Electric Scooters Trial in London – Market Engagement

Electric Scooters Trial in London – Market Engagement

TfL is publishing a Market Sounding Questionnaire to obtain market feedback in relation to the potential trial.

United Kingdom-London: Road transport services

2020/S 115-280631

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Transport for London
Town: London
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Helena Tryphonides
E-mail: HelenaTryphonides@tfl.gov.uk
Internet address(es):Main address: https://procontract.due-north.com/Login

Address of the buyer profile: www.tfl.gov.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Electric Scooters (E-Scooters) Trial in London

Reference number: tfl_scp_002092_e-scooter_trial_project

II.1.2)Main CPV code

60100000 Road transport services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

TfL Reference: tfl_scp_002092_e-scooter_trial_project

This prior information notice (PiN) is issued by Transport for London (TfL) and seeks to inform the market of the potential future opportunity regarding the trial of electric-scooters (e-scooters) in London.

TfL is publishing a Market Sounding Questionnaire (MSQ) to obtain market feedback in relation to the potential trial.

Currently, TfL are looking for parties that may be interested in such an exercise to identify themselves and express their interest via TfL’s e-tendering portal and respond to the MSQ at the below address.

https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert?advertId=fb0b31c4-e1ab-ea11-8103-005056b64545

Please note that in order to register their interest (and in order to access future tender exercises published by TfL), organisations will need to register as a supplier via the following link: https://procontract.due-north.com/Register

II.1.5)Estimated total value

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

73100000 Research and experimental development services
34100000 Motor vehicles
34400000 Motorcycles, bicycles and sidecars
73300000 Design and execution of research and development
34000000 Transport equipment and auxiliary products to transportation
60100000 Road transport services
50100000 Repair, maintenance and associated services of vehicles and related equipment

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKI LONDON

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This prior information notice (PiN) is issued by Transport for London (TfL) and seeks to inform the market of the potential future opportunity regarding the trials of electric-scooters (e-scooters) in London.

TfL is publishing a Market Sounding Questionnaire (MSQ) to obtain market feedback in relation to the potential trials of e-scooters in London.

The aim of this MSQ is to better understand market interest and capability, and to gather market feedback on e-scooter suppliers’ approach to development and deployment of e-scooters, looking particularly at the considerations for a potential trial in London. This MSQ may lead to further procurement activity.

Currently, TfL are looking for parties that may be interested in such an exercise to identify themselves and express their interest via TfL’s e-tendering portal and respond to the MSQ at the below address.

https://procontract.due-north.com/Advert?advertId=fb0b31c4-e1ab-ea11-8103-005056b64545

Please note that in order to register their interest (and in order to access future tender exercises published by TfL), organisations will need to register as a supplier via the following link: https://procontract.due-north.com/Register

Interested parties are to note that any responses provided to the MSQ will be held confidentially and will not be disclosed to any third party unless required by law. TfL will manage this process in an open and transparent manner. Interested parties will not be prejudiced by any response or failure to respond to the market engagement exercise.

This PIN is issued for the purposes of the market engagement. No information contained in this document, or provided during and for the market engagement exercise, constitutes any commitment by TfL or any other member of the TfL group or any of its or their stakeholders to undertake any procurement exercise in the future. TfL is not liable for any costs, fees or expenses incurred by any party participating in the market engagement.

II.2.14)Additional information

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

17/07/2020

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

12/06/2020