Tender for Collection and Disposal of Portable and Non-Portable Batteries

Tender for Collection and Disposal of Portable and Non-Portable Batteries

A service to be provided by the contractor to manage the collection and disposal of portable and non-portable batteries within Great Britain excluding Northern Ireland.

United Kingdom-Bicester: Toxic waste disposal services except radioactive waste and contaminated soil

2020/S 234-579016

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Defence Equipment Sales Authority
Postal address: Commercial, Building C16, C Site, Arncott
Town: Bicester
NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Postal code: OX25 2LD
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Victoria Caine
E-mail: DESLD-DESA-Commercial@mod.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 3001538926
Internet address(es):
Main address: http://defenceintranet.diif.r.mil.uk/Organisations/Orgs/DES/Organisations/Orgs/COMLand/LogDel/Pages/DESA

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: www.contracts.mod.uk
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Ministry or any other national or federal authority, including their regional or local subdivisions

I.5)Main activity

Defence

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Collection and Disposal of Portable and Non-Portable Batteries

 

Reference number: 701161395

II.1.2)Main CPV code

90523000 Toxic waste disposal services except radioactive waste and contaminated soil – FC01

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

The Collection and Disposal of Portable and Non Portable Batteries in Great Britain.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 1 335 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK UNITED KINGDOM
Main site or place of performance:

UNITED KINGDOM.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

 

A service to be provided by the contractor to manage the collection and disposal of portable and non-portable batteries within Great Britain excluding Northern Ireland. The estimated amount of batteries for collection is 16 000 tonnes per annum, this figure is for guidance only. There is also a requirement for the contractor to provide suitable containers/packaging for the removal of batteries. This contract will have a duration of 7 years.

No business whatsoever is guaranteed under any resulting framework agreement or contract indeed there is no guarantee that any framework agreement or contract will be put in place in relation to this notice. No compensation, etc. will be paid if a tender or resulting framework agreement is withdrawn for any reason. Bidders should take part in this process only on the basis that they full understand and accept this position.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 1 335 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Start: 01/06/2021
End: 31/05/2028
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation

III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers

List and brief description of conditions:

As per the ITT.

 

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

List and brief description of selection criteria:

Contractor financial standings are to be reviewed as part of the SAQ.

 

III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure

IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with a single operator
In the case of framework agreements, provide justification for any duration exceeding 4 years:

To ensure effective competition

 

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 20/01/2021
Local time: 10:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English

IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

Duration in months: 6 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 20/01/2021
Local time: 10:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes
Estimated timing for further notices to be published:

2027.

 

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used

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. The authority reserves the right to amend any condition related to security of information to reflect any changes in national law or government policy. If any contract documents are accompanied by instructions on safeguarding classified information (e.g. a Security Aspects Letter), the authority reserves the right to amend the terms of these instructions to reflect any changes in national law or government policy, whether in respect of the applicable protective marking scheme, specific protective markings given, the aspects to which any protective marking applies, or otherwise. The link below to the Gov.uk website provides information on the Government Security Classification.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/government-security-classifications

Advertising regime OJEU: this contract opportunity is published in the Official Journal of the European Union (OJEU), the MoD Defence Contracts Bulletin and www.contracts.mod.uk

The cyber risk profile for this requirement identified by the cyber risk assessment is low (Reference — RAR-U63JE6X6). All interested parties must ensure they complete the cyber risk assessment as part of the SAQ.

Tenderers are encouraged to provide contact information for the individual who will be responsible for uploading the tender to Award® as early as possible, so that login details can be provided. The following details are required: company name, individual point of contact name and email address should be sent to the Commercial Officer as shown in section 1. This information must be sent to the authority by 8 January 2021.

Suppliers must read through this set of instructions and follow the process to respond to this opportunity.

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Go reference: GO-20201126-DCB-17423616

 

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: Defence Equipment Sales Authority
Postal address: Commercial, C 16, C Site, Arncott
Town: Bicester
Postal code: OX25 2LD
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: DESLD-DESA-Commercial@mod.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 3001538926

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

Official name: Defence Equipment Sales Authority
Postal address: Commercial, C 16, C Site, Arncott
Town: Bicester
Postal code: OX25 2LD
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: DESLD-DESA-Commercial@mod.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 3001538926

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

Official name: Defence Equipment Sales Authority
Postal address: Commercial, C 16, C Site, Arncott
Town: Bicester
Postal code: OX25 2LD
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: DESLD-DESA-Commercial@mod.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 3001538926

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

26/11/2020