluem products, the Board of SPO resolved to increase storage capacities in Honiara and to build bulk storage facilities in Noro. Therefore it invites Expressions of interest from suitably qualified firms, including combinations of suitably qualified firms, to enter into contract to supply and build verticle fuel storage tanks for South Pacific Oil, compliant to API 650in Honiara and Noro.
Both sites are greenfield locations. In Noro, SPO hopes to build 2 x 3.6million litre tanks and associated pipelines and fire protection systems to comply with API 650 and AS 1940. There will also be basic office facilities and other amenities to support the depot operations,
In Ranandi, SPO hopes to build 1 x 5.8 million litre tank for diesel only and pipes and bunding system to support the tank. It hopes that over the years,it will build one additional tank before it commences relocating some of the tanks from the Point Cruz terminal to Ranandi.
This Express of Interest is for:
- 2 x 3.6 million litre tanks in Noro, and
- 1 x 5.8 million litre tank in Ranandi.
SPO has the option to add a third 3.6 million litre tank in Noroshould there be significant cost savings.
The contractor may have the option to construct foundation of the tanks or they can build the tanks only.
*See attached document*