Penetration Testing Services Tender – Anglian Water

Penetration Testing Services Tender – Anglian Water

To assess bidders for penetration testing services and related security assurance services.

United Kingdom-Huntingdon: System and support services

2020/S 184-445484

Contract notice – utilities

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/25/EU

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Anglian Water Services Ltd
National registration number: 2366656
Town: Huntingdon
NUTS code: UKH12 Cambridgeshire CC
Postal code: PE26 6XU
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Ewa Soltysiak
E-mail: esoltysiak@anglianwater.co.uk
Internet address(es):Main address: https://www.anglianwater.co.uk

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

Access to the procurement documents is restricted. Further information can be obtained at: https://esourcing.scanmarket.com/publicevents/list?comId=3004&ccsum=57aa08f02740e2c172f509ae0fa4807a&type=all
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://scanmarket.com/
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.6)Main activity

Water

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Penetration Testing Services

 

Reference number: PA 2020-0135

II.1.2)Main CPV code

72250000 System and support services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

Anglian Water Services Ltd (Anglian Water) is undertaking a procurement exercise to assess bidders for penetration testing services and related security assurance services.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 1 296 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

72000000 IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support
48000000 Software package and information systems

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
NUTS code: UKH EAST OF ENGLAND
Main site or place of performance:

The service will be required within Anglian Water Region.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Anglian Water is looking to award a contract to one supplier for 3 years with option to extend for up to 5 years in any such increments as Anglian Water decide. The supplier will be responsible to deliver the requirements set out in the specification and draft contract documentation provided to Bidders. There is an option to provide additional services of a similar scope. However, as this is an optional scope, the quotes provided for these additional services will not be evaluated as part of the pricing evaluation.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 1 296 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in days: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

The contract is for an initial 3-year term with extension options that could take it to a total contract term of 8 years.

 

II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no

II.2.14)Additional information

Bidders are advised to answer the RFI questions within Scanmarket. The link is shared in 1.3 above to access the tender documentation. The RFI question responses will generate an initial shortlist or bidders for RFP. All details on timelines are shared within the RFI and RFP. During the tender process the number of bidders will be shortlisted and gradually reduced up to award stage.

 

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

List and brief description of conditions:

Full details found within the tender documentation.

 

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation

List and brief description of rules and criteria:

Full details found within the tender documentation.

 

III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts

III.1.6)Deposits and guarantees required:

Full details found within the tender documentation.

 

III.1.7)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

Full details found within the tender documentation.

 

III.1.8)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession

III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

To fulfill the supply particulars as requested.

 

III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Negotiated procedure with prior call for competition

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with a single operator
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 26/10/2020
Local time: 23:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

 

Please follow this link to gain access to all tender documentation relative to this requirement.

https://esourcing.scanmarket.com/publicevents/list?comId=3004&ccsum=57aa08f02740e2c172f509ae0fa4807a&type=all

 

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: Anglian Water Services Ltd.
Town: Huntingdon
Postal code: PE26 6XU
Country: United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

17/09/2020