Solid Recovered Fuel Plant Tender
Supply and Install a Solid Recovered Fuel (SRF)/Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) Plant at Cheney Manor, Swindon.
UK-Swindon: refuse disposal and treatment
Section I: Contracting authority
Swindon Commercial Services Limited
Waterside Park, Darby Close, Cheney Manor Industrial Estate
For the attention of: Helen Bohane
SN2 2PN Swindon
Telephone: +44 1793464772
Fax: +44 1793513423
General address of the contracting authority: www.swindoncommercialservices.co.uk
Further information can be obtained from: The above mentioned contact point(s)
Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and 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)
Section II: Object of the contract
NUTS code UKK14
Swindon Borough Council is the sole shareholder of the Company and the Council exercises the power and decisive influence over both the strategic objectives and the significant decisions taken by SCS. The control exercised is specifically designed to support SCS’s delivery of its agreed business plan to maximise opportunity and overall value.
Currently SCS is aiming to push forward in the waste industry and reduce its reliance on landfill.
To achieve this SCS is looking to procure, own and operate a Refuse Derived Fuel/ Solid Recovered Fuel plant on its site at Cheney Manor, Swindon.
This plant will be able to accept up to 100 000 tonnes per annum of a mixture of municipal solid waste (MSW) and commercial and industry wastes (C&I).
The fuel that will be produced from this plant will then be sent to a procured technology provider for best practical use of this fuel type.
The scope of any agreement is expected to include design, manufacture, installation/commissioning, training of operational staff, availability and supply of replacement part, materials and relevant services. The agreement may extend to include civil works, maintenance and elements of operation.
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Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
(b) the presentation of balance-sheets or extracts from the balance-sheets, where publication of the balance-sheet is required under the law of the country in which the economic operator is established;
(c) a statement of the undertaking’s overall turnover and, where appropriate, of turnover in the area covered by the contract for a maximum of the last three financial years available, depending on the date on which the undertaking was set up or the economic operator started trading, as far as the information on these turnovers is available.
As detailed in the pre-qualification questionnaire.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: As detailed in the pre-qualification questionnaire.
(a) a list of the works carried out over the past 5 years, accompanied by certificates of satisfactory execution for the most important works. These certificates shall indicate the value, date and site of the works and shall specify whether they were carried out according to the rules of the trade and properly completed. Where appropriate, the competent authority shall submit these certificates to the contracting authority direct;
(b) a list of the principal deliveries effected or the main services provided in the past 3 years, with the sums, dates and recipients, whether public or private, involved. Evidence of delivery and services provided shall be given: – where the recipient was a contracting authority, in the form of certificates issued or countersigned by the competent authority, – where the recipient was a private purchaser, by the purchaser’s certification or, failing this, simply by a declaration by the economic operator;
(c) an indication of the technicians or technical bodies involved, whether or not belonging directly to the economic operator’s undertaking, especially those responsible for quality control and, in the case of public works contracts, those upon whom the contractor can call in order to carry out the work;
(d) a description of the technical facilities and measures used by the supplier or service provider for ensuring quality and the undertaking’s study and research facilities;
(e) where the products or services to be supplied are complex or, exceptionally, are required for a special purpose, a check carried out by the contracting authorities or on their behalf by a competent official body of the country in which the supplier or service provider is established, subject to that body’s agreement, on the production capacities of the supplier or the technical capacity of the service provider and, if necessary, on the means of study and research which are available to it and the quality control measures it will operate;
(f) the educational and professional qualifications of the service provider or contractor and/or those of the undertaking’s managerial staff and, in particular, those of the person or persons responsible for providing the services or managing the work;
(g) for public works contracts and public services contracts, and only in appropriate cases, an indication of the environmental management measures that the economic operator will be able to apply when performing the contract;
(h) a statement of the average annual manpower of the service provider or contractor and the number of managerial staff for the last 3 years;
(i) a statement of the tools, plant or technical equipment available to the service provider or contractor for carrying out the contract;
(j) an indication of the proportion of the contract which the services provider intends possibly to subcontract;
(k) with regard to the products to be supplied: (i) samples, descriptions and/or photographs, the authenticity of which must be certified if the contracting authority so requests; (ii) certificates drawn up by official quality control institutes or agencies of recognised competence attesting the conformity of products clearly identified by references to specifications or standards
As detailed in the pre-qualification questionnaire.
Section IV: Procedure
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:5.4.2012