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 two170 kilometre subsea cables and approximately 400 kilometres of
overhead transmission line.
scope of work for this initiative includes, but is not limited to, acquiring the
services of a qualified firm to provide inspection and surveillance during the
manufacturing and testing, of the High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) cables and
related accessories. This procurement may also include an optional scope for
verification of cable design.
The intent of this activity 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
Tuesday, March 25, 2014.
ENL is committed to respecting the
interprovincial agreement on benefits between NS and NL as well ensuring Gender
Equity & Diversity opportunities are optimized.