Sludge cake handling on site Yorkshire

Sludge cake handling on site Yorkshire

The provision of resources to handle sewage sludge cake produced on approx 12 sites. United Kingdom-Bradford: Sewage removal services

2014/S 066-113899

Contract notice – utilities

Services

Directive 2004/17/EC

Section I: Contracting entity

I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)

Yorkshire Water Services Ltd
Western House, Western Way, Halifax Road
For the attention of: Norine Hirst
BD 2LZ Bradford
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 1274692124
E-mail: norine.hirst@yorkshirewater.co.uk

Internet address(es):

General address of the contracting entity: www.yorkshirewater.com

Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for 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)

I.2)Main activity

Water
I.3)Contract award on behalf of other contracting entities

The contracting entity is purchasing on behalf of other contracting entities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting entity:

Sludge cake handling on site.
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Services
Service category No 16: Sewage and refuse disposal services; sanitation and similar services
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Waste Water Treatment Sites in the Yorkshire Region.
NUTS code UKE

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)

The notice involves the establishment of a framework agreement
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

Framework agreement with several operators
maximum number of participants to the framework agreement envisaged: 3
Duration of the framework agreement

Duration in months: 36
Estimated total value of purchases for the entire duration of the framework agreement

Estimated value excluding VAT
Range: between 3 000 000 and 4 000 000 GBP

II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):

The provision of resources to handle sewage sludge cake produced on approx 12 sites. This may include the following services – the operation of the fixed dewatering equipment, movement of sludge cake on site, mixing of sludge cake with bulking agents and loading of vehicles to transport the material off site.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

90410000, 90420000, 77120000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes
II.1.8)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for one or more lots
II.1.9)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:

The provision of resources to handle sewage sludge cake produced on approx 12 sites. This may include the following services – the operation of the fixed dewatering equipment, movement of sludge cake on site, mixing of sludge cake with bulking agents and loading of vehicles to transport the material off site. The services applicable to each site will be included within the tender document, it is anticipated that sites will be bundled geographically.
II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Number of possible renewals: 1
In the case of renewable contracts, estimated time-frame for subsequent calls for competition:
in months: 60 (from the award of the contract)
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Duration in months: 60 (from the award of the contract)

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions:

The performance of the contract is subject to particular conditions: no
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Will be included in the Selection Questionnaire which will be issued to companies expressing an in terest in this framework.
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Will be included in the Selection Questionnaire which will be issued to companies expressing an in terest in this framework
III.2.3)Technical capacity

Information and formalities necessary for evaluating if the requirements are met: Will be included in the Selection Questionnaire which will be issued to companies expressing an in terest in this framework
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession

Execution of the service is reserved to a particular profession: no
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Legal persons should indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff responsible for the execution of the service: no

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Negotiated
Some candidates have already been selected (if appropriate under certain types of negotiated procedures): no
IV.2)Award criteria
IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications or in the invitation to tender or to negotiate
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction

An electronic auction will be used: no
IV.3)Administrative information
IV.3.1)File reference number attributed by the contracting entity:

254
IV.3.2)Previous publication(s) concerning the same contract

no
IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents

Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 9.5.2014 – 12:00
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

9.5.2014 – 12:00
IV.3.5)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
IV.3.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
VI.3)Additional information:

II.2.1) Total quantity or scope
Range: between 3000000 and 0000004
Currency: GBP
VI.4)Procedures for appeal
VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

31.3.2014