Lagos State Government has shortlisted ten firms to bid for the construction of the Fourth Mainland Bridge project.
They were selected from 32 eligible respondents to the Expression of Interest advertised.
A joint statement on Friday by the Special Adviser to the Governor on Works, Aramide Adeyoye, and the Director-General, Office of Public-Private Partnerships (PPP), Ope George, confirmed the development.
Six Chinese firms reportedly made the cut.
They are CCECC Nigeria Limited; CGGC-CGC Joint Venture; China Harbour Engineering Company Limited; China State Construction Engineering Corporation Nigeria Limited; Power Construction Corporation of China and Mota-Engil and CCCC Consortium.
Others are: IC ICTAS Insaat Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S, Ingenieros Consultores, S.A., through Makais Energy, Julius Berger Nigeria Plc and Mutual Commitment Company Limited.
The statement said the government will “proceed to evaluate the applications in line with the evaluation criteria set out in the request for qualification and thereafter announced the successful pre-qualified bidders, who shall be eligible for participation in the next stage of the selection/bidding process, being the request for proposals stage”