In reference to the tenders called by the National Hydrocarbons Commission (“CNH”) regarding the awarding of Exploration and Extraction of Hydrocarbons Contracts (“E&E Contracts). On March 2018, CNH announced the Third Tender of Round Three (CNH-R03-L03/2018), which compels 9 conventional and non-conventional contractual onshore areas located within the region known as Burgos.
Resources include: (i) wet gas and (ii) dry gas.
Contractual areas for Round 3.3 include 53 million barrels of conventional prospective resources and 1.6 billion of non-conventional prospective resources within a surface of 1,704 square meters.
As per the information released by the Energy Ministry (“SENER”) the region in which the contractual area is located already has industrial infrastructure, such as: (i) the Cadereyta oil Refinery; (ii) 45 industrial parks in Tamaulipas and 126 in Nuevo Leon; (iii) 6 powers plants; (iv) 18 exploratory wells; (v) Matamoros and Tampico ports; (vi) gas pipelines known as Tamaulipas and Los Ramones.
|Invitation announcement and Bidding Guidelines||March 02, 2018|
|Updated Bidding Guidelines||August 03, 2018|
|Request and payment to Access virtual data room||March 05, 2018 to June 12, 2018|
|Access to virtual data room||March 05, 2018 to June 12, 2018|
|Visits to contractual areas||June 19, 2018 to August 31, 2018|
|First clarification stage||March 02, 2018 to June 04, 2018|
|Second clarification stage||March 02, 2018 to June 07, 2018|
|Third clarification stage||March 02, 2018 to July 07, 2018|
|Bid registration and payment and prequalification requirement submission||March 02, 2018 to June 14, 2018|
|Prequalification documents reception||June 19, 2018 to June 22, 2018|
|Review of prequalification documents||June 25, 2018 to August 01, 2018|
|Release of prequalified companies||August 03, 2018|
|Authorization requirements to conform bidders||August 08, 2018 to August 09, 2018|
|Filing of proposals||September 05, 2018|
- Experience as operator in at least one exploration and/or extraction project in onshore areas during the past five years, or
- Experience of the proposed team in management areas of at least 10 years in exploration / extraction projects in onshore areas.
- Investments in exploration / extraction projects of at least 100 million USD.
- Capital of at least 100 million USD.
- Capital of at least 50 million USD.
For Round 3.1 the model contract to be use will be License Contract.