Maintenance of Stairlifts Shrewsbury

Maintenance of Stairlifts Shrewsbury

Stairlifts – 2 service visit to each unit per year. The visit is to be twelve months following the last date shown in the Schedule of Maintenance.

United Kingdom-Shrewsbury: Stairlifts

2013/S 247-431019

Contract notice

Services

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Shropshire Council
Shirehall, Abbey Foregate
For the attention of: Nigel Denton, Procurement Manager
SY2 6ND Shrewsbury
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1743252993
E-mail: procurement@shropshire.gov.uk
Fax: +44 1743253910

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting authority: www.Shropshire.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: Democratic Services Manager, Shropshire Council
Shirehall, Abbey Foregate
Contact point(s): Democratic Services Manager, Legal & Democratic Services
SY2 6ND Shrewsbury
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1743252993
Fax: +44 1743253910

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: yes

Shropshire Council is purchasing on behalf of itself and any wholly owned local authority company or other entity that is deemed to be a contracting authority by virtue of the Council’s involvement
Shirehall, Abbey Foregate
SY2 6ND Shrewsbury
UNITED KINGDOM

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

IMC 089 – Maintenance of Stairlifts.
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
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Shropshire.
NUTS code UKG22

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)

The contract shall comprise the inspection, test and repair of Stairlifts and Domestic Lifts complying with BS5776:1996 (BS EN81-40:2008) Specification for Powered Stairlifts and BS5900:1999 Specification for Powered Domestic Lifts with partially enclosed cars and no lift-well enclosures. BS 5965:1980 Specification for manually driven balanced personal home lifts. BS 6440:1999 Power lifting platforms for use by disabled persons. Code of practice. All work complying with BS7255:2001 Safe Working on Lifts
There are approximately 483 lifts requiring a service visits as follows:
Stairlifts – 2 service visit to each unit per year. The visit is to be twelve months following the last date shown in the Schedule of Maintenance.
Through Floor Vertical lifts – Two service visits to each unit per-year. The first visit is to be 6 months following the last date shown in the Schedule of Maintenance and the second 6 months after the first.
These stairlifts are located in private homes. All types of stairlift are included in the contract for example Thyssen, Stannah, Bison Bede, Brooks and others.
The Contractor will also be require to provide 365 days per year out of hours emergency repair service when attendance on site must be within 2 hours of receipt of call.
The contract will be for an initial period of 12 months renewable annually for a maximum of up to 3 years commencing on 1.4.2014.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

44115600

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

Starting 1.4.2014. Completion 31.3.2018

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

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

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

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

see tender documentation
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
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: see tender documentation
III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met:
see tender documentation
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

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

IMC 089
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

no
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

3.2.2014 – 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

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: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: 4 years.
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

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: The Contracting Authorities 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 debriefing from the contracting authority before the contract is entered into. Additional information should be requested from the contact in Section 1.1. If an appeal regarding the award of a contract has not been successfully resolved the Public Contracts Regulations 2006 (S1 2006 No 5) 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 and Wales).
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:18.12.2013