Provision of Aerial Surveillance Services

Provision of Aerial Surveillance Services

Scotia Gas Networks plc, Scottish and Southern Energy plc (SSE) and SSE Renewables (SSER) requires a competent aerial surveillance contractor to undertake a frequent aerial survey programme of buried gas pipelines.

United Kingdom-Glasgow: Surveillance services

2015/S 118-216084

Contract notice – utilities

Services

Directive 2004/17/EC

Section I: Contracting entity

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

Scotia Gas Networks Ltd
95 Kilbirnie Street
For the attention of: Helen Gerrard
G5 8JD Glasgow
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: es.procurement@sse.com

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

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for 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)Main activity

Production, transport and distribution of gas and heat
Electricity

I.3)Contract award on behalf of other contracting entities

The contracting entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting entities: yes

Scottish and Southern Energy plc
200 Dunkeld Road
PH1 3AQ Perth

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

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

Provision of Aerial Surveillance Services.

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

Services
Service category No 25: Health and social services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: UK.

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 several operators
Number of participants to the framework agreement envisaged: 2

Duration of the framework agreement

Duration in years: 5

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

Scotia Gas Networks plc (SGN), Scottish and Southern Energy plc (SSE) and SSE Renewables (SSER) requires a competent aerial surveillance contractor to undertake a frequent aerial survey programme of buried gas pipelines, Overhead Lines and Transportation of Personnel and Load Lifting. The contract will be divided into three specific Packages covering specific geographic lots:
Package 1 — SGN:
— Scotland Gas Networks;
— Southern Gas Networks;
— Northern Ireland;
Package 2 — SSE:
— SSE Scotland;
Package 3 — SSER:
— Offshore Windfarms;
Contractors will be able to bid for one or any combination of Packages.
The purpose of the survey is primarily to ensure that the pipelines/Overhead Lines etc are not subject to third party interference damage. The contractor is required to supply a fully managed service including the provision of suitable helicopters, experienced crew and specialist computer/imaging systems.
The contracts will be awarded on a five year basis with an extension option of an additional two years.
This AQ is specifically for Expression of Interest only.
Interested Parties shall be sent a Pre Qualification Questionnaire which must be completed in full. A full evaluation will be undertaken to determine a shortlist of Suppliers who will be invited to tender for this Contract.

Please send your expression of interest clearly stating your position to es.procurement@sse.com for the attention of Helen Gerrard by 12:00, Thursday 8.7.2015.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

79714000

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

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no

II.1.8)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for one or more lots

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:

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:

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
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
III.2.3)Technical capacity
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts

III.3.1)Information about a particular profession

Execution of the service is reserved to a particular profession: no

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

Negotiated
Some candidates have already been selected (if appropriate under certain types of negotiated procedures): no
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

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

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 entity:

888.03.21

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

no

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents

Payable documents: no

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

8.7.2015 – 12:00
IV.3.5)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

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:
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
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:

18.6.2015

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