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/entity: Senoko Oil Fuel Depot - Secondary Containment Requirement, Singapore.

Prior information notice for contracts in the field of defence and security


Directive 2009/81/EC

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Ministry of Defence, DIO, Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO)
Room 1.2.24, Kentigern House, 65 Brown Street
For the attention of: Dean Millott
G2 8EX Glasgow
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1412248979

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority/entity:

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority
Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local sub-divisions
I.3)Main activity
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities/entities
The contracting authority/entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities/entities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority/entity:
Senoko Oil Fuel Depot - Secondary Containment Requirement, Singapore.
II.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance:
II.3)Information on framework agreement
The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement: no
II.4)Short description of nature and scope of works or nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
Secondary containment remediation works - Oil Fuel Depot at Senoko
The Oil Fuel Depot at Senoko, is on the northern edge of Singapore close to Sembawang Wharf. The value of the works is anticipated to be in the region of 5 000 000 GBP - 10 000 000 GBP. The works included are primarily remedial works associated with the secondary containment bunds. The remedial measures include adding an impermeable barrier to the bunds, increasing the containment volume by increasing the bund heights with concrete walls, and providing new drainage infrastructure including new pumps. There will also be minor mechanical and electrical works to replace some existing systems which will be affected by the works.
Anticipated skills required:
- Design and construction knowledge of Oil Fuel Depots,
- Design and construction of earthworks,
- Installation of liner systems,
- Design and construction of pumped drainage,
- Working with contaminated ground,
- Working in an operational site,
- Design and installation of electrical and mechanical systems,
- Overcoming difficult access issues,
- Knowledge of UK, military and Singaporean regulations.
The works shall be procured under competitive tender via Defence Contracts Online (DCO) ( and replicated via the Official Journal of the European Union ( The procurement will be delivered according to the EU Defence and Security Public Contracts Regulations (DSPCR) under the restricted procedure. The advert for the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire (PQQ) will be via DCO. All work on the project will be in English. All relevant Singapore and UK environmental, design and construction legislation will apply to the project. The currency for the project will be notified at formal advert stage. Formal advert and DPQQ will be issued around September 2017, and it is envisaged successful parties will be invited to tender thereafter.
Tendering countries and foreign national restrictions will be advised within the PQQ advert to be issued in due course. The client is the Defence Infrastructure Organisation (DIO). Please contact DIO for any further information. We would like to gauge interest for this project, and therefore please also notify DIO of your intention to submit a PQQ. .
Estimated value excluding VAT: 5 000 000 GBP
II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

90715210 - KA07, 45255210 - KA07 - IA01

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures and duration of the contract
Scheduled date for start of award procedures: 31.5.2018
II.7)Additional information:

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
This Notice is for information only at this point and does not seek to illicit expressions of interest. A formal advert and request for expressions of interest will be issued in due course and this is currently scheduled for week commencing xxxx however is subject to change.
The Authority reserves the right to amend any condition related to security of information to reflect any changes in national law or government policy. If any contract documents are accompanied by instructions on safeguarding classified information (e.g. a Security Aspects Letter), the Authority reserves the right to amend the terms of these instructions to reflect any changes in national law or government policy, whether in respect of the applicable protective marking scheme, specific protective markings given, the aspects to which any protective marking applies, or otherwise. The link below to the website provides information on the Government Security Classification.

Advertising Regime OJEU: This contract opportunity is published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), the MoD Defence Contracts Bulletin and GO Reference: GO-201754-DCB-10137311.

VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice: