In keeping with the Public Procurement and Concession Commission (PPCC) Act, the procurement department of the Liberian Senate officially opens bidding process for petroleum products and stationary supplies.
The Chairman of the bidding committee, Grand Bassa County Senator Nyonblee K. Lawrence Monday, 3 September assures venders who have expressed interest that the process will be free, fair and transparent.
Senator Lawrence says the work of the committee will be straightly in line with the PPCC Act.Providing an overview of the process, Senate Procurement Director and Secretary of the bidding committee, Saah S. Mallen discloses that nine of the leading petroleum companies in the Country have expressed interest in the process.
The bidding process is in two categories, including petrol and stationeries. The stationary component was represented by D& G Office Depot and Mattar Trading, respectively.
Mr. Mallen explains the companies bidding for petroleum supplies include Don-Kan, National Petroleum (NP), Liberian Petroleum (LP), Super Petroleum (LP), Aminata and Sons, Total Liberia, Petite Trade, Kailando and Srimex Enterprise, respectively.
He says among the nine companies, the committee received bid documents from only three.
During Monday’s bidding, only Super Petroleum and Aminata and Sons were represented at the Capitol.
In closing, the Co-Chair of the bid Committee, Senate Secretary, J. Nanborlor F. Singbeh says the committee will appropriately evaluate the documents before it and subsequently communicate with the vendors.
–Editing by Jonathan Browne