Lift Maintenance Services Essex

Lift Maintenance Services Essex

Lift-maintenance services. Planned Maintenance, daily reactive maintenance, site attendance, insurance surveys, adjusting, setting up, load testing, part examination and repair of all Lifts and Hoist within the University of Essex Colchester Campus.

UK-Colchester: Lift-maintenance services

2013/S 086-146314

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

University of Essex
Wivenhoe Park
Contact point(s): Central Procurement Unit
For the attention of: Adrian Woodmore
CO4 3SQ Colchester
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1206872068
E-mail: procure@essex.ac.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.essex.ac.uk

Address of the buyer profile: www.essex.ac.uk/purchasing

Electronic access to information: https://www.delta-esourcing.com

Electronic submission of tenders and requests to participate: https://www.delta-esourcing.com

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

Education
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:

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

Services
Service category No 1: Maintenance and repair services
NUTS code UKH3

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)

Lift-maintenance services. Planned Maintenance, daily reactive maintenance, site attendance, insurance surveys, adjusting, setting up, load testing, part examination and repair of all Lifts and Hoist within the University of Essex Colchester Campus.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

50750000 – IA23

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

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
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:

All lifts and Hoists on the Colchester Campus including the Paternoster Travelator in the Library.
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: yes
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Starting 1.9.2013. Completion 31.7.2016

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:

The University reserves the right to request deposits and guarantees where required.
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

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

Grouped or Consortia bidders will be required to be jointly and severally liable to the University. The University reserves the right to request a single legal form.
III.1.4)Other particular conditions

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: yes
Description of particular conditions: Any lead bidder must agree to be fully responsible for all work undertaken by the sub-contractor or consortium member throughout the duration of the contract and any bid will be made with the unreserved acceptance of that condition. TUPE applies to this Contract and the winning bidder will have to organise the TUPE process with the incumbent Supplier where necessary and applicable.
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: The Authority will apply all the offences listed in Article 45(1) of Directive 2004/18/EC (implemented as Regulation 23(1) of the Public Contract Regulations (PCR) 2006 in the UK) and all of the professional misconducts listed at Article 45(2) of Directive 2004/18/EC (see also Regulation 23(2) in the PCR 2006) to the decision of whether a Candidate is eligible to be invited to tender.
A full list of the Regulation 23(1) and 23(2) criteria are at http://www.delta-esourcing.com/delta/project/reasonsForExclusion.html#pcr

Candidates will be required to answer these questions as part of the qualification process. For candidates who are registered overseas, you will need to declare if you have any offences/misconduct under your own countries laws, where these laws are equivalent to the Regulation 23 lists.
Candidates who have been convicted of any of the offences under Article 45(1) are ineligible and will not be selected to bid, unless there are overriding requirements in the general interest for doing so.
Candidates who are guilty of any of the offences, circumstances or misconduct under Article 45(2) may be excluded from being selected to bid at the discretion of the Authority.
As detailed within the documents.

III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: (a) Appropriate statements from banks or, where appropriate, evidence of relevant professional risk indemnity insurance.
(b) The presentation of balance-sheets or extracts from the balance-sheets, where publication of the balance-sheet is required under the law of the country in which the economic operator is established.
(c) A statement of the undertaking’s overall turnover and, where appropriate, of turnover in the area covered by the contract for a maximum of the last three financial years available, depending on the date on which the undertaking was set up or the economic operator started trading, as far as the information on these turnovers is available
The University will conduct a variety of financial tests to ascertain financial stability of which the details will be contained within the PQQ document. These may include liquidity and gearing analysis over the past 3 years. This will also apply for the duration of the contract and for any sub-contractors or consortium members.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: The bidder and their partners or sub-contractors (where applicable) must not prove to be of a high risk to the project either during the bidding or operation stage. The details will be contained within the PQQ document.
III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
The details will be provided in the documents on what is required and how it is evaluated.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
The bidder must obtain a minimum of 50 % of the marks available in each of the core areas indicated.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession

Execution of the service is reserved to a particular profession: no
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

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 6
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: It is our main objective to reduce the bidders down to 5 candidates from the final PQQ scoring, with the 5 highest scores proceeding to the award stage. However, we reserve the right to change this dependent on scoring outcome at PQQ where the scores are close together we may invite an extra bidder to the award stage.
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:

T453.
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

no
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

3.6.2013 – 12:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

17.6.2013
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 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 contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement, and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.
To view this notice, please click here: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/delta/viewNotice.html?noticeId=57742375

GO Reference: GO-2013430-PRO-4771253.

VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: This authority will incorporate a minimum 10 calendar day standstill period at the point information on the award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. This period allows unsuccessful tenderers to seek further clarification of the debriefing received from the contracting authority before the contract is entered into. Applicants have two working days from notification of the award decision to request additional debriefing and that information has to be provided a minimum of three working days before expiry of the standstill period. Such additional information should be requested from the address in section I.1.
If an appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved, the Public Contracts Regulations provide for aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by a breach of the rules to take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland). Any such action must be brought promptly (generally within 3 months). Where a contract has not been entered into, the court may order the setting aside of the award decision or order the authority to amend any document and may award damages. If the contract has been entered into, the court may only award damages.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:30.4.2013