Tender for the purchase of Endoscopy Consumables
University Hospitals of Leicester.
UK-Leicester: Endoscopy, endosurgery devices
Section I: Contracting authority
University Hospitals of Leicester
Finance and Procurement Directorate, Block 7, Hospital Close
For the attention of: www.supplying2nhs.com
LE5 4WP Leicester
Section II: Object of the contract
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: University Hospitals of Leicester.
NUTS code UKF21
Number of participants to the framework agreement envisaged: 15
Duration of the framework agreement
Duration in years: 2
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
(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 May 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 June 1991 on prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering.
(b) the presentation of balance-sheets or extracts from the balance-sheets, where publication of the balance-sheet is required under the law of the country in which the economic operator is established;
(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.
Section IV: Procedure
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure:
Section VI: Complementary information
The authority will be conducting this process via our e-tendering portal at www.supplying2nhs.com – all expressions of interest must be made via the portal.
The authority reserves the right not to award the contract in whole or part. If required a shortlist of tenderers will be determined following a pre-qualification questionnaire. The trust will not bear any tenderers costs arising from this procurement process.
The contract will be for a period of two years with the option to extend for two further twelve month periods. The decision to extend this contract will be down to the discression of the trust.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:4.1.2013