Supply of Explosives to Locations throughout Scotland

Supply of Explosives to Locations throughout Scotland

Packaged Detonator Sensitive Explosives UN 0241 Type E Cartridges 90 mm x 4 kg; Packaged Detonator Sensitive Explosives UN 0241 Type E Cartridges 80 mm x 4 kg; Cast Primer UN 0042 Class 1.1D 150 gm; Cast Primer UN 0042 Class 1.1D 450 gm.

United Kingdom-Inverness: Explosives

2014/S 227-400619

Contract notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

Forestry Commission
1 Highlander Way
For the attention of: Aileen Macintosh
IV27GB Inverness
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 3000676000
E-mail: fesho.reception@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Internet address(es):

Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA11322

Further information can be obtained from: Forestry Commission
1 Highlander Way
IV2 7GB Inverness
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 3000676000
E-mail: fesho.reception@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Specifications and additional documents (including documents for competitive dialogue and a dynamic purchasing system) can be obtained from: Forestry Commission
1 Highlander Way
IV27GB
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 3000676000
E-mail: fesho.reception@forestry.gsi.gov.uk
Internet address: http://www.forestry.gov.uk/website/forestry.nsf/byunique/infd-7nrksm

Tenders or requests to participate must be sent to: Forestry Commission Scotland
1 Highlander Way
For the attention of: Aileen Macintosh
IV2 7GB
UNITED KINGDOM
Telephone: +44 3000676000

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.3)Main activity

Other: Forestry

I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

The contracting authority is purchasing on behalf of other contracting authorities: no

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:

Supply of Explosives to Locations throughout Scotland.

II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance

Supplies
Purchase
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: Scotland wide.

NUTS code UKM

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

The notice involves a public contract
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

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

The successful bidder must be able to deliver all of the following goods to locations throughout Scotland as required (including island deliveries):
Item Type/Size:
Packaged Detonator Sensitive Explosives UN 0241 Type E Cartridges 90 mm x 4 kg;
Packaged Detonator Sensitive Explosives UN 0241 Type E Cartridges 80 mm x 4 kg;
Cast Primer UN 0042 Class 1.1D 150 gm;
Cast Primer UN 0042 Class 1.1D 450 gm;
Cast Primer UN 0042 Class 1.1D 500 gm;
Down hole Detonators 475 ms / 500 ms x 6.0 m;
UN 0360 Class 1.1B 475 ms / 500 ms x 7.5 m;
475 ms / 500 ms x 9.0 m;
475 ms / 500 ms x 12.0 m;
475 ms / 500 ms x 15.0 m;
475 ms / 500 ms x 18.0 m;
475 ms / 500 ms x 21.0 m;
475 ms / 500 ms x 30.0 m;
Non-Electric Surface Connectors 17 ms x 6.0 m;
UN 0360 Class 1.1B 17 ms x 9.0 m;
25 ms x 6.0 m;
25 ms x 9.0 m;
42 ms x 6.0 m;
42 ms x 9.0 m;
67 ms x 6.0 m;
Instantaneous Electric Detonators 3.0 m;
UN 0030 Class 1.1B;
Bulk Emulsion UN3375 70/30;
Bulk Emulsion UN3375 75/25;
Bulk Emulsion UN3375 80/20;
Bulk Emulsion UN3375 100;
Shot-firing Cable Roll 100 m;
Sure-fire Lead line 100 m;
Sure-fire Lead line 200 m.
During the life of the contract the FC may add ore remove items as required. The successful supplier will be able to submit a price for any new goods which the FC requires during the contract term.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

24600000, 24610000

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

The contract is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA): yes

II.1.8)Lots

This contract is divided into lots: no

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:

Estimated value excluding VAT: 3 000 000 GBP

II.2.2)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.3)Information about renewals

This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Duration in months: 48 (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:

All minimum requirements are identified in the ITT.

III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:

Delivery Payment.

III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:

All minimum requirements are identified in the ITT.

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: All minimum requirements are identified in the ITT.

III.2.2)Economic and financial ability

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required: All minimum requirements are identified in the ITT.

III.2.3)Technical capacity

Minimum level(s) of standards possibly required:
All minimum requirements are identified in the ITT.
III.2.4)Information about reserved contracts
III.3)Conditions specific to services contracts
III.3.1)Information about a particular profession
III.3.2)Staff responsible for the execution of the service

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Type of procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open
IV.1.2)Limitations on the number of operators who will be invited to tender or to participate
IV.1.3)Reduction of the number of operators during the negotiation or dialogue
IV.2)Award criteria

IV.2.1)Award criteria

The most economically advantageous tender in terms of the criteria stated in the specifications, in the invitation to tender or to negotiate or in the descriptive document

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

IV.3.3)Conditions for obtaining specifications and additional documents or descriptive document

Time limit for receipt of requests for documents or for accessing documents: 21.1.2015

IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

28.1.2015 – 13:00
IV.3.5)Date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.3.6)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up

English.

IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published: 2019.
VI.2)Information about European Union funds

VI.3)Additional information

To download the tender documentation please follow the link below and ensure you email the contact identified to ensure your made aware of all questions and answers raised during the tender process:

http://www.forestry.gov.uk/website/forestry.nsf/byunique/infd-7nrksm

(SC Ref:327617).

VI.4)Procedures for appeal

VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

Head of Procurement
231 Corstorphine Road
Edinburgh
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: procurement.services@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

Precise information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals: The Forestry Commission will incorporate a minimum of 10 days standstill period prior to the award of the contract in line with the Public Contract Scotland Regulations 2012.
VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

24.11.2014