Electrical Rewire Contract Melton Mowbray

Electrical Rewire Contract Melton Mowbray

Electrical Rewire and Conversion of Electrical Storage Heaters Programme.

United Kingdom-Melton Mowbray: Repair and maintenance services of electrical building installations

2015/S 089-160188

Contract notice


Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Melton Borough Council
Parkside, Station Approach, Burton Street
For the attention of: Richard Whitmore
LE13 1GH Melton Mowbray
E-mail: rwhitmore@melton.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.melton.gov.uk

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: The above mentioned contact point(s)

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.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Electrical Rewire and Conversion of Electrical Storage Heaters Programme.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Service category No 1: Maintenance and repair services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Melton Mowbray.

NUTS code UKF22

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)

Melton Borough Council requires the electrical rewiring and renewal of electric storage heaters for the general needs housing stock included in the ‘Block Listing’ that accompanies the specification for this contract.
The work will involve the conversion of old Electrical Storage Heaters to new Dimplex Quantum Storage Heaters as per the specification and also inspections, upgrading and rewiring of all electrical installations to a selection of properties within the Borough of Melton
The variety of electrical works are required at various locations throughout Melton Borough Council’s property portfolio, details of which are provided in the ‘Block Listing’ document that accompanies the contract specification.
The contract will be for a period of 4 years. Subject to requirements and at the Council’s sole discretion the contract may be extended for up to a further 2 years.
It is anticipated that the contract will commence 1.10.2015.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)


II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no


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:

4 years with the option to extend for up to a further 2 years subject to requirements and at the Council’s sole discretion.
Estimated value excluding VAT:
Range: between 1 400 000 and 2 100 000 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 1.10.2015. Completion 30.9.2021

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract

III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:

Where a parent company exists, a parent company guarantee may be required. Where there is no parent company the contractor must provide a performance bond at its own expense in a form approved by Melton Borough Council for a sum equal to 10 % of the contract value.

III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

Payment arrangements will be agreed with the successful bidder and laid out in a final contract document.

III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

Bidders may be 1 or more organisations bidding under the leadership of a prime contractor. The prime contractor will be responsible for at the fulfilment of any contract which is awarded.

III.1.4)Other particular conditions

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: yes
Description of particular conditions: The services to be undertaken in conformance with all relevant legislation and standards.
III.2)Conditions for participation

III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Tenders may be excluded if a director / partner / proprietor is in the state of bankruptcy, has been convicted or a criminal offence related to business or professional conduct, has committed grave misconduct in the course of business, has not fulfilled conditions related to the payment of taxes or social security obligations, or is guilty of misrepresentation in supplying information.

III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Company turnover, pre-tax profit, organisation’s net worth, present cash / credit position, meeting banking agreements, meeting obligations to pay creditors and/or staff. Tenderer’s information will be used in this evaluation and this may be cross checked with reputable credit checking agencies.

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
The successful contractor must evidence compliance with statutory minimum requirements in terms of Health and Safety, Environmental management, Equalities and Safeguarding.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
A pre-qualification questionnaire must be completed. Tenderer’s must meet the mandatory standards laid down in the tender documents and summarised in section II. 1.5) above and demonstrate adequate ability and resilience to undertake the service.
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: no

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure


IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate

Envisaged number of operators: 5
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: Organisation details and experience, Financial information, Technical and Professional Ability, Technical Resources and References, Insurances, Equalities, Employment practices, Environmental Management, Health and Safety, Business Continuity, Safeguarding — sub criteria and weightings applied to them are set out in the Evaluation scoring Matrix accompanying the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire.
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:


IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract


IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Payable documents: no

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

5.6.2015 – 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

IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about European Union funds

The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

VI.3)Additional information

The contract is a single Lot rather than sub-divided given the discrete nature of the services, the value of the works and the available administrative and managerial resources of the Council.
VI.4)Procedures for appeal

VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

The Solicitor to the Council
Melton Borough Council, Parkside, Station Approach, Burton Street
LE13 1GH Melton Mowbray
Internet address: http://melton.gov.uk

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: Melton Borough Council will incorporate a minimum 10 day standstill period at the point of notification of the decision to award the contract. The decision notice will incorporate the award criteria, the reasons for the decision, the reasons (if any) why a tenderer did not meet any specification, the identity of the successful tenderer(s) and a precise statement of when the standstill period is expected to end. Any appeal or challenge against the award decision must be communicated to the address stated in I.1) above within the standstill period. If an appeal or challenge to award the contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts Regulations 2015 provide for aggrieved parties to take action in the High Court. Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months, although this time period may be reduced to 30 days in certain circumstances). Where a legal challenge is made after the contract has been entered into then that contract could be declared ineffective and/or shortened and/or a fine imposed by the Court.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: