Networked fire control services partnership
Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Authority.
UK-Exeter: command, control, communication systems
Prior information notice
Section I: Contracting authority
Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Authority
Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service, The Knowle, Clyst St George
For the attention of: Miss Aimee Collins
EX3 0NW Exeter
Fax: +44 1392872300
General address of the contracting authority: www.dsfire.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: www.bluelight.gov.uk
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)
The Successful Contractor will be awarded a framework agreement to allow the NFCSP members and other named FRS to award call-off contracts for a range of services and software provision. The scope of the framework provision will include the identification and implementation of; suitable solution(s) including solution design and development, provision of software system(s) interfacing of systems, training, software support and project management to support the aims of the NFCSP and other named FRS fire control mobilising requirements. It is anticipated that the provision of systems will include but is not limited to: command and control mobilisation system (C&C), integrated command control systems (ICCS), automatic call distribution systems (ACDS). The scope of service and solution provision shall be available to other named FRS.
The aims of the NFCSP are to develop a solution which enhances resilience and utilises the most efficient method of receiving and processing emergency calls and provides incident management and resource deployment covering business as usual, spate conditions or fall-back events for all NFCSP members.
The indicative timescale for commencement of an OJEU restricted procurement process for this requirement is March 2012.
This contract is divided into lots: no
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:1.2.2012