Tender for Electronic Marking System
SQA intends to appoint a contractor to deliver an eMarking solution, other supporting software, hosting, hardware.
United Kingdom-Midlothian: Software package and information systems
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Lowden, 24 Wester Shawfair, Dalkeith
Contact person: Justin Lilley
Telephone: +44 03452135208
NUTS code: UKM73
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00386
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Provision of an Electronic Marking System.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
1.2.1 SQA intends to appoint a contractor to deliver an eMarking solution, other supporting software, hosting, hardware (excluding client-side equipment), training, management reporting and other services.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.3)Place of performance
Scottish Qualifications Authority
The Optima Building, 58 Robertson Street, GLASGOW G2 8DQ & Lowden, 24 Wester Shawfair, Dalkeith, Midlothian, EH22 1FD.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
Provision of an eMarking solution, other supporting software, hosting, hardware (excluding client-side equipment), training, management reporting and other services.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
The option to extend to cover 2 further examination periods 2021 and 2022 inclusive of all deliverables, unless terminated earlier in accordance with the Contract.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
See Attached ESPD document.
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Tenderers are asked to provide their yearly turnover for the last 3 years.
Public Liability Insurance 1 000 000 GBP
Employers Liability 1 000 000 GBP
Product Liability Insurance 1 000 000 GBP
Professional Indemnity Insurance 1 000 000 GBP
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
If you have these please provide certificates.
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
SQA, The Optima Building, 58 Robertson Street, Glasgow G2 8DQ.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
SQA intends to appoint a contractor to deliver an eMarking solution, other supporting software, hosting, hardware (excluding client-side equipment), training, management reporting and other services. The project is outlined fully in the specification contained in Appendix 2 (‘the Specification’).
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=520742.
The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx.
Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.
Download the ESPD document here: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/ESPD/ESPD_Download.aspx?id=520742
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: