Legal Services Framework – Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult

Legal Services Framework – Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult

The legal services required under this framework agreement include but shall not be limited to the following:  construction and engineering, capital projects, property.

United Kingdom-Glasgow: Legal services

2019/S 178-433796

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult
Inovo, 121 George Street
Glasgow
G1 1RD
United Kingdom
Contact person: Mrs Sheena Thomson
Telephone: +44 3330041418
E-mail: procurement@ore.catapult.org.uk
NUTS code: UKC2
Internet address(es):Main address: https://www.ore.catapult.org.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://www.ore.catapult.org.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

The contract is awarded by a central purchasing body

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=50048f19-6cd4-e911-80fa-005056b64545
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert/Index?advertId=50048f19-6cd4-e911-80fa-005056b64545

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Other activity: Offshore Renewable Energy Research and Development

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Legal Services Framework Agreement

Reference number: DN434971

II.1.2)Main CPV code

79100000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The legal services required under this framework agreement include but shall not be limited to the following:

— construction and engineering,

— capital projects,

— property,

— environmental,

— planning and consenting,

— corporate tax,

— international (EU) law,

— commercial contracts,

— employment issues,

— pensions,

— intellectual property,

— other commercial matters,

— state aid and public procurement,

— due diligence,

— general corporate support.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 250 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKC2
NUTS code: UKM8

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The legal services required under this framework agreement include but shall not be limited to the following:

— construction and engineering,

— capital projects,

— property,

— environmental,

— planning and consenting,

— corporate tax,

— international (EU) law,

— commercial contracts,

— employment issues,

— pensions,

— intellectual property,

— other commercial matters,

— state aid and public procurement,

— due diligence,

— general corporate support.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 250 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

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

II.2.14)Additional information

Contract awards made under the terms of this legal services framework agreement, may be co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
Envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement: 3
In the case of framework agreements, provide justification for any duration exceeding 4 years:
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 23/10/2019
Local time: 12:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English

IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 23/10/2019
Local time: 12:05
Place:

ORE Catapult, Inovo, 121 George Street, Glasgow, G1 1RD, Scotland.

Information about authorised persons and opening procedure:

Tenders shall be opened by at least one member of the ORE catapult procurement team and verified/witnessed by at least 1 other ORE catapult employee.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult
Blyth
United KingdomInternet address: www.ore.catapult.org.uk
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

12/09/2019