Tender to Supply Jet Engines
The University of Sheffield is out to tender on behalf of the Faculty of Engineering for two turbofan engines for teaching and research purposes.
United Kingdom-Sheffield: Jet engines
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name, addresses and contact point(s)
University of Sheffield
Procurement Office, Arts Tower, Western Bank
For the attention of: Ms Y. Everitt
S10 2TN Sheffield
Telephone: +44 1142222173
General address of the contracting authority: www.in-tendhost.co.uk/sheffield
Address of the buyer profile: www.sheffield.ac.uk/procurement
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
I.4)Contract award on behalf of other contracting authorities
Section II: Object of the contract
II.1.1)Title attributed to the contract by the contracting authority:
II.1.2)Type of contract and location of works, place of delivery or of performance
Main site or location of works, place of delivery or of performance: University of Sheffield, Diamond Building.
NUTS code UKE32
II.1.3)Information about a public contract, a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system (DPS)
II.1.5)Short description of the contract or purchase(s)
Lot 1 — strip an rebuild engine,
Lot 2 — test engine and test bench.
Both engines are required of the same make and model and will fulfil different functions. The first engine is to be used for strip and rebuild exercises, and is therefore not required to be ignited. The second engine must be fully operational, capable of ignition, thrust in the range of 200daN-300daN, and sufficiently instrumented to enable monitoring, operation and experimentation using a separate test bench.
The closing date for return of tenders is Thursday 16.10.2014 at 12:00 (UK time).
The full technical specification can be found in the tender documentation which will be sent to you once you have expressed your interest.
II.1.6)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
34731400, 34740000, 38000000, 34731000
II.1.7)Information about Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
II.1.9)Information about variants
II.2.1)Total quantity or scope:
II.2.2)Information about options
II.3)Duration of the contract or time limit for completion
Information about lots
Lot No: 1 Lot title: Strip and rebuild engine
2)Common procurement vocabulary (CPV)
34731400, 38000000, 34731100, 34731500
3)Quantity or scope
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
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.2.1)Personal situation of economic operators, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.2.2)Economic and financial ability
As per tender documents.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.2.2)Information about electronic auction
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
Payable documents: no
IV.3.4)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
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
University of Sheffield, Department of Finance.
Persons authorised to be present at the opening of tenders: yes
Additional information about authorised persons and opening procedure: Authorised representative from the department of Finance (e-tender).
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.2)Information about European Union funds
This is a one stage EU procurement (open procedure). The Invitation to Tender can be downloaded by registering and expressing your interest on the University’s e-tendering system https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sheffield
Completed tenders must be returned through the same e-tendering system.
VI.4.2)Lodging of appeals
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: