Provide Internet Services Across Pembrokeshire

Provide Internet Services Across Pembrokeshire

Pembrokeshire County Council in partnership with Chambers of Trade, Town Councils and Private sector businesses wishes to appoint suitably qualified supplier to design and deliver a free public WIFI scheme in a number of the Town Centres across the County.

United Kingdom-Haverfordwest: Internet services

2015/S 149-275578

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Pembrokeshire County Council
County Hall, Pembrokeshire
For the attention of: Donna Barker
SA61 1TP Haverfordwest
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1437775907
E-mail: donna.barker@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.pembrokeshire.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.sell2wales.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA0255

Electronic access to information: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: www.etenderwales.bravosolution.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

Regional or local authority

I.3)Main activity

General public services

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

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes

Tenby Town

Haverfordwest Town

Milford Haven Town

Pembroke Town

Pembroke Dock Town

Saundersfoot Town

Fishguard & Goodwick Towns

Narberth Town

Newport Town

St Davids City

Private Sector Businesses within Pembrokeshire

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

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

Implementation of Free WiFi in Selected Town Centres across Pembrokeshire.

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

Services
Service category No 5: Telecommunications services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Pembrokeshire.

NUTS code UK

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

The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement

II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

Framework agreement with a single operator

Duration of the framework agreement

Duration in months: 18

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

Pembrokeshire County Council in partnership with Chambers of Trade, Town Councils and Private sector businesses wishes to appoint suitably qualified supplier to design and deliver a free public WIFI scheme in a number of the Town Centres across the County.
While the tender is being led by Pembrokeshire County Council the ownership and final service agreements will be with each individual town, varying between Town Councils/ Chambers of Trade, Local Partnerships or Private Sector Businesses.

Note: The authority is using eTenderwales to carry out this procurement process. To obtain further information record your interest on Sell2Wales athttp://www.sell2wales.gov.uk/search/search_switch.aspx?ID=31068

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

72400000

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:

There is a 12 month extension option.

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

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:

Joint and Several Liability.

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: As per tender documents.

III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: As per tender documents.

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
As per tender documents.
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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

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

PROC/1516/001
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

11.9.2015 – 15:00
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

VI.3)Additional information

The maximum number of towns will be ten, comprising Tenby, Haverfordwest, Milford Haven, Pembroke, Pembroke Dock, Saundersfoot, Fishguard and Goodwick, Narberth, Newport and St Davids.
Each town solution must be developed independently of the others.
(WA Ref:31068).
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: Pembrokeshire County Council will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar day standstill period at the point information on the award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. This period allows unsuccessful tenderers to seek further debriefing from the contracting authority before the contract is entered into. Applicants have 2 working days from the notification of the award decision to request additional debriefing and that information has to be provided a minimum of 3 working days before the expiry of the standstill period. Such additional information should be required from sending a message via etenderwales.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

31.7.2015

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