Tender for Traffic Signal Equipment Maintenance

Tender for Traffic Signal Equipment Maintenance

All traffic signal equipment except equipment associated with cables and ducting external to the controller, all optical equipment including signal head casings, all above ground detection equipment, including MVDs, PIRs and Traficam detectors, SCOOT/UTC/Selective Vehicle Detection(SVD) equipment,
all remote monitoring telemetry equipment.

UK-Dumfries: road traffic-control equipment

2012/S 160-267425

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Dumfries and Galloway Council
Procurement Team, Carmont House
For the attention of: Craig Bouse
DG1 4ZJ Dumfries
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1387245116

Internet address(es):

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

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00219

Further information can be obtained from: Dumfries and Galloway Council
Procurement Team, Carmont House
For the attention of: Craig Bouse
DG1 4ZJ Dumfries
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1387245116
Internet address: http://www.dumgal.gov.uk

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Dumfries and Galloway Council
Procurement Team, Carmont House
For the attention of: Craig Bouse
DG1 4ZJ Dumfries
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1387245116
Internet address: http://www.dumgal.gov.uk

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Dumfries and Galloway Council
Carmont House, Crichton Campus
Contact point(s): Procurement Team
For the attention of: Craig Bouse
DG1 4ZJ Dumfries
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1387245116
Internet address: http://www.dumgal.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:
Traffic Signal Equipment Maintenance.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Services
Service category No 1: Maintenance and repair services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Throughout Dumfries & Galloway.
NUTS code UKM32
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)
Dumfries & Galloway Council are looking to appoint a contractor to maintain and repair the regions traffic signal equipment.
The equipment covered by this contract will include the following:-.
— All traffic signal equipment except equipment associated with cables and ducting external to the controller,
— All optical equipment including signal head casings,
— All above ground detection equipment, including MVDs, PIRs and Traficam detectors,
— SCOOT/UTC/Selective Vehicle Detection(SVD) equipment,
— all remote monitoring telemetry equipment.
Tenderers should be aware that under the provision of this contract, response times for all faults except the Presence, SCOOT and Tiris loops are:
— within 4 hours,
— Full repair within 12 hours. (i.e faults reported before 4pm will be repaired by the end of the next working day).
The contract will commence on 1 March 2013 and run for three years initially, with the option to extend for an additional year.
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=236466.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=236466.

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. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

34923000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.1.8)Lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
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:
Dumfries & Galloway Council are looking to appoint a contractor to maintain and repair the regions traffic signal equipment.
The equipment covered by this contract will include the following:-.
— All traffic signal equipment except equipment associated with cables and ducting external to the controller,
— All optical equipment including signal head casings,
— All above ground detection equipment, including MVDs, PIRs and Traficam detectors,
— SCOOT/UTC/Selective Vehicle Detection(SVD) equipment,
— all remote monitoring telemetry equipment.
Tenderers should be aware that under the provision of this contract, response times for all faults except the Presence, SCOOT and Tiris loops are:
— within 4 hours,
— Full repair within 12 hours. (i.e faults reported before 4pm will be repaired by the end of the next working day).
The contract will commence on 1 March 2013 and run for three years initially, with the option to extend for an additional year.
Estimated value excluding VAT: 200 000 GBP
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
Starting 1.3.2013. Completion 28.2.2017

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:
Installment payments for the maintenance aspect of this contract. Delivery payments for repairs carried out.
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
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: (1) All candidates will be required to provide evidence of relevant professional risk indemnity insurance.
(2) All candidates will be required to provide statements of accounts or extracts from those accounts relating to their business.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: Tenderers must meet the criteria set in the Questionnaire aspect of the Invitation to Tender (ITT).
III.2.3)Technical capacity
Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
This will be covered in the Questionnaire aspect of this Invitation to Tender (ITT).
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
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: yes

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
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:
DG/CB/217/12
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: 25.9.2012
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
2.10.2012 – 12:00
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
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening tenders
Date: 3.10.2012 – 12:00
Place:

Council HQ, English Street, Dumfries.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: September or October 2016 or 2017. Depending on whether the Council chooses to extend this contract by an additional year, following the three year period.
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
VI.3)Additional information
(SC Ref:236466).
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Sheriff Court
Buccleuch Street
Dumfries
UNITED KINGDOM

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:17.8.2012

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