Technical Design Support Contract

Technical Design Support Contract

Contract value:£10,000 – £113,000. HM Naval Base Clyde, DE&S.


Reference number: PROC13C12332

Deadline date:05/09/2012

This deadline is for… Deadline for Expression of Interest

Contract value:£10,000 – £113,000

Location where the contract is to be carried out: East Dunbartonshire, West Dunbartonshire and Helensburgh & Lomond East Dunbartonshire, West Dunbartonshire and Helensburgh & Lomond,

Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes

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

Name of the buying organisation: HM Naval Base Clyde, DE&S


Description of the contract

To provide Design Technical Support to Naval Base Design Department (NBDD) at HMNB Clyde for the following projects within the naval base: 1. Design Technical Support to develop a DCR for the installation of services (Demin water, Nitrogen and active effulent pipe) to support the use of an effluent barge that will be berthed at E Berth . 2.Design Technical Support to undertake a review of the exisiting Active Effluent pipe coming from E berth in order to establish that the current design meets best practible means. 3. Design Technical Support for the redesign of Filter F4 to allow the use of a 0.2 micron filter cartridge which allows air to pass through as part of the drying process within the REDF. 4. Design Technical Support to develop a DCR for the removal of redundant pipes and fittingd and the fitting of a pressure guage in the effluent discharge system within the REDF at HMNB Clyde. 5. Design Technical Support to undertake a review of existing Active Effluent pipe support system and advise if the supports can be modified to ensure they are not affected by a defect on the existing duct. The Design Technical Support shall operate in accordance with ISO 9001: 2008 and in accordance with the requirements of the Clyde Management System (CMS) at HMNB Clyde. The contractor shall comply and be fully conversant with the requirements of JSP 518 – Regulation of the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program and JSP 538 – Regulation of Nuclear Weapon Program and all NRPA documentation. MoD Naval Nuclear Safety Principles (NNSP) shall be applied in the design, operation and safety assessment of nuclear plant and facilites / utilites.




Classification of the contract

71356300 Technical support services


Additional information

Contract type: Services – 27

Is it a framework agreement? No

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: 01/10/2012 – 31/12/2012


Who to contact

Contact name DAVID RANKIN

Organisation name HM Naval Base Clyde, DE&S

Address DES NBCC CCM1B, Room 316, Lomond Building, HMNB Clyde, HELENSBURGH, G84 8HL

Telephone +0441436674321

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How to apply

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs).However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement,and the contract will be awarded on the basis of the most economically advantageous tender.