Supply and delivery of a highway coring and laboratory testing service
Composition and purity testing and analysis services. Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council (BwDBC) is looking to award a Contract to supply and deliver a Highway Coring and Laboratory Testing Service for which suppliers are invited to tender.
United Kingdom-Blackburn: Highway maintenance work
Section I: Contracting authority
Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council
Town Hall, King William Street
For the attention of: Steven Oldham
BB1 7DY Blackburn
Telephone: +44 1254585636
Address of the buyer profile: www.blackburn.gov.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
Service category No 27: Other services
NUTS code UKD41
Duration of the framework agreement
Duration in years: 4
Estimated total value of purchases for the entire duration of the framework agreement
Estimated value excluding VAT: 360 000 GBP
The contract will be based on a standard range of services as detailed in this specification and associated pricing schedule. The Tenderer will supply the range of services as and when required, to the Council at the contract price.
1.1 Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council wishes to undertake a regular programme of highway coring works for utility reinstatements within the Council’s highway network. The purpose of this approach is to determine compliance with the requirements of the ‘Specification for the Reinstatement of Openings in Highways 1st, 2nd and 3rd Edition’, and the HAUC (UK) Advice Note No. 2012/01 (or any amendment thereof), and dependant on the actual completion date of the reinstatement.
45233139, 71631480, 71353000, 71610000
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
(a) A list of the works carried out over the past five 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 three 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.
(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.
(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.
(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 in the ITT.
Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
As stated in the ITT.
Section IV: Procedure
Payable documents: no
Section VI: Complementary information
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GO Reference: GO-201385-PRO-5011835.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:5.8.2013