Supply and Implementation of an Enterprise Wide Business Solution
Associated British Ports (ABP) intend to put in place one or more main contracts and/or consultancy appointments for a proposed ‘Enterprise Wide Business Solution’ (Business Solution) — to be supplied and implemented within ABP.
United Kingdom-London: IT services: consulting, software development, Internet and support
Contract notice – utilities
Section I: Contracting entity
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
Associated British Ports
Aldwych House, Aldwych
For the attention of: Ben Donald
WC2B 4HN London
General address of the contracting entity: http://www.abports.co.uk
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)
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting entity:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Service category No 7: Computer and related services
NUTS code UK
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s):
It is anticipated that a significant, core component of the Business Solution will be a modern, scalable, fully integrated corporate Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software system — working in conjunction with one or more specialist Port / Vessel / Terminal Management operational systems that will be capable of handling a wide variety of cargoes — and which, all taken together, will support a broad range of key ABP business processes.
ABP is seeking applications from suitable contractors and consultants who wish to be considered for inclusion on the tender list for the Business Solution and for the associated implementation, support and other consultancy services. ABP are interested in engaging with:
— Specialist software companies who own and implement their own software solutions.
— Established Implementation Partners who may have experience of implementing one or more software solutions from a major specialist software company.
— System Integrators who can provide a viable Business Solution.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
II.2.3)Information about renewals
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
Some candidates have already been selected (if appropriate under certain types of negotiated procedures): no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.3.5)Language(s) in which tenders or requests to participate may be drawn up
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: