Tender for Biobank Central Database Hub

Tender for Biobank Central Database Hub

A consolidated biobank, both physically and virtually, will be expected to provide biological samples, clinical data and laboratory services to internal researchers, external researchers and the SMEs found in LBIH. In order to facilitate the release of samples, data and services it was necessary to propose the creation of a new I.T. structure that will bring the existing databases together.

United Kingdom-Liverpool: Software package and information systems

2014/S 149-267604

Contract notice

Supplies

Directive 2004/18/EC

Section I: Contracting authority

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

University of Liverpool
Procurement, Foundation Building, 765 Brownlow Hill
L69 7ZX Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM
E-mail: c.farrell@liv.ac.uk

Internet address(es):

Address of the buyer profile: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/liverpooluni/

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)

I.2)Type of the contracting authority

Other: Higher Education
I.3)Main activity
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities

Section II: Object of the contract

II.1)Description

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

Biobank Central Database Hub.

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

Supplies
Purchase

NUTS code UKD52

II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.4)Information on framework agreement

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

Software package and information systems. The University of Liverpool (with partial funding from European Regional Development Fund (ERDF)) is constructing a new building, Liverpool BioInnovation Hub (LBIH), which will house both University academics and staff, and also small medium enterprises (SMEs).
A consolidated biobank, both physically and virtually, will be expected to provide biological samples, clinical data and laboratory services to internal researchers, external researchers and the SMEs found in LBIH. In order to facilitate the release of samples, data and services it was necessary to propose the creation of a new I.T. structure that will bring the existing databases together. The new structure will allow external parties to interrogate the biobank holdings via a web catalogue.

II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)

48000000

II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
II.1.8)Lots
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2)Quantity or scope of the contract
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
II.2.2)Information about options
II.2.3)Information about renewals
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions relating to the contract
III.1.1)Deposits and guarantees required:
III.1.2)Main financing conditions and payment arrangements and/or reference to the relevant provisions governing them:
III.1.3)Legal form to be taken by the group of economic operators to whom the contract is to be awarded:
III.1.4)Other particular conditions
III.2)Conditions for participation
III.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
III.2.3)Technical capacity
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

Restricted
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
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

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

1.9.2014 – 12:00
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
IV.3.7)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.3.8)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about European Union funds

VI.3)Additional information

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.

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GO Reference: GO-201481-PRO-5887795

VI.4)Procedures for appeal

VI.4.1)Body responsible for appeal procedures

University of Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM

Body responsible for mediation procedures

University of Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM

VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals

VI.4.3)Service from which information about the lodging of appeals may be obtained

University of Liverpool
UNITED KINGDOM

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

1.8.2014