Contractors and suppliers

Partnering with us


Doing business with us

With a project the size and scope of Sakhalin-1, there are several entities involved in the procurement process.

In all cases, procurement will be done under the supervision, and with the approval of Exxon Neftegas Limited. These purchasing entities and their various roles include:

Purchasing entity: Exxon Neftegas Limited.

Role: Supervise and approve all significant procurement. Assure compliance with standards and project objectives. Assure that major contractors support Russian Content goals.

Purchasing entity: Front End Engineering and Design contractor (FEED).

Role: For specific project components, coordinate work of Russian design institutes and lead overall project design and standards work. Coordinate early work elements. Support tender process for selection of major contractors and suppliers.

Purchasing entity: Engineering, Procurement and Construction contractors (EPC).

Role: For a specific project component, perform detailed engineering, procurement of materials, management of subcontractors, and construction management. Phase 1 will have several EPC contracts.

Purchasing entity: Drilling contractors (DC).

Role: For a specific drilling program, assemble and operate the rig and complete the drilling program.

It is important for potential contractors and suppliers to understand the various project components and the identities of their primary customers. For example, many project materials will be supplied to FEED and EPC contractors, although major equipment components and certain critical materials will be procured directly by ENL.

Prime contracts awarded and subcontracting opportunities

Please see the list of Sakhalin-1 prime contracts for potential subcontracting opportunities.                                                                                                                                          

Current tenders

Companies that have relevant specialization and are interested in tender participation should submit their applications to e-mail addresses of the contacts given in a tender announcement.

Future tenders

In this section you can find information on future tenders that Exxon Neftegas Limited plans to announce during the next 12 months.

Contract selection overview

The contractor is chosen from the number of those that passed the prequalification by means of technical and commercial evaluation.

Prospective Vendor Registration

We are committed to contracting as many local companies as possible. While striving to maximize Russian content, however, preference is given to vendors that are able to effectively support the project objectives

Surplus Disposal

Exxon Neftegas Limited (ENL) periodically announces competitive bid proposals for the disposal of surplus Sakhalin-1 materials and equipment. A contractor conducts these proposals for ENL.