Specialist Support for Noise Testing and Compliance with Health and Safety Legislation

Specialist Support for Noise Testing and Compliance with Health and Safety Legislation

The Authority has a requirement for the provision of an enabling contract with the Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) to provide occupational noise advice and guidance.

Reference number: DTECH/038

Deadline date:09/10/2013

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£10,000 – £113,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: Bristol, City of Bristol, City of,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? No

Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No

Name of the buying organisation: Director Technical, DE&S

 

Description of the contract

The Authority has a requirement for the provision of an enabling contract with the Health and Safety Laboratory (HSL) to provide occupational noise advice and guidance, including noise measurement, risk assessment, data analysis and recommendations for hearing protection, and validating the evidence of previous measurements or other risk assessments. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) are responsible for the relevant legislation in this field, and utilise the expertise of the HSL to support the delivery of the legislation and guidance. HSL support the HSE particularly in regard to the Control of Noise at Work Regulations advice and guidance, and are therefore HSL are the only relevant authority who can provide the Authority with the independent technical support necessary to validate the noise measurement and analysis methodology and provide guidance to ensure the regulations are complied with by the Authority. SINGLE SOURCE: This notice is not a request for expressions of interest so please do not apply to be invited to tender. This notice advises that the Authority has decided to negotiate a contract with the named supplier on a single source basis, and is published for reasons of transparency. If you are interested in becoming a sub-contractor for this requirement, you should apply directly to the supplier named above.

 

Documents

Classification of the contract

71317200 Health and safety services

 

Additional information

Contract type: Services – 25

Is it a framework agreement? Yes

Is this contract related to a programme of funding? No

Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents

Estimated length of contract: 31/10/2013 – 31/03/2016

 

Who to contact

Contact name Ian Poots

Organisation name Director Technical, DE&S

Address DTECH, Elm 1.c, #4130, MOD Abbey Wood, Bristol, BS34 8JH

Telephone 03067985453

Extension number:

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How to apply

SINGLE SOURCE: This notice is not a request for expressions of interest so please do not apply to be invited to tender. This notice advises that the Authority has decided to negotiate a contract with the named supplier on a single source basis, and is published for reasons of transparency. If you are interested in becoming a sub-contractor for this requirement, you should apply directly to the supplier named above. Response Address: