Tender for Drug Misuse Point Of Care Screening Devices

Tender for Drug Misuse Point Of Care Screening Devices

The supplier will source, quality assure and supply devices for use within the Derby City Substance Misuse Treatment Services.

United Kingdom-Derby: Medical equipments, pharmaceuticals and personal care products

2015/S 215-392142

Contract notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Derby City Council
The Council House, Corporation Street
Contact point(s): Procurement
For the attention of: Mrs Laura Rose
DE1 2FS Derby
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1332643272
E-mail: procurement@derby.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: http://www.derby.gov.uk/

Electronic access to information: www.sourcederbyshire.co.uk

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: https://www.eastmidstenders.org

Further information can be obtained from: Derby City Council
The Council House, Corporation Street
Contact point(s): Procurement
For the attention of: Mrs Laura Rose
DE1 2FS Derby
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1332643272
E-mail: procurement@derby.gov.uk

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Derby City Council
The Council House, Corporation Street
Contact point(s): Procurement
For the attention of: Mrs Laura Rose
DE1 2FS Derby
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1332643272
E-mail: procurement@derby.gov.uk

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Derby City Council
The Council House, Corporation Street
Contact point(s): Procurement
For the attention of: Mrs Laura Rose
DE1 2FS Derby
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1332643272
E-mail: procurement@derby.gov.uk

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: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

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

TD1038 — Drug Misuse Point Of Care IVD Drug Screening Devices.

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

Supplies
Purchase

NUTS code UKF11

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

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

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

The contract is to secure the provision of the following in Point Of Care Testing in vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical devices:
— Instant urine screening devices;
—Instant oral saliva screening devices;
—Laboratory based urine and saliva sample analysis.
The supplier will source, quality assure and supply devices for use within the Derby City Substance Misuse Treatment Services. The devices will be used to support clinical decision making, around the treatment interventions offered to those who misuse drugs and alcohol. Therefore accuracy and reliability of both product and supply source are critical to the requirement for these goods.
The supplier will demonstrate compliance with all relevant European and National standards for the provision of IVD devices. They will hold a recognised quality assurance standard.
All products must be:
— Licensed for the indication of the proposal;
— MHRA (Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency) approved; or
— EMEA (European Medicines Agency) approved.

Please note, suppliers wishing to express interest and obtain the documentation, must do so by 15:00 on 7.12.2015 It is recommended that you express interest and obtain the documentation well before this time to allow sufficient time to prepare and submit a comprehensive response. The deadline for returns is 14:00 on 9.12.2015. Select the ‘apply online’ link in the bottom right hand corner of this notice, this will transfer you to the Councils e-tendering system https://www.eastmidstenders.org where you can express interest and obtain the documents, (please note we will only accept expressions of interest through the e-tendering system.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33000000

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

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
II.1.8)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:

The contract is to secure the provision of the following in Point Of Care Testing in vitro diagnostic (IVD) medical devices:
— Instant urine screening devices;
— Instant oral saliva screening devices;
— Laboratory based urine and saliva sample analysis.
The supplier will source, quality assure and supply devices for use within the Derby City Substance Misuse Treatment Services. The devices will be used to support clinical decision making, around the treatment interventions offered to those who misuse drugs and alcohol. Therefore accuracy and reliability of both product and supply source are critical to the requirement for these goods.
The supplier will demonstrate compliance with all relevant European and National standards for the provision of IVD devices. They will hold a recognised quality assurance standard.
All products must be:
— Licensed for the indication of the proposal;
— MHRA (Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency) approved; or
— EMEA (European Medicines Agency) approved.
Contract is for the initial term of 3 years up to 135 000 GBP (annual value 45 000 GBP) Total value over maximum 5 year period is 225000 GBP
User assessment testing will form part of the evaluation process, please tender documents for details.
The contract has not been divided into Lots to ensure cohesion of the service.
Estimated value excluding VAT: 225 000 GBP

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: yes
Description of these options: There will be an option to extend the contract for 2 years in annual increments, subject to satisfactory performance, business needs and funding. Maximum contract period is 5 years.
Provisional timetable for recourse to these options:
in days: 0 (from the award of the contract)

II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Starting 1.4.2016. Completion 31.3.2019

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:

Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded: Joint and several liability to be assumed by all group bidders before acceptance.

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: Any supplier may be disqualified who:
(a) is bankrupt or is being wound up, where his affairs are being administered by the court, where he has entered into an arrangement with creditors, where he has suspended business activities or is in any analogous situation arising from a similar procedure under national laws and regulations;
(b) is the subject of proceedings for a declaration of bankruptcy, for an order compulsory winding up the administration by the court or of an arrangement with creditors or of any other similar proceedings under national laws and regulations;
(c) has been convicted by a judgment which has the force of res judicata in accordance with the legal provisions of the country of any offence concerning his professional conduct;
(d) has been guilty of grave professional misconduct proven by any means which the contract authorities can demonstrate;
(e) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of social security contributions in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(f) has not fulfilled obligations relating to the payment of taxes in accordance with the legal provisions of the country in which he is established or with those of the country of the contracting authority;
(g) is guilty of serious misrepresentation in supplying the information required under this Section or has not supplied such information;
(h) has been the subject of a conviction for participation in a criminal organization, as defined in Article 2(1) of Council Joint Action 98/733/JHA;
(i) has been the subject of a conviction for corruption, as defined in Article 3 of the Council Act of 26.5.1972 and Article 3(1) of Council Joint Action 98/742/JHA3 respectively;
(j) has been the subject of a conviction for fraud within the meaning of Article 1 of the Convention relating to the protection of the financial interests of the European Communities;
(k) has been the subject of a conviction for money laundering, as defined in Article 1 of Council Directive 91/308/EEC of 10.6.1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.

III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: (c) a statement of the undertaking’s overall turnover and, where appropriate, of turnover in the area covered by the contract for a maximum of the last 3 financial years available, depending on the date on which the undertaking was set up or the economic operator started trading, as far as the information of these turnovers is available.

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
(a) a list of the works carried out over the past 5 years, accompanied by certificates of satisfactory execution for the most important works. These certificates shall indicate the value,date and site of the works and shall specify whether they were carried out according to the rules of the trade and properly completed. Where appropriate, the competent authority shall submit these certificates to the contracting authority direct;(f) the educational and professional qualifications of the service provider or contractor and/or those of the undertaking’s managerial staff and, in particular, those of the person or persons responsible for providing the services or managing the work;
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

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

Recourse to staged procedure to gradually reduce the number of solutions to be discussed or tenders to be negotiated no
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:

TD1038 – DN24854
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 7.12.2015 – 15:00
Payable documents: no

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

9.12.2015 – 14:00
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

in days: 90 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: no

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

This tender is being managed electronically, to obtain documents please go to www.sourcederbyshire.co.uk and look for the contract advert under ‘latest or live contracts’. Then click on the link at the bottom right of the advert ‘Apply online’ to take you to our e-tendering system. There you will be able to register your details and request the documents. This is done by:– Registering with East Midlands Tenders, if not already registered; OR If already registered;- Click on ‘view opportunities’- Find the tender that you are interested in;- Click on the title hyperlink;- Scroll to the bottom of the screen and click on ‘login and register interest’- Once you have registered your interest the tender will be moved to, and can be found on, the ‘My Opportunities’ page on the EastMidsTenders page once you are logged in. You will be able to view and download the documents for completion, along with instructions on how to make a submission. Under this procurement the supplier is required to participate actively in the economic and social regeneration of the locality of and surrounding the area served by Derby City Council. Accordingly contract performance conditions may relate in particular to social and environmental considerations.

VI.4)Procedures for appeal

VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Derby City Council
Corporation Street
DE1 2FS Derby
UNITED KINGDOM

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: Derby City Council will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar days 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 the contact details provided in section 1.1) of this notice. If an appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (SI 2006 No 5) provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland). Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months). Where a contract has not been entered into the Court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order the authority to amend any document and may award damages. If the contract has been entered into the Court may only award damages. The purpose of the standstill period referred to above is to allow parties to apply to the Courts to set aside the award decision before the contract is entered into.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

3.11.2015

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