Tender for Scientific Services

Tender for Scientific Services

Provide scientific services, including advice, testing, analysis.

United Kingdom-London: Technical testing, analysis and consultancy services

2019/S 020-043603

Contract notice


Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

London Fire Commissioner
169 Union Street
United Kingdom
Contact person: Anouska Herman
Telephone: +44 85551200
E-mail: ANOUSKA.HERMAN@london-fire.gov.uk
NUTS code: UKI

Internet address(es):

Main address: http://www.london-fire.gov.uk

Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/ctm/Company/CompanyInformation/Index/33133

I.2)Information about joint procurement

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=27083&B=BLUELIGHT
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=27083&B=BLUELIGHT
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address
I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Other type: Fire and Rescue Service
I.5)Main activity

Public order and safety

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Scientific Services

Reference number: 6363/18
II.1.2)Main CPV code

II.1.3)Type of contract

II.1.4)Short description:

The provision of scientific services, including advice, testing, analysis, consultancy and support services.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 6 000 000.00 GBP
II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKI
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The provision of scientific services, including advice, testing, analysis, consultancy and support services.

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: 6 000 000.00 GBP
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 60
This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited

Maximum number: 5
II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no
II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues
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

Bidders are required to register and express their interest through the Bluelight portal (https://bluelight.eu-supply.com). It is free to register and bidders should receive notification of their registration within 48 hours. Please be aware emails from the portal may be quarantined by email filters.

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:

Details are provided in the supplier questionnaire.

III.1.2)Economic and financial standing

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability

Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Restricted procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 25/02/2019
Local time: 17:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

Date: 04/03/2019
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

Duration in months: 9 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic invoicing will be accepted
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review
VI.4.1)Review body

High Court of England and Wales
Royal Court of Justice
United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2079477354

Internet address: http://www.justice.gov.uk/

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

Precise Information on deadline(s) for lodging appeals. Proceedings may not be brought unless the economic operator bringing the proceedings has informed the Contracting Authority of the breach or anticipated breach of duty owed to it by the Contracting Authority and of its intention to bring proceedings and unless those proceedings are brought promptly, and in any event within 3 months from the date when the grounds for the bringing of proceedings first arise, unless the court considers that there is good reason for extending the period within which proceedings can be brought.

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: