Consultancy for at-sea capability for Welsh Government

Consultancy for at-sea capability for Welsh Government

To produce a report, which interprets the relevant information that specifies the WG and wider Welsh statutory requirements for at-sea services and the asset options/combinations needed to deliver them.

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Welsh Government

Marine and Fisheries Division, Fisheries Unit, Llys Y Ddraig, Penllergaer Business Park,

Swansea

SA4 9NX

UK

Mark Stafford

+44 3000794577
http://wales.gov.uk/?skip=1&lang=en

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Welsh Government

Corporate Procurement (Procurement), CP2 Cathays Park,

Cardiff

CF10 3NQ

UK

Mark Stafford

+44 2920826731
http://wales.gov.uk/?skip=1&lang=en

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Welsh Government

Corporate Procurement (Procurement), CP2 Cathays Park,

Cardiff

CF10 3NQ

UK

Mark Stafford

+44 2920826731
http://wales.gov.uk/?skip=1&lang=en

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Consultancy for at-sea capability

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Welsh Ministers have devolved responsibility for marine and sea fisheries matters in Wales. In the first instance the responsibility extends to Welsh Waters, namely 12 nautical miles from baselines, but also extends to the Welsh Zone for certain matters which extends to the median line shared with other countries or devolved administrations.

Objectives of the contract

To produce a report, which interprets the relevant information that specifies the WG and wider Welsh statutory requirements for at-sea services and the asset options/combinations needed to deliver them.

To produce options for identified assets, estimated costs and an assessment of how they might be procured. This should also include a full breakdown of anticipated running costs, staffing / servicing requirements and other associated costs. Options should not only consider different types of asset but also different procurement pathways (e.g. lease, purchase, etc).

To undertake a market assessment to determine the availability and timescale for meeting the options which should include new build and refit of second-hand assets.

NOTE: The authority is using eTenderwales to carry out this procurement process. Please note this is a separate website and if you are not already registered, registration will be required.

To access eTenderwales, express your interest in this notice and access the tender documentation please visit https://etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk/web/login.shtml and search for PQQ/ITT code 40322 within the appropriate area.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

71354500 Marine survey services
73112000 Marine research services
98362100 Marine-base support services

100 UK – All
1000 WALES
1010 West Wales and The Valleys
1011 Isle of Anglesey
1012 Gwynedd
1013 Conwy and Denbighshire
1014 South West Wales (Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion)
1015 Central Valleys (Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf)
1016 Gwent Valleys (Torfaen, Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly)
1017 Bridgend and Neath Port Talbot
1018 Swansea
1020 East Wales
1021 Monmouthshire and Newport
1022 Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan
1023 Flintshire and Wrexham
1024 Powys

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

E-TENDER ACCESS INFORMATION:

– Go to https://etenderwales.bravosolution.co.uk

– The first person from your Organisation to use the Platform will be required to register on behalf of the Organisation.

– Registration involves accepting a User Agreement, and providing basic information about your Organisation and about the User performing the Registration.

– The User who performs the Registration becomes the Super User for the Organisation.

– On registering on the Platform the Super User will select a Username and will receive a password.

– The Password will be sent by e-mail to the email address that was specified in the User Details section of the Registration page.

– In order to log-in to the Platform please enter your Username and Password.

– Note: If you forget your Password then visit the homepage and click “Forgot your password?”

– Registration should only be performed once for each Organisation.

– If you think that someone in your Organisation may have already registered on this Platform then you must not register again.

– Please contact the person who Registered (i.e. the Super User) in order to arrange access to the Platform.

– Contact the Helpdesk immediately if you are unable to contact the Super User (for example if they have left your Organisation).

– Note: If your Organisation is already registered on the Platform then you must not make any additional registration. Please contact the Helpdesk to gain access to the Platform.

– Tenders must be uploaded to the BravoSolution portal by 2pm

HOW TO FIND THE ITT:

– Once logged in you must click on ‘ITT’s Open to all Suppliers’

– The etender references for this contract are: Project_26483 and ITT_40322.

– Click on the title to access summary details of the contract. If you are still interested in submitting a tender, click the ‘Express an Interest button’. This will move the ITT from the ‘Open to all Suppliers’ area to the ‘My ITT’s’ on the home page.

– You will then see the full details of the ITT in the qualification and technical envelopes along with any relevant documents in the ‘Attachments’ area.

– Should you have any questions on the ITT, please use the ‘Messages’ area to contact the buyer directly – Please do not contact the named person at the top of this notice.

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

C71/13/14

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
30-09-2013  Time  14:00

c) Estimated award date 11-10-2013

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(WA Ref:1602)

5.2

Additional Documentation

5.3

Publication date of this notice

04-09-2013