National Tide Gauge Network Data Management and Dissemination
This framework is for the provision of consultancy services associated with contaminated land investigation, remedial appraisal, design and validation, and related activities commonly commissioned by regulatory bodies.
UK-Exeter: data services
Section I: Contracting authority
Manley House, Kestrel Way
Contact point(s): Michelle Hingston
For the attention of: Michelle Hingston
EX2 7LQ Exeter
Telephone: +44 1392352236
General address of the contracting authority: www.environment-agency.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)
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes
Manley House, Kestrel Way
EX2 7LQ Exeter
Section II: Object of the contract
Service category No 12: Architectural services; engineering services and integrated engineering services; urban planning and landscape engineering services; related scientific and technical consulting services; technical testing and analysis services
NUTS code UK
The detailed inspection and remedial evaluation of land under Part 2A of the Environmental Protection Act 1990, the investigation and remedial evaluation of land potentially causing pollution of controlled waters under sections 161 to 161D of the Water Resources Act 1991, and pollution assessment and remedial evaluation works under the Water Framework Directive.
Range: between 135 000 and 200 000 GBP
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
Right to Cancel, always.
The Environment Agency reserves the right to discontinue the procurement process at any time, which shall include the right not to award a framework or contract, and does not bind itself to accept the lowest tender, or any tender received, and reserves the right to award the framework or contract in part, or to call for new tenders should it consider this necessary.
The Environment Agency shall not be liable for any costs or expenses incurred by any candidate or tenderer in connection with the completion and return of the information requested in this Contract Notice, or in the completion or submission of any tender.
Other Authorities Involved. If applicable. This contract/framework is primarily intended to meet the needs of the Environment Agency. The Agency may require the successful bidder(s) to provide the goods/services on the same terms that are agreed as a result of this tender to the Department of the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, and to its associated bodies including any Agencies and non departmental public bodies. A full list can be found at… http://archive.defra.gov.uk/corporate/about/with/delivery/landscape/documents/public-bodies.pdf.
The successful bidder(s) may also be required to provide the services to local authorities in England and Wales. A full list may be found at… http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Dl1/Directories/Localcouncils/AToZOfLocalCouncils/DG_A-Z_LG.
The successful bidder(s) may also be required to provide the services to Internal Drainage Boards. A full list may be found at… http://www.ada.org.uk/listmembers.php?type=idbs&area=all.
Similarly the contractor may be required to supply the Scottish Government, the Northern Ireland Government, the Welsh Assembly Government, including their Agencies, and the Forestry Commission, including its Executive Agencies.
On Tuesday 29.11.2011 John Griffiths AM, Welsh Government Minister for the Environment and Sustainable Development, announced that he will create a Single Environment Body (SEB) for Wales, the vesting date is 1/4/13. This framework or contract will be available for use by the SEB from this date, however, the Environment Agency acknowledges that the SEB may set up their own arrangements in future.
The successful bidder(s) may also be required to provide the services to Central Government departments, executive agencies and other NDPBs. Full lists can be found at. http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Dl1/Directories/A-ZOfCentralGovernment/index.htm?indexChar=B http://www.civilservice.gov.uk/recruitment/departments-and-accredited-ndpbs.