Building Services Consultancy Services for Houses of Parliament

Building Services Consultancy Services for Houses of Parliament

Expressions of Interest are sought from multi-disciplinary, Programme Management team with strong infrastructure programme management expertise, Lift design with Heritage and Conservation input and delivery skills for a major new Lift Refurbishment Programme of work across the Parliamentary estate.

United Kingdom-London: Building services consultancy services

2014/S 128-229148

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Houses of Parliament
14 Tothill Street
Contact point(s): https://in-tendhost.co.uk/parliamentuk/aspx/Home
For the attention of: Business Support Team
SW1H 9NB London
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2072191600
E-mail: ppcs@parliament.uk
Fax: +44 2072191600

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/parliamentuk/aspx/Home

Address of the buyer profile: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/parliamentuk/aspx/Home

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Other: Parliament UK
I.3)Main activity

I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

COM1215-Lift Refurbishment Programme Management Team.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 27: Other services

NUTS code UKI1

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)

Expressions of Interest are sought from multi-disciplinary, Programme Management team with strong infrastructure programme management expertise, Lift design with Heritage and Conservation input and delivery skills for a major new Lift Refurbishment Programme of work across the Parliamentary estate.
This service will be Programme Management led, the design role will form part of the programme managers team. It is accepted that the design element may be subcontracted.
Lift installations on the Parliamentary estate have continued to age, yet the level of usage has increased due to the number of people employed throughout the Estate. The lift programme will enhance the existing maintenance regime and serve to reduce breakdowns as part of improvements to planned maintenance and bring the lift service across the estate up to the standards required for Parliament to operate efficiently. The planned refurbishment of the majority lifts will include: passenger lifts, goods lifts, platform lifts, dumb waiters, hoists and escalators on the Parliamentary Estate in order to:
reduce likelihood of failure,
reduce breakdowns,
deliver a reliable and efficient service,
minimise the impact on the maintenance budget
There are 109 lifts across the estate, all at different stages of their lifecycle and all of a different types, these include:
— 66 No. Passenger Lifts
— 10 No. Goods Lifts,
— 7 No. Platform Lifts,
— 10 No. Dumb Waiters,
— 7 No. Hoists,
— 3 No. Escalators,
— 5 No. Chair Lift,
— 1 No. Car Lift.
A Strategic outline case has been approved for this programme, the next stage includes completion of a detailed Programme OBC/Programme Blue print (initiation document) this will include a detailed, programme management strategy, design guideline, overall Programme budget, procurement and implementation strategies.
In delivering the Scope, it is anticipated that the Supplier will largely work on the Parliamentary Estate and be based within the offices of the Contracting Authority. The Suppliers work will be facilitated by the internal Parliamentary Estates Department (PED) Project Leader team, which will ensure that it has all necessary access to information, people and information communication technology (ICT) systems.
In addition, whilst it is not an absolute requirement for an Applicants able to demonstrate experience of having worked on either National Trust Grade 1 listed buildings, Sites of Special Interest, or UNESCO World Heritage List sites, will be advantageous, but not an absolute requirement.
The duration: The programme is estimated to run over 15 years. This contract opportunity will likely be for an initial 7 year period, with an option for the Employer to extend the contract for a period of up to a further 8 years.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

713152107150000050700000453131007154000071310000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes

II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract

II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

Estimated value excluding VAT: 1 300 000 GBP
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals

II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Duration in months: 84 (from the award of the contract)

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

III.1.4)Other particular conditions

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: no
III.2)Conditions for participation

III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Applicants are required to complete a pre-qualification questionnaire. This may be obtained from the following website http://in-tendhost.co.uk/parliamentuk/ as described at III.2.3 and must be completed and returned by the deadline given at IV.3.4 below. The pre-qualification questionnaire shall include, but not be limited to, the matters detailed under clauses III.2.2 and III.2.3 below.

III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: As stated in the documentation
Economic and financial capacity – means of proof required. As stated in the documentation.

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
The Pre-Qualification Questionnaire will be accessible at the following website http://in-tendhost.co.uk/parliamentuk. To be able to access these documents you will need to select the above quoted tender in the ?current tenders? list, click on the ?view tender details? and express interest by clicking on the button provided. Afterwards, you will need to register your company details, thereafter you will be issued with a username and password. If you have already registered with In-Tend previously, please follow the link shown, this will redirect you to the home page where you can log on using your existing username and password to collect the tender documents. If you have registered and have forgotten your username and password, please click on the forgotten password link on the In-Tend homepage. Please keep this username and password secure, and do not pass it to any third parties. If you are experiencing problems, then please contact the In-Tend helpdesk via email: support@in-tend.com or call +44 (0)844 272 8810 for further assistance. Please ensure that you allow yourself plenty of time when responding to this invitation to tender prior to the closing date as in in IV.3.4. If you are uploading multiple documents you will have to individually load one document at a time or you can opt to zip all the documents in an application like WinZip or WinRar.Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
As stated in the PQQ.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession

III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Legal persons should indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff responsible for the execution of the service: no

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Restricted

IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate

Envisaged minimum number 5: and maximum number 6
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document

IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information

IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:

COM1215

IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

no

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Payable documents: no

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

4.8.2014 – 13:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up

English.
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

VI.2)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

VI.3)Additional information

The contract will be considered as a contract made in accordance with the law of England and Wales and subject to the jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales. The House of Lords and the House of Commons are Public Authorities within the meaning of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and all correspondence received will be dealt with in accordance with the Act. The Employer does not bind himself to accept the lowest, or any, tender submitted. Short-listed tenderers will be subject to further evaluation which may include tender presentation.
VI.4)Procedures for appeal

VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Houses of Parliament
14 Tothill Street
SW1H 9NB London
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: ppcs@parliament.uk
Telephone: +44 2072191600

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

3.7.2014

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