Managed Network Service Tender Teesside University
The requirement is for a supplier to provide a fully managed service for the network infrastructure and Internet connection for a new 3 storey Business Innovation Centre – the North Shore Innovation Centre, the requirement includes the provision, installation and support of all network equipment.
United Kingdom-Middlesbrough: IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
For the attention of: Commercial Services Manager
TS1 3BA Middlesbrough
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.tees.ac.uk
Electronic access to information: http://www.etendernetwork.co.uk/
Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: http://www.etendernetwork.co.uk/
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
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 5: Telecommunications services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: This is a new development site and the provisional postcode is believed to be TS18 2NB.
NUTS code UKC1
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
72000000, 72416000, 72511000, 72411000
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
The businesses may wish to install their own network equipment and servers within their business unit offices, the supplier must confirm if this is possible within their proposed solution.
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals
Number of possible renewals: 2
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated below
1. Quality and Service. Weighting 60
2. Price. Weighting 40
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting authority:
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
Reference to project(s) and/or programme(s): ERDF.
Any queries arising from this procurement exercise ,and/or, if you require further clarification then please contact us electronically via the email address “firstname.lastname@example.org” ONLY, but no later than 7 working days before the deadline response date, however we reserve the right to refuse to respond to any clarification questions, regardless of whether or not they are deemed to be seeking to gain commercial advantage/confidential information/unfair advantage against the other bidders, and additionally we may reject any offer submitted as a result of such infringement.
The University may at its discretion communicate any questions and/or requests for information together with the University’s response to all Bidders.
All information in this tender is confidential and shall not be disclosed to third parties without the prior agreement of the University. This restriction does not apply to third parties to be involved in the delivery of the proposed service.
All prices detailed in your response shall be exclusive of VAT and valid for acceptance for a period of 90 days from the return date.
All Tender responses should be posted to arrive at the University no later than 12 pm noon (12:00 hrs) on 16.3.2014.
All responses, which should have no markings that identify the sender, should be addressed to:-
Director of Finance, Teesside University, Borough Road, Middlesbrough TS1 3BA
Reference ‘Managed Network Service for North Shore Innovation Centre’
Late Tender (Bid) responses) arriving after the closing date and time will not be evaluated and will be automatically excluded from this procurement exercise.
It is also a mandatory requirement, that all Tenders (Bid) responses are comprised of 4 written copies (on typed A4 paper), with a mandatory requirement of one additional electronic copy of the Tender (Bid) on removable accessible media i.e. USB memory stick or CD.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: