NLNG intends to facilitate the establishment of a manageable size of competent, reliable and competitive vendors who are able to supply from their own sources, all of NLNG’s material and service requirements, wherever practical and in the process add value to NLNG.
NLNG aims to shift from direct purchases from overseas manufacturers and vendors to ordering from well established, efficient and competitive, in-country Nigerian manufacturers and service providers for all product groups and work categories.
BECOMING A VENDOR
Suppliers interested in pursuing business opportunities within NLNG are encouraged to take the following steps:
Register their businesses with the Nigerian Corporate Affairs Commission or any recognized certification organizations for foreign/overseas vendors;
Learn more about how to do business with large corporations by attending seminars and workshops;
Understand NLNG's business;
Learn more about areas of business in NLNG currently open for subscription and those with limited opportunities. (click here).
Apply online via our Electronic Vendor Information Management System (click here)
WHAT NLNG LOOKS OUT FOR
Companies that provide high quality goods and services used by NLNG must demonstrate the following "value-added" qualities:
Innovative business solutions
Excellent safety record
PRE-QUALIFICATION OF VENDORS
Vendors registered to do business with the NLNG Limited shall undergo a pre-qualification / review process to ascertain and confirm their suitability and capacity for performing supply and/or contracting obligations for the company. Basic appraisal criteria shall include: their managerial and technical capability, supply or contracting experience, access to original equipment manufactures (OEM’s) or reputable supply sources and/or technical partners, financial capability, access to IT communication tools, compliance to HSE requirements and other Government mandatory requirements for registration with companies in the Oil and Gas Industry.
REVALIDATION OF VENDORS REGISTRATION
Registration status of all active vendors shall be valid for 2 years, after which the contractor or supplier shall apply for revalidation and update of their Company’s details.
Vendors should send their request to;
Business Strategy and Support Unit,
Nigeria LNG Limited,
VENDOR DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY
Nigeria LNG Limited is committed to promoting the development of the capacity and competences of Nigerian vendors. This will be of mutual benefit to the local business environment and NLNG. Hence NLNG will seek to encourage and assist Nigerian suppliers and contractors towards specialization and capacity development in relevant product groups or work categories.