Short Term Hire of Operated Plant for Winter Emergency

Short Term Hire of Operated Plant for Winter Emergency

This is a contract to provide Falkirk Council with additional operated plant to use in winter emergencies from October 2013 for 3 years with a possible extension of a further year.

Framework Agreement for the Short Term Hire of Operated Plant for Winter Emergency

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1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


Falkirk Council

Municipal Buildings, West Bridge Street,

Falkirk

FK1 5RS

UK

Paul Thomson

+44 1324-506566
http://www.falkirk.gov.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


Falkirk Council

Municipal Buildings, West Bridge Street,

Falkirk

FK1 5RS

UK

Paul Thomson

+44 1324-506566
http://www.falkirk.gov.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


Falkirk Council

Municipal Buildings, West Bridge Street,

Falkirk

FK1 5RS

UK

Paul Thomson

+44 1324-506566
http://www.falkirk.gov.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Framework Agreement for the Short Term Hire of Operated Plant for Winter Emergency

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

This is a contract to provide Falkirk Council with additional operated plant to use in winter emergencies from October 2013 for 3 years with a possible extension of a further year.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=277086.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=277086.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

239999 other Highway Equipment and Materials
249999 other Horticultural
361100 Haulage
369999 other Transport
381200 Heavy Construction Equipment
389999 other Vehicles
391100 Open Spaces
391111 Open Spaces – Maintenance
391200 Roads
391210 Roads – Construction
391211 Roads – Maintenance
399999 other Works – Construction, Repair and Maintenance

140 Tayside, Central & Fife

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

Supply with additional operated plant to use in winter emergencies

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

satisfactory completion of Qualification Questionaire

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

Dev/PHT/002/13

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
19-09-2013  Time  11:00

c) Estimated award date 23-09-2013

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=277086

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:277086)

5.2

Additional Documentation

winter plant rfq

5.3

Publication date of this notice

04-09-2013