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    Public Tender for High Pressure Vessel Integrity Assessment [Promoted]

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Requests for clarifications may be sent to the tender coordinator, Mr. Ezra Daniel, by no later than November 11th, 2020. The last date for submission of bids is December 8th, 2020, at 17:00 (Israel time).

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Public Tender for High Pressure Vessel Integrity Assessment [Promoted]

Israel Natural Gas Lines Ltd. (the "Company"), an Israeli fully owned governmental company, hereby invites Israeli and non-Israeli bidders to submit Bids in order to perform High Pressure Vessel Integrity Assessment (the “Tender”) at the company’s Pressure Reduction and Metering stations.

The contract period, including the Company Option Period is 9 years.

The selection of the winning bidder from the bidders that will meet the threshold requirements and will receive the minimum quality score, shall be made on the basis of the highest final score, consisting of the quality score (30%) and the price score (70%).

Threshold Requirements

1   Bidder's Structure

The Bidder must be (a) a single Israeli entity duly organized and validly existing under the laws of Israel (an "Israeli Bidder"); or (b) a Joint Venture composed of one Foreign Member whose share in the joint venture (both in capital and in control) shall be no less than 50% and one Israeli Member (a "JV Bidder) or (c) a non-Israeli entity duly organized and validly existing under the laws of the jurisdiction in which it was organized (a "non- Israeli Bidder").

Please note, a Member in a JV Bidder shall not participate in more than one JV Bidder and may not submit an additional separate Bid on his own.

In case of a JV Bidder, each of the Members of the JV Bidder shall be responsible, jointly and severally, for all obligations undertaken pursuant to this Tender Process and, if awarded the Contract, the performance of such Contract.

2    Professional Experience and Capabilities

2.1   The Bidder has proven experience, of at least 3 years between the years 2014-2020, in executing, pressure Vessel Integrity Assessment;

2.2   The Bidder holds and shall provide an A or C classification according to ISO/IEC 17020, valid as of the Submission Date;

2.3   The Bidder holds and shall provide ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 Certification, valid as of the Submission Date.

3    Key Personnel

The Bidder must present the following essential key personnel that shall be employed by the Bidder (as an employee, sub-contractor or free-lancer) in the management and execution of Services for the Company, having the proper qualifications and adequate experience (but no less than the minimum requirements specified below):

3.1    At the least one Pressure Vessels Inspector

3.1.1       Certified by API 510; and

3.1.2       Having experience of at least 3 years of Pressure Vessels Inspection experience and has executed at least 3 different projects.

3.2    At the least one Risk Based Inspection (RBI) Surveyor

3.2.1      Having experience of at least 3 different Risk Based Inspection of pressure vessel projects according to API 580.

*To this end, executed projects means surveys that included Risk Based Inspection (RBI), Pressure Vessel Integrity, Visual Inspection and submission of full report to the client.

4      General Requirements

4.1   The Bidder was not declared under the Act for Fighting Iran's Nuclear Plan, 2012, as an entity with which Israeli entities may not conduct business.

4.2   If the Bidder is an Israeli Bidder or an Israeli Resident (as defined in the Income Tax Act), it shall hold and submit all the approvals required pursuant to the Public Entities Transactions Law, 1976.

General Information

The tender documents may be viewed and downloaded on the Company's website www.ingl.co.il.

Requests for clarifications may be sent to the tender coordinator, Mr. Ezra Daniel, to the following e-mail address: daniel@ingl.co.il by no later than November 11th, 2020. The company's clarifications shall be published in the company's website.

Bidders shall submit their bids by courier or by e-mail, as follows:

  • If by a courier – two envelopes shall be delivered by hand to the tender box designated for this purpose, located in the company offices at Atidim Tower (Building No. 8), 2184 St., Floor 32 Kiryat Atidim, Tel Aviv, Israel (Operations Department).

  • If by e-mail – two scanned (PDF or other) documents – one titled as Envelope 1 and the other titled as Envelope 2 - shall be sent to the following e-mail addresses: shai@ingl.co.il and sivanl@friedman.co.il.

The last date for submission of bids is December 8th, 2020, at 17:00 (Israel time).

The above information and requirements are only generally described. The binding version of the Tender is set forth only in the Tender documents. The Company reserves the right to change the said requirements as well as any and all dates, terms or conditions, all as set forth in the tender documents. Bidders should follow company's publications in the above website. The Company reserves the right to cancel the Tender, at its sole and exclusive discretion.