Select capable contractors & suppliers who are interested
After obtaining sufficient 'expression of interest' from the market a prequalification process may be performed in order to determine a short list of bidders.
Normally a prequalification questionnaire is send to the candidates with project information and questions about experience, capability, capacity, staff, systems and financial information.
The responses are evaluated by a review team consisting of various fucntions who score and rank each provided answer. The total scores in relation to the procedure and rules determine the short list.