Next generation networks Essex County Council
As part of the information services modernisation programme, the next generation networks (NGN) project will deliver significant improvements to the capacity and quality of ECC’s corporate computer network.
UK-Chelmsford: telecommunications services
Prior information notice
Section I: Contracting authority
Essex County Council
PO Box 4, County Hall, Market Road
Contact point(s): Procurement Services
For the attention of: Melanie Bailey
CM1 1JZ Chelmsford
Telephone: +44 1245431200
General address of the contracting authority: http://www.essex.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.ecc.supplier.ariba.com
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: yes
Section II.B: Object of the contract (Supplies or services)
Such services will be provided to ECC, ECC’s associated and/or partner organisations (including but not limited to Essex Cares Ltd, Essex Probation Service, Essex Pensions [Fund], Library Services (Slough) Ltd) and potentially to other local authorities, fire authorities, police authorities, other organisations and/or bodies who may be providing related and/or ancillary services, delivering shared services and/or aims and/or objectives of ECC or such bodies. The services should therefore be scalable and adaptable to such changes. Further details of the relevant bodies will be given in the Official Journal of the European Union notice.
Some of the services that may be part of the contract are:
Billing audit services.
CCTV and physical security monitoring services.
Connectivity to the Kerb.
Data centres and management.
Enhanced government telephony preference service (EGTPS).
High speed broadband services.
Infrastructure and connectivity.
Managed equipment room services.
Managed public internet access (PC’s).
Managed public printers.
Managed WAN services.
Mobile voice and data services.
Network security services.
On-site public wifi.
PSN gateway services.
Voice calls and lines.
Wireless data infrastructure.
We will be holding an information day to discuss the scope of the contract before we start the Procurement phase. The event will be held on Wednesday 22nd February in Chelmsford. If you would like to attend the event you will need to register via Melanie Bailey: firstname.lastname@example.org or Sian Shordon: email@example.com or on +44 1245431200 or +44 1245433178.
Estimated cost excluding VAT:
Range: between 200 000 000,00 and 300 000 000,00 GBP
This contract is divided into lots: no
Suppliers will need to be registered on the Essex Supplier Portal to obtain documentation once the EU advert is published. Suppliers may register with the portal on the following web site: www.ecc.supplier.ariba.com.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.4)Date of dispatch of this notice:8.2.2012