Laboratory Reagents Tender

Laboratory Reagents Tender

Supply of reagents for the Limulus Amebocyte Lysate (LAL). Bio Products Laboratory Limited. 2012/S 29-046731

Contract notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Bio Products Laboratory Limited
Dagger Lane
For the attention of: Leanne Bull
WD6 3BX Elstree
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 2089572444
E-mail: leanne.bull@bpl.co.uk
Fax: +44 2089572610

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.bpl.co.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

Body governed by public law
I.3)Main activity

Health
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:

Supply of reagents for the Limulus Amebocyte Lysate (LAL).
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Supplies
Purchase
NUTS code UKH23

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)

Consumables for LAL including.
Turbidimetric lysate, Control Standard endotoxin, LAL reagent water – 50ml LAL reagent water, reconstitution buffer, 16x150mm depyrogenated borosilicate glass tubes, 16x10mm depyrogenated borosilicate glass tubes, 7.9 x 75mm depyrogenated borosilicate glass tubes, 250ul pipette tips certified as depyrogenated – 30ml sample container certified as depyrogenated, 1ml glass pipette certified as depyrogenated, 5ml glass pipette certified as depyrogenated, 10ml glass pipette certified as depyrogenated.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

33696500

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

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): no
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:
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Duration in months: 48 (from the award of the contract)

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:

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

Public Limited Company.
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: Last 3 years accounts.
III.2.3)Technical capacity

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
Successful completion of GMP Audit.
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

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure

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

Envisaged minimum number 5: and maximum number 7
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 below

1. Technical ability. Weighting 50

2. Cost. Weighting 30

3. Previous experience in Pharma supply. Weighting 20

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:

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

Other previous publications

Notice number in the OJEU: 2008/S 085-115442 of 28.4.2008

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

16.3.2012 – 12:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

26.3.2012
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

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: Every 48 months.
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
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
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:8.2.2012