E13-157 Drilling Services - EOI CLOSED

Emera Newfoundland & Labrador (ENL) is building and will own a 500 MW +/- 200kV HVDC transmission project; the Maritime Link, between the island of Newfoundland (NL) and Nova Scotia (NS). This project includes two 170 kilometre subsea cables and approximately 400 kilometres of overhead transmission line.

ENL is currently seeking Expressions of Interests (EOI) from companies with extensive experience in execution of drilling support services including, project management, engineering, provision of equipment and field execution.

 The scope of the Drilling Services will be to support the horizontal directional drilling (HDD) of four boreholes followed by casing installation and will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  •  Directional drilling services;

  • Drilling fluids services;

  • Supply of bits, reamers and specialty down hole tools;

  • Borehole casing condition verification and preservation

The intent of this EOI is to identify companies interested in participating in this procurement process and to ensure the Request for Proposal reflects applicable input from potential service providers. Companies interested in participating in this procurement process are required to complete and submit the EOI questionnaire to ENL by 3 p.m. NDT on Thursday, May 15, 2014.  

ENL is committed to the occupational health and safety of people; conducting business in a manner that is respectful of the environment; and to respecting the interprovincial agreement on benefits between NS and NL; as well as ensuring Gender Equity and Diversity opportunities are optimized.