Mechanical lifting equipment Framework
United Utilities plc is investigating options in order to develop a framework agreement for the supply, commissioning and installation and repair of mechanical lifting equipment used within United Utilities Water plc.
UK-Warrington: lifting and handling equipment
Periodic indicative notice – utilities
This notice is a call for competition: no
This notice aims at reducing time-limits for receipt of tenders: no
Section I: Contracting entity
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
United Utilities Water plc
Haweswater House, Lingley Mere
Contact point(s): Samya El-Moussaoui
For the attention of: Samya El-Moussaoui
WA5 3LP Warrington
Telephone: +44 1925677529
Fax: +44 1925678905
General address of the contracting entity: WWW.UNITEDUTILITIES.COM
Address of the buyer profile: WWW.UNITEDUTILITIES.COM/SUPPLYCHAIN
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
I.3)Contract award on behalf of other contracting entities
The contracting entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting entities: no
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting entity:
Mechanical lifting equipment.
II.2)Type of contract
II.3)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):
United Utilities plc is investigating options in order to develop a framework agreement for the supply, commissioning and installation and repair of mechanical lifting equipment used within United Utilities Water plc. This scope once established may include servicing of all overhead cranes within United Utilities Water.
II.4)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
42410000, 42411000, 42414000, 42414100, 42415100, 42418000, 42418500, 42418900, 42419000, 42419100, 42419900
II.5)Scheduled date for start of award procedures and duration of the contract
II.6)Estimated cost and main terms of financing
II.6.1)Initial estimated cost
II.6.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
II.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
Interested parties are requested to review the information available and submit to the contact named in I.1 the range of goods and services they provide. The deadline for submission of information is 11.4.2012 and must be submitted to the contact set out in Section I.1 above. The issue of the PIN does not constitute any commitment from United Utilities Water plc to undertake any public procurement exercise in the future. A response to this PIN does not guarantee any invitation to participate in any future public procurement process that United Utilities plc may conduct. This PIN does not constitute a call for competition to procure any services, supplies, or works and United Utilities plc is not bound to accept any proposals offered. United Utilities Water plc do not accept any liability for costs, fees or expenses incurred by any party participating in this market research exercise. Any procurement of any services supplies or works by United Utilities plc in due course will be carried out strictly in accordance with the provisions of the Utilities Contracts Regulations 2006 and as amended 2009.
Periodic indicative notice being a call for competition or aiming at reducing time-limits for the receipt of tenders:
II.1.2) Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance: supplies.
NUTS code: UKD.
II.2.2) Information about options: no.
IV.3.4) Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up: official EU language(s): English.
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about European Union funds
The contract is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
VI.3)Estimated total value of supplies or services contract(s)
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:26.3.2012