Command and Control Centre Equipment Contract

Command and Control Centre Equipment Contract

UK Border Force uses radio communications equipment for a variety of purposes, for example within airports and ports and other, similar locations. A need for a new/additional Command and Control centre, located in central London and related to radio use has been identified.

RM3359 SB-1502 Command and Control Centre Equipment Contract

Reference number: RM3359 SB-1502

Deadline date:17/03/2014

This deadline is for… The Request for Information Response Date. Please see ‘How to apply instructions to suppliers’ for more information.

Contract value:£0 – £0

Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Government Procurement Service (On behalf of the Home Ofice)

 

Description of the contract

UK Border Force uses radio communications equipment for a variety of purposes, for example within airports and ports and other, similar locations. A need for a new/additional Command and Control centre, located in central London and related to radio use has been identified. The Authority therefore requires a supplier to provide for design, supply, installation, commissioning, service and maintenance of its proposed new Command and Control centre. Please see attached document for full description.

 

Classification of the contract

32000000 Radio, television, communication, telecommunication and related equipment

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – Unspecified

Is it a framework agreement? No

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 36 Months

 

Who to contact

Contact name James Bergin

Organisation name Government Procurement Service

Address Room 2Y92 Concept House, Cardiff Road, Newport, Gwent, NP10 8QQ

Telephone 01633 811600

Extension number:

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How to apply

Potential Providers must first be registered on the Crown Commercial Service e-Sourcing Suite. If you have not yet registered on the eSourcing Suite, this can be done online at https://gpsesourcing.cabinetoffice.gov.uk by following the link ‘Register for CCS eSourcing’. Please note that, to register, you must have a valid DUNS number (as provided by Dun and Bradstreet) for the organisation which you are registering, who will be entering into a contract if invited to do so at the Invitation to Tender stage. Full instructions for registration and use of the system can be found at http://gps.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/i-am-supplier/respond-tender Once you have registered on the e-Sourcing Suite, you will need to express and interest for the Insert Title This is done by emailing ExpressionOfInterest@CCS.gsi.gov.uk. Your email must clearly state: the name of this procurement RM3359 SB-1502 Command & Control Centre Equipment Contract • and the RM3359 SB-1502. • the name of the registered supplier; and • the name and contact details for the registered individual sending the email. Crown Commercial Service will then process this email and assign your organisation to the opportunity. The registered user will receive a notification email to alert them once this has been done. The Invitation to Tender will be issued by close of play on Thursday 06th March 2014 and therefore suppliers can register on the e-Sourcing Suite between the issue date of this Contracts Finder advert and the deadline date. The deadline date for submission of proposals will be Monday 17th March 2014 10:00. It is advised however that Potential Providers register as soon as practically possible in order to receive the Invitation to Tender and have a sufficient amount of time to respond. For technical assistance on use of the e-Sourcing Suite please contact the Helpdesk: Freephone: 0345 010 3503 Email: supplier@CCS.gsi.gov.uk