Tender for Collection and Delivery of Clinical Samples
NHSG laboratory department requires an efficient sample collection/delivery service.
United Kingdom-Aberdeen: Courier services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Postal address: Summerfield House, 2 Eday Road
NUTS code: UKM50 Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire
Postal code: AB15 6RE
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Theresa Umejiaku
Telephone: +44 3454566000
Main address: http://www.nhsgrampian.org
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA00200
I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Collection and Delivery of Clinical Samples
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
NHSG laboratory department requires an efficient sample collection/delivery service. This service is critical in getting samples to the labs to be tested in a very prompt, regimented way.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
NHS Grampian’s GP practices, Labs, hospitals, and other health centers.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The provision of a sample collection service from GP practices, health centres, and other collection points with deliveries to aberdeen royal infirmary laboratories, Dr Grays hospitals, and other locations.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
24 months optional renewal/extensions (1+1 years).
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Please see our ITT documents on PCS-Tender for more information. You can access PCS-Tender via this link https://www.publictendersscotland.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/esop/pts-host/public/pts/web/login.html
Project code: 17282
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
The provider should be well experienced in providing this type of service in a similar health board and should hold and be compliant with the necessary qualifications, licenses, and accreditations.
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
Account statement for the the last 3 financial years.
Credit checks will also be carried out on interested companies.
Employer’s (compulsory) liability: GBP 5 000 000.00
Public liability: GBP 10 000 000.00
Professional risk indemnity: GBP 5 000 000 000.00.
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
NHSS Terms and condition for services December 2018 will apply.
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
PCS Tender (online)
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Additional information and supporting documents will be available on PCS-Tender, project 17282.
The buyer is using PCS-Tender to conduct this ITT exercise. The project code is 17282. For more information see: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/info/InfoCentre.aspx?ID=2343
Postal address: Castle Street
Postal code: AB10 1WP
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1224657200
Internet address: https://www.scotcourts.gov.uk/the-courts/court-locations/aberdeen-sheriff-court-and-justice-of-the-peace-court
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: