Superfast Broadband for Oxfordshire

Superfast Broadband for Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire County Council.

UK-Oxford: telecommunications services

2012/S 100-166206

Prior information notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Oxfordshire County Council
County Hall New Road
Contact point(s): County Procurement
For the attention of: Hugh Galliers
OX1 1ND Oxford
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1865323897
E-mail: Hugh.Galiiers@oxfordshire.gov.uk
Fax: +44 1865783355

Internet address(es):

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

Address of the buyer profile: www.businessportal.southeastiep.gov.uk

Further information can be obtained from: 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: no

Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)

II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
Superfast Broadband for Oxfordshire.
II.2)Type of contract and place of delivery or of performance
Supplies
Oxfordshire.
NUTS code UKJ14
II.3)Information on framework agreement
II.4)Short description of nature and quantity or value of supplies or services:
Oxfordshire County Council (OCC) gives notice that it plans to publish a contract notice in order to commence a competitive dialogue procurement to identify a single or consortium of suppliers or one or more suppliers for 3 Lots. The total value of the contract over its life time is currently envisaged to be between GBP 15 000 000 and GBP 20 000 000. Other funding sources such as from EU Funding Streams may also be accessed and there is an expectation that significant additional private sector investment will be made by the supplier in order to meet OCC objectives.
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 15 000 000 and 20 000 000 GBP
Lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes

II.5)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

64200000, 32400000, 32500000, 50300000, 51300000, 71316000, 72200000, 72300000, 45230000

II.6)Scheduled date for start of award procedures
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.8)Additional information:

Information about lots

Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Lot No: 1 Lot title: White Areas

1)Short description:
The 1st Lot is for the provision of a combination of open Next Generation Access (NGA) and basic broadband infrastructure to the WHITE areas of Oxfordshire by December 2015. This will include providing an open NGA infrastructure to a number of OCN sites by December 2013.
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

64200000

5)Additional information about lots:
The WHITE areas are defined by European Commission Broadband Guidelines as areas where NGA networks do not at present exist and where they are not likely to be built and be fully operational in the coming three years by private investors.
Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Lot No: 2 Lot title: Grey Areas
1)Short description:
The 2nd Lot is for the provision of an open NGA infrastructure to Oxfordshire Community Network (OCN) sites within GREY areas and to premises in the immediate and adjacent areas to the OCN sites by December 2013.
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

64200000

5)Additional information about lots:
The GREY areas are defined by European Commission Broadband Guidelines as areas where one NGA network is in place or is being deployed in the coming three years and there are no plans by any operator to deploy a NGA network in the coming three years.
Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority: Lot No: 3 Lot title: Black Areas
1)Short description:
The 3rd Lot is for the provision of an open NGA infrastructure to Oxfordshire Community Network (OCN) sites within BLACK areas and to premises in the immediate and adjacent areas to the OCN sites by December 2013.
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

64200000

5)Additional information about lots:
The black areas are defined by European Commission Broadband Guidelines as areas where more than one NGA network exists in a given area or will be deployed in the coming three years.

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Information about reserved contracts

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.2)Additional information:
VI.3)Information on general regulatory framework

VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:22.5.2012

Enjoyed this post? Share it!