Supply of Power Tools to ESPO

Supply of Power Tools to ESPO

ESPO wish to establish, by means of a competitive tender exercise a national framework for the provision of portable power tools for delivery to individual eligible establishments.

REFERENCE 131_14

131_14 Supply of Power Tools
Awarding body ESPO

EST. VALUE

£1,600,000

EST. START DATE: 02/02/2015
EST. END DATE: 01/02/2017

Description

ESPO wish to establish, by means of a competitive tender exercise a national framework for the provision of portable power tools for delivery to individual eligible establishments.
Tenderers are invited to supply a wide range of power tools to include, but not limited to, drills, circular saws, orbital sanders, angle grinders, jigsaws, hedge trimmers, petrol blowers, lawnmowers and portable generators.
An eAuction process may be used to award subsequent call off contracts following the reopening of competition among the parties to the Framework Agreement.
Whilst initially for use by local authorities served by ESPO (see www.espo.org for further details), being a Central Purchasing Body as defined by the EU Combined Procurement Directive 2004/18/EC, the Framework Agreement may also be open for use by the following classifications of user throughout all administrative regions of the UK: Local Authority Councils; Educational Establishments (including Academies); Central Government Departments and their Agencies; Police, Fire & Rescue and Coastguard Emergency Services; NHS and HSC Bodies, including Ambulance Services; Registered Charities; Registered Social Landlords; Full details of the classification of end user establishments and geographical areas is available on: http://www.espo.org/About-us-%281%29/FAQs/Legal
In order to express an interest in tendering for this opportunity and obtaining tender documents and/or requesting any further information, please see details below and please ensure you refer to instructions and guidance available: (a) Go to www.eastmidstenders.org, (b) If you are not already registered) Register your company by selecting the ‘Register’ box on the top of the home page, (c) Once registered visit the home page and search for the tender 131_14 Supply of Power Tools, by selecting ‘View Opportunities’, (d) Express an interest by selecting the ‘Register Interest’ box at the bottom of the screen. You should receive a notification email confirming your expression of interest, (e) Once fully registered, you should download the tender from the website, (f) If you have any query regarding the content or require further information, please use the discussion tools provided within the website. If you experience any problems with registration or expression of interest, please refer any queries on Portal operation to support@due-north.com or telephone +44 1670597136.

Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Open Tender
Option to extend The framework agreement / contract has the option to extend for up to a further 24 months. The total estimated values include the option period.
Estimated ValueTEXT DESCRIPTION The value for participation by the wider public sector cannot be calculated accurately or guaranteed – but a range of £1200000 (the estimated potential value based on known participating establishments) to £1600000 is incorporated – includes the extension
Category Tools & Equipment,
CPV codes 43000000, 31000000, 16000000,
Suitable for SME YES

DOCUMENT AVAILABLE UNTIL

10 December 2014

about 1 month

SUBMISSION RETURN BY

10 December 2014

about 1 month

EXTEND CONTRACT OPTIONS:

The framework agreement / contract has the option to extend for up to a further 24 months. The total estimated values include the option period.

CONTACT DETAILS

ESPO
tenders@espo.org
0116 265 7928