The Financial Bid Opening for the Energy Commission of Nigeria Constituency Projects of the year 2016 was done on the 23rd of January 2017 at the Energy Commission of Nigeria (ECN) Headquarters premises. Present at the event were the DG/CEO, Energy Commission of Nigeria, Professor Eli J. Bala, management staff and representatives of the various companies who had submitted bidding documents for the capital/constituency projects of the 2016 fiscal year. The event commenced with the DG/CEO, on behalf of ECN, welcoming everyone who had come to witness the ceremony.

DG/CEO with Bar. Mrs Abiodun, Director Legal Services At Bid Opening

He reminded everyone that the technical bid which was earlier opened with successful candidates’ names publicized, gave rise to the Financial Bid Opening, while wishing everyone a successful session.

DNST and DAF At ECN Bid Opening

A Cross Section of Bid Opening Event in ECN

Bid Opening in Progress in ECN

Out of one thousand, one hundred and five (1105) companies which applied for the advertised Lots, seven hundred and eighty-four (784) were pre-qualified and invited for the financial bid opening. However, only about two hundred and fifty-eight (258) of the qualified companies were present to witness the financial bid opening. Eighteen (1 – 18) advertised Lots were bided for, with each being opened separately and the respective quoted amounts by each bidder announced publicly.

Participants (Contractor Reps) At ECN Bid Opening

The event came to an end at about 2.40pm with the DG/CEO, ECN announcing that all further clarifications/enquiries should be directed to the Procurement Unit.


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